Week 1

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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…


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2016 NFL Week 1 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 post those picks every Sunday morning throughout the season and track the results along the way. Here is a link to the Friday episode. We use the…


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2016 Week 1 AFC North Game Preview Capsules

Week 1 of the 2016 NFL regular season will continue on in a few hours from now and it will include three of the four teams in the AFC North seeing action on this Sunday. The Baltimore Ravens will be the lone AFC North team to host a game in…


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2016 NFL Week 1: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and welcome to the 2016 NFL season. Wow, what a week it was for the Pittsburgh Steelers and it included the team acquiring cornerback Justin Gilbert in a trade with the Cleveland Browns and the signing of guard David DeCastro to a long term…


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Redskins Week 1 Injury Report: Doctson, Reyes Limited Again On Friday

The Washington Redskins have now wrapped up their Friday practice ahead of Monday night’s regular season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers and their latest updated injury report includes one new name on it. Tackle Ty Nsekhe (illness) was added to the Redskins injury report on Friday after failing to practice…



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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Redskins Preview, DeCastro Contract, 2016 NFL Season Predictions & More

Season 7, Episode 13 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Friday show, David Todd and I get right to discussing the Thursday night 2016 NFL regular season opener between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers and specifically about how the league’s concussion protocol relates to it. We talk about…


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Redskins Injury Report: RB Matt Jones Practices Fully On Thursday

The Washington Redskins have now released their first injury report for Week 1 ahead of Monday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and only four players were included on it. Limited on Thursday during Washington’s practice were wide receiver Josh Doctson (Achilles) and defensive end Kendall Reyes (groin). Doctson, the…


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Steelers Thursday Injury Report: Heyward, Hargrave, Thomas All Practiced Fully

The Pittsburgh Steelers released their first official injury report for their 2016 regular season opener against the Washington Redskins on Thursday and as expected, several players who head coach Mike Tomlin termed as being day-to-day earlier in the week are included on it. According to the report, defensive tackle Daniel McCullers (knee),…


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Steelers Wheaton, Gilbert Both Expect To Play Against Redskins

The Pittsburgh Steelers won’t release their first injury report of the week until Thursday afternoon but ahead of that, we’re already getting a good idea as to which day-to-day players are currently able to practice ahead of Monday night’s regular season opener against the Washington Redskins. While the Wednesday morning…


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Steelers Injury Report: Heyward To Practice Wednesday; Hargrave Unsure

During his Tuesday press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin ran down a long list of injured players who he currently considers as being day-to-day for the team’s 2016 regular season opener against the Washington Redskins. Two of those players listed by Tomlin were defensive lineman Cameron Heyward and…


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2015 NFL TOX Stats: Weeks 1 & 2

I’ve finally gotten around to tabulating the TOX stats from the first two weeks of the 2015 NFL season and as expected, the plus-two number is alive and well. In Week 1, teams that finished a game with a plus-two or better TOX stat went 8-2 (80%). If you know…



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Steelers Vs. 49ers: Colin Kaepernick’s Week 1 Passing Chart

The San Francisco 49ers beat the Minnesota Vikings Monday night at home and being as they are the Pittsburgh Steelers next opponent, I thought many of you would like to see the passing chart of quarterback Colin Kaepernick from that Week 1 game. 11 of Kaepernick’s 17 completions in the Monday night…


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6 Offensive Takeaways From The 49ers Week 1 Win

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday at Heinz Field and while we have some future posts that will dedicated to previewing that game, I thought I would share some of my initial offensive observations from their Monday night win over the Minnesota Vikings. 1 –…