Steelers Sign WR Justin Thomas To Practice Squad; Release T Jake Rodgers

The Pittsburgh Steelers return from their bye week on Monday and will now start preparing for their Week 10 road game against the Indianapolis Colts. On Monday the team started their week with a minor practice squad transaction. Signed back to the practice squad again on Monday was wide receiver…


Steelers Leading NFL In Missed Tackles

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense is leading or near tops in the league in tons of categories this year. But they’re leading in one they wish they didn’t claim. And according to Pro Football Focus, the Steelers come in first place with 77 misses on the season. They tweeted out this…


Film Room: Joe Haden Keeps Up With The Joneses In Detroit

The Pittsburgh Steelers may not play today, but that doesn’t mean you get the day off. We’ve got some film yet to break down, and today’s subject Joe Haden, who has really helped to solidify this secondary into something that has the potential to compete against top talents, though the…


Steelers Turn To A Few Key Defenders To Close Out Last Week’s Win

I don’t know about you, but for me it was hard to miss who was out there are the end of the game last Sunday. I’m talking about the pass-rushers. On the Pittsburgh Steelers’ final drive against the Detroit Lions, and especially at the end, if was three players rushing:…




Browns Give Joe Thomas Pay Raise To Entice Him To Return

The Cleveland Browns are a year and a half into their latest regime, with Sashi Brown and Hue Jackson at the helm. That is more years than games they have won so far. Considering that they have played 24 games within that span, one might say that their success rate…


2017 South Side Questions: What Roles Might Change After Bye?

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…



Watch: Bengals WR AJ Green Ejected After Chokeslam

You may have seen it by now but if you haven’t been on/don’t have Twitter, it’s worth another look. Cincinnati Bengals’ wide receiver A.J. Green may have taken out some season (and career) frustration today, getting himself ejected after choke slamming Jacksonville Jaguars’ corner Jalen Ramsey. Jalen Ramsey and AJ…


NFL Week 9 Open Discussion Thread

Thanks to the Pittsburgh Steelers being on a bye this week we all can sit back and enjoy several of the key games that will take place on this Week 9 Sunday. I’ve already highlighted 4 games that fans of the Steelers will likely want to keep an eye on…


2017 Midseason Player Evaluations: ILB Ryan Shazier

With the Pittsburgh Steelers coming off their bye week and there soon being little to talk about in the interim outside of returning players, now would be as good a time as any to take a look back on what’s transpired this season and give out some mid-year player evaluations. The team…


The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Bye Week Rant

The photo is my pooch Fifi from 6 years ago when she was a pup. She is sad since there is no football game to watch this weekend. It’s a bye week and the first half of the season continues to be analyzed. No matter how you slice & dice…


Steelers 2017 Midseason Offensive Charting Notes

It is the bye week, and the middle of the season, so that can clearly mean only one thing: the midseason offensive charting notes column for the Pittsburgh Steelers through the first eight games. Enjoy. Personnel groupings: 01: 12/566 (2.1%) 11: 376/566 (66.4%) 12: 65/566 (11.6%) 13: 10/566 (1.8%) 21:…


T.J. Watt Proving Impactful Against The Run

So it’s time to have some fun with numbers. I would like to point out an interesting statistic that came to my attention recently about the Pittsburgh Steelers’ rookie defensive starter, outside linebacker T.J. Watt. Evidently—outside of some missed tackles, which need to be cleaned up—he has been one of…