2016 South Side Questions: How Bad Is Wheaton’s Shoulder?

The regular season is here, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the real work is now upon us, there is plenty left to be done. And there…


Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Patriots Week 7

7 gut reactions from the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 7 loss to the New England Patriots: 1 – The Steelers’ offense left too many points on the field to come away with a win. The Patriots had two turnovers that gave the Steelers offensive unit great field position. The results? Landry Jones…


Chris Hubbard: Refs Said They Shouldn’t Have Thrown Flag On Hold

It wasn’t the defining play of the game but it sure could’ve changed the final outcome. Chris Hubbard was flagged for a holding call on Jamie Collins late in the second quarter, negating a touchdown to Darrius Heyward-Bey. With it, the Pittsburgh Steelers would’ve roared back, tying the game at 14. Instead,…


Steelers Vs Patriots Positional Grades

Well, it wasn’t as bad as many expected Sunday afternoon at Heinz Field against the New England Patriots. Without Ben Roethlisberger and Cameron Heyward, the Pittsburgh Steelers put up a respectable fight against the Patriots in a game that — if we’re being fully honest about the game as a…


Cobi Hamilton Continues To Make Most Of Opportunities

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a late offseason addition to their 90-man roster this past summer when they brought in first-year wide receiver Cobi Hamilton. Although he came in likely without much going for him, he was able to work his way up the pecking order pretty quickly, and by the…


Watch: Steelers Vs Patriots Initial Analysis

Like we always do, my initial post-game thoughts on Sunday afternoon’s 27-16 loss to the New England Patriots. Some basic points of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ woes on third down, in the red zone, and after turnovers. I also give my initial thoughts on Landry Jones’ performance. Let me know your…


Penalties A Crippler For Offense In Big Moments

When it comes to performing the autopsy on a loss such as this, the coroner already knows going in that he is going to find that there were multiple causes of death, and that was certainly the case for the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday. While it may not have been the…


Steelers Vs. Patriots: Player Snap Counts – Week 7

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered another loss on Sunday and this time it was to the New England Patriots at home. The initial snap counts from the Week 7 loss are now in and as usual, here is a recap of the notable numbers from the Sunday game at Heinz Field….


Landry Jones: “We Got To Figure Out This Red Zone Issue”

Let’s just point out the obvious. Water is wet, the sky is blue, and the Pittsburgh Steelers’ red zone offense sucked yesterday. Not ok. Not bad. Sucked. Worse than what Negan did on The Walking Dead last night. By game’s end, the Steelers were just 1-4 in the red zone. They scored…


Lawrence Timmons Leads Team With 11 Tackles In Loss

Many people within the community of Pittsburgh Steelers faithful seem more than ready to see inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons play his last down after showing signs of wear and tear and slowing down over the course of the past couple of seasons. He is an ‘old’ 30 years of age,…


Pain Management May Not Be Enough For Sammie Coates

Over the course of the first five games of the season, second-year Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates reeled in 19 receptions for 421 yards and two touchdowns, averaging 22.2 yards per reception in what was beginning to look like a breakout year of sorts, filling a void that the…