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Friday Night Steelers Six Pack of questions and open thread: Week 6 Edition

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

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Steelers Injury Report: Steelers are nearly at full strength for Sunday’s game

Only Carlos Davis and JuJu Smith-Schuster, who still remains on the roster at this time, are out for Sunday.

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Podcast: Seattle has three losses, but the Steelers need to ignore that

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 6 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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Keith Butler assesses the play of Joe Schobert in the early stages of his Steelers tenure

Joe Schobert is still getting acclimated to the Steelers’ defense, and Keith Butler is hoping the veteran linebacker starts making big plays for Pittsburgh.

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Podcast: Butt-Padded Positive Land

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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Expert Picks: Steelers predicted to win two in a row heading into the bye

Time to check in and see who the experts like in Steelers vs. Seahawks this Sunday in Week 6.

Scouting Report: The Seahawks present a great opportunity for the Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have a chance to go into the bye week with back-to-back wins, and the Seattle Seahawks could be just what the doctor ordered.

Get the latest BTSC gear!! “Air Najee”

The Pittsburgh Steelers have a stud running back in Najee Harris. Get the latest BTSC shirt featuring "Air Najee"

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

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Seattle Seahawks in Week 6, here is who you should start, or sit, in the upcoming matchup.

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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.

You have to feel bad for JuJu Smith-Schuster’s season-ending shoulder injury

It remains unclear if the shoulder injury that receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster suffered on Sunday will end his Steelers career. If it did, it’s a shame all around.

Podcast: What the Steelers need to do to defeat the Seahawks on Sunday

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

Buccaneers vs. Eagles: Thursday Night Football Open Thread 

Join in on the conversation as we wait patiently for Sunday Night.

Steelers fantasy football & odds analysis

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Steelers Injury Report: Chase Claypool, James Washington still limited in practice Thursday

Other than JuJu Smith-Schuster who is expected to go on Injured Reserve, no other players completely missed practice due to injury

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Podcast: Getting acquainted with the Steelers’ Week 6 enemy, the Seattle Seahawks

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 Seattle Seahawks.

3 games to watch in Week 6 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

Deciphering what Zach Banner’s return to the lineup could mean for the Steelers’ line

The Pittsburgh Steelers could use a boost on the offensive line, but will that boost come from Zach Banner returning off IR?

The Behind the Steel Curtain Steelers FanShop

Podcast: Are the Steelers ready for launch or just flying high? 

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

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Ben Roethlisberger makes it clear replacing JuJu Smith-Schuster won’t be easy

The Pittsburgh Steelers offense is having to replace JuJu Smith-Schuster, and it won’t be an easy fix.

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

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

Steelers Vertex: Are the Steelers inside linebackers starting to mesh?

In the fifth game of the 2021 season, the Steelers ILBs were putting some good film out there for all to see.

Steelers Film Room

2021 Steelers Rookie Review: Week 5 Denver Broncos Edition

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

Can the Steelers get back to .500 before the bye week?

Getting the record back to even means everything to the Steelers before the bye week.

It was nice to see James Pierre step up at just the right time in the win over the Broncos

James Pierre saved the Steelers victory over the Broncos on Sunday with a clutch interception with seconds remaining. In doing so, Pierre gained some valuable and positive experience that will help him grow at the NFL level.

Podcast: Three ‘firsts’ which will drive the Steelers success

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

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Steelers Injury Report: Devin Bush, Cam Sutton full participants in practice Wednesday

The Steelers had a larger number of their injured players participating in practice in some manner.

Podcast: Building on the Steelers Week 5 performance

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

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!

Power Rankings: Steelers make a big jump after beating Denver

The Pittsburgh Steelers broke their losing streak, and have moved up in the latest Power Rankings.

Steelers add a CB to fill out their practice squad before Week 6

The Pittsburgh Steelers have filled out their 16-man practice squad by adding CB Linden Stephens.

Podcast: Getting it done with the run and the Steelers triple threat

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.

NFL Week 6 Betting Preview: Steelers currently 5-point favorites against the Seahawks

The Steelers are looking to start a winning streak in their first prime time game of 2021.

FILM ROOM: Matt Canada got Zach Gentry an easy 13 yards vs. the Broncos

The Steeler TE’s blocking turns into an opportunity for a nice catch and run.

7 Takeaways from the Steelers win over the Broncos

Observations, reactions, and analysis from the Steelers’ win over the Broncos.

13 players mentioned by Mike Tomlin during Tuesday’s press conference

The Steelers head coach held his weekly press conference with the Pittsburgh media on Tuesday heading into Week 6.