Stephon Tuitt

Tuitt’s Brother Already Has Scholarship Offers From Alabama, Wake Forest

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Stephon Tuitt has a younger brother that he’s proud of and he took to Twitter on Friday to boast about him. Tuitt, the Steelers 2014 second-round draft pick out of Notre Dame, announced on Friday that younger brother Jared Bartlett, while currently just a junior at Collins…



Stephon Tuitt Tied For 6th-Best In 3-4 DE Run Stops Over Last Two Seasons

At some point between now and the start of the regular season, Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Stephon Tuitt will more than likely sign a lucrative long-term contract extension being as he’s now in the final year of his rookie contract. On Thursday, Pro Football Focus provided an interesting run defense…





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 2017 Pre-Draft Movements: Defensive End

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…



Devil’s Advocate: Current D-Line Rivaling LeBeau’s Champions

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the…



Bud Dupree Working With Top Pass Rush Trainer During Offseason

Earlier this week, we told you about Bud Dupree taking cues from Antonio Brown and James Harrison for his offseason work ethic. The message? Never take a day off, never take the easy route. Consider it message received. Dupree is spending another offseason working out with trainer Chuck Smith, regarded…



Stephon Tuitt Named To NFL.com’s Under 25 Team

Some offseason fodder for those who care about such things. Stephon Tuitt was named to NFL.com’s Under 25 team, the only Pittsburgh Steeler to make an appearance. Elliott Harrison compiled the list and marked Tuitt as a defensive tackle, which for the purposes of this exercise we’ll roll with, and…


Steelers 2017 Salary Cap: Projected Space Exiting Bulk Of Free Agency

While you can never say never, it appears the Pittsburgh Steelers are pretty much done doing their 2017 free agency shopping. Sure, there’s a possibility that another player or two might be ultimately signed, but even if that happens, they aren’t likely to spend much more than minimum on them….