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NFL To (Finally) Loosen Celebration Penalties

The NFL is doing some smart things today, including relaxing the restrictions on post-touchdown celebrations. USA Today’s Tom Pelissero tweeted out earlier today Roger Goodell is expected to announce the news later this afternoon. Roger Goodell is expected to tell NFL owners group celebrations, using ball as prop after TDs,…


Smith-Schuster Eager To Bring His Physicality To Pittsburgh

I’m not saying JuJu Smith-Schuster is the next Hines Ward. But I bet Ward will be proud of how Smith-Schuster plays on the field. Speaking with Steelers.com’s Teresa Varley, the Steelers’ second round pick said he was excited to show off his physicality. “I like just going in there and…


5 Things To Watch For During Steelers First Week Of 2017 OTA Practices

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 OTA sessions will be getting underway on Tuesday and below are five main things I’ll be watching for during the first set of practices. Who’s Healthy? – There’s a very good chance that Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell and linebacker Vince Williams will, at best, be…


2017 Offseason Questions: Is Six Receivers A Foregone Conclusion?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…



Ranking The Rooms: AFC North WRs

Through two segments of the “Ranking the Rooms:  AFC North” series here at Steelers Depot, we’ve yet to have a serious controversy with the lists ranking each team’s standing in the division. That could change moving forward, but today there shouldn’t be any surprises with the AFC North wide receivers….


Photo: Antonio Brown Takes JuJu Smith-Schuster Under His Wing

It’s just a photo. But you know how the saying goes. It’s worth a thousand words. In this case, it might be the start to JuJu Smith-Schuster having a 1000 yard season. Antonio Brown posted a photo to his Instagram account, showing he and Smith-Schuster getting some extra reps at…



Devil’s Advocate: Plan AB For Punt-Return Duties

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the…


JuJu Might Return Immediate Dividends On 3rd Downs And Inside Red Zone

It will be interesting to see how quickly new Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster can be fully integrated into the team’s offense during his rookie season and one would think that will likely happen sooner rather than later being as the team selected him in the second-round of the…




Recap Of Steelers’ Draft Pick Trade History During Kevin Colbert Era

With the 2017 NFL Draft now just a little more than 24 hours away from getting underway in Philadelphia, there’s a lot of fans wondering if the Pittsburgh Steelers will ultimately participate in any trades during the annual college selection event. During his Monday pre-draft press conference, Steelers general manager Kevin…


Film Room: The Impact Of Martavis Bryant On Antonio Brown

This is probably a pretty obvious article and point to make but still an important one to point out. Getting Martavis Bryant back is clearly huge news for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offense, getting their true #2 receiver and hopefully avoiding the revolving door of names that showed up last year…


Devil’s Advocate: Heightened Expectations For Antonio Brown

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the…