Steelers Still Undecided If Bell Will Need Groin Surgery

As the Pittsburgh Steelers get ready to evaluate players at this year’s scouting combine they’ve yet to determine if running back Le’Veon Bell will need surgery to repair the groin injury that he suffered last season during the playoffs. During his Wednesday question and answer session at the combine with the Pittsburgh…


Colbert Says Team Progressed Further In 2016 Without Martavis

The Pittsburgh Steelers still have a little while to wait until they find out if wide receiver Martavis Bryant will be reinstated for the 2017 season after sitting out the entire 2016 season due to a suspension for multiple violations of the league’s substance abuse policy. On Wednesday, Steelers general…



Steelers Will Retain Entire Coaching Staff For 2017 Season

As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers will retain their entire coaching staff for the 2017 season. Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert confirmed on Wednesday at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine that no coaching staff changes have been made this offseason. All Steelers coaches will be back for next season, too, Colbert says….


Colbert Admits Evaluating OLB Are Tough Projections

It’s the Pittsburgh Steelers’ biggest need of the offseason. It’s also the toughest position to evaluate. Kevin Colbert broke down the difficulty of evaluating outside linebackers speaking to reporters at the Combine today. “Outside linebacker in our defense is probably the most difficult because 80 percent of them, 90 percent,…


Report: 2017 NFL Salary Cap Set To Be $167 Million

We will find out very soon what the official NFL salary cap number for the 2017 league year will be but as the scouting combine gets underway in Indianapolis this week, it appears the amount is now leaking. According to Judy Battista of the NFL Network, the 2017 NFL salary cap will…


2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles; NC State RB Matthew Dayes

From now until the 2017 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked…


Only Thing Left For Antonio Brown Is Super Bowl Ring

There is not a great deal left yet that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has not yet accomplished. He managed to be drafted as an unheralded underclassman. He made an NFL roster. He scored on the first touch of his career. He made a big play in the playoffs…


Steelers 2017 Free Agents Analysis: OL Chris Hubbard – Restricted

Player: Chris Hubbard Position: Offensive Line Experience: 3 Free Agent Status: Restricted 2016 Salary Cap Hit: $600,000 2016 Season Breakdown: He may not exactly be a favorite among Steelers fans—I personally advocated that he should not make the roster in 2015 following his terrible preseason performance that year—but Chris Hubbard…


2016 Player Exit Meetings – RB Daryl Richardson

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2016 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Never the less, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we…


Browns Place Second-Round Tender On RB Isaiah Crowell

The Cleveland Browns have been keeping themselves busy lately, coming to terms on a contract extension with their punter recently. They also finally extended a tender to their starting running back, Isaiah Crowell, who is a restricted free agent. Following a season in which he received the most extensive work…



Mike Tomlin Discusses His Combine Thought Process

Bob Labriola sat down with Mike Tomlin on Steelers’ Nation Radio moments ago to discuss this upcoming week at Indianapolis, home of the 2017 NFL Combine. It was a good insight into Tomlin’s thought process and methods in during the non-stop chaos of workouts, interviews, and testing. During the workouts, Tomlin…


AB’s Advice To Bell: Be Patient

We just wrote about Art Rooney II”s comments of not having a timetable on getting a long-term deal done with Le’Veon Bell. Antonio Brown has been down that road, waiting until yesterday to get his contract signed. Speaking with ESPN’s Trey Wingo this afternoon, Brown gave Bell a simple message….


AR2 Has No ‘Real Time Frame’ For Bell Contract Extension

As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers placed the franchise tag on running back Le’Veon Bell on Monday and with that formality now out of the way the two sides will obviously begin working on a long-term contract extension. While contract talks are expected to take place in the coming weeks with…