Marcus Gilbert

In the Trenches: Steelers Vs. Bills

The Pittsburgh Steelers rushing attack has been a big part of their three-game winning streak. Le’Veon Bell has been accumulating the rushing yards, but it’s the Steelers offensive line that has done the dirty work at the point of attack. Here’s an in-depth break down of the offensive line’s upcoming…


Steelers Film Room: Marcus Gilbert Vs Giants

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ offense this season, outside of the period during which they were battling through Ben Roethlisberger’s knee injury, has been, for the most part, pretty stable. They have not put up quite as many points, perhaps, as many might have projected, but they have been relatively efficient outside…


Le’Veon Bell Fumbling Away Reputation As Secure Runner

There are a few subjects that some readers have expressed fatigue in reading about consistently. The one most often cited has been the chronicling of the disappearing act of wide receiver Sammie Coates for the Pittsburgh Steelers offense (I assure you, an article on this topic will be coming in…


Haley Explains Why Hubbard Is Used Frequently As An Extra Blocker

Even though he’s not a starter, Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Chris Hubbard still manages to see playing time on offense on a weekly basis as the former undrafted free agent has been used frequently as an extra lineman/blocking tight end. During his weekly interview on Steelers Nation Radio, Steelers offensive coordinator…



Steelers’ Offensive Line Named OL Of The Week

Hats off to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ front five. After a strong performance against the Indianapolis Colts, NFL.com’s Shaun O’Hara named them the offensive line of the week. That front five, of course, consists of: Alejandro Villanueva, Ramon Foster, Maurkice Pouncey, David DeCastro, and Marcus Gilbert. Tack on Chris Hubbard too,…


Healthy Marcus Gilbert Giving A Hand To Improved Run Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ running game experience a midseason deluge, during which they found it difficult to pick up efficient chunks of yardage per carry. Whether they abandoned the run or continued to stick with it, the ground game was not producing, although it must be admitted that the run game…


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…


Le’Veon Bell Is Developing An Unexpected Fumbling Problem

So, remember that time earlier this season that I wrote an article about how Le’Veon Bell fumbled, and that it was a big deal due simply to how utterly rare that has been over the course of his career? Well, now I’m writing an article about him fumbling and it…


Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Browns Week 11

Here are some of my immediate gut reactions after the Pittsburgh Steelers broke their four-game losing streak in Week 11 against the winless Cleveland Browns. It was good to see a Steelers team that has struggled at the line of scrimmage for extended points throughout the season dominate at the…


Sack Breakdown: Steelers Vs Cowboys

Just one of these to talk about today. 1. 3rd and 3, 4:12 3rd. 11 personnel. Four man rush versus five in to block plus Le’Veon Bell on a check release. Cowboys drop seven and run Cover 1. There’s nothing open for Ben Roethlisberger, who does look for Antonio Brown…


Week 10 Steelers Vs Cowboys – What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers are riding a three-game losing streak, the longest slide that they have faced since they began the 2013 season going 0-4 in the first four games. They ended up starting the first half of that season 2-6, but went 6-2 in the season half of the year…



Steelers Vs. Ravens: Beyond The Box Score – Week 9

Box score’s give the statistical picture of a football game, but every game has a set of plays that impact it more than the box score indicates. Here is a compilation of those plays from the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 9 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. – With six minutes left…