Articles by Alex Kozora



Tyler Matakevich Making Good Progress After Shoulder Surgery

Some Tuesday housekeeping for ya. Pittsburgh Steelers’ linebacker Tyler Matakevich appears to be recovering nicely from offseason shoulder surgery. Earlier today, he posted this photo on his Instagram with the caption mentioning his sling has been removed. Matakevich underwent shoulder surgery about a month ago after tearing his left labrum…



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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


Brett Keisel ‘Shears Da Beard’ For 8th Time Friday Night

Even though he’s out of the league, Brett Keisel has continued one tradition. Last night, he held his 8th annual “Shear Da Beard” charity event, cutting off his ZZ Top beard to raise money for Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh. As usual, there were plenty of familiar names on hand to…


Best Play/Worst Play: Cam Heyward

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…


Pittsburgh Will Dedicate St. Patrick’s Day Parade To Dan Rooney

The March 17th St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Pittsburgh will be dedicated to one man: Dan Rooney. That news was announced yesterday by the city’s official parade committee. In part, from WTAE, they wrote: “The Pittsburgh St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee announced it will honor the late U.S. Ambassador to…