Monthly Archives: August 2013

Talkin’ Steelers: The Podcast That Wasn’t (But Here’s the 1,500-Word Transcript!)

This is not a good sign. A couple hours ago, JJ, Gretz and I put the finishing touches on what I think was one of our best podcasts. I did everything the same — Audio Hijack Pro, Skype, red light … Continue reading

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The Steelers Have Apparently ‘Shown No Interest or Curiosity’ in Analytics

David Fleming has a pretty interesting article over at ESPN.com this week that goes into great detail about the Jacksonville Jaguars and the way their new coaching staff and front office is going to utilize analytics in their efforts to … Continue reading

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Steelers-Redskins Chattin’ Thread

No word yet on Le’Veon Bell, but if he doesn’t play, fine. As Big Ben said last week, when it comes to injuries, he’s less concerned with the players behind him, than the five right in front of him. Fair … Continue reading

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Le’Veon Bell Wants to Play Monday Night

Rough day for the Steelers running backs. Isaac Redman got Deebo-ed by Larry Foote, and Le’Veon Bell aggravated a knee injury that kept him out of last week’s Giants game. But the rookie second-rounder, who very well could be the … Continue reading

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #76: Chris Hoke

It’s another Steelers Lounge Podcast — no, seriously… Yes, we know, 12 months off and now we have two podcasts in less than a week. We’re like that crazy girlfriend who disappears for long stretches but is never really ever … Continue reading

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View From 522: Steelers vs. Giants

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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Wex Talks to Keith Butler About Jarvis Jones

If you’re like me, you had no problem with the Steelers using the No. 17 pick in the April draft to replace James Harrison. By all accounts, Jarvis Jones was the SEC’s version of Deebo last season. There were questions … Continue reading

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Troy Explains What Happened on That Victor Cruz TD

There wasn’t much in the way of actual offense in Saturday’s Giants-Steelers preseason game, save a 57-yard pitch and catch between Eli Manning and Victor Cruz late in the first quarter. The kneejerk reaction was to blame Will Gay, who … Continue reading

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Real Winner From Giants-Steelers Preseason Game: No Injuries

Injuries. This is my main concern during preseason. Yes, I want to see the rookies, and the new-fangled zone-blocking offensive line, and Danny Smith try to fashion something out of a special teams that has been pretty dreadful over the … Continue reading

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #75: Joe Greene

It’s another Steelers Lounge Podcast — no, seriously… That’s right, your eyes do not deceive you — it’s a Steelers Lounge Podcast. After nearly 12 months off, we’re back. In episode 75, Adam, JJ and I talk about, well, everything. … Continue reading

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