Steelers vs. Seahawks: What you need to know.
The NFL Network is offering the first weekly show in its six-year history, the Steelers vs, Seahawks podcast, to its subscribers.
It will premiere on Sept. 9, with each episode focusing on a different NFL team, player or player-related event.
The Steelers are the Steelers.
The Seahawks are the Seahawks.
Each episode will have three to five players in-depth interviews with the hosts.
Steelers vs Seahawks will feature interviews with coach Mike Tomlin, defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, defensive backs coach Chris Van Valkenburg and head coach Mike Zimmer, according to the show’s synopsis.
The show will also feature the Steelers’ first-round draft pick, Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell, as well as former Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and former Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate, according the synopsis.
“Steelers vs. Falcons is a chance to get up-close with the most dynamic and competitive teams in the league,” NFL Network executive VP of content marketing Josh Greenberg said in a statement.
“With the Steelers and Seahawks hosting the podcast, fans will get to hear their favorite teams in a fun and entertaining way.”
Steelers vs Seattle will air live on NFL Network.
It is the first NFL show to feature both sides in a game and the first show in the series to be hosted by former NFL quarterback Russell Westbrook, the Seahawks’ former star quarterback.
The Steelers and Seattle are both 1-1 in the regular season.
They played in Super Bowl XLIX in January 2018, losing to the New England Patriots in overtime in a rematch of Super Bowl LI.
Pittsburgh was swept in the first round of the playoffs in the 2017 playoffs by the Seattle Seahawks.
In the 2017 season, the Bengals beat the Steelers 21-17.
The Bengals, who finished 12-5, lost to the Steelers in the postseason the next season.
In 2018, the Falcons lost to Pittsburgh 24-23 in the NFC Championship Game.