Steelers Vs. Falcons 2017 Preseason Week 2: Game Time, Line, Weather, Injuries, TV, & Radio Schedule

2017 Preseason Game No. 2 Atlanta Falcons (0-1) vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (1-0) Kickoff: 4:00 p.m. ET Site: Heinz Field (68,400) • Pittsburgh, PA Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: CBS-TV (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) & NFL Network Announcers: Bob Pompeani (play-by-play), Charlie Batch (color analyst), and Missi Matthews (sideline) Local…


Steelers Vs. Falcons Preseason Week 2: 10 Defensive Players To Watch

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their second preseason game of 2017 Sunday night at home against the Atlanta Falcons and while quite a few starters will once again sit the contest out due to either injuries or a coaching decision, there will still be plenty of younger players worth paying…


New Faces 2017: OLB Austin Gearing

We are now at a point during the offseason in which we find ourselves looking at training camp just around the corner for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the league, and a lot has changed for them over the course of the past several months. They have lost a number…


Steelers Training Camp Recap: Tight End

Now that the 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp has concluded, we’re recapping everything that went down over these past 16 practices. We’ll break down each play, position-by-position, with final winners and losers at the end. Next up, tight end. Tight End Jesse James: It wasn’t a terrible camp for The Outlaw. Let’s be…


Steelers Vs. Falcons Preseason Week 2: 10 Offensive Players To Watch

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their second preseason game of 2017 Sunday night at home against the Atlanta Falcons and while quite a few starters will once again sit the contest out due to either injuries or a coaching decision, there will still be plenty of younger players worth paying…


Mike Tomlin Has No Regrets About Intense Tackling In Training Camps

With the Pittsburgh Steelers having now departed from Saint Vincent College, heading back from Latrobe to Pittsburgh to begin the next phase of their preseason, I think it would be an appropriate time to reflect upon a still somewhat recent development that has become a staple there over the past…


Ryan Shazier Admits Lost Practice Time Has Him ‘A Little Bit Behind’

We got a little bit of an unexpected development in the final practice session of training camp yesterday when veteran inside linebacker Ryan Shazier finally made an appearance on the practice field for the first time in something like two weeks, having spent that time recovering from a hamstring injury….


Tomlin: ‘The Door Has Never Been Closed’ For Joshua Dobbs

It is all but inevitable at this point that the Pittsburgh Steelers are entering a period of transition at the quarterback position. It’s quite possible that within two years, the only quarterback currently remaining on the roster who will still be here is the one that is listed as third…


Steelers Training Camp Recap: Running Back

Now that the 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp has concluded, we’re recapping everything that went down over these past 16 practices. We’ll break down each play, position-by-position, with final winners and losers at the end. Moving onto running back. Running Back Fitzgerald Toussaint: A solid, if unspectacular camp. He embraced the…


Steelers Training Camp Recap: Quarterbacks

Now that the 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp has concluded, we’re recapping everything that went down over these past 16 practices. We’ll break down each play, position-by-position, with final winners and losers at the end. Let’s start today with quarterback. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger: As if he needs an introduction. Roethlisberger rested/was…


Film Room: Vintage Cameron Heyward Returns

It’s quite something that at this point the fact that Cameron Heyward is back on the field and doing the things that he is known to do has become somewhat of an afterthought. But that is what the seventh-year Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end looked like against the Giants last week,…


Steelers 2017 Preseason 1 Offensive Charting Notes

You might recall last year that Alex Kozora and myself began a weekly series in which we would provide information following each Pittsburgh Steelers game based on our charting notes that we took. Alex handles the defensive charting, and I handle the offense. After working through the Giants game from…


Film Room: JuJu Smith-Schuster Active In Brief Debut

While he will not be out on the field tomorrow with his teammates, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster still figures to be an important part of the offense this season. It remains to be seen how much time he might miss with a bone bruise—perhaps just a week—but…


Andrew Billings Pushing For Starting Job For Bengals

Ah, yes. Another Cincinnati Bengals article, another recap of a player once heavily coveted within our Pittsburgh Steelers community. While we at Steelers Depot got woefully wrong the draft stock of defensive tackle Andrew Billings—to be fair, so did most draft analysts—he still landed with the Bengals, albeit in the…