Timing, Circumstances Favor Using James Harrison Tonight

I don’t think there has been a game this season yet more well-suited for the Pittsburgh Steelers to make great used of outside linebacker James Harrison than is today’s game in Detroit. Not only has he seemingly moved himself up in the pecking order, starter T.J. Watt is slightly dinged,…


Steelers Vs Lions Win/Loss Scenarios

Back at it on gameday, breaking down what the Pittsburgh Steelers have to do to win (or lose) in today’s game against the Detroit Lions. My always unreliable prediction at the bottom. The Steelers Will Win If… – James Harrison has the chance to do his thing. Mike Tomlin’s approach to playing Harrison against…


Watch: JuJu Smith-Schuster Bikes Around Pittsburgh

JuJu Smith-Schuster has been the Pittsburgh story this week. Not even just in the sports world, he’s clearly dominated that, but anything city-related. His bike was stolen, the hunt was on, and it was returned 24 hours later. Enough to prompt a “breaking news” tweet from KDKA (the local station, for the…


2017 NFL Week 8 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…



Steelers Have 4th-Ranked Offense According To Pro Football Focus

The Pittsburgh Steelers offense this season has not earned itself the greatest reputation in the world. They have at the very least thoroughly underachieved so far, particularly struggling in recent weeks to capitalize on opportunities inside the red zone. Their ability to convert on third down has also bordered on…


Big Ben Credits O-Line Play For Staying Healthy So Far This Year

I don’t think it would be accurate to say that the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line picked up right where it left off from a season ago. But they have gotten pretty close to that level by midseason, and should, hopefully, continue in an upward trajectory today as they head into…


2017 Week 8 Steelers Vs Lions – What To Watch For

It’s the midpoint of the season, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are finally getting their first taste of prime time. Which, maybe for you local guys is not so great—and it has its downsides for me as well, forcing me to write late in the night. But at least I know…


Lions’ CB Darius Slay Calls Antonio Brown A ‘Serious Game-Changer’

Being an eighth-year veteran, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has seen and gone up against his fair share of quality cornerbacks, and sure, he has had a variety of success against them. Wide receivers can’t always dictate how many opportunities they are going to get over the course of…


Steelers Vs. Lions 2017 Week 8: Game Time, Line, Injuries, TV, & Radio Schedule

2017 Week 8 Pittsburgh Steelers (5-2) vs. Detroit Lions (3-3) Kickoff: 8:30 p.m. ET Site: Ford Field (68,500) • Detroit, Mich. Playing Surface: FieldTurf TV Coverage: NBC (locally WPXI-TV, channel 11) Announcers: Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (analyst), Michele Tafoya (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970)…


Steelers’ Spin: Into The Lions’ Den

The Pittsburgh Steelers declawed the Cincinnati Bengals by a score of 29-14 last week and now seek to make kitty cats out of the Detroit Lions in a Sunday Night showdown. Although boasting a 5-2 record as they approach the halfway point of the 2017 season, the big question is…


Steelers Versus Lions: Week 8 Projected Inactive List

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their eighth game of the 2017 regular season on the road Sunday night against the Detroit Lions with a chance to improve their record to 6-2 and remain the No. 1 seed in the AFC. As usual, I will attempt to project the seven inactives…


Steelers Vs. Lions Week 8 Key Matchups

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Detroit Lions will be under the lights on Sunday as they will meet in Detroit for Sunday Night Football. Pittsburgh comes in riding a two-game win streak, while the Lions are coming off a bye week after giving up 52 points to New Orleans on October…


Week 8 By The Numbers: Steelers Vs Lions

Now the top seed in the AFC, the Pittsburgh Steelers will look to push their winning streak to three games Sunday night as they take on the Detroit Lions. With their AFC fate in their own hands, the Steelers will head to Ford Field in hopes of extending their lead…