Matt Spaeth



Colbert Has Had Success Signing Street Free Agents Early In Offseason

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert has had his share of successes when it comes to signing true unrestricted free agents during the primary signing period dating back to 2000, his first year with the organization. With that said, Colbert has also fared well as a whole when it comes…





Jesse James Should Slide Comfortably Into New Role

In the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Thanksgiving Day game against the Colts, second-year tight end Jesse James was held without a reception for the first time this entire season. That actually did not have to be the case, as he was targeted late in the game by Landry Jones, but he dropped…


Hubbard Dieffenbach Dismukes Wallace

2016 South Side Questions: Will Steelers Call Up Matt Feiler?

The regular season is here, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the real work is now upon us, there is plenty left to be done. And there…


2016 South Side Questions: Is The Tackle-Eligible On The Shelf?

The regular season is here, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the real work is now upon us, there is plenty left to be done. And there…


4WR Sets Should Be Viable Solution For Early Short-Handed Offense

The Pittsburgh Steelers ran 235 plays of offense during the preseason, penalty non-plays included. On not a single one of them did they line up with four wide receivers on the field. And yet I would expect that we will see some of that, perhaps even somewhat significantly, this season,…


Steelers Could Vie With Ravens For Tight Ends On Waivers

The Pittsburgh Steelers are facing a bit of an unanticipated depth conundrum at the tight end position, one that they surely did not foresee back in March when they just inked Ladarius Green to a fat new contract and still have Matt Spaeth in the cards. It may only prove…


2016 South Side Questions: Does Grimble Have A Roster Spot?

Training camp has ended, and the Pittsburgh Steelers have reverted back to taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While training camp might have seen a lot of work put into the team and…


Keenan Lewis Reunion Would Continue Steelers’ Tradition

I don’t want to pretend the ink has been put on the paper yet but Keenan Lewis re-signing with the Pittsburgh Steelers would be just another in a long line of Steel City reunions. So let’s get a little nostalgic with the previous players who left for greener pastures but…


Steelers Film Room: David Johnson Vs Eagles

It became increasingly obvious why the Pittsburgh Steelers chose to re-sign former Steelers tight end David Johnson after they released Matt Spaeth with a failed physical. Quite simply, it appears that they will need him, because they have little else in the form of known commodities when it comes to…


Chris Hubbard, 10 O-Linemen, And The TE Crisis

Considering the jumble that the Pittsburgh Steelers are experiencing tight end, and the way that the rest of the roster appears to be setting up, I have been giving a lot of consideration in recent weeks to what I think the Steelers could, or should do in the short term…