Articles by Matthew Marczi

2016 Player Exit Meetings – ILB L.J. Fort

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2016 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Never the less, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we…


Kevin Minter Signing Spelled The End For Rey Mauluga

The Steelers were not the only team in the division recently to part with a longtime fixture of their defense at the linebacker position, as the Cincinnati Bengals yesterday announced the release of eight-year veteran middle linebacker Rey Mauluga. While the move might sound pretty impactful on a name standpoint,…



Ike Taylor Thinks Darrelle Revis Should Call It A Career

It’s not very easy to be a cornerback at the top of your profession for a very long period of time, let alone for a decade or more. Former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor played the game for 12 years, and while not all of those years may have been…



2015 Opener Vs Patriots Makes PFF List Of Top 10 QB Duels

Everybody’s favorite website, Pro Football Focus, yesterday published a list of what they are calling the “10 Best QB Duels of the PFF Era”, which expands back to the 2006 season, which is when they started accumulating their data. That does gives them a solid 11 seasons of data to…


2016 Player Exit Meetings – ILB Steven Johnson

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2016 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Never the less, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we…




2016 Player Exit Meetings – ILB Tyler Matakevich

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2016 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Never the less, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we…


Replays Could Be Decided In Booth Rather Than On Field

Replay has been a part of the game of football in the era of technology for quite a while now, for better or worse depending on whom you ask. I see it as a necessity of getting things right and keeping the game as fair as possible. Others think that…


Ross Cockrell: ‘We Can Get To The Super Bowl’

The Pittsburgh Steelers had not been to the AFC Championship game since 2010 before they finally made it back there during the 2016 season. Their opponents, the New England Patriots, had been in that game every single year since the year after the Steelers were last in the game. The…