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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Preseason vs. Bills

Are you ready for some football? Apparently, the Pittsburgh Steelers are not as they dropped a Jurassic Park sized doozie against the Buffalo Bills last weekend, losing 43-19. Unfortunately, this was the last real chance for the team to improve itself as Coach Mike Tomlin will be playing the water…


Steelers Trade 6th Round Pick for Scobee, Trim Roster To 75

The Pittsburgh Steelers have made several roster moves today in an effort to get their roster down to the league-mandated 75 players. The team officially announced the trade for kicker Josh Scobee, sending a 2016 sixth round pick to Jacksonville. The Steelers are currently without their 5th and 6th round…


NFL Upholds Martavis Bryant Four Game Suspension

The NFL has officially upheld Martavis Bryant’s four game suspension, as first reported by Ray Fittipaldo of The Pittsburgh Post Gazette.  NFL has upheld the four-game suspension for Martavis Bryant. Four games without pay. — Ray Fittipaldo (@rayfitt1) August 31, 2015 Fittipaldo relayed in a series of tweets a statement from…


Ledyard: Steelers First 15 Cuts Prediction

By tomorrow at 4 pm, the Pittsburgh Steelers will have cut their current roster from 90 to at least 75 players per NFL requirements. Many of these moves have been obvious for some time now, but the team will still be faced with several tough decisions, even in this first…


Scobee Better Be Reliable For Steelers With $3.45 Million Price Tag

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a trade Monday morning that included them acquiring kicker Josh Scobee from the Jacksonville Jaguars. While the details of the compensation are not yet fully known, one would think that it cost the Steelers a 2016 late-round draft pick. Scobee is set to earn $3.425 million in…


Report: Steelers Trade For Kicker Josh Scobee

The Pittsburgh Steelers have traded for Jacksonville Jaguars kicker Josh Scobee, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. The #Jaguars are trading longtime kicker Josh Scobee to the #Steelers. He’s been their kicker since 2004. Pitt had a K injury. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 31, 2015 As he…


Steelers Film Room: Bills Two Point Conversion

As we’ve written about so many times, the preseason offers the ability to adjust and respond. Normally, we highlight individual response, but occasionally, we’re able to look at schematic changes. Last week, we broke down the Green Bay Packers successful two point conversion play. It was a solid scheme by the…



Josh Harris’ Greatest Asset Has Been Lack Of Competition

With Le’Veon Bell set to miss the first two games of the season, it is by this point fully expected that first-year running back Josh Harris will make the 53-man roster to serve as the primary backup to DeAngelo Williams for the Pittsburgh Steelers during that time. Harris, who spent…



Mike Tomlin Disappointed In Lack Of Competitiveness In Fringe Players

At a time during the year in which there will soon be over 1000 unemployed professional football players, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin came away from his team’s last performance profoundly disappointed in the level of tenacity shown by many of the fringe players on his roster. Following the…


Steelers Film Room: Shoddy Tackling Major Issue Vs Buffalo

Just about every aspect of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense was pretty pathetic against the Buffalo Bills, but one of the most egregious parts of their poor performance was the shoddy tackling that took place throughout the game. The reality of preseason is that players aren’t always used to tackling again,…


Steelers Projected First Round Of Cuts – 2015

With four preseason games now in the books, the Pittsburgh Steelers must trim their roster down to 75 players by Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. EST. This means that 15 players must be waived or released and below is my projection as to who those players will be. WR Jarrod West…


Steelers Vs. Bills: Player Snap Counts – Preseason Week 4

Below are the initial player snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers Saturday afternoon preseason loss to the Buffalo Bills, 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 preseason…


L.T. Walton Gets Surprise Start Over Cam Thomas Against Bills

The Pittsburgh Steelers knew that they would be without second-year starting defensive end Stephon Tuitt for this game after he suffered an ankle injury during the previous preseason game in a friendly fire collision with a teammate. It’s unlikely that the line defensive lineman sees time before the regular season…