Steve McLendon

TJ Watt To Wear #90 For Steelers

I don’t know if the number will end up sticking but TJ Watt will begin his career wearing #90. He took to Twitter to announce it this afternoon. #️⃣9️⃣0️⃣ — TJ Watt (@_TJWatt) May 2, 2017 Of course, with the entire offseason to get through, numbers can – and often…


Kevin Colbert Has Already Won The Draft

He hasn’t made a draft pick and the Pittsburgh Steelers’ draft board is still weeks away from being assembled. But Kevin Colbert has already won. See that picture above? That’s his, and all of Steelers’ Nation, reaction right now. You were probably as floored as I was to hear the…


First Offseason Weekend Of 2017: Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday once again and welcome to the NFL offseason. Thankfully, we only have two and a half weeks until the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine gets underway in Indianapolis and a month until free agency starts. In the meantime, we plan on keeping you entertained here with several draft profiles…


Recapping The Steelers 2016 Lost Free Agents

As of today, there’s exactly one month to go before the start of the 2017 free agent signing period. With that date now on the horizon, it’s time to look back at the Pittsburgh Steelers free agents from last year that wound up signing elsewhere during the 2016 offseason. Kelvin…


2017 Offseason Positional Review – Defensive Tackle

The season might not quite be over for another couple of days, but 30 teams, including the Pittsburgh Steelers, have already hit offseason mode following their elimination, either prior to or during the playoffs. Pittsburgh got quite far this year, reaching the AFC Championship game for the first time since…


Steelers Rookies Close Out Season Of Rare Opportunity

A lot of discussion, understandably, has been had in recent years about the fact that the Pittsburgh Steelers have seen not one, or even two, but three legitimate starters emerge for the team in their rookie season this year. A large part of that discussion pertains to the fact that…


2016 Midseason Review: Nose Tackles

We still have some time to kill before the Pittsburgh Steelers get back on the field, and their bye week happens to have fallen at a pretty appropriate time, so over the course of this week, we are going to bring you a sort of quick-hitter review of how the…


Steelers Film Room: T Chris Hubbard Vs Jets

Pittsburgh Steelers backup offensive lineman Chris Hubbard made his first career start in Sunday’s win over the New York Jets and overall the former undrafted free agent represented himself extremely well at right tackle in place of injured starter Marcus Gilbert. In this film room post, we’ll take a look…


Steelers Spin: Week Five Rants And Ramblings

A 43-14 tomahawking of the Kansas City Chiefs last week proved to be the perfect antacid for the Pittsburgh Steelers following their Philadelphia-induced heartburn the week prior. Their home matchup this weekend against the New York Jets will be the opening act of three game tour of the AFC East…



Steelers Spin: Week Two Rants And Ramblings

The Pittsburgh Steelers head into their much anticipated Sunday showdown with the Cincinnati Bengals with full, sparking, molten metal following their 38-16 season opening smackdown of the Washington Redskins. Not only was the victory over Washington impressive, it reversed a disturbing pattern of slow season starts for Coach Mike Tomlin’s…



How We Got Here – Looking Back On The Steelers’ Offseason

This is it. Today. The day you’ve been waiting for ever since a tough loss in the Divisional Round to the eventual Super Bowl champions. The Pittsburgh Steelers make their regular-season debut tonight in Washington. Before we get there, though, I think we should pause and look back on how…


Andy Dalton Gets Sacked 7 Times In First Game Back

The Cincinnati Bengals were fortunate to come away with a late field goal yesterday afternoon to secure a victory in their season opener against the Jets, but that does not mean that all is right in ‘Who Dey’ land. Of particular concern has to be the performance of the offensive…


Average Age Of Starters For Steelers Down To 27

It’s been a few days now since the roster has been trimmed and tweaked, and so we can probably assume that at least this is the 53-man roster that the Pittsburgh Steelers will carry into the season opener. With that in mind, I wanted to do a bit of analysis…