Archive for the ‘Pittsburgh Steelers’ Category

Steelers QB Dwayne Haskins to compete with Mason Rudolph for starting role

Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Dwayne Haskins looks to take over the QB position in Pittsburgh.

As Steelers prepare for Ben Roethlisberger retirement, Mike Tomlin says he’s prioritizing mobile replacement

Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

The Steelers currently have backup quarterbacks Mason Rudolph and Dwayne Haskins on their roster. Ruduloph, who has been with the franchise since 2018 and served as the Steelers' primary back-up since 2019, is under contract through 2022. He is projected to earn just over $4 million next season.

As Steelers prepare for Ben Roethlisberger retirement, Mike Tomlin says he’s prioritizing mobile replacement

Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

The Steelers currently have backup quarterbacks Mason Rudolph and Dwayne Haskins on their roster. Ruduloph, who has been with the franchise since 2018 and served as the Steelers' primary back-up since 2019, is under contract through 2022. He is projected to earn just over $4 million next season.

Farewell to a Hero: Remembering the complete career of Ben Roethlisberger

Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

While Ben easily might have left the team during those dark times seeking a change of scenery, he chose to remain in Pittsburgh where he continued to thrill fans and become the consummate leader to his teammates. Even after Ben married Ashley Harlan in 2011 and they started their beautiful family, the nasty barbs continued. But Ben blocked out the noise and continued to focus on family and football.

Reserve receivers top the Steelers offensive Pro Football Focus Wild Card grades

Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

For reference sake, the Steelers played 68 snaps on offense in their Wild Card game. Overall Top 5 (regardless of position) WR James Washington: 77.2 (23 snaps) WR Ray-Ray McCloud: 75.5 (14 snaps) TE Pat Freiermuth: 67.4 (31 snaps) RB Kalen Ballage: 67.1 (20 snaps) C J.C. Hassenauer: 65.6 (68 snaps) Bottom 5 (regardless of position) G Trai Turner: 52.4 (68 snaps) RB Najee Harris: 49.7 (30 snaps) G John Leglue: 47.1 (68 snaps) OT Chuks Okorafor: 46.8 (55 snaps) QB Ben Roethlisberger: 35.8 (68 sna...

Gerry Dulac: Steelers end their season with more questions than answers

Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

But there they were, exiting the postseason in a manner that has afflicted them all season — no offensive production in the first half and a defense that allowed 510 yards to the Kansas City Chiefs in a 42-21 defeat. Losing to the Chiefs, who are trying to get to the Super Bowl for the third year in a row, was not a surprise. Nor was the manner in which they lost.

Steelers face reboot as Roethlisberger departs

Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

PITTSBURGH – Ben Roethlisberger came back for one more run, wanting a chance for his final performance to not be a lopsided first-round playoff loss. Even with his closest friends gone. Even with a first-year offensive coordinator.

Steelers face long-overdue reboot as Roethlisberger exits

Monday, January 17th, 2022

Ben Roethlisberger came back for one more run, wanting a chance for his final performance to not be a lopsided first-round playoff loss. Even with his closest friends gone. Even with a first-year offensive coordinator.

Steelers’ Ben Roethlisberger reflects on legacy after playoff loss: ‘It has just truly been a blessing’

Monday, January 17th, 2022

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered their fourth straight playoff loss after a 42-21 blowout at the hands of the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night but despite the score, veteran quarterback Ben Roethlisberger still feels "blessed" to have played in what will likely be his last NFL game. Roethlisberger was able to extend the 2021 season for another game – a game he previously said the Steelers "don’t have a chance" in.

T.J. Watt says fixing Steelers defense starts with stopping the run

Monday, January 17th, 2022

The Steelers run defense was the worst in the NFL last season.