Le’Veon Bell Fine With ‘However They Plan To Use Me’

There are a number of factors that could be attributed to the poor production from Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell on Sunday, during which he rushed for just 32 yards on 10 attempts and caught three of six passing targets for 15 total yards. For one thing, he saw…


John Ross Fumbles First Impression For Bengals

The Cincinnati Bengals got one wide receiver back while losing another. Second-year Tyler Boyd was an inactive for their Thursday night game last night against the Texans, but they did see the debut of their first-round draft pick, John Ross, the owner of the fastest official 40-yard dash time recorded…


2017 South Side Questions: Will Robert Golden Log Defensive Snaps 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…


Touchdown-less Bengals Fall To 0-2 With Thursday Night Loss To Texans

After getting shutout at home by the Baltimore Ravens in their 2017 regular season opener, the Cincinnati Bengals lost again at home Thursday night to the Houston Texans 13-9. While the 0-2 Bengals did finally score some points in their second game of the 2017 season, they failed to score…


Texans Vs. Bengals: Thursday Night Week 2 Open Discussion Game Thread

Are you ready for some Thursday night football? I know I am. The Cincinnati Bengals and Houston Texans will kickoff Week 2 of the 2017 NFL season Thursday night and the loser of the game will fall to 0-2. Both teams have tough Week 3 opponents as well. With both…


Vikings 2017 Week 2 Injury Report: LB Anthony Barr Sits Again On Thursday

It’s really beginning to look like the Minnesota Vikings could indeed be without one of their key defensive starters for their Sunday road game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. According to the Vikings Thursday injury report, linebacker Anthony Barr (hamstring) failed to practice again. Barr had 8 total tackles in the…


Steelers 2017 Week 2 Injury Report: Tuitt Still Sidelined; Davis, McDonald Added

The Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday practice has now been completed and the team’s recently released injury report for the day now shows six players listed on it. https://twitter.com/missi_matthews/status/908412246291828736 Tackle Jerald Hawkins (knee), safety J.J. Wilcox (concussion), defensive end Stephon Tuitt (bicep) and tight end Vance McDonald (back) all failed to practice…


Steelers Vs Browns Missed Tackles Report

Coming off of a 21-18 win Sunday on the road at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, we’re back into the full swing of things here at Steelers Depot. If you’ve been following along since the end of the game Sunday, we’ve had some great content go up on the site for…


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

Let’s hop right into this week’s mailbag. To your questions! srdan: What team would have to call you to swap their 2017 first round pick for TJ Watt? Can you name 5? I can’t. Alex: Certainly making it harder after last week, isn’t he? Wow though, you’re right. I went through the…


Anthony Chickillo Says Dropping Weight, Playing Linebacker More Natural For Him

It’s probably unfair to say Anthony Chickillo was “fat” in college. But he sure was heavy and as he tells it, thrilled to be a much slimmer version of himself. Speaking with Steelers.com’s Missi Matthews, Chickillo reflected on the transformation he’s undergone from his time in college to the NFL….


Trio Of 2010 First-Round Picks Making Impact For Steelers In 2017

I’m not sure for how many this ended up going unnoticed, but by the time the regular season rolled around this year, the Pittsburgh Steelers had not one, not two, but three former first-round picks on their roster from the 2010 NFL Draft. That is by far the most from…


Roethlisberger Expects Usage Of Four-Wide Receiver Sets To Continue

If you watched the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 1 win over the Cleveland Browns, you probably noticed that the team’s offense ran several plays with four wide receivers on the field with no player lined up in the backfield. In fact, that happened nine times in total on Sunday and according…


Steelers 2017 Week 1 Offensive Charting Notes

The first game of the regular season has come and gone, and that can only mean one thing: the highly anticipated debut of our weekly charting notes kicking into full gear. This year, I’ve tried to incorporate some additional items to keep track of in my notes for the Pittsburgh…


Film Room: Bell, Offense Not Yet In Sync

Sunday was clearly not a good day for Le’Veon Bell on Sunday in terms of offensive output, but as Dave Bryan indicated yesterday in a film room article, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ fifth-year running back did not have a lot of room to work with in the running game, which was…


Interview: Scottie Montgomery Explains What Makes Antonio Brown Successful

Bringing you another Pittsburgh Steelers’ interview courtesy of our good friend Ron Lippock of the Pittsburgh Sports Daily Bulletin. Really fun interview today with former wide receivers coach Scottie Montgomery, who coached with the team from 2010 through 2012. They talk about the draft process, why he liked Antonio Brown coming out of the draft, and…