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The Black and Blue division certainly seems to have a lot of bruises this year.The Bengals are experiencing a sophomore slump and appear to be out of the division race, while the Browns have once again drafted a quarterback who isn't going to automatically make them contenders.The two Super Bowl contenders in the division keep getting hurt, losing essential players while fighting for the division lead.However, one of these teams isn't as banged up. The Steelers have lost Ben Roethlisberger, possibly through the next matchup between these teams. The Ravens don't have Ray Lewis, but Terrell Suggs is back, Haloti Ngata is playing, and Ed Reed still looks like Ed Reed, which can compensate for the missing cornerbacks.Yes, the Ravens' defense hasn't been as stifling this year, but the Steelers don't have their field general, and the last couple of games suggest that the Ravens have fixed their weaknesses against the run. Even Rashard Mendenhall returning (again) w...
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Some of the high-profile former Pittsburgh Steelers’ role players have well documented career paths since their departure from Pittsburgh. Santonio Holmes, for example, took his bad attitude to the Jets, then to the Injured Reserve List. Plaxico Burress won a Super Bowl with the New York Giants, then celebrated in prison before also joining the Jets. Not all Steelers wind up...
The Steelers need to run and play great defense to have a chance this week.
After a rough Week 10, I'm sitting at 92-54-1. Who wants to keep track of a tie.
Let's see if I can turn this around this week.
Arizona at Atlanta - The Cards need to get some production from the QB position if they want any chance to make playoff this season.
The Falcons finally...
The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up practice preparations on Friday for their Sunday night game at Heinz Field against the Baltimore Ravens and the final injury report of the week is now out.
As expected, wide receiver Antonio Brown (ankle), tackle Marcus Gilbert (ankle), safety Troy Polamalu (calf), and quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (right shoulder) have all been ruled out for...
Ravens @ Steelers Sunday – 11/18/12 8:20 PM The Baltimore Ravens return to prime-time on Sunday when they travel to Pittsburgh to take on their AFC North rival Steelers on Sunday Night Football. Both teams have been hobbled by injuries but are still continuing their winning ways. Baltimore leads the Steelers in the AFC North standings by just one game. Sunday night’s game...
The Pittsburgh Steelers look to stack their fifth win in a row Sunday night when they host division rival Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field. Below are 7 things to watch for specifically in this game along with my prediction at the end of it. In case you missed it, here is the Wednesday podcast preview of the game that features a great interview with Ravens beat writer John Eisenberg...
If you were coaching a team that was ranked 28th in total defense, 18th in total offense, and 11th in points allowed, what do you think your record would be? Bet you wouldn't guess 7-2 and yet, that's exactly what the Baltimore Ravens are just past the halfway point of the season.The Pittsburgh Steelers come into this contest with the top statistical defense and 18th ranked...
Isn’t this what football season is all about? The home team clashing with their biggest rivals late in the year possibly with the division in the balance. That’s exactly what’s going to happen Sunday night in Pittsburgh.
Baltimore and Pittsburgh will meet for the first time this season on “Sunday Night Football,” but with a twist. Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger...
The surging Pittsburgh Steelers are about to embark on a key stretch of its schedule in which it will face the division-leading Baltimore Ravens twice over the next three weeks, beginning Sunday night in Pittsburgh. Unfortunately for the Steelers, they are likely to be without the services of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger for at least this week and maybe beyond because...
Running back Rashard Mendenhall, who has missed seven games this season, will start against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, according to a fellow running back. Isaac Redman, who has taken the majority of the snaps in Mendenhall's absence, told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that it expects Rashard Mendhall hall to start based on practice developments this week. Mendenhall, who...
Pittsburgh halfback Isaac Redman told reporters Thursday that he believes Rashard Mendenhall will be the team's starting running back Sunday against Baltimore.Fantasy Spin:This news definitely complicates things for fantasy owners who were banking on Redman and Jonathan Dwyer to have productive weeks. Mendenhall has missed the Steelers' past four games with an Achilles injury.
Below are the defensive player play counts and the participation chart for the Pittsburgh Steelers week 10 game against the Kansas City Chiefs. We also are including down, time of play and yards gained to better help you identify the play.
The Steelers used quite a bit of base against the Chiefs in this game because they only forced them into 3 third downs in the first half. Only...
Just in case you needed your memory refreshed on the block that Josh Gordon threw on Ed Reed, here it is.
Ultimately, whether you like the rule or not Josh Gordon is going from the Baltimore 29 to the Baltimore 32 to make that block. By definition, that means he is going back toward his own goal line which is one of the characteristics of an illegal blindside block.
Season 3, Episode 43 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd look at the Friday injury report for the Pittsburgh Steelers heading into their Sunday night game against the Baltimore Ravens.
There is a lot to talk about today and we wrap some loose ends left over from the win over the Kansas City Chiefs before moving on to preview the game against the Ravens. Keenan...