Troy Polamalu

Steelers Still Searching For Their Next Polamalu Two Years On

It was just a couple of years ago, but it seems so long ago. It was on April 10, 2015 that Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro safety Troy Polamalu announced that he would be retiring from the NFL following a career that spanned 12 seasons, two Super Bowl rings, eight Pro Bowls,…


Overview Of The Steelers 2017 Free Agents

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have been eliminated from the playoffs it’s time to do a quick overview of the players who are scheduled to be free agents come the start of the 2017 league year in March. As usual, these free agents are broken down by three types; unrestricted,…


Linebackers Tally More INTs Than Secondary For First Time In Steelers’ History

Linebacker Ryan Shazier’s interception off Robert Griffin III during Sunday’s victory over the Cleveland Browns broke a deadlock between the team’s secondary and linebacking core. Shazier’s interception marked the seventh for the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacking core, pushing it ahead of the six total from the secondary. This would mark the…


Steelers DE Stephon Tuitt Named AFC Defensive Player Of The Week

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Stephon Tuitt had a great game Sunday against the Cleveland Browns and the former second-round draft pick out of Notre Dame has been named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for his performance. Tuitt recorded 6 total tackles against the Browns and that included 2.5…


Two Steelers Make PFF’s All-Decade Team

Maybe this is a story that’ll pick you up after this weekend’s terrible, no good, very bad day loss. Pro Football Focus has named Troy Polamalu and James Harrison to their All-Decade team, spanning from 2006 to last season. On Harrison, the site said: “James Harrison is a different type…



Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs. Bengals

7 gut reactions from the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 2 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. 1 – If the season ended today, the Steelers team MVP would most likely be running back DeAngelo Williams. One could make the case that after two weeks, he would be in the conversation for league…


Surprises In The Secondary Should Not Be Surprising

Due to a variety of circumstances during the preseason, chief of which was the fact that they limited the time with which the starting defense was on the field, it is not entirely easy to get a good grip on what the Pittsburgh Steelers’ plans are tonight when it comes…



Steelers Spin: Evaluating The Youth Movement

It’s been years since the Pittsburgh Steelers have been a preseason favorite for Super Bowl contention. If Big Ben is going to return to the Big Show this season it will be the result of a successful, albeit long-laboring youth movement. It seems a lifetime ago when Aaron Rodgers and…




Pittsburgh Steelers Top 100: 10-1

In the spirit of the offseason, Dave Bryan and I are undertaking the daunting task of ranking the top 100 Pittsburgh Steelers‘ history. And we mean the complete history. 1933 to today, they’re all on the table. Dave and I came up with our own lists and then worked together…


The Pittsburgh Steelers Top 100: 49-40

In the spirit of the offseason, Alex Kozora and I have undertaken the daunting task of ranking the top 100 Pittsburgh Steelers players in the history of the franchise. And we mean the complete history – 1933 to today. Alex and I first came up with our own lists and…


Bob Labriola Shares Awesome Ben Roethlisberger Memory

Ben Roethlisberger has made a laundry list of impressive plays, impressive moments throughout his career. And we can all pick out our favorite. That’s what Steelers.com’s Bob Labriola did in his Asked and Answered column and it’s a really cool one most have never seen. We usually don’t reference his…