Monthly Archives: October 2011

Steelers 38, Titans 17: Max Starks for MVP

Some quick thoughts on the Steelers 38-17 win over the Tennessee Titans…

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Titans-Steelers Chattin’ Thread

Here goes nothin’…

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This Is No Super Bowl Hangover; Sadly the 2011 Steelers Are Just Weak in the Trenches

Yes, the Steelers are 2-2 and the season is not lost, at least not yet. But most experts and fans will agree that record is misleading, because Pittsburgh was thoroughly and physically dominated by the two decent (not great) opponents … Continue reading

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A Diversion, Courtesy of Ike Urkel, Benstonium

So, yeah, no podcast today. Apologies, but babies and other obligations again take priority. To distract you, an homage to the Steelers through the prism of so-bad-it’s-good early-’90s sitcoms.

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Where We Go From Here

(Wanted to mention that Armageddon is upon us: I talked to Ray Rice yesterday for CBSSports.com. I asked him about facing the Titans and the Steelers, and what Tennessee might try to do against Pittsburgh. It’s the first segment and … Continue reading

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #56: Texans Recap – Ray Mansfield

So, yeah, that was a barrel of monkeys. It’s one thing for the offensive line to be in shambles — we’ve come to expect that. But when the defensive front seven gets so convincingly manhandled that any running back can … Continue reading

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Texans 17, Steelers 10: Pass Blocking Is Not Optional, and Some Concerning Numbers

I’m not at all surprised the Steelers are 2-2 at the one quarter mark of the season, so I don’t find the actual record to be that big of a deal. In fact, when the schedule came out I had … Continue reading

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Chattin’ Thread for the Week of Oct. 3

Feel free to discuss how your therapist is helping you through the latest Steelers debaclement…

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