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Steelers Film Room: Breaking Down Brandon Boykin’s Worst Game Of 2014

Now that cornerback Brandon Boykin has landed with the Pittsburgh Steelers via a Saturday evening trade with the Philadelphia Eagles, I am slowly making my way back through some his tape from last season. I’ve already broken down his seven career interceptions and today we’ll have a look at what…





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Steelers P Brad Wing Reminds Us That He Has Wheels

Out of nowhere Monday morning, Pittsburgh Steelers punter Brad Wing reminds us that he has a set of wheels as he retweeted a video replay of himself scampering 52 yards for an apparent touchdown in LSU’s 2011 game against Florida. To the crib! RT @LSU_Logo: 54 days pic.twitter.com/Wg2WW8ofIO — Brad…



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A Look Back At Sammie Coates’ 200-Yard Performance Against Alabama

During a recent interview on steelers.com, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Sammie Coates said that his 206-yard performance against Alabama last season is currently his proudest football moment/memory of his young career. With that being noted, I thought we’d go back at look at his performance in that game. For…




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Steelers Throwback Thursday: James Harrison’s First Career Sack

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison has recorded 71.5 sacks during his long career and on this Throwback Thursday, I thought we would take a trip back to 2004 once again and take a look at his very first quarterback takedown in the NFL. During the Week 10 games against the…


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Steelers All-22: Utilizing Ryan Shazier’s Strengths, Minimizing Weaknesses

Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2014 first round draftee Ryan Shazier had high expectations heading into last season, but injuries and rookie mistakes marred his initial NFL campaign. Shazier himself has referred to the past year as “kinda disappointing”, but an examination of his tape tells a more detailed story. Today we’ll review…


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Steelers Film Room: Anthony Chickillo, Run Defender

Yesterday we examined Pittsburgh Steelers sixth rounder Anthony Chickillo as a pass rusher, displaying his struggles to win consistently in that area. With Pittsburgh looking to fit the 6-3, 270-pound defensive lineman into an outside linebacker role, Chickillo’s lack of movement skills, athleticism, and premier pass-rushing traits could expose him…


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Steelers Film Room: Anthony Chickillo, Pass Rusher

Since Anthony Chickillo’s selection in the 6th round of the 2015 NFL Draft two months ago, there has been much talk amongst the Pittsburgh Steelers faithful about what position the former Miami defensive lineman should play in the NFL. I’ve engaged in much of that discussion, feeling strongly that Chickillo…


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Steelers Throwback Thursday: Ben Roethlisberger’s 2004 NFL Debut

Now that the NFL Network has revealed the 2015 ranking for Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in their annual Top 100 list, I figured it would be a great time to feature him in our weekly Throwback Thursday post. Today, we will travel back in time to Roethlisberger’s 2004 rookie…


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Steelers Film Room: Re-Scouting Shamarko Thomas – Coverage Ability

Yesterday we re-visited Shamarko Thomas’ college tape in an effort to discover his strengths and weaknesses as he appears slated for a starting role in 2015, his third season in the NFL. We specifically looked at Thomas’ run defense, which was one of the chief traits that led to the…