2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Baylor CB Xavien Howard

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: Small School Draft Selections

This is a study I’ve been really anxious to do. I’ve said it a million times. The Pittsburgh Steelers appear to be one of the most infrequent teams in drafting small school, FCS and below, players. But I’ve never compared it league wide to see if that hypothesis really holds up….


The Optimist’s Take: McCullers In The Middle

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…



2015 Player Exit Meetings – ILB Jordan Zumwalt

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…


The Pessimist’s Take: More Big Play From William Gay

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…




Brandon Boykin

Brandon Boykin Says He Turned Down More Money To Play For Panthers

Former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin signed a one-year contract with the Carolina Panthers on Monday for the veteran minimum plus an $80,000 signing bonus and he has since told me on Twitter that he turned down even more money from another team. “Turned down 2 mil to go to…


Report: Brandon Boykin Settled For Veteran Minimum With Panthers

Cornerback Brandon Boykin signed a one-year deal Monday with the Carolina Panthers and now we know the specifics related to the deal. And boy are they shocking. According to Tom Pelissero of USA Today, Boykin’s deal includes a minimum base salary of $760,000 in addition to an $80,000 signing bonus….


Tuitt, Shazier, Mitchell Training In Arizona

Last week, we wrote that it seemed Stephon Tuitt had joined James Harrison to train in Scottsdale, Arizona. Now it appears two more Steelers were part of that group. Mike Mitchell and Ryan Shazier showed up on Tuitt’s Instagram feed in the Scottsdale gym. Just a bunch of junkyard dogs…


Report: Steelers To Bring In Free Agent DE Jack Crawford For Visit

The Pittsburgh Steelers are continuing their search for defensive line depth, bringing in Jack Crawford for a visit, per Adam Caplan. With depth on DL a bit of an issue, #Steelers have scheduled DE Jack Crawford for a visit this week. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) March 29, 2016 Just like…


Brandon Boykin

Steelers, Eagles Did No Favors For Brandon Boykin’s Free Agency Stock

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost their sixth free agent yesterday when cornerback Brandon Boykin signed with the NFC Champion Panthers, inking a one-year contract to play in what we can probably safely assume will be a slot corner role in Carolina’s excellent defense. The fifth-year veteran will have now spent the…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Illinois WR Geronimo Allison

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…


Steelers Colbert, Tomlin, Butler, Lake All Present For Florida State Pro Day

The Florida State pro day is taking place on Tuesday in Tallahassee and as expected, Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert and head coach Mike Tomlin are both present for the annual event, according to Tim Linafelt, of Seminoles.com. Linafelt also reports that he’s spotted Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler…