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Steelers 2016 Free Agents Analysis ILB Sean Spence – Unrestricted

Player: Sean Spence Position: Inside Linebacker Experience: 4 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2015 Salary Cap Hit: $676,345 2015 Season Breakdown: It was a long road for Sean Spence, the Steelers’ third-round draft pick as an inside linebacker in the 2012 NFL Draft. He suffered a career-threatening knee injury that involved…


Part Of Defensive Line Depth Answer Could Come Internally

The Pittsburgh Steelers have a problem along their defensive line, but the problem doesn’t come from the front line; rather, the issue is that the team has nobody to play behind their two starting defensive ends, Cameron Heyward and Stephon Tuitt. Of course, it needs to be noted that starting…


2015 Player Exit Meetings – OG David DeCastro

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…


Strong Safety One Of Biggest Riddles To Solve This Offseason

For as much hang-wringing as there might be about the cornerback position right now for the Pittsburgh Steelers, I think that the one position most up in the air in the secondary right now is that of the strong safety, where the team continues to look for the replacement for…


Determining Current Market Value Of Steelers CB William Gay Isn’t Easy

During the 2015 season, Pittsburgh Steelers veteran cornerback William Gay earned $1.5 million. Fellow Steelers cornerbacks Antwon Blake and Cortez Allen, however, both earned $1.542 and $5.631 million respectively. See the problem here? Gay, who has been the Steelers best cornerback for the last two seasons, is scheduled to be…


What I Learned From The Senior Bowl

Full disclosure. This post will be about things not related to the players I watched, and me just trying my hand at some prose and trying to sound insightful. Based off the generic title I even struggled to come up with, we’re not off to a good start. The week…


Several Ex-Steelers Taken In MLFB Draft

Laid back Sunday here at Steelers Depot. And with it, some lighter, though still interesting news. Many fans love to see where ex-players, even ones for a short time, end up, and several Pittsburgh Steelers were taken in the inaugural Major League Football – MLFB – draft that has taken…


In Secondary, Scouting And Talent Lacking More Than Coaching

Whenever a team has a weakness in one particular area of its personnel, it is the gut reaction to immediately put the position coach under fire. Often, perhaps too often, we see that position coach take the fall when a deeper analysis might show that he wasn’t the problem. The…


Steelers 2016 Free Agents Analysis: ILB Terence Garvin – Restricted

Player: Terence Garvin Position: Inside Linebacker Experience: 3 Free Agent Status: Restricted 2015 Salary Cap Hit: $585,000 2015 Season Breakdown: Garvin, a former undrafted free agent who originally made the team after being a rookie minicamp invitee, is still hanging on after three seasons with the Steelers, carving out a…



2015 Player Exit Meetings – OT Marcus Gilbert

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 Senior Bowl Game Discussion Thread

The 2016 Senior Bowl is about to get underway and we welcome you to discuss what you observe below in the comments. The North squad really looks stacked and there are likely to be a full players in this game who are ultimately drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers.


Analyzing NFL.com’s Four Round Mock Draft

Now that the NFL Scouting Combine is the last major off-season event left on the schedule for potential NFL draft picks, NFL.com draft analyst Chad Reuter released his first four-round mock draft Friday. For the Pittsburgh Steelers, they have four picks through the first four rounds (No. 25, No. 58, No….