Ryan Shazier Joins Rare Company With Sunday’s Interception

I’m really excited to break the play down but we’re not going to focus on the X’s and O’s of Ryan Shazier’s interception Sunday afternoon. Because, if you didn’t notice, it was another interception. That gives him four on the season, regular season and playoff, and one in three straight games. So…


Steelers’ 5 Sacks Vs Dolphins Ties Franchise Postseason Record

The Pittsburgh Steelers had an awfully hard time getting the quarterback on the ground in the early portions of the season. Over the course of the first three games, in fact, they recorded just one sack, and that was on a scramble that was officially a loss of zero yards….



2017 South Side Questions: Was Tomlin Wrong To Leave Big Ben In Late?

The regular season is now over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now upon us, there is plenty left to be done. And there…



Steelers Defense Grounds Ajayi Lightning Strike Attempts In Rematch

After allowing Miami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi to run for 204 yards back in Week 6, the Pittsburgh Steelers were bound and determined to not let that happen again during the AFC Wild Card game at Heinz Field. “He [Ajayi] ran for 200 yards twice against the Buffalo Bills…


Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Dolphins

The Steelers played the Miami Dolphins in the AFC Wild Card Round looking to avenge a week 6 loss. The offense came out on fire and the Steelers had a well-rounded performance resulting in a 30-12 victory. With a dominant 18-point victory the Steelers looked like one of the best…


Steelers To Face Chiefs In Divisional Round Of Playoffs

The Pittsburgh Steelers are going back to the Divisional Round of the AFC playoffs once again thanks to their big win Sunday over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. The Steelers will play the Kansas City Chiefs next Sunday on the road at Arrowhead Stadium in a game that will once…


Steelers LB Bud Dupree Might Be Fined For Hit On Dolphins QB Matt Moore

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Bud Dupree delivered a big hit on Miami Dolphins quarterback Matt Moore in the second quarter of Sunday’s Wild Card game and it will now be interesting to see if the former first round draft pick is ultimately fined for it. With 7:16 left in the second…



Steelers Win Record 35th Postseason Game To Break Tie With Cowboys

The Pittsburgh Steelers today played in their 57th postseason game of the Super Bowl era. They came away with their 35th win, which is, at least for this week, the most in NFL history. The Steelers and the Dallas Cowboys entered this postseason tied for the most postseason wins with…


Steelers Vs Dolphins Positional Grades

Well, that was just what the doctor ordered for the Pittsburgh Steelers. In all phases of the game the Steelers dominated the Miami Dolphins in the AFC Wild Card game at Heinz Field Sunday, resulting in a dismantling 30-12 blowout win in frigid temperatures on the banks of the Allegheny…



Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Dolphins

Great win. Nothing weird about it. But I loved it. – Starting with the score. Only the seventh 30-12 final outcome in NFL history and the first in playoff history. The last such game was November 6th, 2011 when the Houston Texans beat the Cleveland Browns. That score happened twice…


Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Wearing Boot On Ankle After Dolphins Game

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger took an unnecessary hit late in Sunday’s win over the Miami Dolphins and while head coach Mike Tomlin didn’t mention him during his post-game injury run-down, the quarterback was wearing a boot on his right foot when he talked to the media. Roethlisberger said he…