Cam Heyward Still Playing Key Role While On IR

He is the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defensive leader. And so even though he’s been confined to the sidelines for the rest of the season, the result of a torn pectoral, he’s still lending a helping hand to the rest of the team. Sitting down with Missi Matthews on Steelers’ Nation Radio, Keith…



Marcus Gilbert Vs Jason Pierre-Paul Is Strength-Against-Strength Matchup

Although the Pittsburgh Steelers would gladly swap records, they do bear some key similarities to their upcoming opponents, the New York Giants, that bear noting. While the Steelers’ offensive line has the clear edge in the running game, neither line has relinquished many sacks. They are both top performers in…


Steelers Film Room: Ladarius Green’s Big Day Over Colts

We have heard a lot of talk about Ladarius Green since the Pittsburgh Steelers tight end broke out with two big receptions in the team’s last game, which seemed to offer glimpses of what they expect him to contribute on a regular basis in the pretty near future. In fact,…


Steelers Vs Colts Game Rewind

Your game notes. First Half – Kick coverage: Justin Gilbert-Robert Golden (hello old friend)-Sammie Coates-Roosevelt Nix-Vince Williams-Chris Boswell-Tyler Matakevich-Anthony Chickillo-Fitzgerald Toussaint-Artie Burns-Jordan Dangerfield – When it works, it’s praised. When it doesn’t, you get killed. Lawrence Timmons carrying TY Hilton here and William Gay gets home on the blitz. –…


Steelers’ Harrison To Be “Randomly” Drug Tested Yet Again

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison isn’t an ordinary guy. He is, however, a very random guy as he’s once again been selected to undergo yet another “random” drug test. As you can imagine, Harrison’s not very happy about it per his post on Instagram. “6th or 7th random test this…


Steelers Week 12 Offensive Charting Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers had a pretty solid day offensively last week against the Indianapolis Colts, scoring four touchdowns in the process and generally moving the ball effectively. They only ran 50 non-penalty snaps on offense throughout the game, and while that was partly because the Colts had some extended drives,…


Watch: Javon Hargrave’s Breakout Game

Back to our weekly talking to the tape section. And this one is my favorites. Javon Hargrave might have grown up before our eyes on Thanksgiving against the Indianapolis Colts. It was easily the best game of his short career and we break down the highlights. We look at his…


Wexell: Demarcus Ayers Could Get The Call Up From Practice Squad

Several beat writers have commented over recent weeks about the fact that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey does not exactly look as though he is a player who is going to be taking the field again any time soon. The coaching staff seems to be very aware of this,…


Steelers Film Room: Javon Hargrave Shows Pass-Rush Spark

We all knew that Pittsburgh Steelers rookie defensive tackle Javon Hargrave has been playing well these past two weeks since his playing time has increased due to injury ahead of him in the pecking order. He has recorded a sack in each of the past two games. but after watching…


Mike Wallace Grateful For The Money During His Time In Miami

Remember Mike Wallace? Remember when he was in danger of becoming irrelevant? The Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2009 third-round wide receiver was an inconsistent performer after he hit free agency, and nearly disappeared in Minnesota last year. But he has been finding himself again this year with the Baltimore Ravens. In fact,…


2016 South Side Questions: Could Jarvis Jones Wind Up On The Bench?

The regular season is here, 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 real work is now upon us, there is plenty left to be done. And there…


Moats Wonders If Manning Brothers Went Over Fake-Slide-Throw Play

On Wednesday, former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning managed to break away from his busy commercial schedule to visit his younger brother Eli Manning. During his visit to New York, the elder Manning reportedly gave his sibling a few tips on how the New York Giants should attack the Pittsburgh Steelers’…


Giants Injury Report: Three Players Sit Out Wednesday’s Practice

The New York Giants have now wrapped up their Wednesday practice ahead of their Sunday road game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and their first injury report of Week 13 shows that three players missed practice. Not practicing Wednesday for the Giants were safety Nat Berhe (concussion), linebacker Mark Herzlick (concussion)…


Brown, Bell Fined For TD Celebration

Little bit of housekeeping for you all. Not only were Le’Veon Bell and Antonio Brown flagged for their choreographed celebration during Thursday night’s win over the Indianapolis Colts, they were hit with a fine from the NFL too. Ed Bouchette tweeted out the news. Steelers Antonio Brown, Le'Veon Bell both…