Vince Williams: ‘I’m Definitely Not A Starter’

The Pittsburgh Steelers may have inadvertently made bigger waves than they had intended earlier this week when they announced that they had agreed to terms with fourth-year inside linebacker Vince Williams on a three-year contract, becoming the first of his class—which also includes Jarvis Jones, Le’Veon Bell, Markus Wheaton, Landry…



2016 South Side Questions: What Do Steelers Make Of CB Situation?

Training camp has ended, and the Pittsburgh Steelers have reverted back to taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While training camp might have seen a lot of work put into the team and…


Mike Tomlin Thinks New Steelers QB Bryn Renner Is A “Quick-Study’

If things go like we think they will Friday night, new Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Bryn Renner should see some playing time in the second half of the team’s preseason game against the New Orleans Saints. On Wednesday, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was asked what it is he likes about Renner and what he looks forward to…



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Tomlin Compares Matakevich To Williams: “They Love To Play”

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed inside linebacker Vince Williams to a new contract on Tuesday and being as he was originally a sixth-round draft pick, head coach Mike Tomlin was asked Tuesday during his press conference if he’s seen any similarities between the Florida State product and one of this year’s…


Tomlin Offers High Praise For Golden

This time of the preseason serves as an opportunity to remind the players often forgotten about, the UDFAs, the long shots, the guys people call “camp bodies,” still have a chance to make the team and an impact in the league. For Mike Tomlin, there may be no better example…


Tomlin Says Burns Might Play Against Saints, Dupree Expected To Sit

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their third preseason game of 2016 Friday night on the road against the New Orleans Saints and during his Wednesday press conference, head coach Mike Tomlin indicated that rookie cornerback Artie Burns might make his NFL debut in that contest. “Everyone that’s healthy will be available to play,” said Tomlin. “We’ll sort out…




Steelers Film Room: Ryan Harris Vs Eagles

The Pittsburgh Steelers brought in veteran free agent tackle Ryan Harris to compete for a starting job, but at this point, it certainly doesn’t look as though anything will come of that. Though Alejandro Villanueva has not demonstrated himself to be a future Pro Bowler through the first two preseason…


Kozora 53 Man Roster Prediction: Post-Eagles Game

Halfway home through the preseason and the the makeup of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 53 man roster. Here’s my third crack at it that saw changes in some important areas. If you would like to look back at my previous attempt, you can check it out here. Note: This list is not…


Waiver Wire Cornerbacks Pittsburgh Should Entertain

It’s almost midnight as I write  and though it’s unclear if the Pittsburgh Steelers are going to sign Keenan Lewis. But that could happen within the next 24 hours and even if it doesn’t work out, it’s clear the team is interested in upgrading at the position. Also I wanted…


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Bouchette Believes Steelers Could Keep Two Quarterbacks

We don’t normally write about this stuff but one of Ed Bouchette’s answers in his chat today caught my attention. It seemed like speculation but Bouchette believes the Pittsburgh Steelers could go into the start of the season carrying just two quarterbacks. From today’s weekly chat on the PPG. VA Beach…


Early Returns Not Favoring Increase Of Touchbacks Under New Rule

If you happen to follow my writing, and have done so during the course of this offseason, then you may have gathered that I am no fan of the league’s new touchback rule—or, to be more accurate, I don’t particularly believe that the rule will accomplish the objective that it…