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By The Numbers: Ben vs. Eli

When pro football pundits sit around a table and discuss the game's greats, you often hear names like Montana, Marino, Brady, and Manning... well, not Eli Manning. In fact, the world salivated over the matchup of Tom Brady versus Peyton Manning over the last few seasons, but in those discussions, ...

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Film Room: Special teams sabotaged by celebration penalty

I honestly didn't think there would be another Special Teams Film Room feature this week, however, there were two plays that unfolded on Thanksgiving night which impacted the game. So here we go again, talking about kick returns, punts, and fakes! Antonio Brown penalty The inspiration of the headline: AB's ...

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Steelers wide receiver Eli Rogers

Film Room: Steelers offense makes it look easy in Indy

It is no secret that some of Steelers Nation was worried about the team's most recent game versus the Indianapolis Colts. The Colts have had their struggles all season long, and were without their starting quarterback, Andrew Luck. Normally, these would be considered good things for the opposing team. However, ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison

Film Room: How the Steelers defense dominated the Colts

First off, I hope all of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving with family and friends. There's plenty to be thankful for, especially after the Steelers beating the Colts 28-7. The score of this game could've been a lot closer after the final whistle, but the Steelers defense made sure to ...

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Road map for Steelers making the playoffs

The Steelers are in a tight race right now: along with the Ravens, both team sit at 6-5, with the Ravens currently holding a tie-breaking advantage with a head-to-head win. Though this season has been rocky, the Steelers still have a great chance of making the postseason. Let's take a ...

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Young, inexperienced Steelers defense starting to click

The Steelers defense has not been the prototypical Steelers defense for a long, long time. Years ago, Father Time caught up with many defenders (except James Harrison) and those players defected via free agency (Ryan Clark) or called it quits (Casey Hampton). The impact of those players, such as Troy ...

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Steelers defensive tackle Javon Hargrave sacks Patriots quarterback Tom Brady

Good, Bad & Ugly – Week 12 – Indianapolis Colts

It started off like it might be a thing of beauty. It wasn’t always pretty, but it was effective. The Steelers now sit at 6-5, and for the moment rule the AFC North, as it should be. That’s two road wins, both against lesser teams, and both at least moderately ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison

SCU week in review – November 27th

In case you missed it (or anything) the SCU week in review recaps all articles, videos, posts and more, shared via Steel City Underground's various platforms throughout the week. Podcasts Media How often do you get to say this?! #Steelers win TWICE this week! #herewego A photo posted by Steel City ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers WR Antonio Brown before an NFL game

Stats that stood out: Steelers vs. Colts

The Steelers continued their dominance of the Indianapolis Colts in front of a national Thanksgiving day audience. Here are some of the eye-popping numbers that stood out in the game. Stat of the week - 3 Antonio Brown set a single-game career-high with 3 touchdown catches. 3 It also marks three ...

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Snap counts for Steelers against Colts

The Steelers streak continues, winning their second straight road game, and improving their record to 6-5. In doing so, the snap totals are a bit skewed this time, as several starters got rest following the 28-7 route of the Colts. Yet, a few players saw upticks in their playing time, ...

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