Steelers Injury Report: RB DeAngelo Williams Sidelined Again On Thursday

If Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams (foot) winds up playing Saturday night in the AFC Wild Card game against the Cincinnati Bengals he’ll do so without having gone through a formal practice with the team this week. The Steelers Thursday injury report shows that Williams failed to practice again…


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

Hey yinz, The Steelers are in the playoffs and life is good. As we do every Thursday around this time, I’m here to chat Steelers and ask any questions that are on your mind. So let’s kick off this 2016 edition, the first of many. Fire away. CodeNameJerk: If the Steelers…


Haley Details Tough Transition Process For Wide Receivers From College To NFL

Prior to becoming an offensive coordinator in the league, Pittsburgh Steelers play caller Todd Haley coached wide receivers for the Dallas Cowboys, New York Jets and Chicago Bears, so he knows quite a bit about the position and what takes to succeed there in the NFL. During his weekly talk with…


Haley Believes This Year’s Running Back Depth Better Than 2014

Same story, different year. The Pittsburgh Steelers find themselves potentially starting an unheralded running back in their Wild Card matchup. Last year, it was Ben Tate for Le’Veon Bell. This year, Fitzgerald Toussaint for DeAngelo Williams. And though on the surface the situations are disappointingly similar, Todd Haley is much…


Keith Butler Admits He Needed To Be More Aggressive

Self-evaluation is one of the most critical traits for anyone in the NFL, player or coach, to have. And Keith Butler was able to admit his mistakes, telling Missi Matthews he should’ve been more aggressive in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ loss to the Baltimore Ravens in Week 16. “I think I…


Weather Likely To Play Factor In Steelers AFC Wild Card Game Against Bengals

Weather will more than likely play a big factor in Saturday’s AFC Wild Card game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinatti Bengals, according to the current forecast as it’s likely to be wet and cold. When the two teams take the field Saturday night at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinatti,…



Steelers Brown, Boswell Win AFC Monthly Awards

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown and kicker Chris Boswell both performed at high levels during the final five weeks of the regular season and as a result they were named the AFC Offensive and Special Teams Players of the Month respectively on Thursday. Brown had 51 catches for 642…


Dink And Dunk Likely Best Recipe For Steelers Offense Against Bengals

When the Pittsburgh Steelers play the Cincinnati Bengals Saturday in the AFC Wild Card game, don’t expect quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to throw deep down the field much. In the two regular season meetings between the Steelers and Bengals, Roethlisberger was 5-of-18 passing for 105 yards with no touchdowns and 4…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Browns Game Notes

Your brief final regular season game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 28-12 win over the Cleveland Browns. First Half – Kick return unit. Front 5: Ross Ventrone, Sean Spence, Vince Williams, Terence Garvin, and Shamarko Thomas. Robert Golden behind. Jesse James, Matt Spaeth, and Will Johnson creating the “wedge.” Fitzgerald…


Bengals’ OC To Interview With Three Teams On Sunday

Hue Jackson is the offensive mastermind of the Cincinnati Bengals, leading them to the 7th highest scoring offense in the NFL. He’s also become one of the league’s top head coach candidates and regardless of outcome on Saturday, will have quite the busy day on Sunday. ProFootballTalk is reporting Jackson…


Steelers Film Room: Fitzgerald Toussaint Pass Protection Vs Browns

At the moment, it seems more likely than not that the Pittsburgh Steelers will be entering the postseason without DeAngelo Williams, relying upon second-year running back Fitzgerald Toussaint to carry most of the load, who was only called up from the practice squad for the final six games of the…


Jordan Todman Not To Be Overlooked In Steelers Backfield

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed Jordan Todman to the 53-man roster the day after final cuts were made, when he was let go by the Panthers, who already had a deep backfield. He served as the backup to DeAngelo Williams for the first two games of the season while Le’Veon Bell…


Steelers Film Room: Marcus Gilbert Vs Browns II

Pittsburgh Steelers right tackle Marcus Gilbert just completed the best regular season of his professional career, nearly escaping without allowing a sack on the year. Many within the organization believed he was deserving of Pro Bowl recognition, and were disappointed for him when he was not rewards with the accolade….


Steelers Secondary Roles Solidifying Ahead Of Playoffs

Ever since the bye week, the Pittsburgh Steelers secondary has been slowly evolving, or at least being altered on a week-to-week basis, whether or not it is actually being engineered toward any specific path. The catalyst was a disastrous showing from the back in players in the Week 12 loss…