2018 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Miami (FL) RB Mark Walton

From now until the 2018 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked players. If…


Early Reminder That Steelers’ Strength Of Schedule Is Meaningless

One of the most useless exercises of the offseason is calculating and analyzing every team’s ‘strength of schedule’ for the upcoming season, which is about as meaningless an attribute as there is. For a league that widely boasts of its parity, the focus on strength of schedule thoroughly disregards the…


No, The Steelers Aren’t Bringing Back Senquez Golson

I honestly can’t believe I’m writing this. I seriously had no intentions to. But it’s been surprising, shocking really, the number of questions I’ve gotten over the last week of it Senquez Golson could resurface as a Steeler. And I’m not attacking the people who ask. But let’s cut to…


2017 Player Exit Meetings – RG David DeCastro

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2017 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Nevertheless, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we close the book on…



Browns Likely To Pursue Reunion With Terrelle Pryor

I think it would be fair to say that Terrelle Pryor’s NFL career has not exactly gone as he might have envisioned it back in his Ohio State days. Of course, much of that was due to his stubborn refusal to accept the unlikelihood of his being able to compete…




Colbert Excited To See Haden And McDonald Grow Through Offseason

There is probably one big takeaway from comments Kevin Colbert made, as reported by ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler. Don’t expect Joe Haden or Vance McDonald to go anywhere. A few minutes ago, Fowler passed along this quote from Colbert, who sounded excited to see where Haden and McDonald progress with a…


Steelers 2018 Salary Cap Update – Pre Tag Period

The 2018 NFL franchise tag period will get underway on Tuesday and with that being a prime date on the league’s annual calendar, now is great time to look at the Pittsburgh Steelers current 2018 salary cap situation. Quite a bit has changed since the 2017 season ended as the…


Jesse James Says Injury Cooled Down His Hot Start

Naturally, Jesse James’ 2017 season will be remembered for one play. It’s probable his entire career will be remembered by it to. The catch/no-catch against the New England Patriots. He could become the first man to travel to Mars, return home, and the first question he’d be asked is if…


Best Play/Worst Play: Maurkice Pouncey

New series we’re kicking off here on Steelers Depot. To begin a recap of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 season, a look at the singular best and worst play from each player on the roster. If I wanted to sum up a players season in 30 seconds, these are the plays I would…



Steelers 2018 Free Agents Analysis K Chris Boswell – Restricted

Player: Chris Boswell Position: Kicker Experience: 3 Free Agent Status: Restricted 2017 Salary Cap Hit: $615,000 2017 Season Breakdown: Chris Boswell had an excellent season for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017, as should go without saying when noting that he ended the year being voted into the Pro Bowl. Long…


2018 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Georgia LB Roquan Smith

From now until the 2018 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked players. If…



Dulac Doesn’t Think Steelers Will Bring Back Stevan Ridley

At this moment, the only running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers that is currently under contract for the 2018 offseason and is healthy is James Summers, a first-year Reserve/Future signing out of East Carolina. The only other running back on the roster not scheduled to hit free agency is James…


2018 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Notre Dame TE Durham Smythe

From now until the 2018 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked players. If…


Steelers Accept Risks That Come With 5th-Year Option

The Pittsburgh Steelers have a number of personnel questions looming over the horizon, one of them regarding their 2015 first-round draft pick, outside linebacker Bud Dupree. While he has had some modicum of success over the course of his first three seasons, posting a career-high six sacks a year ago,…


Photo: Terrible Towel Makes An Appearance At Winter Olympics

Steelers’ Nation is everywhere. And so are their Terrible Towels. Even in South Korea for the Winter Olympics, you can spot someone twirling the Steelers’ official flag. That’s thanks to the family of John-Henry Krueger, a Pittsburgh native, who won silver in the speed skating over the weekend. Take a…