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Could there be a Pennsylvania football curse?
The Pittsburgh Steelers could be on pace to sink as fast as the Philadelphia Eagles.
The two situations are comprised of very different circumstances yet their end result could be the same in that neither team will cash in their post-season expectations.
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Yesterday I mentioned Pittsburgh Steelers’ Head Coach Mike Tomlin was in a no-win situation heading into the contest with the Baltimore Ravens this Sunday. I realized a long time ago that Steelers’ QB Ben Roethlisberger was in a similar situation regarding his health.
Earlier today Roethlisberger spoke to the media before practice and talked about having some pain and discomfort...
Assuming the Pittsburgh Steelers don't turn the ball over 8 times this coming Sunday, they still will have a tough chore in beating the Baltimore Ravens should quarterback Ben Roethlisberger not play. Hell, even if Roethlisberger does play it will be a tough chore, as it always is.
Do the Steelers have a chance to win if Charlie Batch winds up starting? Sure they do, but even...
While Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was
limited in his return to practice yesterday, wide receiver Antonio Brown and
safety Troy Polamalu were full participants, reports Jeff Zrebiec of the
Antonio Brown and Troy Polamalu full participants for #Steelers. Roethlisberger and Cotchery were limited. LaMarr Woodley did not practice.
— Jeff Zrebiec...
Get your last kicks in on the Pittsburgh Steelers, because they won’t be down for much longer. Mike Tomlin has settled on a back, and the injured players, including Ben Roethlisberger, are matriculating back onto the practice field.
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger threw the ball Monday for the first time since sustaining his rib injury and has a chance of playing at the Ravens on Sunday.
"He'll take steps maybe toward playing this week," Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said. "We'll leave the door open for him. He's got a chance."
Tomlin said that the Steelers are proceeding...
Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger (shoulder, ribs) is unlikely to play Sunday against the Ravens. Coach Mike Tomlin said he will "leave the door open," but a source told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that he would be "shocked" if Roethlisberger played.Fantasy Spin:Week 12 starter Charlie Batch (38.7 QB rating) was as bad as Byron Leftwich and if the Steelers are going...
The Steelers have had it rough the last couple of weeks, dropping two straight while the Cincinnati Bengals have closed the gap in the wildcard race. Ben Roethlisberger's status is still up in the air for this weekend's game against the Ravens, but even with another loss, the Steelers aren't in terrible shape in the playoff picture.
The Steelers have a couple of key...
It is still unclear whether Ben Roethlisberger will be the Steelers starting quarterback when the Steelers take on the first place AFC North Baltimore Ravens. It is clear with out Big Ben the Pittsburgh Steelers are left without a quarterback to effectively get the ball to Burress. If Roehtlisberger can’t go the Steelers season may come to an end Sunday if they can’t figure out...
Ed Bouchette reports that Steelers WR Antonio Brown and S Troy Polamalu are expected to return to practice on Wednesday and both have a shot at playing against the Ravens this weekend.
Brown has missed a few weeks because of an ankle injury, so having him back in the lineup would certainly help their passing attack in the weeks to come. If Charlie Batch is under center against...
ESPN’s Ed Werder reports that a source has informed him that Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger has a “50-50″ chance of playing against the Ravens this weekend.
Roethlisberger has been out with shoulder and rib injuries, but the fact that his potentially life-threatening rib injury has been cleared is at least encouraging.
Pittsburgh struggled mightily with Charlie Batch under...
According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, there’s a 35 percent chance that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will play this Sunday against the Ravens.
Source says Ben Roethlisberger struggled throwing in one practice period involving him yesterday and only 35 percent chance he plays Ravens
— Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) November 30, 2012
It continues to look like Roethlisberger...
The Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the Cleveland Browns 20-14 Sunday and below are my second half notes from the game. Here are my first half notes in case you missed them.
The Steelers start off the second half with a quick screen to the right to Mike Wallace, but Mike Adams is flagged for holding on the play. It was a stupid penalty to take as Charlie Batch had long gotten rid of...
Fantasy Football News - Mike Tomlin, during his Tuesday press conference, named Jonathan Dwyer the starting running back for the Steelers in week 13 versus the Baltimore Ravens.
FFLockerRoom Take - That is great news for Dwyer owners who were holding out hope that the cream would rise to the top. Dwyer has been the most effective running back for the Steelers all year. His numbers...
While ESPN and New York media spent Monday trying to figure out what it means now that Fireman Ed is hanging up his Jets cheer duties, we were on the hunt for the NFL’s next great superfan. As on the football field, a man goes down, somebody steps into his place and becomes a hero.
Enter Cleveland Browns superfan, Pumpkinhead.
We first became aware of Pumpkinhead this week via...