Archive | Training Camp

Preseason Game 4: 7 Things To Look For Against The Panthers

The Steelers close out their 2011 preseason tonight as they take on the Panthers on the road in Charlotte. The Steelers had another strong showing last week against the Falcons and tonight is the last chance for a few players to make a big enough impression to make the team or the practice squad. Do […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Prediction, Training Camp0 Comments

Steelers 2011 Pre Season Play Direction Stats Report

Sure it\’s only preseason and the stats are pretty much useless, but they are fun to look at nonetheless. Below are the Steelers preseason stats rushing and passing stats through the first 3 preseason games that are broken down by offense and defense for your viewing pleasure. They include direction, number of plays, average gain […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Rankings, Training Camp1 Comment

Cortez Allen Likely To Play Versus Panthers

Steelers rookie cornerback Cortez Allen is likely to see his first preseason action Thursday night against the Panthers. Allen was asked by fellow rookie Baron Batch via Twitter this afternoon if he was good to go and Allen replied back, “Thank the Lord.” Allen has been sidelined most of training camp and all of the […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Training Camp6 Comments

Mike Tomlin Press Conference Talking Points For Panthers Preseason Game

Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin held his pregame press conference today prior to the Thursday night game against the Panthers at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte. Audio is below: Tomlin opened by saying this is the last opportunity for a few players to make their case to make the 53 man roster. Ike Taylor, […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Downloads, News, Press Conference, Training Camp4 Comments

Steelers Release Gray, Ellis, McCray & Brinkley

The Steelers made their needed cuts Tuesday morning to get in compliance with the league\’s mandated 80 man roster deadline of 4 p.m. ET today. Released this morning were nose tackle Anthony Gray, wide receiver Terrence McCray, cornerback Niles Brinkley and linebacker Chris Ellis. The roster now stands at 80 players. The initial moves had […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Training Camp, Transactions6 Comments

Steelers Have Yet Another Changing Of The Guard

The latest depth chart released by the Steelers today has Doug Legursky listed as the starting right guard and Tony Hills listed as his backup. The early word is Legursky will start there Thursday night against the Panthers and Trai Essex could make his first start at center if the Steelers choose to let Maurkice […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Training Camp2 Comments

Steelers Falcons Preseason Game 3 Defensive Participation Chart & Personnel

Below is the defensive participation chart for the Steelers third preseason game Saturday night versus the Falcons. Like the offensive chart this week, nothing sticks out as far as the rotation into the game. The starters, as expected, saw a great deal of work as the starting linebackers and safeties topped out at 60 plays. […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Depth Chart, News, Training Camp0 Comments

The Terrible Podcast – Falcons Game Recap Episode

Season 2, Episode 11 of The Terrible Podcast is up and David Todd and I spend most of out time reviewing the Steelers 34-16 preseason victory over the Atlanta Falcons. This will be the formula we will use during the season and these are the podcasts we like doing the most–analyzing the play on the […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Downloads, News, Podcast, Training Camp0 Comments

Steelers Falcons Offensive Line Breakdown & Blocking Report

With the third preseason game in the books it is now time to break down the performance of the offensive line and blocking by the offense as I do every week. As a whole the offensive line looked good and here is a breakdown by player. Marcus Gilbert – Gilbert made is first start of […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Rankings, Training Camp3 Comments

2011 Steelers Final 53 Man Roster Prediction 4.0 – Week 4 Preseason Edition

The Steelers beat the Falcons 34-16 Saturday night at Heinz Field in their 3rd preseason game of 2011 and it is now that time again to dissect the roster and project the 53 man roster that will start the season. If you missed versions 1-3 of my 53 man roster prediction, you can view version […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Prediction, Training Camp12 Comments

Steelers Falcons Preseason Game 3 Offensive Participation Chart & Personnel

Below are the offensive personnel packages, play counts and participation chart for the Steelers third preseason game Saturday night versus the Falcons. The third game is usually used as a dress rehearsal of sorts so it is no surprise that the starting unit received 27 plays of work. The order of the substitutions used after […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Depth Chart, News, Training Camp0 Comments

Steelers Starts Cuts With Release Of 5 Players & Place RB Batch On IR

The Steelers started the process today of pairing down their 90 man roster to the league mandated 80 players by Tuesday afternoon. Steelers Digest is reporting that the Steelers have waived tight end Vaughn Charlton, cornerback Kevin Dockery, wide receiver Eric Greenwood and wide receiver Kenneth Moore outright. They also waived/injured, tight end Miguel Chavis. […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Training Camp, Transactions1 Comment

Steelers Defensive Coverage Stats Versus Falcons – Preseason Game 3

Below are the individual coverage stats and totals from the Saturday night preseason game against the Atlanta Falcons. The top table is by play and consist of which Falcons player was targeted with the pass, the yards gained on the play and the yards after the catch the receiver had on the play. Also included […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Training Camp10 Comments

Byron Leftwich Having Surgery This Morning On Broken Arm

Steelers backup quarterback Byron Leftwich is undergoing surgery this morning to repair his broken left, non-throwing arm that he suffered in last night\’s preseason game against the Falcons. The injury happened in the third quarter when Leftwich landed awkwardly on his left arm after scrambling to the right side. He immediately ran to the sideline […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Injury Report, News, Training Camp1 Comment

Steelers First Roster Cuts Prediction

The Steelers now need to get down to 80 players by Tuesday and that means 10 players must be trimmed off of the active roster. Below is my prediction of the moves that will be made. Running back Baron Batch has yet to be placed on injured reserve, so I figure that could be one […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Prediction, Training Camp5 Comments

Steelers Beat Falcons 34-16 – Preseason Game 3 Recap

The Steelers beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-16 in their 3rd preseason game of the 2011 season Saturday night at Heinz Field. The game got off to a fast start as Antonio Brown returned the opening kick-off 51 yards to mid-field. The Falcons were penalized for a horse collar tackle on the play so the Steelers […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Training Camp6 Comments

Mike Tomlin Falcons Post Game Press Conference

Mike Tomlin held his post-game press conference following the Steelers 34-16 win over the Atlanta Falcons Saturday night at Heinz Field. Tomlin said quarterback Byron Leftwich broke his left arm and will be out for an extended amount of time. Tight end Miguel Chavis tore his left pectoral muscle. Center Maurkice Pouncey aggravated his left […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Downloads, News, Press Conference, Training Camp0 Comments

Steelers Falcons Preseason Game 3 Inactives

Below are the players that will not dress for tonight\’s third preseason game as the Steelers take on the Atlanta Falcons at Heinz Field. Head coach Mike Tomlin ruled out only Ike Taylor just a few days ago and a few more could sit out as well. Keep checking back up until game-time as I […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Inactives, News, Training Camp0 Comments

Preseason Game 3: 7 Things To Look For Against The Falcons

The Steelers take on the Falcons Saturday night at Heinz Field in their third preseason game of the 2011 season. The Steelers rebounded last week against the Eagles after a dismal performance against the Redskins and will look to build on the showing they made last. This will be the last game for 10 roster […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Prediction, Training Camp3 Comments

The Terrible Podcast – Falcons Pregame Episode

Season 2, Episode 10 of The Terrible Podcast is up and David Todd and I discuss what has been a very quiet camp for the Steelers thus far. Fortunately there has only been one significant injury (to 7th round pick RB Baron Batch) and very little of the off-field drama that we have seen in […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Downloads, News, Podcast, Training Camp2 Comments

Mike Tomlin Press Conference Talking Points For Falcons Preseason Game

Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin held his pregame press conference today prior to the Saturday night game against the Falcons at Heinz Field. Audio is below: Tomlin says he is excited to play a quality team like Falcons as it will be a good test especially against the four man front of Falcons defense. Tomlin […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Downloads, News, Press Conference, Training Camp5 Comments

Emmanuel Sanders Back To Light Practices

The Steelers were back at practice on Tuesday after having Monday off and second-year wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders was even able to get some light work in as well. Sanders reported via Twitter that he had a light practice today and that it felt good to be back out there with the fellas. Sanders has […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Injury Report, News, Training Camp4 Comments

Steelers Continue Offensive Line Musical Chairs

When it was reported this morning that Trai Essex was visiting the South Side, you had to know it wasn\’t just to pick up his AFC Championship watch. I believe that could have been easily taken care of through UPS or FedEx. By the time dinner rolled around, the Steelers announced that they had re-signed […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Training Camp2 Comments

Steelers Re-sign Trai Essex & Release Nevin McCaskill

Steelers Digest is reporting that the Steelers have signed Trai Essex today and have released lineman Nevin McCaskill to make room on the 90 man roster. Essex was the opening day right guard last year for the Steelers, but ended up losing the job after he returned from an early season ankle injury. Following the […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Free Agents, News, Training Camp, Transactions5 Comments

The Terrible Podcast – Eagles Recap & Ed Bouchette Episode

Season 2, Episode 9 of The Terrible Podcast is up and David Todd and I continue with our discussion of the Steelers roster battles while talking a look back at the team\’s dominating win over the Philadelphia Eagles this past Thursday. As you might imagine, mostly glowing reviews, but concerns remain over the corner position […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Downloads, News, Podcast, Training Camp0 Comments

Could A Release Of McFadden Lead To The Return Of Starks?

With a handful of weeks left before the final roster cut-downs take place, the Steelers seem to have 8 cornerbacks vying for 6 or 7 roster spots on the 53 man roster. One of those 8 players is veteran Bryant McFadden. McFadden has been sidelined the last several weeks with a hamstring/quad type injury and […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, News, Training Camp19 Comments

If you enjoy our content & podcast, feel free to buy us a cup of coffee below.
Shop for 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Nike and New Era Team Gear at Fanatics

Archives