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As the Ravens prepare for Steelers Week Part Two, one of their players won a weekly award for his performance last week.
Running back Ray Rice has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week, according to reports. Rice single-handedly helped the Ravens win against the Chargers because of his conversion on 4th-and-29 last Sunday afternoon.
And now for the injury report.
For the Steelers:
Did not participate: OT Mike Adams (ankle), OT Willie Colon (knee), QB Byron Leftwich (ribs), OT Max Starks (back) and LB LaMarr Woodley (ankle)
Limited participation: WR Jerricho Cotchery (ribs) and QB Ben Roethlisberger (right shoulder)
Full participation: WR Antonio Brown (ankle) and S Troy Polamalu (calf)
For the Ravens:
Out: Jimmy Smith (abs)
Did not participate: TE Ed Dickson (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (ankle/knee/finger), CB Corey Graham (illness) and WR Jacoby Jones (ankle)
Limited participation: CB Chris Johnson (thigh), DE Pernell McPhee (thigh), S Bernard Pollard (chest), S Ed Reed (sh...
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Ben Roethlisberger will not play Sunday in Baltimore, meaning Charlie Batch will make his second consecutive start at quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Roethlisberger threw briefly early in practice Friday but was in a sweat suit watching by the time practice ended. He will miss a third consecutive game since sustaining a sprained right shoulder and a dislocated rib in a...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Is it possible? Could the best and worst plays in NFL history really have happened during the same weekend of football? If you watched the Baltimore/San Diego game yesterday evening, you’re sure to know what I’m talking about. It was 4th-and-29 with about 1:20 left to play in the fourth, with the Chargers needing just one final stop to earn the 13-10 victory over the Ravens...
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...
Week 13 Ride ‘Em Or Hide ‘Em RBs
You don’t need me to tell you to start Arian Foster, Ray Rice, or Adrian Peterson…my mom could figure that out. Let’s look at some other matchups that could be favorable this week:
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Jamaal Charles vs Car
The Panthers run D was trashed by the speedy Brown last week and this week faces another back that they...
Turner fading again Juan…
RB PPR Rankings
Trent Richardson (CLE at OAK)
Arian Foster (HOU at TEN)
Ray Rice (BAL vs PIT)
Adrian Peterson (MIN at GB)
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...