Found October 06, 2012 on Bloguin Best:
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 looks like the Steelers may have too steep of a climb to make it back into the playoffs in 2012. Their defense is aging, and it finally seems to have caught up with them. They had the Raiders shut down in the first half a couple of weeks ago, but they were unable to get Oakland off the field in the second half. Combined with an inability to put more points on the board, the Steelers gave away a game they had no business losing. The offensive side of the ball is something of a conundrum too. They have big play threats all over the field, but they've been unable to open up the field. The Steelers are gett...

Steelers’ linebacker James Harrison refused to drill Mike Vick

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. Please Click Here To Read This Story

Troy Polamalu Injury: Steelers Safety Leaves Game With Calf Injury

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, Polamalu re-aggravated a calf injury he suffered leading up to the Steelers' Week 1 match-up...

James Harrison Gives Debut A C Minus & Says He Never Was On A Snap Count

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...

Steelers Injury Report: Polamalu & Woodley Certain To Miss Titans Game

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...

Steelers S Polamalu out for Thursday's game

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...

Polamalu re-injures his right calf

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 indicates fines are changing the way he plays

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...

NFL Rumors: Rashard Mendenhall, Troy Polamalu And James Harrison To Return For Pittsburgh Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers may be just 1-2 and coming off of a much needed bye week, and it appears as if they are getting healthy at just the right time. When the Steelers play host to the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, they will be at close to full strength for the first time in the 2012 NFL season with the returns of Rashard Mendenhall, Troy Polamalu and James Harrison. All three...

James Harrison 'Let Up' on Mike Vick to Avoid Fines During Steelers Win

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...

Polamalu out, Woodley doubtful for Steelers

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...

Steelers already rule out Troy Polamalu for week 6

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.

Steelers plan on rotating LaMarr Woodley and James Harrison

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...

Steelers' Polamalu,Woodley leave with injuries

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...

Troy Polamalu leaves with a calf injury

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.  
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