2020 Steelers Preseason RB Group Overview

A little bit about the strengths & weaknesses of each Steelers RB in draft slot order: Conner, James 17/3 “The Presumed Starter” Conner is a average or slightly above-average runner who gets some mileage out of volume–value that is somewhat mitigated by his issues with fumbling (once every 90.4 touches) and durability. He has some...

Wk 16 recap Bills at Steelers: Beyond “It”

The Steelers have played much worse on offense, with much better talent available and vs worse competition. The difference is: this wasn’t a letdown, it was just a case of fear + lack of talent to be flexible on offense. The fear, however, wasn’t on the part of the rookie undrafted/unsigned QB making his 4th...

Wk 15 recap Steelers at Cardinals: Takeaways

Takeaways: this game had ’em, this season has them in abundance, the Steelers defense like Rolling Rock has 33, and I’ve got many. Maybe not 33 like they do, but here goes… The fake punt was a mistake, doesn’t matter whose fault it is, doesn’t matter who took the blame. The takeaway is: even when...

Wk 14 recap Steelers vs Browns: Who Are These Guys?

I’d wager that, in the Summer of 2018, a large percentage of even diehard football fans of your Pittsburgh Steelers had next to no idea who half the guys who played yesterday were. Devlin Hodges Deon Cain Telvin Jones Benny Snell Kerrith Whyte Jaylen Samuels Nick Vannett Matt Feiler B.J. Finney Diontae Johnson Steven Nelson...