Monthly Archives: August 2010

Please Don’t Blame Jeff Reed for Crappy Coverage Teams

First, let me say that Jeff Reed can say or do pretty much anything he wants and I won’t care. As long as he makes game-winning field goals, he’s got license to take photos of his junk, wreck insolent Sheetz … Continue reading

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Youth Movement, Cont’d: Tomlin Talks Broncos

Mike Tomlin didn’t mention it during his Friday press conference, but Rashard Mendenhall is fine. Mark Madden reported otherwise on his radio show, but like most things that don’t involve greasy food and Hawaiian shirts, Tons-o-Fun was wrong. Suspending reality … Continue reading

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Rashard Mendenhall’s Arms Work … Both of Them

Between stuffing his face with bear claws and talking porn (seriously), chubby Pittsburgh radio personality Mark Madden announced on-air Friday afternoon that, according to reports, Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall had broken his arm and would miss 6-to-8 weeks (insidepghsports … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Steelers Tight Ends: Spaeth Keeps Surprising

To finish off my play-by-play analysis of the Steelers’ second preseason game, I took a look at the tight ends. As you would expect, I skipped right on past Heath Miller’s work–he’s really good, we all know that. But I … Continue reading

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The Curious Case of Brandon London

In his “Postcard” from Steelers’ camp, Sports Illustrated NFL insider Peter King dropped this tidbit: “Upstart camp guy Steelers are trying to find a spot for: wideout/special-teamer Brandon London, late of the Giants and Dolphins” To which, most Steelers fans … 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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We Have a Jonathan Dwyer Sighting

You know who’s been flying under the radar the past week or so? Jonathan Dwyer. Remember that guy? With the news of Maurkice’s ascendency, and Mork Florio’s absurd theory turning out true*, I lost track of Dwyer. Primarily because reports had … 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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Pouncey, Skippy, Keenan and 2.0

And so it begins. Maurkice Pouncey took the first-team reps today, effectively ending Justin Hartwig’s gig as the Steelers starting center. I haven’t been as down on Hartwig as other folks, but I admit that could have more to do … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Steeler Defensive Line: A Three-Way Race

Now that Pittsburgh has a franchise quarterback, now diehard fans can turn their attention to worrying about the line responsible for protecting him. But while we all spend time worrying about Flozell Adams’ feet and whether Justin Hartwig should make … Continue reading

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