Jersey Numbers For Steelers’ Free Agents, Maxey Makes Switch

Cleaning out the notebook for this Wednesday while most of you, I imagine, are glued to the Pens’ game. Yesterday, we wrote about the jersey numbers for this year’s drafted rookie class. It’s a group highlighted by T.J. Watt’s #90 and James Conner’s #30, the two numbers that are not…


Report: Contract Talks With Steelers DE Stephon Tuitt Have Yet To Heat Up

With the 2017 NFL Draft and the main portion of free agency both now over, the Pittsburgh Steelers can turn their attention to some other offseason business they likely want to accomplish between now and the start of the regular season. That offseason business figures to include a few players…



Steelers Sign Seventh-Round OLB Keion Adams

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now signed another one of their eight draft picks as the team reports Wednesday afternoon that seventh-round outside linebacker Keion Adams is now under contract. We have signed our seventh-round selection, LB Keion Adams. MORE: https://t.co/hhWeU2wSm6 pic.twitter.com/eMQfbaQGUT — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) May 10, 2017 Adams’ four-year rookie…


James Conner’s Only Focus Is On Winning A Super Bowl

For all the focus on James Conner, and rightfully so, Conner’s focus goes beyond himself. He’s in Pittsburgh to win a Super Bowl. “It’s a new chapter,” he told Missi Matthews in a sit-down interview over on the team site. “We turn the page. A lot more work to put…


2017 Offseason Questions: When Will Martavis Bryant Show Up?

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…


Ranking The Rooms: AFC North QBs

Much like I started last summer here at Steelers Depot, I’m bringing back the “Ranking the Rooms: AFC North” series for a second go-around here in the slow days off the off-season. Kicking things off today, we’ll start at the very top once again with the most important position group…


Steelers Favored To Win 13 Of First 15 2017 Games, Per CG Technology

CG Technology, which runs eight sports books in the Las Vegas area, has now updated their betting lines for the first 16 weeks of the 2017 NFL regular season and according to Ben Fawkes of ESPN.com, they currently have the Pittsburgh Steelers favored to win 13 of their first 15…



New NFLPA Grievance Over Painkillers Includes Evidence Involving Steelers

Last month, the NFLPA filed a grievance against the NFL regarding its obligations pertaining to the Collective Bargaining Agreement with respect to dispensing painkillers to players, it was disclosed yesterday in an 11-page legal filing. The grievance was filed in response to a case dismissed in 2014 that was brought…


Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster Will Now Wear No. 19

Well, that didn’t take long at all. Just one day after it was announced that new Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster would initially wear jersey No. 13, he’s already had that changed. According to the Steelers, Smith-Schuster, the team’s second round draft pick this year, will now wear No….


Devil’s Advocate: Added Kick To Return Game

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…