Steelers Vs Giants X Factor: Jesse James

Our first repeat inclusion of the year. Though Ladarius Green is slowly cutting into his playing time Jesse James will play a key role if the Pittsburgh Steelers want to win Sunday against the New York Giants. Todd Haley almost said as much speaking with the media this week, and…


Steelers Add K Chris Boswell To Injury Report As Questionable

The Pittsburgh Steelers made one notable addition to their injury report on Saturday as kicker Chris Boswell was added Saturday with an abdomen injury and is listed as questionable. Boswell more than likely injured himself on Friday and it will now be interesting to see if the Steelers wind up…


Defensive Endurance Will Be Tested By Giants’ No-Huddle Offense

While it may be true that the New York Giants do not boast the most formidable offense in the league this season, in part because they are awfully one-dimensional, without much of a running game, one thing that the Pittsburgh Steelers defense is going to have to be prepared for…


Steelers Vs Colts Defensive Charting Notes

Your weekly roundup. All applicable stats out of 62 plays. – The Pittsburgh Steelers were in nickel 58% of the time against the Indianapolis Colts. In their 3-4 40.3%. – Keith Butler again turned up the heat, sending five or six rushers 46.3% of the time. He blitzed 53.7% (22…


Explosive Plays Should Play To Their Averages For Both Sides On Sunday

One of the things that the New York Giants have not done particularly well this season—and there are many on the offensive side of the ball, considering that they average just 21 points per game—is connecting on a high volume of deep passes. And the Pittsburgh Steelers are actually above…





Antonio Brown Needs 13 More Receptions To Set Another NFL Record

While it’s probably unlikely that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown will catch 13 passes during Sunday’s game against the New York Giants, he has managed to accomplish that feat four times already during his career. With that disclaimer out of the way, Brown needs just 13 more catches between…


2016 NFL Week 13: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you once again and welcome to the first weekend of December. Come this same time next week, we will have a new puppy in the house. I am both excited and scared to death. I forgot what it’s like to have a puppy around and I’m sure challenges await…


Toxic Differential Heavily Favors Steelers Over Giants

You know that when it comes to football, there are all kinds of statistics floating around, metrics designed to try to predict success. Some are far less successful than others at making those predictions accurately. One of the statistics that we here are a fan of is what is called…


Burress Would Choose Manning Over Roethlisberger With The Game On The Line

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the New York Giants on Sunday and that means we’re set to see another matchup between 2004 draft classmates, quarterbacks Ben Roethlisberger and Eli Manning. One former wide receiver who knows both quarterbacks very well, Plaxico Burress, was a guest this week on ESPN’s ‘First…


Giants Injury Report: Four Players Ruled Out For Sunday

The New York Giants won’t have four players for their Sunday road game against the Pittsburgh Steelers due to injuries. On Friday, the Giants officially ruled out safety Nat Berhe (concussion), linebacker Mark Herzlich (concussion) defensive end Owamagbe Odighizuwa (knee) and guard Justin Pugh (knee) on their final injury report…


Steelers Injury Report: Heyward-Bey, Williams Both Out For Giants Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers Friday injury report has now been released ahead of Sunday’s home game against the New York Giants and it shows that only two players have been ruled out for that contest. After failing to practice again on Friday, wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (foot) and running back DeAngelo…