Monthly Archives: September 2010

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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Steelers Lounge Podcast #5: Steelers-Buccaneers Recap: We’re Livin’ in Charlie Batch’s World

Against all odds, the Steelers are 3-0. Here’s a podcast where we talk about it. And, yes, we think there’s a legitimate quarterback controversy now*. * No we don’t, but you know some people do. This is the world we live … Continue reading

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Video: Troy Polamalu Intercepts Passes When He’s on the Sidelines, Too

For the first time this season Troy Polamalu did not intercept a pass. Well, not one that counted, anyway. With the Steelers in complete control of Sunday’s game in Tampa Bay, Polamalu was taking in some of the fourth quarter … Continue reading

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Jason Worilds Tops Alonzo Jackson Already

Ryan has already handled the post-game wrapup, but here are a couple of stats that I found interesting: * Don’t compare Jason Worilds to Alonzo Jackson (something that Ryan Wilson did completely as a joke during the preseason, please remember, … Continue reading

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Steelers Unaffected by Heat, Administer Bucs Beatdown

If Charlie Batch was as durable as, say, Kurt Warner or Peyton Manning, you’d have to think he could have been a pretty good NFL quarterback, and his story might have been different. Instead, after a stint with the Lions … Continue reading

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Steelers vs. Buccaneers: Game Thread

Max Starks and Casey Hampton are back, but the Steelers will be without their second- and third-string quarterback. That’s right, it’s Charlie Batch’s first start since 2007.  On the upside, he’d be the first backup on most other teams.

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How the Steelers Shut Down Chris Johnson

Looking to kill time before kickoff? In addition to my duties at the Lounge, I am still posting over at FanHouse. Yesterday I broke down how the Steelers stopped Chris Johnson’s 100-yard streak. Check it out here.

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Is Dixon’s Injury Enough to Put Him on IR?

Dennis Dixon is expected to be out for six weeks after surgery for the knee injury he suffered in the Titans game. Assuming that timetable is accurate, he would likely be ready around Week 9 against the Bengals, which leaves … Continue reading

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Charlie Batch Has Been With the Steelers For a Long Ass Time

This topic came up during Steelers Lounge Podcast #4 (download it … NOW!), but we were discussing Charlie Batch’s career with the Steelers and how long he’s been a member of the team. He’s currently in his ninth season with … 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.

Posted in 2010 steelers | Tagged | 11 Comments