ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — It’s game day, as Kenny Pickett will start his first game for the Pittsburgh Steelers against one of the top teams in the AFC in the Buffalo Bills.
STEELERS GAMEDAY INFO
Week 3, Pittsburgh Steelers (1-3) vs Buffalo Bills (2-2)
Sunday, Oct. 8, 2022, 1 p.m.
Highmark Stadium, Orchard Park, N.Y. (71,608, AstroTurf)
TV: CBS Regional (Jim Nantz, Tony Romo, Tracy Wolfson)
Radio: Steelers Radio Network, 102.5 WDVE-FM (Bill Hillgrove, Craig Wolfley, Missi Mathews, Max Starks)
SN Coverage: Alan Saunders, Nick Farabaugh
Forecast: Partly cloudy, 56 degrees, wind WSW 17 mph
Line: Steelers -14, +610, over/under 45.5 FanDuel Promo
After falling behind in their first game as a favorite, the Steelers now face reduced expectations in a stretch of four games against top contenders.
The Steelers added outside linebacker Ryan Anderson their 53-man roster and released outside linebacker David Anenih. The team elevated cornerback Josh Jackson and safety Elijah Riley from their practice squad.
CB Ahkello Witherspoon (hamstring) and SS Terrell Edmunds (concussion) will not play. CB Cam Sutton (groin, hamstring) is questionable.
FS Minkah Fitzpatrick (knee), DL Cam Heyward (ankle, elbow), DL Chris Wormley (ankle), WR Diontae Johnson (hip), C Mason Cole (foot) and CB Levi Wallace (foot) are all expected to play.
Bills TE Dawson Knox, FS Jordan Poyer, CB Christian Benford, WR Jamison Crowder and WR Jake Kumerow are all out. MLB Tremaine Edmunds.
FROM THE OTHER SIDE
The Bills are looking for a complete game after falling behind against the Baltimore Ravens last week and losing despite out-gaining Miami in Week 3.