Tyler Matakevich

5-Tackle Showing Sees Tyler Matakevich’s Stock Rise

If there is one thing that rookie Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Tyler Matakevich does, it is make tackles, and if that was not already amply proven so during his near-500-tackle collegiate career, he demonstrated the sort of tally he can accumulate in a short amount of time during his fourth-quarter…


Kozora: In Defense Of Landry Jones

Oh boy. Here I go, wading into a deep end filled with piranhas. And I have a feeling after many fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers read this, they won’t be willing to throw me even a life jacket. This article isn’t for those squarely in the anti-Landry Jones camp. There’s…


3-Game Resolution Offers Steelers, Bell Chance To Move Forward

Much of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offseason was carried out with a cloud of uncertainty hanging over it, with rumors surfacing early that fourth-year running back Le’Veon Bell had missed drug tests and would be facing a four-game suspension as a result. It was a month or two later when the…

Maurkice Pouncey

Maurkice Pouncey’s Debut One Major Victory In Eagles Loss

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ ‘first-team’ offense may have failed to put up even a single point on Thursday night against the Eagles, but the game was still a major victory in one absolutely key way: All-Pro center Maurkice Pouncey not only returned to action for the first time in about a…


Post Second Preseason Game: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have wrapped up their 2016 training camp and played their first two preseason games, it’s time to revive the weekly Friday night question post. The Steelers enter the third week of the preseason with a record of 0-2 and are coming off of a shutout…


Eli Rogers Practice Habits Basis For Successful Preseason

It’s been an tough-to-watch preseason for the Pittsburgh Steelers offense. But the one consistently bright spot has been Eli Rogers, coming off a four catch, 39 yard performance. He attributes that success to practice habits and a simple message instilled by the coaching staff. “Coach Todd always says, it’s just…

Eli Rogers

Landry Jones’ First-Half Offense More Than Just Turnovers

While much of the focus on the day will center around the four interceptions thrown by Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Landry Jones during the first half, I wanted to focus on the rest of the first half offense, outside of the turnovers, because there was some overall improvement from the previous…


Steelers Film Room: Landry Jones’ Pick Six

Throw one interception and you’ll earn some jeers from Steelers fans. Throw four? In a half? I think they’re bringing back the Salem Witch Trials. Clearly a less than stellar day from Landry Jones and though several of them were a mixed bag of blame, the first interception – a…


Steelers Vs Eagles Positional Grades

The Pittsburgh Steelers struggled in their second preseason game of the season, this time against the Philadelphia Eagles, Thursday, at Heinz Field. Although the Eagles 17-0 shut out the Steelers, dropping their preseason record to 0-2, there were a handful of bright spots that emerged for Pittsburgh in the loss….


Video: Steelers Vs Eagles Post-Game Thoughts

Like we’re doing every week, I gave my quick thoughts on the Pittsburgh Steelers 17-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. We briefly run through each position group with some of the good and bad from the second preseason game. Be sure to comment on Youtube or down below with any…


Steelers Vs. Eagles: Player Snap Counts – Preseason Game 2

The initial snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night preseason loss to the Philadelphia Eagles are now in and here’s a few observations from the numbers. Wide receiver Cobi Hamilton and center Cody Wallace logged the most offensive snaps Thursday night. While Hamilton playing a lot isn’t overly surprising,…