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 #2: Steelers-Titans Preview

We’re back for another podcast, this time JJ, Gretz and I preview the Titans game. For an indication of how seriously we take the Steelers, a conversation about a Week 2 matchup with Tennessee also, almost impossibly, touches on Kordell … Continue reading

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Cortland Finnegan Wants to Be as Dirty as Hines Ward

Defensive backs all over the NFL hate Hines Ward (voted the dirtiest player in the NFL last year) because he’s not afraid to do what every defensive back would do to him (or any other receiver) if given the chance: … Continue reading

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Time Machines & Steelers O-Line: What Could Have Been

Prior to this past April, “Please, for the love of god, draft an offensive linemen early” was the Steelers fans’ lament. I was reminded of that after reading Bob Costas’ comments on JJ’s most recent o-line analysis post. I think … 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: Falcons, Week 1

Pittsburgh’s offensive line was already considered the team’s weak link. And that was before Willie Colon or Max Starks were sitting on the sideline. So how did the Steelers’ offensive line fare against the Falcons? Better than you may think.

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Dennis Dixon and Jumping to Conclusions

We don’t have a lot to evaluate when looking at the play of Dennis Dixon. He has, after all, appeared in just three NFL games, starting only two. The only things we can definitively say at this point: 1) He’s … 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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Jerome Bettis Now Eligible for Pro Football Hall of Fame, But May Have to Wait

Most of my friends are now married, with many flabbergasted that a strapping, gainfully-employed, middle-aged, bald man like myself remains single. My standard response to relationship questions for several years has been that I will marry the summer of Jerome … Continue reading

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Duct-Taping the Steelers Together Without Starks and Hampton

JJ mentioned this at the end of the Steelers Lounge podcast (subscribe now!), but it’s worth repeating: if somebody had told you that Pittsburgh would be 1-0 with their third-string quarterback under center and after losing their left tackle and … Continue reading

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