Video: Steelers CB Artie Burns 2015 Miami Pass Targets (Games 5-8)

In this post we will continue on looking at the pass targets that new Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Artie Burns faced last season at the University of Miami. In case you missed the first post and video that covered Burns’ first 4 games of the 2015 season, you can find it…


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Update: NFL Says James Harrison Not Allowed To Film Drug Test

James Harrison is angry. And the NFL shouldn’t like him when he’s angry. Last night, Harrison took to Instagram, upset that he was not allowed to record during his PED test. At the time, Ryan Willis, the Director of NFL PED Drug Testing, was the man telling him he couldn’t….


Examining Lawrence Timmons’ Future With Pittsburgh

Lawrence Timmons has been a mainstay at inside linebacker for the Pittsburgh Steelers since the 2009 season, when the former Florida State standout took over the starting role for James Farrior alongside Larry Foote. Since then, Timmons has started in 108 of the 110 games he’s appeared in, including five…


Antonio Brown Excited To Dance Back On The Football Field

In my very novice view of the show, Antonio Brown had a great run on Dancing With the Stars. But after being eliminated Monday, I’m ready to see him find the end zone and then put some of those new dance moves to work. Brown took to Twitter to express his excitement of…


Audio: Steelers’ Interview With Inside The Pylon

Was excited to get to jump back on with the fine people over at Inside The Pylon for a quick interview going over the Pittsburgh Steelers’ draft class and how some of the rookies fit into the lineup. We cover the roles Sean Davis and Javon Hargrave could have in…


Hidden Gems: Cincinnati Bengals’ UDFA Sleeper

The Cincinnati Bengals may not have the most talented offense in the league, but they don’t fail to make up for it with depth. At running back, they have some particularly intriguing options. Jeremy Hill surprised many pundits with a solid rookie season, but he took a large step back…


David Johnson In Good Company Among Second-Term Steelers

There was once a time that is was virtually unheard of for the Pittsburgh Steelers to sign in free agency a player that once left them. This was especially true of players that they had released, although Max Starks was a notable exception in 2011 under unusual circumstances. But the…


Bengals, Giants Attempted To Claim QB Zach Mettenberger Off Waivers

Following his Monday waiving by the Tennessee Titans, quarterback Zach Mettenberger wound up being claimed Tuesday by the San Diego Chargers in a transaction that will now reunite him with Ken Whisenhunt, the team’s offensive coordinator. However, two other teams did put in waiver claims for Mettenberger with one of them residing…


2016 Steelers’ UDFA Scouting Reports: NC State C Quinton Schooley

Our breakdown of UDFA center Quinton Schooley. #60 Quinton Schooley/C NC State: 6’3/3 294 The Good – Looks to have average to above average length – Plays with active hands, works hard to keep them inside, and will fight with the defender – Light on his feet in pass protection,…


2016 Steelers Stock Watch – TE Xavier Grimble – Stock Down

With the 2016 NFL Draft now over and the bulk of the heavy lifting done with regard to the roster building process now out of the way, it is easier to begin to take stock of where the Pittsburgh Steelers stand at certain positions, and what the implications might be…


Versatility Key To David Johnson Signing

While it may not exactly be a splash signing, and we’re still far away from even the opening of training camp, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ decision to sign David Johnson is an interesting one, considering it was not necessarily believed that they were still seeking help at the tight end position…


Bengals Bank On S Shawn Williams With 4-Year Extension

I wrote just recently, a short couple of days ago, about the Cincinnati Bengals and their safety tandem, now that veteran Reggie Nelson left in free agency and signed with the Raiders. Fifth-year safety George Iloka also hit free agency this year, but was retained on a five-year, $30 million…


The Optimist’s Take: Cranking LB Up To 11

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…


Steelers LB James Harrison Not Allowed To Record Recent Random PED Test

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison has a beef with the NFL and a legitimate one at that. Harrison, who was issued another random PED test on Tuesday, was apparently not allowed to record the administering of the said test and he never received a good answer from the league as…


Instant Analysis Of Steelers Signing David Johnson

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed David Johnson to a one-year contract on Tuesday and that now means the former seventh-round draft pick out of Arkansas State should be able to make a legitimate run at a roster spot this summer. So, why did the Steelers wait so long to sign David…