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Behind the Steel Curtain 10 hours ago
The best remaining NFL Free Agents the Steelers could still target

The best remaining NFL Free Agents the Steelers could still target

Photo by Jason Miller/ The Pittsburgh Steelers don’t have a ton of salary cap space remaining, but it doesn’t mean they can’t create more space for another move in free agency. The Pittsburgh Steelers had four player acquisitions last week, not to mention a ton of XFL players signed, and it has their fan base in a frenzy as they anticipate the upcoming 2020 season. The team acquired fullback Derek Watt, tight end Eric Ebron and guard Stefen Wisniewski via free agency. Shortly following the addition of Ebron it was announced the team traded with the Baltimore Ravens, only the...

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Behind the Steel Curtain 12 hours ago
The Steelers shouldn’t even consider bringing Martavis Bryant back

The Steelers shouldn’t even consider bringing Martavis Bryant back

Photo by Mark Alberti/ Icon Sportswire Yes, former Steelers receiver Martavis Bryant showed great ability at one time. But that time was long ago, and he’s screwed up way too many second chances for Pittsburgh to give him yet another one. What is it with the ongoing love for Martavis Bryant from Steelers fans? I only ask because there is a bit of a groundswell of opinion within a certain segment of the fan base that Pittsburgh should resign the 2014 fourth-round pick out of Clemson and give him yet another chance. No offense, but are you crazy? These are the same fans who...
Still Curtain 16 hours ago

Steelers draft: Defensive prospects for the later rounds

Offseason for the Steelers is beginning to take shape. How should they add depth to the linebacking corps? Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker, Bud Dupree, has earned the franchise tag. Offensive guard, Ramon Foster has retired. Outside linebacker, Anthony Chickillo has been released along with inside linebacker, Mark Barron. B.J. Finney is a Seahawk and Tyler […] Steelers draft: Defensive prospects for the later rounds - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Behind the Steel Curtain 16 hours ago
Podcast: QB Depth is the Steelers biggest weakness heading into 2020

Podcast: QB Depth is the Steelers biggest weakness heading into 2020

In a brand new show titled ‘Yeah, I said it’, we talk about some burning topics surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Pittsburgh Steelers have some depth issues at several positions, but which is the worst of them all? Could the QB depth be the worst of them all? This is where the newest BTSC podcast “Yeah, I Said It” comes in. My co-host on ‘The Standard is the Standard’, Lance Williams talks about why the Steelers finally have a top-notch defensive secondary. Time to deliver the goods on the latest show. If you haven’t heard, we have a YouTube channel, and the main reason...
Still Curtain 17 hours ago

5 sleeper players the Steelers could target in the 2020 NFL Draft

The NFL Draft is just around the corner, and the Steelers are shorthanded on selections this year. Here are five sleeper players Pittsburgh could target. Even without a first-round pick in 2020, Steelers fans have plenty of reason to be excited about the NFL Draft this year. Last year, Pittsburgh got some pleasant production out […] 5 sleeper players the Steelers could target in the 2020 NFL Draft - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Behind the Steel Curtain 17 hours ago
Black and Gold Links: Derek Watt to the Steelers wasn’t all about playing with his brother

Black and Gold Links: Derek Watt to the Steelers wasn’t all about playing with his brother

Photo by Joe Sargent/ Time to check on the latest news surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Pittsburgh Steelers 2019 season is officially over. After finishing the year 8-8, the Steelers, and their vast fan base, has another long offseason awaiting them. Just because the games are done doesn’t mean we stop providing you with features, commentary and opinions to tide you over throughout the offseason! Today in the black-and-gold links article we take a look at how Derek Watt coming to the Steelers wasn’t all about playing with brother T.J., like many thought. Let’s get to the...
WATCH: James Harrison curls with two Steelers Lombardi trophies

WATCH: James Harrison curls with two Steelers Lombardi trophies

Harrison got creative for his latest workout that he posted to Instagram.
Still Curtain Mar 27, 2020

Ben Roethlisberger has ‘no doubts’ about playing well in 2020

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be the latest aging passer to attempt a comeback after sustaining a serious injury. At 38-years-old and recovering from a serious elbow injury, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger already has the deck stacked against him heading into the 2020 season. Despite his current circumstances, Roethlisberger doesn’t sound like he’s […] Ben Roethlisberger has ‘no doubts’ about playing well in 2020 - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Friday Night Steelers Six Pack of questions: Offseason, Vol. 13

Friday Night Steelers Six Pack of questions: Offseason, Vol. 13

Photo by Zach Bolinger/Icon Sportswire via There is plenty to talk about regarding all things black-and-gold! Several people have asked if we could bring back the Friday Night Open Thread. I had moved the event to Saturday morning, but after minimal success, I decided to bring it back to Friday night — with a slight twist. I liked the Saturday Six-Pack theme, so I decided to just take the six questions and move them to Friday night. Say hello to Friday Night Six-Pack of Steelers Questions and open thread! The rules haven’t changed... Quick rundown of the ground rules. I’ll ask at...
Terrell Edmunds, and brothers, do their part to help their community during the COVID-19 crisis

Terrell Edmunds, and brothers, do their part to help their community during the COVID-19 crisis

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports The Pittsburgh Steelers’ Edmunds brothers did their part to help their community during the coronavirus pandemic. The Edmunds family is a special family when it pertains to the National Football League. The three brothers (Terrell Edmunds, Trey Edmunds and Tremain Edmunds) are just the second family of three to have all siblings play professionally in the NFL, the other being the Watt brothers (T.J. Watt, Derek Watt, J.J. Watt). These three brothers, who of which play for the Pittsburgh Steelers, take the bond of brotherhood in a football locker room...
Steelers add 4th XFL player, and a familiar face, to their offseason roster

Steelers add 4th XFL player, and a familiar face, to their offseason roster

Photo by Jacob Kupferman/ The Pittsburgh Steelers continue their adding of XFL players to their offseason roster, and the latest addition spent time within the organization in 2019. The Pittsburgh Steelers have been signing plenty of players from the XFL in recent days, and they continued this trend on Friday when they signed a familiar face to a contract. That would be none other than long snapper/linebacker Christian Kuntz, who played for the Dallas Renegades in the XFL this year. Steelers add a fourth XFL player - LS/LB Christian Kuntz. He spent the 2019 training camp with the...
Contract details for Eric Ebron and the impact on the Steelers’ salary cap

Contract details for Eric Ebron and the impact on the Steelers’ salary cap

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports With the overall salary already reported, the specifics and salary cap implications can now be calculated Almost a week after it was reported tight end Eric Ebron was signing with the Pittsburgh Steelers on a two-year deal worth $12 million, the specific amount of the contract and how they implicate the salary cap have now been made available. According to the Houston Chronicle’s Aaron Wilson, Ebron will earn a $1 million salary in 2020 along with a $5 million signing bonus. Eric Ebron (Steelers), two years, $12M ($5M signing bonus), salaries $1M,...
Steelers Film Room: Derek Watt, Kick/Punt Returns

Steelers Film Room: Derek Watt, Kick/Punt Returns

Photo by Sean M. Haffey/ Looking at Derek Watt as a blocker on both punt and kick returns. In part 1 I looked at Derek Watt on kick and punt teams, and how good he was on those teams. His value should really be felt on the Steelers punt team, a team that ranked 4th worst in the NFL according to Football Outsiders DVOA. On the other side of special teams, kick and punt returns, the Steelers ranked 3rd in the NFL in punt return DVOA, but 2nd worst in kick return DVOA. The rise of Diontae Johnson returning punts was a huge reason for the high punt return value, while the Steelers didn’t...
Still Curtain Mar 27, 2020

Analyzing Steelers offensive line in 2020 after offseason moves

The Steelers have had quite the shake-up on the offensive line early this offseason. Here’s a look at the projected starters and primary backups in 2020. It’s funny how quickly things can change in professional sports. While football has more consistency from year to year than others, we’ve witnessed first hand with the Steelers this […] Analyzing Steelers offensive line in 2020 after offseason moves - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Eric Ebron's not-so-warm welcome to the Pittsburgh Steelers

Eric Ebron's not-so-warm welcome to the Pittsburgh Steelers

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports One member of the local Pittsburgh sports media did anything but lay out the welcome mat for newly acquired Steelers TE Eric Ebron. As I was scouring through various sports news sites this morning looking for anything Steelers related, I found a multiple of articles pertaining to newly acquired Pittsburgh Steelers TE Eric Ebron, which makes total sense considering that Ebron is undoubtedly the highest profile free agency acquisition for the Steelers this offseason. Admittedly I always strive to resist writing about subjects that might already be slightly...

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    Bud Dupree

    Steelers draft: Defensive prospects for the later rounds

  • 1 Anthony Chickillo

    Anthony Chickillo

    Steelers draft: Defensive prospects for the later rounds

  • 1 B.J. Finney

    B.J. Finney

    Steelers draft: Defensive prospects for the later rounds

  • 1 Ramon Foster

    Ramon Foster

    Steelers draft: Defensive prospects for the later rounds

  • 1 Mark Barron

    Mark Barron

    Steelers draft: Defensive prospects for the later rounds

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