“Overwhelmed”, “panic-stricken”, even described as the “worst team in the NFL”, the Pittsburgh Steelers aren’t buying into the negativity. Instead they are using evaluation and personal reflection to find answers to their 0-4 start during the 2013 NFL Season in this bye week.
It’s no secret around the South Side all week that tomorrow’s game with the Eagles may end up being the biggest game of the season (especially if the Steelers don’t win).
The Steelers return after a week off during the bye week to the field again this weekend taking on the Eagles.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Steelers let one get away in Week 3 at Oakland, but according to running back Isaac Redman, the 34-31 upset by the Raiders, their pretty punchless ground attack is not entirely to blame, nor is Todd Haley’s strategy.
The Steeler bye week was much talked about in the pre-season. Many people thought it was too early here in week #4. Most agree, the best bye week is week 9 or at the halfway mark of the season.
Post Gazette Beat Writer and 93.7 Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette was on The Fan Morning Show for his weekly Monday morning chat.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are on a bye this week. As it turns out, the timing could not be any better. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger announced that he has a broken thumb, but does not expect to miss any time.
(93-7 The FAN) — Injuries have been a consistent issue for the Pittsburgh Steelers this season, and the team finally gets a break as it has reached its bye week.