Category Archives: Postseason

Marshall Faulk: Not a Huge Believer in the Steelers

It’s too bad NFL.com just doesn’t have an entire section devoted to “Stupid Things Marshall Faulk Says” because it would make my job a lot easier. Instead, I spent 20 minutes perusing their video archives to unearth some recent nuggets … Continue reading

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #34: Super Bowl Bye Week — Andy Russell

It’s another podcast, y’all. We have a week off until the Super Bowl so JJ, Adam and I briefly discuss last season’s Packers-Steelers game; get to some reader mail; rail on Marshall Faulk; talk about Dougie Legursky, Maurkice Pouncey and … Continue reading

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Steelers Face Tough Calls on Super Bowl Dress Roster

Although NFL teams keep and fully pay 53 players on their regular rosters, only 46 are allowed to dress on gamedays, which includes an emergency No. 3 quarterback. Pittsburgh standout defensive end Aaron Smith (triceps) may return for his first … Continue reading

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Clever Arians Play Design Gave Steelers Key Touchdown

As we’ve seen in our comments over the past week and months (and years before SL came about), people love to questions Bruce Arians’ playcalling. There’s no doubt that he’s had some awful games (last year’s Browns loss, for example), … Continue reading

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View From 522: Jets vs. Steelers

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 #33: Jets-Steelers Recap — Merril Hoge

JJ mentions it all the time but it’s worth repeating here: we’re living in the golden age of Steelers football. It’s easy to forget that because we’re perpetually caught up in the moment. But with 13 days until the last … Continue reading

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Tomlin, Arians Learn from 2007 Jacksonville Playoff Loss

Pittsburgh jumped out to a huge early lead and then barely held on for a 24-19 win over the visiting Jets in the AFC Championship game Sunday. The Steelers needed two clutch passes from Ben Roethlisberger to run out the … Continue reading

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Steelers Start Fast, Limp Across Finish, Still Win

My son will be four years old in a few months and he still struggles to tell the difference between football and basketball. This is what happens when you blow by the television to play with Thomas and his many, … Continue reading

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AFC Championship Game: Jets-Steelers Thread

It all comes down to this. If you have any lingering doubts, here’s how my three-year-old explained it to me Friday, as I played “Renegade” for him (which he described as “a nice song”): “Go Steelers … just don’t wait … Continue reading

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Two More Wins and ’04-’10 Steelers Officially a Dynasty

In modern-era NFL history, any team with three Super Bowl wins within a decade gets classified as a dynasty. The Packers of the 60s (who get credit for the first two Super Bowl wins and three NFL titles in the … Continue reading

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