David DeCastro



Watch: Ryan Shazier Snuffs Out Fake Punt In Pro Bowl

I didn’t even bother to watch the Pro Bowl yesterday, that’s how much of a snoozefest it is, but Ryan Shazier had one of the highlights of the game. He snuffed up an NFC fake punt early in the game, tackling Landon Collins short of the sticks on this attempt….


2017 Offseason Questions: How Would You Make The Pro Bowl Great Again?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…



Steelers Roethlisberger, Pouncey To Skip Pro Bowl

The Pittsburgh Steelers had five players voted to the Pro Bowl this season and as of Monday, it looks like two of the them won’t be playing in the NFL annual all-star game. Running back Le’Veon Bell is almost certain to not play in this year’s Pro Bowl due to…


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 Dolphins: Sack Breakdown

Just one of these bad boys to look at today so let’s dive in. 1. 3rd and 7, 7:22 3rd. 12 personnel. Five blocking four rushers. The Pittsburgh Steelers ran one of their favorite concepts of the past month, their mesh route, on third down. It’s a man-beater, the goal…


Pittsburgh Police Review Board Investigating Porter Arrest

A short update to the story of Joey Porter’s arrest. While a full police report has been filed, the Pittsburgh Police Review Board will be investigating the officer’s claims, according to Pittsburgh’s WPXI.  The investigation will be launched to ensure Pittsburgh Police followed correct procedures in Porter’s arrest. From WPXI:…


Linemen Don’t Second-Guess Decision To Leave Big Ben In Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Head Coach Mike Tomlin received some heavy criticism following Sunday’s win, from both fans and local media, for the decision to leave quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in the game in the fourth quarter. He ended up having his ankle rolled up on during his final pass attempt…


In The Trenches: Steelers Vs Dolphins

When the Pittsburgh Steelers host the Miami Dolphins at Heinz Field tomorrow the game will feature the only two running backs to rush for more than 200 yards in a game this season; Le’Veon Bell and Jay Ajayi. In week Six, Ajayi did so against the Steelers, let’s look at how Bell…


Antonio Brown Where He Belongs On AP All-Pro List

Recently, I wrote about the fact that Pro Football Focus published their own All-Pro list, on which the Pittsburgh Steelers were completely shut out of the first-team line. Only wide receiver Antonio Brown made the second-team unit, though a couple of Steelers did manage to get an ‘honorable mention’, which…


2016 NFL Wild Card Weekend: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and welcome to Wild Card weekend once again. Due to my wife being out of town so much during the holidays, we will finally get around to celebrating Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years later on this evening with a huge dinner from the Honey…