Blast From The Past: Ulish Booker

The continuation from a series we began last season to pass the time. The random, oh yeah, remember him? players in recent Pittsburgh Steelers’ history. Some made an impact to the team, others cut early and never heard from again. But they all produce some level of nostalgia. There are little known…

Ryan Shazier

Who Is The Steelers Most Polarizing Player?

Had a good discussion Monday with Dave on The Terrible Podcast, talking about Lawrence Timmons and if he’s the most polarizing player on the team. I didn’t totally agree with the assessment, though I understand it, but it got me to thinking: if it isn’t Timmons (and maybe you think it…

Daniel McCullers

Cam Heyward “Scouts” Daniel McCullers

Entering his sixth season, every Pittsburgh Steelers’ fan knows the type of talent you’re getting with Cam Heyward. So on Thursday after practice, it was Heyward’s turn to assess the rest of his defensive line teammates. He touched on Stephon Tuitt – “you look for [him] to take another step…

Mike Adams Steelers

Steelers Mike Munchak Updates Status Of T Mike Adams

Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Mike Adams has had a rough professional career since being selected in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft and now that the team has drafted former LSU tackle Jerald Hawkins in the fourth round of this year’s draft, the former Ohio state product’s time remaining…


The Optimist’s Take: Small School, Big Impact

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


Rams Move Up To #1 Overall In Blockbuster Deal With Titans

California sports is in a state of one-upping each other by the hour. The Los Angeles Rams have traded with the Tennessee Titans to acquire the #1 pick in this year’s draft. As you would expect, the cost of doing business was not cheap. Here are the full trade details….


DeAngelo Williams, Vontaze Burfict Engage In Twitter War

Well, there’s a headline I didn’t expect to write today. Maybe it was created out of DeAngelo Williams’ comments that the Cincinnati Bengals would be his biggest rival in 2015, but Vontaze Burfict and Williams are having a little spat on Twitter. I’m not positive what started the exchange but…


Study: What Pittsburgh Looks For In Drafting Outside Linebackers

For our final study on the topic, we’ll go through the history of outside linebackers the Pittsburgh Steelers have drafted, identify trends, and apply them to this year’s group of linebackers.  Under Mike Tomlin, they have taken seven outside linebackers. 2015: Bud Dupree Height: 6’4 Weight: 260 Arm Length: 32 5/8…


Video: How Pat Kirwan Likes To Use NFL Combine Numbers

NFL Combine numbers certainly aren’t everything but they sure are fun to play with and especially when you are able to use them as comparisons to other players already playing in the league. As you probably already know by now, I like to work with these numbers much in the…


Replacing Heath Miller A Difficult Task In This Era

I know we’re all still trying to process today’s news of Heath Miller’s retirement. I’m still freaking out so it’s perfectly ok if you are, too. And though there is much to talk about what he meant to the team, this is a business, and like any business, you keep…