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Expect Giants To Feed The Football To Sterling Shepard Sunday

Little heads up for Pittsburgh Steelers’ fans and yeah, probably fantasy football players too. Sterling Shepard could be in for a big week. Two days after being snubbed by Eli Manning, failing to receive a single target in the New York Giants’ 27-13 win over the Cleveland Browns, Manning apologized…


Steelers’ DBs Showing Smarts, Athleticism In Two Interception Day

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ secondary has been much maligned this year. From shoddy tackling, big plays allowed, and not enough created, there hasn’t been remarkable improvement for most of the year. But thanks to some of the pressure that’s been created the past two weeks, this group has taken shape. And…


Steelers Rookies Providing Glimpses Into Defensive Future

When was the last time that the Pittsburgh Steelers entrusted this much playing time to not one, not two, but yet three rookies, all on the defensive side of the ball? I’m pretty sure they even said it during the broadcast of the Colts game, but I don’t remember. I…



Javon Hargrave Continues Strong Play In Heyward’s Absence

In the two games since the Pittsburgh Steelers placed defensive captain Cameron Heyward on the injured reserve list, the defense has improved both in terms of the running game and in getting the quarterback on the ground. while the Colts last night racked up some garbage rushing yards on the…


Steelers Feeling Absence Of Second-Year Draftees Against Colts

Yesterday, I brought to you good news about the Pittsburgh Steelers’ rookie draft class. All of their top three draft picks are in the starting lineup, with first-round cornerback Artie Burns at right cornerback, second-round safety Sean Davis at strong safety, and third-round defensive tackle Javon Hargrave at nose tackle…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Browns

Brief game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 24-9 win over the Cleveland Browns. First Half – Kick coverage from left to right: Justin Gilbert-Sean Davis-Sammie Coates-Roosevelt Nix-Vince Williams-Chris Boswell-Tyler Matakevich-Anthony Chickillo-Fitzgerald Toussaint-Al-Hajj Shabazz-Artie Burns – The missed deep ball to Antonio Brown. That was Todd Haley’s Indy Z Post. Throw…


Steelers Vs. Browns: Player Snap Counts – Week 11

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Cleveland Browns 24-9 Sunday on the road and a few things stick out when you look at the initial snap counts from the game. On offense, backup tackle Chris Hubbard played 12 snaps against the Browns as an extra blocker on the end of the…


Wexell: Expect Sean Davis To Start Sunday

Over the course of the past couple of weeks, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been making tweaks to their secondary on the back end, largely doing so to get their rookie defensive backs more involved. First-round cornerback Artie Burns was moved into the starting lineup, while second-round safety for the past…




Tomlin Explains Why Shabazz Dressed Over Gilbert Against Ravens

This past Saturday, the Pittsburgh Steelers promoted cornerback Al-Hajj Shabazz from their practice squad to the 53-man roster and many speculated that transaction was a sign that veteran cornerback William Gay might miss Sunday’s game against the Baltimore Ravens because of a foot injury. As it turned out, Gay played…


Steelers Vs. Ravens: Player Snap Counts – Week 9

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered another embarrassing road loss to a team with a sub .500 record on Sunday and now enter Week 10 with a 4-4 record. The initial snap counts from the Week 9 loss to the Baltimore Ravens are now in and as usual, here is a recap of the…


Steelers Vs. Ravens 2016 Week 9: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2016 Week 9 Pittsburgh Steelers (4-3) vs. Baltimore Ravens (3-4) Kickoff: 1:00 p.m. ET Site: M&T Bank Stadium (71,008) • Baltimore, Md. Playing Surface: Sportexe Momentum TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Ian Eagle (play-by-play), Rich Gannon (color analyst), Evan Washburn (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network –…


Week 9 Steelers Vs Ravens – What To Watch For

Hey, look, it’s Sunday, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are playing. I remember that. It seems like a while ago since their last game, made to seem even longer when you consider that it’s now been four weeks since they last won a game, riding a two-game losing streak into their…