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As the injuries, procedures, and surgeries continue to pile up for Ben Roethlisberger of the Pittsburgh Steelers, just how much can his body take?
At 31, he fully recovered from minor surgery on his right knee, but it’s the same surgery he had in 2005 on his left knee.
Over the last several years Roethlisberger has suffered numerous injuries, from a cracked rib that could have punctured his aorta, to a sprained ankle that cost him a number of games. Backup’s Byron Leftwhich and Charlie Batch are gone and Bruce Gradkowski and rookie Landry Jones are the replacements.... Read more
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Going 0-4 in the preseason for the Pittsburgh Steelers didn’t seem all that bad. It’s only the preseason right? Well maybe going 0-4 in the preseason should’ve been taken a bit more seriously. The Steelers opened their season on Sunday against the Tennessee Titans and their performance was an absolute train wreck. If there were any questions surrounding the Steelers during...
Ben Roethlisberger didn’t do anything special. Roethlisberger threw for 191 yards, 1 touchdown, and an interception. Ben didn’t complete many passes that went of 10 yards or more. Not all of the Steelers’ passing problems were because of Roethlisberger. There was some questionable play-calling, and the Titans really locked down on the Steelers’ receivers.
The Pittsburgh Steelers 2013 season kickoffs in just a matter of hours and below are the closing over/under lines of several proposition bets courtesy of the betting website Bodog.
Feel free to take a stab at each of these in the comments below.
Ben Roethlisberger - Total Passing Yards in the 2013 Regular Season - Over/Under 3500
Ben Roethlisberger - Total Passing Touchdowns in the...
The Pittsburgh Steelers kickoff their 2013 season Sunday against the Tennessee Titans and below are my fantasy football stat projections for the black and gold offensive players.
Feel free to add your own projections in the comments below.
Ben Roethlisberger - 32 attempts, 20 completions, 250 yards, 2 touchdowns, 1 interception.
Roethlisberger should hit the 30,000 yard plateau...
An MRI Sunday revealed Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey tore his MCL and ACL in his right knee and will need surgery, confirmed head coach Mike Tomlin. Pouncey, 24, was carted off the field in the first
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu timed the snap perfect to sack Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker on Sunday. Via SBNation.com: The post Watch: Troy Polamalu perfectly times Titans snap count, sacks Jake Locker appeared first on Sports Glory.
Tennessee's revamped defense sacked Ben Roethlisberger five times and the Titans shut down the Pittsburgh Steelers 16-9 on Sunday.
Chris Johnson ran for 70 clock-chewing yards, Jackie Battle bulled his way to a 3-yard touchdown in the second quarter, and Rob Bironas kicked three field goals for the Titans. Tennessee's new-look defense did the rest.
Pittsburgh managed just...
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Week 1 of the NFL is full of the unexpected. In fact, the first few weeks of the NFL season are usually meaningless and filled with odd results that don’t make much sense at the end of the season.
While everyone quickly overreacts there is one certain, the Pittsburgh Steelers are in serious trouble.
As Ben Roethlisberger and an already beat up offensive line, travel to Cincinnati...
Marc and Matt are back on The Blitz talking about the Steelers opening week loss to the Titans, 16-9.
With no shortage of topics to discuss we jump right into with the latest injury news, player signings, and a complete game breakdown of what we saw unfold at Heinz Field this past Sunday.
Is there tension again between Todd Haley and Ben Roethlisberger? Who will start at Running...
By Matthew Marczi
Every championship-caliber team needs to have certain players that they know they can count on to get the job done on a consistent basis, without whom those championship aspirations can disappear in a hurry.
The Pittsburgh Steelers may have lost a number of such players in recent years, players with multiple championship rings, and they are still waiting for the...
Wanna be depressed? Go ahead and read our Pirates and Steelers recaps. Outside of Andrew McCutchen or Ben Roethlisberger dying I don’t think yesterday could have gone much worse for the respective teams. I don’t think people are considering that the Pirates can still miss the playoffs. They’ve been in first or second for so…