David DeCastro


Devil’s Advocate: Better Guard – Foster Or DeCastro

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…


Is This The Best Steelers’ Offensive Line Ever?

I don’t want to sound hot take-ish to kick off your week but seriously guys, I think this group of Pittsburgh Steelers are in contention. We’ve all discussed how good this current line is: Alejandro Villanueva, Ramon Foster, Maurkice Pouncey, David DeCastro, and Marcus Gilbert. The upgrade it is over…





Steelers David DeCastro Ranked 97th In NFL Network’s Top 100

By the players. For the players. That’s what the NFL Network claims and their players voted David DeCastro as the 97th best player in the NFL for 2017. You can check out the video here over on Steelers.com. It’s brief and mostly narrated by one man, Mike Daniels but hey, that’s…


Steelers 2017 Pre-Draft Movements: Center/Guard

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this league year with well over a dozen players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency. They ended up retaining five of those unrestricted free agents, and also tendered their two restricted free agents. Pittsburgh also added help from outside of the organization at wide receiver, defensive…


Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, March 12, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…


2016 Steelers Sack Breakdown: Final Results

I know the season has long passed us. Maybe it was the Senior Bowl or just the fact the Pittsburgh Steelers were barely sacked this season, but I never got around to the final data for this year’s sack breakdown. So here are the final regular season and playoff totals….


Five Steelers Make PFF’s Top 101 List Of 2016

Pro Football Focus, the hotly contested analytics site, unveiled their annual list of 2016’s Top 101 players and five Pittsburgh Steelers made the list. Keep in mind this is reflective of just this season’s play, not the totality of someone’s career. Here’s PFF’s list. Antonio Brown came in as the…


2016 Player Exit Meetings – RG David DeCastro

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2016 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Never the less, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we…


2017 Offseason Positional Review – Interior OL

The season might not quite be over for another couple of days, but 30 teams, including the Pittsburgh Steelers, have already hit offseason mode following their elimination, either prior to or during the playoffs. Pittsburgh got quite far this year, reaching the AFC Championship game for the first time since…