Can Steelers contend minus the run? 

September, 9, 2013
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Maurkice Pouncey is one of the few NFL offensive linemen with the quickness to pull around the formation from the center position. He is a driving force behind the Pittsburgh Steelers' renewed efforts to run the football this season using zone-blocking concepts suited for athletic linemen. He is one of four starting offensive linemen the Steelers have drafted in the first two rounds since 2010, and the best one among them.

Now he's gone for the season.