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The Steelers face off against the Cincinnati Bengals this week to try and get back in the hunt for the division lead. This is a big game for both teams. The Bengals are playing their first real big game of the season. They played San Francisco early before they got rolling and beat the Buffalo Bills on a late field goal. This game versus the Steelers will tell the tale for the Bengals. If they come out and win they will take control of the AFC North and the AFC as a whole. Their are some major match ups in this game. This will be the biggest one on one match ups we have had in a while. Lately they have been team match ups and in this game it is a man up situation for each player.
Mike Wallace vs. Leon Hall- Wallace is having a big season. He broke out last season and now he is just dominating each team and each corner he goes up against. Wallace already has 868 yards and 6 touchdowns in 9 games this season. Other then Calvin Johnson there has not been a more ...
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Ryan Clark was on 93.7 The Fan last night and talked about the penalties in the game against the Ravens and defended his hit on tight end Ed Dickson. Clark also talks about the game winning touchdown where Clark says he was to blame for being out of place on that play and says mis-communication was partly to blame. It is Wednesday and that means the latest pre game release is up...
Following the news that Steelers safety Ryan Clark had been $40K for his hit on Ravens tight end Ed Dickson Sunday night, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had a message for NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith. According to a tweet by Scott Brown, Roethlisberger said that that Smith should "stand up and do something to protect players." Clark has also been very vocal...
LaMarr Woodley has already been ruled out of the game for the Steelers on Sunday. It will be his second straight game missed with a hamstring injury. Even if Woodley is almost ready to play this is the best move the Steelers could make. Let him have 3 weeks of rest and get him back on the field for the home stretch. Woodley should return on Sunday Night Football versus the...
Below are the offensive personnel packages, play counts and participation chart for the Steelers week 9 loss against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday night. The loss of Hines Ward early in the game coupled with Emmanuel Sanders being inactive meant that Jerricho Cotchery saw his most snaps of the season. The loss of Ward and Arnaz Battle during the game with injuries also meant the...
The Cincinnati Bengals have cobbled together a potent defense without the services of linebacker Keith Rivers. On Wednesday, the team moved him a step closer toward contributing in 2011. The Bengals announced that Rivers has been activated from the reserve/non-football injury list. Rivers, who underwent wrist surgery in July, may now practice with the team. …
Steelers safety Ryan Clark will appeal the $40,000 fine the NFL issued to him this week that even his coach called "excessive," but he knows how those appeals go. It usually has been a one-way street in the Steelers experience, and Clark said if he has to speak to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell about it they will have to bring him to New York in handcuffs.
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Linebacker: 'It won't change the way I play in this league'; Evans practicesRay Lewis ' hit on Hines Ward on Sunday was costly not only to the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver, but to the Ravens linebacker as well.
Start’em QB - Ben Roethlisberger PIT (at CIN): Ben returns home to Ohio and goes up against a tough run defense, without the pass defense support of Jonathan Joseph. With the potential of the Steelers Defense taking advantage of the Rookie QB Andy Dalton, expect additional scoring opportunities. Although Emmanuel Sanders is not expected to be back, Antonio Brown has proved himself...