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Red Zone Success Leaves Shaun Suisham Idle On Sidelines

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been so efficient over the course of the past two weeks in putting the ball in the end zone that kicker Shaun Suisham has likely begun the become restless over on the sidelines, having not officially attempted a field goal in the last two games. Of…


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Steelers Taking Safety Precautions With Three DBs Injured

The Pittsburgh Steelers currently have six safeties among their 12 defensive backs on the 53-man roster. Only three of them are fully healthy. Second-year safety Shamarko Thomas spent a few weeks on the sidelines with a hamstring injury, in response to which the Steelers called up Ross Ventrone from the…


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Le’Veon Bell Falls Off Torrid Yardage Pace With 58-Yard Effort

Second-year Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell began the 2014 season recording over 100 yards from scrimmage in every game through the first half of the year. That trend came to a screeching halt on Sunday night against the Baltimore Ravens. In fact, Bell had the worst rushing performance of…



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Steelers Currently 4½ Point Road Favorites Over Jets

Now that they’ve won three straight games at home, the Pittsburgh Steelers will go on the road this week to play the 1-8 New York Jets. After initially opening up as 2½ point road favorites, the Steelers are currently favored by 4½ heading into Tuesday. The Jets will start Michael…





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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Game 9 vs. Ravens

By Michael K. Reynolds The evening began with the honoring of all-time Pittsburgh Steelers great Joe Greene and finished with one of the most satisfying victories ever over the Baltimore Ravens. Although it started off of the Steelers script in the first quarter, by the end of the game all…


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Steelers Defense Limits Explosive Plays In Win Over Ravens

When Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco connected with wide receiver Torrey Smith for a 35 yard touchdown pass with 9:47 left in the first quarter Sunday night, it appeared as though the Pittsburgh Steelers defense was well on their way to allowing several explosive more plays in the game. That…


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Steelers Red Zone Offense Perfect Against Ravens

The red zone scoring problems that plagued the Pittsburgh Steelers offense nearly a month ago seem to be fixed. In the Steelers last three games the offense has managed to score touchdowns on 10 of 12 trips inside their opponents’ red zone and that was capped Sunday night by a…


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Numbers Crunch: Steelers vs Ravens

By Alex Kozora A statistical analysis from the Pittsburgh Steelers 43-23 victory Sunday night over the Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field. – Ben Roethlisberger’s stat line the last two weeks need no context: 65/86 (75.6%) 862 yards 12 TDs 0 INTs. His 12 TD passes are an NFL record. –…



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Steelers vs. Ravens: Player Snap Counts Week 9

Below are the initial player snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night over the Baltimore Ravens, according to the NFL official gamebook. We will see if any of these differ in our weekly game charting as the week progresses. Martavis Bryant played just five snaps less than Markus Wheaton…


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Young Steelers Receivers Helping To Build Explosive Offense

Over the course of the past three games, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has thrown an exceptional 14 touchdown passes. Six apiece came in the last two games for the best two-game scoring stretch by a quarterback in league history. But perhaps the most significant fact about that stretch is…