James Harrison

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…


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 Vs. Patriots 2016 Championship Round: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2016 Championship Round Pittsburgh Steelers (13-5) vs. New England Patriots (15-2) Kickoff: 6:40 p.m. ET Site: Gillette Stadium (66,829) • Foxborough, Mass. Playing Surface: FieldTurf TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Jim Nantz (play-by-play), Phil Simms (analyst), Tracy Wolfson and Jay Feely (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network…


AFC Conference Finals Steelers Vs Patriots – What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers are playing in their biggest game today that they have played in the past six years. The New England Patriots are not. For a large cross-section of their roster, this is decidedly been-there, done-that territory. Many of them were here just last year, and many of those…


Steelers Versus Patriots: Championship Round Week Projected Inactive List

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the New England Patriots Sunday night in the AFC Championship game and based on the team’s Friday injury report, it looks like several players who have missed recent games are likely to return this weekend. The Steelers Friday injury report included three players listed as…



Young Defensive Nucleus Built On Past Three Drafts

When the Pittsburgh Steelers defense takes the field, they will be doing so with a unit that looks dramatically different from the one that they fielded the last time they found themselves in the AFC Championship Game, six seasons ago. After all, only three players on the Steelers’ roster on…