James Harrison

2016 Player Exit Meetings – OLB James Harrison

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…


2016 Steelers’ Defensive Charting: Playoffs

Per reader request, an overview of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense from the playoffs only. If you missed it, check out our data from the regular season. There is so much good information there. You seriously don’t want to miss out. The Steelers defense was on the field for 194 snaps…


2017 Offseason Positional Review – Outside Linebacker

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…


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…


Steelers May Have To Pay Up To Keep James Harrison

When the Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed James Harrison at the age of 36 to a two-year contract in 2015, they did so under very different circumstances. He was already a few weeks into retirement when they phoned him up and asked him to get off the couch and onto the field…



LaMarr Woodley Says He’s Not Seeking NFL Return

Don’t call it an official retirement. But don’t call it a comeback, either. ESPN’s Michael Roberts caught up with former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley in this article for the Worldwide Leader. While Woodley said he hadn’t issued his retirement papers yet, he made it clear he’s not looking to return…


Art Rooney II Says Pressure On Opposing QBs Must Improve In 2017

Every year when Pittsburgh Steelers team president Art Rooney II addresses the media after the season is over he usually drops a few hints as to what direction the team will likely go early on in the draft. On Tuesday, Rooney provided a not-too-surprising Steelers need heading into the offseason…


Film Room: Spot Dropping Presenting Predictable Problems

Know we’re trying to move beyond the AFC Championship game. But because I’m sorta the last one to the party to digest this ugly, ugly loss. There’s been plenty of discussion about the issues in the secondary and there aren’t any terrible suggestions out here. Results speak for themselves. They…






Overview Of The Steelers 2017 Free Agents

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have been eliminated from the playoffs it’s time to do a quick overview of the players who are scheduled to be free agents come the start of the 2017 league year in March. As usual, these free agents are broken down by three types; unrestricted,…


Steelers LB James Harrison: ‘I’m Not Done’

It was a valiant run, but the Pittsburgh Steelers got out-played in every phase of their AFC Championship game against the New England Patriots. While several might speculate that Sunday night might possibly be the last time Steelers fans see linebacker James Harrison play in an NFL game, the 38-year-old made it clear to…