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Vontaze Burfict Fined $12,154 For Kicking FB Roosevelt Nix In Head

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict has been fined once again for dirty play. In his team’s last Sunday road loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, Burfict kicked fullback Roosevelt Nix in the head while he was laying on the ground and while that indiscretion happened right in front of a referee,…



Tomlin Says Roosevelt Nix Is An Elite And Valuable Asset To Steelers

Fullbacks have gone the way of the dodo. Extinct. Just don’t tell that to the Pittsburgh Steelers. They’ve flipped the script and are using a fullback more than they have in years. In Sunday’s win over the Bengals, Roosevelt Nix played a season-high 22 snaps, each one seemingly more effective than the…


Report: NFL Will Not Suspend Burfict For Sunday Kick To Nix’s Head

While his early-Sunday game kick to the head of Pittsburgh Steelers fullback Roosevelt Nix appeared to be dirty to some fans of the team, as well as to running back Le’Veon Bell, Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict will reportedly not be suspended for it. According to Katherine Terrell‏ of ESPN.com, the…



Watch: Vontaze Burfict Kicks Roosevelt Nix In The Face

Vontaze Burfict, one of the league’s dirtiest players, is back under the microscope. We could reference a couple plays he made in Sunday’s loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers but one that came early in the game sticks out. In the first quarter, at the end of a Le’Veon Bell three…


Film Room: Roosevelt Nix Runs Through Chiefs

I think it’s fair to say that the most unfortunate byproduct of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ struggles in the running game this season prior to Sunday’s contest is the fact that it had essentially deprived us of highlights featuring fullback Roosevelt Nix. But that changed in Kansas City amidst an active…


Film Room: Roosevelt Nix Due To Block A Punt

They say that good things come to those who wait, but it wouldn’t seem to me that Pittsburgh Steelers fullback Roosevelt Nix is a man who can be accurately portrayed as a patient man. And it seems that each week he gets closer and closer to accomplishing in a meaningful…


Steelers Get Rosie Rolling Over Ravens

The Pittsburgh Steelers were through the first three games of the season off to a torrid pace when it came to their usage of three- and four-receiver packages on offense, easily seeing a ratio greater than three to one as compared to packages with multiple tight ends or multiple players…


Steelers 2018 Scheduled Free Agents Following 2017 Final Cuts

The Pittsburgh Steelers now have their initial roster set for the 2017 season and while it might undergo a quick shuffling prior to their regular season opener, now is as good as time as any to take a look at the players currently under contract who are set to become…


Steelers Training Camp Recap: Running Back

Now that the 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp has concluded, we’re recapping everything that went down over these past 16 practices. We’ll break down each play, position-by-position, with final winners and losers at the end. Moving onto running back. Running Back Fitzgerald Toussaint: A solid, if unspectacular camp. He embraced the…



Devil’s Advocate: Whole Lotta Rosie

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the same idea…


Steelers’ “Special Players” Entering 2017 Training Camp

With the Pittsburgh Steelers set to report to training camp in Latrobe in just a little more than two weeks from now, it’s probably a great time to look at a few “special” players on the roster and by that, I mean those who can likely contribute immensely on special…