Lawrence Timmons

Steelers Vs Giants Game Notes

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 24-14 win over the New York Giants. First Half – Kick return unit. Front five: Arthur Moats-Tyler Matakevich-Vince Williams-Anthony Chickillo-L.J. Fort. Sean Davis behind. David Johnson/Roosevelt Nix/L.T. Walton the “wedge” with Sammie Coates and Fitzgerald Toussaint the return men. – Good bailout by Alejandro…


Steelers Defense Stabilizing With Shift Away From Rotations

From outward appearances, as the season progresses, it looks as though the Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coaching staff is becoming more and more comfortable with their unit, and, as a result, it seems that they are shifting more and more away from the idea of rotating defenders at various positions as…


David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 13: Steelers Versus Giants

Sunday at Heinz Field the Pittsburgh Steelers found themselves in the unusual situation of having a two-game win streak but having lost their last two games at home. They took on a New York Giants team that had won six and a row and was looking to solidify it’s place…


Film Room: Steelers’ Red Zone Adjustment Creating Splash Plays

It’s a coincidence but it’s a fun one, worthy of the stats of the weird variety. Week 13 has been kind to the Pittsburgh Steelers the last two years. Two immobile quarterbacks, two red zone interceptions on the same coverage. Though it may be frustrating to see Keith Butler send only three…


Steelers Vs Giants Positional Grades

Sunday’s game against the New York Giants marked the third straight win for the Pittsburgh Steelers since dropping four straight. Once again, the Steelers stuck to the formula that has been working as of late:  pound the ball on the ground, take a few shots here and there through the…



Timmons Provides Steelers ‘A Signature Play’ In Win Over Giants

After the Pittsburgh Steelers established a 5-0 lead in the first quarter of their Sunday game against the New York Giants, the teams’ defense proceeded to allow the opposing offense to drive the length of the field to start the second quarter. While the defense did bend on that drive, they didn’t break…


Steelers Vs Giants: Winners/Losers

Life is good, isn’t it? WINNERS Red Zone Defense: This can go to everyone because the defense was incredible today. On a lot of different levels but specifically, situational football in the red zone and red zone fringe. If you count both, times where the New York Giants got the…





Steelers Vs. Colts: 7 Keys To Victory – Week 12

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the (5-5) Indianapolis Colts on the road Thursday night and will be attempting to win a second-consecutive game in the process and their first on Thanksgiving since 1950. Below are seven things that I believe the team will need to do in order to come…


David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 11: Steelers Versus Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers went to First Energy Stadium in Cleveland on Sunday and did something they haven’t done since the opening game of the season. They won on the road. The Steelers raised their record to 5-5 and moved back into a first place tie in the AFC North defeating…


Steelers Spared Consequences Of Bad Penalties Due To Quality Of Opponent

Last week, in the hours following the Pittsburgh Steelers’ frustrating last-minute loss to the Cowboys, I wrote about how the team had victimized themselves late by committing some crucial, yet highly avoidable, penalties, both of which helped Dallas further what proved to be a pair of touchdown drives that provided…