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The 2-2 Pittsburgh Steelers will battle the slumping 1-4 Tennessee Titans at LP Field in Nashville, Tennessee on Thursday night.The Steelers are coming off a last second FG that led to a 16-14 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles, and a strong defensive effort that held Eagles running back LeSean McCoy to only 53 yards on 16 carries. The Steelers will lean on running back Rashard Mendenhall against a Titan defense that is giving up 162 yards a game on the ground.The Titans will look to end their two-game losing streak, as they are coming off a 30-7 blowout loss to the Minnesota Vikings. The Titans allowed Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder to throw for 258 yards and two touchdowns, and will face another tough challenge against Ben Roethlisberger this week.Here are three things that will happen in Thursday night's game that may surprise you...1. Matt Hasselbeck will throw for 275 yards and two touchdowns.The Steelers rank 14th in the NFL in passing defense, allowing only 240 ya...
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Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers have had a rough start to the season. They lost to Peyton Manning and, what turns out to be, a weak Broncos team. They also lost to the Raiders, come on, it's the Raiders. They beat, a terrible Jets team and squeezed out a win against the Eagles last week. The early bye doesn't do anything for an aging defense that could have used a...
Elias Sports Bureau has made an official scoring change on Wednesday and has now credited Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger as throwing a 13 yard touchdown pass to running back Rashard Mendenhall in the game against the Philadelphia Eagles after it was originally scored a lateral.The official stat change now means Roethlisberger has 9 touchdown passes on the season...
There will be no official passing of the torch in Pittsburgh. It’s a shame really as current Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is only 300 yards away from breaking Terry Bradshaw’s record for most passing yards in team history which currently stands at 27,989. To say that in the past Bradshaw and Roethlisberger have entertained a frosty relationship is an understatement...
With the way the NFL protects quarterbacks these days, it would be extremely difficult to take a shot at an opposing passer’s head without being called for a personal foul and subsequently fined. Ben Roethlisberger apparently thought the Eagles were attempting it on Sunday, as evidenced by the play where he got in Philly defensive end Brandon Graham’s face after taking a shot...
The 13 yard touchdown that Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall scored in the win over the Philadelphia Eagles was officially scored as a run and not a pass from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.The official scorer viewed the pass from Roethlisberger as being a lateral and I have had a few request to take a closer look at the play. Obviously this play could make the...
A number of designers have taken their shot at redesigning the Philadelphia Eagles helmets and uniforms to their liking. Could you imagine Michael Vick, LeSean McCoy, or DeSean Jackson wearing something like this? Featured are a number of Philadelphia Eagles helmets and uniform designs. Some are interesting options that fans may like and others may strike a nerve with some fans... Read more
Season 3, Episode 27 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I start the show off by talking about the stat change that was made on Wednesday that resulted in Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger now being credited for a touchdown pass to running back Rashard Mendenhall in the game against the Philadelphia Eagles. I broke this play down a few days ago...
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[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="450"] Will RG3 play in week 6 against the Vikings and if so what will his value be this week?[/caption]You have come to the right place for comprehensive week six QB rankings, including the latest analysis of RG3, Ben Roethlisberger, and Michael Vick. This column will help you, whether you selected your QB at...
Pittsburgh Steelers (2-2) at Tennessee Titans (1-4)Thursday, 8:00 ET, NFL Network, Brad Nessler, Mike Mayock, Alex Flanagan Last Meeting: The Steelers jumped out to a 21-3 lead and rocked the Titans, 38-17, on Oct. 9, 2011. Pittsburgh rode five Ben Roethlisberger touchdown passes, and improved to 3-2. Streaking: Roethlisberger leads the NFL with a passer rating of 132.6 in the...
The Pittsburgh Steelers may have picked the right place to start winning on the road when they visit the punchless Tennessee Titans on Thursday night.
The Steelers (2-2) have two home wins and two road losses, and with running back Rashard Mendenhall back in the lineup to complement Ben Roethlisberger, they hope to pound away at a defense that has allowed more points than any other...
The Steelers are hoping the referees keep their flags tucked inside their pockets on Thursday night when Pittsburgh visits Tennessee.
The Steelers (2-2) lead the NFL with 37 penalties for 346 yards through the first month of the season and are on pace to shatter team records in both categories. Coach Mike Tomlin says his team needs to be smarter and more disciplined, particularly...
The Pittsburgh Steelers are back at .500, but injuries on defense continue to be a concern even with a potentially favorable prime time matchup ahead.
Trying to win two in a row for the first time this season, the banged-up Steelers look for a fourth consecutive victory over the struggling Tennessee Titans on Thursday night in Nashville.
Coming off its bye week, Pittsburgh (2-2...