Contract Details For New Steelers LB Steven Johnson

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed linebacker Steven Johnson to a one-year contract last week and now that the deal has been filed with the NFLPA, the details have been made public by Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. According to the report, Johnson’s one-year deal includes a base salary of $760,000….


Steelers WR Sammie Coates Admits He Wasn’t Properly Conditioned Last Year

Being as Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant will miss the entire 2016 season due to a suspension, the team will hope that second-year wide receiver Sammie Coates will be able to help the team’s offense absorb the loss. While Coates didn’t play a lot during his rookie season, the…


Steelers Mike Tomlin Makes Annual Appearance At Pirates Spring Training

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin made his annual visit to Bradenton, Florida Monday morning to check in on the Pittsburgh Pirates prior to them finishing up their spring training and he talked with the media during his stopover. “Kevin Colbert and I enjoy coming down here annually to watch…



Brandon Boykin

Brandon Boykin Signs With Panthers

Apparently, Brandon Boykin really liked his visit in Charlotte because according to an Adam Schefter report, he’s signing a one-year deal with the Carolina Panthers. Panthers signed former Steelers and Eagles CB Brandon Boykin to a one-year contract. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 28, 2016 Financial terms have not been…


Only Martavis Bryant Can Make Smart Decisions For Martavis Bryant

I have never yet read anything about Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant since he has been drafted—or even before—that has portrayed him in such a light that would lead one to believe that he is in some way a bad person. I don’t expect that I will be reading…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Louisiana Tech QB Jeff Driskel

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…



2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Clemson SS T.J. Green

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…


Study: What Pittsburgh Looks For In Drafting Outside Linebackers

For our final study on the topic, we’ll go through the history of outside linebackers the Pittsburgh Steelers have drafted, identify trends, and apply them to this year’s group of linebackers.  Under Mike Tomlin, they have taken seven outside linebackers. 2015: Bud Dupree Height: 6’4 Weight: 260 Arm Length: 32 5/8…


The Optimist’s Take: AB2K In 2016

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


Jesse James Embracing Blocking Role In Offense

When former Penn State tight end Jesse James was first drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers during the 2015 NFL Draft, he probably already had a good sense of what that might mean: he was going to block, a lot, and he was going to be taught how to block on…


2015 Player Exit Meetings – QB Bruce Gradkowski

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ season ended a few weeks earlier that they had planned it to, but now that their 2015 campaign has drawn to a conclusion, it’s time to wrap things up and take stock of where they are and how they got there. Part of that process involves holding…


Jarvis Jones

The Pessimist’s Take: Jarvis Jones Settling In As Starter

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Arkansas QB Brandon Allen

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…