Steelers’ Franchise-Record 56 Sacks A Product Of Depth, Volume

As we have talked about yesterday, the Pittsburgh Steelers during the 2017 regular season established a new franchise record by recording 56 sacks over the span of their 16 games. The team previously recorded 55 sacks in both 1994 and in 2001, so the record stood for 23 years. From…


NFL Draft Prospects – 2017 Bowl Game Preview: January 1st

Bowl season is coming to an end, but the final day (besides the National Championship) presents dozens of prospects. Outback Bowl: Michigan vs. South Carolina – Noon ET, ESPN2  The big man on the defensive front for the Wolverines is, Maurice Hurst. Hurst is probably the best and most complete…



Steelers Own AFC North Again, Completing Division Sweep

You know what’s still important? Winning your division. The Pittsburgh Steelers dominated their division this year, posting a 6-0 record against their divisional opponents. It was the first time that they have gone undefeated in divisional play since 2008, the last time that they won the Super Bowl. It is…


Film Room: Steelers Defense Falls Prey To Same Mistakes

No Pittsburgh Steelers’ fan wants to see the secondary give up a chunk play. Which, unfortunately, has become an all too familiar sight in 2017. What’s especially frustrating is seeing the same exact concept burn the Steelers. And it came only two weeks apart. I’m talking about Josh Gordon’s 54…


Chris Hubbard’s Emergency Cameo At Center Misses The Mark

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2017 regular season finale was certainly flawed, but they accomplished their objective, which was to win the game while remaining relatively healthy. The even collected a few bonus achievements along the way, including establishing new franchise records for sacks in a season and receiving yards by a…


Listen: Steelers Vs Browns Initial Analysis

For the final time this regular season, my analysis and recap of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 28-24 win over the Cleveland Browns. We break down what went right on offense, what went wrong on defense, and everything in-between. As always, let me know your thoughts in the comments below. And a…


Steelers Vs Browns Positional Grades

It was a bit nerve-racking there late, but the Pittsburgh Steelers sent the Cleveland Browns into infamy with a 28-24 win at Heinz Field, closing out the 2017 regular season with a 13-3 record and the No. 2 seed in the AFC playoffs. With guys like Ben Roethlisberger, Le’Veon Bell,…





Ravens Blow Late Lead, Miss Playoffs For 4th Time In 5 Years

According to the statisticians, the Baltimore Ravens entered yesterday evening’s regular season finale with roughly a 97 percent chance of reaching the postseason. Facing a weaker divisional opponent in the Cincinnati Bengals that they had already beaten once this year, all they needed to do was beat them to claim…


2017 South Side Questions: Biggest Takeaway From Finale?

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…


Steelers Divisional Round Playoff Game To Be Played On Sunday, Jan 14

The NFL released the Wildcard Round schedule for the 2017 playoffs a few hours ago and now we know when the Divisional Round and Championship Round games will be played. The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their Divisional Round game on Sunday, Jan 14 at 1:05 PM ET and that contest…


2017 AFC Playoff Seeds Now Set

The AFC seeds for the 2017 NFL playoffs are now set and the Baltimore Ravens are not one of them. The number 5 and 6 seeds in the AFC were both up for grabs in Week 17 of the NFL regular season and when the smoke finally cleared later in…