LaMarr Woodley

Pittsburgh, We Have A Pass Rushing Problem

14 sacks. That’s all. 14 sacks. What you’re looking at is the number of sacks from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ outside linebackers in 2015. Remember when that was the goal by a single player? Joey Porter’s 10.5 in 2005. LaMarr Woodley’s 13.5 in 2009? James Harrison’s 16 in 2008, Good times,…


Diversity Key In Resurgence Of Steelers’ Pass Rush

The Pittsburgh Steelers were able to pick up five sacks in their Sunday night thrashing of the Colts, which brought their season total up to 35. That number is significant with a quarter of the year remaining to play, as it surpasses their total for the entirety of the 2014…


Mike Tomlin: We Will Continue To Put Bud Dupree On Field First

On Sunday evening, first-round rookie outside linebacker Bud Dupree became the fourth defensive rookie to enter the starting lineup for the Pittsburgh Steelers, making his first career start against the Seahawks. So far, only one of those three prior finished their rookie season in the starting lineup for non-injury reasons….


Former Steeler LaMarr Woodley Placed On Injured Reserve

Consistent health is one thing LaMarr Woodley hasn’t been able to be thankful for. The Arizona Cardinals placed him on injured reserve with a chest injury, marking the third consecutive year the outside linebacker has ended his season on this list. Cardinals sign Red Bryant, place LaMarr Woodley on injured…


Steelers Vs. Cardinals 2015 Week 6: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2015 Week 6 Arizona Cardinals (4-1) vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (3-2) Kickoff: 1 p.m. ET Site: Heinz Field (68,400) • Pittsburgh, Pa. Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: FOX-TV (locally WPGH-TV, channel 53) Announcers: Thom Brennaman (play-by-play), Troy Aikman (color analyst), Peter Schrager (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM…


Steelers Film Room: Arizona Cardinals’ Defensive Scouting Report

This year, Jon Ledyard and I will be collaborating our scouting reports. We’ll play to our strengths – he’ll be focusing on the individuals while I’ll be looking at overall scheme. These reports will be broken down into two articles, one for offense and one for defense. Our reports for…


2015 NFL Week 6: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and congratulations on surviving seven more full rotations on this giant rock that we live on. Believe or not, the Pittsburgh Steelers will actually play a game on a Sunday this week and it’ll be against the Arizona Cardinals at Heinz Field. It seems…




Cardinals Injury Report: Four Starters Sit Out Wednesday

The Arizona Cardinals are currently in West Virginia preparing for their Sunday game at Heinz Field against the Pittsburgh Steelers and their Wednesday injury report includes several starters. Not practicing on Wednesday were linebacker Alex Okafor (calf), wide receiver John Brown (hamstring), safety Tyrann Mathieu (heel) and linebacker LaMarr Woodley…


Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Chargers

Another wacky game that deserves some equally funky statistics. – Mike Vick played his best late but still finished the game completing 50% of his passes. By Pittsburgh Steelers’ quarterbacks who played the entire game, it’s the lowest percentage in a win since Ben Roethlisberger in 2006. That day, Big…


Cardinals Sign Veteran OLB Dwight Freeney Ahead Of Steelers Game

The Arizona Cardinals will play the Pittsburgh Steelers next Sunday at Heinz Field and that game figures to mark the 2015 debut of veteran pass rusher Dwight Freeney, who signed a one-year contract on Monday with the Cardinals. Freeney 35, was signed by the Cardinals as a result of starting…


Sunday Injuries Drastically Affect Upcoming Steelers Games

Injuries are part of the game of football and they certainly play a big part in shaping matchups in the NFL on a week-to-week basis. Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs suffered an injury to a key player that will most definitely wind up shaping the rest of their season as…


Steelers Rookie LB Bud Dupree Looks To Keep Sack Streak Alive Against Rams

Don’t look now, but Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Bud Dupree currently leads the team in sacks (2) after two weeks of play. So, just how surprising is that stat? Well, for starters, Dupree is first Steelers rookie to record a sack in consecutive games since 2007. Former linebacker LaMarr Woodley…


Rebuilding A Champion: OLB Depth Not Far Behind Starters

The Pittsburgh Steelers spent much of the time between their last playoff victory and now replenishing their roster in preparation for their next chance to make a push for a championship. Last season showed signs that the team was on its way out of that transitional phase after posting a…