Steelers Film Room: Eight Man Protection

Over the last few days, I’ve been researching  pass protection schemes. Still learning a lot about them, and hope to continue to write about it during the offseason. We’ll take you through a simple protection today, beginning with the Tennessee Titans in Week 11. Titans game is a great one…

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Steelers CB B.W. Webb Getting To Know ST Coach Danny Smith Well

Last year, toward the end of the regular season, when the Dallas Cowboys cut their former fourth-round cornerback in his second offseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers acted quickly, claiming B.W. Webb off waivers and essentially giving him a redshirt season as the sixth cornerback on the depth chart, although by the…


Mike Munchak Getting Tougher On His Linemen In Second Season

When the Pittsburgh Steelers had the chance to bring in Hall of Fame guard and accomplished offensive line coach Mike Munchak for that same position, they no doubt understood that they were entering a multi-year process, and that everything that ailed the unit was not going to be fixed overnight….


2015 Steelers Pre-Training Camp Depth Chart Update: Interior OL

The Pittsburgh Steelers have recently concluded their offseason schedule, complete with nine OTA practices and the three-day minicamp, and are currently off for about five weeks before they re-emerge in Latrobe for the start of training camp. Not much is expected to happen between now and then as far as…


Steelers Throwback Thursday: Ben Roethlisberger’s 2004 NFL Debut

Now that the NFL Network has revealed the 2015 ranking for Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in their annual Top 100 list, I figured it would be a great time to feature him in our weekly Throwback Thursday post. Today, we will travel back in time to Roethlisberger’s 2004 rookie…


Martavis Bryant Selected to’s “Making The Leap” List

Yesterday, we wrote about Ryan Shazier being added to the list of breakout candidates in 2015. Today, his teammate joins him one spot ahead. Picked 17th, Pittsburgh Steelers’ wide receiver Martavis Bryant was selected by’s Kevin Para. Para recaps his rookie season, pointing out Bryant’s NFL leading 21.1 yards…


Steelers’ Defense Could Hinge On Three 2014 Selections

When the Pittsburgh Steelers selected Ryan Shazier with the 15th overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft last year, it was in hopes of making him the long-term running mate to stalwart inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons in the middle of the team’s defense. Sure enough, Shazier was plugged into the…

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Exclusive Interview With Steelers’ DE Matt Conrath

Recently, we profiled Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Matt Conrath’s path to the Steel City. I was able to reach out to him personally to touch on some of those story lines and turn attention to what he’s been doing in Pittsburgh since signing a futures contract in January. Check out…