Ravens Release Veteran RB Justin Forsett

In perhaps one of the more surprising cutdown day moves in the AFC North—though none more surprising than the Steelers’ trade for a woefully underachieving cornerback—the Baltimore Ravens yesterday released veteran running back Justin Forsett, their presumed starter, and carried only three in total at the position, in spite of…


2016 South Side Questions: How Many O-Lineman Will Dress?

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…


Steelers Waive WR Shakim Phillips From Reserve/Injured

In addition to trimming their 75-man active roster down to 53 players on Saturday, the Pittsburgh Steelers also waived one player from their Reserve/Injured list. Waived Saturday was wide receiver Shakim Phillips, who started this year’s training camp on the team’s Active/PUP list with a sports hernia. During the first week…


Steelers Visit With TE Rashaun Allen

The Pittsburgh Steelers have reportedly brought in tight end Rashaun Allen for a visit, according to The Houston Chronicle’s Aaron Wilson. Tight end Rashaun Allen visited Steelers — Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) September 4, 2016 He was a 2014 UDFA out of Southern but tested well at his Pro Day. Coming in at…


Bears Signing Of Long Unlikely To Affect Steelers Negotiations With DeCastro

The Pittsburgh Steelers will kick off their 2016 regular season a week from Monday night against the Washington Redskins and that means the organization now has just over a week to get guard David DeCastro signed to a long-term contract extension. On Saturday, the Chicago Bears signed guard Kyle Long…


Salary Cap Implications Related To Steelers’ Saturday Cuts

The Pittsburgh Steelers made several roster moves on Saturday in order to get down to 53 active players and along with those transactions some salary cap dead money was produced. Of the 22 players who were cut on Saturday by the Steelers, only six of them produced new salary cap…



Steelers New CB Justin Gilbert Arrives With Future Guaranteed Money Attached

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a splash on Saturday as they acquired cornerback Justin Gilbert in a trade with the Cleveland Browns in exchange for a sixth-round draft pick. Now that the smoke has cleared related to the deal, here’s what you need to know about the financials related to the…


Steelers’ Initial 53 Man Roster Layout

With first cuts being announced, wanted to do a quick layout of how the Pittsburgh Steelers’ roster currently stands. Keep in mind this is a fluid situation and by NO means a final representation of what the team will carry to Washington. Offense (24) Quarterback (3) –  Ben Roethlisberger, Landry…


Report: Browns Trade CB Justin Gilbert To Steelers

Breaking news on this final cutdown day. ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting the Pittsburgh Steelers have acquired CB Justin Gilbert from the Cleveland Browns. Browns trading former first-round CB Justin Gilbert to the Pittsburgh Steelers, per league source. Rare in-division trade. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 3, 2016 Terms of…


Sam Bradford Traded To Vikings, Chase Daniel Likely To Start Vs Steelers (Update)

That face up above? I think that represents all our reactions. Big NFL bombshell on an already crazy football day. The Philadelphia Eagles have traded quarterback Sam Bradford to the Minnesota Vikings. Minnesota Vikings are trading for Eagles' QB Sam Bradford, league sources tell ESPN. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September…


Steelers 2016 Roster Cuts Tracker

STEELERS ROSTER CUTS RB Brandon Brown-Dukes OG Antoine Everett OT Matt Feiler NT Lavon Hooks OT Wade Hansen OG Shahbaz Ahmed OLB Travis Feeney S Ray Vinopal CB Montell Garner ILB Steven Johnson CB Doran Grant DE Caushaud Lyons CB Donald Washington CB Al-Hajj Shabazz WR Marcus Tucker RB Cameron…


Red Zone Defense A Rare Bright Spot In Charlotte

It would be fair to say that two nights ago against the Panthers, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense did not look very impressive. If there was one positive to take away from it all, however, it would have to be the red zone defense. Carolina cracked the Steelers’ 20-yard line on…


Kozora: Final 53 Man Steelers’ Roster Predictions

Getting near the end. My 53 man roster predictions for the Pittsburgh Steelers. This is the “settled in” version, after the team places Le’Veon Bell on the suspended list and Senquez Golson on injured reserve. If you want to look back at my last roster prediction, from like, yesterday, click…


2016 NFL Roster Cuts Tracker

Today is the day that all 32 NFL teams must cut their rosters down to 53 active players by 4 p.m. EST and while some of the cuts around the league took place on Friday, the rest will take place over the course of Saturday. As usual, I will track…