Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

One week away from the draft. But the last two weeks have felt just as crazy. For the record, we’ll still do a chat next Thursday, same time, on the day of the draft. I’m also aiming to do a Periscope session tomorrow, though I still barely know how it…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Pittsburgh TE JP Holtz

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 Won’t Be Signing Former Panthers CB Josh Norman

I hate to be the balloon-popper on this Thursday and while it’s not shocking news to most of us, Jason La Canfora is reporting Thursday morning that the Pittsburgh Steelers aren’t pursuing free agent cornerback Josh Norman. The Steelers are not pursuing and will not pursue Josh Norman. — Jason La…


Josh Norman Hitting Market Could Be Good For Pittsburgh, Indirectly

During the course of the 2015 season, Carolina Panthers cornerback Josh Norman built up his resume to such a degree that he has become regarded as the best cornerback in football. Metrics would help bear that out, as he gave up the lowest quarterback rating in his zone of coverage…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Oklahoma LB Eric Striker

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: North Dakota St QB Carson Wentz

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…


The Optimist’s Take: Jesse James In Pecking Order

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 Steelers Pre-Draft Movements: Defensive End

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this league year with nearly a couple dozen players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency. They ended up retaining five of those unrestricted free agents, but did not tender their one restricted free agent, who signed elsewhere. Pittsburgh also added help from outside of the organization at tight…



The Pessimist’s Take: First-Round Risk Vs Reward

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…


Report: Steelers Have Already Inquired About Free Agent CB Josh Norman

Cornerback Josh Norman had his franchise tag designation rescinded by the Carolina Panthers on Wednesday and as a result he is now an unrestricted free agent. While it would be shocking if the Pittsburgh Steelers signed Norman at any point moving forward, according to Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer, they are…



2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Notre Dame DT Sheldon Day

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…