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Willie Colon emerged from Sunday's win in Cincinnati down more than one of his signature dreadlocks. At least he was unofficially awarded a takedown for a post-whistle body slam of Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict.
It was Colon's kind of game, the perfect coming-out party for the Steelers offensive lineman continuing to settle in to his new position at guard.
''He had controlled violence last week,'' said Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
Colon, for his part, laughs off the ''violence'' descriptor.
''Controlled chaos,'' Colon corrects. ''That's my type of play.''
The bleed-the-clock, straight-ahead running in the fourth quarter. The abundance of pulls to open up holes. The intensity of playing the first divisional game of the season under the lights.
Colon was arguably the Steelers' best lineman in the 24-17 win over the Bengals, and there's little arguing it was his best game of the...
BEST OF MAXIM
The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up practice preparations on Friday for the Sunday game at Heinz Field against the Washington Redskins and the final injury report for the Week 8 game is now out.
As expected, safety Troy Polamalu (calf) and tackle Marcus Gilbert (ankle) have been ruled out for the game. Head coach Mike Tomlin had announced on Tuesday during his press conference...
Pittsburgh Steelers’ quarterback Ben Roethlisberger mentioned this week that he thinks Steelers’ tight end Heath Miller should be running for president. I couldn’t agree more and here’s why; 1. Miller could easily handle defense issues. Is there another tight end in the league that plows through defenders the way that Heath does? Can you imagine Iran threatening Heath Miller...
Ben Roethlisberger is in a no-win situation and while some of it may be of his own doing, the fact is that he just can’t win no matter what he does on the field anymore. If he gets the Steelers a lead in the second half and the team still loses, it’s his fault. If he puts up 31 points and the Steelers lose, it’s his fault. If he leads the team from behind and the Steelers still...
How do you feel about the Steelers this year? Just to take a shot in the dark: You feel okay but not great. You don't think this team is going to win the Superbowl this year because they've struggled against beatable teams. You're worried that the defense might not be as good as you want it to be. You don't want to see games get into shootouts because if something...
We are still waiting on the final injury report of the week for the Pittsburgh Steelers as they finish preparations for their Sunday game at Heinz Field against the Washington Redskins, but Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports via Twitter that running back Isaac Redman (ankle) participated today and said that he felt so good that he might play Sunday.
The Pittsburgh Steelers might be a 3-3 team through six weeks, but they know that they are
going to have to run the ball a whole heck of a lot better than they have been over the course of
the first six games of the season if they have a chance to make it to the playoffs this year. This
week’s foe is the Washington Redskins, who are 4 ½-point underdogs on the opening...
The National Football League is reviewing a play during the
Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night game against the Cincinnati Bengals in which Steelers
wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders faked an injury to allow his team to substitute personnel,
reports Michael David Smith of ProFootballTalk.com.
With the Steelers facing
third-and-11 with six minutes left in the game, Pittsburgh wanted...
When talk around the league about the elite tight ends the names Jimmy Graham, Rob Gronkowski, Aaron Hernandez, Vernon Davis, and Antonio Gates and soon to be Hall of Famer Tony Gonzalez always come up. However there is one tight end that never quite makes the list. Heath Miller who has had a successful yet modest NFL career always seems to get the short end of the stick in the list...
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins with an Achilles injury. Jonathan Dwyer is expected to start his second consecutive game, even if Isaac Redman is able to return from his ankle injury. Redman is listed as questionable. Dwyer rushed for 122 yards in last week's victory over the Cincinnati...
Season 3, Episode 34 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I start by looking at who might not be playing Sunday for the Pittsburgh Steelers against the Washington Redskins as we await the final Friday injury report. Will Rashard Mendenhall or Isaac Redman be ready to go or will Jonathan Dwyer make his second consecutive start at running back? We talk about that...