Steelers

2017 Offseason Questions: Will Defense Utilize 4-Linemen Front?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty left to…


Marczi: Post-Draft 53-Man Roster Prediction

We haven’t even gotten to OTAs yet, which means it’s time for irresponsibly early roster predictions—time to get in as much wrong as early as we possibly can. So here’s my 53-man roster hunches for the Pittsburgh Steelers entering the 2017 season, wherein I lean toward a conservative approach for…


2017 Offseason Questions: Help Wanted In The Backfield?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…


2017 Offseason Questions: Odd Positional Numbers On 53?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…





Steelers Place 4th In ESPN’s Power Rankings

Hey guys, it’s that time again. It’s time for largely arbitrary power rankings and similar fun things such as that. It’s a ubiquitous feature of the quiet periods of the offseason, especially between the draft and minicamp, and then between the end of minicamp and the start of training camp….


Carl Lawson Getting Reps At Linebacker For Bengals

Many Pittsburgh Steelers fans were interested in potential edge rusher Carl Lawson at some point in the 2017 NFL Draft. Though I do believe I would revisit my decision after the fact, I had him mocked to Pittsburgh in the second round, for full disclosure, and by way of example….




Know Your Enemy: Bengals 2017 NFL Draft Review

The day after the draft, I posted my thoughts, my initial reaction, to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ draft haul based on my understanding of their needs and wants and what was available to them at the time that they were selecting. I am hoping to be able to provide the same…


Once-Claimed CB Al-Hajj Shabazz Could Bounce Back Elsewhere

Go to the transactions page of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ website and click on the dropdown menu to access the transactions for 2016. Do an in-page search for the name Al-Hajj Shabazz and you will come up with 10 hits for the calendar year. He has had a serpentine journey in…



2017 Offseason Questions: Which Position Is Strongest Post-Draft?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…