Jerricho Cotchery Saw Potential Of Steelers Offense In 2013

Former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery is currently preparing to participate in the first Super Bowl of his career. Such is the fate of an individual who spend the majority of his career playing for the Jets (I kid—but not really). But prior to spending the past two seasons…


Steelers 2016 Free Agents Analysis: WR Tyler Murphy

Player: Tyler Murphy Position: Wide Receiver Experience: 0 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2015 Salary Cap Hit: $52,800 2015 Season Breakdown: We first need to backtrack a bit before continuing with the Steelers’ unrestricted free agents to account for a player that was overlooked earlier, that being wide receiver Tyler Murphy….


2015 Player Exit Meetings – FB Roosevelt Nix

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ season ended a few weeks earlier that they had planned it to, but now that their 2015 campaign has drawn to a conclusion, it’s time to wrap things up and take stock of where they are and how they got there. Part of that process involves holding…


NFL Expands Rooney Rule To Include Women In Executive Front Office Openings

The Pittsburgh Steelers and chairman Dan Rooney were instrumental in the passing of the Rooney Rule some years ago, which made it a requirement that teams with openings at head coaching and senior football operations positions interview at least one minority candidate for the position. In doing so, hypothetically, it…


Ex-Steelers G Alan Faneca Praises QB Ben Roethlisberger’s Leadership Abilities

In 2004 when Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was just a rookie, he was thrust into action early in the season after then-starter Tommy Maddox suffered an injury. At that time, then-Steelers starting guard Alan Faneca was asked if it was exciting to have the young quarterback take over the…


Steelers Sign Four To Futures Deals

The Pittsburgh Steelers are again bolstering their offseason roster, signing four players to futures deals today: cornerbacks CB Montell Garner and Al-hajj Shabazz and wide receivers Issac Blakeney and Tobais Palmer. The move was first tweeted out by Chris Bradford of The Beaver County Times.  #Steelers sign WR Issac Blakeney, CB Montell Garner, WR Tobais…


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

Hey everyone, Good to be back after missing last week when I was down at the Senior Bowl. And though we are really in the offseason here at Steelers Depot, full swing into a look at free agency and the draft, there’s still a million things to talk about. Never…


Business Is Booming For Steelers Brown During Super Bowl Week

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown certainly is receiving his fair share of press this week while in Santa Clara for Super Bowl 50. In addition to making his rounds with the media this week on radio row, Brown’s accommodations for this week aren’t too shabby at all. According to…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: LSU LB Deion Jones

 As we delve into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles…


Steelers Antonio Brown Says Bengals Now Try To Kill Him In Order To Stop Him

It’s been several weeks now since Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown suffered a concussion-causing hit from Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict in the AFC Wild Card game and the league’s top pass catcher still hasn’t been able to move past it. “I feel like guys don’t want to stop…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Virginia Tech CB Kendall Fuller

As we delve into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles…



Kevin Byard

Kevin Byard’s Style An Ideal Fit For Pittsburgh

Ultimately, it isn’t going to matter. Whatever team drafts a prospect is going assume the role of that player’s favorite team. Throw allegiances out the window. Grew up a Browns’ fan, now drafted by the Steelers? Here We Go! Someone pass the pierogies. But for Kevin Byard, should the Pittsburgh…


Steelers’ Futures Report: K Ty Long

With a look to the offseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers are in the process of shaping their summer roster. They re-signed nearly everyone on their practice squad, sans Tyler Murphy, to future deals that can keep this players through camp. They also added several players from outside the organization, as is…


Steelers 2016 Free Agents Analysis WR David Nelson – Unrestricted

Player: David Nelson Position: Wide Receiver Experience: 6 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2015 Salary Cap Hit: $585,000 2015 Season Breakdown: If there is one thing you might think the Steelers did not need last season, it would have been depth at the wide receivers position—that or depth at either linebacker…