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Week 7 Steelers Missed Tackles Breakdown

Just when we thought the dark days of plethoras of missed tackles were past, the Pittsburgh Steelers major defensive weakness came roaring back with a vengeance on Sunday in a 23-13 loss to the now 2-5 Kansas City Chiefs. Last week the Steelers missed just three tackles in shutting down…


Steelers Film Room: Fire X Blitz

One of the main storylines from yesterday’s 23-13 loss is the lack of pressure on Alex Smith. The Steelers brought him down just twice, generating pressure only a handful of other times. But for this film room, we will break down one of the times the Steelers’ defense was able…


Steelers T Alejandro Villanueva Gives Up Late Sack In First Career Start

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Landry Jones wasn’t the only player who made his first career start on Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs as the same went for tackle Alejandro Villanueva, the former Army captain and undrafted free agent. Villanueva, like Jones, had his share of problems Sunday against the Chiefs…


Landry Jones Knows He, Steelers Offense Didn’t Make Enough Plays

We didn’t see the Landry Jones of last week. We didn’t see the Landry Jones of the preseason. His performance was not spectacular nor terrible. Somewhere in-between. In a word, it was just ok. Unfortunately, “ok” usually isn’t good enough to win football games. And he knows it. “I don’t…


Steelers Vs. Chiefs: Player Snap Counts – Week 7

The Pittsburgh Steelers dropped their third game of the season Sunday to the Kansas City Chiefs as the offense turned the football over three times and the defense allowed two second half touchdowns. The player snap counts from that game are now available for you below. Offensively, the snap counts reveal…


Steelers Antonio Brown, David DeCastro Receive Top Grades From PFF

The Pittsburgh Steelers dropped to 4-3 on Sunday with a 23-13 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs and Pro Football Focus has now released their initial grades for the game. Offensively for the Steelers, wide receiver Antonio Brown (2.6) and guard David DeCastro (2.5) graded out the best, according to…



Steelers Have No Choice But To Improve Conference Record

Through seven games last season, the Pittsburgh Steelers, en route to a 11-5 record and a division title, stood at 4-3, coming off a seven-game stretch of a win-loss-win pattern. This year, the Steelers are again standing at 4-3 at this juncture, but this time, they are coming off a…


Le’Veon Bell Strong Game Just More Of The Same For Elite RB

There is little question that Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell has been the straw that has stirred the drink on offense over the course of the past month without Ben Roethlisberger, posting three 100-yard rushing games in that span as he worked tirelessly to pick up the slack. The…





Steelers QB Landry Jones Went Deep A Lot In First Career Start

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Landry Jones made his first career start Sunday in the team’s 23-13 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs and the third-year player certainly can’t be accused of not trying to throw the ball down the field during the game. Jones, who completed just 16 of his 29…


Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Chiefs

Objectively speaking, this was not the most action-packed game. Naturally, this post is a little lighter. But as always, there’s still some nuggets we can pull out. – Martavis Bryant has 11 receiving touchdowns in his first 12 regular season games. He’s only the sixth Pittsburgh Steelers’ WR to have…