Bengals Injury Report: CB Leon Hall Remains Limited On Thursday

Barring something unexpected taking place during practice on Friday, the Cincinnati Bengals will likely enter the weekend with only one player listed on their injury report. On Thursday Bengals cornerback Leon Hall (back) was limited once again in practice. Tackle Andrew Whitworth (not injury related) returned to practice on Thursday…


Steelers Injury Report: Tuitt Sits Out Again On Thursday, Gay Practices Fully

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now wrapped up their Thursday practice and their daily injury report includes quite a few changes from the one they released on Wednesday. Not practicing again on Thursday was defensive end Stephon Tuitt (knee) and that now puts him in serious jeopardy of missing the Sunday…


Keith Butler Says Steelers Players Need To Work On Tackling After Practice

One week after the Pittsburgh Steelers defense had a solid game of tackling against the Arizona Cardinals they reverted back to missing several of them in their Sunday road loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. During a recent interview on Steelers Nation Radio with Missi Matthews, Steelers defensive coordinator Keith…


Why Danny Smith Once Checked For Wind In A Dome

There’s no hiding it. Danny Smith is one of our favorite coaches in the NFL. Observe him at training camp and you’ll see a passionate guy running around Chuck Noll Field rallying his guys. But he isn’t just a cheerleader. Smith is genuinely one of the smartest thinkers and he…


Keith Butler Thinks Confidence Is CB Antwon Blake’s Best Attribute

Should Pittsburgh Steelers starting cornerback William Gay be unable to play Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals because of a shoulder injury that he suffered in the loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, reserve cornerback Brandon Boykin would then stand to be the team’s slot defender in nickel personnel groupings. During…


Danny Smith Describes Value Of Terence Garvin

If you’re a fan of this site, you know our love for Pittsburgh Steelers’ special teams coach Danny Smith. The always-entertaining man sat down with Bob Labriola, discussing the nuances of special teams. Labriola also asked how much the team was affected by the loss of Terence Garvin, who will…


Todd Haley Speaks To Importance Of Having A Script

Todd Haley sat down with Steelers.com’s Bob Labriola to discuss a variety of topics. But none were more interesting than the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive coordinator discussing his initial scripted plays and what they do for your offense. “We generally have a handful of plays that are our favorite plays, that…




Report: Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict Cleared To Resume Practicing

After sitting out the team’s first two practices this week, Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict has now been cleared to resume practicing, according to Paul Dehner Jr. of the Cincinnati Enquirer. While Burfict has been cleared to resume practicing, he still remains on the Bengals Reserve/PUP list for now and…



Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Chiefs Game Notes

Your weekly game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 23-13 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs last Sunday. First Half – Kick return unit. The front five: Arthur Moats, Sean Spence, Vince Williams, Bud Dupree, and Shamarko Thomas. Robert Golden behind them. Roosevelt Nix, Matt Spaeth, and Will Johnson making up…


Le’Veon Bell Holds Nothing Against Reggie Nelson For 2014 Hit

It’s been 10 months since Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell was knocked out of last year’s Week 17 game against the Cincinnati Bengals with a knee injury after he was hit low by safety Reggie Nelson. Even though Bell revealed on Wednesday that his right knee that he hyperextended…


Steelers Film Room: DeAngelo Williams Short-Yardage Work Vs Chiefs

This past Sunday, something seemed amiss to me as I watched Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell routinely leave the field, or at least motion out wide, in order to give way to DeAngelo Williams during short-yardage situations in the first half of the team’s loss to the Chiefs. Later…


David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Steelers Versus Chiefs

On Sunday the Pittsburgh Steelers, again without starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, lost 23-13 to the one-win Kansas City Chiefs. After surviving the last two weeks largely on the back of a 5-0 turnover differential, the Steelers turned it over three times in this one, doubling their season total, while the…