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Depth Tested, Starters Rested Heading Into Postseason

In the days leading up to the ‘meaningless’ regular-season finale for the Pittsburgh Steelers, there was some debate among the faithful over the merits of resting starters generally, as well as many particularly starters specifically. In the end, the team ended up resting four starters on offense, another on defense,…


Steelers LB James Harrison Unsure If This Will Be His Final Season

Pittsburgh Steelers veteran outside linebacker James Harrison is ending his 14th season in the league as the team’s starter on the right side and the 38-year-old certainly isn’t playing like his age. While Harrison is unlikely to play many snaps in the Steelers Sunday regular season finale against the Cleveland…


Arthur Moats Recipient Of The 2016 “The Chief Award”

You already know Sean Davis has been named rookie of the year. But the Pittsburgh Steelers announced another award today, giving the 2016 “The Chief Award” to Arthur Moats. Arthur Moats has been named the recipient of the 2016 "The Chief Award." #MoatsWPMOYChallenge 🏆 | https://t.co/ZsTBOoZzZH pic.twitter.com/GISXlpDl6D — Pittsburgh Steelers…



Help Me Figure Out What Jordan Dangerfield Is Doing Here

I ask that semi-rhetorically because I think we all have a sense for what the goal is here. But, c’mon man! This has to be one of the least practical return ideas you’ll see this season. Twice on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, Danny Smith had Jordan Dangerfield do this. Loop around…




Buffalo Game May Have Been Death Knell For Formal OLB Rotation

The Pittsburgh Steelers faced just 48 plays on defense, which is pretty amazing when you consider that the Bills didn’t exactly have a lot of successful short drives or chunk plays. They did have one scoring drive that took just a couple of plays, but Pittsburgh had a nearly two-to-one…


Arthur Moats Competing To Raise 25K For Charity

Really cool story from one of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ best people, Arthur Moats. If you’ve hung around on Twitter today, you’ve probably seen the hashtag, #MoatsWPMOYChallenge. It’s a charity challenge connecting fans to each NFL player up for the Walter Payton Man Of The Year Award. For the Steelers, their…


Steelers Vs. Bills: Player Snap Counts – Week 14

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Buffalo Bills 27-20 Sunday on the road and in the snow and a few things stick out when you look at the initial snap counts from the game. Offensively for the Steelers, tight ends Jesse James and Ladarius Green played 50 and 28 snaps respectively. Throw in tackle Chris Hubbard…


Steelers Vs. Giants: Player Snap Counts – Week 13

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the New York Giants 24-14 Sunday at Heinz Field and a few things stick out when you look at the initial snap counts from the game. Offensively for the Steelers, tight end Ladarius Green played a season-high 35 snaps against the Giants and he responded with perhaps his best game…



Moats Wonders If Manning Brothers Went Over Fake-Slide-Throw Play

On Wednesday, former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning managed to break away from his busy commercial schedule to visit his younger brother Eli Manning. During his visit to New York, the elder Manning reportedly gave his sibling a few tips on how the New York Giants should attack the Pittsburgh Steelers’…



Steelers’ OLB Rotation Will Mean An Odd Man Out

File this under “good problems to have” even if, yes, it’s still a struggling group, but the Pittsburgh Steelers’ have too many outside linebackers to play. Mike Tomlin was very blunt about that at today’s weekly presser, saying they will not have a five man rotation. Five men enter. Four…