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Steelers Winners And Losers – Week 3 – Raiders

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost 34-31 to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday and have now dropped to 1-2 on the young season. Below are 4 players that I thought had winning performances in the game and 4 more that had losing performances. Winners: Heath Miller – The fantastic start to the…


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Steelers Offensive & Defensive Snap Counts: Week 3 Raiders

Below are the week 3 official gamebook snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers 34-31 loss to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday. These counts also include penalty plays in addition. Offensively not much sticks out participation wise as the Steelers ran quite a bit of 11 personnel in the game that…



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Steelers Versus Raiders Game Rewind – First Half Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost 34-31 to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday and below are my first half notes from the game with the second half notes to follow soon. The opening kickoff ends with kicker Shaun Suisham having to make the tackle. Not a good start by special teams. On…


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Roethlisberger Claims He Called Plays Not In The Playbook

Despite the 34-31 loss to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had a solid performance, and evidently that performance included him calling some plays that weren\’t even in the Todd Haley Rosetta Stone playbook. Ken Laird of Trib Live Radio reported via Twitter after the game…



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Steelers Drop To 1-2 In Week 3 Loss To Raiders – Game Recap

Oakland Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski kicked a 43 yard as time ran out to hand the Pittsburgh Steelers their second loss of the 2012 season. For the Raiders it was their first win of the season as quarterback Carson Palmer  was 24-of-34 passing in the game for 209 yards with…


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Mike Tomlin Post Game Press Conference – Raiders – Week 3

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin met the media for his post game press conference following the 34-31 week 3 loss to the Oakland Raiders. Below is a recap sand the audio. Tomlin said that he tips his hat to Raiders and that they played winning ball. He said that…


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Steelers Raiders Inactives – Week 3

Below is the inactive list for the Pittsburgh Steelers week 3 road game against the Oakland Raiders. The 7 inactive players are announced 90 minutes before kickoff. Steelers Inactives LB Stevenson Sylvester S Troy Polamalu QB Charlie Batch RB Rashard Mendenhall LB James Harrison NT Alameda Ta\’amu T Mike Adams…


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Report: Roethlisberger & Haley Had First \”Incident\” In Season Opener

We apparently have already had our first in-game “incident” between Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and new offensive coordinator Todd Haley. Ron Cook of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports Sunday morning that Roethlisberger and Haley had a disagreement during the Steelers opening Sunday night loss to the Denver Broncos, but…


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Steelers Versus Raiders Projected Inactive List

The Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Oakland Raiders Sunday on the road nd now that the final injury report of the week is out, here are the list of 7 players below that we can project to be inactive for the game. The 7 man inactive list is not announced…


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NFL Week 3 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 will post those picks every Sunday morning throughout the season and track the results along the way. The Friday episode that includes our preview of the Pittsburgh…


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Steelers Versus Raiders: Prediction & 7 Keys To The Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers take their 1-1 record out west to the Black Hole to face the winless Oakland Raiders on Sunday afternoon. Below are 7 things to watch for specifically in this game along with my prediction at the end of it. In case you missed it, here is my…


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Hritz: Steelers Versus Raiders Preview & Prediction

By Jeremy Hritz Week three is here, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are making the trip to Oakland to take on the 0-2 Oakland Raiders. While it appears that this is an easy victory with all of the injuries in the Raiders secondary, there are no such things as gimme in…


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Steelers Versus Raiders: Game Time, TV & Radio Schedule, Odds, Trends & More

Pittsburgh Steelers (1-1) vs. Oakland Raiders (0-2) Kickoff: 4:25 p.m., ET Site: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum (63,132) • Oakland, Calif. Playing Surface: Grass TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Ian Eagle (play-by-play) Dan Fouts (analyst) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970) Announcers: Bill Hillgrove (play-by-play) Tunch Ilkin…


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DeMarcus Van Dyke Contract Details

Since the Pittsburgh Steelers signed free agent cornerback DeMarcus Van Dyke a few weeks ago, several have asked me how long his contract was for and the total amount of the deal. A source has informed me today that it was one-year deal worth $465,000 and that it did not…


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Steelers Injured Players Update Report – Week 3

Below is a player by player look at the Pittsburgh Steelers from an overall health perspective as they prepare to take on the Oakland Raiders. A complete rundown of the players currently on the injury report this past week. James Harrison (knee) – Harrison failed to practice any for a…


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Fantasy Predictions & Analysis Week 3: Steelers Versus Raiders

Christopher DiMarino Fantasy Overview: This matchup is very interesting. Most Steelers fans won’t worry about this game for a second because Ben Roethlisberger has looked incredible and the Raiders haven’t looked great. But what interests me is that this is a matchup of the two most notably struggling run offenses….


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Steelers Raiders Game Preview – Week 3

The Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Oakland Raiders Sunday on the road and below is a preview breakdown of the game from an offensive, defensive and special teams perspective. Steelers On Offense: On Sunday the Steelers will play a Raiders defense that is down their two starting corners. That means…


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Raiders Friday Injury Report – Barnes & Spencer Out – McClain Questionable

The Friday injury report for the Oakland Raiders is now out and it shows that tackle Khalif Barnes (groin) and cornerback Shawntae Spencer (foot) both sat out on Friday as expected and are listed as out for the game Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Second-year tackle Willie Smith reportedly has…




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Jets S LaRon Landry Fined $15,750 For Horse Collar Tackle On Antonio Brown

Yesterday it was reported that Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons was fined $21,000 for his hit to the head on New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez and today we get word from Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News that Jets safety LaRon Landry has been fined $15,750 for…


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Steelers Must Be Ready For Raiders Zone Blocking Scheme

When the Pittsburgh Steelers face the Oakland Raiders on Sunday they will face the new zone blocking scheme that offensive coordinator Greg Knapp has implemented for this season. While the Raiders, and more specifically running back Darren McFadden, are still in the early stages of being accustomed to it, the…