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Steelers Newest CB DeMarcus Van **** Gunning To Impact Special Teams

He is the newest player on the roster of the Pittsburgh Steelers, and many fans think he is undrafted free agent safety Robert Golden because of the number that wears, but cornerback DeMarcus Van **** has made an impact on special teams in his first two games wearing the black and gold.

The former third round draft pick of the Oakland Raiders down...

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Behind The Steel GIFs: David Paulson’s Huge Special Teams Hit

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Steelers Fire Special Teams Coordinator Al Everest

The Steelers made a bit of a shocking move on Thursday, as today the team announced they have fired special teams coordinator Al Everest. He is replaced him with former assistant special teams coach Amos Jones. Everest, who held his position since 2010, presided over units that ranked in the bottom half of the NFL [...]...

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Former Special Teams Coach Al Everest Says Firing Was a “Shocker”

Former Steelers special teams coordinator Al Everest said his firing “was a shocker,” but he declined Friday to discuss why he and the team parted ways with only two preseason games remaining according to Alan Robinson of the Tribune-Review. “It was professional differences, and let’s leave it at that,” Everest said Friday. “It was ...

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Al Everest out as Steelers’ special teams coordinator


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In a curious move coming just two weeks before the start of the regular season, the Pittsburgh Steelers have made a change to their coaching staff. The Steelers have parted ways with special teams coordinator Al Everest, according to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports. There’s no word yet on what transpired to result in Everest…

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Antonio Brown: Staying with the Steelers is something special


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Antonio Brown’s new deal keeps him under contract to the Steelers through the 2017 season, and Brown thinks that’s just great. “It’s special,” Brown said at a press conference to announce his signing. “I’m with a unique organization as the Steelers. Knowing that I’m going to be around here for long-term, it’s s...

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Roethlisberger Sends Special Video Message To A Colorado Steelers Fan Fighting Cancer

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger recently sent a very special video message to a Steelers fan who lives in Brighton, Colorado that is battling breast cancer, according to his official website.

Word apparently got to Roethlisberger about the time that he was hosting his annual football camp in late June that Julia Pollock, 38, had...

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Steelers WR Antonio Brown: ‘Working With Todd Haley at OTAs and Minicamp Was Something Special’


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Chris Rainey Considered A ‘Special’ Player By Special Teams Coach Al Everest

So much has been made about what Chris Rainey, the Pittsburgh Steelers fifth round draft pick, can add on offense in his rookie season. It is not hard to see new offensive coordinator Todd Haley using him much like he used Dexter McCluster in Kansas City.

Rainey can be used as a pass catching running back out of the backfield and split out as wide receiver should the need arise. His name has been mentioned several times over the last four weeks as a player that has stood out in practices, mostly because of his speed.

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Curtis Brown Proved Worth On Special Teams As A Rookie


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Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Curtis Brown didn't see any snaps on the defensive side of the football as a rookie, but he did contribute quite a bit on special teams, a necessity for all young defensive players drafted by Pittsburgh.

Football Outsiders released their 2011 Special Teams Tackles Stats on Monday and Brown finished 11th on their list with 14 return tackles, of which 10 were regarded as stops. A stop, as defined by FO, is when a coverage player made it downfield to get a tackle (or assist) that stopped a return for less-than-average value. The stop rate for Brown was 71%.

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