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Steelers must be creative in providing snaps for linebackers

Steelers must be creative in providing snaps for linebackers

pittsburghlive.com Updated 6 hours ago
Dick LeBeau has a problem. It’s one of those good problems, though — far better than a more troubling one he had in September. “The ...
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  • Steelers notebook: Facing former team no benefit for Todd Haley

    Steelers notebook: Facing former team no benefit for Todd Haley

    post-gazette.com 7 hours ago
    When the Steelers played Kansas City in 2012, offensive coordinator Todd Haley knew plenty about the Chiefs and their personnel because he had been their head coach from 2009-11. But this season, after safety Eric Berry and linebacker Derrick Johnson we…
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  • On the Steelers: LB Timmons not getting recognition he deserves

    On the Steelers: LB Timmons not getting recognition he deserves

    post-gazette.com 7 hours ago
    Lawrence Timmons has the runaway lead in tackles on the Steelers, and that is OK with them as long as he tackles opponents. The problem arises when he takes down his teammates.
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  • Veteran tight end Miller’s blocking skill crucial to success to…

    Veteran tight end Miller’s blocking skill crucial to success to Steelers running game

    pittsburghlive.com 7 hours ago
    When it comes to the tight end position in today’s NFL, teams have a choice. Do you want a pass-catching playmaker or a run-blocking specialist? ...
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  • Steelers notebook: Chiefs pass rush to test Steelers

    Steelers notebook: Chiefs pass rush to test Steelers

    The Steelers got by during wins the past two weeks, not allowing any sacks while playing without starting right tackle Marcus Gilbert. The task won’t ...
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  • Can Shazier and Tuitt Take Steelers Defense To Another Level

    Can Shazier and Tuitt Take Steelers Defense To Another Level

    steelersgab.com 11 hours ago
    When Ryan Shazier and Stephon Tuitt were drafted in the first and second round of the 2014 NFL draft respectively, both were projected to be day-one starters shortly after they drafted. With the Pittsburgh Steelers in the midst of a playoff push, the qu…
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  • Ben Roethlisberger: 'Selfless' approach has taken Steelers offe…

    Ben Roethlisberger: 'Selfless' approach has taken Steelers offense to new heights

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said balance and selflessness have keyed the surge of an offense that leads the NFL in a number of categories, including total yards. “No one cares about setting records or being the guy. …
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  • QB Smith is chief concern for Steelers’ defense

    QB Smith is chief concern for Steelers’ defense

    pittsburghlive.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    On Sunday, the Steelers will face another agile, elusive quarterback who poses a threat both passing and running as they attempt to clinch a berth ...
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  • Steelers, young and old, thirst for opportunity to reach the po…

    Steelers, young and old, thirst for opportunity to reach the postseason

    pittsburghlive.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    With two games left on the schedule and the Steelers precariously holding onto one of the two wild-card spots in the AFC, what it’s like ...
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  • On the Steelers: No-huddle offense could return

    On the Steelers: No-huddle offense could return

    post-gazette.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    Remember how the Steelers planned to turn the no-huddle offense into perhaps their primary mode of transportation in 2014?
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  • Steelers notebook: Brown leads WRs in Pro Bowl voting, Bell 2nd…

    Steelers notebook: Brown leads WRs in Pro Bowl voting, Bell 2nd at RB

    pittsburghlive.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    NFL fans have spoken, and they like Antonio Brown and Le’Veon Bell. Brown, the league leader in catches and receiving yards, led wide receivers in ...
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  • Antonio Brown outproducing Chiefs' wide receivers

    Antonio Brown outproducing Chiefs' wide receivers

    ESPN.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown is on pace for 131 catches and 1,712 yards. To put that production into perspective consider that Brown also is on pace for more catches and receiving yards than the Kansas City Chiefs' wide …
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  • Steelers lookahead: Chiefs’ Charles injured but remains dangero…

    Steelers lookahead: Chiefs’ Charles injured but remains dangerous threat

    pittsburghlive.com steelersgab.com Dec 16 (2 days ago)
    Jamaal Charles has done just about everything for the Chiefs this year — run the ball (950 yards), catch passes (33) and score touchdowns (14). ...
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  • On the Steelers: No mystery in game plan for Chiefs

    On the Steelers: No mystery in game plan for Chiefs

    post-gazette.com ESPN.com Dec 16 (2 days ago)
    It is not like Mike Tomlin to reveal the game plan Tuesday to the public. But here goes:
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  • Steelers notebook: Tomlin unaware of mumps outbreak in NHL

    Steelers notebook: Tomlin unaware of mumps outbreak in NHL

    pittsburghlive.com ESPN.com Dec 16 (2 days ago)
    If the Steelers medical staff is worried at all with a possible outbreak of mumps within their locker room like that has hit the Penguins, ...
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  • William Gay is one away from pick-6 record

    William Gay is one away from pick-6 record

    profootballtalk.com Dec 16 (2 days ago)
    Steelers cornerback William Gay intercepted a Matt Ryan pass in Atlanta on Sunday and ran it back 52 yards for a touchdown, putting him within reach of an NFL record. That interception return for a touchdown was Gay’s third of the season. The all-time s…
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  • Young players embrace Steelers' playoff push

    Young players embrace Steelers' playoff push

    ESPN.com Dec 16 (2 days ago)
    PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Steelers are in a unique position for roughly half the players on their 53-man roster. They will play meaningful games in late December -- or at least ones where they don't need a ton of help to get in the playoffs. The Stee…
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  • Mike Tomlin: Looks 'positive' that Harrison, Taylor and Gilbert…

    Mike Tomlin: Looks 'positive' that Harrison, Taylor and Gilbert play Sunday

    ESPN.com post-gazette.com Dec 16 (3 days ago)
    PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Steelers are getting healthy as they make a push for an AFC North title and a return to the playoffs for the first time since 2011. Coach Mike Tomlin said it looks “positive” that outside linebacker James Harrison, right tac…
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  • Roethlisberger names Le’Veon Bell as an MVP candidate

    Roethlisberger names Le’Veon Bell as an MVP candidate

    profootballtalk.com Dec 16 (3 days ago)
    Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is having a good season, but it may have escaped notice in some quarters just how good a season. Bell has been overshadowed for much of the year by DeMarco Murray, who is widely regarded as the league’s top running bac…
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  • Here are three ways the Ravens can clinch Sunday

    Here are three ways the Ravens can clinch Sunday

    ESPN.com Dec 16 (3 days ago)
    The NFL announced three different scenarios in which the Baltimore Ravens can clinch Sunday: Ravens win at the Houston Texans; the Pittsburgh Steelers lose at home to the Kansas City Chiefs; and the Cincinnati Bengals lose at home to the Denver Broncos …
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  • Drew Brees: Let’s make sure we can handle success

    Drew Brees: Let’s make sure we can handle success

    profootballtalk.com Dec 16 (3 days ago)
    The last time the Saints moved into first place in the NFC South, they celebrated by losing three straight games at home. When they beat the Steelers on the road in Week 13, they celebrated by falling flat on their faces against the Panthers at home. Th…
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  • Video - Inside Edge: Chiefs-Steelers 01:22

    Inside Edge: Chiefs-Steelers

    Dec 18
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Kansas City at Pittsburgh.
  • Video - Steelers Have A Good Problem On Defense 04:42

    Steelers Have A Good Problem On Defense

    Dec 17
    ESPN Steelers reporter Scott Brown discusses a potential issue Pittsburgh may have on defense, which is getting enough snaps for everyone on a linebacking corps that is getting healthier.
  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: Chiefs-Steelers 00:45

    NFL Live Prediction: Chiefs-Steelers

    Dec 17
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Kansas City at Pittsburgh.
  • Video - Ryan Shazier May Be Needed To Neutralize Travis Kelce 01:10

    Ryan Shazier May Be Needed To Neutralize Travis Kelce

    Dec 16
    ESPN Steelers reporter Scott Brown discusses the possibility of extended duty for Ryan Shazier.

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