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Loud mouth Stephen A. Smith gave the Pittsburgh Steelers, and more specifically, cornerback Ike Taylor, some bulletin board material this morning on ESPN First Take.
When Smith and co-host Skip Bayless got to the part of the show where they broke down the Steelers opener Sunday night against the Denver Broncos, Smith went off on Taylor and used him as a reason why the Broncos would beat the Steelers.
"Defensively is where the problem is for the Pittsburgh Steelers," said Smith. First of all you still got Ike Taylor in your secondary. I didn’t realize he was allowed back in the NFL after Read more [...]
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Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor slammed ESPN's Stephen A. Smith on Twitter yesterday. Smith blasted Taylor on First Take yesterday for his poor performance in last year's playoffs.
Here are Ike's tweets pasted together for "readability":
#GOINGIN @stephenasmith do me a favor keep my NAME out of your mouth, I don't know if your ever played a down of...
James Harrison Ruled Out For Sunday’s Game -
Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that Pittsburgh Steelers LB James Harrison did not practice for second day in a row and will not suit up for Sunday nights regular season opener against the Broncos in Denver. Harrison has been experiencing soreness in his knee, and according to Dulac, LB Chris Carter will continue...
According to Gerry Dulac of SportingNews.com, Steelers linebacker James Harrison was held out of practice on Thursday and may not play in Sunday night’s opener against the Broncos.
“Steelers OLB James Harrison did not practice today and his status for the Broncos game is uncertain,” wrote Dulac.
The Steelers have been planning on Harrison being ready for this week.
Earlier we mentioned that Steelers linebacker James Harrison tweeted that he’ll be a game time decision. It looks like that might not be the case.
According to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-gazette, Harrison won’t play this week.
James Harrison did not practice for second day in a row and will not play in Denver. Steelers have not released his official status, tho.
James Harrison won't talk to most of the media until Friday, but he talked to Jim Wexell on Thursday. Here's the Q&A, along with a note on Rashard Mendenhall's rehab and contract status.
Skip Bayless had a field day with this one! Stephen A. Smith doesn’t even defend Shaq. This is crazy Shaquille O’Neal! Don’t do it! I’ll take Skip’s side on this one! So, Smith did text Shaq and O’Neal said that Skip should retire and more!
The Pittsburgh Steelers head into the 2012 season with huge question marks at one of their most important position groups on defense, and I am of course talking about the linebacker group.
Starting right outside linebacker James Harrison is all but ruled out for the Sunday night opener in Denver and that means that second year linebacker Chris Carter will likely make his first...
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison did not practice on Thursday due to his knee so that means we can likely expect second year linebacker Chris Carter to get the start at right outside linebacker in the Sunday night opener against the Denver Broncos. Mike Bires of the Beaver County Times reported via Twitter on Thursday that Carter said it's his understanding that...
The Steelers will attempt to get revenge on the Broncos’ for last year’s playoff defeat this week. While a lot of the focus will be on Peyton Manning as he attempts to return from injury, the Steelers have some injuries of their own. Right guard David DeCastro could be out for the season with a torn MCL. Running back Isaac Redman is expected to be limited, possibly all year,...
So Stephen A. point blank says that the New York Knicks are a Top 3 team in the East if Amare is healthy.
The Pittsburgh Steelers will open the season Sunday night against the Denver Broncos, but the status of one of their best players on defense remains unclear.
All-Pro linebacker James Harrison was limited in practice Wednesday and did not practice on Thursday, according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette.
Harrison was officially activated by the Steelers last week after...
Season 3, Episode 13 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd I start off our preview of the Sunday night opener for the Pittsburgh Steelers against the Denver Broncos by going over the Thursday injury report and what we are looking for Friday. Will James Harrison play and should he play? We discuss it.
The Steelers signed former Oakland Raiders third round draft pick...
The Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 season opener against the Denver Broncos is finally here and below are 7 things to watch for specifically in this game along with my prediction at the end of it. In case you missed it, here is my full preview of the game that was posted on Saturday.
Carter Debut - With James Harrison almost certain to be out, second year linebacker Chris Carter will...
A day after Steelers linebacker James Harrison told reporters that his surgically repaired knee was “A-OK” for Sunday’s game against the Denver Broncos, the 2008 defensive player of the year was limited in practice Wednesday and his status for Sunday is now uncertain.Missing Harrison would be a big blow to the Steelers, but his absence would not be the biggest problem the Pittsburgh...