Ben Roethlisberger: ‘We’re All Excited’ About Ladarius Green

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is a veteran. It takes him a little while to really warm up to people stepping into new roles. He had the same issue with the veterans when he first came on board more than a dozen years ago. You can tell in his comments…



Steelers Had Interest In Giants’ Return Man Dwayne Harris In 2015

Sunday at Heinz Field, Pittsburgh Steelers special teams coordinator Danny Smith will be tasked with the job of limiting the effectiveness of New York Giants return man Dwayne Harris. During his Tuesday press conference, Steelers heads coach Mike Tomlin made sure to talk about Harris when going over the Giants…


Mike Tomlin Wrong On Dime Defense Assessment

I don’t find the Mike Tomlin press conferences particularly important. And that’s fine, they don’t have to be. They can be as transparent as Tomlin wants. You do get the occasional transparent, useful answer but mostly, it’s just fluff. Don’t learn a lot. There was one really interesting moment from…


Steelers Film Room: Roosevelt Nix Back Doing What He Does Best

Roosevelt Nix hasn’t been much of a presence for the Pittsburgh Steelers this season. At least, he had not been until Thursday’s game against the Colts, during which he played what was by far a season high in snaps—in the team’s fewest total offensive plays of the year—logging over a…


Yes, The Steelers Were Prepared For The Colts’ Fake Punt

At least formationally, the Pittsburgh Steelers were in position to defend Pat McAfee’s fake punt Thursday night. Real quick look at it. The Steelers are pretty clearly in a “safe” look with Jordan Dangerfield and Justin Gilbert pulled off the line of scrimmage, an alignment that rarely use. And on…



Steelers Film Room: Bud Dupree Shows Hustle In First Extended Action

The Pittsburgh Steelers had to wait most of the season, but they finally got one of their most important draft picks back on the field and contributing on Thursday when Bud Dupree played more than one snap for the first time since the team’s playoff loss to Denver last season….


Bengals Low-Key Benched C Russell Bodine In Second Half Sunday

The Cincinnati Bengals have spent most of this season using a bit of a rotation at the right tackle position after their previous starter, Andre Smith, left in free agency. They have been working second-year tackle Cedric Ogbuehi, a former first-round pick, into the starting lineup, but with some growing…



DeAngelo Williams To Wear Breast Cancer Awareness Cleats Sunday

The NFL is allowing players to wear custom cleat this weeks to honor a charity or cause of their choice. And DeAngelo Williams is certainly spreading his message. He posted on Instagram last night the cleats he’ll wear Sunday afternoon against the New York Giants. Custom pink cleats for breast…


Steelers’ Offensive Line Named OL Of The Week

Hats off to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ front five. After a strong performance against the Indianapolis Colts, NFL.com’s Shaun O’Hara named them the offensive line of the week. That front five, of course, consists of: Alejandro Villanueva, Ramon Foster, Maurkice Pouncey, David DeCastro, and Marcus Gilbert. Tack on Chris Hubbard too,…


Expect Giants To Feed The Football To Sterling Shepard Sunday

Little heads up for Pittsburgh Steelers’ fans and yeah, probably fantasy football players too. Sterling Shepard could be in for a big week. Two days after being snubbed by Eli Manning, failing to receive a single target in the New York Giants’ 27-13 win over the Cleveland Browns, Manning apologized…


Roethlisberger Believes Coates Is Close To Being A Contributor Again

Even though Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates failed to register a catch in the team’s Thursday night win over the Indianapolis Colts, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger thinks the former third-round draft pick out of Auburn is making strides in his attempt to finally overcome his deep pass catching drought that…