Chickillo, Feeney Leave Steelers Preseason Finale With Injuries

The Pittsburgh Steelers are trailing the Carolina Panthers 12-0 at halftime in their 2016 preseason finale and two defensive players have left the game with injuries. Injured in the second quarter were young outside linebackers Travis Feeney and Anthony Chickillo. Feeney, a rookie draft pick, left the game with a…



Kevin Colbert Believes Green Will Immediately Play After Coming Off PUP

The Pittsburgh Steelers placing Ladarius Green on Reserve/PUP means he will miss the first six weeks of the season. But Kevin Colbert believes Green could be ready before then and seemed to imply he’ll be ready to join the team as soon as he is eligible. Colbert joined Bob Pompeani…



Steelers Vs. Panthers Preseason Defensive Player Spotlight: CB Artie Burns

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie cornerback Artie Burns will supposedly make his NFL debut Thursday night in the team’s 2016 preseason finale against the Carolina Panthers and because of that, it’s easy to make this year’s first round draft pick my selection for this game’s defensive spotlight player. Burns, who missed quite a bit…


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Steelers Vs. Panthers Preseason Offensive Player Spotlight: WR Eli Rogers

The Pittsburgh Steelers will close out their 2016 preseason Thursday night in Charlotte against the Carolina Panthers and while I have chosen wide receiver Eli Rogers as my offensive spotlight player for this week, it has more to do with wanting to see what he does as a punt returner…


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

Hey everyone, glad to be chatting with you again. Favor to ask, need your help. Kicking around an idea for a new idea related to the Steelers and the site but don’t totally have things figured out. Or if people would even be interested. So trying to create some semblance…


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‘Dirty Red’ Needs To Be ‘Special Red’ Thursday Night Against Panthers

Thursday night’s preseason finale against the Carolina Panthers will most definitely be a big game for several Pittsburgh Steelers players when it comes to them attempting to make one last statements as to why each deserve to be part of the team’s final 53-man roster. So, how many players are…



Film Room: Steelers’ No Huddle Offense Hums Vs Saints

Momentum is a key ingredient when discussing championship-caliper teams, regardless of the sport. Teams that limp into the playoffs, usually don’t fare very well; conversely, teams that pick up steam at just the right time, usually experience quite a bit of success. But what about capturing and harnessing momentum in…


Talking Antonio Brown Restructure, Roster Battles On The Josh Taylor Show

Happy to jump back on TribLive’s The Josh Taylor Show with Josh Taylor yesterday morning. We discussed Antonio Brown’s new contract, Ben Roethlisberger and Todd Haley’s relationship, and final roster battles for tonight’s contest against the Carolina Panthers. Unfortunately, TribLive is changing formats and shutting down their livestream, cancelling Josh’s show….


Time To See If Randy Can Make Mettenberger Dandy

Even though I was a bit surprised to see the Pittsburgh Steelers claim quarterback Zach Mettenberger off of waivers from the San Diego Chargers on Wednesday, in the grand scheme of things, I probably shouldn’t have been. After all, being as it’s more than obvious now that veteran quarterback Bruce…


Steelers Take Care Of Antonio Brown While Holding Company Line

There was a lot of Pittsburgh Steelers-related news coming over the wire yesterday, from players coming in for workouts to claiming people off waivers, while a certain very large linebacker was acquitted of very obviously baseless allegations pursued in a highly ill-advised manner by the league. But the most significant…


Mettenberger Addition Makes Sense For Steelers’ 3-QB Philosophy

In a bit of a surprising bit of news yesterday, the Pittsburgh Steelers were awarded 2014 sixth-round quarterback Zach Mettenberger, a third-year LSU product in whom there was actually a lot of interest among some Steelers fans, both when he came out of the draft and whenever he became available….


Kozora 53 Man Roster Prediction – Post Saints Game

Getting near the end. My 53 man roster predictions for the Pittsburgh Steelers. This is the “settled in” version, after the team places Le’Veon Bell on the suspended list and Senquez Golson on injured reserve. If you want to look back at my last roster prediction, click here. Offense (24)…