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Coach Speak: 3 Takes from Mike Tomlin as Steelers Prepare for 49ers
September 16, 2015
Coach Speak

Coach Speak: 3 Takes from Mike Tomlin as Steelers Prepare for 49ers

Coach Mike Tomlin shares his takes as the Steelers prepare for the San Fan 49ers. Learning along the way: The Steelers have begun preparation for the San Francisco 49ers this week at Heinz Field, and in doing so players have talked about making adjustments and learning from mistakes that happened in the opening night loss to...

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Michael Vick Simulating Colin Kaepernick as Steelers Prep for 49ers
September 16, 2015
Game Reports

Michael Vick Simulating Colin Kaepernick as Steelers Prep for 49ers

Michael Vick, 35, gets to channel his former, faster self this week. Vick, who rewrote the book on running quarterbacks, will simulate San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense in preparation for the Steelers’ home opener against San Francisco on Sunday (1 p.m. ET). While...

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Former Steelers Great Alan Faneca Nominated for Hall of Fame
September 16, 2015
Pittsburgh Steelers

Former Steelers Great Alan Faneca Nominated for Hall of Fame

Guard Alan Faneca, who made seven of his nine Pro Bowls with the Steelers, joins a strong group of retired players eligible for the first time as candidates for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Among others on the ballot for the first time are quarterback Brett Favre, wide receiver Terrell Owens and safety Lawyer Milloy. Included...

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DeAngelo Williams a Viable Red Zone Option vs. 49ers
September 16, 2015
Game Reports

DeAngelo Williams a Viable Red Zone Option vs. 49ers

Mike Tomlin’s tone this week suggests he’s more than happy to give DeAngelo Williams a healthy dosage of carries in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Week 2 matchup against the San Francisco 49ers. Tomlin said he wasn’t surprised by Williams’ 21-carry, 127-yard performance in New England, because the play...

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Thing’s aren’t as Bad as You Think; Positives to Take Away From the Start of the Season
September 14, 2015
Pittsburgh Steelers

Thing’s aren’t as Bad as You Think; Positives to Take Away From the Start of the Season

I’m making this promise to my readers, I’m going to try and take my own advice and focus on the positive this season. It seems like every year we’re spending way too much time on some controversy or scandal. It’s honestly way too distracting and takes the fun out of the game. With that said, let’s focus on the good...

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