What’s next for new Steelers GM Omar Khan?

It didn’t take long for new Steelers General Manager Omar Khan to get comfortable in his new role. Shortly after taking over for former GM Kevin Colbert at the beginning of June, Khan got down to business. His first move would be extending Steelers star safety Minkah Fitzpatrick. The deal would make Fitzpatrick the highest-paid… Continue reading What’s next for new Steelers GM Omar Khan?

Steelers Throwback Thursdays: Troy Polamalu’s Fingertip Interception

Before the NFL officially gears up for the 2022-23 season, Steel City Underground will be taking fans back in time to feature events, special moments, and historical times in the world of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Steelers Nation. Join us as we revisit these moments in our “Throwback Thursdays”. Steelers Throwback Thursdays: Troy Polamalu’s Fingertip… Continue reading Steelers Throwback Thursdays: Troy Polamalu’s Fingertip Interception

How 3 safeties the Steelers are targeting could shape this year’s defense

The Pittsburgh Steelers have had a busy offseason, addressing several holes on their roster through shrewd moves and higher-profile signings than we’ve seen in the past. While they’ve added a quarterback, addressed their offensive line, and made moves at inside linebacker and cornerback, one position still has a large hole in which they need to… Continue reading How 3 safeties the Steelers are targeting could shape this year’s defense

Trading for a big-name QB could be a big-time mistake for the Steelers

Anywhere you look this offseason, someone is always scrambling to put a new franchise quarterback on the Pittsburgh Steelers roster. From NFL Insiders to clickbait bloggers, the gamut has run every name through the wringer at least once, if not multiple times. Player quotes have been taken out of context, or completely misrepresented, to speculate… Continue reading Trading for a big-name QB could be a big-time mistake for the Steelers

Steelers Throwback Thursdays: Troy Polamalu wins Defensive Player of the Year

Before the NFL officially gears up for the 2022-23 season, Steel City Underground will be taking fans back in time to feature events, special moments, and historical times in the world of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Steelers Nation. Join us as we revisit these moments in our “Throwback Thursdays”. Congratulations to T.J. Watt for winning… Continue reading Steelers Throwback Thursdays: Troy Polamalu wins Defensive Player of the Year

Overreactions from Steelers Nation: Quarterbacks as first round draft picks

Welcome to my weekly edition of “Overreactions from Steelers Nation”. This week, I’m trying to figure out if Steelers fans even watch the games! With great power comes great responsibility. Over the years I’ve spoken ad nauseum about the pitfalls of selecting a quarterback in the first round of the NFL Draft just for the… Continue reading Overreactions from Steelers Nation: Quarterbacks as first round draft picks