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Steelers Look Set To Carry 10 LBs For First Time In Two Decades

The 53-man roster is not set in stone just yet—and the waiver wire can quickly change things in the coming days—but when the Pittsburgh Steelers officially announce their cuts later today, the indications suggest that among those who remain will be 10 linebackers, with five inside and five outside. If…





Steelers Vs. Panthers: Player Snap Counts – Preseason Week 5

Below are the initial player snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night preseason loss to the Carolina Panthers, according to the NFL official gamebook. As usual, we will see if any of these differ in our weekly game charting as the week progresses. Being as this was a was…


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…