Found September 09, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
The Pittsburgh Steelers have landed in Denver and Mike Prisuta of DVE Radio reports via Twitter that no contract extensions are anticipated pre-kickoff. Unless you have been hiding underneath a rock, you know that is regarding wide receiver Mike Wallace. Prisuta reports in his tweet that one team official said, "We'll try again next year." Now it is hard to read between the lines of that short quote as to whether or not it means that the team will franchise Wallace after the season, but being as the receiver would be an unrestricted Read more [...]

Report: Steelers, Mike Wallace still not making any progress towards a new deal

According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Pittsburgh Steelers and wide receiver Mike Wallace still haven’t made any progress towards getting a new contract done. We’ll see if anything else gets done before games kickoff on Sunday. No progress b/n Mike Wallace and Steelers, so that one’s not happening — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) September 8, 2012 Wallace just...

Ike Taylor and Stephen A. Smith get into a fight on Twitter

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Fantasy Football: Could Steelers WR Mike Wallace Be This Year’s Version Of Eagles WR Desean Jackson?

If you drafted Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace on your fantasy football team this season, you most likely did so with the intent for him to be your No. 1 or No. 2 receiver. But while you may be hoping that playing for a contract will motivate Wallace to have a career year, it may not go as you had planned. We saw last season that Philadelphia Eagles WR Desean Jackson...

Steelers' Harrison out for Sunday game

Two key Steelers players -- linebacker James Harrison and running back Rashard Mendenhall -- were both on the inactive list for Sunday's game against the Broncos. Harrison had minor surgery on his left knee last month, and was hoping to be ready for the opener. However, he missed practice Saturday at which point he was listed as doubtful. Harrison had nine sacks last season...

Steelers' Isaac Redman will start

The Pittsburgh Steelers will start running back Isaac Redman Sunday night against the Denver Broncos as Rashard Mendenhall is still not fully recovered from a torn ACL. Redman has rushed for 726 yards in two seasons.   The Steelers do not expect Mendenhall to be ready for the entire month of September, and are not counting on him to play this season.   Mendenhall is entering...

Jonathan Dwyer, Not Isaac Redman, Leads Steelers In Rushing

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Steelers Defense Failed To Keep Peyton Manning Behind The Chains Sunday Night

We have already talked about the lack of success that the Pittsburgh Steelers offense had on first downs against the Denver Broncos earlier today. Now we will flip it over to see the job that the defense did against Peyton Mannning Sunday night on first downs. One of the key areas needed to beat Manning is to keep him behind the chains and as predictable as possible when it comes...

Fanboys, homers, realists: Steelers 2012 predictions

Can Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers win the AFC North in route to the Super Bowl? Here are some predictions for the Steelers 2012 NFL season.

Von Miller Tebows after sacking Roethlisberger

Von Miller got two sacks on Ben Roethlisberger in the final possession of Denver’s 31-19 win over Pittsburgh on Sunday night, and he received plenty of attention for his sack celebrations. As seen in the images above, the second-year linebacker dropped down on one knee and “Tebowed,” possibly as a nod to his former teammate, Tim Tebow, who’s currently with the Jets, after...

Replacement officials mess up two-minute warning rule pointed out a big mistake the replacement officials made in Sunday night’s Steelers – Broncos match up. No matter how much the NFL tries to mask it, the replacement officials continue to struggle.  Another case in point from last night’s Broncos 31-19 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.  Peyton Manning and the Broncos scored a touchdown late in the fourth...

Hritz: Steelers Versus Broncos Preview & Prediction

By Jeremy Hritz The season, thankfully, is finally here, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are completing their preparations for their first opponent in the Denver Broncos. What better way to start the season than in prime time on Sunday Night Football against the team that bounced them from the playoffs this past year. So how will this game shake out? The Steelers Will Win This...

Week 2: Jets-Steelers matchup

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Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos: Hero and Zero of the Game

One of the NFL’s marquee opening week match-ups lived up to its billing.The final outcome of Sunday night’s contest between the Denver Broncos and Pittsburgh Steelers – 31-19 in favor of the hometown Broncos – was not decided until late in the fourth quarter.The victory-clinching score came with 2:10 left in regulation when Denver cornerback Tracy Porter snagged a pass intended...
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