Category Archives: 2010 steelers

Steelers Lounge Podcast #37: It’s the Offseason — Carnell Lake

It’s the first Steelers Lounge podcast of the offseason and we’re ignoring the impending labor strife because, well, denial is a big part of helping us get through the day. Anyway, we kick things off by talking about my post … Continue reading

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Lockout Would Be Awful, Could Aid 2011 Steelers

The NFL is currently the most popular sports league in U.S. history, coming off a record-breaking season in revenues and an epic Super Bowl between two storied franchises that was viewed by an estimated 111 million Americans.  Yet a possible … Continue reading

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SL Discussion Thread for Week of Feb. 14

Your thread to talk about … whatever you want.

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What Should the Steelers Do With Aaron Smith?

Aaron Smith has played 156 games over 12 years with the Pittsburgh Steelers since being selected in the fourth-round of the 1999 draft. He’s been a workhorse in their 3-4 defense and a vital cog in a system that requires … Continue reading

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #36: Steelers-Packers Recap — Jerome Bettis

It’s never fun recapping a loss but JJ’s known for two things: his zealotry towards offensive line analysis and his undying optimism. The former is great, obviously, but the latter sure comes in handy today. I’ll be honest: we ramble … Continue reading

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In the End, It’s All About the Journey (or Something)…

Shortly after Sunday’s game ended I made the comment that I was trying to balance the disappointment of the loss and the excitement of getting to see the Steelers play in another championship game. My dad made the point that … Continue reading

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Turnovers Seal the Deal: Packers Beat Steelers

There are no moral victories. Not for a team making their third Super Bowl appearance in six seasons. The Steelers, able to overcome a shaky first half and two turnovers in the AFC Divisional game against the Ravens, couldn’t do … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Game Thread: Steelers vs. Packers

This seems like the perfect time to summon all the Mike Tomlin-isms I can muster. Feel free to add your favorites in the comments.

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No Hall of Fame for Jerome Bettis, Dermontti Dawson

Ted wrote about it last September, and today, on the eve of the Steelers-Packers Super Bowl, it became a reality: Jerome Bettis will not be a part of the Hall of Fame class of 2011. Center Dermontti Dawson, who has … Continue reading

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Maurkice Pouncey, Aaron Smith Out For Super Bowl

In news that shouldn’t be much of a surprise at this point, center Maurkice Pouncey and defensive end Aaron Smith have been ruled out for Sunday’s game against Green Bay. That means Doug Legursky gets the start at center. As … Continue reading

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