Week 1 Steelers Vs Redskins Live Update And Discussion Thread – First Half

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Washington Redskins are the final two teams around the league yet to kick off their season, but that is coming in just a short while from now. It goes without saying that this night has been highly anticipated for a while now. The Steelers’ first-team offense didn’t see…


Steelers Vs. Redskins: Inactives For Week 1

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now released their list of seven players who will be inactive for Monday night’s 2016 regular season opener against the Washington Redskins and it doesn’t include the name of rookie linebacker Tyler Matakevich. Matakevich, who was drafted this year in the seventh-round out of Temple, was chosen…


Steelers Vs. Redskins: 7 Keys To Victory

The Pittsburgh Steelers will open their 2016 regular season Monday night against the Washington Redskins and below are seven things that I believe the team will need to do in order to come away with a road win. Run right, right from the start – Even through the Steelers offense…


Week One X-Factor: Arthur Moats

Weekly article we’ll do to on gameday to highlight the one overlooked player who may hold the key to success to victory. Week One – OLB Arthur Moats Much has been written about on the state of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ pass rush with the loss of Bud Dupree for at least…


Browns Place Robert Griffin III On Injured Reserve

Yesterday, we wrote Cleveland Browns’ quarterback Robert Griffin III was undergoing on MRI on his left shoulder, injured late yesterday. Today, the Browns have announced he’ll be going on injured reserve. Here’s Hue Jackson’s statement via Daryl Ruiter. Hue Jackson statement on RG3 injury #Browns pic.twitter.com/PlVh99Yrdy — Daryl Ruiter (@RuiterWrongFAN)…


Steelers Enter 2016 Season With 14 Players Set To Be URFAs In 2017

The Pittsburgh Steelers will open their 2016 regular season Monday night against the Washington Redskins and now that their initial roster is set, we can take a quick loom ahead at the several players who are now scheduled to become unrestricted free agents next year. Currently, there are 14 such…


Contract Year For Steelers WR Markus Wheaton Starts Off On Wrong Foot (Shoulder)

When the Pittsburgh Steelers take the field Monday night for their 2016 regular season opener, they’ll do so without having the services of fourth-year wide receiver Markus Wheaton, who will miss the game with a shoulder injury. Wheaton, the Steelers third-round draft pick in 2013, is entering the final year…


Video: Mother Of Redskins P Tress Way Burns Steelers Terrible Towel

The mother of Washington Redskins punter Tress Way decided to play with fire recently both literally and figuratively. In a video that posted Monday morning on the Twitter account of Way, his mother is seen setting fire to a Terrible Towel. Perhaps Way’s mother should have done a little bit…


Steelers Vs. Redskins 2016 Week 1: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2016 Week 1 Pittsburgh Steelers (0-0) vs. Washington Redskins (0-0) Kickoff: 7:10 p.m. ET Site: FedExField (82,000) • Landover, Md. Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: ESPN (locally WTAE-TV, channel 4) Announcers: Sean McDonough (play-by-play), Jon Gruden (color analyst), Lisa Salters (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM…


Surprises In The Secondary Should Not Be Surprising

Due to a variety of circumstances during the preseason, chief of which was the fact that they limited the time with which the starting defense was on the field, it is not entirely easy to get a good grip on what the Pittsburgh Steelers’ plans are tonight when it comes…


A Few New Faces Gearing Up For Big Roles

The Pittsburgh Steelers have nine players on their 53-man roster, including four rookies, who have never taken the field for an NFL game before. Many of them will be making their NFL debut tonight, and playing in perhaps prominent roles. I would expect to see very meaningful time from at…


Film Room: Redskins’ Defensive Scouting Report

This year, Matthew Sottile and I will break down the opposing team’s defense in our weekly scouting report. You can normally expect these every Friday but with the Monday night game, we waited until today. Like last year, I will be looking at the opposing team in a more broad, scheme-approach….


Film Room: Redskins’ Offensive Scouting Report

This year, Josh Carney and I will break down the opposing team’s offense in our weekly scouting report. You can normally expect these every Friday but with the Monday night game, we waited until today. Like last year, I will be looking at the opposing team in a more broad,…


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Taylor’s Take: Steelers’ Injuries Daunting Task To Overcome

We know the usual cliches when it comes to the strength of an NFL roster: “Injuries are a part of the game.” “Next man up.” “Football is a battle of attrition.” When trying to sum up the injuries and suspensions that leave the Pittsburgh Steelers without five of their projected…