AJ McCarron Called UFA Ruling ‘A Blessing’, Is ‘Open To Everything’

A minor non-Pittsburgh Steelers story that I have been following over the course of the past several months—really, for about the past year—is the future of soon-to-be former Cincinnati Bengals quarterback AJ McCarron. The Cleveland Browns attempted twice to trade for him, which was a major story, but there was…


2018 Offseason Questions: Will Pittsburgh Cut Mike Mitchell?

The journey toward Super Bowl LII ended far too prematurely for the Pittsburgh Steelers, sending them into offseason mode before we were ready for it. But we are in it now, and are ready to move on, through the Combine, through free agency, through the draft, into OTAs, and beyond….


2018 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Indiana LB Tegray Scales

From now until the 2018 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked players. If…


2018 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Alabama ILB Rashaan Evans

From now until the 2018 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked…





Ask Alex: Steelers Mailbag

Hi everyone, welcome back to the mailbag. Know we’re in sort of a lull right now without a lot of offseason action. But if you have a question, feel free to send it on over. I’ll be here for the next hour. To your questions! Brian Tollini:  Hey Alex! Going…


Steelers Using Playoff Loss As Offseason Motivation

Most of us are turning the page onto the Pittsburgh Steelers 2018 season. A 2017 campaign that ended on a sour note, an early exit to the Jacksonville Jaguars. But some players continue to use that loss as fuel to turn things around. That includes long snapper Kameron Canaday, who…


Colbert Details Steelers Defensive Problems That Require Offseason Attention

If you watched every game the Pittsburgh Steelers played this past season you should already know the issues the team’s defense had throughout the year. On Thursday, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert held his annual pre-combine interview with several members of the local media and during it he went over…


Colbert Says Matakevich Is ‘Certainly In The Mix’ At Inside Linebacker

It goes without saying that the Pittsburgh Steelers defense suffered a huge blow in their Week 13 Monday night road game against the Cincinnati Bengals when starting inside linebacker Ryan Shazier was lost for the remainder of the season due to a serious injury to his spine. If that wasn’t…


Colbert Won’t Rule Out Need To Use Franchise Tag On Bell In Coming Weeks

This coming Tuesday NFL teams cant begin using the franchise or transition tag on soon-to-be unrestricted free agents and thus it will be interesting to see if the Pittsburgh Steelers ultimately use the former of the two on running back Le’Veon Bell before the March 6 deadline. On Thursday, Steelers…


Colbert Says Some Veteran Players May Not Be On 2018 Roster

It’s a fact of life in the NFL. Some veterans, whether it’s because of talent, money, or both, are on the chopping block each offseason. That’s no exception for the Pittsburgh Steelers, as Kevin Colbert explained in his press conference with the media Thursday morning, via the PPG’s Ed Bouchette. …


Steelers GM Says Team Might Sign An ILB During Free Agency

The Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping that linebacker Ryan Shazier will eventually make a full recovery from the back injury that suffered last season but in the meantime, general manager Kevin Colbert said on Thursday that there’s a chance the team will still address his position at some point during free…