Week 1

Roethlisberger Completions Report: Updated Through Week 2

Every week I will chart Ben Roethlisberger’s completions across a variety of categories in an effort to uncover the strengths and weaknesses of the Steelers’ passing game.  As we get deeper into the season and as more throws get recorded, this information will become more reliable in identifying various trends…


Steelers Use 01 Personnel Grouping Just Once Against Vikings

In the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 1 win over the Cleveland Browns, the team’s offense ran a total of nine offensive plays that included four wide receivers and one tight end being on the field at the same time. That 01-personnel grouping meant no running backs were on the field and…


Steelers Gay, Wilcox Both Fined Nearly $25K For Week 1 Hits

It was reported earlier on Friday that Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has been fined nearly $25,000 for his Sunday late hit on Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshone Kizer. However, as it turns out, Shazier wasn’t the only Steelers player to be fined for actions in that Week 1 game. According…


Film Room: Not Much Running Room For Steelers Bell Against Browns

If you own Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell in any of your fantasy football leagues, don’t go dropping him just yet. Sure, Bell’s Week 1 output was dismal and especially his 32 rushing yards on 10 carries, but in my opinion, he had a lot of help when it…




David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 1: Steelers Versus Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers opened their 2017 campaign Sunday on a beautiful late summer afternoon at First Energy Stadium in Cleveland against the Browns. The weather was about the only thing that was beautiful as the Steelers struggled mightily on offense, were heavily penalized on both sides of the ball and…


Bell Says Low Week 1 Output Likely Due To Less Playing Time

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell didn’t have a strong performance in his teams 21-18 regular season opening win over the Cleveland Browns but the former second-round draft pick said after the game was over that he doesn’t believe that low statistical output had anything to do with him holding…



Steelers Vs. Browns: Player Snap Counts – Week 1

The Pittsburgh Steelers won their 2017 regular season opener Sunday afternoon over the Cleveland Browns 21-18 and the snap counts from the game have now been compiled. While there aren’t many surprises included in them, there are a few totals worth pointing out. Offensive line – No surprises in this…


AFC North Week 1 Recap: Steelers Slide By Browns, Ravens Shutout Bengals

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 regular season opening win over the Cleveland Browns certainly wasn’t very pretty, but it was a win nonetheless and the team will now enter Week 2 as co-leaders of the AFC North with the Baltimore Ravens, who shutout the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday 20-0 on the road….



Steelers Vs. Browns: Inactives For Week 1

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now released their list of seven players who will be inactive for Sunday’s 2017 regular season opener against the Cleveland Browns and outside linebacker Bud Dupree is not going to play after ending the week listed as questionable. With Dupree out Sunday, Anthony Chickillo is expected to…


Steelers Vs. Browns 2017 Week 1: Game Time, Line, Weather, Injuries, TV, & Radio Schedule

2017 Week 1 Pittsburgh Steelers (0-0) vs. Cleveland Browns (0-0) Kickoff: 1 p.m. ET Site: FirstEnergy Stadium (67,431) • Cleveland, Ohio Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Greg Gumbel (play-by-play), Trent Green (analyst), Jamie Erdahl (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM…


Steelers Versus Browns: Week 1 Projected Inactive List

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Cleveland Browns Sunday afternoon on the road to kick off their 2017 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…