Tyson Alualu

Steelers Vs Vikings Missed Tackles Report

In a big Week 2 matchup at Heinz Field Sunday afternoon against the visiting Minnesota Vikings, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense stood tall once again, shutting down a high-powered attack despite Case Keenum filling in for an injured Sam Bradford. Against the Vikings, the tackling was much improved from a Week…


Film Room: Tyson Alualu Will Do

As should be common knowledge by now, the Pittsburgh Steelers required on Sunday the extended services of defensive end Tyson Alualu in the wake of Stephon Tuitt’s arm injury suffered two plays into the game. The 2017 free agent acquisition as a result actually ended up playing more snaps than…



Tuitt Injury A Reminder Of Importance Of Tyson Alualu’s Signing

I can’t help but wonder how many snaps Tyson Alualu would have played during Sunday’s game had Pittsburgh Steelers starting defensive end Stephon Tuitt not suffered an arm injury that limited him to just a couple of snaps. But one thing seems assured, and that is that he is going…


Tomlin Not Surprised By Sunday Play Of Chickillo, Alualu

The Pittsburgh Steelers didn’t have starting outside linebacker Bud Dupree for their 2017 regular season opener against the Cleveland Browns as he sat out the game with a listed shoulder injury. In addition to Dupree missing the game, starting defensive end Stephon Tuitt exited Sunday’s contest against the Browns with…


2017 NFL Week 1: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you once again and welcome to the weekend. The 2017 NFL season got underway Thursday night and we were treated to the New England Patriots losing at home to the Kansas City Chiefs 42-27 at home. Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith had a very solid game…


Steelers Training Camp Recap: Defensive Line

Now that the 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp has concluded, we’re recapping everything that went down over these past 16 practices. We’ll break down each play, position-by-position, with final winners and losers at the end. We’re moving over to the defense and the defensive line. Defensive Line Cam Heyward: Ho-hum for Heyward, who…


Film Room: Tyson Alualu Shows Veteran Experience

It wouldn’t exactly be accurate to portray any of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ outside signings during free agency this offseason as big splashes, but if any of them could even contend for that distinction, it would be the addition of veteran defensive lineman Tyson Alualu, who is expected to be a…



Steelers Vs Giants Positional Grades

Pittsburgh Steelers football is back, and it couldn’t have come at a better time. Making the trip to the Meadowlands Friday night to take on the New York Giants in the first preseason game of the season, the Steelers — without the services of some key offensive starters — managed…


Steelers Vs. Giants Preseason Week 1: 10 Defensive Players To Watch

The Pittsburgh Steelers will open their 2017 preseason Friday night on the road against the New York Giants and while quite a few starters will sit the contest out due to either injuries or a coaching decision, there will still be plenty of younger players worth paying close attention to…


John Mitchell Is ‘Very, Very Excited’ About New DL Tyson Alualu

The Pittsburgh Steelers signing of unrestricted free agent defensive lineman Tyson Alualu during the offseason might fly under the radar on the national level as the former first round draft pick of the Jacksonville Jaguars never really lived up to his selection status during his first seven years in the…


New Faces 2017: DE Tyson Alualu

We are now at a point during the offseason in which we find ourselves looking at training camp just around the corner for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the league, and a lot has changed for them over the course of the past several months. They have lost a number…



2017 Training Camp Battle Preview: D-Line Rotation

As the calendar has finally hit the late-July date that signals the start of training camp for the Pittsburgh Steelers, we turn our attentions for the next few weeks to just that, training camp, the necessary respite for all football fans who have been the past six weeks wondering what…