Steelers Sign DE Casey Sayles To A Reserve/Futures Contract

The Pittsburgh Steelers made one transaction on Thursday as defensive end Casey Sayles was signed to a Reserve/Futures contract. Sayles, who played his college football at Ohio, was signed last April by the Los Angeles Rams as an undrafted free agent. He was waived by the Rams following the preseason. He appeared…


Film Room: Eli Rogers Ends Season On A High Note

It’s no secret 2017 has been a rough year for Eli Rogers. Getting benched, his role in the offense taken over by JuJu Smith-Schuster, you know the story. Though his future and role with the team remains murky, he did end the season with a bang. Couple of big plays…



Randy Fichtner Officially Named Steelers Offensive Coordinator

House-keeping at this point since we knew it was coming but the Pittsburgh Steelers officially named Randy Fichtner as the team’s newest offensive coordinator. More interestingly, he will remain the team’s QB coach. We have named Randy Fichtner offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach. MORE: https://t.co/IWtAv8nk2T pic.twitter.com/pBandFc0BB — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) January 18,…


Ask Alex: Steelers Mailbag

Hey everyone. Unfortunately, doing the first offseason mailbag earlier than what any of us hoped for. But here we are. To your questions! Steelers12: I know Safety and linebacker is a need but i believe we need a true NT who can stuff the run and push the pocket. On offense…



Bill Cowher Endorses Hines Ward To Be Steelers Next WR Coach

The Pittsburgh Steelers certainly have some big shoes to fill now that wide receivers coach Richard Mann has retired. With Mann now gone, former Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward is perceived to be the favorite to succeed him being as he’s been around the team occasionally for a few seasons…


Interview: David Gilreath Thankful For Time Spent As A Steeler

Bringing you another Pittsburgh Steelers’ interview courtesy of our good friend Ron Lippock of the Pittsburgh Sports Daily Bulletin. Today, Ron chats with David Gilreath. former Steelers’ receiver who spent the 2012 season with the team. They discuss what it was like to play in Pittsburgh, finding his footing after his career, and discovering which guy…




Simplifying Defense To Get Younger Players On Field Has Been Double-Edged Sword

The changes made to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense under defensive coordinator Keith Butler have been a double-edged sword. The longtime linebackers coach has actively worked to simplify the language and concepts used under his predecessor, Dick LeBeau, enabling younger players to become contributors at earlier points of their career. This…


Film Room: What To Expect In Randy Fichtner’s Offense

It’s certainly been awhile since we’ve talked about a new offensive coordinator joining the Pittsburgh Steelers. In fact, it hasn’t happened since I began writing for Steelers Depot all the way back in 2013. So today, we’ll break down what to expect from Randy Fichtner, widely expected to take over…



Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Jaguars Game Notes

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers final game of the 2017 season. First Half – Kick coverage: Sutton-Golden-Nix-Fort-Williams-Boswell-Matakevich-Chickillo-Toussaint-DHB-Hilton – No one in the flat. Terrible way to start. – Mike Mitchell late to drive on the over route. This is on him. – Again, open. – Walton blown out of…


Steelers Know O-Line Is Key To Keeping Big Ben Around

Ben Roethlisberger is not beating around the bush this year. He’s playing. And perhaps he will even play for several more seasons. Not that he will publicly admit it for the remainder of his career, whether it’s one more year or seven more years. But there is good reason to…


Steelers 2018 Salary Cap – Early Offseason Look And Projections

With the Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 season now over it’s time to start looking ahead to the offseason and particularly to the team’s 2018 salary cap situation. In case you haven’t been paying attention, the Steelers are already crunched for salary cap space and in fact, they’re currently over based on…