Russell Wilson

Steelers Loss To Eagles Included One Of Those Touchderceptions

Thanks to a holding penalty on Pittsburgh Steelers guard David DeCastro, the fourth quarter deep pass from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey wouldn’t have stood as a touchdown had it not been ruled an interception instead. With that disclaimer out of the way, I really wonder if this really…




Ben Roethlisberger Ranked 21st On NFL Network Top 100 For 2016

The NFL Network revealed players 30-21 on their annual top 100 list Wednesday night and Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was ranked 21st overall. Last year, Roethlisberger was ranked 26th overall. Even though he missed four and a half games last season due to a sprained left MCL, Roethlisberger still…



Eroding The Myth Of ‘Developmental Quarterbacks’

You may have read recently about the possibility of the Pittsburgh Steelers drafting a quarterback next week in the 2016 NFL Draft. In fact, if you are a regular reader of this site, it is a topic that we have written about, and there is logic behind it. The Steelers…


Ben Roethlisberger Putting Everything Together Just In Time

As it turned out, the Pittsburgh Steelers didn’t need quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to be excellent last night, but he was. And he was as excellent as he has been this season, in a performance that will be better served coming against an opponent that can produce more than a 35-point…


Steelers Film Room: Arthur Moats Vs Seahawks

Pittsburgh Steelers veteran outside linebacker Arthur Moats may have gotten the technical demotion this week, no longer taking the first sets of snaps with the defense as rookie Bud Dupree ostensibly passed him on the depth chart, the change is largely semantic. In fact, Moats logged more snaps than the…


Steelers Film Room: Jarvis Jones Vs Seahawks

Pittsburgh Steelers former first-round draft pick Jarvis Jones is in the midst of a pivotal season that will help determine his future, in part because the team has to decide during this offseason whether or not to pick up his fifth-year option. While it has been more difficult for him…


Timmons’ Reliability Overlooked In 2015

Yes, he’s getting older. Yes, his contract is going to have to be reworked. But Lawrence Timmons is still playing at his consistent, reliable level Pittsburgh Steelers‘ fans should be used to by now. I’m not even talking about what he’s done with the snaps he’s played this year, though I’d point…


Week 12 Steelers Defensive Sack Review

Bringing back our defensive sack review series after a bye week hiatus, we’ll fire up the tape today and look at the Pittsburgh Steelers two sacks of Russell Wilson on Sunday. 1. Five man-pressure vs. five man protection, with Ryan Shazier lined up off-screen as the slot defender rolled up against…


David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Steelers Versus Seahawks

Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers played the Seahawks in Seattle for the first time since 2003 and came away 39-30 losers as their defense collapsed down the stretch. The offense put up 30+ points for the third straight week behind another outstanding performance by Ben Roethlisberger and a career-best game from…


Tomlin Elaborates On Decision To Kick 4th Quarter Field Goal

He doesn’t live in his fears. Until he did. And understandably confused Pittsburgh Steelers‘ fans. Mike Tomlin was asked to explain his rationale for kicking a field goal down 32-27 with three minutes left. Chris Boswell would make the field goal but the Seattle Seahawks would score an 80 yard…



Steelers Run Defense Held Up Against Top Rushing Offense

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered Sunday’s game with the fifth-ranked run defense, averaging about 93 yards allowed on the ground per game, facing a home team Seattle Seahawks team that led the league in averaging about 148 yards on the ground per game. They were facing the Seahawks’ hot hand rookie…