Martavis Bryant Must Remember Who His Friends Are

It has been an interesting extended weekend for Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant. In the middle of the week, he learned that he was being conditionally reinstated after serving a suspension for over a year. Then on the second day of the draft, Pittsburgh added a wide receiver at…


What Draft Dodge Means For Steelers’ Tight End Group

The Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the league completed their drafts heading into the 2017 NFL season yesterday evening, adding eight new players through the draft and nine more through the undrafted free agency process. Only one of them, an undrafted player, was a tight end, and that has…


Devil’s Advocate: Concern Over ILB Help After Draft

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…


Draft Picks Show Confidence In Vince Williams, Ross Cockrell

Talk is cheap. I’m sure if you asked Kevin Colbert before the draft his confidence level in Vince Williams and Ross Cockrell, you would’ve gotten the cliche “yes.” It’s actions, not words, that tell the story. With the 2017 draft over, it’s not cliche or coachspeak. It’s the truth. The…


Steelers 2017 Re-Draft Exercise

Now that the 2017 NFL Draft is over, I’m sure most of you have had more than enough time to not only fully digest the eight selections that were made by the Pittsburgh Steelers, but other teams as well. With that said, it is now time for all of you…


Making Sense Of Steelers Drafting A Long Snapper

One thing I can tell you about this offseason for the Pittsburgh Steelers is that it’s going to be a little weirder than usual. And one of the reasons for that is that we’re going to be taking the long snapper talk up a notch because the Steelers pulled a…



TJ Watt Says Steelers Sent The House To His Pro Day

The pick is made and TJ Watt is a Pittsburgh Steeler. But had we known then what we know now, that statement would’ve come as zero surprise. Watt sat down to talk with Missi Matthews over on Steelers.com in an interview that went up earlier today. And while he said…


Steelers 2017 Draft Class Recap

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 draft class has now been assembled and if you missed anything concerning the team’s eight selections over the weekend you can get caught up quickly on each player by following the links below. Over the course of the next several weeks we will have more in-depth…


Steelers Not Viewing Josh Dobbs As Successor To Roethlisberger

The Pittsburgh Steelers did the unmentionable yesterday, and a lot of people aren’t happy about it. And no, I’m not even talking about drafting a long snapper. I’m talking about drafting a backup quarterback when you already have a backup quarterback—maybe even two backup quarterbacks. Quarterback coach Randy Fichtner pointed…


The Morning After: Gut Reaction To Steelers’ Draft Class

The 2017 NFL Draft is in the books, and a lot of Pittsburgh Steelers fans are not happy. A lot of Steelers fans are also happy. And a lot more don’t even know what to think yet. That middle group is probably closest to the mark, but really none of…



2017 Offseason Questions: Initial Impressions Of 2017 Draft Class?

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…


Kozora: Initial Day Three Steelers’ Draft Thoughts

Wrapping up my thoughts today on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ day three selections. The final four picks: QB Josh Dobbs, CB Brian Allen, LS Colin Holba (ugh), and OLB Keion Adams. I briefly give some overall draft thoughts, though I’ll try to go more in-depth about it later in the week….