Category Archives: Random Junk

Heinz Field Winter Classic 2011

(This isn’t a football post, but since the 2011 Winter Classic Involved Heinz Field and was hosted by the Steelers, we’re going to make it fit here. Hopefully you enjoy it.) I had the opportunity to cover the NHL Winter … Continue reading

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Wallace, Farrior and Timmons Were Not Pro Bowl Snubs

It was surprising to see only three Steelers players selected to the Pro Bowl. After all, this is a veteran, star-laden Pittsburgh team that sports an 11-4 record and one of the top five run defenses in NFL history. The … Continue reading

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What Steelers Related Gifts Did You Get This Holiday Season?

Now that Christmas (or Hanukkah, or Festivus, or whatever you may celebrate) is behind us, it’s time to share our Steelers related gifts with the rest of the class. Sort of like a cyber game of show and tell. I’ll … Continue reading

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Dreaming of and Rooting for Best Possible Playoff Draw for Steelers

The Steelers (11-4) have already clenched a playoff berth and are in excellent shape to be the AFC’s No. 2 seed, thus receiving an ultra-important bye in the wild-card round and a home game in the divisional round. However, the Patriots … Continue reading

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A Steelers Win and Ravens Loss Will Avoid Tiebreaker Chaos

The Steelers’ comeback victory at Baltimore two weeks ago put them in a commanding position to win the AFC North and claim the more important No. 2 seed in the AFC playoffs, thus securing a first-round bye. Most probable scenarios … Continue reading

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Fun With Jack Lambert On a Wednesday Afternoon

You never know what you’re going to find on YouTube, so to help pass the time on a lazy Wednesday afternoon (while we’re waiting for the game of the year) here’s some random fun with Jack Lambert, Myron Cope and … Continue reading

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Beat Buffalo Sunday and Steelers Fans Can Bank on Playoffs

Despite the two teams’ contrasting records, the Buffalo Bills (2-8) do pose a threat Sunday against the visiting Pittsburgh Steelers (7-3). In particular, Pittsburgh fans should be concerned about cerebral Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick and an under-rated Buffalo receiving corps … Continue reading

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Steelers Are 6-2 Again Under Tomlin, But Finish Will Depend on Health

Mike Tomlin is in his fourth season as head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers’ 27-21 win over the Bengals on Sunday night resulted in the fourth consecutive season where a Tomlin-coached team has opened the first-half of the … Continue reading

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The Definitive Kevin Colbert Draft Resource

While I agree with commenter JCRodriguez that we should be more focused on analyzing an upcoming game or a recently played game as opposed to the waiver claim of a fourth-round draft pick, or the draft in general, the bottom … Continue reading

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NFL Unveils Plan to Teach Defenders Proper Technique

I ranted, raved and arm-waved yesterday about all the double-talk coming from the NFL concerning player safety. Eighteen hours later and I’m over it. I’m now channeling my energies into truly noble endeavors: childish Photoshop hack jobs. (Added bonus: YouTubes … Continue reading

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