Danny Smith On Losing Roosevelt Nix: “I’m Going To Miss Him”

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the final week of the regular season and hopefully the playoffs without fullback and core special teamer Roosevelt Nix. Nix broke his foot in the third quarter of Sunday’s loss, officially undergoing surgery earlier this morning. Speaking with Bob Labriola in their weekly Coaches’ Speak With the…


Steelers Bring QB Phillip Sims In For Workout

With the end of the 2015 NFL regular season just days away, the Pittsburgh Steelers are continuing to bring in free agent players for workout that they might wind up signing to Reserve/Future contracts. According to a report, former Winston-Salem State quarterback Phillip Sims will work out for the Steelers on…



Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Ravens Game Notes

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 20-17 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. First Half – Kick return unit. Front five: Arthur Moats–Sean Spence–Vince Williams–Terence Garvin–Shamarko Thomas. Robert Golden behind. Will Johnson, Roosevelt Nix, Matt Spaeth making up the wedge. Fitzgerald Toussaint the upback for Markus Wheaton. – Blocking…


NFL Draft Bowl Preview: December 31st

In arguably the biggest day of the college football season upon us, there is plenty of future NFLers to watch today, with a handful that could potentially be plug-and-play defenders for the Pittsburgh Steelers should the franchise select them this May. Peach Bowl — Florida State (10-2) vs. Houston (12-1),…


Buccaneers Sign Former Steelers S Gerod Holliman To Practice Squad

It’s been a rough season for rookie safety Gerod Holliman but at least it sounds like it is ending on a positive note for him. Holliman, who was drafted this year by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the seventh round out of Louisville, was signed to the practice squad of the…


Steelers Film Room: Alejandro Villanueva Vs Ravens

If the Pittsburgh Steelers are going to get into the postseason, they will need a quality left tackle once they are in there. And they have had the last nine games to determine whether or not Alejandro Villanueva can be that. While he has improved, I don’t think there is…


Steelers Film Room: Jarvis Jones Vs Ravens

There is not a whole lot to say about Jarvis Jones at this point. For the moment, it doesn’t appear as though he is poised to make any more significant developments, either in his game or in his pass rushing repertoire. What he is now may end up being what…


L.J. Fort Could Play Sunday

The Pittsburgh Steelers promoted linebacker L.J. Fort from the practice squad earlier this week after they had to put fullback Roosevelt Nix on injured reserve with a foot injury. He was the second linebacker that the Steelers have promoted from the practice squad this year, after having previously done so…


Steelers Trying To Mask Deficiency With Uncertainty On Defense

As the season has progressed, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense has tried to do its best to get less and less predictable, with the goal being to show opposing offenses things that have not been on the game tape throughout the season, or at least not often. To accomplish this, the…


Report: Browns QB Johnny Manziel To Miss Game Against Steelers With Concussion

While it’s far from being official, Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer is reporting Wednesday night that Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel will sit out the Week 17 home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers with a concussion. Manziel, who threw for a career-high 372 yards in the Week 10…


Browns Injury Report: Manziel, Benjamin Sit Out Wednesday

The Cleveland Browns will close out their 2015 season at home against the Pittsburgh Steelers this coming Sunday and their first injury report of the final week of the season has 11 players listed on it. Not practicing Wednesday were wide receiver Travis Benjamin (ankle), linebacker Karlos Dansby (toe), quarterback…


Antonio Brown Humbled To Be Voted MVP

Receivers may have a track record for being a bunch of self-absorbed divas, but Antonio Brown took being named the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2015 MVP with class. “Obviously it’s humbling. It’s a team game. It takes more than one guy to will a tea to win. I’m just thankful the guys…


Steelers Injury Report: Mitchell Sits Wednesday; Roethlisberger, Harrison, Bryant Out Sick

The Pittsburgh Steelers have released their Wednesday injury report ahead of their Sunday regular season finale against the Cleveland Browns and it has eight players listed on it. Not practicing on Wednesday were cornerback Antwon Blake (back), safety Mike Mitchell (shoulder), quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (illness), linebacker James Harrison (illness), tight end…


Browns QB Johnny Manziel Currently Being Evaluated For Concussion

If quarterback Johnny Manziel doesn’t start Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers, it won’t be because of the video that surfaced of him this past week. Manziel, who seems to be constantly in the news because of his actions off the field, might not play Sunday against the Steelers because of…