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Kevin Byard

Kevin Byard’s Style An Ideal Fit For Pittsburgh

Ultimately, it isn’t going to matter. Whatever team drafts a prospect is going assume the role of that player’s favorite team. Throw allegiances out the window. Grew up a Browns’ fan, now drafted by the Steelers? Here We Go! Someone pass the pierogies. But for Kevin Byard, should the Pittsburgh…


Strong Safety One Of Biggest Riddles To Solve This Offseason

For as much hang-wringing as there might be about the cornerback position right now for the Pittsburgh Steelers, I think that the one position most up in the air in the secondary right now is that of the strong safety, where the team continues to look for the replacement for…


Top 10 Questions The Steelers Must Answer This Offseason

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 season has come to an end, the team has several questions that must be answered over the course of the offseason. Below are my 10 questions that must be answered by the team between now and the start of the 2016 regular season and I…


Steelers 2016 Salary Cap: Early Offseason Look Ahead

Being as the Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 season has now come to an end it is time to take a quick look ahead at what the team’s early 2016 salary cap picture will look like during the offseason. As you can see in the table below, the Steelers currently have 43 players under…


NFL Draft Bowl Previews: December 30th

Another bowl game, another large group of NFL prospects on display throughout the day. If you needed an excuse to get out of work the day before New Years Eve, well, now you have one. Birmingham Bowl — Auburn (6-6) vs. Memphis (9-3), Noon, ESPN If you’re looking for an…


DeAngelo Williams Had No Problem With Being Tackled By The Hair

DeAngelo Williams ran all over the Baltimore Ravens Sunday, forcing the Ravens to resort to a creative way to bring him down. Za’Darius Smith brought the back down by the hair for a four yard loss in the second quarter of yesterday’s game. After the game, Williams was asked by reporters…

William Gay pick six interception

Secondary Helping To Revitalize Interception Numbers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have made strides in many areas defensively this season, beginning to reverse the trends that have all gone downward over the course of the previous four years since their last playoff victory during the 2010 season. One of the biggest areas in particular that has seen improvement…


Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Bengals

Let the weirdness begin. – Nothing too interesting over the score but we’ll focus on the Pittsburgh Steelers surpassing the 30+ mark again. They did it for the 5th straight week and if you read us last week, you would know reaching four in a row was a franchise record….

Will Allen

Will Allen Highlights Secondary’s Increased Role As Blitzers

Secondary blitzes were once a pretty notable part of Dick LeBeau’s defense with the Pittsburgh Steelers, particularly at its peak around the time of the team’s most recent Super Bowl appearance. All of the other pieces were in place to make the blitz of a defensive back most effective, and…

Shamarko Thomas

Shamarko Thomas’ Headaches No Longer About Big Hits But Big Misses

This was supposed to be Shamarko Thomas’ year. He was taken under wing during the 2014 offseason by Pittsburgh Steelers future Hall of Fame safety Troy Polamalu to help groom him for this opportunity. The Steelers coaxed Polamalu into retirement during this offseason with the expectation that Thomas would be…


Former Steelers Special Teams Coach Fired By Chargers

The San Diego Chargers announced the firing of special teams’ coordinator Kevin Spencer today. We've parted ways with Special Teams Coordinator Kevin Spencer. MORE: — San Diego Chargers (@Chargers) December 2, 2015 It’s worth writing because Spencer served as the Pittsburgh Steelers’ coach in the same position from 2002…