The electrifying offense of the Steelers led the way to another AFC North division crown and a 13-3 record in the regular season. Unfortunately, things did not culminate into a Super Bowl appearance as the Steelers fell to Jacksonville in the Divisional Round of the AFC playoffs. Three of the killer B’s are back as Ben Roethlisberger, Le’Veon Bell, and Antonio Brown lead the charge to push the Steelers back into the Super Bowl this season. The pieces are there for another AFC North title and a deep run into the playoffs.
What is the best way to watch the Steelers during the 2018 season? The answer may be different depending on the type of fan. Some fans may want to tune in online and watch the Steelers live stream on their favorite device. Other fans may want to relax on the couch and watch the Pittsburgh Steelers Live Stream on cable TV. No matter which method is most convenient, every fan will be satisfied with the options available for them to tune in to the Steelers’ game this season. Below is a list of several options to consider.
Pittsburgh Steelers 2018 TV Schedule
Week 1: at Cleveland Browns on Sep. 9 at 1 PM ET on CBS
Week 2: vs. Kansas City Chiefs on Sep. 16 at 1 PM ET on CBS
Week 3: at Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sep. 24 at 8:15 PM ET on ESPN
Week 4: vs. Baltimore Ravens on Sep. 30 at 8:20 PM ET on NBC
Week 5: vs. Atlanta Falcons on Oct. 7 at 1 PM ET on FOX
Week 6: at Cincinnati Bengals on Oct. 14 at 1 PM ET on CBS
Week 7: BYE
Week 8: vs. Cleveland Browns on Oct. 28 at 1 PM ET on CBS
Week 9: at Baltimore Ravens on Nov. 4 at 1 PM ET on CBS
Week 10: at Carolina Panthers on Nov. 8 at 8:20 PM ET on FOX, NFL Network
Week 11: at Jacksonville Jaguars on Nov. 18 at 8:20 PM ET on NBC
Week 12: at Denver Broncos on Nov. 25 at 4:25 PM ET on CBS
Week 13: vs. Los Angeles Chargers on Dec. 2 at 1 PM ET on CBS
Week 14: at Oakland Raiders on Dec. 9 at 8:20 PM ET on NBC
Week 15: vs. New England Patriots on Dec. 16 at 4:25 PM ET on CBS
Week 16: at New Orleans Saints on Dec. 23 at 4:25 PM ET on CBS
Week 17: vs. Cincinnati Bengals on Dec. 30 at 1 PM ET on CBS
Steelers’ fans can always check 506sports.com to ensure the local broadcasts will be shown in their viewing area.
How to Watch the Pittsburgh Steelers live stream on Cable TV
Steeler fans will be happy to know that their team will be featured on national broadcasts a whopping five times in the 2018 season. The Steelers will be featured on NBC’s Sunday Night Football three times as they take on Baltimore, Jacksonville, and Oakland in primetime. They will be featured on one Monday Night Football game on ESPN against Tampa Bay. Lastly, the Steelers will play in one Thursday Night Football game against Carolina which will air simultaneously on FOX and NFL Network. The remainder of Steeler games will be on local affiliates with 10 games on CBS and one game on FOX.
DirecTV NOW for Pittsburgh Steelers live online
DirecTV Now starts with the Live a Little Plan for $40/month and it includes ESPN, CBS, FOX, and NBC. Every Steelers live stream can be watched using this basic plan which includes 65+ channels. Even though the Steelers do play one Thursday Night Football game, the game will air on FOX in addition to NFL Network. Steelers’ fans can stream every Steeler game as long as there are no blackouts to local stations. A free trial of DirecTV NOW is accessible to Steeler fans who wish to test out the service.
Sling TV to watch Pittsburgh Steelers live stream online
Sling TV has the orange package and the blue package which can be purchased separately for $25/month. The sling orange package features ESPN and the sling blue package features FOX, NBC, and NFL Network. These packages can be combined for $40/month to save subscribers 20% on their package. Sling TV alone would not be an ideal fit for Steeler fans since 10 games will air on CBS local markets and the service does not include CBS. A free trial is available for the fans who believe Sling TV may work at any point during the season.
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Pittsburgh Steelers live with Geo restriction
Steelers’ fans who subscribe to fuboTV will have access to CBS, FOX, NBC, and NFL Network for $39.99/month. ESPN is not available on fuboTV so the lone Monday Night Football game to feature the Steelers will not be available to watch for Steeler fans subscribed to fuboTV. A free one week trial is available for fans who think fuboTV is the best option for them.
Pittsburgh Steelers live on PlayStation Vue
The basic package for PlayStation Vue is the Access Plan at $44.99/month and it includes stations such as CBS, FOX, NBC, and ESPN. This service is great for Steeler fans since no upgrade is required to watch every Steelers live stream. Even though the Steelers appear on Thursday Night Football one time this season, it will air simultaneously on FOX. A five day free trial is available for fans to determine if PlayStation Vue is the right service for them.
The Best Streaming Service for Steelers’ Fans?
When it comes to watching the Steelers via live stream this season, the most suitable online streaming service is a tie between DirecTV NOW and PlayStation Vue. In terms of price, DirecTV NOW is the ideal choice featuring every Steeler game for $40/month. PlayStation Vue has a higher monthly rate at $44.99/month, but its incredible DVR storage provides tremendous flexibility for fans. Either way, Steelers’ fans cannot go wrong with one of these two services.
DirecTV NFL Sunday Ticket for Pittsburgh Steelers live streaming
DirecTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket is a great option for the Steeler fan that does not live within the Steelers’ viewing area. All out of market games during the season are available through NFL Sunday Ticket, but it is pricey as the cost is now $293.94 for the season in addition to a DirecTV contract.
Pittsburgh Steelers live on Antenna
For Steelers’ fans that are fortunate to live within the team’s viewing area, an OTA antenna can allow them to watch every Steeler game live on cable TV except for one. The only game on the schedule which will not be available on a local network within the Steelers’ viewing area is their week three Monday Night Football matchup against Tampa Bay.
Pittsburgh Steelers live on NFL Game Pass
If catching the Steelers live is too difficult a task, then NFL Game Pass can provide an answer. Game Pass is $99 for the entire season and fans can watch a replay of any game during the season. A free trial is available for fans who want to give it a test run.