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Eli Rogers

Week 1 Steelers Vs Redskins – What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers are finally taking the field tonight for their first regular season game of the 2016 season, and when they do so, they will be fielding a team that is already a half-game behind the Ravens and Bengals, who won their season openers yesterday afternoon. But the Steelers…


How We Got Here – Looking Back On The Steelers’ Offseason

This is it. Today. The day you’ve been waiting for ever since a tough loss in the Divisional Round to the eventual Super Bowl champions. The Pittsburgh Steelers make their regular-season debut tonight in Washington. Before we get there, though, I think we should pause and look back on how…


Andy Dalton Gets Sacked 7 Times In First Game Back

The Cincinnati Bengals were fortunate to come away with a late field goal yesterday afternoon to secure a victory in their season opener against the Jets, but that does not mean that all is right in ‘Who Dey’ land. Of particular concern has to be the performance of the offensive…



Steelers Versus Redskins: Week 1 Projected Inactive List

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Washington Redskins Monday night in Landover to kick off their 2016 NFL regular season and if you’re like me, you’re counting down the hours until the game begins. As usual, I will attempt to project the seven inactives for each and every Steelers game of the 2016 season…


Report: Robert Griffin III To Undergo MRI

The first reply on Twitter to the news I saw was, “Man he didn’t make it very long, did he?” And that sums up the news well. Mary Kay Cabot tweeted out Cleveland Browns’ quarterback Robert Griffin III is scheduled to undergo an MRI on his left shoulder. #Browns RG3…


2016 NFL Week 1 Picks & Predictions: Dave Bryan & David Todd

Every Friday on The Terrible Podcast my co-host David Todd and I pick all of the NFL games against the spread and we post those picks every Sunday morning throughout the season and track the results along the way. Here is a link to the Friday episode. We use the…



2016 Week 1 AFC North Game Preview Capsules

Week 1 of the 2016 NFL regular season will continue on in a few hours from now and it will include three of the four teams in the AFC North seeing action on this Sunday. The Baltimore Ravens will be the lone AFC North team to host a game in…


Familiarity An Asset For David Johnson In Nix’s Absence

Just as I feared soon after the Pittsburgh Steelers announced a practice squad that featured two running backs in addition to the three that were already on the 53-man roster—and even before that, when I noticed his absence—fullback Roosevelt Nix is still ailing, evidently, from a back injury that held…


RGIII Leads Browns Team Full Of New Starters Into 2016

The Cleveland Browns, as most teams, are going to be playing their first game of the season later today, with the AFC North outcasts traveling toe Philadelphia to play the Eagles for their regular season debut. When they do so, they will be unveiling the latest remodel of a frequently-overhauled…



Steelers Fantasy Football Predictions – Week 1 – 2016

Week 1 – September 12, 2016 Location: FedEx Field – Landover, Maryland Opponent: Washington Redskins It feels like a long time since that Fitzgerald Toussaint fumble hit the turf in Denver early this calendar year. Meaningful football games are back, and the Pittsburgh Steelers have another opportunity to make a…


Arthur Moats Back In Familiar Position During Steelers Tenure

The 2016 NFL season has already begun, but it is set to kick off in full force tomorrow. We are just two days away from the Pittsburgh Steelers getting their season underway on Monday night against Washington. And when they do, it will once again be the veteran Arthur Moats…


Defensive Improvement Stalled With Second-Year Players On The Shelf

Understanding that they could no longer hold on to the championship defensive roster of their most recent glory days, the Pittsburgh Steelers have committed heavy resources to the defensive side of the ball over the span of the last handful of drafts, and that has been particularly the case over…