Ramon Foster Fined For Defending Le’Veon Bell

It’s a fine that is well worth, I’m sure, in Ramon Foster’s mind. Foster was slapped with a $9,115 fine for throwing New York Giants’ linebacker Kelvin Sheppard off the pile late in Sunday’s 24-14 win. Foster was defending Le’Veon Bell, who was getting grabbed and twisted under the facemask…


Bills’ Injury Report: Sammy Watkins Gets Limited Work

The Buffalo Bills’ have released their Thursday injury report in preparation for Sunday’s tilt with the Pittsburgh Steelers. WR Sammy Watkins was upgraded from a DNP yesterday to a limited participant today. He seems on track to play against the Steelers. QB Tyrod Taylor and CB Ronald Darby were listed…


Steelers’ Injury Report: Eight Players Held Out

The Pittsburgh Steelers have released their Thursday injury report and unfortunately, it’s a little bleaker than yesterday’s outlook. A total of eight players were tagged as did not participate. Chris Boswell (abdomen), Ramon Foster (chest), Javon Hargrave and Shamarko Thomas (concussions), Darrius Heyward-Bey (foot), Ladarius Green (not injury related), Zach…


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

I have found the perfect security system, hardly any cost required. Christmas lights. Because apparently if you turn them on full blast, they will blind any intruder. I walked up to my front porch last weekend trying to bring the groceries (read: Bagel Bites) inside and the lights were on…


Steelers Need To Find Their ‘Ronald’ To Antonio Brown

Wouldn’t it be great if the Pittsburgh Steelers could get both Ronald and Antonio Brown on the field together? After all, they are kind of looking for a number two receiver right about now anyway, aren’t they? Can somebody please get in touch with Antonio about getting Ronald on the…



Steelers Vs Giants Game Notes

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 24-14 win over the New York Giants. First Half – Kick return unit. Front five: Arthur Moats-Tyler Matakevich-Vince Williams-Anthony Chickillo-L.J. Fort. Sean Davis behind. David Johnson/Roosevelt Nix/L.T. Walton the “wedge” with Sammie Coates and Fitzgerald Toussaint the return men. – Good bailout by Alejandro…


Rex Ryan On Big Ben: We Might Not Be Able To Tackle Him

Rex Ryan, for all the bluster he infuses in his press conferences, is pretty straight forward in his press conferences. And when asked about attempting to sack Ben Roethlisberger, he was blunt: it might not happen. “We have some guys, quite honestly, I don’t know if we can bring him…


DeCastro, Foster Named In PFF’s List Of Top 25 Linemen

Perhaps the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive line has not been as ‘flashy’, so to speak, as they may have been at certain times over the course of the past couple of seasons. There may not have been as many attention-grabbing signature blocks to accompany long gains on the ground, or on…


Steelers Defense Stabilizing With Shift Away From Rotations

From outward appearances, as the season progresses, it looks as though the Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coaching staff is becoming more and more comfortable with their unit, and, as a result, it seems that they are shifting more and more away from the idea of rotating defenders at various positions as…


Rex Ryan Admits Plan To Sneak Ross Cockrell Onto Practice Squad Backfired

The Pittsburgh Steelers are excited about third-year cornerback Ross Cockrell and the development that he has made over the course of the past 15 months or so. In just that span of time, he went from being virtually an afterthought to the Steelers’ top cornerback, who sometimes even draws the…


Harbaugh, Ravens Riding High Into Home Stretch

The Baltimore Ravens are entering the final quarter of the 2016 season with a very tenuous grasp on the lead for the AFC North division title. While they share a 7-5 record with the Pittsburgh Steelers as the best record in the division, they are currently seeded higher than their…



Bills Injury Report: Watkins Misses With Foot Injury

The Buffalo Bills will host the Pittsburgh Steelers this coming Sunday and their first injury report of Week 14 includes eight players. Sitting out Wednesday’s practice for the Bills were linebacker Lorenzo Alexander (not injury related), tackle Cordy Glenn (back), linebacker Lerentee McCray (concussion) and wide receiver wide receiver Sammy Watkins…


Steelers’ Injury Report: DeAngelo Williams Limited Wednesday

All things considered, the Pittsburgh Steelers are a fairly healthy team as they now prepare to play the Buffalo Bills this coming Sunday on the road. The team released their first injury report of Week 14 on Wednesday and thankfully it didn’t include any surprises. As expected, wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (foot) was sidelined today. Safety Shamarko Thomas (concussion)…