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Steelers 2015 Season Opener Against Patriots Now Resembles 2008 Meeting

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the New England Patriots in the 2015 regular-season opener at Gillette Stadium and that’s a venue that hasn’t been kind to the Black and Gold over the years when quarterback Tom Brady has been on the field. In the four regular-season games that the Steelers…



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NFL Suspends Tom Brady Four Games, Punishes Patriots

After much waiting, the NFL has announced its discipline in relation to DeflateGate. The league has suspended Tom Brady for four games, fined the New England Patriots $1 million, and stripped them of a 2016 first round draft pick and a 2017 fourth rounder. The punishment comes on the heels…


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Steelers Among 14 NFL Teams Paid By DOD To Direct Attention To Service Members

According to Christopher Baxter of New Jersey On-Line, recent documents acquired by his paper reveal that the Pittsburgh Steelers were one of 14 teams to receive payments from the Department of Defense in 2014. Baxter’s Monday morning report shows that two payments were made to the Steelers, one for $9,000 from…


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Steelers Release LS Brandon Hartson, WR Brelan Chancellor

The Pittsburgh Steelers offseason roster is going through a bit of an overhaul on Monday and it appears as though two more players have been released. After if was announced earlier in the day punter Richie Leone, and defensive ends Nigel Crawford-Kinney and Bradon Prate were all released, another afternoon report indicates that…



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Steelers Should Kick The Tires On Safety D.J. Swearinger

Heading into the 2015 NFL Draft, more than any other position except maybe outside linebacker, the Pittsburgh Steelers needed to add talent to the one area sorely lacking in it, and that’s in the secondary, especially the cornerback position. The team grabbed zone extraordinaire Senquez Golson, a 2014 All-American, in the second round. They…



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Steelers Sign Cameron Stingily and Mike Thornton, Cut Three

With the rookie minicamp concluding yesterday, the Pittsburgh Steelers announced they have signed Northern Illinois RB Cameron Stingily and Georgia DL Mike Thornton. Both players participated in minicamp on a tryout basis. In a corresponding move, the team announced the releases of punter Richie Leone, and defensive ends Nigel Crawford-Kinney…


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Reviewing The Steelers Pick: Utah State G Kevin Whimpey Scouting Report

Continuing our post-draft evaluations, we’re diving into the Pittsburgh Steelers undrafted free agent pool. We’ll do full breakdowns of the players that have enough tape available. After a brief break, we’re looking back towards the offensive lineman today. Evaluating Utah State’s Kevin Whimpey. #74 – Kevin Whimpey/OG Utah St –…


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Might Recent Success With Shorter CBs Have Influenced Steelers’ Draft?

There is a certain impression about the Pittsburgh Steelers and their profile for what they seek in their cornerback, specifically as it refers to size. And it’s certainly far from unjustified, nor is there any lapse in logic in that profile. The Steelers typically look for a cornerback with size,…


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Steelers’ Holliman Is An Absolute Wild Card

Former Louisville safety, Gerod Holliman, isn’t your ordinary seventh round draft pick. He tied the single-season interceptions record with 14, a record that stood since for over 40 years. With that comes the accolades, like first team All-American, All-ACC and being a recipient of the Jim Thorpe award, awarded to the…


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Steelers Sign Draft Picks CB Doran Grant, LB Anthony Chickillo

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed two more of their 2015 draft picks Monday morning, according to a report. Signed were fourth round selection, cornerback Doran Grant and sixth round selection Anthony Chickillo and both players were signed to four-year contract as per the rules of the CBA. On Friday, sixth-round draft…