For Now, Mike Tomlin Assumes Landry Jones Will Start Against Chiefs

It’s really looking like Landry Jones will be the Pittsburgh Steelers starting quarterback Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs, judging by the comments made Tuesday by head coach Mike Tomlin during his weekly press conference. “We’re just going to simply play it by ear,” said Tomlin. “I think that it’s…


Steelers Film Room: Antwon Blake

Speaking strictly as a football player, there are few players I respect more than Antwon Blake. Coming out of UTEP, not one NFL team thought highly enough of the diminutive corner to risk a draft choice on him, as Blake was signed by Jacksonville as a free agent. They said…


Steelers 2-Point Favorites Over Chiefs In Week 7

Despite not knowing who their starting quarterback will be this coming Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers are currently installed as 2-point favorites over the Kansas City Chiefs in a game that will be played in Arrowhead Stadium. The Chiefs enter Sunday’s game with five-game losing streak and without star running back…


Injured Steelers T Kelvin Beachum Not Second-Guessing Contract Decision

Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Kelvin Beachum didn’t sign a long-term contract extension prior to the start of the 2015 season and now that he’s been lost for the season to a torn ACL that he suffered during Sundays win over the Arizona Cardinals, it’s apparent that his gamble didn’t pay off….


Steelers Undrafted Rookie Tyler Murphy Might Run Scout Team This Week

Depending how things go in practice this week for starting Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, the game Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs could wind up featuring undrafted rookie free agent Tyler Murphy dressing as a backup behind Landry Jones. Murphy, who spent time at both quarterbacks and wide receiver…


Steelers Week 8 Game Against Bengals Not Being Flexed

If you were hoping that the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 8 game against the Cincinnati Bengals would be flexed-out to a later time, I have some bad news for you. According to Steelers PR man Burt Lauten, the Nov. 1 game at Heinz Field against the Bengals will remain at 1…


Steelers Film Room: Vick Limiting Haley’s Playbook

At this point, it seems likely Landry Jones will start Sunday afternoon over Mike Vick. If for no other reason, the health, or lack of, from Vick. But if we were to assume Vick was healthy, and wanted to demonstrate a clear reason for Jones over him, we just have…


Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Tells WR Martavis Bryant Not To Flip Anymore

At the end of his long 88-yard touchdown Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant decided to do a flip into the end zone. While the fans in attendance likely enjoyed the theatrics from the second-year Clemson product, starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger apparently didn’t. “I told…


Rash Of Injuries Testing Steelers’ Paper-Thin Depth

When it comes to depth, the Pittsburgh Steelers have not always been the envy of the league in recent years. Even though I believe they have done a better job over the past year or two of insulating themselves at a few positions, it has been a while since they…


Steelers WR Martavis Bryant Ran 131.26 Yards On Final TD

It was great to see Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant back in action on Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals and he did not disappoint in his 2015 debut. Bryant caught six passes in the game for 137 total yards and two touchdowns. His final score of the game is…