Stevan Ridley Used As Steelers No. 2 Running Back Against Texans

When Pittsburgh Steelers rookie running back James Connor went on the Reserve/Injured list early last week with an MCL injury, the team signed free agent running back, Stevan Ridley to fill his spot on the 53-man roster. The belief was that Ridley would learn the playbook over the course of the next…


Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Texans

Great win. And a weirdly comfortable victory. – Lot of Mike Hilton related weird stats today. That’ll happen when you pick up three sacks. He’s one of three Steelers’ DBs to have three sacks in a game. The others? Troy Polamalu and Carnell Lake? Polamalu’s came in 2005…against the Houston…


Steelers Injury Report: Nothing Significant Suffered Against Texans

The Pittsburgh Steelers easily beat the Houston Texans 34-6 Monday afternoon on the road and according to head coach Mike Tomlin, the team will get out of Houston on Christmas night without any serious injuries. “Nothing significant from an injury standpoint to mention,” Tomlin said during his post game press…


Steelers Vs Texans Winners/Losers

A very Merry Christmas to Steelers’ Nation. Your gift? A blowout victory. WINNERS Mike Hilton: You gotta start with Mighty Mike. Three sacks in a game, becoming the first Steeler DB to do it since Troy Polamalu in 2005. Texans had no account for him in their protection schemes and…


Bell, Nix Jingle All The Way; Steelers Sweep Away Texans 34-6

The Pittsburgh Steelers were having no part of a post New England hangover, instead converting their recent heart-breaking loss into an aggressive beatdown on the Houston Texans. The Steelers coasted to a 34-6 victory over the Texans, relying on countless superstars to aid the loss of wide receiver Antonio Brown….



James Harrison Goes Unclaimed On Waivers

The Pittsburgh Steelers waived linebacker James Harrison on Saturday to make room for tackle Marcus Gilbert on the 53-man roster and since then there’s been a lot of speculation that either the New England Patriots or Baltimore Ravens would claim the veteran pass rusher. Well, that didn’t happen. Source: LB…



Steelers Vs. Texans: Inactives For Week 16

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now released their list of seven inactive players ahead of their Monday afternoon Week 16 road game against the Houston Texans and as expected it induces the name of wide receiver Antonio Brown, who was officially ruled out for the contest on the team’s Saturday injury report with…




Former Heads Of Officiating Blast Current Replay Review System, Catch Rule

Another week, another highly controversial touchdown overturned. And another such overturning that favored the New England Patriots, for those so inclined to such things. This time, it was the Buffalo Bills’ Kelvin Benjamin who had a touchdown called on the field, only to see head of officiating Al Riveron determine…



Scouting Report: Texans Offense Runs Through The Air

As we have been for several years now, we’ll break down the Pittsburgh Steelers’ opponent each week, telling you what to expect from a scheme and individual standpoint. Like last year, Josh Carney and I will cover the opposing team’s offense. I will focus on scheme, Josh on the players. Today, revisiting the Houston…