Ben Roethlisberger

Steelers Not Viewing Josh Dobbs As Successor To Roethlisberger

The Pittsburgh Steelers did the unmentionable yesterday, and a lot of people aren’t happy about it. And no, I’m not even talking about drafting a long snapper. I’m talking about drafting a backup quarterback when you already have a backup quarterback—maybe even two backup quarterbacks. Quarterback coach Randy Fichtner pointed…







Steelers Open As 9.5-Point Road Favorites Over Browns In Week 1

The 2017 NFL schedule was released Thursday evening and it includes the Pittsburgh Steelers opening their regular season on the road against the Cleveland Browns. The oddsmakers wasted no time releasing their lines for the Week 1 games and according to vegasinsider.com, the Steelers opened as 9.5-point road favorites over…


Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, April 16, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…



Some Thoughts On The Passing Of Chairman Dan Rooney

I’m not even going to begin to suggest that I have an adequate level of knowledge about the man or even sufficient capacity as a writer to be able to appropriately pen a send-off to Daniel M. Rooney, who was arguably the single-most important man in the history of the…


2017 Offseason Questions: Why Did Red Zone Go Cold In Postseason?

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…


Roethlisberger Denies He’s Lobbying Steelers To Draft A Tight End

Yesterday, NFL Network’s Aditi Kinkhabwala reported Ben Roethlisberger has made a push to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ front office to draft a tight end early in this year’s draft. Today, Roethlisberger refuted that report. He put out the following statement to Mike Florio via Pro Football Talk.  “The report of me…


Report: Roethlisberger Told Tomlin He Wants Another Tight End

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger shocked absolutely no one last Friday when he made it known that he’s finally decided to play in 2017. Roethlisberger, however, has now also apparently let the Steelers know that he’d like to see them draft another offensive weapon for him later this month in…



Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, April 9, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…