View Full Version : Steelers 49th Training Camp Guide: 5 story lines fans should track

07-20-2014, 09:16 AM
Long-time Pittsburgh Post-Gazette pro
 football writer Ed Bouchette offers fans the
 questions, the trends and the issues facing the team as it sets
 up camp at Saint Vincent College for the 49th summer in a row.
The offense went to more no-huddle in the second half of last season. Only a coincidence they went 6-2 and that in the final seven games, Ben Roethlisberger was sacked just seven times? He hasn’t had a seven-game stretch with fewer sacks in his career. During that same stretch, he went six games with just two interceptions, four without any. A versatile back like Le’Veon Bell, who can run, block and catch, helps the no-huddle go. What needs more help is for Roethlisberger’s new wide receivers to get in sync quickly with him this summer so there aren’t many of those “miscommunication” interceptions in the no huddle. They spent a good portion of spring practices running it and do plan to use it often from the get-go this season............

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