T.J. Watt

2017 NFL Week 2: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of yinz once again and welcome to another September weekend full of football. The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their 2017 home opener against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday and this figures to be a much more competitive game than most thought it would be several weeks…


Steelers Gay, Wilcox Both Fined Nearly $25K For Week 1 Hits

It was reported earlier on Friday that Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has been fined nearly $25,000 for his Sunday late hit on Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshone Kizer. However, as it turns out, Shazier wasn’t the only Steelers player to be fined for actions in that Week 1 game. According…


Steelers Vs Browns Missed Tackles Report

Coming off of a 21-18 win Sunday on the road at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, we’re back into the full swing of things here at Steelers Depot. If you’ve been following along since the end of the game Sunday, we’ve had some great content go up on the site for…


Starting Nod Not Changing Steelers’ Special Teams Roles

It was assumed we wouldn’t be seeing much of Vince Williams on special teams this year. You could assume the same about T.J. Watt, especially if you knew that he was going to play practically every snap on defense. Or even Anthony Chickillo once he got the nod for an…


Film Room: T.J. Watt Shows IQ, Athleticism On INT

We all saw what T.J. Watt can do getting after the quarterback. That’s what he was drafted for and expected to do. But to play on the edge in Pittsburgh, your game has to be much more well-rounded than that. Steelers’ outside linebackers are the lynchpin of the defense and…


Film Room: T.J. Watt Meets Joe Thomas

The first regular season game of Pittsburgh Steelers rookie T.J. Watt’s career was, I thought, a momentous occasion for him and for the franchise, in an obvious understatement. Their third outside linebacker drafted in the first round over a five-year span, much of the team’s future could be built on…


T.J. Watt Earns Defensive Rookie Of The Week Honors

It’s perhaps not a great shock, given the stat line that he was able to compile, but Pittsburgh Steelers first-round pick T.J. Watt was named the NFL’s defensive rookie of the week for his performance in the regular season opener against the Cleveland Browns, in which he recorded six tackles, two sacks,…


T.J. Shows Steelers Watt He Can Do In 2-Sack, 1-INT Debut

For a game in which the Pittsburgh Steelers won, it does not appear that many people are all too happy with the specifics of how things went down. But there was at least the bright spot of a solid debut performance for rookie first-round draft pick T.J. Watt, who put…


Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Browns

These articles are always a lot more fun after a one, even a less-than-stellar one like today’s 21-18 victory over the Cleveland Browns. For the first time this year, let’s get weird. – T.J. Watt with a record setting day. For the record, sacks became an official stat in 1982….


2017 Week 1 Steelers Vs Browns – What To Watch For

It’s been a long time coming, but later today the Pittsburgh Steelers will finally be playing a game that actually matters again, as they mark their preseason debut with a short trip to the west to visit the Cleveland Browns. Here are some things to watch out for as you…


T.J. Watt Now Tomlin’s Favored Son WIth Lawrence Timmons Gone

Cameron Heyward must be feeling awfully jealous these days. I think he realizes now that he is never going to win a get-off drill during his entire career as long as Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin is conducting them and determining who got off the ball first, because the…