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Steelers QB Coach Randy Fichtner Will Meet With Tulane QB Ryan Griffin Next Week

Tammy Nunez of The Times-Picayune reported Friday that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback coach Randy Fichtner will be in attendance for the Tulane Pro Day this upcoming week to watch quarterback Ryan Griffin. Not only will Fichtner be present for the workout, but he will also be having dinner with the 6-foot-5,…


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Free Agent LB Victor Butler To Visit With Browns On Monday

I know a few of you have been closely watching the city-by-city tour of Dallas Cowboys free agent linebacker Victor Butler, who the Pittsburgh Steelers had in for a visit since the free agency signing period got underway. Butler wrapped up his two-day visit with the New Orleans Saints on…




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Ravens To Open 2013 Season On The Road – Broncos Or Steelers Likely To Be Opponent

Due to a scheduling conflict with the Baltimore Orioles baseball team, the Baltimore Ravens will be forced to start their defense of their 2012 championship on the road in the Thursday night season opener. The Ravens are scheduled to play the Pittsburgh Steelers, Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos, Chicago…



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Steelers 2013 Free Agency Recap: Business As Usual

The initial crush of the 2013 free agency period is now over and the Pittsburgh Steelers followed the path that many of us expected them to take. The big free agent signing this offseason is currently quarterback Bruce Gradkowski, who the Steelers signed to a three-year contract to be the…


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Report: Steelers Interested In Former Colts LB Dwight Freeney

According to Pro Football Talk, the Pittsburgh Steelers are one of three teams interested in free agent outside linebackers Elvis Dumervil and Dwight Freeney. This isn\’t the first time we have heard that the Steelers have an interest in Dumervil, but it is the first time that Freeney\’s name has…




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Still No Offer Sheet For Steelers WR Emmanuel Sanders

It has been almost one week now since it was first reported that Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders visited with the New England Patriots. Despite several national media and blog sites reporting that they had sources telling them that Sanders had received and signed an offer…



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Do The Steelers Have A Marshall Plan In Place At Inside Linebacker?

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a pretty strong statement earlier this month when they decided not to tender former fifth round draft pick Stevenson Sylvester. It wasn\’t so much that Sylvester had done anything in his three years to warrant tendering, more than it was the fact that the Steelers appeared…


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Longtime Ravens Safety Ed Reed Headed To The Texans

The Pittsburgh Steelers will not have to face safety Ed Reed in 2013 unless they play the Houston Texans in the playoffs as the longtime Baltimore Ravens defensive back is on the verge of signing a two-year deal to end his career in Houston. Reed told Albert Breer of the…



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Steelers Only Team That Voted To Keep The Tuck Rule

The NFL owners voted Wednesday to eliminate the Tuck Rule at their meetings in Arizona. With that rule now eliminated, quarterbacks who lose control of the ball while trying to pump fake and bring it back into their chest will be deemed to have fumbled. This change of course won\’t…


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Steelers Offensive Line Still Needs Depth Added To It

The Pittsburgh Steelers normally like to carry eight or nine offensive linemen on their 53 man roster during the season. As we sit here in March, they only have six linemen under contract that we can pencil in as definitely making the roster. Once you get past Maurkice Pouncey, David…



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Steelers Sixth Round Draft Pick History Under Kevin Colbert

The NFL announced on Monday from the 2013 NFL owners meetings that the Pittsburgh Steelers received a sixth-round compensatory draft pick for the upcoming 2013 NFL draft. With that pick now official, the Steelers will have two picks in the sixth round baring them trading their original one away during…


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Steelers Mike Tomlin Looks Forward To Eliminating The Read-Option Offense

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin is a defensive minded coach at heart, so it was not too surprising to hear what he had to say Tuesday at the NFL owners\’ meetings when asked about the ever-so-trendy read-option offense that a few teams are using right now in the league….


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Browns Kicker Phil Dawson Heads West To Join 49ers

Say goodbye Cleveland Browns kicker Phil Dawson. The Pittsburgh Steelers will not have to face the accurate kicker in 2013 unless they play the San Francisco 49ers in the Super Bowl. Dawson tweeted Tuesday that after spending the past 14 seasons with the Browns that he has signed with the…




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Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Talks Offensive Line At Owners\’ Meeting

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin spoke to the media on Tuesday at the annual owners\’ meetings and was asked about the possible use of more zone blocking in 2013. “Something we\’re going to explore, said Tomlin,” via a report by Bob Labriola on Twitter. “Not going to move too…