Tag Archives: Pittsburgh Steelers

  • AUGUST 23RD, 2011

    2011 AFC Regular Season Win Total Odds

    The smell of football is back in the air as the NFL kicks-off the preseason this upcoming Thursday night. While most people are familiar with ‘futures’ odds for the Super Bowl and conference championships, another popular wager is on the ‘over/under’ for each team’s projected win total for the season. The following is a brief look at all 16 teams i.....

  • AUGUST 16TH, 2011

    Philadelphia Eagles at Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Preseason Pick

    Philadelphia Eagles at Pittsburgh Steelers (-3.5) by VietBetOver/Under: 34The battle for state bragging rights is on the line this Thursday night at Heinz Field when the Philadelphia Eagles take on the Pittsburgh Steelers in a Week 2 preseason contest. Kick-off is slated for 8:00 p.m. (ET) and the game will be broadcast nationally on FOX.Philad.....

  • AUGUST 16TH, 2011

    2011 Pittsburgh Steelers Team Preview and Prediction

    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 most sportsbooks sent the Steelers off at right around 5/2 to win the AFC North and 10/1 to win the AFC, with a regul.....

  • APRIL 27TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Draft Preview – AFC North Team Needs

    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, 90, 123, 164, 165, 180, 191, 225 Team Needs: QB, DL, OL, LB 2011 NFL Draft Analysis: Ozzie Newsome has made a name for himself as one of th.....

  • MARCH 29TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Futures – Odds to win the AFC

    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 season’s Super Bowl as well as their respective conference. Much of the rational that goes into setting these odds tends to focus.....

  • FEBRUARY 3RD, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Green Bay Packers Players to Watch

    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 .....

  • FEBRUARY 3RD, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Pittsburgh Steelers Players to Watch

    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 odds. Ben Roethlisberger: It almost goes witho.....

  • FEBRUARY 3RD, 2011

    Free Super Bowl XLV Picks: Analyzing the History of the Super Bowl

    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 histor.....

  • FEBRUARY 2ND, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Analyzing the Super Bowl Total

    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 Pittsburg.....

  • JANUARY 30TH, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Analyzing the Super Bowl ATS Trends

    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 yea.....

  • JANUARY 30TH, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Analyzing the Pittsburgh Steelers Coaching and Special Teams

    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 the.....

  • JANUARY 29TH, 2011

    Free Super Bowl XLV Picks: Analyzing the Pittsburgh Steelers Defense

    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 yard.....