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There May Be No Good Option At Right Tackle Against Chiefs

Pittsburgh Steelers starting right tackle Marcus Gilbert has missed the team’s last three games since the bye week after suffering a knee injury during practice. There was optimism that he would be able to return to the field for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons, but that obviously did not…


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2014 NFL Week 15 Stats: Adjusted Net Yards Per Passing Attempt Differential

With 15 weeks of 2014 NFL season now in the books, here are your updated adjusted net yards per passing attempt differential stats (ANY/A) for all 32 teams. The Pittsburgh Steelers saw their ANY/A differential stat slightly increase this past week following their win over the Atlanta Falcons and all…


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Giants Sign G Adam Gettis Off Of Steelers Practice Squad

The Pittsburgh Steelers have lost another member of their practice squad to another team as guard Adam Gettis was signed Tuesday by the New York Giants. Giants promoted DT Dominique Hamilton from practice squad and signed G Adam Gettis from the Steelers' practice squad. — Dan Graziano (@DanGrazianoESPN) December 16,…


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Steelers To Face Chiefs Top-Rated Red Zone Defense This Sunday

When the Kansas City Chiefs visit Heinz Field this Sunday to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers, they’ll bring with them the leagues’ top-rated red zone defense. So far this season, the Chiefs defense has only allowed 18 scores out of 47 trips (38.3%) inside their red zone. On top of…


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Chiefs Wide Receivers Still Looking For First Touchdown Reception Of 2014

The Pittsburgh Steelers have given up quite a few receiving touchdowns to wide receivers so far this season, but this Sunday they’ll play a Kansas City Chiefs team that has yet to have a wide receiver register a touchdown catch in 2014. While Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith has managed to…



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Ben Roethlisberger Named Week 15 Nominee For FedEx Air Player Of The Week Award

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has once again been nominated for the FedEx Air NFL Player of the Week award after throwing for 360 yards in the Sunday 27-20 win over the Atlanta Falcons. Roethlisberger, who won the weekly award in Week 14 following the win against the Cincinnati Bengals,…



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Steelers Film Room: William Gay’s Pick Six

Cornerback William Gay set a Pittsburgh Steelers’ record with his third pick six of the season with his 52 yard return Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. We’ll break down the interception below. DOWN/DISTANCE: 1st and 10 PERSONNEL: Ace (1 RB 2 TE) DEFENSE: Base 3-4 COVERAGE: Cover 1 The Falcons…


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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Game 14 vs. Falcons

The Pittsburgh Steelers thrilled their fans with a critical 27-20 victory over the Atlanta Falcons with an impressive and daring offensive closeout of the game. With only two games left in the playoffs pursuit and Steelers Nation starting to get that super feeling again here are your Rapid Fire Conclusions:…


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Steelers Get Plenty Of Use Out Of Depth On Defense In Atlanta

On Sunday night against the Atlanta Falcons, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense cycled through most of its roster, with 19 different players playing at least three snaps in the game. That included cornerback B.W. Webb seeing his first time on defense all year for the Steelers. The team rotated all five…


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Steelers Use Dime Package For A Change With B.W. Webb

A year ago, due in part to injuries along the front seven, the Pittsburgh Steelers ultimately turned to six defensive back looks as a fixture of their defense, playing more dime and quarters than in their base package. It’s been a rare sight for the Steelers to break out that…


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Steelers Must Stay Focused On Winning Out For Division Title

Even though the Pittsburgh Steelers now find themselves in a position in which they can secure a playoff spot simply by winning their next game on Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs, they can’t afford to take their foot off the gas pedal should that happen. That’s because in order…


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Steelers Film Room: Roethlisberger Delivers Third Down Dagger For The Win

Needing one more first down Sunday to put the game away on third and one from the Atlanta Falcons 39-yard-line with two minutes remaining, the Pittsburgh Steelers put the ball in the hands of their quarterback and he delivered on a great play call. On the play, the Steelers used…


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William Gay Delivering The Big Play For Lacking Defense

On Sunday afternoon against the Atlanta Falcons, veteran cornerback William Gay intercepted his third pass of the season, all three of which he managed to return for a touchdown. It was the first time in Pittsburgh Steelers franchise history that a player registered three such returns for scores in a…