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Steelers Snap Count Totals Through Week 15

A few people have emailed asking me to post the updated season snap counts for the Pittsburgh Steelers and I have them compiled for you below along with a few observations. While the Steelers did lose tackle Kelvin Beachum for the season way back in Week 7, they’ve been fortunate when…


Butler Identifies Shazier As Key Communicator On Defense

Keith Butler referred to Ryan Shazier as a “loudmouth.” If you’re talking about your in-laws coming to town for the holidays, that probably isn’t a compliment. But in the football world, it’s a positive thing. Speaking to the media on Thursday, Butler interestingly pointed out that Shazier is in charge…


Steelers Fantasy Football Predictions: Week 16 Vs. Ravens

Week 16 – December 27, 2015 Location: Baltimore, Maryland Opponent: Baltimore Ravens Have you recovered from Week 15 yet? The Steelers gave fans a heart attack and an incredible show all within a three hour span. Hopefully your fantasy teams won in Week 15 and you are reading this in…


Steelers 2016 Salary Cap: Safety Contracts & Soon-To-Be Free Agents

It’s time to move forward with our position by position look at the Pittsburgh Steelers salary cap situation for 2016 being as the team as starting to wind down their 2015 season. We’ve already looked at the several position groups in this series and today we’ll turn our attention to the safety…


Steelers Vs. Ravens: Top 6 Storylines Ahead Of Sunday’s Game

The (9-5) Pittsburgh Steelers will play the (4-10) Baltimore Ravens Sunday on the road and here are the six biggest storylines currently surrounding the Week 16 game. Two Killer B’s back for Baltimore – The last time the Steelers played the Ravens back in Week 4 they didn’t have quarterback Ben Roethlisberger or wide receiver Martavis Bryant. Even…


2015 NFL Week 16: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Merry Christmas to all of you once again and I hope you had great day full of opening present that you want need to return. For those of you still bouncing around on the internets, I have five questions for you to answer below in the comments as the Pittsburgh…


Steelers Film Room: Baltimore Ravens’ Defensive Scouting Report

As easy as it might seem to overlook the Baltimore Ravens, their defense is still potent to me. When it’s Ravens/Steelers, you know they’re going to bring it. I’ve always admired their defense and 2015, as tattered as they are across the board, is no exception. Here’s our scouting report….


Steelers Film Room: Baltimore Ravens’ Offensive Scouting Report

As we do every week, your scouting report for the Baltimore Ravens. Beginning with their offense. Ravens’ Rushing Attack I want to start by noting that even though the Ravens’ season is a bust, and some of the scores look ugly, they’ve been competitive for at least the first half….


Antonio Brown’s 12 Plays Of Christmas

You’ve heard of the 12 Days of Christmas. Well, today, we give you Antonio Brown’s 12 Plays of Christmas. The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver has made so many great plays so far this season that it’s hard to pair them down to just 12. Regardless, I tried my best and…


Steelers Vs Ravens: Sunday’s X Factor

Coming off of his first Pro Bowl birth, Pittsburgh Steelers right guard David DeCastro will face one of his toughest tests this Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens and defensive linemen Brandon Williams and Timmy Jernigan. Although DeCastro’s Pro Bowl selection was a surprise, the third-year guard of out Stanford has…


Steelers Vs Ravens: Matchups To Watch

Sunday’s 1:00 p.m. kickoff between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium has the makings of a blowout — at least on paper — but in this rivalry everything can be taken off the table. Sure, the Steelers offense is rolling right now and is set to…


Merry Christmas From Steelers Depot – 2015

Good morning and Merry Christmas to all of you. It’s been an exciting season for the Pittsburgh Steelers so far and all of us here at Steelers Depot have thoroughly enjoyed covering it for you. I don’t take for granted the opportunity I have to wake up every morning and…


Danny Smith Absolves Shamarko Thomas’ Special Teams “Blunder”

During his Tuesday press conference, Mike Tomlin was hard on Shamarko Thomas after his failure to pick up the football almost led to a Jordan Norwood 71 yard touchdown. A play that would’ve undoubtedly swung the momentum of the game. “I’m sure he’s very aware of the rule. I didn’t…


Ask Alex: Steelers Mailbag

Merry Christmas Eve and Happy Holidays, Steelers’ Nation. Provided I’m not the only one still around right now, send in your Steelers’ questions and I’ll answer as many as I can for the next hour or so. Before we start with the questions, you should know there is a correct…


Front Seven Focus: Steelers Vs Broncos DL Breakdown

The front seven of a defense is one of the most cohesive units on a football team. Each position relies on their neighbor to help anchor the defense. Much like the defensive formation of the ancient Spartans if there is one crack in the line the whole unit will fall….