T.J. Watt Says Steelers D Ready To Wash Out Bad Taste In Mouths From Week 5

While it has been roughly 14 weeks since the Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 30-9 at Heinz Field, rookie outside linebacker T.J. Watt hasn’t quickly forgotten about how their rookie running back Leonard Fournette ran seemingly at will against the defense during that contest. “They came in our place…



Brad Allen Will Referee Steelers Divisional Round Playoff Game Against Jaguars

The referee assignments for this weekend’s Divisional Round playoff games were announced on Tuesday and Brad Allen will be in charge of the game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Jacksonville Jaguars. Allen, a fourth-year NFL official, has previously refereed three other games involving the Steelers with the last one being…



Ravens Promote LB Coach Don Martindale To DC To Replace Dean Pees

According to evening reports, the Baltimore Ravens reached a decision on how to replace their 68-year-old defensive coordinator, Dean Pees, who announced prior to the conclusion of the regular season that he would be retiring as the campaign ends. They have turned to their top in-house candidate, Don ‘Wink’ Martindale, to fill the…


Sports Illustrated Article Reflects On Shazier’s Injury, Teammates Reaction

Greg Bishop of Sports Illustrated has a fantastic article on Ryan Shazier that you absolutely need to read. He goes through Shazier’s injury from the perspective of several teammates: Artie Burns, Mike Mitchell, and Vince Williams among others. I’ll include a couple snippets here but seriously, go read the entire…



Tomlin Uses Week 5 Loss To Jaguars As Physical Reference In Terms Of Matchups

The Pittsburgh Steelers will finally get a chance to atone for their Week 5 home loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars this Sunday in the Divisional Round of the playoffs. Ahead of that rematch happening, however, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was asked Tuesday during his weekly press conference if that…


Keeping Bortles In The Pocket Key For Steelers

Blake Bortles’ arm shouldn’t scare you. But his legs? Yeah, he can do some damage. The Buffalo Bills found out the hard way in Sunday’s Wild Card matchup where Bortles became one of the rare QBs in playoff history to have more yards rushing (88) than he did passing (87)….


Mike Tomlin Praises Marcus Gilbert For ‘Awesome Job’ In Return

From a depth chart viewpoint, the Pittsburgh Steelers are generally the same team now that they were in Week 5. A better team and unfortunately, without Ryan Shazier, but offensively, all the key guys are still available. The biggest difference? Getting back Marcus Gilbert, who missed the first matchup with…


Steelers Injury Report: Tomlin Excited About Where Antonio Brown Is

The Pittsburgh Steelers are now preparing to play the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday at Heinz Field in a Divisional Round playoff game and on Tuesday head coach Mike Tomlin updated the health of his team ahead of that contest taking place. Tomlin, as expected, started his injury rundown with an…


Steelers 2017 Regular Season Offensive Charting Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers have wrapped up their 2017 regular season and await the Jacksonville Jaguars as they play host in a Divisional Round game for the first time since 2010. It was an interesting year offensively that saw them, frankly, play an awful lot better in the second half than…


Ben Roethlisberger Looks To Continue Climb Up Postseason Leaderboards

We don’t know how much longer Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger might continue to play. The 14-year veteran made clear last offseason that he is no longer taking a broad view of his career, and simply living one season at a time. Though I have a strong inclination that he…