Watch: Steelers Vs Ravens Initial Analysis

As usual, my post-game recap following the Pittsburgh Steelers, sigh, 21-14 loss yesterday afternoon to the Baltimore Ravens. Go through why Ben Roethlisberger struggled, the poor third down offense, and the breakdown on special teams. Like we always ask, feel free to chime in with your thoughts over what led to the…


Second Half Off To Rough Start For Sammie Coates

For the second time in three games since suffering a hand injury, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates came away without a catch. Only this time, unlike in the previous two games, he logged a good number of snaps, and was targeted five times, but the only statistic that he…


Steelers Open As 3-Point Home Favorites Over Cowboys

Sunday at Heinz Field the (4-4) Pittsburgh Steelers will host the (7-1) Dallas Cowboys and based solely on how the two teams are playing right now, one would think the visiting team would be favored. That, however, isn’t the case. According to vegasinsider.com, the Steelers opened up as 3-point favorites…


Starting Window May Have Quickly Closed For DHB After Foot Injury

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have nominally moved wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey into the starting lineup during the bye week, the Steelers opened yesterday’s game with three tight ends on the field, with Antonio Brown as the line wide receiver, so, technically, he did not start. And now it’s not…


No Excuses For Steelers’ Struggles On The Ground

While there was no shortage of issues with the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offense yesterday, one of the biggest problems was their complete and utter inability to establish anything resembling a running game, recalling some of the worst moments of the late 2000s after the team’s offensive line that won a Super…


Steelers Vs. Ravens: Player Snap Counts – Week 9

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered another embarrassing road loss to a team with a sub .500 record on Sunday and now enter Week 10 with a 4-4 record. The initial snap counts from the Week 9 loss to the Baltimore Ravens are now in and as usual, here is a recap of the…


Ben Roethlisberger’s No Good, Very Bad Day

We’ve seen some clunkers from Ben Roethlisberger. But yesterday was as bad as it’s been with #7. The final box score might look decent if you’re in a giving mood but as our Matthew Marczi wrote yesterday, anyone who even had the game on as background noise knows how bad he…


Is Danny Smith’s Job Safe?

We’ve reached the rare and uncomfortable point of having a legitimate conversation over a coaches job security. I know many of you want this to be about Mike Tomlin or Todd Haley but that isn’t the focal point today. Instead, we’re going to start lower on the rung, where changes…


Big Ben Thinks No-Huddle Was Catalyst For 4th Quarter Success

One of the odd departure trends that I have been watching over the course of the regular season, in contrast to how the Pittsburgh Steelers offense executed during the preseason, has been the fact that the offense has not used the no-huddle offense as much—sometimes nearly as much—as would have…


Early Loss Of Pouncey Had Ripple Effect On Offense

It was in the season opener against the Ravens in 2013 when the Pittsburgh Steelers suffered a sudden and shocking blow early in the game, with All-Pro center Maurkice Pouncey suffering a friendly fire injury that resulted in him tearing his ACL. Not only did it knock him out of…




Martavis Bryant Criticizes Fans On Snapchat

Steelers’ Nation weren’t the only ones frustrated by the Pittsburgh Steelers’ ugly 21-14 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. So was Martavis Bryant. Bryant took to his Snapchat account to chide fans who have been critical of him and his off the field actions, posting the following. If you can’t get…


Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Ravens Week 9

7 gut reactions from the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 9 road loss to the Baltimore Ravens. – My biggest reaction after watching this game is that the Steelers offense needs to play with the same urgency we saw in the 4th quarter more consistently. I get it, I’m a proponent of…


Tomlin Stands By Decision To Start Roethlisberger Against Ravens

It’s probably not a big surprise that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger didn’t play well Sunday in the team’s 21-14 road loss to the Baltimore Ravens. After all, the Steelers quarterback has a long history of not being at his best in games played in Baltimore in addition to not…