Mike Tomlin Praises Marcus Gilbert For ‘Awesome Job’ In Return

From a depth chart viewpoint, the Pittsburgh Steelers are generally the same team now that they were in Week 5. A better team and unfortunately, without Ryan Shazier, but offensively, all the key guys are still available. The biggest difference? Getting back Marcus Gilbert, who missed the first matchup with…


Steelers Injury Report: Tomlin Excited About Where Antonio Brown Is

The Pittsburgh Steelers are now preparing to play the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday at Heinz Field in a Divisional Round playoff game and on Tuesday head coach Mike Tomlin updated the health of his team ahead of that contest taking place. Tomlin, as expected, started his injury rundown with an…


Steelers 2017 Regular Season Offensive Charting Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers have wrapped up their 2017 regular season and await the Jacksonville Jaguars as they play host in a Divisional Round game for the first time since 2010. It was an interesting year offensively that saw them, frankly, play an awful lot better in the second half than…


Ben Roethlisberger Looks To Continue Climb Up Postseason Leaderboards

We don’t know how much longer Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger might continue to play. The 14-year veteran made clear last offseason that he is no longer taking a broad view of his career, and simply living one season at a time. Though I have a strong inclination that he…


2017 Postseason Bye Evaluation Break: CB Cameron Sutton

We weren’t able to get around to talking about every single notable player for the Pittsburgh Steelers during our midseason evaluations at the bye week, so as we have another bye week and a brief pause in football, I wanted to take this time to circle back a bit and…


Mock Draft: Steelers Cave, Take QB In First Round

Mock drafts are just that – a mock, a guess, speculation, especially this early on in the process. But could the Pittsburgh Steelers take a quarterback in the first round, finally honing in on their replacement for Ben Roethlisberger? It’s possible. And that’s how it plays out in Yahoo’s latest…


Film Room: Sean Spence Getting Comfortable In Defense

One of the biggest X factors for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ postseason run is going to be, plain and simply, Sean Spence, the main man being tasked with replacing Pro Bowler Ryan Shazier in the starting lineup for the defense at mack linebacker. Spence, originally signed in the offseason by the…


Film Room: Vance McDonald In One Piece After Two Games

The Pittsburgh Steelers have not gotten what they were looking for out of Vance McDonald when they traded for the tight end just before the start of the regular season. Part of that was the time it took to get in integrated into the offense, but the lion’s share of…


Resilient Steelers Locker Room Undaunted By Weekly Melodrama

Should the Pittsburgh Steelers end up winning the Super Bowl this season, their seventh in team history, then I would argue that the documentary created to immortalize the 2017 campaign ought to have somewhere in the title the word ‘resilience’, because that to me best defines the way in which…



Bengals Sign PA Native Teryl Austin To Replace Guenther As DC

Given that it is now ‘Facebook Official’, so to speak, I suppose we can talk about it. Following previous reports that Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator intended to join the then-non-existent coaching staff of Jon Gruden with the Oakland Raiders, the Ohio team has all but confirmed that by hiring a…


2017 South Side Questions: How Healthy Will Antonio Brown Be On 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…


Georgia Vs. Alabama College National Championship Game Open Discussion Thread

The 2017-2018 College Football National Championship will be decided tonight as Georgia and Alabama will square off at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, GA. Several players in tonight’s game are considered top-rated draft prospects for 2018 and there’s a good chance that perhaps one player playing Monday night could potentially…


Looking Back At The QBs Who Have Beaten The Steelers In The Playoffs

Technically speaking, the Pittsburgh Steelers will play their 62nd playoff game in the history of the franchise on Sunday at Heinz Field against the Jacksonville Jaguars. It’s technically because according to the team’s media release, the franchise counts the losses to the Philadelphia Eagles in the 1947 Eastern Division Playoffs…


Jaguars CB To Ben Roethlisberger: ‘Be Careful What You Wish For’

Let the chirping begin. The Pittsburgh Steelers are days away from a rematch with the Jacksonville Jaguars, fresh off their Wild Card victory over the Buffalo Bills. With Jacksonville trouncing the Steelers in Week 5, Ben Roethlisberger was recently asked if he’d like to see the Jags again. “I’ll give…