Joseph Cunningham

I am a current undergraduate journalism student at the University of Arizona. I am a California native but am all about Pittsburgh sports.

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Heartbreaking Loss in the Big Easy Spells Likely End for Steelers Playoff Hopes

In an absolute must-win game for the Pittsburgh Steelers, a sporadic amount of factors unfolded to their demise and resulted in a heartbreaking 31-28 loss to the New Orleans Saints. It had controversial penalty calls, long-yardage plays, and devastating turnovers – all of which went entirely against the Steelers. The Steelers entered the game 8-5-1 …

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Steelers Spotlight- Week 11

As we are officially passed the mid-way point of the regular season, it’s time to look at the progress of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Currently, the Steelers reign atop the AFC North at 6-2-1. Pittsburgh heads into Jacksonville this week riding a 5-game win streak. In the first few weeks of the season, the Steeler’s looked …

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Steelers Reality Check – Le’veon Bell

It’s coming down to the wire for Le’Veon Bell. His season-long holdout from participation with the Pittsburgh Steelers remains a factor for the All-Pro back’s future in the NFL. Despite his absence, however, James Conner is keeping the backfield alive and well on his own, putting together 146 yards and 2 touchdowns on 24 carries …

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Steelers Recap – Big Ben and the Art of the Game-Winning Drive

The Steelers narrowly edged out the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday 28-21 in a hard-nosed divisional battle in Bengal territory. For all four quarters, both teams were scoring back and forth trading leads seemingly almost every drive. In the end, however, Roethlisberger showed Pittsburgh fans a side of him that seemed to be lost from his character. …

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Struggling Offenses Clash in Pittsburgh

The Pittsburgh Steelers gear up for an NFC matchup at home this week versus the Atlanta Falcons. The Steelers are off to one of their worst starts in seemingly forever, holding down only one win in their four games thus far (1-2-1). Week to week the team has been nursing issues on both offense and …

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Steelers Week 3 – Buccaneers and Season

The Pittsburgh Steelers are heading into Tampa Bay week 3 nursing a handful of problems. The team is 0-1-1 after two not-so-impressive performances from the defense. Ben Roethlisberger, however, has proven that he still has the touch to throw downfield almost at will when the team needs it. The defense, on the other hand, can’t …

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Steelers: Offense Was Hot, Defense Was Not

The Pittsburgh Steelers fell short by just a score this past Sunday to the Kansas City Chiefs, with a final score of 42-37. It was all offense for both teams from start to finish, with the two quarterbacks combining for 10 touchdowns. The story of the game was the lack of defense. Ben Roethlisberger, after …

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Concerns for Steelers Defense Arise as They Head Home to Face Chiefs

The Steelers defense came out flying on Sunday, recording a total of seven sacks and an interception. TJ Watt went off with eight tackles and four sacks himself. Despite all that, however, they still couldn’t hold off the Browns. The front seven for the Steelers, obviously, is not necessarily the problem. All day they seemed …

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Pittsburgh Steelers Preseason Review

From starting position battles to rookie and coach debuts, the Steelers entered the preseason with a lot of names to keep an eye on.  Now at week 4, the Steelers find themselves at 2-1 with decent performances in each game. The big names haven’t seen much of the field – for obvious reasons – which …

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