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A Quick Look At The Contract Of New Steelers RB Felix Jones

A few of you have asked about contract of running back Felix Jones, who the Pittsburgh Steelers acquired in a trade Friday with the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for second-year linebacker Adrian Robinson so below is a quick look at it. Jones signed one-year qualifying contract with the Eagles back…


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Breakdown Of Steelers T Marcus Gilbert Versus Redskins

By Alex Kozora NOTE FROM DAVE: Due to my own confusion, both Alex and Matthew wound up breaking down Marcus Gilbert this week, but I think you will benefit from seeing how two different people viewed his play and overall it was encouraging. A breakdown of all 39 snaps from…


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A More Positive Take On Marcus Gilbert Against The Redskins

By Matthew Marczi It is probably safe to presume that nobody came away impressed by the starting offensive line for the Pittsburgh Steelers following their performance against the Washington Redskins in the second preseason game. From the easy swim move used to beat center Maurkice Pouncey for a sack to…



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What Can Beachum Do For You?

By Matthew Marczi More specifically, what can Kelvin Beachum do for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2013? There has been some discussion, fueled by the likes of Ed Bouchette and Dale Lolley, that Beachum has possibly earned the right to start over Marcus Gilbert at right tackle, and they have used…


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Audio: Talking Steelers Friday With David Todd On 970 ESPN Radio

Friday evening I joined David Todd on his radio show, which can be heard every weekday on 970 ESPN Radio, and we discussed the Pittsburgh Steelers acquiring running back Felix Jones earlier in the day from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for linebacker Adrian Robinson. In addition, I gave my…



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Steelers Versus Chiefs: Pregame Injury Report – Preseason Game Three

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Kansas City Chiefs Saturday night at Heinz Field as they look to win their first game of the preseason. Below is a look at the unofficial injury report heading into the game. CB Cortez Allen (knee) – If things go as planned, cornerback Cortez…


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Steelers Versus Chiefs: 11 Things To Look For Saturday Night

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Kansas City Chiefs Saturday night at Heinz Field in their third preseason game of the season and below are eleven things to look for during the game. Working With A Plan – Head coach Mike Tomlin and quarterback Ben Roethlisberger both have admitted that…


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Steelers Versus Chiefs: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV & Radio Schedule

Kansas City Chiefs (0-2) vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (0-2) Kickoff: 7:30 p.m., ET Site: Heinz Field (65,500) • Pittsburgh, Pa. Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Bob Pompeani (play-by-play), Edmund Nelson (color analyst), Jeff Verszyla (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970) Announcers:…



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Steelers Trade With Eagles Now Official As Both Players Have Passed Their Physicals

The Friday trade between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Philadelphia Eagles is now official as running back Felix Jones and linebacker Adrian Robinson have both passed their physicals, according to Jeff McLane of The Philadelphia Inquirer. Both players passed their respective physicals, so the trade today between the #Eagles and…


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Breakdown Of Steelers QB Landry Jones Versus Redskins

By Alex Kozora A breakdown of every pass Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Landry Jones attempted against the New York Giants. First Drive Completions/Attempts: 4/6 Attempts Under Center/From Shotgun: 3/3 Play-by-Play – 1st and 10, 3:42 3rd. Shotgun, 11 personnel (1 RB, 1 TE). Trips Bunch Left. Throws crosser behind Derek Moye…


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Mike Tomlin Says Isaac Redman Will Get The Nod Saturday Night If Healthy

With Pittsburgh Steelers rookie running back Le\’Veon Bell currently sidelined with a mid-foot sprain, head coach Mike Tomlin was asked Thursday on the evening edition of Steelers Live if running back Jonathan Dwyer would be the next man up Saturday night in the third preseason game against the Kansas City…


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Steelers Trading Of LB Adrian Robinson Could Bode Well For LB Alan Baxter

The Pittsburgh Steelers traded outside linebacker Arian Robinson to the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday in exchange for running back Felix Jones and while we will continue to analyze the Jones side of the deal, it is worth looking at what dealing away Robinson means as well. The Steelers are fortunate…



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Trying To Make Sense Of The Steelers Trading For Felix Jones

Like many of you, I am still trying to wrap my head around the Pittsburgh Steelers decision Friday to trade for running back Felix Jones. So here are a few theories as to why they decided to. We already know that rookie running back Le\’Veon Bell will be down several…


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Steelers Trade LB Adrian Robinson To Eagles For RB Felix Jones

According to several media outlets, the Pittsburgh Steelers have traded second year linebacker Adrian Robinson to the Philadelphia Eagles for running back Felix Jones. We have agreed to trade linebacker Adrian Robinson to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for running back Felix Jones. — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) August 23, 2013…


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Steelers 2013 53 Man Roster Prediction – Post Preseason Game 2 Edition

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now played two preseason games, so it is now time for my fifth 53 man roster prediction for the 2013 season. If you missed my first four 53 man roster predictions following the draft, OTA practices, pre training camp and first preseason game, you can view…


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15 Players That Could Be In Their Final Week With The Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers will have to trin their roster down from 90 players to 75 a few days after they play the Kansas City Chiefs Saturday night and head coach Mike Tomlin refers to it as shortening the lines. That means 15 players will be suiting up for the last…


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Breakdown Of Steelers LB Brian Rolle Versus Redskins

By Alex Kozora A play-by-play breakdown of Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Brian Rolle versus the Washington Redskins on Monday night. First Drive Snaps: 4 Run: 0 Blitz/Drop: 0/4 Play-by-Play – 1st and 10, :50 2nd. Drops into hook zone (read curl, drive on flat). No one in the area. On checkdown…


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Steelers Versus Redskins – Second Half Notes And Observations

By Matthew Marczi Below is a list of random notes and observations from the second half during the second preseason game for the Pittsburgh Steelers against the Washington Redskins. As noted in the game recap, Al Woods took the second-team reps at nose tackle, a clear signal that the Steelers…


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Steelers Versus Redskins – First Half Notes And Observations

By Matthew Marczi Below is a list of random notes and observations from the first half during the second preseason game for the Pittsburgh Steelers against the Washington Redskins. Steelers rookie safety Shamarko Thomas looks like he could make a great pair at gunner with cornerback Curtis Brown. On the…



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Mike Tomlin Intends On Playing Starters At Least A Half Against Chiefs

When the Pittsburgh Steelers play the Kansas City Chiefs Saturday night at Heinz Field, it will be their third preseason game in 11 days. While that type of schedule can be tough on a team, head coach Mike Tomlin said Thursday during his press conference that he is not letting…