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2018 Week 5: Steelers vs. Falcons

Analyzing the Steelers’ Week 5 win over the Falcons, by the numbers

There were so many encouraging numbers from Sunday, it’s difficult to decide which ones to highlight.

T.J. Watt wins AFC Defensive Player of the Week honors for Week 5

The Steelers outside linebacker won his second Defensive Player of the Week award in 2018 for his 3 sack effort against the Atlanta Falcons

10 Things I Think I Thought about the Steelers big win over the Falcons

Time to think about what I think I thought after the Steelers’ 41-17 win over Atlanta in Week 5.

L.J. Fort is the Pittsburgh Steelers version of Rocky Balboa

A key contributor from Sundays vital victory over the Atlanta Falcons is the definition of a over achieving, Cinderella story. LJ Fort has had to display outstanding perseverance, determination, and versatility just to see the field.

Heinz Field Report: Getting an in stadium account of a much-needed Steelers win

Fans at the stadium were given a reason to cheer both early and often.

Odds of trading Le’Veon Bell to the Eagles dramatically improved on Monday

While a trade is still very unlikely, recent changes in Philadelphia could actually make a deal with Pittsburgh possible.

Steelers Stock Report: See whose stock is rising after the big win over the Falcons

Time to check the stock report after the Steelers’ big win over the Falcons in Week 5.

Steelers Film Room: James Conner proves he was never the problem

After having three quiet weeks, James Conner proved he was more than merely a backup against the Falcons

Steelers’ strut some serious potential in 41-17 win over Atlanta

Finally, the Black-and-gold maintained their edge throughout an entire game, putting 28 points on the board in the second half, while the defense largely kept Matt Ryan’s offense in check.

Report Card: Grading the Steelers Week 5 victory over the Falcons

BTSC breaks out the red pen and assigns grades to the Steelers after their 41-17 win over Atlanta.

Winners and Losers after the Steelers’ huge win over Atlanta in Week 5

After a game, we take note of certain players who performed well and others who didn’t. This is where the Winners and Losers column comes in.

Ben Roethlisberger thinks James Conner’s big day came from being ‘tired of hearing about Le’Veon so much’

He may not be with his teammates on game day, but Le’Veon Bell is still motivating them in his own way.

Mike Tomlin is ‘pissed’ about penalties ‘costing people games and jobs’

The Steelers head coach did not hold back when discussing the issues of questionable penalties being called around the NFL in 2018.

Steelers were ‘Conner Strong’ in huge victory over Falcons at Heinz Field

The Steelers’ offensive attack flowed through second-year running back James Conner in Pittsburgh’s 41-17 victory over the Falcons on Sunday. In tallying 185 yards from scrimmage and two touchdowns, Conner showed that he’s capable of being a really good running back in the NFL.

Steelers players take to social media to talk about their huge win over the Falcons

Members of the Pittsburgh Steelers take to social media after their 41-17 win over the Falcons in Week 5.

Ben Roethlisberger to Antonio Brown connection is strong against Falcons: ‘The wifi was lit’

The prolific partnership appeared to be back on track in Week 5 with some vintage moments from the duo against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

Knee Jerk Reactions to the Steelers’ 41-17 win over Atlanta in Week 5

One BTSC writer shares his real-time, initial thoughts of the Steelers’ breakout against Atlanta. But is it real or is he on his deathbed?

Steelers dominate Falcons 41-17 for first home win of the season

The Pittsburgh Steelers got back in the win column with a very nice win over the Atlanta Falcons at home.

Steelers vs. Falcons, Week 5: 3rd quarter in-game update

The Pittsburgh Steelers are back, and we keep you up to date with those who aren’t able to watch the game live.

Steelers vs. Falcons: Second-half live updates, injury news and open thread

The Steelers are back on the gridiron! The 2018 regular season is here with the Steelers and Falcons locking horns in Week 5. Keep tabs on all things Black-and-gold with our updates and open thread.

Steelers vs. Falcons, Week 5: 2nd quarter in-game update

The Pittsburgh Steelers are back, and we keep you up to date with those who aren’t able to watch the game live.

Steelers vs. Falcons, Week 5: 1st quarter in-game update

The Pittsburgh Steelers are back, and we keep you up to date with those who aren’t able to watch the game live.

Steelers vs. Falcons: First-half live updates, injury news and open thread

The Steelers are back on the gridiron! The 2018 regular season is here with the Steelers and Falcons locking horns in Week 5. Keep tabs on all things Black-and-gold with our updates and open thread.

Vince Williams, Darrius Heyward-Bey and Morgan Burnett all inactive for Steelers in Week 5

All of the names listed as doubtful by the Steelers on Friday will miss the game against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

NFL Picks, Week 5: Predicting the winner of Steelers vs. Falcons

Time to take a stab at who wins this Week 5 game at Heinz Field between the Steelers and Falcons.

Steelers vs. Falcons: Three Steelers who need to step up at Heinz Field in Week 5

Time to see who needs to improve their game for Pittsburgh to get a much-needed win.

See if you’ll see the Steelers vs. Falcons Week 5 game

Will you get to see Steelers vs. Falcons in the comfort of your own home?

Six Steelers’ Slobberknockers for Week 5: A half-dozen questions for BTSC fans to discuss

Time to get ready for the Week-5 game vs. the Falcons!

Bold and bizarre predictions for the Steelers vs. Falcons Week 5 game

BTSC’s Nostradumbass predicts the Steelers’ contest on Sunday between two previous contenders that are playing like pretenders.

NFL Odds and Predictions: Picking the full Week 5 slate against the spread

We make our picks against the spread and versus the totals for every game on the NFL schedule in Week 5

A simple, 4-step plan for fixing the Pittsburgh Steelers

Personnel-wise, the Steelers must play with the cards they’ve been dealt. But they could alter the current trajectory of their season by tweaking the general approach we’ve seen so far in 2018.

Behind Enemy Lines: How the Falcons’ injury woes could help the Steelers to victory

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Atlanta Falcons to head-to-head in Week 5 at Heinz Field, and we go behind enemy lines to get the low-down on the opponent.

Steelers Injury Report: Pair of starters likely out of the lineup vs. the Falcons

The Pittsburgh Steelers will likely be without three players who have significant roles on the team when they host the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

Steelers Injury Report: 4 players sit out practice on Thursday with injuries

Vince Williams and Darrius Heyward-Bey missed a second day of training on Thursday and were joined on the sidelines by Morgan Burnett and Marcus Gilbert nursing injuries.