Darrius Heyward-Bey


Steelers 2017 Week 3 Injury Report: Watt, Gilbert Both Sit Out Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now wrapped up their Thursday practice ahead of their Week 3 Sunday road game against the Chicago Bears and the team’s daily injury report includes some good news when it comes to several players. Tackle Marcus Gilbert (hamstring) and outside linebacker T.J. Watt (groin) both failed to practice…


Steelers 2017 Week 3 Injury Report: Watt, Tuitt Both Limited Wednesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers first injury report of Week 3 has now been released and it includes nine players being listed on it. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (not injury related), tackle Marcus Gilbert (hamstring), wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (sick), tight end Jesse James (ankle), and center Maurkice Pouncey (sick) all failed to…




Inside Darrius Heyward-Bey’s Receiving Numbers

As we get closer and closer to the point at which it is necessary for the Pittsburgh Steelers to begin making serious personnel decisions, it is not surprising to hear certain discussions beginning to take place, or to heat up. One of the popular conversations surrounds veteran wide receiver Darrius…



Steelers Training Camp Recap: Wide Receiver

Now that the 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp has concluded, we’re recapping everything that went down over these past 16 practices. We’ll break down each play, position-by-position, with final winners and losers at the end. Finishing up the offense with the wide receivers. Wide Receiver Antonio Brown: Brown looked a little mortal versus…


Steelers Training Camp Statistical Recap: All 16 Practices

Last look at our Pittsburgh Steelers’ statistical training camp now that the 2017 session is in the books. As usual, we’ll recap what has happened since the last time we revisited this (after Day 13), and then tally up the final numbers at the end. Let’s dive in. Final thoughts…




Steelers Had Most Explosive Receiving Corps In 2016

We already knew that the Pittsburgh Steelers offense is still one that relies upon big plays in order to get into scoring position, as well as to actually score from distance. That they have had mixed success when it comes to scoring once they get into the red zone is…


Devil’s Advocate: Top Reserve Outside WR

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the same idea…


Steelers’ “Special Players” Entering 2017 Training Camp

With the Pittsburgh Steelers set to report to training camp in Latrobe in just a little more than two weeks from now, it’s probably a great time to look at a few “special” players on the roster and by that, I mean those who can likely contribute immensely on special…