Mike Mitchell


David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 13: Steelers Versus Giants

Sunday at Heinz Field the Pittsburgh Steelers found themselves in the unusual situation of having a two-game win streak but having lost their last two games at home. They took on a New York Giants team that had won six and a row and was looking to solidify it’s place…



Steelers Vs Giants Positional Grades

Sunday’s game against the New York Giants marked the third straight win for the Pittsburgh Steelers since dropping four straight. Once again, the Steelers stuck to the formula that has been working as of late:  pound the ball on the ground, take a few shots here and there through the…


Timmons Provides Steelers ‘A Signature Play’ In Win Over Giants

After the Pittsburgh Steelers established a 5-0 lead in the first quarter of their Sunday game against the New York Giants, the teams’ defense proceeded to allow the opposing offense to drive the length of the field to start the second quarter. While the defense did bend on that drive, they didn’t break…


Steelers Vs Giants: Winners/Losers

Life is good, isn’t it? WINNERS Red Zone Defense: This can go to everyone because the defense was incredible today. On a lot of different levels but specifically, situational football in the red zone and red zone fringe. If you count both, times where the New York Giants got the…


Steelers Vs Colts Defensive Charting Notes

Your weekly roundup. All applicable stats out of 62 plays. – The Pittsburgh Steelers were in nickel 58% of the time against the Indianapolis Colts. In their 3-4 40.3%. – Keith Butler again turned up the heat, sending five or six rushers 46.3% of the time. He blitzed 53.7% (22…


Steelers’ DBs Showing Smarts, Athleticism In Two Interception Day

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ secondary has been much maligned this year. From shoddy tackling, big plays allowed, and not enough created, there hasn’t been remarkable improvement for most of the year. But thanks to some of the pressure that’s been created the past two weeks, this group has taken shape. And…


Steelers Vs Colts Positional Grades

Two wins in five days behind a physical style of football on both sides of the ball should have Pittsburgh Steelers faithful feeling good about this team heading down the stretch. Against the Indianapolis Colts on Thanksgiving night, the Steelers simply beat up the Colts in all phases of the…


2016 NFL Week 12: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Black Friday to all of you and I hope none of you had to get out in any of this mess. The Pittsburgh Steelers made it a great Thanksgiving for us with their road win over the Indianapolis Colts. It’s hard to believe that was their first win on…





Steelers’ Big Goal-Line Stands Help Swing The Game

While the Pittsburgh Steelers defense was able to hold a depleted Colts home offense to just seven yards, anybody who watched the game knows that the game could have been much closer. That is partly thanks to the Colts, and partly thanks to the Steelers’ defense—in both the good and…


Steelers Injury Report: Foster, Hargrave Injured In Win Over Colts

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Indianapolis Colts 28-7 Thursday night to move to 6-5 on the season and they suffered a few injuries during game. During his post-game press conference, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin indicated that guard Ramon Foster suffered an ankle injury while rookie defensive tackle Javon Hargrave…