2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
5-4-1, 3rd in AFC North
Joe Sargent/Getty Images
7h

Steelers' defense welcomes Watt, Fitzpatrick back

The Pittsburgh Steelers' defense will be closer to full strength against the Cincinnati Bengals with the return of T.J. Watt and Minkah Fitzpatrick and possible return of Joe Haden.

Jayne Kamin-Oncea/USA TODAY Sports
5dBrooke Pryor

Big Ben tosses 3 TDs in loss after bout with COVID

After missing a week of practice with COVID-19, Ben Roethlisberger threw for 3 touchdowns and helped the Steelers mount a fourth-quarter, 27-point comeback that fell just short Sunday night against the Chargers.

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
6dBrooke Pryor

Big Ben passes protocols, activated by Steelers

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has been activated to the team's 53-man roster after passing the NFL's COVID-19 protocols, the team announced Saturday morning.

AP Photo/Joshua Bessex
7dBrooke Pryor

Steelers' defense sans Watt, Haden vs. Chargers

The Steelers ruled out T.J. Watt (hip, knee) and cornerback Joe Haden (foot) for Sunday night's game vs. the Chargers, along with guard Kevin Dotson and defensive lineman Isaiahh Loudermilk.

AP Photo/David Richard
8dBrooke Pryor

Rudolph preps to start even though he may not

Steelers QB Mason Rudolph is preparing this week like he will start Sunday night's game against the Chargers, but he is aware that he could be the backup if Ben Roethlisberger returns from the reserve/COVID-19 list.

Shelley Lipton/Icon Sportswire
10dBrooke Pryor

Steelers to plan on Rudolph, but 'light on' for Ben

The Steelers are going to build their game plan around QB Mason Rudolph but aren't counting out Ben Roethlisberger playing against the Chargers, coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday.

Mark Alberti/Icon Sportswire
11dBrooke Pryor

Sources: Steelers' Fitzpatrick positive for COVID

Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick has tested positive for COVID-19, sources told ESPN's Kimberley Martin, putting his status for Sunday's game against the Chargers in doubt.

Joe Sargent/Getty Images
12dBrooke Pryor

Steelers' Harris: Didn't know you could tie in NFL

After Sunday's game between Pittsburgh and Detroit ended in a 16-16 tie, Steelers RB Najee Harris said he "didn't even know you could tie in the NFL," while Lions RB Godwin Igwebuike said he was asking teammates, "How many overtimes can we do?"

Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports
13dBrooke Pryor

Big Ben out vs. Lions after landing on COVID list

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has been placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list and will miss Sunday's game against the Lions, the team announced Saturday night.

Team Stats

Passing Yards237.314th
Rushing Yards90.727th
Points For21.420th
Points Against22.612th