Steelers Vs. Giants: Player Snap Counts – Preseason Game 1

The initial snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers Friday night preseason opening win against the New York Giants are now in and here’s a few observations along with all the numbers. We will verify the counts during our weekly play charting. O-line – The starting offensive line from left to…


Martavis Bryant Confirms He’ll Practice Sunday

I know this is such an obvious statement but when we waited for what felt like forever for the NFL to quit dragging their feet, it’s worth shouting from the rooftops. Speaking with reporters following last night’s win, Martavis Bryant confirmed he’ll be practicing with the team Sunday. And naturally,…


Jake McGee Looks To Clear His Way To A Roster Spot

Jake McWho? Why, it’s Jake McGee, the rookie free agent tight end who helped power the Pittsburgh Steelers offense to a game-sealing touchdown in the second half of their victory last night during the preseason opener against the Giants. Or did you miss it? McGee, who has only been in…





Watson, McGee, Hilton Catch Eye Of Tomlin In Steelers Preseason Opener

As is usually the case in a Pittsburgh Steelers preseason opener, several young and relatively unknown players had good initial showings. The Steelers 2017 preseason opening win over the New York Giants included a few such instances and head coach Mike Tomlin wasn’t shy about praising a few of those…


Veteran Arthur Moats Does What He Needs To Against Giants’ Depth

If you are among those pulling for eighth-year veteran outside linebacker Arthur Moats to reclaim his spot on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 53-man roster this year, then tonight was a good one for you—even if it comes with a bit of a caveat. The seemingly fifth-string edge rusher recorded an interception…


Steelers Avoid Serious Injuries In 2017 Preseason Opener

The Pittsburgh Steelers won their 2017 preseason opener against the New York Giants 20-12 Friday night at MetLife Stadium and it appears they also won in the health phase of the game. “Not a lot of injuries to speak of,” Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said after the game. “JuJu…


Making The 53: A How-To By Mike Hilton

If there were just one player from the deep roster that was the most intriguing to get a look at tonight, I think that many would have said Mike Hilton, the first-year former undrafted free agent cornerback who spent some time on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ practice squad late last year….


Steelers vs Giants: Winners And Losers

I missed these lists. Missed football. Both are back tonight, highlighting the winners/losers in the Pittsburgh Steelers 20-12 win against the New York Giants. Winners T.J. Watt: Though his two sacks were some of the easier he’ll ever get, as Mike Tomlin admitted, sacks are still sacks. He nearly recorded…


Watt Shines, Dobbs Improves As Steelers Knock Off Giants

T.J. Watt’s NFL start was as good as Josh Dobbs’ was bad. By game’s end, both had evened out in a Pittsburgh Steelers’ 20-12 win over the New York Giants Friday night. For Watt, he notched sacks on his first two pass rushes. They weren’t the most dominant plays of…


La Canfora: Steelers Possibly Exploring Trade For Rams CB Trumaine Johnson

We interrupt the Pittsburgh Steelers preseason game against the New York Giants to bring you an interesting report from Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. According to La Canfora, the Los Angles Rams might be looking to trade currently franchised tagged cornerback Trumaine Johnson and the Steelers are reportedly interested….



Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster Exits Preseason Opener With Possible Concussion

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster has left the team’s preseason opener against the New York Giants to be checked for a concussion. Smith-Schuster, the team’s second round draft pick this year out of USC, looked like he got injured while attempting to tackle Giants cornerback Valentino Blake after…