The Pittsburgh Steelers fan base can be a fickle bunch. Even when their team was 4-0, there was skepticism among the black and gold following. Many cited the Steelers not playing any teams with a winning record, some talked about the secondary while others just said the team hasn’t really dominated an opponent yet.
Well, after the 38-7 win over the Cleveland Browns in Week 6, the fan base is starting to believe in the Steelers.
Here at SB Nation we poll fans every week in our SB Nation “Reacts” polls, and there one of the questions is whether you have confidence in your team moving forward. As you can see, the confidence is starting to rise heading into Week 7.
If you want to know just how the fan confidence has changed since the end of the 2019 season, you can see the percentages below:
End of 2019: 59%
Pre NFL Free Agency: 72%
Post 2020 NFL Draft: 81%
Heading into Week 1: 90%
Heading into Week 2: 94%
Heading into Week 3: 87%
Heading into Week 4: 90%
Heading into Week 5: 83%
Heading into Week 6: 82%
Heading into Week 7: 97%
The Steelers are heading into Nissan Stadium this Sunday to play Tennessee, and needless to say, fans are excited to see these two undefeated teams go head-to-head.
Speaking of that Week 7 game, the 5-0 Steelers head to Nashville to play the 5-0 Titans. Who do the fans think will win this game?
Take a look…
What do you think about the team moving forward? Are you confident in their ability to continue to improve? Or have we seen the best of this Steelers team? Let us know your thoughts in the comment section below, and be sure to stay tuned to BTSC for the latest news and notes surrounding the black and gold as they play the Titans this Sunday in Week 7.