Monthly Archives: August 2010

This Steelers’ Blog Bets the Post-Gazette Is Wrong on Predicting 8 LBs

In today’s Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, veteran reporter Gerry Dulac wrote point-blank that the Steelers will keep eight linebackers on its roster this fall, because that is the same number they kept last year. However, the Steelers kept nine linebackers the two … 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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Analyzing the Steelers O-Line: Lions, Preseason Week 1

After taking a look at the Steelers defense yesterday, here’s a look at some of the players who stood out (for good and bad) on the Steelers’ offense. I’m focusing entirely here on line play — it’s much easier to … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Last In and Out (Part 1)

Yesterday, I broke down my current projected Steelers’ 53-man opening day roster, with many extras, including the last 14 to be cut and the last 14 to make the team. Of course, we have only had one preseason game. These … 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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Is This The Year Dick LeBeau Gets Even or Even Better?

In most years, the Steelers keep 26-27 offensive players on their opening-day, 53-man roster to go with 23-24 defensive players and three special teams players. However, the defense looks to get even this year with at least 25 likely roster … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Steelers Defense Against the Lions

It’s been a long time since we had actual Steelers game tape to watch and re-watch. Here’s what I saw in studying the game with a focus on the defense. What’s great to see is that more and more diehard … Continue reading

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Projected 53-Man Final Roster After 1 Preseason Game And Other Goodies

With one preseason game in the books, here is the projected 53-man opening-day roster for the Steelers, predicted opening-day inactives, unlucky last 14 not to make the team, lucky last 14 clinging to a roster spot and the projected eight-man … 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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Pretty Sure Steelers Won’t Keep Dixon on Bench So He Doesn’t Improve, Whinge

This is sort of like shooting fish in a barrel, and maybe it signifies a tipping point in the whole “Well, I was leaning towards Byron but now I’m definitely on the Dennis bandwagon!” saga, but Sunday after “stud[ying] every … Continue reading

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