Ryan Shazier


Missed Tackles Report: Steelers Vs Patriots

Sunday’s loss to the New England Patriots might have been frustrating for a large contingent of Steelers Nation, but for the first time in a few weeks the Pittsburgh Steelers defense did a solid job of tackling the catch and limiting the big plays by not missing many open field…


Steelers Vs. Patriots: Player Snap Counts – Week 7

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered another loss on Sunday and this time it was to the New England Patriots at home. The initial snap counts from the Week 7 loss are now in and as usual, here is a recap of the notable numbers from the Sunday game at Heinz Field….


Steelers Vs. Patriots: Inactives For Week 7

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now released their inactive list for Sunday’s Week 7 home game against the New England Patriots and as expected, the seven players ruled out on the Friday injury report are included on it. Inactive for the Steelers Sunday at Heinz Field are quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (knee), defensive end Cameron Heyward (hamstring), tackle…


Steelers Injury Report: LB Ryan Shazier Practices Fully On Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now wrapped up their Thursday practice ahead of Sunday’s home game against the New England Patriots and the team’s daily injury report includes some positive news when it comes to a few players. First off, not practicing again on Thursday were quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (knee), defensive…


Steelers Need Plan For Containing New England’s Dual TE Threat

In monitoring the discussion surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers’ next game against the Patriots, the vast majority of the focus seems to be on backup quarterback Landry Jones, who is obviously being thrust into the starting lineup due to injury. That is, of course, among those who have not already thrown…


2016 South Side Questions: Should Ryan Shazier Play Sunday?

The regular season is here, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the real work is now upon us, there is plenty left to be done. And there…


David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 6: Steelers Versus Dolphins

After two impressive wins at home, the Pittsburgh Steelers traveled to South Florida and produced one of the most ignominious efforts in recent memory losing 30-15 to the Miami Dolphins. The Steelers were completely dominated on both sides of the ball, but still managed to have a chance late because…


Tyler Matakevich Fills Up Stat Sheet In Fourth-Quarter Action

If there is any solace for a certain sliver of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ fan base to be taken out of yesterday’s frustrating loss—exacerbated after the fact when we learned that Ben Roethlisberger would require surgery to repair a torn meniscus—there was, at least, a Dirty Red appearance for the Tyler…