Articles by Daniel Valente

Martavis Bryant Finishes 2017 On A High Note

The 2017 calendar year has been quite the roller coaster ride for Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant. While the life of an NFL athlete is surely an exciting life to lead, it is tough to find an individual with a crazier year than Bryant. From being suspended, to reinstated,…


Steelers Backups Do Enough To Hold Off Browns In 28-24 Win

The Pittsburgh Steelers may not have had their ‘Killer Bs’ on the field today but their backups still did enough to cruise to a 28-24 victory over the Cleveland Browns. While the Steelers may have lacked their usual stars, it was the combination of backup quarterback Landry Jones and rookie…


Week 17 By The Numbers: Steelers Vs Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers will wrap up the regular season at home Sunday against the Cleveland Browns and while many of their starters may not suit up to play, this contest is still one of high importance. A Steelers victory accompanied by a New England Patriots loss would move the Steelers…



Bell, Nix Jingle All The Way; Steelers Sweep Away Texans 34-6

The Pittsburgh Steelers were having no part of a post New England hangover, instead converting their recent heart-breaking loss into an aggressive beatdown on the Houston Texans. The Steelers coasted to a 34-6 victory over the Texans, relying on countless superstars to aid the loss of wide receiver Antonio Brown….


Week 16 By The Numbers: Steelers Vs Texans

On to Houston. After a rollercoaster of emotions in last week’s loss to the New England Patriots, the Pittsburgh Steelers will need to find their cool and prepare to take on the Houston Texans on Christmas Day. With the Steelers fighting to maintain the second seed in the AFC, this…



Week 15 By The Numbers: Steelers Vs Patriots

Since the schedule was released early this year, the week 15 matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and New England Patriots has been circled by every football pundit. The matchup has lived up to all its billing as Sunday’s affair will have major playoff implications. With home field advantage throughout the playoffs…


Film Room: The Importance Of Javon Hargrave Against New England

When you think of the big names that will shape Sunday’s affair between the Pittsburgh Steelers and New England Patriots, the usual suspects come to mind. Names like Le’Veon Bell, Tom Brady, Ben Roethlisberger but one player who is perhaps not getting the recognition he deserves for his importance in…




Week 14 By The Numbers: Steelers Vs Ravens

After a gruesome divisional matchup against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Pittsburgh Steelers will have little to no time to heal their battle wounds. With the Baltimore Ravens next on their schedule, the Steelers will be in for another slugfest with a longtime AFC North rival. Here are the numbers that…


Steelers’ Defense In A League Of Their Own After Halftime

The Pittsburgh Steelers have had their fair share of comeback victories over the last month. In fact, three of their last four victories have been secured by a last second Chris Boswell field goal. But while much of the attention and focus of the Steelers’ winning streak and comeback victories…


Steelers Rally From 17 Point Deficit, Beat Bengals 23-20

It was not the injury the Pittsburgh Steelers knew but rather the injury they did not know that would play a pivotal factor into tonight’s 23-20 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. While Antonio Brown’s toe injury was the major storyline coming into tonight’s matchup, it was perhaps Ryan Shazier’s back…


Week 13 By The Numbers: Steelers Vs Bengals

Another night in the limelight this coming Monday for the Pittsburgh Steelers as they will travel to Ohio to take on the Cincinnati Bengals. While the two teams are separated by a large margin in the standings, you can still expect the divisional clash to be fierce and physical. With…