Chris Hubbard

Steelers Abandoned What Had Been Working On Offense

I have yet to do the charting for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ loss to the Patriots during the AFC Championship game, but one thing I can tell you for certain is that they continued to move away from what had been working for them for the post few months—which is a…


Overview Of The Steelers 2017 Free Agents

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have been eliminated from the playoffs it’s time to do a quick overview of the players who are scheduled to be free agents come the start of the 2017 league year in March. As usual, these free agents are broken down by three types; unrestricted,…



Steelers Stuck With Three-Receiver Sets Throughout Sunday’s Game

If you read one of my earlier articles today diving into the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive work against the Chiefs on Sunday through my charting notes, you no doubt already know what this article is about. If you didn’t read it, you should probably start reading our weekly charting notes series,…


PFF Makes Case For Steelers’ O-Line As Best In The League

As much as the 2016 season has been a marathon of tales of highs and lows for the Pittsburgh Steelers, perhaps the best story of all—and the one that flows through everything that has happened with the team this year—has been the development of the offensive line into arguably the…


Steelers Vs. Chiefs: Player Snap Counts – Divisional Round Week

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Kansas City Chiefs in a Divisional Round playoff game Sunday and when you look at the snap counts from that contest a few notable things stick out. For starters, tackle Chris Hubbard only played 3 snaps on offense against the Chiefs this week as an…


Steelers Healthier, Deeper In Postseason Than In Years Past

When it came time to play in the postseason a year ago, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ top back who was healthy enough to play had just 18 carries on the season for 42 yards, posting a 4.3-yard average. Their defensive line depth was sparsely used due to how frequently they relied…



Steelers Vs. Dolphins: Player Snap Counts – Wild Card Week

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Miami Dolphins 30-12 at home Sunday to advance to the divisional round of the NFL playoffs and when it comes to the individual player snap counts in that game, there weren’t many things that stood out. Offensively for the Steelers, tackle Chris Hubbard was used…



Steelers Week 17 Offensive Charting Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up their regular season on Sunday in a meaningless game against the Cleveland Browns, in doing so playing a punch of backups, but it also resulted in some interesting charting anomalies. It featured, for example, the only play of the season without a quarterback on the…



Steelers Versus Browns: Week 17 Projected Inactive List

The (10-5) Pittsburgh Steelers will host the (1-14) Cleveland Browns on Sunday at Heinz Field to close out their 2016 regular season. With the AFC North and No. 3 seed in the conference already locked up, the Steelers will play a lot of their younger players against the Browns. In…


Steelers Week 16 Offensive Charting Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers played their biggest game of the season on Sunday, emerging victorious with three touchdowns drives in the fourth quarter over the Baltimore Ravens, including one that ended with just nine seconds to play, which secured a four-point lead. Here is how the offense got the job done…


Steelers Vs. Ravens: Player Snap Counts – Week 16

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Baltimore Ravens 31-27 at home Sunday night to win the AFC North division and a few things stick out from that game when you look at the initial snap counts. Here is a recap. Offensively for the Steelers, with tight end Ladarius Green sidelined with…