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The Pittsburgh Steelers are down 14-10 at halftime to the New York Giants and the Bill Leavy led officiating crew at MetLife Stadium.
The Giants have been beneficiaries of several bad calls against the Steelers and it started with a bad pass interference call against cornerback Keenan Lewis. Later on in the drive, safety Ryan Clark was flagged for a personal foul call after hitting Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz shoulder to shoulder in the end zone on an incomplete third down pass deep in the Steelers end of the field.
Giants running back Andre Brown scored a few plays later after seemingly Read more [...]
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While I was not a fan of Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown backpedaling 20-yards into the end zone on the punt return last week against the Washington Redskins, I think him being fined $10,000 is way too harsh.
To put that in perspective, the Baltimore Ravens were fined $20,000 by the NFL this past week for previously not listing free safety Ed Reed on the injury...
The New York Giants will be relatively healthy this Sunday as they prepare to take the field against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Although the Steelers have yet to release their final injury report, the Giants look to be in good shape this weekend, save for a few injuries to the linebacker core.
Without further delay, here is Big Blue's final injury report of the week.
The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the New York Giants 24-20 Sunday at MetLife Stadium and below are my first half notes from the game with the second half notes to follow soon.
Keenan Lewis got his night off to a good start by knocking away a deep pass intended for Hakeem Nicks on the first play of the game for the Giants. Lewis had given up inside position on the route, but made it...
The final injury report is out. Marcus Gilbert (ankle), Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) and Troy Polamalu (calf) will not be playing Sunday.
Jonathan Dwyer (quad) was limited in practice Thursday and did not practice Friday. He’s listed as doubtful.
Rashard Mendenhall (Achilles) is listed as doubtful.
The starting running back will most likely be Isaac Redman (ankle). He practiced...
Below are the week 9 official gamebook offensive and defensive snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-20 win over the New York Giants Sunday at MetLife Stadium.
The Steelers starting five linemen made the whole game for yet another game, so you have to be excited about that.
Cornerback Curtis Brown saw no defensive snaps in the game as the Steelers failed to use the dime...
With the Friday injury report now out for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and no Saturday roster moves expected, we can now look at the projected inactive list for the Sunday game against the New York Giants.
3 of the 7 names on the list this week will be inactive this week because those players have been ruled out for the game due to injuries and 2 more on the list were listed as doubtful...
Below is the inactive list for the Pittsburgh Steelers week 9 game at MetLife Stadium against the New York Giants. The 7 inactive players are announced 90 minutes before kickoff.
S Troy Polamalu
T Marcus Gilbert
LB Stevenson Sylvester
RB Rashard Mendenhall
RB Jonathan Dwyer
QB Charlie Batch
NT Alameda Ta'amu
LB Chase Blackburn
LB Jacquian Williams...
Superstorm Sandy caused a lot of damage in New York and New Jersey last week, leaving many residents without power and causing the cancellation of the New York City Marathon.That, however, would not stop 80,000+ fans from packing MetLife Stadium on Sunday to cheer on their beloved Giants.There is no shortage of spirit in New York City, often using a sporting event to uplift their...
Once again, the Pittsburgh Steelers' Brett Keisel carried the torch for former Brigham Young Cougars in the NFL this weekend. Dennis Pitta had a few good plays as the Baltimore Ravens were back in action. Next weekend is a former Cougars face-off weekend. Four of the six former Cougars will play in two games as their teams go head-to-head: Ravens-Raiders, Steelers-Chiefs. Note...
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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New York Giants have activated tight end Travis Beckum from the PUP list and have waived guard Mitch Petrus.
Beckum tore his ACL during last year’s Super Bowl win over the Patriots and was...
I know most Giants fans are dealing with bigger issues than football right now, but there is still a good BC story going on at the Meadowlands today. Mark Herzlich will start for the first time this season and the third time of his career. Herzlich has been limited to mostly special teams this year, so this is a chance for him to breakout and earn more playing time. Let's hope...
If there’s one thing you set your clock to every NFL season, it’s the Steelers being at the forefront of some type of controversy with the league. Usually it’s the defense and one of the more common names that comes to mind is safety Ryan Clark. It’s not that Clark goes looking for trouble (at least not all the time) but it seems to find him. This past weekend he stirred...
Ryan Clark was flagged for a hit on a defenseless receiver during the Pittsburgh Steelers win over the New York Giants on Sunday after officials ruled he made helmet-to-helmet contact with Victor Cruz. Replays showed that Clark did not make contact with Cruz’s head and that it was a clean hit to the midsection, and the Giants later announced that Cruz suffered bruised ribs on the...