Monthly Archives: November 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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Welcome to the Jonathan Scott Era

Max Starks’ season is done. Jonathan Scott is now a starting left tackle in the NFL. If I had written that sentence during the preseason, I would have banged my head into a wall repeatedly. Now, I can at least … Continue reading

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Starks Out, Season Doomed … Now What?

We spend a lot of time talking about planning — whether it’s for the next opponent, the next free-agency signing period, the next draft, or next season. But football also involves a lot of luck. The Steelers had Ben Roethlisberger … Continue reading

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Starks Reportedly May Be Lost for Season; A Major Blow for Steelers

With an aging Pittsburgh team starting to lose key players due to injuries, a promising 2010 season thus far is beginning to look a lot more like 2007 and 2009, and that should scare the dickens out of Steeler fans. … Continue reading

Posted in 2010 steelers, Front Office, Offensive Line | 29 Comments

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 | 2 Comments

Analyzing the Steelers O-Line: Bengals, Week 9

In 2009, the Steelers lined up with Willie Colon starting at right tackle, Max Starks starting at left tackle, Justin Hartwig starting at center and Trai Essex at right guard for all 16 games. In fact, the only linemen to … Continue reading

Posted in 2010 steelers, O-Line Analysis, Offensive Line | Tagged | 6 Comments

Steelers Are 6-2 Again Under Tomlin, But Finish Will Depend on Health

Mike Tomlin is in his fourth season as head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers’ 27-21 win over the Bengals on Sunday night resulted in the fourth consecutive season where a Tomlin-coached team has opened the first-half of the … Continue reading

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Mike Tomlin Press Conference: The Talking Points, Patriots-Steelers

Mike Tomlin met with the media on Tuesday for his weekly press conference. Here are some of the talking points.

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The Problem With Franchising Kickers: They’re Wildly Inconsistent

The Pittsburgh Steelers don’t make many mistakes when it comes to personnel moves, so I typically try to give them the benefit of the doubt. When they placed the franchise tag on Jeff Reed this past summer, for example, I … Continue reading

Posted in 2010 steelers, Special Teams | Tagged | 7 Comments

Steelers Lounge Podcast #15: Steelers-Bengals Recap — Thanks (for Nothing), Skippy!

The Steelers are 6-2. So there’s that (please ignore the fact that Pittsburgh was 6-2 last year, too, before the wheels fell off). Anyway, we’re talking about all that happened Monday night because, well, it’s a podcast.

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