December 2016 | Steel City Underground

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Duel Opinions: Steelers/Browns Keys to the Game

Well, well, well... the Steelers are in the playoffs, and this game, against the 1-14 Cleveland Browns, may be one of the more challenging "keys to victory" than we've had all year. Wait, are you asking "why is that?" For starters (pun intended) several stars will be seeing limited action, ...

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Preview: Steelers to finish season like the preseason?

It’s Browns Week Nation! ….. Hello? Okay, yeah, it’s kind of an anti-climactic game, I admit. In fact, I did a podcast with Joe Kuzma earlier this week, and we talked briefly about how there really isn’t much to preview in this game – other than maybe who isn’t going ...

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Bold Predictions: Steelers vs. Browns

Well fans, it's the final week of the regular season! The Steelers have already secured the 3 seed in the playoffs, so the outcome of Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns doesn't matter for anything other than record and/or pride. (Because, Pittsburgh cannot "lose" their current postseason seeding.) With that ...

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Film Room: Unexpected players step up in Steelers victory

In last Sunday's win over the Baltimore Ravens, several lower draft picks and undrafted players made big contributions in the game. We detailed some of these players earlier this week, but now it's time to analyze what they did on film. Xavier Grimble Nearly the forgotten man on the tight ...

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Steelers Wide Receiver Demarcus Ayers

Film room: Demarcus Ayers flashes in Steelers debut

Demarcus Ayers made his Steelers debut on Sunday versus the Baltimore Ravens. Drafted in the 7th round of the 2016 NFL draft, at pick #229, nobody expected to see much this season from the 5'9 wide receiver. Many thought his primary impact, if any, would come from his return skills. ...

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