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Injuries delaying the Steelers' master plan on defense

One of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ most anticipated changes in 2017 is the addition of more man-coverage concepts on defense. It’s been a long time coming, but after several failed attempts to get past the New England Patriots back to the Super Bowl, the Steelers staff is going to do the unthinkable and change. 290 more words

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Lots of pressure on Keith Butler to turn this roster into a winning unit

The Pittsburgh Steelers have invested heavily in their defense. The front office has focused draft efforts over the last five drafts. Out of 10 total picks in the first two rounds of those drafts the Steelers have only drafted two offensive players. 284 more words

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The Return Of The "60 Minute Men"

It’s been 8 years since the Pittsburgh Steelers last celebrated a Super Bowl win, hoisting an NFL record sixth Lombardi Trophy, the last one with Dan Rooney leading the franchise. 692 more words

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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

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

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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

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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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