William Gay

Sean Davis

Tomlin On Confidence In Steelers’ Secondary: ‘Ask Me About Midnight Or So On Monday’

During his Tuesday press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin did his usual praising of the team’s upcoming opponent ahead of Monday night’s game against the Washington Redskins and that included him spending time talking about how good their secondary is and what a formidable challenge they’ll likely be….


Steelers Name Team Captains For 2016 Season

The Pittsburgh Steelers named their team captains for the 2016 season on Monday and none of this year’s choices should come as a surprise. As you would expect, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was chosen to be the Steelers offensive captain once again and this marks the eighth time that has happened in…

Ross Cockrell

Newly-Shaped Cornerback Group Lacks Physical Presence

You might recall back during the draft that I invoked the name Justin Gilbert in referencing the Pittsburgh Steelers’ selection of cornerback Artie Burns in the first round, noting that the team wanted to draft him the year he came out in 2014, and that Burns fits the same sort…


Bryan: 2016 Steelers 53-Man Roster Prediction: Final Edition

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have closed out their 2016 preseason, it’s time for me to release my final 53-man roster prediction. Please note that this prediction has two sections. The top section is what I predict the 53-man roster to look like Saturday evening right after 4 p.m. deadline….

Artie Burns

2016 South Side Questions: What Is The Role For Artie Burns?

The preseason has ended, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While training camp and the preseason might have seen a lot of work put into the team and…


Missed Tackles Report: Steelers Vs Saints

Much like my former colleague Jon Ledyard did last season tracking missed tackles per game, it returns this season under my watch, starting with the third preseason game against the New Orleans Saints last Friday. Against New Orleans, the Pittsburgh Steelers missed 14 tackles as a team. Here’s how the…


Report: Steelers Open To Signing CB Keenan Lewis Once He’s Healthy

Veteran free agent cornerback Keenan Lewis has recently come and gone and even though the Pittsburgh Steelers decided against signing their former fourth-round draft pick, it appears as though they’ve left open the possibility of doing just that as soon as he can prove he’s 100 percent healthy. According to…

Sean Davis

Practice Dime Package Shuffles Gay To Slot, Davis To Safety

According to multiple media reports, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie cornerback, and first-round draft pick, Artie Burns finally returned to full practice yesterday. And when he did so, in live scrimmages, there was an interesting change that might prove to be lasting, over time. No, not a change in throwing Burns in…


Keenan Lewis Reunion Would Continue Steelers’ Tradition

I don’t want to pretend the ink has been put on the paper yet but Keenan Lewis re-signing with the Pittsburgh Steelers would be just another in a long line of Steel City reunions. So let’s get a little nostalgic with the previous players who left for greener pastures but…


Training Camp Statistical Recap: All 14 Practices

Quick note to start with since the title is a tad misleading. Only tabulating numbers from the non-joint practices. Take out the session that was rained out and we’re really looking at 11 total practices, two new ones since our last look. We’ll break things down the same way as…