Marcus Gilbert


In The Trenches: Steelers Vs. Bengals

Great rushing attacks are built upon the blocking at the point of attack. Last week’s record setting day by Le’Veon Bell was proof positive of this theory and he would be the first one to agree. In Week 14’s version of in the trenches our breakdown on how the Pittsburgh…


Steelers Spin: Week Fifteen Rants And Ramblings

‘Twas a week before Christmas and all through Steelers Nation houses, the “fire Mike Tomlin” hecklers are quiet as mouses. This, after Mike Tomlin brought his team from the brink four weeks and a seemingly eternity ago from a dismally disappointing 4-5 start. Now the team is 8-5, following an…




Steelers Injury Report: Finney, Foster, Hargrave, Williams All Practiced Wednesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers are preparing to play the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday and their initial injury report that was released on Wednesday includes some encouraging news. Practicing fully on Wednesday were defensive tackle Javon Hargrave (concussion), guard B.J. Finney (concussion), guard Ramon Foster (chest) and running back DeAngelo Williams (knee). Hargrave and Foster missed…


Steelers Vs. Bills: 7 Keys To Victory – Week 14

The (7-5) Pittsburgh Steelers will battle the (6-6) Buffalo Bills on the road Sunday afternoon in a game that figures to feature snow and cold temperatures. Below are seven things that I believe the Steelers will need to do in order to come away with their eighth win of the…


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…