Found October 06, 2012 on
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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-tired, and not be able to do what’s necessary to play the position. You want to stay fresh. You don’t want to go out there and play every snap in the first half and come out sluggish in the third and have nothing left in the fourth.”
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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...
The Steelers get a big win on Sunday afternoon at Heinz Field as they defeated the their intrastate rivals, the Philadelphia Eagles, 16-14. That’s the good news! They did what they had to do, finding a way to win and get to 2-2 on the year.
Now for the bad news; those all too familiar injuries to Lamarr Woodley and Troy Polamalu have experienced surfaced again as neither player...
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...
According to a Gerry Dulac report in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers linebacker James Harrison will start on Sunday against Philadelphia, but split time with Chris Carter.Fantasy Spin:It's a huge boost to the Steelers defense which is 21st in points yielding 25 ppg. Safety Troy Polamalu is also expected back in the lineup.
The Pittsburgh Steelers were able to boast a healthy roster
Sunday for their pivotal Week 5 matchup against the Philadelphia Eagles. While
the Steelers were able to start the contest healthy, they were not able to end
in the same way. Safety Troy Polamalu aggravated his calf injury and linebacker
LaMarr Woodley injured his right hamstring.
Polamalu came limping...
The Pittsburgh Steelers will do something they
haven’t done all season today; have no players miss their game due to injury.
Pittsburgh welcomes back running back Rashard Mendenhall, safety Troy Polamalu
and linebacker James Harrison, among others, for their pivotal Week 5 matchup
against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Harrison, Polamalu, linebacker Stevenson Sylvester...
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.
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...
It looks like the Pittsburgh Steelers will be getting three key players back this week. Both linebacker James Harrison and running back Rashard Mendenhall are set to make their season debut’s and safety Troy Polamalu will be on the field for the first time since week one.
The Steelers listed all three players as probable on their weekly injury report for Sunday’s game against the Eagles.
Four AFC stars are set to return from injury this week, with Pittsburgh's Troy Polamalu (calf) and James Harrison (knee) and the Indianapolis duo of Pat Angerer (foot) and Dwight Freeney (ankle) receiving promising practice reports. Polamalu and Harrison are better starts than usual against a mistake-prone Eagles offense, while Angerer and Freeney figure to be among the league...
The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Philadelphia Eagles 16-14 on Sunday and below are my first half notes from the game with the second half notes to follow soon.
Nice bracket coverage on the early deep pass Jeremy Maclin by both Ike Taylor and Ryan Clark. The defense had the Eagles in a 3rd and long, but Jason Avant moves the chains after he is passed off from James Harrison to Cortez...
Philadelphia and Pittsburgh get together this weekend for a battle in the Keystone State. So which team will unlock the door of bragging rights in the great state of Pennsylvania? The Eagles come into this game at 3 – 1 and atop the NFC East. Although Philly hasn’t won a game by more than 2 points, they are still finding ways to get the job done. The Steelers are a surprising...