Cam Heyward

Cam Heyward Says Defense Must Stop ‘Absurd’ Mistakes

Absurd is an apt way to describe most of what happened Sunday night at Heinz Field. The Pittsburgh Steelers went up 14-0, the Baltimore Ravens responded with a 31-6 run, and the Steelers finished things by outscoring them 19-7 in a 39-38 win. Got all that? Productive as the offense…


Watch: Cam Heyward Says Steelers Win Was ‘For 50’

The Pittsburgh Steelers battled out a tough win over the Cincinnati Bengals Monday night. But the focus, as it should be, is on Ryan Shazier’s health. Shazier, who left in the first quarter with a back injury, remains at a Cincinnati hospital and the team has not provided any updates. Inspired…


Steelers Defense Brought Back Old Look Sunday Night

There is one element of the Dick LeBeau defense we haven’t seen under Keith Butler. Perhaps it was appropriate that Butler finally used it against the Green Bay Packers and Dom Capers, who runs an amoeba sub-package. That’s what Butler used Sunday night, a 1-4-6 dime defense with just one…


Cam Heyward Says Poor Containment Led To Packers Big Screen Play

Earlier today, we broke down two of the three long touchdowns the Pittsburgh Steelers allowed last night. The one we didn’t touch on was Jamaal Williams’ 54 yard score late in the first quarter. Sitting with reporters after the win, and his big night, Cam Heyward gave a brief synopsis…


Steelers Vs Packers Positional Grades

Make no mistake: this wasn’t a pretty game for the Pittsburgh Steelers in primetime, but a win is a win, and that’s just what the black and gold did on Sunday Night Football over the Green Bay Packers. Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown continue to dominate the competition, with the…


Steelers Make Pitch To Get Cam Heyward To Pro Bowl

You know it. I know it. The Pittsburgh Steelers know it. And they’re trying to make their voices heard. There are seven Steelers who are leading in Pro Bowl votes. Several more in the Top 5. Cam Heyward is not among them. And that is a crime. Several players and…


Steelers’ Defense Knows It Can Still Improve

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense is certainly in a much better place now than it has been in years. Glance over the numbers and it’s easy to come away impressed. But talk to the players in the locker room and they paint a different picture. One that leaves room for improvement….


Steelers Vs Titans Positional Grades

Talk about an offensive explosion. Dilly Dilly, Steelers! On a short week, the Steelers simply dominated the Tennessee Titans on Thursday Night Football, scoring 30+ for the first time since Week 16 of last season, scoring 31 points against the Baltimore Ravens on Christmas Night at Heinz Field. Against the…


Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Titans

When the Pittsburgh Steelers score, we get some weird stats. – Let’s start with the score. The obvious. First time all season the Steelers have put up 30+ points. Last time in a regular season game was back in Week 16 a year ago. Also in their Color Rush uniforms….



Steelers Vs Jaguars X Factor: Defensive Line

As we will do every Saturday to get you ready for the week’s game, our X Factor of the week. Sometimes it’s a player, unit, concept, or scheme. What will make or break the Pittsburgh Steelers as they host the Jacksonville Jaguars. X Factor: Defensive Line It was too difficult to choose just…


Steelers Vs Vikings: Winners And Losers

Your winners and losers from the Pittsburgh Steelers 26-9 win over the Minnesota Vikings. WINNERS Martavis Bryant: Bryant had the chance to pick on CB Trae Waynes. And like a schoolyard bully, Bryant was relentless. He drew a penalty, had a 51 yard catch downfield, and beat old-man Terrance Newman…



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…


Roethlisberger, Heyward Named 2017 Team Captains

The Pittsburgh Steelers have named their team captains for 2017. Ben Roethlisberger has been named captain of the offense and Cam Heyward for the defense. The #Steelers have named Ben Roethlisberger and Cam Heyward as their captains for 2017. No Special Teams captain this year. — Missi Matthews (@missi_matthews) September…