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2016 NFL Combine Recap: Day 2

Welcome back from Day 2 of the NFL Combine. Today rounded out the rest of the offense with the quarterbacks, wide receivers, and tight ends all working out. The highlights of each position. Quarterback – Memphis’ Paxton Lynch is a huge dude at 6’6/5 244 pounds but still managed to…


Steelers 2016 Salary Cap Update Ahead Of New League Year

Now that the league has set the official salary cap number for the 2016 season, I thought I would provide you a full update as to where I currently have the Pittsburgh Steelers at as of Friday evening. As you can see in the table below, tight end Heath Miller is…


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NFL Combine Day Two: What To Watch For

Welcome back to Day Two of the NFL Combine. Today is jam packed with the rest of the offense with the quarterbacks, receivers, and tight ends all working out. So many notable players so let’s jump to what I’m looking for. Quarterbacks – On a broad level, you’re just looking…


Steelers 2015 Draft Class Review – DE L.T. Walton

There are not a lot of meaningful conclusions that you can reach about a player after the end of his first season, but that certainly doesn’t stop people from talking about it. You can find just about any variety of analysis that you would care to read if you just…


Revisiting Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2009 Draft Class

A couple of days ago, I wrote an article about a series of grades evaluating the rookie draft classes of each NFL team following their first seasons, and I talked about the arbitrary nature of the process, in particular the signing of a letter grade for players who have yet…


2015 Player Exit Meetings – QB Mike Vick

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ season ended a few weeks earlier that they had planned it to, but now that their 2015 campaign has drawn to a conclusion, it’s time to wrap things up and take stock of where they are and how they got there. Part of that process involves holding…




2016 NFL Combine Recap: Day One

That wraps up the first day at the 2016 edition of the NFL Combine where the offensive lineman and running backs worked out today. If you missed any numbers, from weigh-ins to the 40, we’re collecting all the data right here and will continue to update throughout the week. Tomorrow,…



Steelers 2015 Draft Class Review – TE Jesse James

There are not a lot of meaningful conclusions that you can reach about a player after the end of his first season, but that certainly doesn’t stop people from talking about it. You can find just about any variety of analysis that you would care to read if you just…


Revisiting Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2010 Draft Class

A couple of days ago, I wrote an article about a series of grades evaluating the rookie draft classes of each NFL team following their first seasons, and I talked about the arbitrary nature of the process, in particular the signing of a letter grade for players who have yet…


2015 Player Exit Meetings – RB Jordan Todman

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ season ended a few weeks earlier that they had planned it to, but now that their 2015 campaign has drawn to a conclusion, it’s time to wrap things up and take stock of where they are and how they got there. Part of that process involves holding…


Steelers 2015 Offensive Breakdown: 10 And 01 Personnel

Continuing a periodical look at the Pittsburgh Steelers’ personnel tendencies, today we will be looking at how the team utilized four-wide receiver sets during the 2015 regular season and postseason. It makes more sense to combine the two because the sample size is so small, but recent discussions in the…


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

Happy to have you back for another weekly edition of Ask Alex. It’s Combine week and things really kick off tomorrow. Stick with us the whole week for official times/measurements (which you can access here) and commentary after each day’s events. If you need a refresher, a schedule of on-field…