Marcus Gilbert

Marcus Gilbert Slides Back Into Quiet Spot At Right Tackle

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have been feeling pretty dejected yesterday in the aftermath of their emotional loss to the New England Patriots the night before, they were at least given the opportunity to welcome back a friendly face that they had not seen in a while. Marcus Gilbert, the…


Steelers Given Roster Exemption For T Marcus Gilbert

Now that hes served his four-game suspension for violating the league’s PED policy, tackle Marcus Gilbert is back with the team as of Monday. With Gilbert now back, the Pittsburgh Steelers asked for and received a roster spot exemption for him and that’s generally standard practice for situations such as…


Steelers Vs. Packers: Five Key Storylines Ahead Of Week 12 Game

The 8-2 Pittsburgh Steelers will host the 5-5 Green Bay Packers at Heinz Field Sunday night in a Week 12 out-of-conference matchup and ahead of that game kicking off, there are several key storylines worth pointing out. Below are what I consider to be the top five storylines for both…


2017 NFL Week 12: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Black Friday to all of yinz and welcome to the weekend. If you’re like me, you sat around Thursday on Thanksgiving and gorged yourself with ham, turkey and all appropriate side items and deserts. I ate entirely too much and am now paying for it on Friday. I also…



Chris Hubbard Says Sole Focus Is Getting Pittsburgh To A Super Bowl

Dave Bryan brought up a really interesting point the other day I hadn’t considered. Chris Hubbard probably won’t be a Pittsburgh Steeler next year. He’s set to be an unrestricted free agent for the first time in his career and with the snaps he’s gotten this year, he’ll have the…


Steelers Salary Cap Implications From Marcus Gilbert Suspension

Earlier this week, Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Marcus Gilbert was suspended for four games for violating the leagues PED usage policy and because of that, the seven-year veteran will lose some money and the team will gain some salary cap space not only this year, but in 2018 and 2019 as…



Tale Of Two Steelers Right Tackles – Key Offensive Stats

Now that Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Marcus Gilbert has been suspended for the next four games, Chris Hubbard will go back to starting on the right side once again. Hubbard, in case you didn’t already know it, has already started five games in place of an injured Gilbert this season in…


Roethlisberger Believes Gilbert Unintentionally Used A Banned Substance

Immediately after it was reported on Monday that Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Marcus Gilbert had been suspended for the next four games for violating the league’s PED policy, the starting offensive lineman released a short statement on Twitter that included him apologizing to his teammates, coaches and the entire Steelers family…


‘No Reaction’ From Tomlin Over Gilbert Suspension

An answer that probably shouldn’t surprise any Pittsburgh Steelers’ fan. Mike Tomlin was unfazed by the news of Marcus Gilbert’s suspension and in traditional fashion, focused on the next man up. “I really had no reaction,” Tomlin told reporters. “Just an adjustment. Often times, that is the case. Sometimes you’re…


Steelers Vs Titans Sack Breakdown

A busier sack breakdown than usual. Looking at the three the Pittsburgh Steelers allowed Thursday night to the Tennessee Titans. 1. 3rd and 11, 10:38 2nd. 11 personnel. Five blocking vs a four man rush. Stunt by the nose tackle and 3 tech. Maurkice Pouncey sees it and tries to pick…



2017 South Side Questions: How Big A Loss Is Marcus Gilbert?

The journey toward the Super Bowl is now well under way with the Pittsburgh Steelers back practicing at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, still informally referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility. With the regular season standing in their way on the path to a Lombardi, there will be questions…


An Optimistic View Of Marcus Gilbert’s Four-Game Suspension

On Monday, it was announced that Pittsburgh Steelers starting right tackle Marcus Gilbert has been suspended for the team’s next four games for violating the NFL’s PED policy and while that news is somewhat concerning on the surface, at least he should be back well within time for the start…