Justin Hunter

Devil’s Advocate: Justin Hunter’s Impact

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the…


Steelers 2017 Pre-Draft Movements: Wide Receiver

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this league year with well over a dozen players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency. They ended up retaining five of those unrestricted free agents, and also tendered their two restricted free agents. Pittsburgh also added help from outside of the organization at wide receiver, defensive…


Devil’s Advocate: Taking A WR In The Draft

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the…




Contract Details For New Steelers WR Justin Hunter

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed wide receiver Justin Hunter to a one-year free agent contract last Wednesday and as expected, it only includes a minimum base salary for his accrued years. Hunter, who earned a base salary of $675,000 last season with the Buffalo Bills after agreeing to take a pay-cut,…




Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, March 19, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…



The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Losing Out On Hightower, Revis Possibilities, Free Agency Moves & More

Season 7, Episode 91 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Friday show, David Todd and I get right to talking about linebacker Dont’a Hightower re-signing with the New England Patriots after visiting with the Pittsburgh Steelers earlier in the week. We go over Hightower’s real contract numbers and what the New York…




Scouting Report On Newly Signed WR Justin Hunter

I was hoping and thinking our first free agent breakdown would be of somebody a little more high profile. But alas, it was Justin Hunter, who conceivably could miss out on the 53 man roster. It’s a little underwhelming and disappointing but Hunter deserves a thorough look just like anyone else. Spent…


Steelers Hunt For Cheap Bryant Insurance “Justinfied”

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed their first outside unrestricted free agent of the 2017 offseason on Wednesday when wide receiver Justin Hunter agreed to a one-year contract. While the signing isn’t likely to be a major talking point nationally, on the surface it appears to be a low-risk one and completely understandable….