• Armchair GM – Steelers Draft Grade 'Incomplete'

    Lot’s of Project Players. Wow, my head is spinning from this one. This Draft should have been very solid with easy to understand picks. It was anything but. The night started off badly with the Cincinnati Bengals pulling a low class move and being spoilers, drafting the very unfortunate...
  • The Bengals Jackson Pick: A Punk Move by a Punk Team

    The Cincinnati Bengals will never succeed as long as they pull moves like this. While the Bengals did have a need for a Cornerback it was deemed lower on the priority list by majority of the pundits. Wide Receiver, Running Back, Defensive Line and Offensive line needs were all...
  • Armchair GM – Final 2016 Mock Draft

    I’m happier with this Mock Draft than I’ve been in a few years and I anticipate the Steelers having a great Draft despite not having quality draft positions. Coming down the Stretch Steelers filled a roster spot with Ladarius Green. Green has been second fiddle to future Hall of...
  • Armchair GM: What Steelers Player's Visits Tell Us

    We all know the Steelers 30th ranked pass defense is in need of help but the players visits give a good indication of where the Steelers will be going for the rest of the Draft. Some of visits are not surprising but there’s more than one that raises an...
  • Armchair GM – Countdown to No Michael Vick

    NFL Free Agency begins Wednesday, March 9th, 4:00 and thus should end the blackest time in the history of the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Michael Vick era. It will be a joy to go to the Steelers web page and look at the roster and not see his name there....
  • Armchair GM – Pre-Combine 2016 Steelers Mock Draft 2.0

    Heroes and Zeros We need to do a quick accounting of where the Steelers have positions of weakness. The Defense – Mostly zeroish… Cornerback William Gay – Hero (as veteran presence and slot corner) Antwan Blake – Zero (barely adequate backup nothing more) Ross Cockrell – Hero-ish (not yet...
  • An Open Letter to Bud Dupree About My Open Letter

    First, I’m honored you took the time to tweet on my Open Letter regarding Michael Vick. @pbblitz this is stupid — Big Bud (@Bud_Dupree) January 20, 2016 And I want to let you know how I think of you. From my 2015 Draft Analysis: “1st Rd –  Alvin Dupree,...
  • Open Letter to Art Rooney III Regarding Michael Vick

    “As that dog lay on the ground, fighting for air, Quanis Phillips grabbed its front legs and Michael Vick grabbed its back legs. They swung the dog over their head like a jump rope then slammed it to the ground. The first impact didn’t kill it. So, Phillips and...
  • Armchair GM – The Beginning of the Brandon Boykin Era?

    Everybody in Steeler Nation was elated after hearing of the acquisition of Brandon Boykin. We all figured there finally some competition to get the under performing and way overpaid , Cortez Allen to shape up or ship out. Then, the 26 Million Dollar Man then went down. Oh, good,...
Game Day Grub

The Roethlis-Burger

Look, up in the sky. It’s a hamburger… it’s a cheeseburger… it’s the Roethlisburger! This burger/sausage behemoth, named after Pittsburgh Steelers’ QB, was created by Peppi’s Old Tyme Sandwich Shop during Big Ben’s rookie season.