Buccaneers vs. Steelers 2014: News and updates leading into Week 4
Be sure to tune in to the new online call-in show Steelers Final Score following the conclusion of the Steelers vs. Buccaneers Week 4 game for a complete recap of the game.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming of an offensive explosion of 37 points against the Carolina Panthers. Who to start and avoid this week as the Steelers prepare for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The Steelers look to move to 3-1 for the first time since 2010 as they are favored by nine points against the winless Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are staring at a depleted defense after losing 3 starters to injury in Week 3. The Buccaneers have been equally decimated with injury, but are getting some crucial parts of their team back for the game Sunday.
Le'Veon Bell and his 147 yards on 21 carries against the Carolina Panthers in Week 3 was enough to win the Pittsburgh Steelers running back the FedEx Ground Player of the Week award.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are missing some defensive starters, but outside of Ryan Shazier and Ike Taylor, everyone else went through a full practice Thursday.
Tampa Bay has an advantage in terms of size and arm strength when it comes to a vertical passing game. The question is how often they'll try to force the Steelers into nickel packages, bringing the 5-foot-8 Antwon Blake on the field.
After a very short retirement, James Harrison returns to the Steelers' practice facilities to get ready with the team.
Tedford, in his first year as Tampa's offensive coordinator, had a heart procedure done last month, and is still recovering. Quarterbacks coach Marcus Arroyo will continue in his absence.