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2017 Postseason Bye Evaluation Break: RB James Conner

We weren’t able to get around to talking about every single notable player for the Pittsburgh Steelers during our midseason evaluations at the bye week, so as we have another bye week and a brief pause in football, I wanted to take this time to circle back a bit and…


Steelers Rookie Grades For The 2017 Regular Season

The Pittsburgh Steelers only had six rookies play this season and all had different impacts throughout the course of the season. Head coach Mike Tomlin recently said that the rookie class as a whole has contributed positively to the football team’s success. Here are my rookie grades for the 2017 regular season: Wide Receiver,…


Steelers Vs. Texans: Five Key Storylines Ahead Of Week 16 Game

The 11-3 Pittsburgh Steelers will play the 4-10 Houston Texans at NRG Stadium Monday afternoon in a Week 16 conference matchup. The Steelers can secure a first-round playoff bye on Monday depending on what the Jacksonville Jaguars do on Sunday. While the Steelers are considered big road favorites against the…


Steelers RB James Conner Says Tuesday Knee Surgery ‘Went Great’

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie running back James Conner delivered a positive update on social media Wednesday afternoon after undergoing knee surgery on Tuesday. Conner posted the following message, a day after the Steelers placed him on their Reserve/Injured list due to an MCL injury that he suffered during the team’s Sunday…




Steelers Sign RB Stevan Ridley, Place RB James Conner On IR

As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers made a few roster moves on Tuesday that included one running back being placed on the team’s Reserve/Injure list and another being signed to take his place on the 53-man roster. The Steelers placed rookie running back James Conner on their Reserve/Injured list because of…


UPDATED: Report: James Conner To Have Knee Surgery On Wednesday

Rookie running back James Conner suffered what Mike Tomlin called a sprained MCL in yesterday’s loss to the New England Patriots. Today, NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo is reporting Conner is likely to need surgery. Steelers RB James Conner likely will need surgery on his knee after injuring it yesterday, source…





Film Room: Pressure Ruins Steelers’ Chances For Splash Plays

Playaction is something the Pittsburgh Steelers have done little of this season. Heading into the Jaguars’ game, Ben Roethlisberger had used it the second-fewest of any quarterback in the league. It seems like the Steelers tried to change that approach into Sunday. And the chances were there. But pressure wrecked…


Steelers Vs. Jaguars: Five Key Storylines Ahead Of Week 5 Game

The 3-1 Pittsburgh Steelers will play the 2-2 Jacksonville Jaguars at Heinz Field Sunday afternoon in a Week 5 matchup and ahead of that game kicking off, there are several key storylines worth pointing out. Below are what I consider to be the top five storylines for both teams ahead…


2017 NFL Week 5: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of yinz once again. Sunday the Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Jacksonville Jaguars at Heinz Field and that’s a game they’re heavily favored to win. Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has also only lost one game at home during the month of October during his long career…