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,…


Bud Dupree

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…


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…