2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Oklahoma WR Sterling Shepard

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…


Report: Steelers Set To Meet With Texas A&M CB Brandon Williams

The Pittsburgh Steelers are slowly winding down their pre-draft visits and it appears as though the team will have yet another defensive back in town on Tuesday. According to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, Texas A&M cornerback Brandon Williams will be visiting with the Steelers on Tuesday. Texas A&M corner…


Latest Mel Kiper Jr. Three Round Mock Draft Has Steelers Selecting Two DBs

ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. released another three-round mock draft Tuesday morning and it’s his first since the big trade took place last week between the Los Angeles Rams and Tennessee Titans that included the first overall selection being swapped. As for the three selections Kiper made for the Pittsburgh…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: West Virginia LB Nick Kwiatkoski

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…


Video: Cha-Cha Wasn’t Booming Monday Night For Antonio Brown On DWTS

Business was certainly not booming Monday night on the dance floor for Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown. Brown, who was forced to dance with new partner Karina Smirnoff as part of switch-up week on “Dancing with the Stars,” received the lowest combined score from the four judges –“ 26…


2016 NFL Draft: CB True Heights

For the second year in a row, we’re breaking down the Combine-invite cornerbacks “true heights.” If you’re not familiar with the concept, it’s a way to help balance out the shorter players with great verticals and the taller ones without hops in an attempt to normalize how “big” a player…


NFLPA Update Reveals Cortez Allen Was Not A Post June 1st Release

The NFLPA updated their team salary cap reports Tuesday morning and they now show the Pittsburgh Steelers as having $3,574,520 in available salary cap space and 76 players under contract. That $1,175,000 increase in cap space tells us that cornerback Cortez Allen was released on Friday without the post June 1 designation….


The Optimist’s Take: Improved Tackling Efficiency

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


Andy Dalton Back To Throwing Passes For Bengals

You might recall roughly the exact moment at which the Cincinnati Bengals’ 2015 season was drastically derailed, or at least rerouted. In fact, you should recall quite easily if you are a regular reader of this site, since it occurred during a key moment of the Bengals’ second matchup with…


2016 Steelers Pre-Draft Movements: Tackle

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this league year with nearly a couple dozen players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency. They ended up retaining five of those unrestricted free agents, but did not tender their one restricted free agent, who signed elsewhere. Pittsburgh also added help from outside of the organization at tight…


The Pessimist’s Take: Brian Hoyer As Best Option To Address QB

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


Maurkice Pouncey Present For Beginning Of Offseason Program

Just some light house-keeping here to keep us busy as we inch closer to the draft. Though it was expected, Maurkice Pouncey was with the team for the start of today’s offseason program, per this tweet from Mark Kaboly. Maurkice Pouncey was present for the start of Phase 1 offseason…



NFL Draft News: Concerns Over Long-Term Future Of Smith, Jack

Not a ton of news going on in Pittsburgh today. So let’s take a moment to look league-wide at some draft news. Unfortunately, the news buzzing around isn’t positive. Though obviously no report has been confirmed, there appear to be serious long-term health concerns over a pair of linebackers: UCLA’s…