Found September 22, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Bears lived the old saying during a harrowing three hours Sunday night using their good defense to produce the best offense. Two Bears defenders returned turnovers for touchdowns including a 42-yard Julius Peppers return of Ben Roethlisberger’s fumble with 4:09 left to seal the 40-23 victory at Heinz Field. That seemed to bookend Major Wright’s 38-yard interception return in the second quarter — which gave Chicago a 24-3 lead that seemed insurmountable. The Steelers desperate and winless scored 20 of the next 23 points though. It took a challenge from coach Marc Trestman to regain more than a touchdown’s distance. The Bears led 27-23 with about six minutes remaining when on third down officials ruled incomplete a 17-yard Earl Bennett catch in the back left corner of the end zone. While the Bears’ field goal team trotted onto the field Trestman threw the red flag. Minutes later the ruling was overturned to the frustration of what was left of the crowd of 61 575. The Bears...

Does the real Ben Roethlisberger plan on showing up?

I thought the Steelers would bounce back this year. After all, they are the Steelers. Since 1970, the Pittsburgh organization has only had eight losing seasons. Yes, only eight. Everybody’s reasoning for the Steelers to have a bounce back year was, well, because they are Steelers. Yes, they are the Steelers, but they also are not good. In the Steelers’ first three games, I...

Bears’ Blitz key in rout of Steelers

“The more things change, the more they stay the same” – Chicago Bears fans in reference to the Bears’ defense in 2013. At its surface, that sentiment would appear to hold up. Sure, the Bears changed defensive coordinators and Brian Urlacher no longer dawns the navy and orange. But Mel Tucker is essentially running the same scheme as Lovie Smith did for years, and the Bears...

It’s time for the Steelers to fire Todd Haley

The Pittsburgh Steelers are a mess, but mostly on offense and that’s why they must fire Todd Haley. Now I will admit I’ve never liked Todd Haley as an offensive coordinator or a head coach, and I don’t take much satisfaction in calling for any person to lose their job, but this is a business. And so far Todd Haley has taken what Bruce Arians’ left and turned it into one...

Bears stay unbeaten, top Steelers

Chicago's defense forced five turnovers and scored twice, and the Bears beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 40-23 on Sunday night to remain unbeaten. Major Wright returned an interception 38 yards for a touchdown in the second quarter, and Julius Peppers picked up Ben Roethlisberger's fumble and raced 42 yards for a score in the fourth quarter as the Bears (3-0) held off a late...

Mike Tomlin won’t be giving Steelers any rah-rah speeches

The Pittsburgh Steelers are off to their worst start since 2002.  Coach Mike Tomlin expects his team to be focused on getting themselves out of their current 0-3 hole. “I’m not going to encourage them to,” Tomlin said 

Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell is ‘going to play’ against Vikings

Mike Tomlin says running back Le’Veon Bell is “going to play” Sunday when the Pittsburgh Steelers face the Minnesota Vikings in London. Bell has been sidelined since sustaining a mid-foot sprain in an Aug. 19 

Steelers Fantasy Stat Projections Versus Bears – Week 3 – 2013

The Pittsburgh Steelers will take on the Chicago Bears Sunday night and below are my fantasy football stat projections for the black and gold offensive players. Feel free to add your own projections in the comments below. Ben Roethlisberger -  30 attempts, 21 completions, 253 yards, 2 touchdowns, 0 interceptions. The Steelers offense needs to stay out of third and long situations...

Pittsburgh Steelers 0-3 for first time since 2000. Now what?

PITTSBURGH - The Steelers have not won on Sunday night at home since 2009 against the San Diego Chargers 38-28. Their current losing streak reached six consecutive home losses on Sunday falling to the Bears 40-23. Chicago took their opening drive 51 yards finishing it off with a Robbie Gould field goal from 47 yards out. The Steelers played their most inspired...

Pittsburgh Steelers Versus Chicago Bears – Second Half Recap

By Matthew Marczi The slow start to the season for the Pittsburgh Steelers dragged to a crawl early on in the first half of their third game against the Chicago Bears as they quickly fell behind 17-0, and then 24-3. However, a 33-yard touchdown pass to Antonio Brown helped spark some life into the lethargic Steelers, who finished the second quarter down two touchdowns and looking...

Bears-Steelers key matchups

The Chicago Bears will try to stay unbeaten and pick up a key road victory Sunday evening against the 0-2 Pittsburgh Steelers. For that to occur, here are some key matchups to focus on: 1. Pittsburgh offensive line vs. Bears defensive line…The Bears defensive line hasn’t played up to expectations through two games, especially the pass rush. DE Julius Peppers [...]

The Blitz – Steelers Fan Podcast – 2013 Week 3 Wrapup

The Blitz is back on the air wrapping up the Steelers crushing loss in week 3 to the Bears, at Heinz Field on Sunday Night Football. While we planned on doing our usual breakdown of the game, talking player stats, who’s hot and who’s not, etc. we ended up parlaying into a State of the Steelers show. Join us as we talk about what is really ailing this team and how it can be fixed...

Pittsburgh Steelers Blinded by Tradition: Chicago Bears vs Pittsburgh Steelers Preview

Blinded by Tradition the Black-N-Gold jerseys mask the real identity of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Past success sometimes clouds the expectations and reality of the future. Nearly 66,000 people will sit in the seats at Heinz Field tonight. The Steelers only three seasons removed from Super Bowl XLV. Pittsburgh played the Chicago Bears the season after in 2010,...

Sunday Funday Xpress

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