Film Room: Alejandro Villanueva Does Battle With Carl Nassib

The Pittsburgh Steelers may not have managed to work out a new long-term contract with every one of their pending free agent targets—Le’Veon Bell would be the omission, though they reportedly were also interested in signing up Chris Boswell—they did manage to ink Antonio Brown, Stephon Tuitt, and Alejandro Villanueva…


Steelers Sign Fort To Practice Squad, Release Galambos

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a practice squad change Wednesday morning that included a few linebackers being shuffled. One day after being released from the Steelers 53-man roster, linebacker L.J. Fort was signed to the practice squad. To make room for Fort on the 10-man squad, linebacker Matt Galambos was released….


Steelers Vs Browns Sack Breakdown

As we’ve done in the past, we’re back to break down each of the sacks allowed by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017. We’ll assign blame while also keeping track of penalties, too. In Week One against the Cleveland Browns, the Steelers gave up just one. Let’s take a look. 1….


Film Room: T.J. Watt Shows IQ, Athleticism On INT

We all saw what T.J. Watt can do getting after the quarterback. That’s what he was drafted for and expected to do. But to play on the edge in Pittsburgh, your game has to be much more well-rounded than that. Steelers’ outside linebackers are the lynchpin of the defense and…


Film Room: Vance McDonald Bobbles First Impression

Considering the short notice with which new Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald was brought in, neither we nor the team get the opportunity to get a good look at him during the preseason, let alone a proper evaluation of what he could bring to the table. While there is…


Film Room: T.J. Watt Meets Joe Thomas

The first regular season game of Pittsburgh Steelers rookie T.J. Watt’s career was, I thought, a momentous occasion for him and for the franchise, in an obvious understatement. Their third outside linebacker drafted in the first round over a five-year span, much of the team’s future could be built on…


Stephon Tuitt Credits Tyson Alualu With Teaching Him A Few Things

He may be pretty new to the team, but veteran defensive lineman Tyson Alualu is certainly not new to the game of football, and in his first year with the Pittsburgh Steelers after spending the previous seven with the Jacksonville Jaguars, he has already had his impact in helping the…


Ravens Could Put Danny Woodhead On Short-Term IR With Hamstring Injury

It’s awfully hard for the Baltimore Ravens to catch a break when it comes to dealing with injuries over the course of the 2017 calendar year. While the tight end position has often been highlighted in this regard—offensive line is another group that has been hard-hit—the running back situation cannot…


2017 South Side Questions: Can Tuitt Return For Sunday?

The journey toward the Super Bowl is now well under way with the Pittsburgh Steelers back practicing at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, still informally referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility. With the regular season standing in their way on the path to a Lombardi, there will be questions…


Several Former Steelers Nominated For Pro Football Hall Of Fame

The Modern-Era nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2018 were announced Tuesday night and the list includes 108 players and coaches. Included in those 108 are former Pittsburgh Steelers players Alan Faneca, Hines Ward, Greg Lloyd, Joey Porter, Gary Anderson and former coaches Bill Cowher and Buddy Parker. Faneca…


Tuitt Talks About Bicep Injury, Possibility Of Playing Against Vikings

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Stephon Tuitt suffered a left bicep injury during the team’s regular season opener against the Cleveland Browns and after the initial news concerning the rest of his 2017 season looked bleak, it was later determined that he’ll be able to resume playing sooner rather than later….


Steelers Ranked 1st In ESPN’s Power Rankings

In arbitrary, irrelevant news of the day, the Pittsburgh Steelers surprised many by being ranked first in the post-Week One ESPN power rankings. Here’s what the Worldwide Leader had to say. “Rookie linebacker T.J. Watt became the third player to record two sacks and an interception in his NFL debut since sacks…



The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Brown Answers The Bell

The Pittsburgh Steelers played well enough to win the season opener against the Cleveland Browns. That is a safe statement now that the outcome has been decided. 21-18 is in the record books and another win for the Black & Gold. However, during the game I did allow some doubt…