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Steelers Preseason Serves As Reminder To NFL’s Cruel Reality

You don’t want to know how the sausage is made. The general concept being it’s much better to see the finished product than how it was built. It’s a lot easier to stomach. The NFL works in the same way. By Thursday, the production value from NBC’s broadcast and the…


My Thoughts On The Steelers Busy Sunday

Sunday was a very eventful day for the Pittsburgh Steelers as it included the team waiving two additional draft picks in cornerback Doran Grant and linebacker Anthony Chickillo and both will now be exposed to the wire. I have now fully digested all of Sunday’s primary roster moves and read…


Josh Harris: “I Was Forced To Show My Toughness”

The NFL is a brutal sport. For players on the bubble, they’re often asked to play through injuries with the realization that each practice, each game missed is one step closer to turning in your playbook. It’s a position former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Josh Harris is all too familiar…


Preseason Charting Notes: Offense

On the heels of the Pittsburgh Steelers releasing much of their 75-man roster to attempt to reach the league mandated mark of 53 players, I decided to look back at the Steelers preseason offense from an analytical and personnel usage perspective. I’ll explain everything as clearly as I can while…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Panthers Breakdown

Game notes from the preseason finale between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Carolina Panthers. This will be an abridged version since some of these players aren’t even in Pittsburgh anymore. An eye towards the players here and the New England Patriots in Week One is more important. First Half – Kick…




Steelers Final Cuts Day Two: Live Blog

As we did yesterday, we’ll keep you up to date with the roster moves the Pittsburgh Steelers make. Each team has until 4 PM today to get down to their 53 man roster. The Steelers cut the following players yesterday. RB Jawon Chisholm WR Jarrod West WR Shakim Phillips NT…


2015 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction: Final Edition

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 preseason is now wrapped up and that means the team must trim their roster down to 53 players by Saturday evening. While several cuts are easy to make, there are still several spots that are definitely tough to figure out. Below is my final prediction for…


Roosevelt Nix Makes Strong Final Statement For Spot On Team

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed first-year player Roosevelt Nix to a Reserve/Future contract early this year, back in January. Originally signing with the Falcons as a linebacker, the 5’11”, 260-pounder was eventually converted to fullback before ultimately getting cut. Like the Falcons, the Steelers brought in Nix as a linebacker, but…



Quick Hits: Steelers vs Panthers Winners/Losers

There were…winners? WINNERS:  Vince Williams: After a tough week last week against the Buffalo Bills, Williams was everywhere Thursday. He racked up 12 tackles, ten of them coming before the mid-way point of the second quarter. He, of course, dished out several thunderous hits. Howard Jones: Jones can flash and he did…



Steelers Vs Panthers: What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrap up their preseason schedule tonight against—who else—the Carolina Panthers, thanks to whom Pittsburgh was able to acquire their starting running back for the first two games this season, DeAngelo Williams. Hopefully, Williams will not be playing tonight, or at least not playing much. He played 10…


Marczi 2015 53-Man Roster Prediction: Post-Bill Game

Offense (23) Quarterback (3) – Ben Roethlisberger, Michael Vick, Landry Jones Analysis: No changes. This is pretty well set in stone, and we should see plenty of both Vick and Jones in the final preseason game—hopefully Roethlisberger not at all, except on the sidelines. Running backs (3) – DeAngelo Williams,…