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Steelers 2016 Practice Squad Tracker

Now that waiver claims are through, the Pittsburgh Steelers not claiming anyone or losing anyone to waivers, it’s time for each organization to build their ten man practice squad. We’ll keep track of the Steelers’ initial group throughout the afternoon. Make your predictions below. PRACTICE SQUAD OLB Travis Feeney DE…


One, Maybe Two More Roster Moves Likely Coming Sunday For Steelers

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have set their initial 53-man roster for the 2016 regular season, one can easily speculate it will change some over the course of the next two days. As expected, the Steelers kept injured second-year cornerback Senquez Golson on their initial 53-man roster and one would…


Newly-Shaped Cornerback Group Lacks Physical Presence

You might recall back during the draft that I invoked the name Justin Gilbert in referencing the Pittsburgh Steelers’ selection of cornerback Artie Burns in the first round, noting that the team wanted to draft him the year he came out in 2014, and that Burns fits the same sort…



Good, Bad, And Ugly Of The Justin Gilbert Trade

This would qualify as football’s version of a spit take. Color me shocked when I saw the news come in the Pittsburgh Steelers traded for Justin Gilbert. A move I, and I’m sure you felt the same, did not expect. Lot to take in, even realizing this is a player who…


Steelers Prove Willing To Keep Linebackers They Take A Liking To

The 53-man roster is a fickle thing, and it’s virtually impossible to get all of it right. I’m fairly certain that nobody in the know penciled in the name Justin Gilbert when putting together the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 53-man roster prediction over the course of the past several weeks, just as…



Ravens Release Veteran RB Justin Forsett

In perhaps one of the more surprising cutdown day moves in the AFC North—though none more surprising than the Steelers’ trade for a woefully underachieving cornerback—the Baltimore Ravens yesterday released veteran running back Justin Forsett, their presumed starter, and carried only three in total at the position, in spite of…


2016 South Side Questions: How Many O-Lineman Will Dress?

The preseason has ended, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While training camp and the preseason might have seen a lot of work put into the team and…


Steelers Visit With TE Rashaun Allen

The Pittsburgh Steelers have reportedly brought in tight end Rashaun Allen for a visit, according to The Houston Chronicle’s Aaron Wilson. Tight end Rashaun Allen visited Steelers — Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) September 4, 2016 He was a 2014 UDFA out of Southern but tested well at his Pro Day. Coming in at…



Salary Cap Implications Related To Steelers’ Saturday Cuts

The Pittsburgh Steelers made several roster moves on Saturday in order to get down to 53 active players and along with those transactions some salary cap dead money was produced. Of the 22 players who were cut on Saturday by the Steelers, only six of them produced new salary cap…




Steelers’ Initial 53 Man Roster Layout

With first cuts being announced, wanted to do a quick layout of how the Pittsburgh Steelers’ roster currently stands. Keep in mind this is a fluid situation and by NO means a final representation of what the team will carry to Washington. Offense (24) Quarterback (3) –  Ben Roethlisberger, Landry…