Landry Jones

No Extra Motivation For Haley To Eliminate Chiefs From Playoffs

It’s been five years and one month since the Kansas City Chiefs fired Todd Haley as their head coach and since then he’s matched wits against them four times as the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator. With the Steelers now about to face the Chiefs again in a Sunday’s Divisional Round…


Steelers Spin: Wildcard Playoffs Rants And Ramblings

This is it. Make no mistake where you are. The Pittsburgh Steelers are in the Wildcard Round of the NFL playoffs. They face the Miami Dolphins, a team pretty much everybody except for T.D., their official mascot, expects to lose to the Steelers. After all, the Dolphins are uni-dimensional on…


Film Room: Fitzgerald Toussaint Knocks Off The Rust

While we knew going into the regular-season finale that the Pittsburgh Steelers were in all likelihood going to hold Le’Veon Bell out of the game, it wasn’t entirely clear just how extensively DeAngelo Williams would play. It turned out that he played quite a bit, leaving a fairly limited role…


Film Room: Darrius Heyward-Bey Goes Deep

The last go route ball that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey tried to chase down in 2016 came all the way back on November 6, the first time that the Steelers played the Ravens. In that game, he had his foot rolled up on by the trailing defensive back…


Steelers Week 17 Offensive Charting Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up their regular season on Sunday in a meaningless game against the Cleveland Browns, in doing so playing a punch of backups, but it also resulted in some interesting charting anomalies. It featured, for example, the only play of the season without a quarterback on the…


What Are The Steelers Options If They Don’t Re-Sign Landry Jones?

Finally, in his fourth season in the NFL, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Landry Jones was finally credited with a win as a starter. He had previously won in relief of Michael Vick last year, and had started in last year’s victory over the Cleveland Browns – but only lasted a series. Week…



Watch: Landry Jones Shows Impressive Pocket Presence Sunday

Back with another video today. We’re taking a closer look at Landry Jones and specifically, the strides he’s made inside the pocket. Couple of impressive plays here and we touch on his long-term future with the team. As always, let me know your thoughts and if you would be interested…


Steelers Open Bag Of Tricks In Final Game Before Postseason Play

In the division-clinching victory over the Ravens on Christmas, the Pittsburgh Steelers broke out the end-around, with Eli Rogers taking the ball out of the quarterback’s mitts before sharply turning upfield for an otherwise unspectacular six-yard play. I wondered after the game if the offense was looking to put more…


Landy Jones-Led Offense Went 3 For 3 In Red Zone In Finale

For whatever reason might have served as the motivation for a certain article that was published yesterday, the Pittsburgh Steelers community spent a good deal of the past 24 hours or so discussing veteran quarterback Ben Roethlisberger from the perspective of his off-field behavior, and how he has become a…




Steelers Vs Browns Sack Breakdown

The final one of the regular season. And there was a lot more to wade through here than basically any other game this year. Let’s look at the four sacks. 1. 3rd and 10, 12:43 1st. 11 personnel. Six block vs six rush. NT/LB game with the NT crashing and…


Steelers Vs Browns Positional Grades

Sunday’s regular season finale between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field was meaningless for both teams with very little to play for (other than the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft for the Browns), but it was nice to see the Steelers —…