Ryan Shazier

Steelers Vs Dolphins: Missed Tackles Report

With all of the talk leading up to Sunday’s Wild Card round game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Miami Dolphins at Heinz Field centered around the Week 6 matchup between the two teams, in which the Dolphins came out on top 30-15, the concern about the Steelers run defense…


Joey Porter’s Unfortunate Actions A Distraction Only To Himself

You have no doubt heard by now that Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebackers coach Joey Porter was arrested in the night following the team’s Wildcard Round victory over the Dolphins. Yesterday, the team officially placed him on leave, which may leave his future status with the organization up in the air….


Defense Splashes Past Dolphins In Authoritative Rematch Win

The last time the Pittsburgh Steelers played the Miami Dolphins, the defense came away looking pretty bad, and they knew that as well as anybody. They came into this game wanting to avenge their previous loss and respond to that ugly performance, which included a 200-plus-yard rushing day from running…


Ryan Shazier Joins Rare Company With Sunday’s Interception

I’m really excited to break the play down but we’re not going to focus on the X’s and O’s of Ryan Shazier’s interception Sunday afternoon. Because, if you didn’t notice, it was another interception. That gives him four on the season, regular season and playoff, and one in three straight games. So…



Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Dolphins

The Steelers played the Miami Dolphins in the AFC Wild Card Round looking to avenge a week 6 loss. The offense came out on fire and the Steelers had a well-rounded performance resulting in a 30-12 victory. With a dominant 18-point victory the Steelers looked like one of the best…


Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Dolphins

Great win. Nothing weird about it. But I loved it. – Starting with the score. Only the seventh 30-12 final outcome in NFL history and the first in playoff history. The last such game was November 6th, 2011 when the Houston Texans beat the Cleveland Browns. That score happened twice…


Wildcard Round Steelers Vs Dolphins – What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers begin their journey on a second season today, and this time around, every game counts. The Steelers’ first playoff opponent—in fact, their three most likely playoff opponents, if they advance that far—is a familiar one, as they lost to the Miami Dolphins earlier this season. But much…


2016 NFL Wild Card Weekend: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and welcome to Wild Card weekend once again. Due to my wife being out of town so much during the holidays, we will finally get around to celebrating Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years later on this evening with a huge dinner from the Honey…



Steelers Vs Browns Missed Tackles Report

Missed Tackles vs. Browns:  15 Ryan Shazier — 3 Sean Davis — 2 Javon Hargrave — 1 Ross Cockrell — 1 Mike Mitchell — 1 Lawrence Timmons — 1 Daniel McCullers — 1 William Gay Jordan Dangerfield (ST) — 1 Cobi Hamilton (ST) — 1 Justin Gilbert (ST) — 1…



Linebackers Tally More INTs Than Secondary For First Time In Steelers’ History

Linebacker Ryan Shazier’s interception off Robert Griffin III during Sunday’s victory over the Cleveland Browns broke a deadlock between the team’s secondary and linebacking core. Shazier’s interception marked the seventh for the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacking core, pushing it ahead of the six total from the secondary. This would mark the…