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Consistent pressure the key to more man coverage for the Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator reinforced the old football cliche that pressure and coverage must go together. He talked about the problems the Steelers’ had with so much zone coverage in 2016 and how it impacted the team, in particular against the New England Patriots. 344 more words

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Steelers Have Drafted Their Way From Old And Slow To Young, Fast Super Bowl Contenders

Do you Remember when Warren Sapp called the Steelers defense “old and slow”, and how offended everyone seemed to get over that statement? Do you also remember how rookies barely saw the field because of “how difficult” it was to grasp Dick LeBeau’s system? 671 more words


Does Brian Allen compare to Sean Davis? Keith Butler thinks so


The fifth-round choice of defensive back Brian Allen was something of a head-scratcher for the Pittsburgh Steelers. He’s a raw football player with incredible athleticism but limited experience. 277 more words

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Keith Butler highlight's T.J. Watt's competitiveness and intelligence as keys to success


The Pittsburgh Steelers spent half of their 2017 NFL draft on defensive players and defensive coordinator Keith Butler sat down with Missi Matthews of the team’s official site and discussed this year’s class including first-round pick T.J. 165 more words

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Steelers Sign DL Tyson Alualu

By: Zach Metkler, GZ Sports Report Writer

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After signing running back Knile Davis and cornerback Coty Sensabaugh within an hour on Monday, the Steelers continue to bring in free agents by signing former Jaguars defensive lineman Tyson Alualu to a 2-year deal. 310 more words


Positional Depth In Draft Matches Steelers Needs

The Pittsburgh Steelers couldn’t have scripted things any better for themselves, nor could a Hollywood screenwriter have done so either, when it comes to the their need’s pairing up so seamlessly with the depth of talent available at those positions in the May NFL Draft. 1,409 more words


Painfully True: Outcoached & Outplayed, Patriots Just Better

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – Over the next two weeks, in the run-up to Super Bowl LI, you’re going to hear an awful lot of platitudes about Bill Belichick, Tom Brady, and the New England Patriots. 691 more words