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Browns vs. Steelers gameday essentials: TV schedule, how to watch, notes

A look at which cities the game will air in and other interesting nuggets.

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The Cleveland Browns play on the road on Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Here are some nuggets about the matchup, as well as how you can watch or listen to the game.

Game Information

  • Game Time/Date: Sunday, October 18, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. ET
  • Location: Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA
  • TV Channel: CBS - Jim Nantz (play-by-play) & Tony Romo (analyst). Locally, the game will be on WOIO-Channel 19.
  • Streaming Coverage: Sign up for fuboTV
  • Local Radio: 92.3 The Fan (WKRK-FM), ESPN 850 WKNR, WNCX (98.5 FM) with Jim Donovan, Doug Dieken, Nathan Zegura (sidelines)
  • Weather: 61 degrees (feels like 59 degrees) with a 5% chance or rain. 10 MPH winds from the South.
  • Odds: Steelers by 3.5
  • Over/under: 51

TV Distribution Map

Fans in the RED areas below will get to watch Cleveland vs. Pittsburgh on CBS.


  • The Browns will have white jerseys and brown pants against Pittsburgh:


  • Steelers CB Joe Haden was a first-round pick by the Browns and played in Cleveland from 2010-16.
  • Steelers DC Keith Butler served as the LBs coach for the Browns from 1999-2002.
  • Steelers assistant head coach John Mitchell spent three seasons (1991-93) in Cleveland as an assistant coach.
  • Browns OC Alex Van Pelt was drafted by the Steelers in the eighth round (216th overall) of the 1993 NFL Draft.
  • Browns T Chris Hubbard is a former Steeler (2013-17). He played in 40 career games for Pittsburgh, including six playoff contests.
  • Steelers HC Mike Tomlin (2006) was the defensive coordinator in Minnesota during Browns HC Kevin Stefanski’s (2006-19) first season with the team. Browns DC Joe Woods (2006-13), STC Mike Priefer (2011-18), pass game coordinator/WRs coach Chad O’Shea (2006-08), and Steelers DL coach Karl Dunbar (2006-11) were also on the Vikings coaching staff.


  • The Browns have a 59-74-1 all-time record against the Steelers.
  • The last time these two teams met in the regular season was December 1, 2019, when the Steelers defeated the Browns 20-13 in Pittsburgh. Despite Devlin Hodges starting for Pittsburgh and jumping out to a 10-0 lead, Hodges started chucking the ball up and getting interference calls and catches from his receivers. The Steelers went on a 20-0 run. The Browns tried to rally to tie things up, but Baker Mayfield was picked in the two-minute drill near midfield.