DeCastro angrily confronted Panthers LB Luke Kuechly after the defending Defensive Player of the Year shoved Steelers Justin Brown back to the ground after making a tackle. It might have been the spark igniting the team in the second half.
The "next man up" philosophy has long been the mantra of the Pittsburgh Steelers. In the coming weeks, it'll be put to the test again.
Steelers vs. Panthers 2014: News and updates leading into Week 3
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The defending NFC South champions present a formidable challenge to the 1-1 Steelers in their Week 3 match-up scheduled for an 8:30 p.m. ET kickoff in Charlotte, N.C. Here's all the news, analysis, features and opinion we have on this game.
The Pittsburgh Steelers will have most of their weapons at their disposal Sunday night, but an injury to Ramon Foster's ankle could jeopardize the offensive line's continuity.
The Steelers and Panthers both invested in big receivers in the 2014 NFL Draft. Both have a high level of potential, and while the Panthers are seeing a bit more immediate (and expected) return, the Steelers bide their time with Martavis Bryant.
Although the Pittsburgh Steelers remain a healthy team heading into Week 3, the injuries the team has currently sustained could alter the team's active roster this Sunday against the Carolina Panthers.
Pittsburgh's offense could use a play Sunday like the one Kordell "Slash" Stewart had against the Panthers back in 1996.