Final Roster Analysis

February 14th, 2018
by admin

Sorry for the delay in posting. After a disappointing finish the Steelers finished a successful campaign with another AFC North Championship and plenty to build on. We will have the final report card for the team over the next few weeks and stay tuned for more commentary!

# Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Age Exp. Comment
29 Allen, Brian CB 6′ 3″ 215 24 R Great Upside and will contribute next year
94 Alualu, Tyson DE 6′ 3″ 304 30 8 A great addition who did a great job when called on
26 Bell, Le’Veon RB 6′ 1″ 225 25 5 The best RB in football
4 Berry, Jordan P 6′ 5″ 195 26 3 Had a nice bounce back seson
9 Boswell, Chris K 6′ 2″ 185 26 3 A solid asset and a Pro Bowler
84 Brown, Antonio WR 5′ 10″ 181 29 8 The best WR in football who had a great season
10 Bryant, Martavis WR 6′ 4″ 211 26 3 Looked rusty and struggled for most of the season
25 Burns, Artie CB 6′ 1″ 197 22 2 Struggled in his second season, but future is bright
57 Canaday, Kameron LS 6′ 4″ 245 25 1 Played well in his first year, solid performer
56 Chickillo, Anthony LB 6′ 3″ 255 25 3 Pass rush specialist, coming to his make or break year
28 Davis, Sean S 6′ 1″ 202 24 2 Sophmore slump, but future is bright
66 DeCastro, David G 6′ 5″ 316 28 6 Best guard in football
5 Dobbs, Joshua QB 6′ 3″ 216 23 R Development year will challenge for the backup job next year
48 Dupree, Bud LB 6′ 4″ 269 24 3 Started out strong but faded down the stretch
71 Feiler, Matt OT 6′ 6″ 330 25 1 Did a great job when called upon
67 Finney, B.J. C/G 6′ 4″ 318 26 2 Versatile O-Lineman
54 Fort, L.J. LB 6′ 1″ 232 28 3 Capable backup
73 Foster, Ramon G 6′ 5″ 328 32 9 Solid veteran performer, who had a terrific season
22 Gay, William CB 5′ 10″ 187 33 11 Veteran Contributor
77 Gilbert, Marcus OT 6′ 6″ 330 29 7 Too many distractions hurt the season
20 Golden, Robert S 5′ 11″ 202 27 6 Special teams ace who is a good backup
85 Grimble, Xavier TE 6′ 4″ 261 25 2 Up and down season for X-Man
21 Haden, Joe CB 5′ 11″ 195 28 8 The best addition to the team, both on and off the field
79 Hargrave, Javon NT 6′ 2″ 305 25 2 Had an up and down season 
65 Hawkins, Jerald OT 6′ 6″ 305 24 2 Played well when called upon
88 Heyward-Bey, Darrius WR 6′ 2″ 210 30 9 Special teams performer and a solid 5th WR
97 Heyward, Cameron DT 6′ 5″ 295 28 7 One of the best DL in football and the anchor of the defense
31 Hilton, Mike CB 5′ 9″ 184 23 1 Great coming out party for an exciting performer
74 Hubbard, Chris C/G 6′ 4″ 295 26 4 Versatile Lineman who will start somewhere next season
11 Hunter, Justin WR 6′ 4″ 203 26 5 Buried on the depth chart and never had an impact
81 James, Jesse TE 6′ 7″ 261 23 3 Solid season will only be remembered for the catch he “didn’t” make
3 Jones, Landry QB 6′ 4″ 225 28 5 Under-Appreciated solid backup
44 Matakevich, Tyler LB 6′ 1″ 235 25 2 The Tackle Machine, played great on special teams but struggle in the middle
93 McCullers, Daniel DT 6′ 7″ 352 25 4 Never really saw the field in 17
89 McDonald, Vance TE 6′ 4″ 267 27 5 Injuries marred what might have been
23 Mitchell, Mike S 6′ 1″ 221 30 9 Good year, but way too many mistakes
55 Moats, Arthur LB 6′ 1″ 246 29 8 Great guy who is a solid backup
45 Nix, Roosevelt FB 5′ 11″ 248 25 3 Great old school FB
53 Pouncey, Maurkice C 6′ 4″ 304 28 8 Best Center in football
38 Ridley, Stevan RB 5′ 11″ 220 29 6 Plenty of gas in the tank and a solid pickup
7 Roethlisberger, Ben QB 6′ 5″ 240 35 14 Franchise QB who gives the Steelers a chance to win every week
17 Rogers, Eli WR 5′ 10″ 187 25 3 Lousy start but had a strong finish
24 Sensabaugh, Coty CB 5′ 11″ 187 29 6 Not the impact player the Steelers hoped for
19 Smith-Schuster, JuJu WR 6′ 1″ 215 21 R Steelers ROY and the future is bright
51 Spence, Sean LB 5′ 11″ 231 27 5 Pressed into duty and struggled off the couch
34 Sutton, Cameron CB 5′ 11″ 188 22 R Interested to see what 2018 looks like
33 Toussaint, Fitzgerald RB 5′ 9″ 204 27 4 Didn’t make an impact
91 Tuitt, Stephon DE 6′ 6″ 303 24 4 Awesome bookend to Cam
78 Villanueva, Alejandro OT 6′ 9″ 320 29 3 Developing into the best LT in football
96 Walton, L.T. DE 6′ 5″ 305 25 3 Very Solid Backup
90 Watt, T.J. LB 6′ 4″ 252 23 R Great start to a promising career
27 Wilcox, J.J. S 6′ 1″ 212 26 5 Never had the impact expected
98 Williams, Vince LB 6′ 1″ 233 28 5 Big thumper who was a leader on and off the field
Reserve/Injured
# Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Age Exp. College
99 Adams, Keion LB 6′ 2″ 245 22 R Interesting pick who didn’t make it out of camp
30 Conner, James RB 6′ 1″ 233 22 R Tough kid who did well until his injury
34 Crawford, Antonio CB 5′ 10″ 184 24 R Injury Settlement ended his chances
38 Ducre, Greg CB 5′ 10″ 183 26 3 Futures contract who will compete in camp
62 Matthews, Mike C 6′ 2″ 300 24 1 Great Family Lineage needs to translate to the NFL
50 Shazier, Ryan LB 6′ 1″ 230 25 4 Outstanding performer, whose career is in jeopardy after horrific injury

Posted in BWG Reporting | Comments (0)

No comments yet

Leave a Reply