AFC Divisional Round Preview: Pittsburgh Steelers at Denver Broncos

The NFL Playoffs continue with an AFC Divisional round matchup featuring the 6th-seeded Pittsburgh Steelers visiting the 1st-seeded Denver Broncos. The ITP editors have collected our coverage of these two teams from the 2015 season.


Tommy Jaggi of All22 Breakdown joined the ITP staff for a Q&A about the Steelers’ matchup with the New England Patriots.

The Pittsburgh defense is stout against the run, but Schofield shows how the defense can be attacked utilizing bend and bang reads.

The Kansas City Chiefs were able to put together a crucial touchdown drive against the Steelers, and Schofield breaks it down.

One of Ben Roethlisberger’s favorite targets is tight end Heath Miller, and here you can find the different ways that the Steelers use the Pro Bowl TE.

Former NFL scout Dan Hatman broke down Pittsburgh’s matchup with the Seattle Seahawks in Week 12.


Dave Archibald shows how the Broncos topped the Baltimore Ravens in their season opener by winning the turnover battle.

Denver was able to disrupt quarterback Teddy Bridgewater by utilizing the overload blitz as Brian Filipiak shows us.

Archibald breaks down the Broncos offense in this preview of their matchup with the Green Bay Packers.

Daniel Syed shows how a lapse by Denver’s defense led to their loss to the Oakland Raiders.

The Broncos turned to Peyton Manning in the second half of their game against the San Diego Chargers that earned them the top seed in the AFC.

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