Steelers Injury Report: Tuitt Ruled Out For Bengals Game, Gay Probable

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now released their final injury report of the week ahead of their Sunday home game against the Cincinnati Bengals and it shows that they’ll be without the services of defensive end Stephon Tuitt (knee) once again. OUT: Will Allen, Terence Garvin, Stephon Tuitt and Mike Vick PROB:…


Steelers Film Room: Cincinnati Bengals Defensive Scouting Report

This year, Jon Ledyard and I will be collaborating our scouting reports. We’ll play to our strengths – he’ll be focusing on the individuals while I’ll be looking at overall scheme. These reports will be broken down into two articles, one for offense and one for defense. Our reports for…


The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Bengals Final Game Preview, Injuries, Week 8 Picks & More

Season 6, Episode 42 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this show, David Todd and I get things started by talking about the Pittsburgh Steelers injury report heading into Friday. While its obvious that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will play on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, it’s not looking like defensive end Stephon Tuitt…


Steelers WR Markus Wheaton Struggling To Get Targets In Third Season

After catching 53 passes for 644 yards and two touchdowns last season, the arrow appeared to be pointing up for Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton and especially since he was able to stay healthy and dress in all 16 games. That arrow, however, now appears to be pointing back…


Steelers Film Room: Cincinnati Bengals’ Offensive Scouting Report

This year, Jon Ledyard and I will be collaborating our scouting reports. We’ll play to our strengths – he’ll be focusing on the individuals while I’ll be looking at overall scheme. These reports will be broken down into two articles, one for offense and one for defense. Our reports for…


Steelers LB Jarvis Jones Knows Option Year Decision Is On The Horizon

The Pittsburgh Steelers selected Jarvis Jones in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft with the hopes that he would become their full-time starter at right outside linebacker. While he has managed to become their starter, he certainly isn’t a full-time player. As the Steelers head into their Week…



Carnell Lake Not Behind Talent Deficiency In The Secondary

Much has been made of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ secondary recently, a statement that could accurately have been made at virtually any point over the past few years. Recently, however, there seems to have been an increase in the finger pointing over whatever issues might be ailing the unit, with many…


Steelers Film Room: Robert Golden Vs Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers have had fourth-year safety Robert Golden in the lineup for all but eight snaps over the course of the past three weeks, and with Will Allen downgraded yesterday to not participating in practice, there exists the strong possibility that he gets his third straight start. By and…


Steelers Film Room: Alejandro Villanueva Vs Chiefs

While anticipating Alejandro Villanueva’s first start for the Pittsburgh Steelers, it was not the end result that I was most interested in. It was obvious, given his limited experience, that mistakes would be made. What I was most interested in seeing was whether or not he would be able to…


Steelers Film Room: Cam Thomas Vs Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed a heavy burden on starting defensive end Stephon Tuitt entering his second year, a burden borne by necessity more than anything else. The young 22-year-old has been consistently logging north of 80 percent of the Steelers’ snaps every game up to his injury, sometimes over…



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…