Ben Roethlisberger

Film Room: Eli Rogers Grown Up, Ready To Breakout

They grow up so fast. Just a short time ago, Eli Rogers was the wide-eyed UDFA from Louisville. The man who quietly caught the eye of teammates during spring camp and a flash in the pan in Latrobe until a foot injury robbed him of his first year. He came…



Steelers Expect To See Familiar Defensive Scheme Sunday Against Vikings

Even though the Pittsburgh Steelers haven’t played the Minnesota Vikings since 2013, the team’s offense should be pretty familiar with the defense the’ll see on Sunday at Heinz Field thanks to the numerous games they’ve played in past seasons against the Cincinnati Bengals. While Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer has…


Martavis Bryant’s Presence Already Opening Up Antonio Brown

Martavis Bryant did not have a strong game on the box score in his 2017 debut, the first official game back since serving his year-long suspension. There was a drop, a screen pass where he didn’t go anywhere, and he appeared to slow up on one route downfield. But the…


Steelers Vs Browns Sack Breakdown

As we’ve done in the past, we’re back to break down each of the sacks allowed by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017. We’ll assign blame while also keeping track of penalties, too. In Week One against the Cleveland Browns, the Steelers gave up just one. Let’s take a look. 1….


Roethlisberger Says Jesse James Took McDonald Trade ‘Personal’

The biggest winner in the Vance McDonald might have somehow ended up being…Jesse James. A clearly highly motivated James had one of the best games of his career, becoming the first Pittsburgh Steelers’ tight end to score twice in a game since Heath Miller in 2012. Appearing on the Cook…


Roethlisberger Says Ankle Hold On Ogbah Was Done To Protect Teammates

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is under quite a bit of scrutiny right now for his actions in Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns following his fourth quarter interception. In case you missed it, Roethlisberger dove at the left leg of Browns defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah after initially being pushed…


Burfict, Shelton Take Issue With Roethlisberger’s Actions Against Ogbah

The Pittsburgh Steelers committed 13 penalties for 144 yards in their Sunday win over the Cleveland Browns and another one probably could have been called on quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in the fourth quarter of the game. After Roethlisberger threw his early fourth quarter interception, Browns defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah attempted to…


Film Room: Steelers Free Up Antonio Brown For Monster Day

It’s fair to say Todd Haley didn’t call a great game yesterday. It’s very fair to say the Pittsburgh Steelers severely underperformed. The one thing that went right? Antonio Brown, who manages to sidestep every negative factor that doesn’t have the word “Vick” on the back of its jersey. But that performance…


Steelers Vs Browns Positional Grades

It was far from aesthetically pleasing, but the only thing that matters is that the Pittsburgh Steelers hung on late for a 21-18 win Sunday afternoon at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland over the Browns to start the season 1-0. Following each regular season game this season, I’ll take a shot…


Stats Of The Weird: 2017 Steelers Preview

With the season kicking off in hours, a brief look at some franchise and NFL records these Pittsburgh Steelers are closing on and should/could accomplish in 2017. You’ll find these in later editions of Stats of the Weird.  – Ben Roethlisberger needs 2,512 yards to surpass Warren Moon for eighth all-time…



Sunday Should Feature Long-Awaited Reunion Of Steelers’ Killer B’s

Sunday should be a monumental day in Cleveland. In short, the Pittsburgh Steelers‘ Killer B’s, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, running back Le’Veon Bell and wide receivers Antonio Brown and Martavis Bryant, all figure to be on the field together Sunday for the first time since Week 8 of the 2015 regular…


2017 NFL Week 1: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you once again and welcome to the weekend. The 2017 NFL season got underway Thursday night and we were treated to the New England Patriots losing at home to the Kansas City Chiefs 42-27 at home. Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith had a very solid game…