Russell Wilson


Steelers Film Room: Seattle Seahawks’ Offensive Scouting Report

This year, Jon Ledyard and I will be collaborating our scouting reports. We’ll play to our strengths – he’ll be focusing on the individuals while I’ll be looking at overall scheme. These reports will be broken down into two articles, one for offense and one for defense. Our reports for…

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Keeping Russell Wilson Contained Key For Steelers’ Run Defense

The Pittsburgh Steelers have taken pride in their run defense this season, and rightfully so after beginning a turnaround from a steady drop off in recent years. While the defense ranked relatively favorably a year ago in terms of yards per game allowed on the ground, their yards per carry…


Rushing Smart Key To Containing Russell Wilson

Growing up, I had a handheld football-shaped football game. It was incredibly difficult and every time the computer would score (read: always), a little pixelated dude would pop up and belt out, “you can’t stop me, you can only hope to contain me.” That’s Russell Wilson. Tough to stop, trying…

Mike Vick

Steelers Mike Vick Wants To Play One More Season In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mike Vick isn’t happy with how he played this season when his number was called but even so, the 35-year-old would still welcome an opportunity to return in 2016. “I’ve thought about it. I think about maybe making next year my last year, play one more season….


Mike Vick Imitating Seahawks QB Russell Wilson This Week In Practice

While his days of taking a meaningful snap for the Pittsburgh Steelers are hopefully over, backup quarterback Mike Vick is still taking meaningful snaps in the team’s practices. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Vick, who hasn’t dressed for a game since injuring a hamstring in the team’s…

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Week 12 Primer: Five Seahawks To Watch Out For Sunday

We are still six days away from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ showdown with the Seattle Seahawks. Look for the full, in-depth scouting report from Jon Ledyard and me later in the week but as a way to kick off the week and get back into the football mindset, here are five…


Steelers Fantasy Football Predictions: Week 3 Vs. Rams

Week 3 – September 27, 2015 Location: St. Louis, Missouri Opponent: St. Louis Rams That’s more like it! The Pittsburgh Steelers dismantling of the San Francisco 49ers in Week 2 has fans and fantasy owners excited for what the Steelers offense is going to do moving forward now that Pro-Bowl…


Steelers’ Michael Vick Comes In Handy On Scout Team

There is a small—perhaps not so small—and certainly vocal segment of the Pittsburgh Steelers fan base that has expressed varying degrees of rage over the team’s decision to sign quarterback Michael Vick to serve as the backup to Ben Roethlisberger this season due to injury. There are a number of…

Boston College quarterback Tyler Murphy (2) beats North Carolina State defensive end Mike Rose (90) during the second half at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. Boston College won, 30-14. (Ethan Hyman/Raleigh News & Observer/MCT)

Tyler Murphy The Ideal Practice Squad Candidate

He’s been a quarterback. A receiver. A gunner. A jammer. Maybe he fights crime at night? Tyler Murphy has done it all in training camp. And it’s why he deserves a spot, somewhere, on this team. The official site can list him wherever they want. It doesn’t matter. Murphy will…


Friday Night Lights Practice: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and if you’re like me, you’re gearing up for the Pittsburgh Steelers annual Friday Night practice at Latrobe Memorial Stadium. Alex Kozora and Jon Ledyard will both be present for the practice and if you’re not doing so already, you need to be following…


Steelers Ben Roethlisberger Fifth Best Quarterback In NFL Per MMQB

We have roughly three more weeks of ranking lists to look forward to prior to training camps getting started around the league. A recent one by Andy Benoit of MMQB included a stab at the quarterback hierarchy. After deciding on Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Andrew Luck and Peyton Manning as…


NFL Network’s Top 100 Players: Steelers Ben Roethlisberger Ranked 26th

The NFL Network continues to count down their annual Top 100 players of 2014 and Wednesday night it was revealed that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger finished 26th overall based on the voting that is supposedly done by his peers. Last season Roethlisberger finished 31st overall. Roethlisberger, who has now…