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St. Louis Rams 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…


Steelers Film Room: William Gay Vs 49ers

For the first time in his career, veteran William Gay entered this 2015 season as the top cornerback on his unit, the clear number one. Though that says as much about those around him as it does himself, it’s clear why the Pittsburgh Steelers value him as much as they…


Steelers Film Room: Cameron Heyward Vs 49ers

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward is a budding star coming off of a season in which he was the first lineman on to lead the team in sacks in the past decade, but he struggled to have his usual impact in the season opener. That changed during the home…



Steelers Film Room: Roosevelt Nix Vs 49ers

Pittsburgh Steelers first-year player Roosevelt Nix did not come to the team as a fullback, but it wasn’t before long that the team actually began working that he was moved there. And while he did not make the 53-man roster because of his ability to play the position, nor the…


Audio: Thursday 9/24 Interview With David Todd On 970 ESPN

Thursday afternoon, I joined David Todd on his 970 ESPN radio show and we discussed several topics concerning the Pittsburgh Steelers as they prepare to play their third regular-season game Sunday afternoon against the St. Louis Rams. We talk a little about how the Steelers might try to use running…



With Bell Now Back, Is Archer Destined For The Inactive List?

On Wednesday, the Pittsburgh Steelers decided that rookie undrafted wide receiver Tyler Murphy was worth waiving to make room on the roster for running back Le’Veon Bell now that his two-game suspension is over. Was I surprised that Murphy was the choice? Yes. Was I floored by that decision, however?…


Steelers WR Martavis Bryant Not A Lock To Return For Week 5 Game

Barring another suspension being handed down, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant should be eligible to play in Week 5 against the San Diego Chargers as his four-game suspension for violating the league’s substance abuse policy will then be over. However, even though he’ll be eligible to return in Week 5, it doesn’t necessarily mean that…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs 49ers Notes

My game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 43-18 win over the San Francisco 49ers. First Half  – Kick return unit. Front five: Vince Williams, Sean Spence, Ross Ventrone, Terence Garvin, and Shamarko Thomas. Robert Golden next right behind them. The wedge included Will Johnson, Matt Spaeth, and Roosevelt Nix with…


Week Two: Steelers Vs 49ers Second Half Notes And Observations

The Pittsburgh Steelers secured their first victory of the season in convincing fashion on Sunday, putting up 43 points in their home opener against the San Francisco 49ers while recording five sacks and a turnover, holding the road team to just three points leading into the fourth quarter. Below are…


Week Two: Steelers Vs 49ers First Half Notes And Observations

The Pittsburgh Steelers secured their first victory of the season in convincing fashion on Sunday, putting up 43 points in their home opener against the San Francisco 49ers while recording five sacks and a turnover, holding the road team to just three points leading into the fourth quarter. Below are…



Steelers Film Room: Offensive Line Play Against 49ers

You don’t have to look far to find an analyst harping on the need for quality offensive line play in today’s NFL. Very few teams have a strong offensive front amongst their starting lineup, and even fewer have quality depth on their roster. The Pittsburgh Steelers have been blessed with…


DeAngelo Williams The Running Back Pittsburgh Needed

Two years. Two running back free agent signings. Two completely different results. There are a lot pleasant surprises from the Pittsburgh Steelers already. Bud Dupree is playing more and at a higher level than almost anyone anticipated. Darrius Heyward-Bey is making splash plays. Twitter is still standing after the Brandon…