Week 15


Roetlisberger Might Have To Use Shorter Passing Game Against Broncos

Heading into Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had been averaging nearly 9 deep pass attempts a game. That average, however, took a hit Sunday as the Steelers quarterback chose not to throw the football down the field very much against the Bengals. Roethlisberger only…

Markus Wheaton Steelers

Steelers vs Falcons Film Review: Markus Wheaton

Pittsburgh Steelers second-year wide receiver Markus Wheaton has had an up and down season, and perhaps not the debut starting performance that he was hoping for, even though it started off quite well. Through 14 games, he still has just two touchdowns, while rookie Martavis Bryant has seven on his…

Mike Adams Head Shot

Steelers vs Falcons Film Review: Mike Adams

Mike Adams, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2012 former second-round draft pick who was as recently as the start of last season viewed as the team’s potential left tackle of the season, has been solidly entrenched in the swing tackle job since his benching after the fourth game of last year. Since…

Sean Spence

Steelers vs Falcons Film Review: Sean Spence

Third-year Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Sean Spence has been starting the majority of the season in the absence—and more recently, the presence—of rookie Ryan Shazier, who began the season as a starter but has since been limited primarily to special teams. While he has been adequate, Spence has had issues…

Vince Williams Headshot

Steelers vs Falcons Film Review: Vince Williams

Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Vince Williams has been logging the majority of the snaps alongside Lawrence Timmons over the course of the last several weeks, after hardly seeing any time in the beginning of the season. Of course, rookie Ryan Shazier was the starting inside linebacker at the beginning of…


Steelers vs Falcons Film Review: Martavis Bryant

Although he only finished the game with three catches for 31 yards against the Atlanta Falcons, I liked some of the things that Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Martavis Bryant showed during the game, including some things away from the ball. This catch early on in the game, for example….


Steelers vs Falcons Film Review: Counter Power

The Pittsburgh Steelers found great success against the Bengals using the counter power with the pulling guard two weeks ago. Of course, it’s a play that they’ve run throughout the season, but it took on a greater stature following its clinical application on the field in Cincinnati. The offensive line,…


2014 NFL Week 15 TOX Stats

Week 15 of the NFL season got underway Thursday night and here are you updated TOX stats from Week 15. In Week 15 the teams with a plus two or better TOX number went 7-1 (87.5%). The only team to buck the stat in Week 15 were the New York…


Steelers Vs. Falcons Game Rewind – Second Half

Breakdown of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 27-20 win over the Atlanta Falcons in Week 15. Second Half – 46 yard completion to Devin Hester to begin the second half. Eight in the box for the Steelers with a safety blitz. Only two defenders to the screen side on the catch. Schematic…


Steelers Vs. Falcons Game Rewind – First Half

Breakdown of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 27-20 win over the Atlanta Falcons in Week 15. First Half – Kick return unit. Front five: Arthur Moats, Vince Williams, Robert Golden, Sean Spence, Antwon Blake. Matt Spaeth/Michael Palmer, Cody Wallace/Will Johnson form the wedge, and Josh Harris served as the upback for Markus…


David Todd: Quick Thoughts: Steelers Versus Falcons

The Pittsburgh Steelers continued their December playoff push with a 27-20 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday in the Georgia Dome. The win raised their record to 9-5 and means the team could clinch their first playoff berth in three seasons with a home win over Kansas City this…