If you want bad blood, if you want hatred, if you want familiarity...then this is your type of game.
The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals are very familiar with the bright lights of prime-time, and the two AFC North rivals have met on this stage all too often—typically with similar results.
Nonetheless, the Steelers, who will be playing their first Monday night game of the 2017 regular season, will have the opportunity to show the world what they’re made of in enemy territory against bitter rivals.
To get you pumped up for this game, ESPN’s color analyst and former head coach, Jon Gruden, spoke with Missi Mathews of Steelers.com to discuss the game. Check out what Gruden thinks about the upcoming game: