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Steelers Fantasy Football Predictions – Week 2 – 2016

Week 2 – September 18, 2016 Location: Heinz Field – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Opponent: Cincinnati Bengals The Pittsburgh Steelers started off the 2016 season with a bang! After a slow first quarter in Washington, the Steelers lit up the scoreboard with 38 points, posting highlight reel plays all night long. The…


Bengals Dump Taylor Mays After Second Substance Abuse Suspension

While the Cincinnati Bengals lost starting safety Reggie Nelson during free agency, they were able to re-sign George Iloka, and they extended Shawn Williams, who will enter the starting lineup full-time in place of Nelson. But in order to replenish their depth, the Bengals went out and re-signed Taylor Mays,…


Steelers Film Room: Why Didn’t Antonio Brown Catch That? Part 8

During this dead period of the NFL season I thought it would be fun to look back at the tremendous 2015 season that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown had as it relates to the targeted passes that he didn’t manage to catch. This series, however, should not be viewed…


Bengals Bank On S Shawn Williams With 4-Year Extension

I wrote just recently, a short couple of days ago, about the Cincinnati Bengals and their safety tandem, now that veteran Reggie Nelson left in free agency and signed with the Raiders. Fifth-year safety George Iloka also hit free agency this year, but was retained on a five-year, $30 million…




Ravens May Have Added Steelers’ Latest Kryptonite In Eric Weddle

The Pittsburgh Steelers had thought that they had found their succession story at safety in the 2013 NFL Draft. So, too, had the Baltimore Ravens, with both organizations making bold moves in an effort to attempt to ease their organization’s inevitable transition from a Hall of Fame player on the…


Raiders Sign Ben Roethlisberger’s Kryptonite Away From Bengals

While I seriously doubt that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger pays much attention to the daily NFL transaction wire, if he should happen to glance at it on Thursday he’ll likely let loose a fist pump. Why? Well, he’ll no longer have to see his personal kryptonite wearing a Cincinnati…


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Steelers Roethlisberger Receives Unique Gift On 34th Birthday

In case you missed it, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger celebrated his 34th birthday on Wednesday and while I wasn’t going to write it about initially, I felt I had to after seeing the official NFL transaction release late this evening. In short, Roethlisberger received a very different kind of…


Nine Franchise Tags, One Transition Tag Issued By NFL Teams In 2016

Tuesday’s 4 p.m. ET deadline to use franchise and transition tags has now passed and overall there weren’t any surprises when it comes to the ten teams who decided to use the league’s unrestricted free agent mechanisms. As expected, linebacker Von Miller received the exclusive version of the franchise tag…


Porter, Munchak Owed Higher Level Of Scrutiny As Coaches

Much has been made from various parties about a certain pair of Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coaches, subsequently portrayed as a group of undisciplined men who are not properly reined in by the higher ups in the pecking order. The narrative that has ensued has unquestionably grown to absurd proportions. But…


Report: League Looking Into Munchak/Nelson Altercation

The NFL will review the altercation between Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive line coach Mike Munchak and Cincinnati Bengals’ safety Reggie Nelson, according to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler. After running Jordan Todman out of bounds, Nelson collided with Munchak along the sideline. Munchak pushed Nelson aside and Nelson retaliated by shoving him. Munchak…



Steelers Hoping To Continue Success In Cincinnati

There’s no place like home. But Cincinnati is a close second. The Pittsburgh Steelers have owned the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium, going 5-1 since 2010. Needless to say, they’re looking to turn that five into a six Saturday night. The Steelers won in Cincinnati once already, beating the…


Steelers Vs Bengals Positional Grades

With their 33-20 win, Sunday, over the Cincinnati Bengals, the Pittsburgh Steelers have moved to within two games of the AFC North division lead with just three weeks left in the regular season. Throughout much of Sunday’s win, the Steelers received a handful of “splash” plays from individual players leading…