L.T. Walton

Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Titans

When the Pittsburgh Steelers score, we get some weird stats. – Let’s start with the score. The obvious. First time all season the Steelers have put up 30+ points. Last time in a regular season game was back in Week 16 a year ago. Also in their Color Rush uniforms….



Film Room: L.T. Walton On The Nose

When the Pittsburgh Steelers first drafted L.T. Walton in the sixth round of the 2015 NFL Draft, I don’t know that he would have fit the bill for what they were looking for at the time at the nose tackle position. Two years on, however, it is clear that he…


Steelers Drilling Key Reserves In Less Familiar Roles

One of the interesting things that I have enjoyed watching develop over the course of the summer is seeing the time that the Pittsburgh Steelers have devoted in extending their backups and feeding them into roles that they will be expected to carry out as key reserves. This is not…


Steelers Training Camp Recap: Defensive Line

Now that the 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp has concluded, we’re recapping everything that went down over these past 16 practices. We’ll break down each play, position-by-position, with final winners and losers at the end. We’re moving over to the defense and the defensive line. Defensive Line Cam Heyward: Ho-hum for Heyward, who…


Steelers Vs. Giants Preseason Week 1: 10 Defensive Players To Watch

The Pittsburgh Steelers will open their 2017 preseason Friday night on the road against the New York Giants and while quite a few starters will sit the contest out due to either injuries or a coaching decision, there will still be plenty of younger players worth paying close attention to…


John Mitchell Explains Why L.T. Walton Was Moved To Nose Tackle

If you’ve been following along with the daily Pittsburgh Steelers training camp practice reports that our very own Alex Kozora has been filling, you already probably noticed that third-year defensive lineman L.T. Walton is working almost exclusively as the second-team nose tackle and thus ahead of fourth-year defensive lineman Daniel…






Devil’s Advocate: Walton Backs Up J-Wobble

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 same idea…


Devil’s Advocate: Walton Over Alualu

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 same idea…