CBS 7 Round Mock Draft Has Steelers Selecting Pair Of Linebackers

If you’re into seven round mock drafts, stop drilling, you’ve hit oil. Our buddy RJ White over at CBS Sports conducted a massive seven round mock, complete with trades, a mighty endeavor indeed. Obviously, we’ll focus on what haul the Pittsburgh Steelers brought in. With the 30th overall pick, White…


Column: Consecutive Christmas Day Games Places Undue Burden On Those Who Work It

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ schedule was announced yesterday. As I said earlier today, I’m not real happy about it. Yesterday we posted an article about certain members of the Steelers organization expressing their dissatisfaction over the fact that they have been scheduled for the second season in a row—after never having…


Eli Rogers Growth Must Come With The Ball In His Hands

Eli Rogers emerged onto the scene for the Pittsburgh Steelers last season as a former undrafted free agent who spent his rookie season on injured reserve after hurting his foot before even getting a look in a preseason game. He was immediately installed in the first game as the team’s…



2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Illinois OLB Dawuane Smoot

From now until the 2017 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked…


2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Baylor WR KD Cannon

From now until the 2017 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked…


Devil’s Advocate: Justin Hunter’s Impact

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the…


James Conner Sounds Like A Steeler While Sounding Off To GMs

In an open letter to general managers around the league via an article in The Players’ Tribune, former Pitt running back James Conner sounded mature. He sounded confident. He sounded hungry. He sounded committed. And, dare I say it, he sure sounded like a Pittsburgh Steeler. Not that it would…



2017 Offseason Questions: How Will Late Primetime Gauntlet Shape The Season?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…


Steelers Open As 9.5-Point Road Favorites Over Browns In Week 1

The 2017 NFL schedule was released Thursday evening and it includes the Pittsburgh Steelers opening their regular season on the road against the Cleveland Browns. The oddsmakers wasted no time releasing their lines for the Week 1 games and according to vegasinsider.com, the Steelers opened as 9.5-point road favorites over…


Steelers Unhappy To Play Second Straight Christmas Day Game

It’s just your usual Monday afternoon football game. The Pittsburgh Steelers are slated to play on Christmas Day for the second season in a row, traveling to Houston to play the Texans at 4:30 PM/ET on NBC. And several in the organization, let’s say, weren’t sharing much holiday spirit. Put…


Steelers 2017 Schedule Includes Five Primetime Games

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 schedule was released Thursday evening and it includes five primetime games. The Steelers will open their 2017 season on the road against the Cleveland Browns and it will end with a home game against them. Three of the Steelers first four games will be on the…


Steelers Spin: Greatest Draft Hits – Sixth Round

The hits keep coming as we continue to explore the best draft picks of all time for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Continuing in their tradition of finding gems in small colleges the scouting team picked some real winners in round six making these selections the toughest so far. Just as a…