2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
13-3, 1st in AFC North
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Jeremy Fowler, NFL Nation Takeover

Steelers reporter Jeremy Fowler joins Doug Kezirian and Myron Medcalf to talk about the future of the "Killer B's" as well as who the Steeler will look for in the draft.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

OLB Anthony Chickillo is back with the Steelers for 2018. He's signed his $1.907 M restricted tender, according to a source. Key rotational pass rusher with 3.0 sacks last year is back in the fold. Pro Football Talk was the first to report.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Last season, the Steelers played three divisional games in the final five weeks of the year. In 2018, Pittsburgh will play one AFC North opponent over the final eight weeks - the Bengals in Week 17.

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2018 Pittsburgh Steelers game-by-game predictions

To earn their fifth consecutive season of reaching double-digits in wins, the Steelers must navigate a schedule that's has some tricky stretches.

Woodson predicts hot start for Steelers (1:31)

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's the 2018 Pittsburgh Steelers regular season schedule: WEEK 1 (Sept. 9) at Cleveland Browns, 1:00 p.m. ET; WEEK 2 (Sept. 16) vs. Kansas City Chiefs, 1:00 p.m. ET; WEEK 3 (Sept. 24) at Tampa Bay Bucs, 8:15 p.m. ET; WEEK 4 (Sept. 30) vs. Baltimore Ravens, 8:20 p.m. ET; WEEK 5 (Oct. 7) vs. Atlanta Falcons, 1:00 p.m. ET; WEEK 6 (Oct. 14) at Cincinnati Bengals, 1:00 p.m. ET; WEEK 7 (Oct. 21) BYE; WEEK 8 (Oct. 28) vs. Cleveland Browns, 1:00 p.m. ET; WEEK 9 (Nov. 4) at Baltimore Ravens, 1:00 p.m. ET; WEEK 10 (Nov. 8) vs. Carolina Panthers, 8:20 p.m. ET; WEEK 11 (Nov. 18) at Jacksonville Jaguars, 8:20 p.m. ET; WEEK 12 (Nov. 25) at Denver Broncos, 4:25 p.m. ET; WEEK 13 (Dec. 2) vs. Los Angeles Chargers, 1:00 p.m. ET; WEEK 14 (Dec. 9) at Oakland Raiders, 8:20 p.m. ET; WEEK 15 (Dec. 16) vs. New England Patriots, 4:25 p.m. ET; WEEK 16 (Dec. 23) at New Orleans Saints, 4:25 p.m. ET; WEEK 17 (Dec. 30) vs. Cincinnati Bengals, 1:00 p.m. ET

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers' Joe Haden is excited about more man coverage in 2018, says he's fully healthy for the first offseason since 2015.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers a major presence in NFLPA's Top 50 player sales list, leading league with six recipients -- Antonio Brown (No. 5), Ben Roethlisberger (No. 19), Le'Veon Bell (No. 23), Alejandro Villanueva (No. 30), JuJu Smith-Schuster (No. 38), T.J. Watt (No. 40).

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

From Steelers voluntary workouts, cornerback Joe Haden said the defense has spent part of week watching the playoff loss to Jacksonville to "figure out what things went wrong." Communication and discipline were the issues in the 45-42 loss, not talent, Haden said.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Running back Le'Veon Bell is working out in Miami while the Steelers begin voluntary offseason workouts. Bell was widely expected to stay away from the team while franchise tag negotiations are ongoing. Bell plans to workout rigorously over the next few months, most likely on his own.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Fourteen of the Steelers' 22 pre-draft visitors come from three positions on defense -- linebacker (six), defensive line (four), safety (four). Team getting a hard look at up-the-middle defensive help.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Southern Miss safety Tarvarius Moore is the lone prospect making a pre-draft visit to Steelers headquarters on Wednesday. He was on Tuesday's list but didn't make it until today. Potential day 2 pick is 6-foot-2 and ran a 4.32-second 40 at his pro day.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

With NFL offseason workouts well underway, the Steelers typically don't pay players additional money for the work. TE Vance McDonald ($150,000) and RT Marcus Gilbert ($50,000) are the only Steelers with workout bonuses, with McDonald's coming from a pre-trade deal with San Francisco. For comparison, the New England Patriots are tied to $1.92 million in bonuses, the Green Bay Packers $4.69 million.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers' pre-draft visitors Tuesday: Florida St. LB Matthew Thomas, Penn St. S Marcus Allen, Southern Miss. S Tarvarius Moore. The team's visit schedule has leaned heavy on defense the last few weeks.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Busy day at the Steelers' UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, where Phase One (conditioning) of offseason workouts begin, and two draft prospects are visiting -- a pair of defensive linemen, LSU's Greg Gilmore and Delaware's Bilal Nichols. The Steelers' workouts are voluntary but a good turnout is expected.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

James Harrison, 39, who announced his retirement Monday on social media, had considered playing another season, but the retirement indications became stronger over the last three days or so, according to his agent, Bill Parise. The Steelers' all-time sack leader calls it a career.

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Team Stats

Passing Yards273.83rd
Rushing Yards104.220th
Points For25.38th
Points Against19.37th