Tag Archives: Pittsburgh Steelers
The Pittsburgh Steelers somewhat unexpectedly won the AFC championship last year for the third time in the last six seasons. But the last couple of times Pittsburgh has played as the defending champs things haven’t gone too well. Last year …
The 2011 NFL Draft is right around the corner, and here at Bang the Book, we’ve got all of the team needs for the AFC North squads drawn up in preparation for the draft. Baltimore Ravens Draft Choices: 26, 58, …
The NFL labor situation aside, plans for the 2011 season are underway and that includes the release of ‘futures’ lines by the various sportsbooks that provide the odds for all 32 teams in relation to their chance to win next …
The Green Bay Packers are the favored team on the Super Bowl XLV odds this year, and for good reason. There are a number of different players that have really helped bring this team to the Promised Land, but there are five that we are keying in on that can lead them all the way through it to take down the Lombardi Trophy. Check out the five guys that we are keying in on in Super Bowl betting action this week!
Should the Pittsburgh Steelers really complete the "Stairway to Seven" this year and clinch Super Bowl XLV, they are going to need a few key players to step up and make a huge impact. Here is the list of the Top 5 men in black and gold that we think are going to be pivotal for the Steelers to beat the Super Bowl XLV odds.
The Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers are just days away from kicking it off in Super Bowl betting action this year. Neither of these franchises are strangers to the biggest game of the campaign, especially in black and gold, where they have two rings over the course of the last six seasons. But which team really has the upper hand in terms of history in this one? Check out some more Super Bowl betting analysis for the big one on Sunday!
It’s not just the Super Bowl odds that we are analyzing here at Bang the Book, but the Super Bowl ‘total’ as well. This season, there were certainly a ton more games that went past the number than stayed below it, and that trend has held true through the playoffs as well. But will it hold true in Super Bowl XLV between the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers?
Any time you look at an NFL betting line, you know that there are always going to be trends that are on the side of both teams. Super Bowl XLV betting action is no different, as the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Green Bay Packers are both red hot right now and have a lot of trends going in their corners to support betting on them in the biggest game of the year. Check out the comprehensive list of all of the best Super Bowl trends that we have to note for the big game this year!
Quite often, it isn't the offense or the defense, but the special teams and coaching that end up deciding games like this Super Bowl betting affair. These two teams are matched so very closely, but the Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping that their special teams can give them a huge leg up on the Green Bay Packers. Check out our Super Bowl betting analysis of these two very crucial facets of the game.
Hits like this one that you see to the right have become a staple of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense. This is a unit that hits you in the mouth and doesn’t care that the league is going to place fins on it. Defensive Coordinator Dick LeBeau has put together a unit that ranked No. 2 in the league at 276.8 yards per game and No. 1 against the rush at 62.8 yards per game. The scoring average of 14.5 points per game was also tops in the league. Will this unit be able to have this sort of success against the Green Bay Packers in Super Bowl XLV, though? Check out our Super Bowl betting analysis of one of the scariest units in the league.