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Colbert Excited To See Haden And McDonald Grow Through Offseason

There is probably one big takeaway from comments Kevin Colbert made, as reported by ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler. Don’t expect Joe Haden or Vance McDonald to go anywhere. A few minutes ago, Fowler passed along this quote from Colbert, who sounded excited to see where Haden and McDonald progress with a…


Steelers 2018 Salary Cap Update – Pre Tag Period

The 2018 NFL franchise tag period will get underway on Tuesday and with that being a prime date on the league’s annual calendar, now is great time to look at the Pittsburgh Steelers current 2018 salary cap situation. Quite a bit has changed since the 2017 season ended as the…


Best Play/Worst Play: Maurkice Pouncey

New series we’re kicking off here on Steelers Depot. To begin a recap of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 season, a look at the singular best and worst play from each player on the roster. If I wanted to sum up a players season in 30 seconds, these are the plays I would…


Steelers 2018 Free Agents Analysis K Chris Boswell – Restricted

Player: Chris Boswell Position: Kicker Experience: 3 Free Agent Status: Restricted 2017 Salary Cap Hit: $615,000 2017 Season Breakdown: Chris Boswell had an excellent season for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017, as should go without saying when noting that he ended the year being voted into the Pro Bowl. Long…



Dulac Doesn’t Think Steelers Will Bring Back Stevan Ridley

At this moment, the only running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers that is currently under contract for the 2018 offseason and is healthy is James Summers, a first-year Reserve/Future signing out of East Carolina. The only other running back on the roster not scheduled to hit free agency is James…


Photo: Terrible Towel Makes An Appearance At Winter Olympics

Steelers’ Nation is everywhere. And so are their Terrible Towels. Even in South Korea for the Winter Olympics, you can spot someone twirling the Steelers’ official flag. That’s thanks to the family of John-Henry Krueger, a Pittsburgh native, who won silver in the speed skating over the weekend. Take a…


Interview: Steelers OL Coach Ron Blackledge Remembers ‘Ten Beautiful Years’ In Pittsburgh

Bringing you another Pittsburgh Steelers’ interview courtesy of our good friend Ron Lippock of the Pittsburgh Sports Daily Bulletin. Today, Ron interviews Ron Blackledge, who served as the Steelers’ offensive line coach under Chuck Noll. They talk about how Noll hired him, the guys he coached, and what he takes away being part of the organization….


2017 Player Exit Meetings – C Maurkice Pouncey

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2017 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Nevertheless, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we close the book on…


School Shooting Hit Close To Home For Ravens’ Alex Collins

I’m going to pre-empt this article by putting in a request for those who read it to avoid turning the comments section into a vitriolic debate over politics. This is not me saying “this is not the time to discuss” whatever it is there it is to discuss, but it…



Steelers’ History With The Franchise And Transition Tags

On Tuesday the annual NFL tagging period will begin and it will then be interesting to see if the Pittsburgh Steelers ultimately have to place the franchise tag on running back Le’Veon Bell by the March 6th deadline. In the meantime, however, I thought we would take a quick look…



Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, February 18, 2018

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven Shots.” Shot…


Steelers 2018 Free Agents Analysis: OLB Anthony Chickillo – Restricted

Player: Anthony Chickillo Position: Outside Linebacker Experience: 3 Free Agent Status: Restricted 2017 Salary Cap Hit: $615,000 2017 Season Breakdown: Over the course of the past three seasons, former sixth-round pick Anthony Chickillo has had the distinction of being something of a fan favorite. Yet with each passing season, his…