Steelers News & Transactions Steelers Open Season on Sunday Night Football Against Patriots Published 4 months ago on April 17, 2019 By Mike Asti 1shares Share Tweet Flipboard Comment EmailEven though it’s still very early in the off-season, NFL fans are already getting excited for some big games and new drama. And that excitement will now surely turn up for Steelers fans. Pittsburgh will open their 2019 regular season in New England against the defending champion Patriots, according to The Athletic Boston’s Jeff Howe. Pats open at home against the Steelers on Sunday Night Football. — Jeff Howe (@jeffphowe) April 17, 2019 Mention Steelers Now and save $10! The game will be in a prime time spot and nationally televised on NBC as part of their Sunday Night Football showcase. While this game is usually left for the end of the year, it will instead help kickoff the new season. Unfortunately for any Steelers fans interested in making the trip, you will undoubtedly have to endure watching the Patriots celebrate a 6th Lombardi Trophy before the game. Despite missing the playoffs, the Steelers were able to pick up a 17-10 victory over Tom Brady and company in 2018. 1shares Share Tweet Flipboard Comment Email Related Topics:Ben RoethlisbergerfeaturedNBCNew England PatriotsNFLPittsburgh SteelersSunday Night FootballTom Brady Up Next Steelers Sign Ben Roethlisberger to Three-Year Extension Through 2021 Don't Miss Steelers Release 2019 Preseason Schedule Mike Asti Mike Asti is an experienced media personality and journalist with a vast résumé and skillset, most notably with TribLIVE Radio, WPXI and 93.7 The Fan. Asti manages both Steelers Now and Pittsburgh Sports Live. Continue Reading Advertisement You may like Exclusive with former Steelers QB Landry Jones Steelers Roster Projection after Preseason Week 2 Poll: Who Should Be Steelers Backup Quarterback? Trends Favor Mason Rudolph in Steelers Backup QB Battle Steelers All 91: C Patrick Morris James Washington Continues Strong Preseason Performance Click to comment Leave a Reply This comment form is under antispam protection This comment form is under antispam protection Subscribe Notify of new follow-up comments new replies to my comments Steelers Now in Your Mailbox! Enter your email address to subscribe and get notifications of new posts in your mailbox. Email Address Subscribe Latest Popular Videos Steelers1 hour ago Exclusive with former Steelers QB Landry Jones Steelers4 hours ago Steelers Roster Projection after Preseason Week 2 Poll6 hours ago Poll: Who Should Be Steelers Backup Quarterback? Steelers6 days ago Steelers All 91: ILB Tegray Scales Steelers7 days ago Steelers All 91: OLB/FB Sutton Smith Steelers2 days ago FINAL: Steelers 17, Kansas City Chiefs 7 Steelers2 days ago From the Locker Room: Rudolph Critical of his Play, Hilton Compliments Burns Steelers1 week ago From the Locker Room: Dobbs, Washington React to Win Over Tampa Steelers2 weeks ago Steelers Camp Minute: Expectations are High Heading into Season Like us on Facebook! Like us on Facebook!