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Cutdown Day 2015: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and thank God the preseason is now over. I really was expecting the Pittsburgh Steelers to have a competitive and deep exhibition roster this year, but that obviously wasn’t the case. The play in the second halves of the last two preseason games is…


Revisiting Steelers Top Positional Battles In Panthers Game

With the preseason finally over, last night was our last chance to see each of these bubble players on the Pittsburgh Steelers state their case for a spot on the final roster or the 10-man practice squad. Final cuts should come today, so with those decisions looming, I decided to…


2015 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction: Final Edition

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 preseason is now wrapped up and that means the team must trim their roster down to 53 players by Saturday evening. While several cuts are easy to make, there are still several spots that are definitely tough to figure out. Below is my final prediction for…


Roosevelt Nix Makes Strong Final Statement For Spot On Team

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed first-year player Roosevelt Nix to a Reserve/Future contract early this year, back in January. Originally signing with the Falcons as a linebacker, the 5’11”, 260-pounder was eventually converted to fullback before ultimately getting cut. Like the Falcons, the Steelers brought in Nix as a linebacker, but…






Steelers Sputter In Preseason Finale, Lose 23-6

The good news? The Pittsburgh Steelers preseason from hell is over. The bad news? Boy did it end as abysmally as it began. Pittsburgh was beaten soundly by the Carolina Panthers on Thursday night at Heinz Field, by a final score of 23-6. The defense, albeit featuring almost all backups,…


Quick Hits: Steelers vs Panthers Winners/Losers

There were…winners? WINNERS:  Vince Williams: After a tough week last week against the Buffalo Bills, Williams was everywhere Thursday. He racked up 12 tackles, ten of them coming before the mid-way point of the second quarter. He, of course, dished out several thunderous hits. Howard Jones: Jones can flash and he did…


Steelers Vs Panthers Live Update And Discussion Thread: Second Half

The Pittsburgh Steelers enter the second half of their final preseason game trailing 17-0 after a last-second touchdown from the Carolina Panthers. The offense has mustered less than 50 yards of offense, while giving up about four times that on defense. At the moment, it would be difficult to identify anybody playing…


Steelers Vs Panthers Live Update And Discussion Thread: First Half

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrap up their preseason schedule tonight against the Carolina Panthers. They have lost three of their previous four, but more significantly, they have lost a pair of kickers for the year, as well as their starting center for most of the season. The majority of the significant contributors to…


Five Positional Battles To Watch Tonight

The best competition in the fourth preseason game is rarely between opposing teams. Instead, bubble players on every NFL team will battle each other for the few available spots on each team’s final roster or even ten-man practice squad. The Pittsburgh Steelers are no different, and while their roster is…



Steelers Vs Panthers: What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrap up their preseason schedule tonight against—who else—the Carolina Panthers, thanks to whom Pittsburgh was able to acquire their starting running back for the first two games this season, DeAngelo Williams. Hopefully, Williams will not be playing tonight, or at least not playing much. He played 10…