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Philadelphia and Pittsburgh get together this weekend for a battle in the Keystone State. So which team will unlock the door of bragging rights in the great state of Pennsylvania? The Eagles come into this game at 3 – 1 and atop the NFC East. Although Philly hasn’t won a game by more than 2 points, they are still finding ways to get the job done. The Steelers are a surprising 1 – 2 after losing to the Raiders heading into their bye week. Pittsburgh will get a boost on defense with the return of All Pros Troy Polamalu and James Harrison. They also hope to get a jolt in their running game as former 1st round pick Rashard Mendenhall comes back after tearing up his knee last season.
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The return of linebacker/monster James Harrison was not as savage as it was predicted to be.
Going into the game that pit Harrison’s Pittsburgh Steelers against the Philadelphia Eagles, it was thought that a hungry Harrison would lay a few insane hits on the often-abused Michael Vick.
That did not exactly play out that way and now we know why.
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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...
The Pittsburgh Steelers, who have been struggling to keep their players on the field, started Troy Polamalu today. However, their Pro-Bowl safety was not able to make it through the whole game. He had to leave in the first quarter.
According to Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com, Polamalu re-aggravated a calf injury he suffered leading up to the Steelers' Week 1 match-up...
If it wasn't enough that the Pittsburgh Steelers had linebacker James Harrison back on the field Sunday in their 16-14 win over the Philadelphia Eagles, they had him for almost every snap in addition.
Prior to the game defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau caution that the linebacker might be limited in his return, but Harrison was determined to stay on the field as long as he never...
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu will not play Thursday night against the Tennessee Titans after reaggravating his injured right calf on Sunday. Steelers coach Mike Tomlin made the announcement a day after the Steelers' 16-14 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. Polamalu left the game in the second quarter and did not return. He had returned to the lineup after missing...
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin met the media on Monday to discuss the win Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles and preview the upcoming game this Thursday against the Tennessee Titans.
During his injury update Tomlin said that the team came out of the Sunday game with some bumps and bruises. Safety Troy Polamalu (calf) reinjured his right calf and he will probably...
The Steelers were excited to get back a pair of star defenders today against their in-state rival, the Philadelphia Eagles. James Harrison has looked like his old self, flying around the field. On the other hand, Troy Polamalu's day came to an abrupt end.
Near the end of the first quarter, Polamalu re-aggravated his right calf on a play that Michael Vick fumbled the ball...
James Harrison has been hit with countless fines over the past few years, leading us to question whether that method of punishing illegal hits actually makes the game any safer. James Harrison acknowledged that the steady stream of fines may finally be changing the way he plays the game.
Harrison said on 105.9 in Pittsburgh that he was slowing down when he got ready to take a...
James Harrison's return to the football field helped propel the Steelers defense to a 16-14 win over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. But at the same time that Harrison was concerned with pulling out the win in Pittsburgh, it seems he was also worrying about his wallet. Harrison, who didn't record a sack in his first action of the season, was able to get in on Mike Vick...
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.
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu will miss Thursday's game against Tennessee after aggravating his strained right calf and linebacker LaMarr Woodley is doubtful with a mild right hamstring injury.
Polamalu lasted just a quarter during Sunday's 16-14 win over Philadelphia. He was in coverage during a pass play then pulled up shortly after the whistle. He limped to...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin has already ruled out safety Troy Polamalu for Thursday’s game against the Titans.
Polamalu aggravated the calf injury that’s kept him out for most of the season. Now it will at least keep him out for this week’s game.
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...
Strong safety Troy Polamalu left the Pittsburgh Steelers' home game against the Philadelphia Eagles in the second quarter Sunday when his right calf injury was aggravated. Polamalu hopped off the field on one leg, and is not expected to return. He had missed the previous two games before last week's bye with the same injury. Outside linebacker Lamarr Woodley left with...
According to ESPN’s John Clayton, Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu left today’s game against the Eagles with a calf injury.
Polamalu already missed the past couple of games because of the same calf injury.