Ryan Shazier


Recent Run On Defense In First Round Is Fuel Necessary For Turnaround

Over the course of the majority of their recent history, the Pittsburgh Steelers worked to become an even-handed team when it came to switching off between the offensive and defensive sides of the ball with respect to their premium resources—particularly in the first round, which is the best opportunity to…


Steelers Defense Continues Trending Younger

Don’t look now, but the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense may have just gotten significantly younger once again following the 2017 free agency period and the draft. By the time the regular season opens—or at least, perhaps, but the time that it ends—it seems there are pretty good odds that the team…


The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers WR Martavis Bryant, Presser Talking Points, Final Mock Draft & More

Season 7, Episode 104 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Wednesday show, David Todd is back and we start things off by talking about the Tuesday conditional reinstatement of Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant. We discuss his future moving forward and whether or not the team will still draft…


Report: Steelers Pick Up Fifth-Year Option On LB Ryan Shazier

Not surprisingly, the Pittsburgh Steelers have decided to exercise their fifth-year option on linebacker Ryan Shazier, according to Albert Breer. The Steelers have exercised their fifth-year option on LB Ryan Shazier, per source. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) April 24, 2017 According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Shazier’s fifth-year…




Steelers 2017 Pre-Draft Movements: Inside Linebacker

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this league year with well over a dozen players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency. They ended up retaining five of those unrestricted free agents, and also tendered their two restricted free agents. Pittsburgh also added help from outside of the organization at wide receiver, defensive…



Steelers Still Searching For Their Next Polamalu Two Years On

It was just a couple of years ago, but it seems so long ago. It was on April 10, 2015 that Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro safety Troy Polamalu announced that he would be retiring from the NFL following a career that spanned 12 seasons, two Super Bowl rings, eight Pro Bowls,…




Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, March 5, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…



Steelers LB Ryan Shazier Has An Offseason Deadline As Well

I’ve already touched on several of the dated deadlines associated with Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell as it relates to the franchise tag over the course of the last few weeks and now it’s time to go over another deadline related to a defensive player on the team who…