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Roosevelt Nix’s Contract Extension Well Deserved

The NFL exists in an era where fullbacks don’t. They’ve been phased out, replaced by speedy receivers and matchup nightmare tight ends. Fullbacks are less popular than the new Snapchat update. But Pittsburgh has a good one. And holding onto Roosevelt Nix was a no-brainer. Nix has done nothing but…


2017 Player Exit Meetings – QB Ben Roethlisberger

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2017 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Nevertheless, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we close the book on…


Kenny Britt Took Parting Shots At Browns During Super Bowl Week

When the Cleveland Browns balked at what wide receiver Terrelle Pryor was looking for in free agency following his ‘breakout’ season in 2016, recording 1000 receiving yards, they decided to let him walk and instead turned to veteran Kenny Britt, who also happened to be coming off of his first…




Does Mike Tomlin Need To Hire Himself A Challenge Challenger?

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin recently added two new position coaches to his staff in Karl Dunbar and Tom Bradley in addition to adding a new offensive assistant in Blaine Stewart. While Tomlin might be done adding to his 2018 staff, might he want to consider hiring himself a…



Time May Be Drawing Near To Weigh Future Of LG Position

While they have not yet done a whole lot this offseason—at least when it comes to the roster, as the coaching staff is another matter—the Pittsburgh Steelers have already in the early portions of the offseason spent some time assuring that they retain their quality depth along the offensive line….


Best Play/Worst Play: Artie Burns

New series we’re kicking off here on Steelers Depot. To begin a recap of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 season, a look at the singular best and worst play from each player on the roster. If I wanted to sum up a players season in 30 seconds, these are the plays I would…




2018 Offseason Questions: Is Coaching Staff Now Set For 2018?

The journey toward Super Bowl LII ended far too prematurely for the Pittsburgh Steelers, sending them into offseason mode before we were ready for it. But we are in it now, and are ready to move on, through the Combine, through free agency, through the draft, into OTAs, and beyond….


What Steelers DB Do You Trust The Most?

Consider this a bonus question of the Friday Five. Dave and Dave had a good discussion on today’s Terrible Podcast and I wanted to branch off it today. They were talking about who is the best defensive back on the current Pittsburgh Steelers roster. We can debate that question in…