Daniel McCullers

Hargrave’s Status Leaves Another Roster Spot Up In Air

The Pittsburgh Steelers are in a bit of a troubling position, and one they would prefer not to be in, when it comes to the defensive line right now. The team elected not to replace defensive end Cameron Heyward’s roster spot with another defensive lineman, so they have been operating…


Steelers’ Injury Report: DeAngelo Williams Limited Wednesday

All things considered, the Pittsburgh Steelers are a fairly healthy team as they now prepare to play the Buffalo Bills this coming Sunday on the road. The team released their first injury report of Week 14 on Wednesday and thankfully it didn’t include any surprises. As expected, wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (foot) was sidelined today. Safety Shamarko Thomas (concussion)…


Daniel McCullers Could Be Set Up For Critical Test In Buffalo

It is not very far-fetched to imagine that Pittsburgh Steelers third-year nose tackle Daniel McCullers may be faced with his most significant, and most important, assignment in his NFL career on Sunday if the team’s starting nose tackle, rookie Javon Hargrave, is going to be sidelined due to the concussion…



Steelers DL Daniel McCullers Fined $18,231 For QB Hit Against Browns

In the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 11 win over the Cleveland Browns, quarterback Cody Kessler was knocked out of the game in the second half after being hit by linebacker Lawrence Timmons. While Timmons was flagged on the play for unnecessary roughness, the league ultimately decided not to fine him, according…


David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 11: Steelers Versus Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers went to First Energy Stadium in Cleveland on Sunday and did something they haven’t done since the opening game of the season. They won on the road. The Steelers raised their record to 5-5 and moved back into a first place tie in the AFC North defeating…


Steelers Film Room: Backup D-Line Steps Up

The Pittsburgh Steelers are facing no easy task for the remainder of the season in trying to find their way defensively without Cameron Heyward, their captain and the nucleus of the unit. The veteran defensive end had already missed two games earlier in the season, and the run defense was…


Steelers Spared Consequences Of Bad Penalties Due To Quality Of Opponent

Last week, in the hours following the Pittsburgh Steelers’ frustrating last-minute loss to the Cowboys, I wrote about how the team had victimized themselves late by committing some crucial, yet highly avoidable, penalties, both of which helped Dallas further what proved to be a pair of touchdown drives that provided…



Steelers Spin: Week Ten Rants And Ramblings

Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses. Yes…an apt descriptor of the fading lantern drawing Steelers Nation as their beloved team limps home following a dismal trifecta of losses to the Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots and…most regrettably…the Baltimore Ravens last Sunday. This is not your father’s Pittsburgh…


2016 Midseason Review: Nose Tackles

We still have some time to kill before the Pittsburgh Steelers get back on the field, and their bye week happens to have fallen at a pretty appropriate time, so over the course of this week, we are going to bring you a sort of quick-hitter review of how the…


Week Six Steelers’ Defensive Charting Notes

Our weekly charting on the defensive side of the ball. – The Miami Dolphins ran 37 of 70 plays inside Pittsburgh Steelers’ territory. That’s over half the time. – Despite the Steelers often playing from behind, they were in their base defense just 27.1% of the time. Nickel was still…



David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 6: Steelers Versus Dolphins

After two impressive wins at home, the Pittsburgh Steelers traveled to South Florida and produced one of the most ignominious efforts in recent memory losing 30-15 to the Miami Dolphins. The Steelers were completely dominated on both sides of the ball, but still managed to have a chance late because…