Marcus Gilbert

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…



Sack Breakdown: Steelers Vs Ravens

Breakdown of the two sacks allowed by the Pittsburgh Steelers in their Week Nine loss to the Baltimore Ravens. 1. 6:16 4th, 1st and 10. 11 personnel. Five rush with five blocking. It’s a half-slide protection to the left, beginning with B.J. Finney. The Ravens run a nickel blitz with…


Steelers Versus Ravens: Week 9 Projected Inactive List

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Baltimore Ravens Sunday on the road and they enter that contest with three key players listed as questionable on their final injury report of the week that was released on Friday. As usual, I will attempt to project the Steelers seven inactives for Sunday’s…


Steelers Spin: Week Nine Rants And Ramblings

It’s a familiar, hackneyed script in a B-movie, a sequel with a worn out storyline, heading to a big screen near you as the Pittsburgh Steelers take on the 3-4 Baltimore Ravens in the latest rerun of this former smash hit National Football League rivalry. The Steelers are coming off…


Haley Calls Marcus Gilbert A Top Five Tackle

Todd Haley gave Chris Hubbard his due and again spoke to how well he’s played in Marcus Gilbert’s three game absence. But Haley is overjoyed to have his starting right tackle back. And he heaped a ton of praise on the job Gilbert has done over the last two years. “[Gilbert]…



2016 Midseason Review: Offensive Tackles

We still have some time to kill before the Pittsburgh Steelers get back on the field, and their bye week happens to have fallen at a pretty appropriate time, so over the course of this week, we are going to bring you a sort of quick-hitter review of how the…


Steelers Injury Report: Roethlisberger Limited Thursday; Heyward, Gilbert Full Participants

Will Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (knee) ultimately play Sunday in the team’s road game against the Baltimore Ravens? I certainly don’t know the answer to that question and the team’s Thursday injury report, as expected, doesn’t provide any insight as it relates to that topic. Roethlisberger practiced again on…


Kordell Stewart Responds To Billick’s “Diva” Comments

Kordell Stewart and Brian Billick. There’s a couple of names I didn’t plan on writing about today. As Dave Bryan penned earlier today, the former Baltimore Ravens’ head coach threw a couple of backhanded compliments at Ben Roethlisberger today essentially calling him a tough diva. KDKA picked up Stewart’s response, which…