1. Biggest Takeaways from Pittsburgh Steelers' Week 13 Win

    The Pittsburgh Steelers were in a must-win situation on Sunday night, hoping to remain in the running for an AFC playoff berth. And win they did, defeating the visiting Indianapolis Colts , 45-10...

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  2. Steelers Must Be Careful to Manage DeAngelo Williams' Workload Down the Stretch

    For the third time this season, Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams totaled over 100 rushing yards in a game, running for 134 yards on 26 carries in the team's 45-10 win over the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 5,353 reads 32 comments

  3. Mike Pettine's Job Security Nonexistent After Embarrassing Browns Loss

    Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine said "there are some positives to take" from the team's 37-3 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. If that's the case, it's not possible he watched the effort from his players...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 28,048 reads 214 comments

  4. Mike Pettine's QB Comments a Sign It's Roster-Evaluation Time for Browns

    That Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine named Austin Davis the team's starting quarterback for Week 13 against the Cincinnati Bengals is less interesting than how he explained making the decision...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 11,327 reads 81 comments

  5. Performance vs. Russell Wilson Means Steelers Must Worry About Matt Hasselbeck

    The Seattle Seahawks offense isn't known for being a pass-first, big-play throwing kind of team. But the way the Pittsburgh Steelers secondary has performed this year, that's how they looked in Week 12...

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  6. Cleveland Browns Week 13 Stock Report

    The Cleveland Browns are now 2-9 through 11 games after falling to the Baltimore Ravens in Week 12's Monday Night Football contest...

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  7. Pittsburgh Steelers Week 13 Stock Report

    The Pittsburgh Steelers dropped to 6-5 on the year with their Week 12 loss to the Seattle Seahawks . The loss was a big one—currently, the Steelers are the eighth-place team ...

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  8. Pittsburgh Steelers Should Consider Shaking Up Secondary

    It happened again. The Pittsburgh Steelers defense gave up a glut of passing yards. This time, it was to the Seattle Seahawks and their quarterback Russell Wilson...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 7,044 reads 69 comments

  9. Biggest Takeaways from Cleveland Browns' Week 12 Loss

    In Week 12, the Cleveland Browns played host to the Baltimore Ravens in a thoroughly winnable Monday Night Football contest...

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  10. Cleveland Browns Must Re-Sign Numerous in-House Free Agents

    The Cleveland Browns failed in free agency during this offseason in one major way: They failed to retain any of their own players...

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  11. Biggest Takeaways from Pittsburgh Steelers' Week 12 Loss

    The Pittsburgh Steelers fell to the Seattle Seahawks 39-30 in Week 12. But it was an exciting game, one that featured seven lead changes, which made it seem like just about anything was possible in terms of the outcome...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 5,652 reads 68 comments

  12. Austin Davis' Performance Means Browns' QB Depth Chart in Good Shape

    It was a heartbreaking, last-second loss for the Cleveland Browns in Week 12's Monday Night Football meeting with the Baltimore Ravens ...

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  13. Big Day vs. Seahawks Proves Markus Wheaton Still Has Value for Steelers

    Prior to Week 12, Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Markus Wheaton had mostly been an afterthought on his team's high-powered passing offense...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 3,882 reads 54 comments

  14. Johnny Manziel's Benching About a Breach of Trust, Not Partying

    When Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine named quarterback Johnny Manziel as the team's starter for the remainder of the season on Nov. 17, he essentially said to Manziel, "We trust you...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 24,022 reads 61 comments

  15. Pittsburgh Steelers Defense Could Be Spread Thin by Seahawks Offense

    Though the Seattle Seahawks are currently 5-5 on the season and not as formidable a foe as they were in the previous two seasons, in which they went to the Super Bowl and won once, ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 6,354 reads 16 comments

  16. Cleveland Browns Week 12 Stock Report

    The Cleveland Browns are coming off of their Week 11 bye preparing for a Monday Night Football contest against the three-win Baltimore Ravens...

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  17. Pittsburgh Steelers Week 12 Stock Report

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off their Week 11 bye rested and ready to make their push to reach the playoffs...

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  18. Cleveland Browns Need to Get Their Pass Rush in Order

    Defense was supposed to be a strength for the Cleveland Browns this year, but instead, it's been the team's most glaring weakness...

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  19. Where Has Markus Wheaton Gone and What Does It Mean for His Steelers Future?

    It seemed like 2015 would be Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Markus Wheaton 's time to shine. Given a dedicated role as the team's slot receiver in a high-powered, pass-heavy ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 16,607 reads 64 comments

  20. Once-Daunting Stretch of Steelers' Schedule Now Looking Easier

    When the NFL 's fixers put together the 2015 schedule in the spring, one thing jumped out immediately about the Pittsburgh Steelers ' 16-game slate: It was going to be tough, particularly the six games which follow the team's Week 11 bye...

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  21. Setting Realistic Expectations for Johnny Manziel's Tenure as Browns' Starter

    Next Monday night will not mark the first start that Johnny Manziel has made at quarterback for the Cleveland Browns, but it is the most important...

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  22. Healthy Mike Mitchell a Difference-Maker for Steelers' Defense

    Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell's first season with the team did not go so well. After building up a single-season reputation as a hard-hitting ball hawk for the Carolina ...

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  23. Can Switch to Johnny Manziel Save Browns Coach Mike Pettine's Job?

    There has been a longstanding belief that Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine has an aversion to starting quarterback Johnny Manziel over Josh McCown ...

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  24. Taking Stock of Cleveland Browns Ahead of Week 11 Bye

    It's Week 11 of the NFL season, which means the Cleveland Browns have a much-needed bye week. At 2-8 through 10 games, the week off gives the team a chance to regroup and try to turn its season around...

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  25. Taking Stock of Pittsburgh Steelers Ahead of Week 11 Bye

    The 6-4 Pittsburgh Steelers have a bye in Week 11, which is the perfect time for a playoff-contending team to rest, retool and prepare for the final six games of the season and beyond...

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