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Healthy Steelers facing depleted Dolphins in rematch

When the AFC North champion Steelers (11-5) sprint out of the tunnel Sunday to face the Miami Dolphins (10-6) in the wild-card round at not exactly tropical Heinz Field, Le’Veon …

Pittsburgh Steelers win AFC North after rallying past Baltimore Ravens

The Pittsburgh Steelers rode Ben Roethlisberger’s right arm and Antonio Brown’s left arm to the AFC North title. Roethlisberger shook off a pair of interceptions to throw two late touchdowns, …

NFL’s silence speaks volumes on new case of underinflated footballs

Just listen to those crickets. A conspicuous hush is emanating from the NFL office on the subject of those soft footballs the New York Giants retrieved from the field against …

Antonio Brown scores three TDs for Pittsburgh Steelers in win over Indianapolis Colts

Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown hooked up for three touchdowns Thursday night and the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense shut down the Indianapolis Colts in a 28-7 victory.

Bryce Miller: NFL’s marijuana policies should go up in smoke

It’s time for the NFL to stop penalizing marijuana use by its players as states, including the country’s most populous, California, continue to open doors to recreational and medical use.

NFL notes: Percy Harvin coming out of retirement to sign with Bills, could face Seahawks

Retirement proved to be temporary for Percy Harvin, the once-dynamic playmaker who’s back in the NFL and returning to Buffalo to reinforce the Bills injury-depleted group of receivers.

Bill Belichick tight-lipped as Jimmy Garoppolo returns to practice

In brief: Bill Belichick isn’t ready to rule out injured quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo for Thursday night’s game against the Texans.

NFL Roundup: Eagles capitalize on Steelers turnovers in win

Nolan Carroll’s 38-yard interception return for a score was the lone touchdown of the first half, helping the Eagles to a 17-0 victory Thursday night.

NFL Notes: Steelers’ James Harrison willing to talk PEDs after NFL’s deadline

Steelers linebacker James Harrison is willing to meet with the NFL to discuss an alleged link to performance-enhancing drugs – but only five days after a deadline the league has …

Tony Dungy: Rooney Rule not being used as intended

Tony Dungy would like to see the NFL’s Rooney Rule used in the manner it was intended.

NFL notes: Colin Kaepernick shows 49ers something new

Colin Kaepernick’s training-camp debut Sunday garnered approval from 49ers general manager Trent Baalke, who saw something he hadn’t seen from Kaepernick in a while. “He’s got a smile on his …

Hall of Famer Lynn Swann named athletic director at USC

LOS ANGELES – Lynn Swann is the next Southern California football great to get the chance to run the Trojans’ athletic department. The Pro Football Hall of Famer was named …

Steelers wide receiver Bryant suspended at least 1 year

Martavis Bryant’s blossoming NFL career took another significant hit Monday when the NFL suspended the talented but troubled wide receiver for at least one year following another violation of the …

Antwaan Randle El regrets playing football

Ten years after he threw one of the most celebrated passes in Steelers history, Antwaan Randle El has trouble walking down stairs.

Get ready for Brady-Manning XVII

Peyton Manning gets to face his biggest nemesis for one more shot at glory.

Broncos vow not to make same mistake and overlook Steelers

DENVER – The Pittsburgh Steelers stagger into Denver with an ailing Ben Roethlisberger, who won’t have his leading rusher or his top receiver against the league’s best defense Sunday. So …

Steelers pull out improbable 18-16 win over Bengals

Chris Boswell kicked a 35-yard field goal with 14 seconds remaining as Pittsburgh somehow pulled out an 18-16 victory in an – really, just pick whatever synonym for “ugly” that …

Steelers, Bengals get an edgy rematch in the playoffs

All week long, they played nice. The Bengals and the Steelers went out of their way to curb their comments about how they really feel about each other. Umm, let’s …

Relentless Antonio Brown fuels Steelers offense

Their lone off day of the week nearing an end, Darrius Heyward-Bey and Antonio Brown were plotting how to wrap up Tuesday night when Brown mentioned something about hitting the …

Unheralded front four remains key to Seahawks’ relentless defense

The Legion of Boom grabs the headlines in Seattle. That tends to happen when three of the four players who man the secondary are multi-time All-Pros.

Steve Smith, Le’Veon Bell among the key injuries in Week 8

From Steve Smith to Le’Veon Bell to a pair of Pro Bowl defenders in Cleveland, it was another rough day for injuries to some of the NFL’s biggest stars.

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger upgraded to questionable

The Pittsburgh Steelers have listed quarterback Ben Roethlisberger as questionable on Friday’s injury report heading to Sunday’s game at Kansas City.

NFL acknowledges game clock error in Steelers-Chargers game

For the second week in a row, the NFL acknowledged an officiating error in a nationally televised game. This time, the problem was twofold: 18 seconds were incorrectly run off …

Confident coach Mike Tomlin catalyst on sideline for resilient Pittsburgh Steelers

PITTSBURGH – Mike Tomlin doesn’t make decisions based on job security. Call it the freedom of working for a team that changes coaches once every couple of decades.

Bell’s 1-yard TD run at buzzer lifts Steelers over Chargers

SAN DIEGO – Le’Veon Bell scored on a 1-yard wildcat run as time expired to give Mike Vick and the Pittsburgh Steelers a stunning 24-20 victory over the San Diego …

NFL: Josh Scobee misses, Justin Tucker doesn’t in Ravens’ OT victory

Josh Scobee couldn’t. Twice. Justin Tucker could. Twice.

NFL notes: Ben Roethlisberger injures left knee, Steelers wait on MRI

The Steelers will wait for results of an MRI on Ben Roethlisberger’s left knee after the three-time Pro Bowl quarterback was carted off the field in the third quarter of …

NFL clears Patriots in Steelers’ audio interference

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The NFL says the New England Patriots had nothing to do with audio interference that rendered the Pittsburgh Steelers’ coaching headsets useless during the first quarter on …

Tom Brady throws 4 TDs to TEs in 28-21 win

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – It was as if Tom Brady never was away. Of course, he never really was, and with “Deflategate” behind him and the Patriots, the star quarterback was …

Patriots get to play football instead of talk about them

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Patriots’ fourth Super Bowl banner will be unveiled at Gillette Stadium on Thursday night. The fans will have their first chance to shower quarterback …