Monthly Archives: August 2011

Chattin’ Thread for the Week of Aug. 22

Consider this a thread for chattin’. Off you go…

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Alright, Who Wants Terrelle Pryor?

There were rumors when Michael Vick was released from prison two years ago. The same thing happened when Plaxico Burress got out of the joint this summer. And now, a day after Terrelle Pryor’s pro day, and in anticipation of … Continue reading

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Projecting the Steelers’ 53-Man Roster and Other Goodies (V 2.0)

There have only been two preseason games, but much has transpired since my initial 2011 Steelers’ roster projections were posted two weeks ago. The Steelers arguably now have the deepest receiving corps in the NFL after adding sure-handed veteran Jericho … Continue reading

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View From 522: Steelers vs. Eagles

Since Gretz is a season-ticket holder, he’s going to take a look at the debauchery and insanity that takes place in the Heinz Field stands after every home game he attends.

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #49: Eagles Recap — Dwayne Woodruff

That was slightly easier to watch than last week’s effort against the Redskins. Gretz and I talked on the previous podcast about everything we wanted to see the Steelers do against the Eagles and, well, I’m pretty sure it all … Continue reading

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And So Ends the Limas Era

On Monday, I called the Steelers 2008 second-round pick Lights Out Limas because it was only a matter of time before the team pulled the plug on that three-year misadventure. And Wednesday it was official: the Steelers released wide receiver … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Offensive Line: A Bad Week for Chris Scott But Don’t Give Up On Him Yet

Welcome back for another year of in-depth looks at the Steelers’ offensive line. As I do most years, I’m looking at tweaking how I do the line breakdowns, but for now, I’m going to focus much more on the players … Continue reading

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Are You There CBs? It’s Me Ryan

I don’t want to make too big a deal about this because, well, we’re one game into the preseason, and guys have been practicing a grand total of two weeks after no OTAs or minicamps. It shouldn’t be a surprise … Continue reading

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #48: Redskins Recap — Matt Cushing (!)

It’s another Steelers Lounge podcast. For the first time in our history (and almost certainly the last), we invoke the name of Matt Cushing. Congrats, No. 48, you sorta deserve it. Anyway, we talk about Friday night’s mostly no-show performance … Continue reading

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Chattin’ Thread for the Week of Aug. 15

(Note: Just in case it wasn’t obvious, feel free to use this as the Eagles-Steelers game thread, too.) One preseason game is in the books and I’m not sure how the Steelers could’ve looked worse. I’m not even talking about … Continue reading

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