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7 Keys To The Steelers Beating The Bengals – Week 9 Game Prediction

The Bengals really need this game to turn around their season as falling to 2-6 might be the death blow on their chances this year. The Steelers come to Cincinnati after a stinging loss last Sunday night against the Saints. The Steelers are also stinging from being swept last year by the Bengals in two […]

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Steelers Bengals Week 9 Saturday Practice Injury Report

The Steelers wrapped up their week 9 practice preparations on Saturday morning with a light practice that once again included everyone except for DE Aaron Smith (triceps). Smith is expected to be sidelined until the Panthers game on December 23rd. DE Brett Keisel practiced fully every day this week and looks to return from a […]

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Early Prediction At Possible Week 9 Inactives Against The Bengals

The Steelers make their one and only scheduled Monday Night Football appearance this week on the road in Cincinnati. The inactives are a little easier to judge this week based on a solid history of 7 games and one player listed out on the injury report in the form of Aaron Smith. The only real […]

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Steelers Bengals Week 9 Friday Practice Injury Report

The Steelers Friday injury practice report looks exactly the same as it did on Thursday with DE Aaron Smith (triceps) being the lone player to sit out practice and only one listed on the injury report. He will not play again this week of course. DE Brett Keisel looks almost certain to play Monday night […]

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Save Empty Netters Pens Blog

I have been asked to write a post about saving the Empty Netters blog over at the Pittsburgh Post Gazette. Seth Rorabaugh does a fantastic job over there covering the Penguins hockey scene along with other musings from around the NHL. If you are a true Pens fan or NHL fan, this blog can not […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday November 5th – Missing The Hots Of Holmes Edition

Dale Lolley writes that the Steelers miss Santonio Holmes the most as a hot receiver as was evident Sunday night in New Orleans. Ed Bouchette writes about the slightly improved Steelers running game over what happened on the ground in 2009. Bengals.com has the Wednesday conference call transcripts of both the Steelers and the Bengals. […]

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Breaking Down The Pass Coverage Against The Saints

Patience. That is the word that best describes the attack the Saints used through the air Sunday night against the Steelers. Below is a table of the Steelers players in coverage for non-screen plays. The stats are: times targeted in coverage (TAR), receptions allowed (REC), yards allowed (YDS), yards after catch (YAC), interceptions (INT), touchdowns […]

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Steelers Bengals Week 9 Thursday Practice Injury Report

The Steelers released their first injury report of the week on Thursday for their Monday night game against the Bengals in Cincinnati. Overall the Steelers are a healthy unit as DE Aaron Smith (triceps) was the only player not to practice on Thursday as expected and the only player listed on the injury report. DE […]

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Report: Steelers LB James Harrison Fined 20K For Hit On Saints QB Brees

Gerry Dulac of the Post Gazette just reported on Fox Sports Radio 970 that Steelers linebacker James Harrison incurred another $20,000 fine reportedly for the late hit on Saints quarterback Drew Brees this past Sunday night. This now brings the total fines for Harrison on the year to $100,000. Harrison met with NFL Commissioner Roger […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday November 4th – Deebo Talks About Meeting Edition

Scott Brown has the transcript of the media session with linebacker James Harrison following his meeting with Roger Goodell. Steelers kicker Jeff Reed was on 93.7 The Fan to talk to Seibel and Starkey about his struggles on kicks over 40 yards and his longer kickoffs. Steelers defensive end Brett Keisel (hamstring), running back Isaac […]

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Steelers Week 8 Defense Participation Chart Versus Saints

Below is the Steelers week 8 defensive participation chart versus the New Orleans Saints from this past Sunday night. Please comment with any discrepancies you find. A few things you will notice is that Steve McLendon played just one snap on defense. The move to bring him up from the practice squad was a pure […]

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Steelers Week 8 Offensive Participation Chart Versus Saints

Below is the Steelers week 8 offensive participation chart versus the New Orleans Saints from this past Sunday night. I have also designated where each player lined up at the snap of the ball. Example: LOWR = Left Outside Wide Receiver. RITE = Right Inside Tight End etc. The defensive chart will be up shortly. […]

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Steelers Sign Sunny Harris To Practice Squad

Another day another practice squad move as former 2009 6th round draft pick Ra\’Shon Sunny Harris was signed back to the Steelers practice squad on Wednesday. The Steelers had an opening after Al Woods was signed off of the practice squad by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Harris was with the Steelers through the preseason and […]

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Throwing A Challenge Flag On Mike Tomlin

By Chris Gates I’m having a hard time understanding a lot of Mike Tomlin’s decisions in the Steelers’ 20-10 loss at New Orleans Sunday night. More specifically, I’m having trouble understanding his use, and sometimes lack thereof, of the challenge flag. There seemed to be more crucial moments in Sunday’s game for a head coach […]

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Steelers Lose Al Woods Off Practice Squad To Buccaneers

The Steelers are going to lose another practice squad body as rookie defensive lineman Al Woods will be signed off the Steelers practice squad by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after having to place their own rookie defensive tackle Brian Price on injured reserve. By NFL rules, Woods must be signed to the Bucs 53 man […]

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Steelers Sign LB Chris Ellis To Practice Squad

The Steelers filled the opening on their practice squad on Tuesday as they signed linebacker Chris Ellis to their practice squad. The Buffalo Bills drafted Ellis in the third round of the 2008 NFL draft and waived him last month. He played defensive end at Virginia Tech while in college before Jason Worilds assumed the […]

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Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Press Conference Tuesday November 2nd Week 9 Bengals

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin press conference on Tuesday November 2nd, 2010. Tomlin met the media on Tuesday for upcoming week 9 game against the Cincinnati Bengals and goes over the upcoming Monday night game. Tomlin takes questions from the local media. Check out our notes and recap below as we add them. […]

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Steelers Offensive Line Breakdown Play By Play Versus Saints Week 8

Below is the play by play break down of the offensive line from the Sunday week 8 game versus the New Orleans Saints. It is merely a pass or fail grade on if I think the lineman did his job or not. It also should be noted that we go under assumptions that we know […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday November 2nd – Probably 9 Weeks For Aaron Edition

Ron Cook wrote this morning that Steelers defensive end Aaron Smith was told he would be out 8-9 weeks with partially torn triceps. That puts him perhaps returning for the Panthers game. Hopefully no other injuries occur. Ed Bouchette reports that crowd noise was a huge factor Sunday night in New Orleans and it apparently […]

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Steelers LB James Harrison Could Get Fined Again For Late Hit On Saints QB

Adam Schefter reported on ESPN Monday Night Countdown that Steelers linebacker James Harrison could once again be hearing from the NFL league office for the 4th quarter late hit on Saints quarterback Drew Brees Sunday night. Harrison was flagged on the play and is considered a repeat offender and although unlikely, Schefter did not rule […]

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49ers Claim LB Thaddeus Gibson Off Waivers

The San Francisco 49ers have claimed rookie outside linebacker Thaddeus Gibson off waivers from the Steelers on Monday. Gibson, a fourth-round pick out of Ohio State, was placed on waivers Saturday when the team signed defensive lineman Steve McLendon to the active roster from the practice squad. Gibson had been inactive for the Steelers first […]

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Breaking Down The Week 8 Sacks Allowed Against New Orleans Saints

The Steelers allowed 3 sacks Sunday night against the New Orleans Saints and we have the breakdowns of all three of them below in animated gif form. If you click on either of the images, you can see the full size replay on NFL.com. All three sacks were on about the same exact formation using […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday November 1st – Bleck 1st Monday Of November Edition

Tunch Ilkin and Craig Wolfley of the Steelers Radio Network discuss Sunday night\’s loss to the New Orleans Saints at the Superdome following the game. The Ben Roethlisberger post game comments are on video here. Ben says that the Saints were not going to let them go deep and said the offense could not get […]

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Steelers Lose To Saints 20-10 – Game Recap & Notes

Emmanuel Sanders is still growing up. Has to hold on to the football and will be a good return man if he does. Certainly understands he has to block. Also seemed to take that 4th down pass away from Hines Ward. The challenge was a bad one obviously on the Antwaan Randle El play. Didn\’t […]

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Steelers HC Mike Tomlin New Orleans Saints Post Game Press Conference Week 8

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin post game press conference following the 2010 week 8 20-10 win loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday October 31st, 2010. Transcript to follow soon!

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Steelers Saints Inactives List Week 8 2010

Below are the week 8 pre-game inactive players list of both the Steelers and the Saints. The inactive list are released 90 minutes before game time. This list will be updated at 7:00 p.m. eastern time. Please check back at that time. Steelers Inactives QB Charlie Batch (3rd) RB Jonathan Dwyer WR Antonio Brown DE […]

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