Tyson Alualu

Film Room: Tyson Alualu Holding Down The Fort

The Pittsburgh Steelers wanted to bring in a player of the caliber of somebody like Tyson Alualu this offseason for precisely the sort of scenario that they have been dealing with for most of the season, with a starter down along the line. Of course, they also want to be…


No Tuitt, No Problem For Steelers’ Run Defense

When it was announced that the Pittsburgh Steelers would be without the services of Stephon Tuitt for their week seven matchup against the Cincinnati Bengals, worry began to set in. Tuitt had already missed two games earlier this season, with the Steelers giving up 91 and 222 rushing yards in…


Today A Timely Moment For Tyson Alualu To Step Up

The Pittsburgh Steelers paid good money in the offseason in order to bolster their defensive line depth by acquiring veteran Tyson Alualu, who spent his prior seven seasons playing for the Jaguars, often as a starter, but in recent years more as a rotational depth player. He was added to…


2017 NFL Week 7: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday and welcome to the weekend. I’m glad all of you made it through another week. The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday at Heinz Field and if they win that game, they will be the new No. 1 seed in the AFC entering Week 8. While…


Tyson Alualu Still Rooting For Jaguars (Just Not Today)

During his seven-year tenure with the Jacksonville Jaguars, first-round draft pick Tyson Alualu patiently awaited the promised turnaround for the franchise. A couple of first-round quarterbacks into it by now, the team seems to be making headway, but there is uncertainty over how far they can go with what they…


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…