Cobi Hamilton

at Qualcomm Stadium on October 4, 2015 in San Diego, California.

Tomlin Still Deciding If Gilbert Will Return Kickoffs

When the Pittsburgh Steelers decided to acquire cornerback Justin Gilbert from the Cleveland Browns via a trade on Saturday the team also received a player who has some experience returning kickoffs. As a result of that, head coach Mike Tomlin was predictably asked Tuesday during his press conference if he…

special teams

Special Teams Injuries Could Help Shape Initial 53-Man Roster

If there is one thing that every team absolutely wants to avoid during the preseason, it’s injuries, but it’s virtually impossible to avoid them. Every team is afflicted with injuries at some point, and the Pittsburgh Steelers have been no exception. Injuries to special teams players in the past couple…


Bryan: 2016 Steelers 53-Man Roster Prediction: Final Edition

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have closed out their 2016 preseason, it’s time for me to release my final 53-man roster prediction. Please note that this prediction has two sections. The top section is what I predict the 53-man roster to look like Saturday evening right after 4 p.m. deadline….

Steven Johnson

Steven Johnson’s Contributions Shouldn’t Go Unnoticed

Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Steven Johnson has drawn a lot of attention to himself in recent weeks—check that, I should say that much attention has been drawn to him. The reason for that has little to do with his own actions, but rather those of others, and of the perception…

Eli Rogers

Landry Jones’ First-Half Offense More Than Just Turnovers

While much of the focus on the day will center around the four interceptions thrown by Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Landry Jones during the first half, I wanted to focus on the rest of the first half offense, outside of the turnovers, because there was some overall improvement from the previous…


Steelers Vs. Eagles: Player Snap Counts – Preseason Game 2

The initial snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night preseason loss to the Philadelphia Eagles are now in and here’s a few observations from the numbers. Wide receiver Cobi Hamilton and center Cody Wallace logged the most offensive snaps Thursday night. While Hamilton playing a lot isn’t overly surprising,…

Cobi Hamiltion

Steelers Hopeful Cobi Hamilton Turns In Uneven Showing

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Cobi Hamilton was not even on the team when they traveled to Latrobe for training camp, but, in part due to injuries and in part due to his own successes, he has been quietly climbing the depth chart, particularly after a nice showing in the first…


Tomlin Hesitates To Put Full Blame On Jones For 4 Interception Game

Thursday night’s preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles is certainly one that Pittsburgh Steelers backup quarterback Landry Jones would surely like to forget as the fourth-year player threw four interceptions in the first half of the team’s 17-0 loss at Heinz Field. While those four interceptions certainly look awful in the…


Charting Notes From The Steelers Preseason Opener Against Lions

Before we start heavily previewing the Pittsburgh Steelers second preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles, I thought I would pass along a few notes that stuck out to me from our charting of the team’s Friday night loss to the Detroit Lions. According to our game charting, the Lions only brought…


Steelers’ Film Room: WR Cobi Hamilton Vs Lions

Friday’s preseason game against the Detroit Lions was pretty lackluster all around for the Pittsburgh Steelers, but fortunately for the black and gold, a few unexpected bright spots emerged throughout the game. Second-year wide receiver Cobi Hamilton, whom the Steelers just signed on August 5, really stood out in the…