Le’Veon Bell Playing The Best Football Of His Career

I’m sure we’ll break this down a little more in-depth throughout the week, Matthew Marczi always does a great job of that, but on the surface, can I just point out how freaking good Le’Veon Bell is playing right now? Is that ok? Good, I’m doing it. Bell has made…



Making Sense Of Steelers’ Streaks Of Wins And Losses

So, the Pittsburgh Steelers spent their Sunday belittling the Browns and in doing so ending a four-game slide that dropped them from a 4-1 start to their season all the way to 4-5 before the re-stabilizing victory, thereby potentially salvaging a season that threatened to slip away. Four days later,…


Steelers Vs. Colts: Player Snap Counts – Week 12

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Indianapolis Colts 28-7 Thursday night on the road and a few things stick out when you look at the initial snap counts from the game. Offensively, an ankle injury prevented guard Ramon Foster from playing every snap against the Colts and he needed to be…


Steelers Run Defense Rises To The Occasion

Heading into the bye week, the Pittsburgh Steelers knew that they had a run defense problem that they needed to solve. For much of the game, it looked as though they may have managed to do just that, and do so against the best rushing team in the league in…


Splash Plays, Situational Success Show The Way Forward For Steelers’ Defense

While the Pittsburgh Steelers defense may not necessarily have done an excellent job last night considering the number of injuries that the Colts were dealing with on the offensive side of the ball—starting, of course, with the absence of their franchise quarterback, Andrew Luck—I do think the performance was indicative…


Film Room: Why Antonio Brown Is The NFL’s Best Route Runner

If you haven’t heard, and let’s be honest, I know all of us in this conversation have, Antonio Brown is the NFL’s best wide receiver. And he’s the NFL’s best route runner. There may be no better example of that than what he’s done the last two weeks. It’s a lot…


Ladarius Green Fighting Nerves, Making Plays

It’s obviously not a full return on their $20 million investment but hey, it’s a start. While this wasn’t Ladarius Green’s first game as a Pittsburgh Steeler, this was his first one with a sizeable impact. He had catches of 32 and 35 yards in last night’s win over the…


Watch: Steelers Vs Colts Initial Analysis

Back at you for our initial analysis following the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Thursday night victory over the Indianapolis Colts, 28-7. Recap of the game, what made the offense work, and what the defense did well enough in order to slow down the Colts enough. As always, let us know your thoughts…


Javon Hargrave Continues Strong Play In Heyward’s Absence

In the two games since the Pittsburgh Steelers placed defensive captain Cameron Heyward on the injured reserve list, the defense has improved both in terms of the running game and in getting the quarterback on the ground. while the Colts last night racked up some garbage rushing yards on the…



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Bengals Rookie CB William Jackson III’s Season Officially Over

Two days ago, the Cincinnati Bengals officially made running back Cedric Peerman their player on injured reserve to receive the return designation after he began to practice again with the team, which opens a 21-day window, at the end of which point the team must either activate him to the…



Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Colts Week 12

After a few helpings of turkey and stuffing, these are my reactions to the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 12 win against the Indianapolis Colts. I loved the offense’s game plan entering the game. It was clear that the Steelers were going to live and die by their offensive stars on Thanksgiving….


Struggles Continue For Steelers WR Sammie Coates In Win Over Colts

During his weekly press conference a few days ago, Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley talked quite a bit about wide receiver Sammie Coates and his attempt to overcome his two broken fingers that he suffered earlier in the season. “You got to catch your way back to confidence,” Haley…