1. Breaking Down the Battle for Steelers' No. 2 WR Gig

    One of the most important positional battles for the Pittsburgh Steelers this summer is for No. 2 wide receiver...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 22,915 reads 70 comments

  2. How Jeremy Hill Impacts BenJarvus Green-Ellis' 2014 in Cincinnati

    For the second year in a row, the Cincinnati Bengals selected a running back in Round 2 of the NFL draft. In 2013, they took Giovani Bernard. This year's pick was LSU's Jeremy Hill, taken 55th overall...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 4,697 reads 18 comments

  3. Is Johnny Football Really Going to Be Johnny Backup in Cleveland This Year?

    When the Cleveland Browns drafted Johnny Manziel with the 22nd overall pick on May 8, this iteration of the organization appeared to have found its quarterback of the future...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 16,644 reads 126 comments

  4. Have the Ravens Done Enough to Improve the Offensive Line?

    The Baltimore Ravens had a terrible offensive line in 2013. That terrible line directly contributed to the team's 8-8 finish...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 4,263 reads 10 comments

  5. Have the Browns Finally Found the Solution to Their Run-Game Woes?

    The 2013 season wasn't a good one for the Cleveland Browns ' run game. After trading 2012 first-round pick Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts two weeks into the season, running the football became an afterthought...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 24,716 reads 92 comments

  6. Who Is Dri Archer and How Does He Fit into the Steelers' Plans?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers used their third-round selection in the 2014 NFL draft on an intriguing prospect, Kent State receiver and running back Dri Archer. Archer was the fastest participant at the scouting combine, running a 4...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 14,552 reads 26 comments

  7. 2014 NFL Draft: Breaking Down the AFC North Post-Draft

    Between the four teams in the AFC North, the division added 32 new players via the 2014 NFL draft. Some met immediate, pressing needs, while others will provide depth at positions that were decidedly shallow before last Thursday's event kicked off...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 30,218 reads 336 comments

  8. Cleveland Browns 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    The Cleveland Browns ' 2014 draft is in the books. While the draft grading begins, the true value of each of their six new players won't be known until at least a year from now, if not longer...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 21,495 reads 103 comments

  9. Pittsburgh Steelers 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    While we won't know if the Pittsburgh Steelers ' nine players drafted this year will be successful in the NFL —that will take at least one season and more than likely longer—we ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 4,860 reads 7 comments

  10. Baltimore Ravens 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    The Baltimore Ravens' draft motto could easily be "In Ozzie We Trust," a nod to general manager Ozzie Newsome , who is one of the most savvy personnel men in the NFL. But even Newsome doesn't always get every pick correct...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 6,257 reads 21 comments

  11. Cincinnati Bengals 2014 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    The Cincinnati Bengals went into the 2014 NFL draft with a recent history of making few mistakes. However, no team can get every pick right...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 9,507 reads 17 comments

  12. Can the Bengals Develop AJ McCarron to Be More Than a Backup?

    The Cincinnati Bengals used their fifth-round selection in the 2014 NFL draft to take former Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron in order to add some youth to their stable of quarterbacks...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 5,203 reads 12 comments

  13. Pierre Desir Is Great Story, but Browns Get Great Value in CB as Well

    The Cleveland Browns added to their defensive depth Saturday, taking Lindenwood cornerback Pierre Desir with the 127th overall pick ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 15,082 reads 21 comments

  14. Did Browns Make a Mistake Not Addressing WR in First 3 Rounds?

    Less than 24 hours after energizing the fanbase—to the tune of more than 2,300 new season-ticket subscriptions sold, according to the Akron Beacon Journal 's Malcolm X Abram ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 2,004 reads 22 comments

  15. Steelers Reach for Need in Round 1 with Ryan Shazier

    The Pittsburgh Steelers opted against wide receiver, cornerback or defensive line in Round 1, instead taking versatile Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier with the 15th overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 6,541 reads 81 comments

  16. Mike Pettine Makes His Presence Felt Immediately by Adding Justin Gilbert

    The Cleveland Browns made an unexpected series of moves that resulted in the team selecting Oklahoma State cornerback Justin Gilbert with the eighth-overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 2,093 reads 1 comments

  17. Cincinnati Bengals Ultimate 2014 Draft Primer

    The 2014 NFL draft kicks off Thursday night, and the Cincinnati Bengals are as ready as they are going to be for this year's event...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 3,247 reads 8 comments

  18. Cleveland Browns Ultimate 2014 Draft Primer

    The 2014 NFL draft kicks off Thursday night, with the Cleveland Browns possessing two selections in the first round and 10 total through all seven rounds...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 11,792 reads 61 comments

  19. Baltimore Ravens Ultimate 2014 Draft Primer

    The 2014 NFL draft kicks off on Thursday, and the Baltimore Ravens pick 16th in the middle of the pack. They have eight picks this year—half of them compensatory—and a number of needs on both sides of the ball they need to address...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 4,100 reads 9 comments

  20. Pittsburgh Steelers' Ultimate 2014 Draft Primer

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have nine selections in the 2014 NFL draft, which kicks off Thursday. They also have as many needs on both the offensive and the defensive sides of the roster...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 14,194 reads 73 comments

  21. Can Allen Robinson Be a Legitimate No. 1 WR in the NFL?

    The 2014 NFL draft is particularly deep at wide receiver, but that doesn't mean there aren't standout prospects...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 4,767 reads 20 comments

  22. Despite Poor Workout Numbers, Jarvis Landry Is a Top-Flight WR Draft Prospect

    Heading into the pre draft season, LSU receiver Jarvis Landry was one of the most promising prospects. However, he followed that up with a series of bad workouts, beginning at the scouting combine, that may have harmed his draft stock...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 6,225 reads 17 comments

  23. Could the Cincinnati Bengals Draft a Quarterback This Year?

    With reports mounting that Cincinnati Bengals starting quarterback Andy Dalton is going to receive a contract extension—one that may pay him like the "face of the franchise" ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 5,537 reads 15 comments

  24. Baltimore Ravens 2014 Schedule: Win-Loss Predictions for Every Game

    The Baltimore Ravens went a disappointing 8-8 in 2013, just one season after winning the Super Bowl. The reasons were many, but the offense was the biggest culprit...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 17,808 reads 115 comments

  25. Pittsburgh Steelers Schedule 2014: Win-Loss Predictions for Every Game

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off of two straight 8-8 seasons and two straight years with no playoff appearances. The hope is that they can turn this trend around in 2014 and return to form as one of the AFC's most formidable teams...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 44,766 reads 95 comments