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Friday Night Steelers Six Pack of questions and open thread: Week 3 Edition

There is always something to talk about when it comes to the black-and-gold!

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Steelers Injury Report: T.J. Watt questionable for Sunday’s game

After practicing in a limited capacity every day this week, Watt’’s availability will be determined on Sunday while 3 players have already been ruled out.

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Podcast: Looking for bright spots heading into the Week 3 game vs. the Bengals

BTSC’s Jeff Hartman, Bryan Anthony Davis, and Dave Schofield talk news of the day and everything surrounding the Steelers. All of this while mixing in fun and frivolity like only they do.

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NFL Odds and Predictions: Picking all the Week 3 games against the spread

Several of the BTSC staff pick all the NFL games both against the spread and over/under point totals

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Putting a fullback on the field may not give the Steelers a boost in their running game

The Steelers may not get the numbers advantage may fans think comes with lining up a fullback to help run the ball.

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Podcast: Pants Poopin’ Doom & Gloom

Join BTSC’s newest podcast, What Yinz Talkin ‘Bout for a fun look at the Steelers in the sea of social media.

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The Latest

Expert Picks: Experts like the Steelers over the Bengals, but not by much

Time to check in and see who the experts like in Steelers vs. Bengals this Sunday in Week 3.

FILM ROOM: Why hasn’t Najee Harris fixed the Steelers run game?

The Steelers spent a first-round pick on a running back, why is the run game still terrible?

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NFL City Guides: Where to eat, visit and watch

The NFL is back after a 2020 season disrupted by the COVID pandemic that meant few fans actually got to attend games. Now that we can get out there again (carefully and safely) to enjoy the game we love, SB Nation has you covered with recommendations on where to eat, attractions to visit, and the best ways to enjoy game day in every NFL city.

Start’ em and Sit ‘em: Who to play in Steelers vs. Bengals

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 3, here is who you should start, or sit, in the upcoming matchup.

Taunting is just the latest NFL rule that could ruin a Steelers game for absolutely no reason

Taunting is one of the points of emphasis for NFL officials in 2021, but it probably shouldn’t be.

Get the latest BTSC/NFLPA gear with this awesome T.J. Watt T-Shirt

The Pittsburgh Steelers gave T.J. Watt a mega deal prior to Week 1, and you can celebrate with the latest BreakingT/NFLPA Watt ‘YINZ’ shirt!

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

All the information needed to watch, listen, or follow the Steelers game on Sunday against the Bengals.

Steelers fantasy football & odds analysis

Podcast: What the Steelers need to do to defeat the Bengals in Week 3

Jeff Hartman leads the way with his AM studio show on the BTSC family of podcasts with the latest episode of "Let’s Ride".

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Steelers Injury Report: Ben Roethlisberger returns to practice on Thursday

The Steelers quarterback returned in a limited role in the second practice of the week.

Podcast: Getting acquainted with the Steelers’ Week 3 enemy, the Bengals

Learn about the Steelers upcoming opponent with the return of BTSC’s Know Your Enemy. Michael Beck and Geoffrey Benedict break down all the news you need to know surrounding the

Stifling the Bengals’ super sophomore is the Steelers key of the week

Stopping Joe Burrow can win the Steelers this divisional game.

The Behind the Steel Curtain Steelers FanShop

Despite how it may appear, the Steelers’ defense performed well against the Raiders

Derek Carr thrived amidst tight coverage and good reads, not because of errant plays.

Podcast: On the line, are the Steelers even anywhere close to fine?

Matt Peverell breaks down the Steelers salary cap and player personnel situation every week in The War Room.

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2021 Steelers Rookie Review: Week 2 Raiders Edition

A weekly review of the 2021 Steelers rookies performances each week, based on personal observations.

Take a step back in time with these new retro Starter Steelers Jackets

Check out these retro starter jackets, on pre-sale NOW!

3 games to watch in Week 3 which give perspective on the Steelers’ future opponents

There are several NFL games this week which will help get a better understanding of teams the Steelers face later in 2021

Steelers Film Room

Football and the pandemic: A season like no other

BTSC’s K.T. Smith chronicles navigating a football season through COVID-19 both in regards to the Pittsburgh Steelers and his experience as a high school coach.

Scouting Report: 1st downs will be critical for the Steelers offense vs. the Bengals

The Pittsburgh Steelers will need to perform better on first downs offensively to beat the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 3.

Burning Questions: Intermediate and middle of the field Edition

Bombs Away, or Dink and Dunk?

The Steelers appear to be lagging far behind the Browns and Ravens in the AFC North

Are the Steelers in the same class as both the Browns and Ravens in the AFC North? It just doesn’t feel that way right now.

Features and Long Form

Podcast: Can using a FB give the Steelers the numbers they need in the running game?

The Oracle Dave Schofield shares his thoughts in the AM platform with the classic stats show with the Editor of BTSC.

Steelers Injury Report: Watt, Haden limited in practice Wednesday

With some players limited with her injuries, Devin bush returned as a full participant.

The BTSC census for the global fan base of the Pittsburgh Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have one of the largest fan bases in the NFL, and BTSC is trying to pinpoint just how far reaching the fan base is. Time to check in for the Steelers census!

How can the Steelers fix their offensive line problems?

The problems are glaring, but can they be fixed?

Podcast: The Steelers are who we thought they were

In the spirit of brotherly love, siblings Dave and Rich Schofield break down all things surrounding the black-and-gold.

Power Rankings: Steelers fall out of the Top 10 heading into Week 3

The Pittsburgh Steelers were a Top 10 team heading into Week 2, but have fallen out of the Top 10 after their Week 3 loss.

5 former Steelers nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame 2022 class

The Steelers who are nominated span the last four decades.

Ben Roethlisberger preaching urgency, not panic, within the Steelers offense

The Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback knows it isn’t time to hit the panic button, but the offense isn’t nearly good enough to become complacent.

Podcast: Najee soars, Claypool snores and Bengals roar

Join BTSC’s Jeremy Betz for weekly fantasy football talk as it pertains to the Pittsburgh Steelers, your draft and for success in any of your leagues.

Reviewing the analytics behind Mike Tomlin’s 4th down decision vs. the Raiders

Mike Tomlin elected to punt the football rather than go for it on 4th and 1 with the game hanging in the balance. Was it the right call?