Monthly Archives: August 2010

Peter King Predicts Steelers Will Win Super Bowl

Good news for the optimists in the audience! Peter King, the top NFL writer for Sports Illustrated, is predicting the Pittsburgh Steelers will defeat the Green Bay Packers in this year’s Super Bowl. Time to celebrate. Bad news for the … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Offensive Line: Flozell Adams Takes a Big Step

There were enough ugly memories from the Steelers’ preseason Week 3 loss to the Broncos to keep Steelers fans worrying for weeks. But when I fired up the DVR and went back to rewatching the offensive line play, I  found … Continue reading

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Steelers Cut 5, Have Roster Down to 75 (Dwyer’s Still Alive Edition)

First, a fantastic quote from Ed Bouchette to get you in the mood: “I was there when someone asked Chuck Noll how difficult the final cuts would be. Noll answered that making the cuts would not be difficult, ‘stopping’ would … Continue reading

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Morning Links (and Daily Thread)…

A quick daily look at what’s happening around Steelers Nation. And consider this your open thread for discussing the days events and, well, anything else that comes to mind about the Black and Gold.

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Mike Wise Makes Up News To Prove a Point, Somehow Thinks It’s OK

For the second time in less than a week, there was a false report regarding a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers. After the Rashard Mendenhall “broken arm” news that came from Mark Madden on Friday, Mike Wise, a columnist for … Continue reading

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James Harrison Talks About Roughing Up Kyle Orton

On Sunday night James Harrison proved, once again, he is a menace to opposing quarterbacks, even when they’re not in the act of throwing the football. After picking up an apparent fumble — it was eventually ruled an incomplete pass … Continue reading

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Morning Links (and Daily Thread)…

I apologize, I didn’t get a chance to compile any links for today, so here’s a haphazardly thrown together daily discussion thread for your enjoyment… Start Charlie Batch!

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Random Thoughts: Steelers-Broncos Preseason Game (It’s All Yours, Byron!)

Scribblings from a game that finally settled the age-old question: Jesus loves Crezdon more than Tebow… Alright, let’s get right to it: Positives * Rashard Mendenhall not only looked great for a one-armed running back, he looked like a legit … Continue reading

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Just a Reminder…

Ben Roethlisberger’s stats for Game 3 of the 2005 preseason: C A Yds Int TD QB Rtg 6 15 57 1 0 23.5 You can now resume your regularly scheduled hand-wringing about the quarterback situation.

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Steelers vs. Broncos: Preseason Game 3 (and Daily Thread)

Well, it’s the third preseason game and that’s usually the one the starters play the most. We’re going to see some new faces out there with the first teams, including Maurkice Pouncey and Keenan Lewis, and perhaps even a little … Continue reading

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