Chris Hubbard

In the Trenches: Steelers Vs. Bills

The Pittsburgh Steelers rushing attack has been a big part of their three-game winning streak. Le’Veon Bell has been accumulating the rushing yards, but it’s the Steelers offensive line that has done the dirty work at the point of attack. Here’s an in-depth break down of the offensive line’s upcoming…




Steelers’ Haley Enjoys Multiple Tight End Challenges

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have tight end Ladarius Green healthy and on the field producing, we’ve see the offense use quite a bit of two and three tight sets in the last several games. During his Thursday session with media, offensive coordinator Todd Haley was asked if it’s a…


Steelers Vs Giants Win/Loss Scenarios

New series we’ll do each Sunday morning before kickoff. A prediction of what will happen if the Pittsburgh Steelers win, if they lose, and my final score prediction. My outlook on this afternoon’s game against the New York Giants. The Steelers Will Win If… – The tight ends block. That’s why Jesse James was…


Steelers Versus Giants: Week 13 Projected Inactive List

The (6-5) Pittsburgh Steelers will host the (8-3) New York Giants on Sunday and that contest figures to be a great test for both teams. The Steelers Friday injury report showed that two players will miss the game against the Giants due to injuries and on Saturday a surprise addition to…


Haley Explains Why Hubbard Is Used Frequently As An Extra Blocker

Even though he’s not a starter, Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Chris Hubbard still manages to see playing time on offense on a weekly basis as the former undrafted free agent has been used frequently as an extra lineman/blocking tight end. During his weekly interview on Steelers Nation Radio, Steelers offensive coordinator…


Healthy Marcus Gilbert Giving A Hand To Improved Run Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ running game experience a midseason deluge, during which they found it difficult to pick up efficient chunks of yardage per carry. Whether they abandoned the run or continued to stick with it, the ground game was not producing, although it must be admitted that the run game…


Steelers Continue Run-Heavy Looks Against Poor Run Defenses

You may have noticed that the Pittsburgh Steelers have been gradually tweaking things over the course of the past couple of games on the offensive side of the ball. Part of it was simply a birth of necessity, but it was also simply about what was working. And it was…


Steelers Vs. Colts: Player Snap Counts – Week 12

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Indianapolis Colts 28-7 Thursday night on the road and a few things stick out when you look at the initial snap counts from the game. Offensively, an ankle injury prevented guard Ramon Foster from playing every snap against the Colts and he needed to be…


Steelers Versus Colts: Week 12 Projected Inactive List

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the (5-5) Indianapolis Colts Thursday night on the road and they enter that contest with an identical 5-5 record after breaking their four-game losing streak on Sunday. The team’s injury report shows that four players will miss the game against the Colts due to injuries…


Personnel Proves Steelers Came To Cleveland Looking To Run

I think it’s safe to say that the Pittsburgh Steelers had a plan heading into Cleveland on offense, and that was to establish the run, after weeks of being unable to do so. The team had hardly found any success on the ground for the past couple of weeks entering…


Week 11 Steelers Offensive Charting Notes

I won’t deny that it’s a little more enjoyable to talk about Pittsburgh Steelers games and charting notes after they win, rather than after they lose. It’s been a while since we have gotten the chance to talk charting notes from a victory, but the Steelers finally changed that after…


Steelers Vs. Browns: Player Snap Counts – Week 11

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Cleveland Browns 24-9 Sunday on the road and a few things stick out when you look at the initial snap counts from the game. On offense, backup tackle Chris Hubbard played 12 snaps against the Browns as an extra blocker on the end of the…


Steelers Making Major Use Of Practice Squad Talent In 2016

There is still one pending roster to be made with the return of Bud Dupree, but before that happens, I just wanted to comment on how much of a banner year this has been for the practice squad for the Pittsburgh Steelers, not just for the 2016 edition, but for…