Stories tagged: Pittsburgh Steelers
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Jacksonville Jaguars ride offense, swagger to AFC title game
The Jacksonville Jaguars haven’t faced the New England Patriots in a game that matters in more than two years. That’s OK. They know a pretty good place to go to …
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 4:10 p.m.
Jaguars surging, Steelers wary in high-stakes rematch
Ben Roethlisberger insists he’s not out for revenge in the rematch on Sunday when the Jacksonville Jaguars visit the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field in the divisional round with a …
Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 3:10 p.m.
Injured Steelers LB Ryan Shazier attends practice
Pittsburgh Steelers Pro Bowl linebacker Ryan Shazier attended practice for the first time since injuring his spine against Cincinnati last month. Shazier posted a photo on Instagram from the team’s …
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017, 7:22 p.m.
Steelers clinch first-round bye with 34-6 win over Texans
Ben Roethlisberger told his teammates they didn’t need to make up for Antonio Brown’s absence. He just wanted everyone to do what they could to help out, figuring that would …
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 2:08 p.m.
Steelers cut sack leader, 5-time Pro Bowler James Harrison
James Harrison’s long tenure with the Pittsburgh Steelers is over. The AFC North champions released the five-time Pro Bowl linebacker and 2008 NFL defensive player of the year to make …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 7:33 p.m.
Patriots rally behind Gronkowski, edge Steelers 27-24
The New England Patriots have built a dynasty on second chances. Miss an opportunity to bury the Super Bowl champions and they will find a way to find a way, …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
Steelers’ Ryan Shazier undergoes spinal stabilization surgery
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier underwent surgery on Wednesday night to stabilize his spine.
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Steelers LB Ryan Shazier remains in hospital with back injury
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier will remain in a Cincinnati hospital until at least Wednesday to undergo further testing on a spinal injury suffered in the first quarter of Monday …
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
Steelers’ JuJu Smith-Schuster, Bengals’ George Iloka each banned 1 game
Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster and Cincinnati Bengals cornerback George Iloka have been suspended one game each by the NFL for violating league safety rules.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
Chris Boswell, Antonio Brown lead Steelers to 23-20 win over Bengals
Chris Boswell kicked a field goal on the final play shortly after Antonio Brown caught a 6-yard touchdown pass – taking a hit to the head while landing in the …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Ben Roethlisberger throws 4 TDs, Steelers drill Titans 40-17
Ben Roethlisberger threw for 299 yards and four touchdowns and the Pittsburgh Steelers pulled away from the Tennessee Titans in a 40-17 victory. Running the no-huddle offense extensively for the …
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
CB Joe Haden cut by Browns, set to sign with Steelers
Joe Haden only needed a few hours to find a team that wanted him. It’s a squad he’s very familiar with. Goodbye, Cleveland. Hello, Pittsburgh.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Steelers holdout Le’Veon Bell hints at Sept. 1 return in Tweet
Steelers star Le’Veon Bell has suggested on Twitter that he will return to the team on Sept. 1, the day after Pittsburgh’s final preseason game. Bell hasn’t signed his franchise …
Fri., April 28, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Pittsburgh Steelers draft Pitt Panthers star, cancer survivor James Conner
James Conner never doubted he’d make the NFL. Even as the drugs sapped his strength and wreaked havoc on his immune system.
Sat., April 15, 2017, 4:11 p.m.
Ron Cook: With Dan Rooney’s death, Pittsburgh loses an icon
Like everybody who had the honor and privilege of knowing Dan Rooney, saw him on television or read about him in newspapers and books, I have a lasting memory.
Fri., April 14, 2017, 12:06 p.m.
Rooney Rule leaves a legacy and impact far beyond NFL
Of all the contributions Dan Rooney made to the NFL, the Rooney Rule was the most important and far reaching.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 7:18 p.m.
Funeral arrangements set for Steelers’ chairman Dan Rooney
The funeral arrangements are set for Pittsburgh Steelers Chairman Dan Rooney, and they include a public viewing at Heinz Field. Team spokesman Burt Lauten says family and friends will be …
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84
Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney, one of the NFL’s most influential and popular executives, has died at 84. The team confirmed his death but gave no other details. Rooney took …
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Steelers’ Joey Porter fined $300 over scuffle outside bar
Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter has been fined $300 after pleading guilty to disorderly conduct stemming from a dispute with a bar bouncer and a police officer last month. …
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
Roethlisberger unsure about returning next season
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger isn’t sure he’ll be back in 2017.
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
They’re back: Brady and Patriots win AFC, 36-17 over Steelers
The Tom Brady redemption tour is headed to the Super Bowl.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 5:07 p.m.
Steelers defense faces daunting task against Tom Brady
Take it from Wade Phillips, slowing down Tom Brady is a goal often sought, but seldom achieved.
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 6:12 p.m.
Ben Roethlisberger hoping to play up to Tom Brady’s “gold standard”
Ben Roethlisberger considers Tom Brady the “gold standard” of NFL quarterbacks. It’s a club Roethlisberger doesn’t include himself in, though he’ll get a chance to taking perhaps the last step …
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 6:10 p.m.
Le’Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount’s friendship transcends abrupt exit
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell and New England counterpart LeGarrette Blount remain in constant contact more than two years removed from Blount’s abrupt exit with the Steelers. Pittsburgh cut …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
NFL notes: Tomlin says Brown ‘foolish’ to live-stream postgame locker room
The father in Mike Tomlin regrets the language he used to describe the New England Patriots during the postgame speech Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown opted to livestream on …
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 3 a.m.
Chiefs’ Andy Reid believes holding should have been no-call
Chiefs coach Andy Reid doesn’t believe the holding penalty on left tackle Eric Fisher that cost Kansas City a tying 2-point conversion against Pittsburgh on Sunday night should have been …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Steelers hold off Chiefs on Boswell’s 6 field goals, 18-16
Who needs to reach the end zone when you have Le’Veon Bell chewing up yards and the clock, and Chris Boswell setting an NFL playoff record with six field goals?
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Alex Smith, Chiefs aim to get even for early-season loss to Steelers
Alex Smith endured watching film of the Kansas City Chiefs’ meltdown in Pittsburgh earlier this season “a bunch of times” this week, still trying to figure out where everything went …
Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Steelers-Chiefs moved to primetime because of ice storm
The AFC divisional playoff game Sunday between the Steelers and Chiefs has been moved from an early afternoon kickoff to primetime because of an ice storm due to hit the …
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017, 3 a.m.
Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter arrested after game
Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter was charged early Monday with assaulting a doorman at a Pittsburgh bar and a police officer who intervened, hours after the team’s wild card …