Steelers Tape Study: Joshua Dobbs’ 2016 Touchdown Passes – Part 2

I am now in the middle of a short series dedicated to new Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Joshua Dobbs in which I am breaking down and detailing all of his 2016 touchdown passes from his 2016 season at Tennessee in an effort to focus on some positive aspects of his play….


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

I got up on my soapbox earlier this week about why we shouldn’t use the phrase “camp bodies,” and if you don’t mind, I’m going to climb on up again for a different topic. One of the biggest “point and laugh” stories this week was the whole “avocado toast,” story,…



Colbert’s Selection Of Long Snapper Need Not Be Questioned Moving Forward

While it’s common for fans of NFL teams to question draft selections every year, sometimes it’s worth waiting a little while to pass judgement on the picks after they’re made. When Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert used a sixth-round selection on former Louisville long snapper Colin Holba during the…



Steelers Release LS Greg Warren Due To Failed Physical

The Pittsburgh Steelers released veteran long snapper Greg Warren on Thursday with the failed physical designation. We have released LS Greg Warren with the designation of Failed Physical. MORE: https://t.co/FRZahUUxHW pic.twitter.com/3MqmbJS1X6 — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) May 18, 2017 Upon cutting ties with Warren, who has been the Steelers long snapper…


Devil’s Advocate: James Conner’s Judicious Carries

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the…


2017 UDFA Reports: West Virginia DL Christian Brown

The draft is over but we’re not finished breaking down their prospects just yet. While we had a scouting report on every non-long snapper drafted, we didn’t write one on most of the Pittsburgh Steelers undrafted free agents. So we’ll be covering those names over the next several weeks. The last…


2017 Steelers Stock Watch – CB William Gay – Stock Down

With the 2017 NFL Draft now over and the bulk of the heavy lifting done with regard to the roster building process now out of the way, it is easier to begin to take stock of where the Pittsburgh Steelers stand at certain positions, and what the implications might be…



Polamalu, Harrison Also Credited As Top Playoff Performances By PFF

I wrote an article yesterday highlighting the fact that Pro Football Focus listed the performance of Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Ryan Shazier against the Bengals in the 2015 Wildcard game as the best by a player at his position since the site began tracking data, beginning with the 2006 season….


2017 Offseason Questions: Will Mike Mitchell Finish Contract As Starter?

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…


Andy Dalton Wants To Show Joe Mixon ‘How To Handle Yourself’

While he may not have been thrilled about how the early stages of free agency went for his Cincinnati Bengals, resulting in him losing his two best offensive lineman, veteran quarterback Andy Dalton had to be pleased with how the first couple of rounds of the 2017 NFL Draft went….


Steelers Tape Study: Joshua Dobbs’ 2016 Touchdown Passes – Part 1

Ever since the Pittsburgh Steelers selected former Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs in the fourth-round of the 2017 NFL Draft, several readers have made it clear that they feel we haven’t spent enough time focusing on his positives. In light of that, and even though my recent study of Dobbs’ perceived negatives ended-up…


Steelers Sign Second-Round WR JuJu Smith-Schuster

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 rookie minicamp took place this past weekend with four of the team’s eight draft picks under contract. On Wednesday, the team announced that their second-round selection, wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster, has now signed his four-year rookie deal. We have signed our second-round pick, WR JuJu Smith-Schuster. MORE:…