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Will Allen Makes, Misses Plays In Return To Starting Lineup

Pittsburgh Steelers veteran safety Will Allen not only returned from injury, he also returned to the starting lineup after missing the past three games, and all but eight snaps of the game before that, due to an ankle injury. It was a bit of a questionable decision given that, in…



Another Touchdown Catch Masks Struggles For Martavis Bryant

Pittsburgh Steelers second-year wide receiver Martavis Bryant was supposed to break out and become a superstar, a hypothesis that ran into a major road block after the talented pass catcher was slammed with a four-game suspension to start the season, followed by a knee injury that delayed his season debut…



Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Raiders

An insane game only deserves equally insane statistics. I hope I can do it justice. – The Pittsburgh Steelers and Oakland Raiders have been playing for 45 years. Today’s 38-35 contest was the second highest-scoring matchup between the two, only surpassed by the Raiders 45-34 victory in 1980. – Let’s…


Antonio Brown Sets New Franchise Marks For Receptions, Receiving Yards In A Game

Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro wide receiver Antonio Brown certainly enjoyed his time on the field earlier today against the Oakland Raiders secondary. The sixth-year pro just shattered some more team records for wide receivers, setting new franchise marks for receptions and receiving yards in a single game. Between quarterbacks Ben Roethlisberger…


Steelers Win Slugfest With Raiders, 38-35

Facing a must-win game with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on his way to the hospital to get a foot injury evaluated, and star running Le’Veon Bell watching from home while recovering from surgery, Pittsburgh turned to the one man left that they could count on regardless of the bleak situation. Antonio…


Quick Hits: Steelers Vs Raiders Winners/Losers

What. A. Game. Felt like this one should have been played in the 1970s. WINNERS:  Antonio Brown: I mean, what else can you say? 17 catches, a team record, for 284 yards, also a team record history and second most in regulation. He racked up a 10/180 line in the first…


Week Nine Steelers Vs Raiders Live Update And Discussion Thread: Second Half

The Pittsburgh Steelers bring with them a seven-point lead into the second half, scoring 21 points to the Oakland Raiders‘ 14. DeAngelo Williams has two rushing touchdowns and a successful two-point conversion reception, and Chris Boswell made two field  goals. For the Raiders, Derek Carr has touchdown passes of 22 yards to Michael Crabtree and…


Week Nine Steelers Vs Raiders Live Update And Discussion Thread: First Half

The Pittsburgh Steelers look to get back in the win column today against the visiting Oakland Raiders, who are riding a two-game winning streak while bypassing their opponent for the pole position for the last wildcard spot in the conference. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was typically off his game in his first appearance returning…


Steelers Vs. Raiders: 7 Keys To Victory

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play host to the 4-3 Oakland Raiders Sunday at Heinz Field and below are seven key things that I believe they will need to do in the game in order to come away with a big AFC win that figures to have huge Wild Card implications…


Football 101: 2 Trap

A new series we’ll put out each Sunday morning to help get you – not that you needed it – into a football mindset. A basic Football 101 series that will look at a concept or scheme with the intention of making you a smarter football fan. We focused on…


A Steelers Fan’s Rooting Guide To NFL Week 9

The Pittsburgh Steelers will again have their hands full Sunday afternoon at Heinz Field when they host the 4-3 Oakland Raiders as they look to avoid a third-straight loss. A win will allow the Steelers to climb back into one of the two AFC Wild Card spots while a loss…