Article

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….


Steelers Film Room: ILB Breakdown Vs Broncos

For the second straight week the Pittsburgh Steelers’ inside linebacker tandem of Lawrence Timmons and Ryan Shazier turned in a strong performance against the Denver Broncos in Pittsburgh’s 34-27 come-from-behind win at Heinz Field. Timmons and Shazier combined for 12 tackles (six each) in Sunday’s game as Shazier also defended…


Steelers NT Steve McLendon Quietly Having Solid Season Against Run

Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Steve McLendon has managed to do two key things this season and it is time he gets recognition for them. To start with, McLendon has managed to stay healthy in 2015 after missing a few games last season with shoulder and ankle injuries. That’s resulted in…


Is The Steelers Offense The Greatest Show On Grass?

During a Wednesday morning radio interview, ESPN analyst Ron Jaworski said the Pittsburgh Steelers offense reminds him of the St. Louis Rams‘ “Greatest Show on Turf” teams. “Greatest show on turf, that’s the first thing that jumps out at me,” said Jaworski. “I think back to Dick Vermeil, Kurt Warner,…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Broncos Game Notes

Your usual game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 34-27 win Sunday over the Denver Broncos. First Half – Kick return unit: Front five – Arthur Moats, Sean Spence, Vince Williams, Terence Garvin, Shamarko Thomas. Robert Golden behind, pretty much no changes with this group. Will Johnson, Roosevelt Nix, and Matt…


NFL Draft Bowl Preview: December 24th

Bahamas Bowl, Dec. 24 — Middle Tennessee State (7-5) vs. Western Michigan, 12 p.m., ESPN This is the rare game in which potential NFL prospects will go up against each other snap after snap as Western Michigan receivers Corey Davis and Daniel Braverman will likely be seeing a lot of…


Steelers On The Eve Of Something Special

Today is Christmas Eve, and as I sit here thinking and writing about the Pittsburgh Steelers, I can’t help but wonder if they, too, are on the eve of something special for the rest of the 2015 season. I don’t know that any other team in the league has had…


Steelers Film Room: Brandon Boykin Vs Broncos

It took most of the season, but cornerback Brandon Boykin has finally been seeing the field for the Pittsburgh Steelers over the last three games, playing in the slot as the third cornerback. Not that they bring him in right away during games, even though by the third or fourth…