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…



Berry Falling Short Of Danny Smith’s Net Average Standard

Danny Smith is not a stat guy. He’s 62 and has been coaching football since 1976. So it’s not a surprise that he isn’t hyping logarithms on gameday. But there is one number Smith circles: a 40 yard net average for punters. “40 yards is a magic number. A few…


Front Seven Focus: Steelers Vs Bengals DL Breakdown

Once again we will be diving into the middle of the trenches. This time however the view will be from the defensive side. Similar to the offense line ratings, there are ones for the defensive line as well. To start James Harrison, Steve McLendon, Cam Heyward and Stephon Tuitt will…


Steelers To Get National Coverage, Referee Carl Cheffers On Sunday

Are you looking forward to watching the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday home game against the Denver Broncos? If so, you should be able to watch it live as CBS will feature it nationally as their late afternoon game. As you can see in the television coverage map above that 506 Sports…


Steelers Logo Gets Trumped And Awakened

So what’s topical right now outside of the sports world? I think it’s easily presidential candidate Donald Trump and the new Star Wars movie: “The Force Awakens” as we sit here a few weeks away from Christmas. With those two main topics in mind, a few artists have taken it…


Steelers Throwback Thursday: William Gay Gets Pick-6 Record In 35 Game Span

On Sunday, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback William Gay set an NFL record for consecutive interceptions returned for a touchdown when he took his fifth back against the Cincinnati Bengals. On this Throwback Thursday, we’ll take a look back at those five interceptions by Gay. On Nov. 24, 2013 against the Cleveland…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Bengals Game Notes

Your weekly game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 33-20 win over the Cincinnati Bengals. First Half – Kick return unit: Front five included: Arthur Moats, Sean Spence, Vince Williams, Terence Garvin, and Shamarko Thomas. Robert Golden right behind. Will Johnson, Matt Spaeth, and Roosevelt Nix made up the wedge while…



Emmanuel Sanders, Roethlisberger Have Not Spoken Since Manning Remarks

When the New England Patriots signed former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders to an offer sheet in 2013 as a restricted free agent, it was Ben Roethlisberger who reportedly went to bat, asking the front office to match the one-year, $2.5 million offer that the Patriots put on the…


Steelers Film Room: David DeCastro Vs Bengals

Pittsburgh Steelers right guard David DeCastro has certainly come a long way since the first time he had to play against Geno Atkins, which came during his rookie year, just after he had returned from an MCL tear and missed the first 13 games of the season. Atkins, when healthy,…


Lack Of Fines For Roethlisberger Hits Reveal Partiality In Review Process

It was reported yesterday that Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict was not fined by the league for a low hit that he put on Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger during the first quarter of the teams’ meeting this past Sunday, in which Pittsburgh prevailed by a score of 33-20. Late…


Steelers Film Room: Alejandro Villanueva Vs Bengals

Alejandro Villanueva has no doubt made solid progress since being thrust into the starting lineup. He is generally able to hold his own, but he is still making adjustments to both the talent level and speed of the game. I think the game against Cincinnati may be a fair representation…


Broncos Injury Report: 20 Players Listed Wednesday

The Denver Broncos have now released their Wednesday injury report ahead of their Sunday game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and includes nearly half of their 53-man roster Not practicing Wednesday were running back C.J. Anderson (ankle), tight end Owen Daniels (knee, knee), linebacker Todd Davis (shoulder), guard Evan Mathis (ankle),…


Steelers Work Out CB Stanley Jean-Baptiste

The Pittsburgh Steelers worked out cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste today, per a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Stanley Jean-Baptiste, the Saints 2014 second round pick, tried out for Steelers today. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 16, 2015 As Schefter points out, Jean-Baptiste was a second round bust by the New Orleans…