Butler On Play Of Davis Against Gronk: ‘He Did As Much As He Could’

In the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday loss to the New England Patriots safety Sean Davis had the tough task of covering tight end Rob Gronkowski for most of the game. While Davis did an admiral job of helping to hold Gronkowski relatively in check in the first half to the tune…


Texans 2017 Week 16 Injury Report: 16 Players Listed On Thursday

The Houston Texans have now released their first official injury report of Week 16 ahead of their Monday home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and their Thursday offering includes the names of 16 players in total. Not practicing on Thursday for the Texans were guard Jeff Allen (concussion), inside linebacker…



Shazier Family Thankful For Outpouring Of Support

ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler has a really good feature piece on Ryan Shazier and his family in the wake of Shazier’s spine injury suffered 17 days ago. The whole article is worth checking out, we’ll link it again at the bottom, with much of the conversation from Shazier’s dad, Vernon. Mr….



Steelers Sign WR Justin Thomas To Practice Squad, Release T Jake Rodgers

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a familiar change to their practice squad on Thursday. Signed to the 10-man unit on Thursday was wide receiver Justin Thomas and to make room for him tackle Jake Rodgers was released. We have seen Thomas and Rodgers swap spots on the Steelers practice squad several…


Ask Alex: Steelers Mailbag

I want to believe. I really do. The UFO craze has picked up in a fury over video released showing fighter pilots watching an unidentified object and the acknowledgement of a Pentagon program that ran from 2008 to 2012 (and some say, still informally exists) to look into UFOs and…


Report: Steelers Worked Out Free Agent RB James Summers This Week

While the Pittsburgh Steelers ultimately signed free agent running back Stevan Ridley a few days ago after losing rookie running back James Conner for the remainder of the season due to a knee injury that he had suffered in Sunday’s loss to the New England Patriots, the team also brought…


T.J. Watt: ‘There’s No Rookie Wall At All’

Is there really such a thing as a rookie wall for NFL players to overcome? I suppose it really depends on the player. However, in the case of Steelers outside linebacker T.J. Watt, he doesn’t believe it’s real in his case. “No, there’s no rookie wall at all,” T.J. Watt…


Texans To Start QB T.J. Yates Behind Makeshift Offensive Line Against Steelers

As expected, the Houston Texans will start quarterback T.J. Yates at home against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday as regular starter Tom Savage will miss the contest due to a concussion that he suffered a few weeks ago. Texans head coach Bill O’Brien made the announcement that Yates would start…


NFL Draft Prospects – 2017 Bowl Game Preview: December 21st

The third straight day of only one bowl game features the Temple Owls and Florida International Panthers. Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl: Temple vs. Florida International – 8 p.m. ET, ESPN The highest rated player in this matchup is Temple defensive back, Sean Chandler. Chandler is not limited to any…


Recent Adds In Secondary Could Be Headed For Bench Duty, Or Worse

From the sounds of it, the Pittsburgh Steelers are anticipating the return of starting cornerback Joe Haden. The former Pro Bowler while with the Browns has missed the past five game after he suffered a high partial fracture of his fibula. He was hopeful to return last week after getting…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Patriots Notes

Our game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 loss to the New England Patriots Sunday evening. First Half – Kick return unit. Front line. Moats-Watt-Matakevich-Chickillo-Fort. Golden behind. Conner/Walton/Nix the wedge with Grimble replacing Conner after his injury. JuJu/Fitz the KRs. – Roosevelt Nix. The hero we need. This from the…


Joe Haden: ‘I Don’t Feel Like Anybody Can Out-Talent Us’

If there is anybody within the Pittsburgh Steelers organization that knows better than to take the opportunity in front of them for granted, it is Joe Haden, their starting left outside quarterback. Signed late in August after he was released by the Cleveland Browns, Haden never experienced a non-losing season…


Watch: JuJu Smith-Schuster Shows Off Impressive Route Running Vs Patriots

Back at it talking to the tape. Today, we’re looking at JuJu Smith-Schuster and his impressive, nuanced route running against the New England Patriots. Route running was my primary concern of his coming out but he’s shattered those concerns. This video helps show why. Apologize if I sounds like….death in…