Originally Posted by Steel Pit
I don't believe that the NFL will schedule us to play Denver. This is how I see it, final roster cuts will be made on the Sunday prior to the Thursday nighter. To fly Denver in from out west for a Thursday night game will leave them very little if any time to prepare for the Steelers. I just believe that it would be very unfair for them and they would probably raise a lot of h e l l about it. I like Cincinnati in this spot. It just makes too much sense.
Oakland had to travel to NE last year for the Thursday opener, so I don't think that travel is a question for the league.
I definitely think it will be Denver as well, but whomever it is I will be there!