DeAngelo Williams

Steelers Vs Patriots Positional Grades

Well, that didn’t go anywhere near as planned. Right from the start Tom Brady and the New England Patriots simply dominated the Pittsburgh Steelers in the AFC Championship Game Sunday evening, rolling to a 36-17 win, clinching a spot in their ninth Super Bowl in franchise history. This will be…


Steelers Enter Offseason Mode Following Trouncing In Foxboro

So…the season is over for the Pittsburgh Steelers. As almost every team has suffered throughout this postseason, in fact, their season ended in humiliating fashion, as all but two postseason games thus far have been of the blowout variety. The fact that that dominant performance came at the hands of…


Steelers Healthier, Deeper In Postseason Than In Years Past

When it came time to play in the postseason a year ago, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ top back who was healthy enough to play had just 18 carries on the season for 42 yards, posting a 4.3-yard average. Their defensive line depth was sparsely used due to how frequently they relied…



Steelers Spin: Wildcard Playoffs Rants And Ramblings

This is it. Make no mistake where you are. The Pittsburgh Steelers are in the Wildcard Round of the NFL playoffs. They face the Miami Dolphins, a team pretty much everybody except for T.D., their official mascot, expects to lose to the Steelers. After all, the Dolphins are uni-dimensional on…




Steelers Open Bag Of Tricks In Final Game Before Postseason Play

In the division-clinching victory over the Ravens on Christmas, the Pittsburgh Steelers broke out the end-around, with Eli Rogers taking the ball out of the quarterback’s mitts before sharply turning upfield for an otherwise unspectacular six-yard play. I wondered after the game if the offense was looking to put more…


Depth Tested, Starters Rested Heading Into Postseason

In the days leading up to the ‘meaningless’ regular-season finale for the Pittsburgh Steelers, there was some debate among the faithful over the merits of resting starters generally, as well as many particularly starters specifically. In the end, the team ended up resting four starters on offense, another on defense,…


DeAngelo Williams Finds Sea Legs Ahead Of Playoff Run

Prior to yesterday’s contest, 33-year-old running back DeAngelo Williams had not recorded a touch in a game in nearly two months, going all the way back to the first game against the Ravens on the sixth of November. He had one carry for one yard in that game, but he…



Week 17 Steelers Vs Browns – What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers are entering their final game of the regular season today, facing the lowly Cleveland Browns, who are coming off just their first win of the season following 14 consecutive losses. Every win means a great deal to the Browns, despite the fact that they have long ago…


Demarcus Ayers A Player To Observe In Finale

I must admit it’s a bit weird entering today’s game and understanding that it’s not a normal regular-season game for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Last weeks’ game on Christmas was certainly no normal game, either, but for nearly the polar opposite reasons. That game meant pretty much everything about the future…


Steelers Versus Browns: Week 17 Projected Inactive List

The (10-5) Pittsburgh Steelers will host the (1-14) Cleveland Browns on Sunday at Heinz Field to close out their 2016 regular season. With the AFC North and No. 3 seed in the conference already locked up, the Steelers will play a lot of their younger players against the Browns. In…


Steelers Spin: Week Seventeen Rants And Ramblings

The end is near. Of the Pittsburgh Steelers regular season, that is. And now, riding the blustery trade winds of momentum following their heart-traumatizing victory over the Baltimore Ravens by a score of 31-27, Pittsburgh will coast to the 2016 finish line with a virtual bye week against America’s favorite…