2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Miami (FL) CB Corn Elder

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…


Steelers 2017 Free Agents Analysis: ILB Lawrence Timmons – Unrestricted

Player: Lawrence Timmons Position: Inside Linebacker Experience: 10 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2016 Salary Cap Hit: $15,131,250 2016 Season Breakdown: The cap hit no doubt looks absurd, but more studious observers of the salary cap understand that Lawrence Timmons wasn’t actually getting $15 million to play during the 2016 season….


2017 Offseason Questions: Do Steelers Want Shamarko Thomas Back?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…


2016 Steelers Sack Breakdown: Final Results

I know the season has long passed us. Maybe it was the Senior Bowl or just the fact the Pittsburgh Steelers were barely sacked this season, but I never got around to the final data for this year’s sack breakdown. So here are the final regular season and playoff totals….


Colbert Says Steelers Were Happy With Ladarius Green’s Play

It’s not often that we get much access to Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert, but when we do, it comes at around this time, during the offseason, when he plays his most important roles, in reshaping the roster for the next season. Because the opportunities to gain his perspective…


2016 Player Exit Meetings – ILB Ryan Shazier

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…


Greg Roman Sees Ravens Committing To Run Game More

The Baltimore Ravens axed their offensive coordinator mid-season last year and thus far have not decided to replace him. But they did replace their tight ends coach with Greg Roman, who will bring along with him the additional title of offensive assistant. It is believed that he will work with…


Steelers ‘Apprehensive’ About Future Of Oft-Injured CB Senquez Golson

Even though Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Senquez Golson has two years remaining on his rookie contract it doesn’t sound like the team is counting on him becoming the player they hoped he would be when they drafted him in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft out of Mississippi. During…



Colbert Says Contract Extension Talks With WR Antonio Brown Are ‘Accelerated’

Have no fear, a new contract for Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown is very near. During his annual talk with the media on Thursday ahead of him leaving for the scouting combine, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert updated how current contract negotiations are going with Brown and his representation….


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

You know what grinds my gears? How the “breaking news” graphic has become meaningless. Turn on any news channel and 24/7, the headline is “breaking news.” No, it probably isn’t. I’ve even seen it next to someone’s name in an interview. Breaking News, John Johnny. Figure out your chyron game, people. Stop…


Steelers Still Undecided On Surgery For RB Le’Veon Bell

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell was expected to get a third opinion on his injured groin as of a few weeks ago, and it’s still unknown whether or not he’ll ultimately need surgery. During his Thursday meeting with the local media, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert addressed the health…


Colbert Would Like To Have Timmons, Jones Back In 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert talked to the local media on Thursday ahead of him leaving for the annual NFL scouting combine in a few weeks and he had several interesting things to say, according to several local media members who cover the team. Colbert indicated Thursday that he…


Kevin Colbert Says Ladarius Green Expected To Be Back In 2017

In his first press conference with reporters since the season has ended, Kevin Colbert indicated tight end Ladarius Green is expected to be back in 2017. The news was first reported by the Trib’s Joe Rutter. Colbert also indicated TE Ladarius Green will be back next season. Needs to pass physical…