2017 Player Exit Meetings – RB Le’Veon Bell

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2017 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Nevertheless, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we close the book on…


2018 Steelers Futures Reports: OLB Darnell Leslie

As we’ve done in previous offseasons, we’re taking a look at those Pittsburgh Steelers under futures contracts for the 2018 offseason. We’ll focus this on the players who weren’t on the team’s practice squad last year, the mostly unknown players fans are unfamiliar with. Moving onto OLB Darnell Leslie. Darnell Leslie/OLB Monmouth…


Steelers’ 2017 Draft Gets A B Grade From NFL Network

Immediate, kneejerk draft grades tend to come with a bit of derision and mockery, and I honestly can’t blame those who respond in that manner. Everybody has the players that they like in a draft they’re convinced are going to be great, or are going to fit like a glove…


Big Ben, Brown Named Top QB-WR Duo, To Nobody’s Surprise

Over the course of the past week or so, NFL.com has been publishing a series of articles using their Next Gen Stats to tabulates the highest performers in a number of different areas. Previous columns have highlighted the best quarterbacks and wide receivers in tight-window throws, the most elusive running backs,…


Johnny Manziel: ‘I Felt Like I Never Really Gave Cleveland A Chance’

Oh, joy. I thought my days of writing about Johnny Manziel were over, but the former Cleveland Browns’ first-round quarterback bust of 2014—it’s important to specify the year when talking about Browns first-round busts, even while naming the position—is managing to put his name back into the media cycle. His…


2018 Offseason Questions: How Much Work For Nix Next Season?

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….


Steelers K Chris Boswell In Great Company After First 3 NFL Seasons

Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Chris Boswell is set to become a restricted free agent in about a month from now and because of that, he’ll likely receive a second-round tender from the team in the coming weeks and ultimately a new long-term contract later on in the summer. Boswell, who was…



2018 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Auburn RB Kerryon Johnson

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…


Best Play/Worst Play: Martavis Bryant

New series we’re kicking off here on Steelers Depot. To begin a recap of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 season, a look at the singular best and worst play from each player on the roster. If I wanted to sum up a players season in 30 seconds, these are the plays I would…



Mike Hilton Led NFL CBs In Run-Stop Percentage In 2017

Mike Hilton has already become a fan favorite in Pittsburgh during his first season after spending time on the practice squad for the Pittsburgh Steelers the year before. By the second half of the season opener, the former undrafted free agent had already taken over the nickel cornerback role and…


Steelers 2018 Free Agents Analysis: OLB Arthur Moats – Unrestricted

Player: Arthur Moats Position: Outside Linebacker Experience: 8 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2017 Salary Cap Hit: $2,500,000 2017 Season Breakdown: Arthur Moats spent his fourth season in Pittsburgh, and his eighth in the league altogether, frankly not doing all too much. While he has been a starter in the past…


Casserly 2018 Mock Draft 1.0: Steelers Select LSU RB Derrius Guice 28th Overall

Former NFL general manger and current NFL Network analyst Charley Casserly released his first mock draft of 2018 on Tuesday and he curiously has the Pittsburgh Steelers selecting a running back with their first-round pick. Casserly has the Steelers drafting LSU running back Derrius Guice 28th overall in his first…


2018 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Virginia Tech LB Tremaine Edmunds

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…