Weekly Recap

A new contract, HOFer praises AB, and more

Linebacker Vince Williams signed a new contract, James Lofton sang Antonio Brown's praises and the third preseason game is in the books.


Steelers take advantage of Ben, Bell and Brown.
QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le'Veon Bell and WR Antonio Brown hadn't yet played in the preseason and might not next week, either.

The preseason game in New Orleans provided a preview of the team these Steelers will be.
A good bit of the time since that first rainy day in Latrobe has been spent listing what they don't have. Such as a set of proven playmaking defensive backs.

Everyone is talking about the offense, but the defense stepped up, too.
A deep dive into the numbers from the third preseason game of 2016 against the New Orleans Saints.

Offensive stars lead the way in the third preseason game.
Coach Mike Tomlin said it was his plan all along to play his offensive stars in the third preseason game.

A look at what stood out in the Steelers 27-14 win over the Saints.
Ben Roethlisberger saw his first action of the preseason against the Saints, and he looked like he was in midseason form.

The Steelers QB had a 136.4 passer rating on the evening.
Mission accomplished. If the idea was to get Ben Roethlisberger a little bit of work in order for him to be up to speed for the regular season opener on Sept. 12,

The highs and lows of the Steelers' third preseason game against the New Orleans Saints.
Bob Labriola with his thoughts on "what went right, wrong" at New Orleans.

Coach Mike Tomlin addressed a variety of issues before the preseason game in New Orleans.
The third preseason game has been referred to as a dress rehearsal for the regular season. Is that true?

Signing Vince Williams was a smart move, but the key ILB now is Ryan Shazier.
It wasn't a high profile move, but it was a smart one.

Running backs fight for spots, a key phone call, amusement park fun and more.
A little bit of this, and a little bit of that as the Steelers prepare to take on the New Orleans Sains on Friday night.

Another installment of Bob Labriola answering your questions about the Steelers and the NFL.
Your opinion to end a debate; Would it have made sense for Steelers to draft Paxton Lynch in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft?

LB Vince Williams is feeling good about his new contract.
Linebacker Vince Williams was in a good mood on Wednesday after practice, and for good reason.

Coach Mike Tomlin said all healthy players, including key offensive starters, will play this week.
For the first two preseason games Coach Mike Tomlin sat his key starters on offense.

Hall of Fame WR James Lofton referred to Antonio Brown as a 'video game' for good reason.
James Lofton understands what it takes to be a top notch wide receiver in the National Football League.

LB Vince Williams gives the Steelers' depth and stability at inside linebacker.
If there is one thing linebacker Vince Williams loves, it's playing football. And he will be doing that for several more years in black and gold.

Eli Rogers battled through tough times last year, but it's paying off now.
No matter how tough it was, no matter how challenging, Eli Rogers kept the same positive attitude and had the same ever present smile every time you saw him last year.


This week's call of the game is Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger connecting with WR Antonio Brown for a 57-yard touchdown.

Missi Matthews caught up with LB Ryan Shazier during the game vs. the Saints.

QB Ben Roethlisberger speaks about his first action of the preseason.

Coach Mike Tomlin on his team's performance in their victory over the Saints.

Watch Pittsburgh Steelers WR Antonio Brown's Preseason Week 3 highlights.

Watch Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger's game highlights from Week 3 of the 2016 Preseason.

The "Good Morning Football" talks about what makes Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown so special.

LB Vince Williams talked about his new three-year contract.

Missi Matthews, Bob Labriola and Craig Wolfley discuss the young wide receivers on Steelers' depth chart.

Missi Matthews, Bob Labriola and Tunch Ilkin discuss how to replace Ladarius Green's production while on the PUP list.

Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell spoke today following practice regarding the outcome of his appeal.


Take a look at the best photos from the preseason Week 3 game. The Steelers defeated the Saints 27-14.

Game action from the Pittsburgh Steelers' third preseason game against the New Orleans Saints.

Photos as the Pittsburgh Steelers traveled to New Orleans, LA to take on the Saints in a preseason matchup.

The Steelers prepare for the Week 3 preseason matchup against the New Orleans Saints.

The Steelers prepare for the Week 3 preseason matchup against the New Orleans Saints.

The Steelers prepare for the Week 3 preseason matchup against the New Orleans Saints.

The Steelers prepare for the Week 3 preseason matchup against the New Orleans Saints.

Check out the best photos from the 2016 training camp.