The Steel Study Podcast, Season #2, Episode #47: 5/21/22: Catching Up on Recent Steelers News, Positions with Work Yet to Be Done, and Overcrowded Position Rooms

By Jeremy Hritz Welcome to The Steel Study Podcast, episode #47! I am your host, Jeremy Hritz, tremendously grateful for you joining me here today as I catch you up on recent Steelers news, including rookie contracts, GM search, and other juicy black and gold morsels. I also spend some time examining those position inContinue reading “The Steel Study Podcast, Season #2, Episode #47: 5/21/22: Catching Up on Recent Steelers News, Positions with Work Yet to Be Done, and Overcrowded Position Rooms”

2022 Steelers Positional Evaluations: Inside Linebacker – Uncertainty Makes ILB a Priority This Offseason

By Jeremy Hritz What was believed to be a position of strength to begin the 2021 season turned out to be one of the weakest, as both Joe Schobert and Devin Bush underperformed and failed to live up to linebacker standards of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Schobert, who was known more as a force in passContinue reading “2022 Steelers Positional Evaluations: Inside Linebacker – Uncertainty Makes ILB a Priority This Offseason”

Study Session, Season #2, Episode #221: 2/1/22: Evaluating the Steelers Inside Backer Room

By Jeremy Hritz Happy Tuesday, Steel Studians, and welcome to episode #221 of the Study Session. Join me today as I analyze the middle linebackers and the path forward at the position this offseason. Much gratitude to you for supporting The Steel Study and for sharing with your family and friends, it means the worldContinue reading “Study Session, Season #2, Episode #221: 2/1/22: Evaluating the Steelers Inside Backer Room”

Five Surprises After Steelers Training Camp Concludes

By Jeremy Hritz The Steelers wrapped up training camp at Heinz Field yesterday, on a rainy Western, PA afternoon, and took one step closer to the conclusion of preseason preparations for week 1 against the Buffalo Bills. Cuts started this week, as the team slightly trimmed their roster from 90 to 85, and will doContinue reading “Five Surprises After Steelers Training Camp Concludes”

Study Session, Episode #73: 8/13/21: Post-Game Discussion of Steelers Vs. Eagles – Highlights, High Points, and Disappointments

By Jeremy Hritz Happy Friday, Steel Studians! Thank you for joining me for episode #73 of the Study Session, as I discuss last night’s preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles. I talk about those players who performed well, who struggled, and what it means for the team moving forward. As always, thank you for supportingContinue reading “Study Session, Episode #73: 8/13/21: Post-Game Discussion of Steelers Vs. Eagles – Highlights, High Points, and Disappointments”

Study Session, Episode #40: 6/30/21: Getting Defensive About the Defensive Depth

GRATITUDE! We made it to episode #40, and we have you to thank! Enjoy episode #40, as Jeremy talks about depth on the defensive side of the football and which position defensively is the deepest… if you can even make that argument. Thank you for listening! Drop us a line at thesteelstudy@gmail.com and follow usContinue reading “Study Session, Episode #40: 6/30/21: Getting Defensive About the Defensive Depth”

Steelers Depth Chart Analysis: Inside Linebacker

By Jeremy Hritz Our study of the 2021 Steelers depth chart continues with a look at the inside linebacker position. ILB was a spot annihilated by injuries last season, and it was a primary reason for the drastic drop off in quality of play on defense, as players cycled in and out, resulting in aContinue reading “Steelers Depth Chart Analysis: Inside Linebacker”