Monthly Archives: January 2012

Steelers Lounge Podcast #68: Bruce Arians and Free Agents

This is going to be a busy offseason. The organization got things rolling when Bruce Arians “retired” last week. We spend a good part of the podcast wondering what the end game is here, from the front office’s perspective, as … Continue reading

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Art Rooney Asserts His Authority

I have no idea what’s going on in Pittsburgh right now. For some god forsaken reason, team president Art Rooney wants the the Steelers to return to their roots (whatever that means), which apparently includes running the ball more more … Continue reading

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Who Replaces Arians if He Leaves Pittsburgh?

We’re filing this under “Be careful what you ask for,” right above “Don’t worry, Tommy Maddox will turn the Steelers into an awesome passing offense” and “Chad Scott and DeWayne Washington always play much better than they practice.” Gerry Dulac … Continue reading

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Steelers Have Some Decisions to Make

Almost six years ago (!), shortly after the Steelers and Bill Leavy beat the Seahawks in the Super Bowl, I wrote a post on HSS (remember that place?) about the impending free agents, and which ones the organization should target … Continue reading

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BA Stays but Same Problem Remains: Steelers Can’t Score

To all of you who are glad that Bruce Arians is likely staying with the Steelers, I would humbly like to submit the following question: Why can’t this offense score points? The Steelers are 19th in the league in total … Continue reading

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #67: Broncos Recap – Kimo von Oelhoffen

And so it ends, ingloriously at the hands of Timmy Tebow. In the Big Ben era, this loss ranks pretty low on the “I’m never getting over this” scale, although JJ and Adam feel differently (as I suspect, do you). … Continue reading

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Well That Was Definitely … Something

Let’s start with this: The Denver Broncos beat the Steelers at their own game on Sunday. Outside of Pittsburgh, hell, even still in Pittsburgh, there is this perception that the Steelers are a grind-it-out, three-yards-and-a-cloud-of-dust offense that hands the ball … Continue reading

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Deebo vs. Tebow Wild Card Game Thread

This truly is good vs. evil. And quite possibly Brady Quinn.

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #66: Broncos Preview – Alan Faneca

The Steelers are in the playoffs and as a lot of people suspected weeks ago, they’re facing the Broncos. Or as Lance William’s calls it on Steel Curtain Radio: Deebo vs. Tebow, Pray Hard, Prey Harder. And while Pittsburgh has … Continue reading

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Steelers-Browns Week 17 Chattin’ Thread

Let’s go Bills, let’s go Bengals, let’s go Steelers…

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