Film Room: Breaking Down Sean Davis’s Rough Game Against The Ravens

It’s been well known that the performance by Pittsburgh Steelers safety Sean Davis last Sunday versus the Baltimore Ravens was a rough one. We will take a closer look at Davis’s play and breakdown what went right and what went bad. On the first offensive drive for the Ravens, Davis’s…


NFL Draft Prospects – 2017 Bowl Game Preview: December 16th

Bowl season is upon us and that means it’s the last chance for most NFL draft prospects to prove their worth to NFL teams and scouts. Some top prospects will not be playing in the coming weeks due to an intense amount of preparation that goes into participating in the…


Steelers 2017 Week 14 Special Teams Report

It’s time for that special time of the week. As you probably already saw, I already spent time taking a look at Martavis Bryant’s kick returns from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ last game, so you’ll understand why that is glossed over here. As usual, Roosevelt Nix is the tone-setter, lighting up…


Steelers Vs Patriots X Factor: Inside Linebackers

As we will do every Saturday to get you ready for the week’s game, our X Factor of the week. Sometimes it’s a player, unit, concept, or scheme. What will make or break the Pittsburgh Steelers as they square off against the New England Patriots X Factor: Inside Linebackers I’m not going…


Film Room: Martavis Bryant Bumbles Chance At Kick Returner

While the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense was certainly ugly against the Baltimore Ravens this week, there may have been one area of the team that was even uglier, and that would be the kick return unit—more specifically, Martavis Bryant’s attempts at returning kicks. In five opportunities, the best he was able…


If Keith Butler Spot Drops, The Steelers Lose

Dear Keith Butler, I’m not asking for much. This weekend, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense is in a tough spot against a great offense. There are no easy answers and hey, I’m typing this from mom’s basement where the hardest decisions in my day is Bagel Bites vs Pizza Rolls. But…


NFL Mock Draft: Steelers Select Tight End In Round One

Though the Pittsburgh Steelers still have their full attention on the rest of the season, Mock Draft season is beginning to heat up. The last one we looked at had the team taking a cornerback. DraftTek.com went in a different direction, having the Steelers select Oklahoma TE Mark Andrews with…


Todd Haley Credits Jesse James For Playing Through Injury

I think it’s pretty much common knowledge around here that I have been among the harshest critics of Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Jesse James. Not having anything to do with who he is as a player—certainly not as a person—but rather with the role that he has been thrust into….



Mike Hilton Expects To Be Targeted If He Covers Rob Gronkowski

If the New England Patriots are planning on taking advantage of Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Mike Hilton when and if he gets matched up on tight end Rob Gronkowski tomorrow, then, at the very least, they won’t be taking the first-year player by surprise. In fact, he is expecting it. “I…


2017 South Side Questions: Who Can Better Afford To Lose Sunday?

The journey toward the Super Bowl is now well under way with the Pittsburgh Steelers back practicing at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, still informally referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility. With the regular season standing in their way on the path to a Lombardi, there will be questions…


Watch: Relive The Steelers 2004 Win Over The Patriots – Ben Vs. Brady I

How many of you remember the first time that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger faced the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady? It happened way back in 2004, Roethlisberger’s rookie season, and specifically in Week 8. That game at Heinz Field took place on Halloween with the Steelers fresh…


Steelers Recent Trend Is That Questionable Players Play

The Pittsburgh Steelers Friday injury included three players listed as questionable for the team’s Sunday home game against the New England Patriots and that’s the first time since Week 11 we’ve seen that many players given that specific game status designation in a single week. Entering Week 12 of the…



Sean Davis Fined $18,321 For Personal Foul Sunday Night

Little bit of housekeeping on this Friday night. Sean Davis’ wallet got a lot lighter this week after being fined $18,321 for one of his personal fouls committed Sunday night against the Baltimore Ravens. That comes from the PPG’s Ray Fittipaldo. Davis was penalized twice but fined for his third…