Mike Tomlin ‘Not Concerned’ About Tight End Position

The Pittsburgh Steelers have for some time now been developing among the best offenses in the league, which came closest to reaching its culmination just last season—that is, at least, when Ben Roethlisberger was healthy. This year’s roster is also loaded with offensive talent—perhaps, though, with one notable exception. Without…


Steelers Film Room: Sean Davis Vs Panthers

As much as the majority of football fans might groan through most of the preseason, and the final preseason game in particular, observers such as ourselves have come to appreciate it for the evaluative value that it brings to the table. The Pittsburgh Steelers’ final preseason game certainly had its…


Bengals Give Up On 3rd-Round ILB P.J. Dawson

Over the course of the past five years or so, the Cincinnati Bengals have drastically revamped their reputation and have become regarded as one of the best drafting teams in the league, having a roster composed over 80 percent of their own home-grown talent, one of the three highest ratios…


2016 South Side Questions: What Is The Pecking Order At ILB?

The preseason has ended, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While training camp and the preseason might have seen a lot of work put into the team and…


Fowler: Steelers To Sign RB David Cobb

After working out running back David Cobb today, the Pittsburgh Steelers are reportedly going to sign him to their practice squad. This report/tweet via ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler. I'm told Steelers plan to add former Titans RB David Cobb to their practice squad after working him out today. Fifth-round pick in…


Steelers Film Room: Anthony Chickillo Vs Panthers

Many are reading the aggressive and dominant preseason play of second year OLB Anthony Chickillo with a magnifying glass, mainly because of the recent news regarding OLB Bud Dupree. Fans are left hoping that his authority can be translated into the regular season, as he’ll be slated as more of…


Tomlin Is “Optimistic” That Golson Will Ultimately Play In 2016

As things stand right now, the Pittsburgh Steelers will start their 2016 regular season with injured second-year cornerback Senquez Golson safely tucked away on their 53-man roster as he continues to recover from the surgery that he had on his foot as a result of him suffering a Lisfranc injury…


Tomlin Still Deciding If Gilbert Will Return Kickoffs

When the Pittsburgh Steelers decided to acquire cornerback Justin Gilbert from the Cleveland Browns via a trade on Saturday the team also received a player who has some experience returning kickoffs. As a result of that, head coach Mike Tomlin was predictably asked Tuesday during his press conference if he…


Week One Offers Big Tests For Hargrave, Davis

We’re now less than one week away from the Steelers’ first game of the 2016 season against the Washington Redskins on Monday Night Football. There have been surprises throughout the preseason, and there have been obvious week one starters from the get go. Two rookies have made their presence known…



Tomlin Explains Motive Behind Gilbert Trade

Mike Tomlin made his rationale clear. When high draft picks you liked are available, go after them. That was the idea behind trading for Justin Gilbert, acquired Saturday for a 2018 6th round pick from the Cleveland Browns. “His pedigree speaks for itself. He’s a guy we had a great…


Bud Dupree

Tomlin On Dupree: ‘Hopefully He’ll Be Back In Uniform For Us In 2016’

The Pittsburgh Steelers placed second-year outside linebacker Bud Dupree on their Reserve/Injured list on Saturday due to a groin injury that has hampered him over the course of the last several weeks. On Tuesday, head coach Mike Tomlin discussed that decision and also updated the condition of Dupree as it…


Tomlin: Chickillo Will Be Part Of Linebacker Rotation

Next man up. That’s the standard. The creed. Heck, I bet it’ll be plastered on a blimp and fly over Heinz Field each week. With the loss of Bud Dupree, that next man is Anthony Chickillo. At today’s press conference, Mike Tomlin made it clear Chickillo will be involved in…


Steelers Injury Report: Several Players Start Week 1 Day-To-Day

The Pittsburgh Steelers will open their 2016 regular season Monday night on the road against the Washington Redskins and on Tuesday head coach Mike Tomlin updated the health of the team during his Tuesday press conference. Tomlin said Tuesday that Roosevelt Nix (back), Daniel McCullers (knee), Shamarko Thomas (groin), Cody Wallace…