2:25 AM EDT, Sat September 19, 2020
Behind the Steel Curtain 12 hours ago
A 2019 draft-day trade will be highlighted in Steelers vs. Broncos

A 2019 draft-day trade will be highlighted in Steelers vs. Broncos

Photo by Dustin Bradford/ The trade that helped the Steelers draft Devin Bush will be in the spotlight on Sunday. Let’s wind the clock back to 2018. The Steelers had a solid team, led by the offensive firepower of Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown. James Conner and JuJu Smith-Schuster were both enjoying career years, while the defense was led by the talent of T.J. Watt, Cameron Heyward, and Joe Haden. It was a playoff-caliber roster, with playmakers at nearly every position. However, there was a gaping hole at inside linebacker. It looked as if the Steelers had planned on...
Behind the Steel Curtain 15 hours ago
Plenty of young Steelers players showed up and showed out in Week 1

Plenty of young Steelers players showed up and showed out in Week 1

Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports Multiple Steelers youngsters showed the future looks bright in Pittsburgh based on their performances against the Giants. One game into the 2020 NFL season, and the Pittsburgh Steelers have plenty of positives to be excited about. A far different situation than a mere year ago, when the Steelers had to endure a thorough beat down at the hands of the New England Patriots to open the season. The first stage of the Ben Roethlisberger 2020 Comeback Tour took place in front of a national television audience on Monday Night Football in New York City. Ben's...
Behind the Steel Curtain 20 hours ago
How to watch Steelers vs. Broncos: Time, TV Schedule, and game information

How to watch Steelers vs. Broncos: Time, TV Schedule, and game information

Photo by Dustin Bradford/ All the information needed to watch, listen, or follow the Steelers game on Sunday against Denver at Heinz Field. The Pittsburgh Steelers returned home Monday night with a 1-0 record after defeating the New York Giants. Turning around on a short week, Steelers look to take down the Denver Broncos at Hines Field this coming Sunday. Despite struggles with the Broncos in the past, 2020 is a new year and the Steelers are hoping to continue in their winning ways. How will the short week affect both teams? Will Ben Roethlisberger continue his impressive comeback? Can...
Ben Roethlisberger passed a big test in his first game back

Ben Roethlisberger passed a big test in his first game back

Photo by Al Bello/ Is Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger all the way back after one week of the 2020 regular season? That cannot be answered, but he did pass a huge first test in the Steelers 26-16 victory over the Giants. Heading into the start of the Steelers 2020 regular season, the big question that hovered over the team like a UFO in a Twilight Zone episode was the health of Ben Roethlisberger, the savior of a franchise quarterback that was largely responsible for making the Steelers a Super Bowl champion (twice) all the way back in the 2000s. The Steelers remained a Super...
Podcast: A smorgasbord of Steelers stats after Week 1

Podcast: A smorgasbord of Steelers stats after Week 1

Dave Schofield is taking his Steelers Stat Geek show to the AM schedule in the BTSC family of podcasts. Check out the rebranding of the classic stats show with the Co-Editor of BTSC. The Steelers opening game of the 2020 season produced the most desireable stat, a win. However, with Benny Snell Jr. running wild, Ben Roethlisberger throwing for three scores and the defense shutting down Saquon Barkley...the surface was barely scratched when it comes to the cornucopia od stats. This is what will be discussed on the Thursday episode of the AM slate of the BTSC family of podcasts. Join...
Still Curtain Sep 16, 2020

Ben Roethlisberger shakes off the rust in an impressive Steelers victory

The Steelers had one central question headed into the first game of the 2020 season. Would Ben Roethlisberger recover from his 2019 season-ending injury? Terry Bradshaw had the same type of injury in the final season of his career, which ultimately led to his retirement. Well, after watching the first quarter Roethlisberger left some Steelers […] Ben Roethlisberger shakes off the rust in an impressive Steelers victory - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Podcast: Steelers win in opener answers questions, but raise more

Podcast: Steelers win in opener answers questions, but raise more

In the latest episode of “Steelers Q&A” show, Bryan Anthony Davis and Tony Defeo look at the Steelers season and how far they could go in 2020 if injury free. The Pittsburgh Steelers saw injuries derail their 2019 season very early and way too often. There was much jubilation in the opening night victory over the New York Giants, but injuries to Zach Banner, Stefan Wisniewski and James Conner have Steeler Nation recalling the agony of 2019 all over again. With questions on Ben Roethlisberger’s return answered somewhat, the trio of injuries suffered raises more. This the subject that...
Ben Roethlisberger details how his body, and arm, feel after win over the Giants

Ben Roethlisberger details how his body, and arm, feel after win over the Giants

Photo by Al Bello/ The Steelers’ franchise quarterback is reminded of what it feels like to play in an NFL game again. The Pittsburgh Steelers checked a lot of items off their to-do list Monday night in MetLife Stadium. First win. Check. First road win. Check. Undefeated season in tact. Check. Getting Ben Roethlisberger back and used to the speed, and physicality, of the game. Check. That last caveat is equally important to the aforementioned goals based on the fact Roethlisberger is so important to the overall success of the team. Use 2019 when Mason Rudolph and Devlin Hodges were...
Ben Roethlisberger discusses his return to the Steelers in Part 4 of YouTube series

Ben Roethlisberger discusses his return to the Steelers in Part 4 of YouTube series

Photo by Sarah Stier/ The guarded Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback opens up about his first time throwing a football in Part 3 of an amazing YouTube series. Ben Roethlisberger is guarded, and for good reason. Throughout his lengthy tenure in the NFL Roethlisberger has been to the pinnacle of the sport, as well as the bottom of the barrel. Entering the 2019 season Roethlisberger faced serious media scrutiny, and thoughts on whether he could still play at an elite level for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Needless to say, the 2019 season was one to forget for Roethlisberger and the Steelers. A...
Still Curtain Sep 16, 2020

Steelers vs. Broncos odds: Pittsburgh heavily favored in Week 2

Oddsmakers are taking notes after the Steelers Week 1 win. Here’s why Pittsburgh opened as heavy favorites against the Denver Broncos in Week 2. If the Steelers entered the seasons as underdogs, it won’t take long for that persona to go away. Though Ben Roethlisberger was playing his first game since tearing three tendons on […] Steelers vs. Broncos odds: Pittsburgh heavily favored in Week 2 - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Still Curtain Sep 16, 2020

5 things that went right in Steelers Monday Night win over Giants

The Steelers won their first game on Monday Night Football. A lot of things went well for the Black & Gold to earn their win. The Steelers were back tonight and they looked good with their quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger. He controlled the offense to success and got help where needed. We also got a good […] 5 things that went right in Steelers Monday Night win over Giants - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
ClutchPoints Sep 15, 2020
Steelers’ Ben Roethlisberger called “dual threat” by teammate after he out-rushes Saquon Barkley

Steelers’ Ben Roethlisberger called “dual threat” by teammate after he out-rushes Saquon Barkley

Although Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has never been known for his mobility, it was enough to help him out-rush New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley in the 2020 NFL season opener. Ben Roethlisberger finished with nine yards to Barkley’s six during the 26-16 victory in Week 1. Backup quarterback Devlin Hodges took to […] The post Steelers’ Ben Roethlisberger called “dual threat” by teammate after he out-rushes Saquon Barkley appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Still Curtain Sep 15, 2020

Steelers T.J. Watt earns top edge defender grade in the NFL in Week 1

All eyes were on Bud Dupree on Monday night, but here’s why Steelers edge defender, T.J. Watt, is quietly continuing his run of dominance. Apart from the potentially season-ending injuries Pittsburgh suffered on Monday Night Football, fans couldn’t have asked for a better opening game, given the circumstances. Ben Roethlisberger had not played a regular-season […] Steelers T.J. Watt earns top edge defender grade in the NFL in Week 1 - Still Curtain - Still Curtain - A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Podcast: The Steelers tune in 2020 with sweet music on Monday Night

Podcast: The Steelers tune in 2020 with sweet music on Monday Night

In the latest podcast on the BTSC family of podcasts, we talk about some burning topics surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers season opener against the New York Giants. There was already a high amount of enthusiasm for the 2020 Pittsburgh Steelers season opener, but the game started and Steeler Nation excitement turned to straight-up worry. But Ben Roethlisberger shook off the rust and the defense brought the fire and brimstone as the Steelers beat the Giants by the score of 26-16 on Monday Night Football. BTSC Deputy Editor Michael Beck takes you through the ins-and-outs of the opener on The...
ClutchPoints Sep 15, 2020
Ben Roethlisberger drops mighty praise for Steelers’ defensive line

Ben Roethlisberger drops mighty praise for Steelers’ defensive line

Ben Roethlisberger made his long-awaited return on Monday night for the Pittsburgh Steelers and while he had a decent performance, so did Pittsburgh’s defense. After securing the victory in Week 1, Roethlisberger had nothing but praise for Pittsburgh’s defense after their outing against the New York Giants. “They’re unbelievable. Unfortunately, I have to face them […] The post Ben Roethlisberger drops mighty praise for Steelers’ defensive line appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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