Found September 21, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
Yesterday it was reported that Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons was fined $21,000 for his hit to the head on New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez and today we get word from Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News that Jets safety LaRon Landry has been fined $15,750 for his Sunday horse collar tackle on Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown. Landry, who maintains that he did not pull down while attempting to make the tackle, will reportedly appeal the fine, according to Mehta. The play in question happened with just over 10 minutes to go in the 3rd quarter as Steelers quarterback Read more [...]

Steelers Thursday Injury Report: Dwyer, Gilbert, Sanders & Wallace Return To Practice – Miller Sits Again

The Thursday injury report for the Pittsburgh Steelers is now out and it shows that tackle Mike Adams (back), linebacker James Harrison (knee), quarterback Byron Leftwich (illness), tight end Heath Miller (abdomen) and safety Troy Polamalu (calf) all failed to practice. Adams had been limited on Wednesday and Leftwich was added to the report today with an illness. Running back...

Steelers: Perfect Time to Need a Safety

There has been a lot of talk the last two years about the age on the Steelers defense the past two years. Casey Hampton, James Harrison, Larry Foote, Ike Taylor, and Brett Keisel are all in their thirties. However, behind Hampton are two youngsters in Steve McLendon and Alameda Ta’amu. James H ContinueThe post Steelers: Perfect Time to Need a Safety appeared first on SteelBlitz.

Bart Scott Nearly Fights Jets Reporter in Locker Room, Has to Be Held Back by Team Staff Member

Do not take a picture of Bart Scott with your cell phone. Jets reporter Dan Leberfeld almost learned that the hard way. The really, really hard way. On Friday afternoon, the Jets linebacker nearly got into fisticuffs with Leberfeld in the locker room, according to Bart Hubbuch of the New York Post. Follow the action in his tweets below. Bart Scott just had to be separated from reporter...

Jets cut LB Thomas day before game

The New York Jets have released linebacker Bryan Thomas, their longest-tenured player, to make room on their roster for cornerback Donnie Fletcher, who was signed off the practice squad. Thomas was the team's first-round draft pick in 2002 and has been a key part of the Jets' defense. He missed most of last season with a torn left Achilles tendon, but was re-signed to a...

Tebow a 'learning experience' for Jets QBs coach

New York Jets quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh says having Tim Tebow as the backup has been ''a learning experience'' and predicts a ''successful'' year for starter Mark Sanchez. Cavanaugh, addressing the media Thursday for the first time this season, had no concerns about how Sanchez would handle the arrival of Tebow when the Jets traded for the...

Jets LB Scott, reporter get into it

New York Jets linebacker Bart Scott and a reporter needed to be separated by a media relations staffer after the two got into an argument when the reporter tried to take a picture of him. Scott, who has refused to do interviews since Week 1, was on his way out of the locker room and speaking to a female reporter Friday when Dan Leberfeld of Jets Confidential magazine approached...

Roethlisberger Looks To Give Steelers First Road Win In Oakland Since 1995

Sunday against the Oakland Raiders the Pittsburgh Steelers will be looking for their first road win against the Silver and Black since 1995 when they won 29-10. The Steelers last trip out to Oakland was not a memorable one for quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who went 25-of-37 in the game passing with 4 interceptions, of which 2 were returned for touchdowns by Nnamdi Asomugha and...

Tim Tebow Vogue Photo Shoot Video

Before the 2012 NFL season kicked off Tim Tebow was white hot…and now he is used as a decoy on punts.  However when he arrived to New York, the editors at Vogue hired world famous photographer Annie Leibovitz to capture Tebow for the upcoming October edition of their magazine. The most outrageous photo was Tebow holding this giant tire.  In the video, Tebow tells us that he...

PREVIEW: NY JETS (1-1) @ Miami Dolphins (1-1)

The New York Jets look to rebound after a loss in the form of their long time division rival, the Miami Dolphins.  Darrelle Revis will play after missing the game against Pittsburgh with a concussion that took place Week 1.  Tight end Dustin Keller is questionable with a hamstring and fullback John Conner and linebacker Bryan Thomas are doubtful.The Jets look to bounce back from...

Jets rule out Dustin Keller

According to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, the Jets have ruled out tight end Dustin Keller for tomorrow’s game against the Dolphins. Fullback John Connor has also been ruled out.

Darrelle Revis Cleared For Contact

New York cornerback Darrelle Revis has finally been cleared for contact.Fantasy Spin:It looks like Revis is in line to play Sunday against Miami. Revis missed the Jets' previous game in Pittsburgh after suffering a concussion in Week 1.

Week 3 NFL Preview: New York Jets at Miami Dolphins

The Jets are about as unstable as unstable comes. The Dolphins are slightly more stable with worse players. Currently, the AFC East is a four way tie with all four teams currently 1-1. The Bills, however, can take a seat in last place after they were stomped out in Week 1 by these New York Jets. This is a tough game to call. It’s supposed to be raining which you think would be...

New York Jets at Miami Dolphins NFL Week 3 Preview

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Mark Sanchez and the Jets may still be without Darrelle Revis (concussion), but they simply may not need him against a Miami offense that is single-handily carried by one of the better stories in the NFL through two games. That story would be the inspired play by Reggie Bush, who absolutely bonkers against the Raiders in their 35-13 blowout victory. Bush...

Mike Tomlin celebrates with some ‘Flair’

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