Tag Archive | "Chicago Bears"

Report: Steelers Now One Of Three Teams Being Considered For Hard Knocks

It won’t be long until we find out which team will be the subject matter this year of the HBO documentary “Hard Knocks”, but it appears as though the Pittsburgh Steelers are now another step closer to being selected. According to Tomm Looney of Fox Sports Radio on Twitter, HBO and the NFL have now […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (16)

2014 Draft Critical For Steelers (As Is Every Other Year)

This upcoming draft is a critical one for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Have you heard that one before? It’s said every single season about just about every team. How often does a team not face a critical draft? How often does a team have such a fully stocked roster that they can actually afford luxury draft […]

Read the full story

Posted in ArticleComments (13)

Steelers, Podlesh Have A Common Goal In Finding Consistency

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed yet another outside free agent yesterday, bringing their season total to eight. As a street free agent, he won’t have any impact on compensatory picks, assuming he even makes the roster. They added punter Adam Podlesh, who has the distinction of having been drafted ahead of Daniel Sepulveda in the 2007 […]

Read the full story

Posted in ArticleComments (2)

Rams Interest In Bills Free Agent DE Alex Carrington Might Increase Soon

The Pittsburgh Steelers are more than likely keeping close tabs on Buffalo Bills free agent defensive lineman Alex Carrington, but they aren’t the only ones. While Carrington has yet to visit with the St. Louis Rams, Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports Wednesday that could change in the near future now that former Chicago […]

Read the full story

Posted in Free Agents, NewsComments (7)

A Look At The Two Year Contract S Ryan Mundy Signed With The Bears

Safety Ryan Mundy signed with the Chicago Bears on Tuesday after playing one season with the New York Giants and now we have the details of the two-year contract he signed thanks to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune. Mundy’s deal totals out at $3 million and of that, his base salaries are $800,000 and […]

Read the full story

Posted in ArticleComments (2)

Report: Former Steelers LB LaMarr Woodley Visitng Raiders On Wednesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers officially released linebacker LaMarr Woodley on Tuesday and as expected, he’s already drawing interest from other teams. According to a Wednesday morning report by Adam Schefter of ESPN, Woodley and former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck are both visiting the Oakland Raiders today, per his sources. The Raiders lost unrestricted […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (8)

Former Steelers Safety Ryan Mundy Lands With Chicago Bears

The safety position continues to be in high demand, with many having already switched teams and other high-profile ones scheduling visits. The top safety, Jairus Byrd, is scheduled to visit with the New Orleans Saints, and if signed, would make a hell of a pair with last year’s first-rounder, Kenny Vaccarro. Somewhat under the radar, […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Free Agents, NewsComments (2)

Steelers’ Punter Search Won’t Include Pat McAfee

The Pittsburgh Steelers certainly figure to be in the market for a new punter this offseason, given that all three punters that spent even a second on the roster last year are either not on the team or will be a free agent on Tuesday. But that search will not include Pat McAfee, who re-signed […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, Free Agents, NewsComments (6)

A Heath Miller Extension Could Signal Steelers Lack Of Need To Draft TE Early

News surfaced on Monday that the Pittsburgh Steelers altered the contract of tight end Heath Miller in order to free up cap space for 2014. While we don’t the entire details associated with the altering, it more than likely was an extension being as Miller was about to enter the final year of his current […]

Read the full story

Posted in 2014 Draft, ArticleComments (28)

Steelers End Of Season Player Exit Meetings – TE Matt Spaeth

End-of-season player exit meetings are not something that we are often privy to as outsiders of the football world. Generally, we only get a glimpse into that world when a player is asked by a reporter how the meeting went, if the player is willing to discuss it. Still, it’s not generally a hard concept […]

Read the full story

Posted in ArticleComments (1)

Will The Steelers Start Playing Some Moneyball In The Near Future?

The use of analytics in football is nowhere close to that of baseball, but more and more NFL teams are starting to pay attention to it now as technology has advanced over the years. New Tennessee Titans head coach Ken Whisenhunt was asked to give his thoughts on the use of analytics in a Tuesday […]

Read the full story

Posted in ArticleComments (37)

The Pessimist’s Take – Markus Wheaton As A Starter

By Matthew Marczi For a team facing so much adversity in the past season and heading into the next with a litany of questions to address, it’s natural to consider the issues and how they can either go right or wrong, as well as how they will affect  the broader dynamics and future success of […]

Read the full story

Posted in ArticleComments (6)

Steelers 2013 Player Evaluations By Position – Safeties

By Alex Kozora A Pittsburgh Steelers player by player recap, grouped by position, reviewing the 2013 season. Looking at the rest of the secondary – the safeties. Troy Polamalu: Troy silenced any naysayers with a strong 2013 season under unusual circumstances. Some expected this to be the start of his swan song; a season to […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, PicturesComments (12)

A Look Back At The Players Cut Or Not Re-signed By The Steelers Last Offseason

The Super Bowl is now over and the 2014 free agency signing period is just a little more than a month away. Today, we will take a look back at how the players faired in 2013 that were either cut by the Pittsburgh Steelers last offseason, or were free agents that they chose not to […]

Read the full story

Posted in ArticleComments (42)

Steelers Could Be Forced To Do Hard Knocks This Year

Thanks to the Pittsburgh Steelers failing to make the playoffs for a second straight season, they are now one of eight teams that could be forced to be the subject matter of Hard Knocks, the HBO training camp documentary. NFL owners passed a resolution last year during their fall meetings in Washington that would give […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (24)

Steelers 2013 Draft Class Review – Jarvis Jones

By Matthew Marczi It has been a theme for many years that, aside from the occasional special teams contributions, rookies on the Pittsburgh Steelers, including even first-round draft picks, rarely contribute during their first season. That has been especially true over the years on defense, though less so on offense. That pattern changed somewhat in […]

Read the full story

Posted in 2013 Draft, ArticleComments (8)


The Terrible Podcast – Talking Contracts, Attendance, Salary Cap, All-Pro Team, Playoff Picks & More Episode

Season 4, Episode 66 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I talk about why it is so hard for teams to sellout playoff games this year. Is it the weather or do teams need to improve the stadium experience? We want feedback from you on this. The Chicago Bears gave […]

Read the full story

Posted in Downloads, Featured, PodcastComments (1)

Now That Jay Cutler Has A New Mega Deal, Ben Roethlisberger Figures To Be Next

On Thursday, the Chicago Bears announced that they have signed veteran quarterback Jay Cutler to a new seven-year contract and while the financial terms and structure are still undisclosed at the time of this post, several are reporting that the average yearly value will come in at around $18 million. Cutler was set to become […]

Read the full story

Posted in ArticleComments (39)

Matt Spaeth Rewarded With A Pass For His Blocking

By Matthew Marczi Pro Football Focus has not been very charitable in their grading of Matt Spaeth since he made his season debut three games ago. He didn’t see significant time in his first game back, but that has changed over the last two weeks. Based on their grading, this decision to give him so […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, PicturesComments (3)

Packers Injury Report: QB Aaron Rodgers Ruled Out On Friday

When the Pittsburgh Steelers face off Sunday against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field, quarterback Aaron Rodgers (shoulder) will be a spectator as it was announced on Friday that he has been ruled out for the game. Despite him practicing again this week on a limited basis, the Packers organization has decided not to […]

Read the full story

Posted in Injury Report, NewsComments (9)

Packers Injury Report: QB Aaron Rodgers Still Limited, Not Yet Cleared To Play

The Thursday injury report for the Green bay Packers is now in and it only has one change from the one released on Wednesday as defensive end Johnny Jolly (shoulder, neck) has now been ruled out for the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Not practicing for a second straight day were tight end Brandon Bostick (foot), […]

Read the full story

Posted in Injury Report, NewsComments (3)

Steelers Add G Bryant Browning To Practice Squad

With tackle Joe Long now gone from the practice squad after being poached Wednesday by the Chicago Bears, the Pittsburgh Steelers quickly filled the vacated spot by signing free agent guard Bryant Browning. Browning was originally signed by St. Louis Rams as an undrafted free agent in July of 2011 out of Ohio State where […]

Read the full story

Posted in News, TransactionsComments (11)

Packers Injury Report: QB Aaron Rodgers Limited Wednesday; Still Not Cleared To Play

The Green Bay Packers first injury report of the week is now in and shows that quarterback Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) practiced on a limited basis. Rodgers, however, who hasn’t played since injuring his collarbone against the Chicago Bears back in early November, still hasn’t been medically cleared to play Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. He […]

Read the full story

Posted in Injury Report, NewsComments (7)

Bears Sign T Joe Long Off Steelers Practice Squad

This is the time of year when teams are likely to poach players off of the practice squads of others and it happened to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Wednesday. According to the official NFL transaction report, the Chicago Bears have signed tackle Joe Long to their 53 man roster off of the Steelers practice squad. […]

Read the full story

Posted in News, TransactionsComments (13)

Steelers Could Be Eliminated From Playoff Contention Prior To Start Of Packers Game

With the Pittsburgh Steelers playing on the road at Lambeau Field this coming Sunday against the Green Bay Packers, the game won’t kickoff until 4:25 PM EST. By that time, they very well could be mathematically eliminated from the playoffs if things don’t go their way in the early games. The Miami Dolphins and the […]

Read the full story

Posted in ArticleComments (24)

2013 NFL Week 15 Stats – Adjusted Net Yards Per Passing Attempt Differential

Week 15 of the 2013 NFL season is now behind us and here now are your updated adjusted net yards per passing attempt differential stats. Despite their win over the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers had a tiny step backwards as far as their differential went. A win is a win, however, and […]

Read the full story

Posted in Article, RankingsComments (0)

If you enjoy our content & podcast, feel free to buy us a cup of coffee below.
Shop for 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Nike and New Era Team Gear at Fanatics