Tony Dungy

Why Tony Dungy Reminds Steelers Of Wisdom Of Keeping 3 QBs

This was from an old article published a couple of years back, but it resurfaced recently and I wanted to highlight it. Kevin Seifert recalled in an article back in 2015 about the time that Pittsburgh Steelers safety Tony Dungy—yes, that Tony Dungy—was called in to serve as an emergency…


Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, July 9, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…


Tony Dungy Relays Stories Of Dan Rooney

Over the course of the past week or so, there have been so many people relaying so many stories about the life of Pittsburgh Steelers owner Dan Rooney since his passing on April 13 that it was quite difficult to read all of them, and even more difficult to try…


Steelers LB Ryan Shazier Not Fined For Hit On Ravens FB Kyle Juszczyk

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier was penalized for hitting a defenseless player during Sunday’s win over the Baltimore Ravens and while he was flagged for unnecessary roughness on that play, the former first-round draft pick reportedly wasn’t fined by the league for it. Ryan Shazier said he did not get…


Steelers Vs. Ravens 2016 Week 16: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2016 Week 16 Baltimore Ravens (8-6) vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (9-5) Kickoff: 4:25 p.m. ET Site: Heinz Field (68,400) • Pittsburgh, Pa. Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: NFL Network (locally WPXI-TV, channel 11) Announcers: Mike Tirico (play-by-play), Tony Dungy and Doug Flutie (analysts), Heather Cox (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network…


Watch: Mike Tomlin and Keith Butler Blend Steelers’ Defense

Our weekly talk to the tape segment. Have seen parts of it all season long but the win over the Buffalo Bills was as good example as any that showed the way Mike Tomlin and Keith Butler are blending their backgrounds into a surprisingly effective defense. Tomlin is known from…


How Does Antonio Brown Stack Up Against Hall Of Fame WRs?

Last night, the National Football Hall of Fame granted entry to seven new members into the most prestigious group of individuals relating to the sport. Among them were a couple of individuals with ties to the Pittsburgh Steelers, such as Kevin Greene, a prolific pass rusher whose three years in…





The Optimist’s Take: Cover 2 Take Two

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


Donnie Shell Chosen To Induct Tony Dungy Into The Hall Of Fame

One former Pittsburgh Steeler, Kevin Greene, will be inducted into the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame. But another will be on that stage. Former Steelers’ safety Donnie Shell has been chosen by Tony Dungy to introduce him for Dungy’s Hall of Fame induction, according to Ira Kaufman. New Pro…


Steelers Now 7th Overall In Weekly AP NFL Power Rankings

Ready for another set of NFL power rankings? No? Ok, here we go. The Associated Press has been putting out a weekly NFL power rankings for several years now and they are formulated based on the rankings of 12 national media voters of which two are former NFL head coaches…


Steelers Defensive Changes Rooted In NFL History

In only three preseason games, Keith Butler has put a distinctive stamp on this Pittsburgh Steelers defense. A much more noticeable degree than anyone, myself included, anticipated. Some of the concepts might seem new to Steelers’ fans, but they’re not new to the league. Nothing is anymore. They’re taught, borrowed, tweaked…


Steelers To Use More Cover 2 In 2015?

As we sit back and enjoy the buildup to the 2015 season opener between the New England Patriots and our beloved Pittsburgh Steelers, there are several storylines that need attention paid to them as we divulge and dissect the preseason games. One of which is the running game and how…