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Will Allen. Rashard Mendenhall. Isaac Redman. Marcus Gilbert Mauikice Pouncey. Ramon Foster. Ryan Clark.
The Steelers list of injuries was long, but there was no excuse to lose this game. Mike Tomlin elected to go for a 54 yard field goal with 48 seconds left, handing the Titans the ball with great field position and plenty of time to move down the field. Jared Cook easilly beat James Harrison on a 3rd down for a 25 yard gain on 3rd down. Rob Bironas booted a 40 yard field goal as time expired to lift the Titans to the 26-23 win.
The Steelers handed the Titans a touchdown earlier when Drew Butler's punt attempt was blocked at the end of the 1st quarter. An ensuing pass interference call gave the Titans the ball at the 1 yard line and they punched it in for an easy score.
Since 2011, the Steelers are 5-7 on the road and have lost all 3 games away from Heinz Field this season. They are 9-1 at home during that same span.
Pittsburgh falls to 2-3 and has now lost to both the Titans and Raiders. They're in danger of falling even farther behind the Ravens and Bengals, though the division race looks very much like a longshot at this point. The Steelers won't be going to the playoffs unless this team gets healthy and learns how to play on the road.
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So looks like Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall is at it again on Twitter. This time he’s not taking an entire nation of Americans to task, but still, spouting off against the Steeler Nation isn’t going to gain him any brownie points in the minds of the Steeler faithful either.Seriously, if you’re gonna talk trash about your team and everyone on it, don’t call yourself...
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall is back active on Twitter again, and following the 26-23 Thursday night loss to the Tennessee Titans, the running back chastised some angry fans on the social media platform.
Mendenhall tweeted on Friday, "Seriously, if you're gonna talk trash about your team and everyone on it, don't call yourself a fan. A fan is...
Steelers RB Rashard Mendenhall Suffers Achillies Injury, Exits Game Early -
Steelers RB Rashard Mendenhall left Thursday night’s game against the Titans with an Achilles’ injury. Mendenhall rushed for six yards on six carries before leaving. The Achilles’ issue could be directly related to Mendenhall’s quick return from ACL surgery. It’s not uncommon for runners to suffer...
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Isaac Redman did something Thursday night that hasn't been done by a Steelers running back since 1970 when he tallied over 100 yards receiving in the Steelers 26-23 loss to the Tennessee Titans on the road in Nashville.
Redman, who caught four of five passes thrown his way in the game for 105 yards, is the first Steelers running back to break...
Elias Sports Bureau has made an official scoring change on Wednesday and has now credited Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger as throwing a 13 yard touchdown pass to running back Rashard Mendenhall in the game against the Philadelphia Eagles after it was originally scored a lateral.The official stat change now means Roethlisberger has 9 touchdown passes on the season...
The Pittsburgh Steelers entered their Thursday night contest
against the Tennessee Titans without linebacker LaMarr Woodley and safety Troy
Polamalu. They exited the game with several more players banged up. Center
Maurkice Pouncey and running back Rashard Mendenhall each exited the game with
Mendenhall left the game in the third quarter with an
So it looks like Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall is at it again on Twitter. This time he’s not taking an entire nation of Americans to task thank goodness, but still, spouting off against the Steeler Nation isn’t going to gain him any brownie points in the minds of the Steeler faithful either.
Seriously, if you’re gonna talk trash about your team and everyone on it...
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin had a lengthy injury list to go over following the 26-23 loss in Nashville Thursday night to the Tennessee Titans.
Tomlin said that center Maurkice Pouncey (knee) suffered an MCL of some description and needs to be evaluated. Running back Rashard Mendenhall (Achilles) suffered an Achilles injury of some kind according to Tomlin, who did...
After last night’s loss to the Titans, Steelers running bacn Rashard Mendenhall had enough of all of the negative Steelers fans and decided to voice his opinion on Twitter.Seriously, if you’re gonna talk trash about your team and everyone on it, don’t call yourself a fan. A fan is a supporter…— Rashard Mendenhall (@R_Mendenhall) October 12, 2012I understand where Mendenhall...
Ian Rapoport of NFL.com and the NFL Network has reported the Rashard Mendenhall’s Achilles injury is only minor and the Steelers will check him over the next few days toget an idea if he’ll be able to play next week.This is great news since the Steelers were decimated by injuries on Thursday night along their offensive line and in their back field. Fellow running back Isaac...
Pittsburgh Steelers backup safety Will Allen is likely to spilt playing time with fellow safety Ryan Mundy Thursday night against the Tennessee Titans with Troy Polamalu once again sidelined with a calf injury.Allen has played just over 275 snaps over the course of the last 4 seasons with most of his contributions coming on special teams. The rotation of both Mundy and Allen is a...
I shared this Tuesday on the social network sites and had a request to post it here as well.The Pittsburgh Steelers ran for 136 yards Sunday in their win over the Philadelphia Eagles, but the biggest run of the game may very well have been the 8 yard scamper on first down around right end by running back Rashard Mendenhall with 1:53 left in the game.Those 8 yards put the ball at...
The Pittsburgh Steelers' injury-plagued season got a little worse Thursday night.Running backs Rashard Mendenhall, Isaac Redman, linebacker Chris Carter, center Maurkice Pouncey and offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert were the latest Steelers to be be injured this season during the 26-23 loss to the Tennessee Titans.Mendenhall left the game in the third quarter with an Achilles injury...
Season 3, Episode 27 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I start the show off by talking about the stat change that was made on Wednesday that resulted in Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger now being credited for a touchdown pass to running back Rashard Mendenhall in the game against the Philadelphia Eagles. I broke this play down a few days ago...
The Pittsburgh Steelers may have picked the right place to start winning on the road when they visit the punchless Tennessee Titans on Thursday night.
The Steelers (2-2) have two home wins and two road losses, and with running back Rashard Mendenhall back in the lineup to complement Ben Roethlisberger, they hope to pound away at a defense that has allowed more points than any other...