Mike Munchak


Marcus Gilbert The Unsung Hero Of The Steelers’ Offense

Marcus Gilbert is having the season Kelvin Beachum was supposed to have. I’ll give you a second to pinch yourself and let that reality sink in. Maybe he’s worth that 30 million contract after all? Gilbert is the only Pittsburgh Steelers’ lineman not to allow a sack this season. He’s…


Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: 2015 Week Two

Before a record-breaking crowd, the Pittsburgh Steelers made Heinz Field a field of dreams for their fans by crushing the San Francisco 49ers by a margin of 43-18. With offensive coordinator Todd Haley doing his best impression of Bruce Arians, it was bombs away for the Black and Gold in…

Todd Haley

Steelers Film Room: Todd Haley’s Playbook

Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive coordinators tend to be the biggest source of criticism. Ironically, they’re one of the least-known people in the organization. From an outsiders view, anyway. Coaches are difficult to evaluate. Are the mistakes scheme or talent evaluated? It usually results in clichéd and trite criticism. Why are you running it…


Steelers Likely To Sign Former North Texas Tackle To Practice Squad

While it’s far from being official, it looks like the Pittsburgh Steelers are destined to sign rookie undrafted free agent tackle Antonio Johnson to their 10-man practice squad at the beginning of next week. Former #Saints OL Antonio Johnson, an undrafted rookie waived on Tuesday, plans to sign with Steelers…


2015 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction: Post Fourth Preseason Game

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have four preseason games behind them and the first round of cuts have been made, it’s time for another 53 man roster prediction. Due to more injuries, my latest roster prediction includes several changes and the same goes for my projected practice squad. Feel free to chime in…


Steelers Film Room: Maurkice Pouncey And Pin & Pull

The absence of Maurkice Pouncey will be felt in several ways. The dropoff in talent from Pouncey to Cody Wallace will slightly alter what the Pittsburgh Steelers can do schematically. We’ll look at one of those plays, coidnidentally coming on the play that injured the star center. The play the…

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Maurkice Pouncey Injury Puts Growth Of O-Line On Hold

For as highly touted as the Pittsburgh Steelers offense has been heading into the 2015 season,  there was perhaps no single source of anticipated growth than the predicted strides forward that the offensive line would be able to take in its second full season together under Mike Munchak. Of course,…


Steelers Training Camp Recap: Offense

For one of my final training camp evaluations, I’ll give a breakdown of each player currently on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 90 man roster, just as I did at the mid-way point. A paragraph of my overall thoughts on each player based on what’s happened in training camp and the preseason….


Steelers Offense Looking To Set New Tempo In 2015

By now it’s a far cry from stepping out on a limb for anybody to say that the Pittsburgh Steelers have the potential to break out in a big way on the offensive side of the ball in 2015. They have a wealth of talent at all of the skill…


Game Rewind: Steelers vs Jaguars Breakdown

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 23-21 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars. First Half – Kick return unit. Missing the players between the wedge and front five. Camera angles are always so poor and the lack of returns don’t help. Front five: Anthony Chickillo, Bud Dupree, Arthur Moats, Terence Garvin,…


Kozora 2015 53 Man Roster Prediction: Post HOF Game

With 13 practices and a preseason game in the books, there’s a clearer – though still partly cloudy – picture of who is going to make the Pittsburgh Steelers’ roster. Here’s my second crack at predicting the roster and practice squad. Offense (23) Quarterback (2) – Ben Roethlisberger, Bruce Gradkowski …


Steelers 2015 Training Camp Diary: Day Thirteen

Day Thirteen! A short week of practices and the Pittsburgh Steelers won’t hit Chuck Noll Field until Sunday. Getting near the end of this adventure, unfortunately. Though there was no tackling today, it was an energetic practice with some great plays on both sides of the ball. Let’s dive in….


Steelers Training Camp Diary: Day Twelve

Welcome back to your training camp report. Been a few days since we’ve written one of these? So let’s not waste time and jump right in. – Injury front. Lot of guys back working today. Shamarko Thomas, DeAngelo Williams, Ramon Foster, Martavis Bryant, Jarvis Jones, James Harrison, and Cortez Allen…