Articles by David Orochena





The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Choice Of Weapons

The draft is over. Eight new football players who potentially will be on the Pittsburgh Steelers 53-man roster this coming season were selected. Nine more undrafted free agents were signed. Also, Martavis Bryant was conditionally reinstated by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. With the release of Zach Mettenberger on Monday and four…





The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Combine Week

The NFL combine is coming up this weekend and will be televised on the NFL Network. The league continues to try to make every NFL event a marketing opportunity. My understanding is that spectators will be allowed in during certain events like the bench press. Three hundred pro prospects all…


The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: I Want More!

Last week, I offered some treatments for Pittsburgh Steelers Season withdrawal symptoms. Here is a little update on how those distractions are doing: Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins scored his career 1000th point this past week. The third skater after Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr to score at least…


The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Treating Offseason Ennui

Is anyone experiencing a feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction arising from a lack of occupation or excitement like me? In a word, we are suffering from ennui. Ending a season with a loss is always painful, regardless of how deep into the seasons the Pittsburgh Steelers managed to get. Honestly,…


The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Super Bowl Sunday

Matthew Marczi asked the question right in the headline of his Steelers Depot article. “2017 Offseason Questions: Who Will Win Super Bowl and Will You Watch?” As an average Pittsburgh Steelers fan; I had a ready response and commented that I won’t be watching; for me the 2016 NFL season…



Recap Of Last Week’s Friday Night Questions

Due to a few things I had to take care of on this Friday, I failed to post the weekly five questions for you. However, David was nice enough to do a recap for all of you from last Friday. ~ Dave No football this weekend but the Friday Night…