Stories tagged: pittsburgh steelers
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017
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 …
Sun., Dec. 25, 2016
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, …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016
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 …
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016
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.
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016
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.
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016
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.
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016
In brief: Bill Belichick isn’t ready to rule out injured quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo for Thursday night’s game against the Texans.
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016
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.
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016
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 …
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016
Tony Dungy would like to see the NFL’s Rooney Rule used in the manner it was intended.
Sun., July 31, 2016
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 …
Wed., April 13, 2016
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 …
Mon., March 14, 2016
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 …
Tue., Jan. 19, 2016
Ten years after he threw one of the most celebrated passes in Steelers history, Antwaan Randle El has trouble walking down stairs.
Sun., Jan. 17, 2016
Peyton Manning gets to face his biggest nemesis for one more shot at glory.
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016
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 …
Sat., Jan. 9, 2016
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 …
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016
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 …
Thu., Dec. 24, 2015
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 …
Sat., Nov. 28, 2015
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.
Sun., Nov. 1, 2015
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.
Fri., Oct. 23, 2015
The Pittsburgh Steelers have listed quarterback Ben Roethlisberger as questionable on Friday’s injury report heading to Sunday’s game at Kansas City.
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015
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 …
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015
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.
Mon., Oct. 12, 2015
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 …
Fri., Oct. 2, 2015
Josh Scobee couldn’t. Twice. Justin Tucker could. Twice.
Mon., Sept. 28, 2015
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 …
Sat., Sept. 12, 2015
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 …
Fri., Sept. 11, 2015
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 …
Thu., Sept. 10, 2015
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 …