Articles by Alex Kozora

Todd Haley Says No Huddle Still Part Of Steelers’ Arsenal

The Pittsburgh Steelers haven’t run a ton of no-huddle this year. And Ben Roethlisberger recently publicly noted that. So sitting down with Bob Labriola in this past week’s Coordinator’s Corner, Todd Haley was asked if no huddle is still part of the offense. In short, yes it is, according to Haley….


Keith Butler Explains Why He Rushes Three

It’s arguably the biggest source of frustration for Pittsburgh Steelers’ fans. Anytime Keith Butler sends three, check Twitter out and you’ll see a sea of hate. It’s something he did a ton in the last game against the Detroit Lions, constantly rushing just three against Matthew Stafford, to mixed results….


Scouting Report: Colts’ Offense Has One (And Only One) Threat

As we have been for several years now, we’ll break down the Pittsburgh Steelers’ opponent each week, telling you what to expect from a scheme and individual standpoint. Like last year, Josh Carney and I will cover the opposing team’s offense. I will focus on scheme, Josh on the players. Today, the Indianapolis Colts’ offense….


Scouting Report: Colts’ Defense Withering Away

As we have been for several years now, we’ll break down the Pittsburgh Steelers’ opponent each week, telling you what to expect from a scheme and individual standpoint. Dan Vasko and I will break things down. Dan the players, myself the scheme. Breaking down the Indianapolis Colts’ defense. Alex’s Scheme Report Colts’ Front Seven…


Le’Veon Bell: Steelers Are ‘Running Me Into The Ground At Practice’

It’s no secret the Pittsburgh Steelers are giving Le’Veon Bell one of the league’s heaviest workloads. He’s leading the league with 194 carries, on pace for a whopping 388 carries (and that doesn’t count receptions). During interviews, Bell has said he embraces the workload, but he may have let out…


Alejandro Villanueva To Hand Out Army Decals To Steelers This Weekend

Really cool story for you guys. In honor of Veteran’s Day this weekend, Alejandro Villanueva is handing out Army decals for each Pittsburgh Steeler to weak this weekend against the Indianapolis Colts. Per ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, Villanueva is handing out decals for 13 different Army divisions. Villanueva served as an…


Ask Alex: Steelers Mailbag

Welcome back to the mailbag. Bye week is behind us. Now we hit the part of the schedule where none of us get any sleep. After this Sunday, Steelers have a Thursday night game followed up by three straight night games. Hope you used up your sick days… To your…


Steelers Titans Week 1

Report: NBC To Use Skycam Angle For Steelers/Titans

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Tennessee Titans will be sort of a guinea pig for a concept that’s been used out of necessity the past few weeks. Next Thursday, NBC will use the Skycam angle as their primary shot, they announced today. NBC to Present Live Play-By-Play Coverage from SkyCam For…



Jalen Ramsey Says Antonio Brown Is One Of NFL’s Best Trash Talkers

Antonio Brown’s actions speak loudly. Cannon-firing loud. But so do his words. Brown’s name got tossed into the A.J. Green/Jalen Ramsey drama. You know that story. Ramsey trash talks Green, gets in his head, Green goes for the chokeslam/punch WWE combo. Both get tossed out of last weekend’s game. Ramsey…



Report: Jerry Jones Trying To Rid NFL Of Roger Goodell

This story isn’t directly tied to the Pittsburgh Steelers but considering Roger Goodell is the commissioner of the NFL and a very unpopular man among Steelers’ Nation, it’s definitely worth pointing out. The New York Times dropped a pretty big bomb today on how far Jerry Jones is going to stop Goodell…


Steelers Running Away With AFC North Crown

The Pittsburgh Steelers are going to win the AFC North. It’s a done deal, even if only half the season has been played. You know it, I know it, the sports books know it too. The Steelers’ odds are so high that it’s literally not even worth betting on them….


Ben Roethlisberger On Verge Of Joining Historic Club

Ben Roethlisberger’s career has never been one with gaudy numbers some quarterbacks put up. It’s been about winning and making plays in the game’s biggest moment. But soon enough, one of those numbers will put him in an elite club. Roethlisberger is just 1124 yards away from 50,000 in his…


Film Room: Steelers’ Pass Rush Showing Cracks

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ pass rush has, generally speaking, been really good this year. They’ve gotten home with the front four and finished plays, something they were unable to do last season. One of the biggest underrated reasons why the Steelers’ sack numbers are so high this year is due to…