Todd Haley

Film Room: Le’Veon Bell’s Angle Screen

Quick film room look today. Bruce Arians was known as the screen king but Todd Haley might run them just as often. But Haley’s are arguably more complex and he’s added in another wrinkle they’ve run the last month. And it’s hard a lot of success. Let’s take a couple…


Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Bills Week 14

After a dominant Week 14 performance against the Buffalo Bills the Pittsburgh Steelers still control their own destiny in the AFC as far as the playoffs are concerned. Here are my gut reactions to the Steelers victory in Buffalo. All eyes were on Le’Veon Bell’s performance today. That’s what happens…


Steelers Spin: Week Fourteen Rants And Ramblings

Meat is back on the menu following the Pittsburgh Steelers defeat of the New York Giants last week 24-14 in impressive fashion. It was only a few weeks ago when Steelers fans were singing despondent (and decidedly pitchy) versions of “The Thrill Is Gone”. After all, their Super Bowl hopeful…



Steelers’ Haley Enjoys Multiple Tight End Challenges

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have tight end Ladarius Green healthy and on the field producing, we’ve see the offense use quite a bit of two and three tight sets in the last several games. During his Thursday session with media, offensive coordinator Todd Haley was asked if it’s a…


Film Room: Todd Haley And The Creation Of Ladarius Green’s TD

Ladarius Green was wide open. Wide open. I mean, the walk-it-into-the-end zone type. That doesn’t just happen, especially against good defenses like the New York Giants. So how does it happen? Two ways. 1. Major defensive breakdown 2. Major offensive schematic win In this case, it’s the latter. And the credit…


Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Giants Week 13

Here are my gut reactions after the Pittsburgh Steelers dominate, well-rounded win at home against a competitive New York Giants team. After their four game skid the Steelers are rounding into playoff form in multiple facets of the game. The biggest reaction I had to Sunday’s match-up was that I…


Steelers Vs Giants Win/Loss Scenarios

New series we’ll do each Sunday morning before kickoff. A prediction of what will happen if the Pittsburgh Steelers win, if they lose, and my final score prediction. My outlook on this afternoon’s game against the New York Giants. The Steelers Will Win If… – The tight ends block. That’s why Jesse James was…


Haley Explains Why Hubbard Is Used Frequently As An Extra Blocker

Even though he’s not a starter, Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Chris Hubbard still manages to see playing time on offense on a weekly basis as the former undrafted free agent has been used frequently as an extra lineman/blocking tight end. During his weekly interview on Steelers Nation Radio, Steelers offensive coordinator…



Pass Protection An Overlooked Strength Of Steelers’ Offense

While there has been plenty of negativity to go around for long stretches of the season lately for the Pittsburgh Steelers—something that simply comes with the territory in the event of a prolonged losing streak—I think it should go without saying that things have not been all bad, and in…


Struggles Continue For Steelers WR Sammie Coates In Win Over Colts

During his weekly press conference a few days ago, Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley talked quite a bit about wide receiver Sammie Coates and his attempt to overcome his two broken fingers that he suffered earlier in the season. “You got to catch your way back to confidence,” Haley…


Steelers Offense Finally Sees Big Green In Win Over Colts

Over the course of the last two games, Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Ladarius Green hasn’t hadn’t a huge impact on offense but that all changed Thursday night as the team’s $20 million free agent caught two passes in the win over the Indianapolis Colts for 67 yards. Green, who was…


Steelers Vs. Colts: 7 Keys To Victory – Week 12

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the (5-5) Indianapolis Colts on the road Thursday night and will be attempting to win a second-consecutive game in the process and their first on Thanksgiving since 1950. Below are seven things that I believe the team will need to do in order to come…


Week 12 Steelers Vs Colts – What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers are looking to stack some wins later today—after dinner, of course—against the Indianapolis Colts, whom they are looking to defeat for the third time in as many years. And this time, once again, they will not have to face Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, who has been ruled…