COACHING TAPE – WEEK 14 (12/13/08)

STEELERS OFFENSE VS. COWBOYS DEFENSE

Steelers only 238 total yards on 64 offensive plays
Steelers only 3-16 on third down conversions
Steelers 4 trips inside the red zone, only 1 TD
Starting CB Henry played safety in the Cowboys nickel and dime packages; Jones and Scandrick played in the nickel, and Ball was added in the dime
In some normal down and distance situations when the Steelers went with 3 WRs, the Cowboys stayed with their base 3-4 and brought Scandrick in as the third corner, playing only 1 safety Hamlin
Spencer rotated with Ellis at OLB in the base 3-4, and also played with his hand on the ground at DE in the nickel and dime packages
Burnett played some snaps at ILB in the Cowboys base 3-4 in place of Thomas
Steelers no consistent attempt to run the ball, They did not try to establish [...]

About Matthew Camp

Matthew Camp

Camp has been a fantasy football player since 1997, when he remembers using the box scores from the New York Daily News.

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About Joseph Dolan

Joe Dolan

Joe is a son of the video-game age - his extensive knowledge of NFL rosters dates back to the early 1990s.


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About Tom Brolley

Tom Brolley

Brolley was blessed with the mobility of Peyton Manning, but lacked his encyclopedic football knowledge and rocket arm.

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