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Football Outsiders: Adrian Peterson is overrated

The Minnesota Vikings plan to be a good running team in 2015.

Despite averaging just 2.97 yards per carry in the pre-season (ranking 28th in the NFL) Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner is convinced they will definitely be able to run the ball when the regular season opens and… 252 more words


Steelers have third-biggest reduction in injuries from 2013 to 2014

A three-win improvement from year-to-year can be attributed to many things, but the absence, or significant reduction, of injuries has to be one of the most common. 196 more words

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Three-Cone Drill Podcast: How the Book Sausage is Made

Rivers and Danny team up to give you a look behind the scenes in sports book writing as Football Outsiders Almanac 2015 bears down on us. 394 more words

Steelers turnaround from 2013 to 2014 can be attributed to fewer injuries

Fans questioned the practices of the Steelers’ trainers at this point last year.

The Steelers suffered one of the highest totals of games missed due to injury between 2012-13, according to data collected by Football Outsiders. 311 more words

Steelers Wire News

2015 Steelers schedule: Pittsburgh projected to finish 8-8

A looming suspension for Patriots QB Tom Brady has shaken up the projected standings in the AFC, as Football Outsiders have predicted the Miami Dolphins are set to not only push New England for a division crown, but compete for a Super Bowl.   336 more words

Steelers Wire News

Ben Roethlisberger misses long, not short, according to research

When Ben Roethlisberger misses a receiver, it’s long, not short. And of his misses, a larger percentage of them are short, compared to his peers. 356 more words

Steelers Wire News