Four play drive, touchdown off a turnover for the Packers. Again, earlier in the drive, the Packers anticipating blitz, block Troy Polamalu and get a big gain to Jordy Nelson. The Steelers then go to four-man rush and Rodgers hits seam route for the touchdown.
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The Packers are certainly eating their cake and having it, too. The Packers are using seven man protection via the play-action pass.
Posted: Sunday, February 6th, 2011 | Pat Kirwan Tags: Super Bowl XLV, Aaron Rodgers, B.J. Raji, Ben Roethlisberger, Brett Swain, Bryan Bulaga, Dom Capers, Doug Legursky, Eric Walden, Frank Zombo, Jonathan Scott, LaMarr Woodley, rashard mendenhall, Tony Hills, Trai Essex, Troy Polamalu
A few quick observations/concerns as we get ready for kickoff of Super Bowl XLV.
Posted: Saturday, February 5th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Super Bowl XLV, Aaron Rodgers, Ben Roethlisberger, Brett Favre, Don Majkowski, Jack Lambert, James Starks, Mean Joe Greene, Mel Blount, Troy Polamalu
The fans have arrived, and the crowds swelled on Saturday at the NFL Experience in anticipation for Super Bowl XLV. Thankfully the weather was cooperating and the fans seemed eager to take in all of the activities, mostly because people have been trapped in their rooms because of the snow.
Moments after Steelers safety Ryan Clark donned a wig, he immediately looked over at Troy Polamalu and asked, “Man, how do you do it (play with long hair)?”
Did the Madden cover curse strike again? With word of Drew Brees’ knee injury, it would appear so.
NFL Network analyst Rod Woodson made his name in the Steelers secondary, but won a Super Bowl title as a member of the Ravens. Who better to speak on the latest chapter of this storied of this rivalry?
Owen Marecic won the inaugural Paul Hornung Award, given to the most versatile college player in the country.
Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 | Brian Baldinger Tags: Four Downs, Brandon Jackson, Brian Baldinger, Chris Long, Dick LeBeau, Four Downs, Fred Robbins, Gary Gibson, Green Bay Packers, Gregg Williams, James Hall, John Kuhn, New Orleans Saints, Peyton Hillis, Pittsburgh Steelers, St. Louis Rams, Troy Polamalu
This week, Four Downs takes a inside look ahead at four of the matchups in Week 17 and what could be key factors.
As expected, Steelers safety Troy Polamalu will sit out Sunday’s game against the Jets with a strained right Achilles’ tendon and a sore calf. He didn’t practice all week and was listed as doubtful on Friday’s injury report.
Posted: Sunday, December 12th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Art Monk, Bill Belichick, Chuck Noll, Dan Marino, Darren McFadden, Don Meredith, Don Shula, Donovan McNabb, Drew Brees, Hines Ward, Jay Feeley, Joe Theismann, Joshua Cribbs, Leon Washington, Maurice Jones-Drew, Mike Holmgren, Mike Pruitt, Peyton Hillis, Rashad Jennings, Roddy White, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Steven Jackson, Terry Bradshaw, Tim Seder, Troy Polamalu
With an assist from the NFL Network research crew, here’s a look at some of the notable numbers and top performances of Week 14.
Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Andre Johnson, Billy Wade, Chris Burford, Devin Hester, Dwayne Bowe, Jacoby Ford, Jay Cutler, Jerry Rice, Jimmy Smith, Joe Haden, Leslie Frazier, Marshall Faulk, Matt Ryan, Mike Smith, Peyton Hillis, Roddy White, Sid Luckman, Troy Polamalu
With an assist from the NFL Network research desk and the crew at @NFLfootballinfo, here’s a look at the most notable numbers and performances from Sunday’s games in Week 12.
Steelers DE Brett Keisel has been ruled out of Sunday’s game with the Buffalo Bills. The team downgraded Keisel’s status to questionable with a calf injury Saturday.
Which NFL players would you most enjoy watching in their own reality show?
Steelers safety Troy Polamalu and his glorious hair joined NFL Network’s Stacey Dales for an interview Tuesday to discuss his view that the appeals process for league fines on hits needs to be more democratic, the return of QB Ben Roethlisberger and more.