The Optimist’s Take: A Role For Shamarko Thomas

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…


2015 Player Exit Meetings – LS Greg Warren

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ season ended a few weeks earlier that they had planned it to, but now that their 2015 campaign has drawn to a conclusion, it’s time to wrap things up and take stock of where they are and how they got there. Part of that process involves holding…


O-Line Depth Projected As Biggest Area Of Improvement

If there is one area in which the Pittsburgh Steelers have most definitely improved over the course of this offseason, in comparison to last year, the most obvious answer would have to be offensive line depth. They now have, I believe, a very competitive and formidable stable of reserve offensive…


The Pessimist’s Take: Landry Jones As Backup QB

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…



CB Ryan Smith Has Pre-Draft Visit Scheduled With Steelers

We now know another player the Pittsburgh Steelers intend to bring in for their pre-draft visits. Cornerback Ryan Smith is expected to make a trip to Heinz Field, according to Aaron Wilson over at National Football Post. Wilson also notes Smith has visits scheduled with Oakland, Minnesota, and Miami. Smith…


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Steelers Coaches Lake, Porter Both Present At Florida Pro Day

The University of Florida held their annual pro day on Tuesday and while Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert and head coach Mike Tomlin had to reportedly miss it due to both being in Boca Raton, Florida for the league’s annual meetings, at least two members of the teams coaching…


NFL Owners Vote To Ban All Chop Blocks

As of Tuesday, chop blocks are no longer legal in the NFL as team owners voted and passed that rule change along with six other proposals put forth by the leagues Competition Committee. Earlier in the week, Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert voiced his opinion on chop blocks and…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: LSU OG Vadal Alexander

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…


Steelers’ Relationship With Ladarius Green Not A New One

The NFL Owners Meetings are always a fun time for us here, because it provides us with one of those rare opportunities during the offseason to hear directly from Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin, who spoke with reporters yesterday—not to mention general manager Kevin Colbert, whose previous comments we…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Temple CB Tavon Young

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…


Video: Steelers WR Antonio Brown Makes Debut On Dancing With The Stars

Did you miss Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown on the Monday night season debut of season of “Dancing With the Stars?” If so, below is a video of his routine with partner Sharna Burgess as the two danced a Quickstep to the song “Bad Man” by Pitbull. Brown and Burgess scored a 21…


Study: What Pittsburgh Looks For In Drafting Cornerbacks

We are continuing our series on examining the Pittsburgh Steelers’ draft history to try and predict who might meet their measurable and athletic criteria for 2016. We’ve covered receivers and both line groups. Today, we’ll move onto cornerbacks. To be upfront, we are not going to be able to make…



Tomlin Says Nose Tackle Position Is ‘Being Minimized Globally’

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin is currently in Boca Raton, Florida attending the annual league meetings and during a one-on-one interview with Missi Matthews of steelers.com, he was asked about the state of the nose tackle position now that offenses as a whole have evolved over the course of…