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Steelers T Ryan Harris Embraces Competition

At the age of 31, new Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Ryan Harris is under no illusions. He has seen a little bit of everything over the course of his nine-year career. When he signed with the Steelers, he knew that he would not be handed over a starting job, even if…


The Pessimist’s Take: Solution For Punter Carousel

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


April Fools Day: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and more importantly, welcome to the month of April. By the end of this month we will have several new Pittsburgh Steelers players to discuss and breakdown thoroughly for the remainder of the offseason. With that said, a few of us will have a…


Anthony Chickillo Donates To Wigs For Kids

Right as the Pittsburgh Steelers signed the dreadlocked Ricardo Mathews, another Steeler was giving up his locks for a great cause. Anthony Chickillo posted a photo on his Instagram account, cutting his hair and donating it to Wigs For Kids. It will be woven as wigs for children battling cancer….


Ricardo Mathews Eases Urgency Of Addressing DL Depth

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a surprise move yesterday in signing their fourth outside free agent, adding to the roster defensive lineman Ricardo Mathews. I will let Alex Kozora’s breakdown of the newest Pittsburgh Steelers to speak toward what he will be able to offer in terms of on-field ability, but…


Scouting Report On Newly Signed DE Ricardo Mathews

If you’re been following along during the offseason, you know the drill by now. Day after a new Pittsburgh Steeler is brought in? We have a report on him. Ricardo Mathews is no different, though he was a surprise, brought in without anyone reporting it and signed. I put on…


The Optimist’s Take: Solution For Punter Carousel

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


Free Agent Departures Mean New-Look Secondary For 2016 Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have certainly lost their fair share of players thus far in free agency. Their own players have signed with other teams more than they have brought in players who were with other organizations last season—and that is in a free agency period in which they have uncharacteristically…


Burgeoning Bengals Offense Forced To Restock WR Corps

When it has come to free agency this offseason in the AFC North, the Ohio teams have not fared well in terms of retaining their own. The Browns, for certain, have lost a lot of important pieces, including two starting offensive linemen. The Cincinnati Bengals, as well, have now lost…


The Pessimist’s Take: Holding On To Will Johnson

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

Hello again everyone, You know how this works by now. Feel free to ask whatever question you want in the comments and I’ll answer it up here. Kicking around the idea of joining Periscope. For those who don’t know, it’s sorta like Facetime, where you could see me (and mom’s…


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Fairness Not At Issue During Brandon Boykin’s Tenure In Pittsburgh

The big news around western Pennsylvania yesterday came in the form of the Panthers coming to terms with former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin, who spent about seven months in the black and gold after being traded for in early August in the early portions of training camp. Perceived as…



The Optimist’s Take: Holding On To Will Johnson

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


Former Kicker Jay Feely Believes NFL Will See Fewer Touchbacks

Earlier this offseason, the league opted during the Owners Meetings to adopt a new year on a one-year trial basis to tweak the rules on kickoff returns, awarding return teams the 25-yard line, rather than the 20-yard line, upon registering a touchback. The rationale behind the decision was aimed toward…