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Steelers Should Have Georgia On Their Minds Sunday Against Bengals

If the Pittsburgh Steelers are going to beat the undefeated Cincinnati Bengals Sunday at Heinz Field, one would think that they must be able to run the football successfully in the game in order to keep quarterback Andy Dalton off the field as much as possible. By the looks of…


Steelers Film Room: Cincinnati Bengals Defensive Scouting Report

This year, Jon Ledyard and I will be collaborating our scouting reports. We’ll play to our strengths – he’ll be focusing on the individuals while I’ll be looking at overall scheme. These reports will be broken down into two articles, one for offense and one for defense. Our reports for…


Steelers WR Markus Wheaton Struggling To Get Targets In Third Season

After catching 53 passes for 644 yards and two touchdowns last season, the arrow appeared to be pointing up for Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton and especially since he was able to stay healthy and dress in all 16 games. That arrow, however, now appears to be pointing back…


Steelers Film Room: Cincinnati Bengals’ Offensive Scouting Report

This year, Jon Ledyard and I will be collaborating our scouting reports. We’ll play to our strengths – he’ll be focusing on the individuals while I’ll be looking at overall scheme. These reports will be broken down into two articles, one for offense and one for defense. Our reports for…


Carnell Lake Not Behind Talent Deficiency In The Secondary

Much has been made of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ secondary recently, a statement that could accurately have been made at virtually any point over the past few years. Recently, however, there seems to have been an increase in the finger pointing over whatever issues might be ailing the unit, with many…


Steelers Film Room: Robert Golden Vs Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers have had fourth-year safety Robert Golden in the lineup for all but eight snaps over the course of the past three weeks, and with Will Allen downgraded yesterday to not participating in practice, there exists the strong possibility that he gets his third straight start. By and…


Steelers Film Room: Alejandro Villanueva Vs Chiefs

While anticipating Alejandro Villanueva’s first start for the Pittsburgh Steelers, it was not the end result that I was most interested in. It was obvious, given his limited experience, that mistakes would be made. What I was most interested in seeing was whether or not he would be able to…


Steelers Film Room: Cam Thomas Vs Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed a heavy burden on starting defensive end Stephon Tuitt entering his second year, a burden borne by necessity more than anything else. The young 22-year-old has been consistently logging north of 80 percent of the Steelers’ snaps every game up to his injury, sometimes over…


Todd Haley Speaks To Importance Of Having A Script

Todd Haley sat down with Steelers.com’s Bob Labriola to discuss a variety of topics. But none were more interesting than the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive coordinator discussing his initial scripted plays and what they do for your offense. “We generally have a handful of plays that are our favorite plays, that…



Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Chiefs Game Notes

Your weekly game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 23-13 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs last Sunday. First Half – Kick return unit. The front five: Arthur Moats, Sean Spence, Vince Williams, Bud Dupree, and Shamarko Thomas. Robert Golden behind them. Roosevelt Nix, Matt Spaeth, and Will Johnson making up…



David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Steelers Versus Chiefs

On Sunday the Pittsburgh Steelers, again without starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, lost 23-13 to the one-win Kansas City Chiefs. After surviving the last two weeks largely on the back of a 5-0 turnover differential, the Steelers turned it over three times in this one, doubling their season total, while the…



Week Seven Steelers Vs Chiefs Second Half Notes And Observations

The Pittsburgh Steelers fell short in their comeback attempt Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs, ultimately losing the first start of Landry Jones’ career by a score of 23-13. Below are my notes and observations from the first half of the game. The Steelers entered the second half trailing 9-3…