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All-22 Primer: Steelers vs Saints

By Alex Kozora An All-22 perspective of questions I’ll look to answer of the Pittsburgh Steelers 35-32 defeat to the hands of the New Orleans Saints Sunday. – We’ll start with the most important position, QB. We know Ben Roethlisberger had a horrific day. But why? The injured hand can’t…



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Numbers Crunch: Steelers vs Saints

By Alex Kozora Breaking down the Pittsburgh Steelers 35-32 loss to the New Orleans Saints yesterday afternoon. – It took the Steelers until the final 2:34 to surpass the 20 point threshold. Disappointing considering the sorry state of the Saints’ offense. New Orleans had allowed 20+ in all but two…


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Antonio Brown Leads All Receivers In Catches, Yards, TDs

It’s much more difficult to talk stats when it comes on the back of a rough loss, but it would be a disservice not to take note of some of the feats that were accomplished by the Pittsburgh Steelers in their 35-32 loss to the New Orleans Saints. For the…


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Steelers vs. Saints: Player Snap Counts Week 13

Below are the initial player snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday loss to the New Orleans Saints, according to the NFL official gamebook. As usual, we will see if any of these differ in our weekly game charting as the week progresses. These snaps do not include plays wiped…


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Steelers Have Company In The Hole They’ve Dug With 35-32 Loss

Despite the fact that the Pittsburgh Steelers dropped a game that they had no business losing against the New Orleans Saints, the day turned out not to be nearly as bad for their hopes of returning to the playoffs as one might think. The Steelers entered the day in a…


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Steelers Stung Again By Struggling NFC South

The AFC North caught a major scheduling break this season when they were slotted to take on the South division for their inter-conference matchups in 2014. The NFC South has historically been a revolving door of contenders, but at the moment, everybody has seemed to be racing to the bottom….



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Ben Roethlisberger Passing Chart From Saints Game

Below is the passing chart for Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger from the Week 13 loss to the New Orleans Saints. As you can see, Roethlisberger only connected on two of his 11 attempts against the Saints that traveled more than 15 yards in the air past the line of…


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Bengals Open Up As Four-Point Home Favorites Over Steelers In Week 14

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Cincinnati Bengals next Sunday and it’s a must-win game for the black and gold, who dropped to 7-5 on the season thanks to their home loss Sunday to the New Orleans Saints. The line for the Steelers game against the Bengals opened up with…


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Roethlisberger Says Early Wrist Injury Didn’t Affect His Throwing

With 4:21 left in the first quarter of the Sunday game against the New Orleans Saints, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger injured the wrist on his throwing hand when he hit the hand of linebacker Curtis Lofton with his follow-through on a pass to wide receiver Antonio Brown. After suffering…


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Steelers On Pace To Record Lowest Sack Total Since 1988

The Pittsburgh Steelers have several problems on defense this season and one of those includes them failing to sack opposing quarterbacks enough. After sacking New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees just once Sunday in their 35-32 loss at Heinz Field, the Steelers defense has now registered 21 quarterback take-downs through…


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Roethlisberger Struggling To Connect Deep In Steelers Last Three Games

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has been infective as of late when throwing deep down the field and while that wasn’t the main reason why the team lost Sunday to the New Orleans Saints, his 5-of-14 deep ball performance certainly didn’t help matters. In the Steelers first nine games of…


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Steelers Must Now Decide What To Do With Keisel’s Roster Spot

With it looking like veteran defensive end Brett Keisel will be lost for the remainder of the season due to a torn triceps suffered Sunday in the 35-32 loss to the New Orleans Saints, the Pittsburgh Steelers will have no choice but to let rookie Stephon Tuitt play more snaps…


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Saints March Over Steelers 35-32

The inconsistent 2014 season of the Pittsburgh Steelers continued on Sunday at Heinz Field and it ended with a 35-32 loss to the New Orleans Saints. Saints quarterback Drew Brees threw for 257 yards and five touchdowns in the win and wide receiver Kenny Stills caught five of those passes…