Before Chuck Noll and Bill Cowher became deities in the eyes of Steeler Nation, tehy had to start out 0-0. Rookie coaches. Unknown commodities. Much like Mike Tomlin Sunday afternoon in Cleveland. History class is now in session, but just how much should Tomlin study the past and how much will he write on his own?
- Game: Steelers vs Cleveland Browns for the 111th time in history.
- Where: Cleveland Browns Stadium, Cleveland.
- When: 1 p.m. Sunday
- TV: KDKA-TV2
- Radio: WDVE-FM (102.5), WBGG-AM (970) and the Steelers Radio Network.
- Series: 55-55
- Of note: The 110 games between the teams represents the most games played by two teams against each other ... the Steelers own a four-game winning streak on opening weekend -- the longest active streak in the NFL. They are 36-32-4 overall on opening day.
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