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According to a Gerry Dulac report in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers linebacker James Harrison will start on Sunday against Philadelphia, but split time with Chris Carter.Fantasy Spin:It's a huge boost to the Steelers defense which is 21st in points yielding 25 ppg. Safety Troy Polamalu is also expected back in the lineup.
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The Steelers have are in rough shape. At 1-2, the team has looked lost much of this season, especially on defense. Despite dealing with key injuries to James Harrison and Troy Polamalu, we still expect the Steelers to play great defense, and that's something they haven't done this season.
Although the aforementioned players will be back in action on Sunday, it still...
LaMarr Woodley says it's not so much the double teams, or the chip from a running back, or even the way an opposing offense might shift its protection scheme to his side of the field.
The absence of fellow former All Pro Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison has had a much less tangible effect on Woodley.
''I really can't tell as far as, like, the...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers plan on rotating linebackers LaMarr Woodley and James Harrison in and out of tomorrow’s game against the Eagles.
Bouchette says the Steelers want to keep their guys fresh after blowing a 4th quarter lead in Oakland in week 3.
“I have to come off,” Harrison said. “It’s no need being out there, being dog...
The Pittsburgh Steelers will do something they
haven’t done all season today; have no players miss their game due to injury.
Pittsburgh welcomes back running back Rashard Mendenhall, safety Troy Polamalu
and linebacker James Harrison, among others, for their pivotal Week 5 matchup
against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Harrison, Polamalu, linebacker Stevenson Sylvester...
The Pittsburgh Steelers may be just 1-2 and coming off of a much needed bye week, and it appears as if they are getting healthy at just the right time. When the Steelers play host to the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, they will be at close to full strength for the first time in the 2012 NFL season with the returns of Rashard Mendenhall, Troy Polamalu and James Harrison.
It looks like the Pittsburgh Steelers will be getting three key players back this week. Both linebacker James Harrison and running back Rashard Mendenhall are set to make their season debut’s and safety Troy Polamalu will be on the field for the first time since week one.
The Steelers listed all three players as probable on their weekly injury report for Sunday’s game against the Eagles.
Four AFC stars are set to return from injury this week, with Pittsburgh's Troy Polamalu (calf) and James Harrison (knee) and the Indianapolis duo of Pat Angerer (foot) and Dwight Freeney (ankle) receiving promising practice reports. Polamalu and Harrison are better starts than usual against a mistake-prone Eagles offense, while Angerer and Freeney figure to be among the league...
Affiliate – In one of the marquee matchups of Week 5 of the NFL season, the Philadelphia Eagles will make the short in-state trip to Heinz Field to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday. According to this week’s NFL odds, the Steelers (1-2) are 3-point favorites over the Eagles (3-1) with the over/under listed at 44 points.
The Eagles continued to live on the edge in their...
As fortunate as they may have seemed at the time, it's hard to argue with the Philadelphia Eagles' results so far.
The Pittsburgh Steelers would be happy to settle for winning ugly.
The Steelers should get Troy Polamalu, James Harrison and Rashard Mendenhall back as they look to avoid falling in a 1-3 hole Sunday against the visiting Eagles.
Philadelphia (3-1) has been...