The date has finally been announced. The NFL decided to stop yanking the chains of fans everywhere and announced the release of the 2015 NFL schedule happening Tuesday April 21st. The actual release of the schedule will be at 8 p.m. ET, but see below for channel information on the release itself:
NFL Network: 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. (1st hour as a lead-up to the schedule release)
ESPN: 8 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
ESPN2: 9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
There are a ton of story lines which could emerge from the schedule release. Will the Steelers travel to Foxborough in Week 1 to kickoff the season against the Patriots? When will the team's bye week fall in 2015? How many prime time games will the Steelers be playing in this year? Which 3 games will Le'Veon Bell be missing during his 3-game suspension?
You get the idea...
The 2015 opponents for the Steelers has already been announced, and you can see those below. Be sure to check in at BTSC for all the information and opinion surrounding the schedule you'll need.