Steelers Sign Three Players On Sunday; Place S Ross Ventrone On IR

The Pittsburgh Steelers have added a defensive back, tackle and defensive tackle to their roster as Julian Whigham, Wade Hansen and Khaynin Mosley-Smith were all inked to contracts on Sunday. We have signed OT Wade Hansen, DT Khaynin Mosley-Smith and CB Julian Whigham. — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) August 14, 2016…


Steelers 2016 Training Camp: 13th Practice Live Blog And Sunday Highlights

The Pittsburgh Steelers will return to the fields of Saint Vincent College in Latrobe on Sunday for what will be their first practice since losing to the Detroit Lions Friday night in their 2016 preseason opener. This will serve as the Steelers 13th training camp practice this year and they’ll…


Business Was Boomin’ For P Jordan Berry In Steelers Preseason Opener

While Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown didn’t play Friday night in the team’s preseason opener against the Detroit Lions, business was certainly boomin’ for another player wearing the black and gold in that game. Or in this particular case, punts were boomin’. Steelers punter Jordan Berry punted three times…


Steelers Film Room: Breakdown Of QB Landry Jones’ Accuracy Against Lions

The Pittsburgh Steelers dropped their preseason opener Friday night to the Detroit Lions at Heinz Field and while quarterback Landry Jones started the game and completed just 6 of 12 passes for 55 yards and a touchdown, the tape shows and good performance from an accuracy standpoint. Jones actually attempted…


Daniel McCullers Paints Familiar Picture In Extensive Snaps

The Pittsburgh Steelers knew that they had to address the nose tackle position after veteran Steve McLendon departed in free agency, and they did that with the drafting of Javon Hargrave in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft, but they were also counting on seeing some development from…


Steelers Film Room: Demarcus Ayers Vs Lions

He didn’t get a lot of playing time, nor opportunities to demonstrate his potential, but what I did see from Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Demarcus Ayers left me preliminarily encouraged. And that is saying something considering that he had only three touches in the game, one being a 14-yard…



James Harrison Still Impactful In 2016

Would it surprise you to read that, for the Pittsburgh Steelers, 38-year-old linebacker James Harrison was the best defender on the field on Friday night? It probably shouldn’t, given that that has for the most part been true at any age over the course of the past decade or so….


Sean Davis Shows Highs And Lows In Slot Work

While most of the Pittsburgh Steelers’s rookie draft class did not play all that much during the team’s preseason opening contest on Friday against the Lions, one rookie who saw an extensive amount of time was second-round defensive back Sean Davis, perhaps the one player in the secondary on the…


Ronnie Stanley Impresses In Ravens Debut

While there was some debate in the early hours of the 2016 NFL Draft whether or not offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley was actually the tackle that the Baltimore Ravens wanted to draft—and I’m sure you will recall why there was a debate after a certain video was posted to Twitter…


2016 Camp Questions: Third-Down Defense Cause For Concern?

Training camp is now upon us, in case you have failed to take notice. The Pittsburgh Steelers reported to Latrobe on July 28, and began practicing the following day in preparation for their first preseason game on August 12, and eventually, for the 2016 regular season in April. Every NFL…


Eagles Won’t Have QB Carson Wentz Thursday Night Against Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their second preseason game of 2016 Thursday night at Heinz Field against the Philadelphia Eagles but unfortunately won’t get a chance to face this year’s second overall draft selection, quarterback Carson Wentz. Wentz, who reportedly suffered a hairline fracture in his ribs in the Eagles’…


Coates Knows Ball Security Is Key To Earning Coaches’ Trust

As our Matthew Marczi eloquently summed up this morning, it was far from a sparkling performance by Sammie Coates in his second-year debut. A near drop and two fumbles that would send most into Mike Tomlin’s doghouse. Speaking to reporters after the game, Coates owned up to his mistakes and…


Steelers Have A Lot To “Tackle” In Final Three Preseason Games

If one thing stuck out clearly in the Pittsburgh Steelers 30-17 preseason loss to the Detroit Lions, it’s the fact that several defensive players must get better in the tackling department between now and the start of the 2016 season. After the game at Heinz Field was over, head coach…


Doran Grant

Steelers’ Grant Not Taking Potential Roster Spot This Year For Granted

Outside of maybe just one failed defensive assignment, Pittsburgh Steelers second-year cornerback Doran Grant appeared to have a good showing in the team’s 30-17 Friday night preseason loss to the Detroit Lions. Grant, the Steelers fourth-round draft pick last year out of Ohio State, led the team in total tackles…