2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Syracuse WR Amba Etta-Tawo

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…


Rookie Season Taught Tyler Matakevich Never To Take Job For Granted

Short of actually getting cut, there is perhaps no better way to learn during your rookie season that your job security is fleeting and tenuous than by simply looking around the locker room for that sort of wakeup call. According to Pittsburgh Steelers seventh-round draft pick Tyler Matakevich, that more…


Steelers 2017 Free Agents Analysis: DE Ricardo Mathews – Unrestricted

Player: Ricardo Mathews Position: Defensive End Experience: 7 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2016 Salary Cap Hit: $600,000 2016 Season Breakdown: It’s somewhat fitting that we are covering Ricardo Mathews’ free agency status right after tight end David Johnson. Both of them are coming off of two seasons with the Chargers….


2016 Player Exit Meetings – LS Greg Warren

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…



2017 Offseason Questions: Who Will Be Buck ILB In 2017?

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…




Three Steelers Participating In 2017 Football Without Barriers Camps

Some fun offseason fodder for you with a pretty cool message. DeAngelo Williams, Roosevelt Nix, and Zach Mettenberger have all joined several other NFL players in Finland for this year’s Football Without Barriers. Nix and Williams have posted a ton of clips of their trip on Instagram the last few…


Ask Alex: Steelers Mailbag

It’s February. And somehow, it’s apparently already allergy season in this 65 degree weather. So I’ll do my best to answer your questions after changing my contacts 27 times over the next hour. To your questions! Spencer Krick: How would you rate the Edge guys you’ve studied so far? Which one…


Steelers 2016 Draft Class Rewind: Combine Performances

The 2017 NFL Scouting Combine will get underway next week in Indianapolis and with that annual event drawing ever so closer, I thought today we’d rewind back to last year and have a look at the numbers posted by the Pittsburgh Steelers 2016 draft class. The numbers below are from…


Daniel McCullers Hopes To Drop 15-20 Pounds During Offseason

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle Daniel McCullers is a very large man but the team’s former sixth-round draft pick hopes to get a little smaller weight-wise during the offseason in order to become a better player. “This offseason I am going to train hard, hopefully I am going to drop some…


2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Tennessee OLB Derek Barnett

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…


Fixing Pass Goes Far Beyond Sack Totals

When it comes to playing the pass, I think it’s generally understood at this point that sacks do not define the job, even if it might be the main objective. You are not going to get a sack every time that the quarterback drops back in the pocket to throw…