Atlanta Falcons

Steelers Tried To Get C.J. Goodwin To Convert To CB In 2015

Remember C.J. Goodwin? He’s now a cornerback with the Atlanta Falcons but a few years ago, he was a wide receiver with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He originally signed with the Steelers in June of 2014 after being given a tryout thanks to the urging of Hall of Fame cornerback Mel Blount. Goodwin…


Bryan: 2017 NFL Season Predictions

The 2017 NFL season is finally here and it kicks off Thursday night with the New England Patriots hosting the Kansas City Chiefs on NBC. As I do every year, below are my final regular season records and playoff predictions for the 2017 season, but first, have a little fun by looking…


Steelers Vs Colts Positional Grades

For the first time this preseason, Pittsburgh Steelers fans had the chance to see Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown and James Harrison suit up for a game. However, not much changed on either side of the ball when it came to performances by the offensive and defensive units Saturday night in…


Steelers Spin: Preseasonal Pontifications – Part Deux

The horses are rounding the backstretch of the 2017 NFL preseason race and even deep into the Pittsburgh Steelers roster the team appears to have more Secretariats than Mr. Eds. After eking out a victory against the New York Giants in game one, the Black and Gold earned their second win…


Steelers Vs Falcons Game Notes

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ preseason win over the Atlanta Falcons last weekend. Heads up for those reading these. Since most of you clicking on preseason game notes are probably pretty die-hard. Starting up a Depot fantasy football league. Will be done on ESPN. Drop your email in the comments…


Steelers Vs Falcons Missed Tackles Report

Two preseason games down, two wins for the Pittsburgh Steelers. And thankfully, two more games left until football starts to count. Last week against the New York Giants, the Steelers’ defense missed just eight tackles. This week against the Atlanta Falcons, that number dropped by two as the defensive unit…


Pass Attempt Breakdown Of Steelers QB Joshua Dobbs Against Falcons

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie quarterback Joshua Dobbs made his second preseason start Sunday night against the Atlanta Falcons and the Tennessee product really didn’t take too many steps forward in his development. Dobbs completed 10 of 19 pass attempts for 70 yards on 22 total throws. He did not throw a…




Steelers Vs. Falcons: Player Snap Counts – Preseason Game 2

The Pittsburgh Steelers won their second preseason game of 2017 Sunday at Heinz Field as they came from behind to beat the Atlanta Falcons 17-13. The unofficial snap counts from that contest are now in and below are a few things that stick out. O-line – The starting offensive line…



Steelers Vs Falcons: Winners And Losers

As usual, your winners and losers from the Pittsburgh Steelers 17-13 win over the Atlanta Falcons. WINNERS Jordan Berry:  For a long time, it felt like Berry was going to be the only bright spot of the day. While his average doesn’t look impressive on paper, seven of his eight…



Steelers’ Defense Struggles, Backups Salvage The Day In 17-13 Win

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ first team defense took on water today. If that continues into the regular season, Keith Butler is going to need a bigger boat. The Atlanta Falcons’ first team offense marched over the Steelers’ defense, getting off to a hot start in a 17-13 win Sunday afternoon. On…