Steelers/Broncos X Factor: Dupree Vs Schofield

With another big matchup slated for this week in Pittsburgh between the 8-5 Pittsburgh Steelers and the 10-3 Denver Broncos, the Steelers will have to win some key individual matchups Sunday. Winning these are their best shot at beating a Broncos team that relies heavily on the league’s best defense. Defensively, the Broncos…


Steelers Film Room: Cover 3 Vulnerabilities

Just a quick film study that highlights some of the issues we still see in the Pittsburgh Steelers defense. Their Cover 3, primarily spot dropping defense leaves them vulnerable to multiple vertical concepts. We saw this the most glaringly in the loss to the Seattle Seahawks. The night after that…




Watch The Steelers Sing The 12 Days Of Christmas

The Pittsburgh Steelers have released their 2015 video Christmas card and it features Stephon Tuitt, Ramon Foster, Markus Wheaton, Heath Miller, Franco Harris, Mel Blount, Arthur Moats, Ben Roethlisberger, James Harrison, Lawrence Timmons, John Stallworth, Joe Greene and Antonio Brown all singing a themed version of “The 12 Days of…


Steelers Film Room: Marcus Gilbert Vs Bengals

Though it doesn’t seem likely that he will actually be recognized for it, Pittsburgh Steelers right tackle Marcus Gilbert has gradually ascended as one of the better right tackles in the league right now. The fact that he only gave up his first sack of the season on Sunday should…


Numbers Show DeAngelo Williams Deserving Of Pro Bowl

Now that we are winding down the regular season and the Pro Bowl voting has already come and gone, it’s time to make something clear: Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams deserves to be in the Pro Bowl, not simply because of the way that he has managed to fill…


Steelers Film Room: Stephon Tuitt Vs Bengals

The name Stephon Tuitt may not have been getting called out during games quite as often as earlier in the season as the second-year defensive end quickly racked up 3.5 sacks before suffering an ankle injury, but the former second-round draft pick for the Pittsburgh Steelers has been playing well,…


Broncos Injury Report: S T.J. Ward Sidelined Again On Thursday

On Wednesday, the Denver Broncos injury report had 20 players listed on it. On Thursday, that list grew by two as the team prepares for their Sunday game at Heinz Field against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Not practicing on Thursday were linebacker Todd Davis (shoulder), defensive end Malik Jackson (not injury…


Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict Fined For Hit On Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger

Justice has been served. According to a report by Adam Schefter ‏of ESPN, the NFL has indeed fined Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict for his low hit Sunday on Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, per agent Audie Attar. As it turns out, NFL fined Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict today for…


Steelers Injury Report: Miller, Spaeth Practice Fully On Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now wrapped up their Thursday practice and their afternoon injury report includes some good news when it comes to players who failed to practice on Wednesday. For starters, tight ends Heath Miller (rib) and Matt Spaeth (knee) both practiced fully after sitting out the team’s Wednesday…


Ask Alex: Steelers Mailbag

Hey Yinz, Hope you all are having a good week. Like usual, I’ll be around for an hour answering your Steelers’ questions. I also give you all a mission this week. Big stand-up comedian fan. But running out of new people to listen to. So if you know of someone…


Antonio Brown Finishes 2nd In Pro Bowl Voting Among WRs

Antonio Brown unsurprisingly grabbed the most Pro Bowl votes of any of the Pittsburgh Steelers, finishing in second place among wide receivers in fan voting. Steelers’ PR man Dom Rinelli posted the results of the fan voting, showing seven Steelers finishing in the top ten. But Brown was the only…


Steelers G David DeCastro Fined For 4th Quarter Facemask Grab Against Bengals

You can add guard David DeCastro to the list of players fined for their actions in Sunday’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals. According to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com, DeCastro was hit with an $8000 fine for grabbing the facemask of Bengals defensive lineman Wallace Gilberry at the bottom of…