What lessons can the Steelers learn from this season’s playoff teams?

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's jersey hangs in the locker room before game day

Facing plenty of adversity, notably injuries to key players, the Pittsburgh Steelers gave the 2019 season a good run. Starting the season 1-4, the team went on an improbable 7-1 stretch before falling flat at the end of the season, losing their last three games. The end of the season was frustrating and heartbreaking as […]

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Ravens early exit from the playoffs mirrors “Tomlin haters” main bullet points

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin watches practice during the 2018 NFL regular season

If I had a nickel for every time I saw a so-called Steelers fan ask for Mike Tomlin to be fired I would be a rich man. Maybe a very rich man. I’m not sure what started the calls for Tomlin’s job this past season – one in which the head coach lost several players […]

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Steelers Throwback Thursday: Jerome Bettis inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Jerome Bettis

Steel City Underground presents “Steelers Throwback Thursday” featuring plays from recent seasons which you may have forgotten about! Now we’re “bringing them back!”

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Why the Bengals drafting Joe Burrow shouldn’t bother Steelers Nation: yet

LSU Quarterback Joe Burrow

With LSU winning the National Championship on Monday, the college football season is officially over. All eyes have turned in the direction of the NFL Draft: several months away speculation will continue to run rampant. Of course, the sure-fire number one pick appears to be LSU quarterback Joe Burrow, who set college football on fire […]

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The best Steelers trades of the last decade

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick (39) celebrates an interception against the San Francisco 49ers

With the dawn of a new decade, I thought it would be a good reflection to go back and look at some of the trades made by the Pittsburgh Steelers troughout the 2010’s. Initially, trades in the NFL weren’t commonplace. Contracts basically prohibited the easy flow of players between teams, but as the decade continued, […]

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