Posted August 23, 2013 on
When the Kansas City Chiefs kick-off against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday night, this game could prove pivotal for five players hoping to make an impact on the 2013 season. So who needs to shine Saturday night for KC?

Steelers CB Cortez Allen Progressing Nicely As Third Preseason Game Approaches

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen missed nearly all of training camp after having minor knee surgery several weeks ago, but head coach Mike Tomlin hinted Thursday that the third-year player might be healthy enough to play Saturday night in the third preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs. According to Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest, […] Steelers CB Cortez Allen...

Steelers land RB Felix Jones in a trade for LB Adrian Robinson

According to Adam Caplan the Philadelphia Eagles traded their in state rival running back Felix Jones today for linebacker Adrian Robinson.  Felix Jones was on the roster bubble, and this was a good trade for both teams.  With the injury to Le’Veon Bell the Steelers wanted a back that can catch the ball out the […]

Chiefs learn to play to Smith's strengths in preseason win

It meant nothing and everything -- well, maybe not everything, but close -- in the same baited breath. Losing in the NFL in August amounts to the same deal as winning in the NFL in August (bubkes), unless, of course, you're a Kansas City Chiefs fan. No, if you're a Chiefs fan, as the minutes tick by, you get a little clammy, a little sweaty and start having Tyler Thigpen...

Steelers trade for RB Felix Jones

The Pittsburgh Steelers have acquired running back Felix Jones in a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles sent Jones to the Steelers in exchange for linebacker Adrian Robinson. Robinson was signed by the 

Smith, Chiefs down Steelers in OT

The Pittsburgh Steelers spent 25 minutes knocking around Alex Smith. The Kansas City Chiefs' new quarterback responded with 5 minutes of nearly flawless football, the kind that provided a glimmer of what could be for a player -- and a team -- in the midst of rebuilding. Smith guided the Chiefs to a pair of scoring drives late in the first half in a 26-20 overtime victory over...

The return of David Johnson helps add depth for razor thin TE corps

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been decimated by injuries at the tight end position; however, the team did get one TE back on the practice field – David Johnson. Johnson was activated from the physically-unable-to-perform list on Wednesday and took part in the afternoon practice. The added depth at tight end was a boost to the team as they await the return of starter Heath Miller...

Steelers Versus Chiefs: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV & Radio Schedule

Kansas City Chiefs (0-2) vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (0-2) Kickoff: 7:30 p.m., ET Site: Heinz Field (65,500) • Pittsburgh, Pa. Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Bob Pompeani (play-by-play), Edmund Nelson (color analyst), Jeff Verszyla (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970) Announcers: Bill...

Jarvis Jones suffers a chest injury, taken to an area hosptial

According to’s Around the League,  Steelers rookie linebacker Jarvis Jones left tonight’s game with a chest injury. Jarvis Jones left in the fourth quarter for Steelers with a chest injury. Return is questionable. — NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) August 25, 2013 I’m really not sure why Jones was playing in the fourth quarter.  The Steelers are going to need him...

Le’Veon Bell will not need surgery

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will not need surgery to repair his sprained right foot. The Steelers and Bell had held out hope that the running back would not need Lisfranc surgery. Bell could be ready to return to the playing field in six weeks if all goes well. That would put the second-round pick on the field as early as Week 3. Tomlin: Bell has mid-foot sprain...

What Can Beachum Do For You?

By Matthew Marczi More specifically, what can Kelvin Beachum do for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2013? There has been some discussion, fueled by the likes of Ed Bouchette and Dale Lolley, that Beachum has possibly earned the right to start over Marcus Gilbert at right tackle, and they have used shaky reports from camp in […] What Can Beachum Do For You? is a post from: Steelers Depot...

CB Cortez Allen And TE David Johnson Expected To Play Against Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers should get two key players back Saturday night in their third preseason game of the season against the Kansas City Chiefs as both cornerback Cortez Allen and tight end David Johnson are in uniform. Allen returned to practice prior to the Monday night game against the Washington Redskins after being sidelined following […] CB Cortez Allen And TE David Johnson...

Ex-KC Chiefs Cheerleader Rachel Wray Back In MMA Cage On Saturday

We know Rachel Wray would kick our ass; she would probably crush you, too. A former Kansas City Chiefs cheerleader-turned-amateur MMA fighter, Wray…

Breakdown Of Steelers DE Cameron Heyward Versus Redskins

By Alex Kozora A look at Pittsburgh Steelers’ defensive end Cameron Heyward Monday night against the Washington Redskins. First Drive Snaps: 4 Run/Pass: 0/4 Play-by-Play - 1st and 10, :50. Heyward enters the game during the Redskins’ two minute offense, reason for the four passes. Stunts with Jarvis Jones on the first play. Loops around […] Breakdown Of Steelers DE Cameron...

Steelers acquire RB Jones from Eagles

The Pittsburgh Steelers bolstered their injury-plagued backfield on Friday, acquiring running back Felix Jones from Philadelphia for linebacker Adrian Robinson. The deal is pending each player passing a physical. The 26-year-old Jones gives the Steelers needed depth at running back. Rookie Le'Veon Bell is out with a sprained right foot and is out indefinitely. Isaac Redman...


The Pittsburgh Steelers go into their third preseason game Saturday night against the Kansas City Chiefs with even more questions than usual. Their second-round pick, running back Le’Veon Bell, has sustained a Lisfranc injury to his foot which could have him out 6-8 weeks. Jonathan Dwyer led the team last year with only 623 yards rushing on 156 attempts for a 4.0 yard average....
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