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Bears vs. Steelers Postgame Recap: news and updates after 40-23 loss to Chicago

The Steelers couldn't pull off a 21-point comeback as turnovers doomed the team early and often. Pittsburgh falls to 0-3 for the first time since 2000.

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Alan Faneca isn't walking through that door

Pittsburgh's offensive line faced a battle-tested and experienced defensive unit in the Chicago Bears in Week 3. The Bears didn't just instantly turn into one of the best all-around front 7 groups in football. They improved together. The Steelers' offensive line will do the same.

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Brown, Polamalu receive highest PFF grades

Brown had, by far, the best game of his career, and received one of the highest grades the evaluation web site has ever given a wide receiver.

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Bears vs. Steelers: Upon a second viewing

Playing the What If game after the Steelers' loss to the Chicago Bears is pointless, yet, hard to avoid. The Steelers will be in another key moment with the game on the line, will they know what to do?

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Antonio Brown got the damn ball

Apparently, If you want the ball in Todd Haley's farcical offense, all you have to do is ask.

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Turnover rate is the only statistic that matters

The Steelers continued a theme, Sunday night, of giving the football away on offense and failing to take it away on defense. It might be annoying to read about all the time, but if there was ever a perfect example of just how vital turnovers are to a football game, a person needs only to watch a replay of the Bears 40-23 beat-down of Pittsburgh at Heinz Field.

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Ben nearly polar opposite on third downs this year

There's plenty of criticism to go around, but Roethlisberger's passer rating on third down has dropped 70 points from last year to this year. Some is due to the lack of Heath Miller through the first two games, some is due to poor protection and some is due to long down-and-distance.

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Shell and Blount talk "old style" NFL defense

Steelers alumni were at Heinz Field Sunday to watch the Steelers' loss to the Chicago Bears. BTSC's Dale Grdnic caught up with them and got their thoughts on the NFL's emphasis on protecting offensive players.

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Dwyer earned starting job in Week 3

Even if Le'Veon Bell is ready to go in Week 4, the Steelers need to keep Dwyer on the field, if for no other reason than to help protect their quarterback.

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Steelers to leave for London Thursday

Limping from a 40-23 loss at home on Sunday night, the Steelers will pack up for their Week 4 game against the Minnesota Vikings in London.

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Tomlin looking for a few good tackles

The Steelers invested two second-round picks in Marcus Gilbert and Mike Adams in consecutive drafts. Those are among two of the poorer investments the team has made lately.

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Turnovers just not coming for Steelers defense

Steelers go a third straight game without a takeaway while seeing their opponents notch five of their own.

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Winners and Losers from Steelers Week 3 loss

Another forgettable performance for the Steelers' offensive tackles, neither of whom can reasonably expect to continue in their current roles starting in Week 4.

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ONE FOR THE CHIN

The Steelers are 0-3 for the first time in 13 years, giving up 40 points in a turnover-filled game Sunday at Heinz Field.

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Heath Miller blocking highlights from 2012

The Steelers will get tight end Heath Miller back against Chicago. Look for bubble screens with Miller leading the blocking effort.

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