Joe Haden

Steelers CB Joe Haden Has Fared Well Against Bengals WR A.J. Green

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Cincinnati Bengals this coming Sunday at Heinz Field and that means we’ll likely be treated to a great matchup between cornerback Joe Haden and wide receiver A.J. Green. Haden and Green have battled quite a bit over the years with all those matchups happening…


2017 South Side Questions: Is The Secondary Legitimate?

The journey toward the Super Bowl is now well under way with the Pittsburgh Steelers back practicing at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, still informally referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility. With the regular season standing in their way on the path to a Lombardi, there will be questions…


Artie Burns Bowing Out Against The Run

Had a reader/tweeter ask a good question today. How many tackles does Artie Burns have against the run? The answer? Zero. That’s according to the always-handy Pro Football Reference’s Game Play finder. Of the 162 tackles the Pittsburgh Steelers have against the run this year, Burns hasn’t been involved in any of…



Joe Vs. Joe: Flacco To Face His Kryptonite Sunday In Baltimore

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday with the outright AFC North division lead up for grabs. While quite a few of the Steelers starting defensive players haven’t faced the Ravens very many times so far during their careers, cornerback Joe Haden has…



Mike Mitchell Says Joe Haden Fitting In With Steelers’ Culture

There’s always a moment of doubt when a team makes a big free agency splash. Paying an outsider top dollar. Bringing someone into a new system, a new locker room, an entirely different place. But all things considered, Joe Haden seems to be fitting right in with the Pittsburgh Steelers….



Film Room: Joe Haden Faces Familiar Foes

While we did not get a chance to see new Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Joe Haden during the preseason, having only been acquired the night before their final game, he did suit up and play all but one snap on defense—plus logging time on special teams—for the team on Sunday. It’s…



Tomlin Talks Man-Coverage, Play Of Starting Cornerbacks Against Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers debuted their newly rebuilt secondary in their 2017 Sunday regular season opener against the Cleveland Browns and it featured new cornerback Joe Haden playing opposite second-year cornerback Artie Burns. Both players played quite a bit of man-coverage against the Browns and during his Tuesday press conference, Steelers…



Keith Butler On Joe Haden: ‘I Like What I See’

Keith Butler has gotten a lot of new toys in the offseason. Drafting T.J. Watt in the first round and picking up Joe Haden and J.J. Wilcox during the same week. Haden has been the headliner given his resume and price tag. And Butler seems to be happy with what…


A.J. Green Names Joe Haden One Of The Toughest Cornerbacks To Face

When the Cleveland Browns released cornerback Joe Haden a little over a week ago, Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green maybe smiled just a little bit upon hearing or reading about the transaction. That jubilation, however if there was any at all, was likely short-lived as it didn’t take long…


Haden Expects Former Team To Test Him Deep Sunday In Cleveland

New Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Joe Haden will get to face his former team on Sunday in the 2017 regular season opener and he’s fully expecting the Cleveland Browns to attack him down the field. “They go deep all the time,” Haden said of the Browns’ passing attack on Wednesday, according…