New England Patriots vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: season opener preview

The 2015 NFL schedule release revealed that the Pittsburgh Steelers would be the first team attempting to knock off the defending Super Bowl champion, the New England Patriots. The matchup will pit two perennial AFC heavyweights against each other, giving fans a chance to see two of the elite quarterbacks in the NFL go head-to-head. Tom Brady is coming off a season where he seemingly...
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The Anatomy of a Draft Pick – Ben Roethlisberger

April 24, 2004 was a watershed moment for the Pittsburgh Steelers franchise. The Steelers used the 11th pick in the 2004 NFL Draft to select Ben Roethlisberger. We all know what Ben has done for the Steelers since that fateful night 11 years ago, but we don’t often remember all the little moments that went into Ben becoming a Steeler. In honor of the 11 years that have passed...
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Meeting The Leadership: Ben Roethlisberger

The Pittsburgh Steelers have parted ways with a number of aging talents that epitomized success in the community during the height of their careers. While their on-field assets may have diminished over the years, however, one should not underestimate the ripple effect that their departures could have within the locker room. While the concepts of […] Meeting The Leadership: Ben...
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Steelers’ Le’Veon Bell gives update on injured knee

Pittsburgh Steelers All Pro running back Le’Veon Bell hyperextended his right knee in late December. He was supposed to be fully recovered by January, but Bell said Thursday on his Instagram account that he is just now “getting back close to 100 percent.” so glad to get to Miami and work out at @bommaritos …very excited about my knee gettin back close to 100%...
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Complete 2015 NFL regular season schedule

The NFL revealed the 2015 regular-season schedule on Tuesday.  The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots will face the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday, Sept. 10, to open the season. 2015 NFL Key Dates to Know Date Event Thursday, September 10 Regular-Season Opener September 13-14 Regular-Season Kickoff Weekend January 3, 2016 Final Day of Regular Season January...
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The 10 most underrated games on the 2015 NFL schedule

The 2015 NFL schedule is finally out. Last night, every team found out how their upcoming season will unfold – at least in terms of where and when. As the slate was revealed, plenty of great match-ups emerged. Games pitting the league’s elite franchises against each other were everywhere, typically featured in one of three primetime slots each week. But those aren’t the only...
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The Tennessee Titans and Jameis Winston are a Perfect Match

I am no fan of Ken Whisenhunt, but I will say that he is a known quarterback guru. From reviving guys like Kurt Warner and Philip Rivers to grooming a young quarterback in Ben Roethlisberger Whisenhunt has a great track record when it comes to developing quarterbacks. The Titans select No.2 in the upcoming NFL Draft, and it is up in the air that Jameis Winston will be available....
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Pittsburgh Steelers: A look at the 2015 schedule

The NFL has officially announced every teams’ schedule for the upcoming season. The Pittsburgh Steelers’ schedule is not going to be easy for the Steelers to reach the playoffs next season. The Highlights The Steelers have an 11-day break between their Week 4 and Week 5 match-ups. They take on the Baltimore Ravens at home in Week 4 on Thursday, Oct. 1 and then they do not return...
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Steelers-Patriots to open 2015 schedule on a Thursday night

NEW YORK (AP) The New England Patriots will host the Pittsburgh Steelers to open the NFL season on Thursday night, Sept. 10. The game will match quarterbacks with six Super Bowl rings and nine Super Bowl appearances: Tom Brady vs. Ben Roethlisberger. Other prime-time matchups on opening weekend will have the New York Giants at Dallas on Sunday, Sept. 13; Philadelphia at Atlanta...
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Steelers 2015 NFL regular-season schedule

The Pittsburgh Steelers will appear in five nationally televised primetime games, including the 2015 NFL regular-season opener against the New England Patriots. Pittsburgh will host its AFC North Divisional rival Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field in Week 4 (Oct. 1) on Thursday Night Football (CBS/NFL Network, 8:25 p.m.) before traveling to San Diego for a Monday Night Football (ESPN...
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Four Steelers Make NFL Players Inc. Top 50 Player Sales Year-End List

On Monday, NFL Players Inc. released their Top 50 Player Sales List for the fiscal year 2015, based on total overall sales of all officially licensed products from March 1, 2014, through February 28, 2015 and included on it are four members of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is the highest ranked Steelers player this […] Four Steelers Make NFL Players...
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This alternate Arizona Cardinals logo looks a little bit like Ben Roethlisberger

If you have ever found yourself wondering what the Arizona Cardinals logo would look like if it were a human butt, then odds are you are probably enjoying today’s holiday quite a bit. Well, today’s your lucky day because the internet has answered your prayers… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: These would be great to see when the NFl schedule is released First and 10: The 10 biggest...
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5 NFL Uniforms That Could Use Serious Makeovers

There’s a saying that a lot of athletes have used: “It’s the name on the front of the jersey that matters most, not the one on the back.” Joe Paterno spoke those words, however when it comes to what that jersey actually looks like, it’s a completely different story. Here are the five worst NFL uniforms that could possibly make your eyes bleed. 1. Cleveland Browns Not only...
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Ike Taylor retires from NFL after 12 seasons with Steelers

Ike Taylor, who was an unrestricted free agent, officially announced his retirement from the NFL on Tuesday. The 12-year pro has spent his entire NFL career with the Pittsburgh Steelers. “Other than having my son, playing for the Steelers has been the best experience in my entire lifetime,” said Taylor to “It is rare, in this day of free agency that is super...
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Steelers’ Will Allen ready to do ‘whatever is asked’

Will Allen, who was an unrestricted free agent, signed a one-year deal to stay with the Pittsburgh Steelers. “I am just thankful that the Lord has provided and that I am here and I can help the team win,” said Allen. “I appreciate everything. I appreciate playing football. I appreciate playing for the Steelers. Everything about it is really good.” Allen, who was originally...
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Mike Tomlin: Troy Polamalu is a ‘legendary Steeler’

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu is retiring after 12 seasons in the NFL. “Since we drafted him in 2003, Troy Polamalu has been an outstanding player and person,” said Steelers President Art Rooney II to “On behalf of the entire Steelers organization and the Steelers Nation, I am happy to be able to publicly celebrate and thank Troy for his many contributions...
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NFL players react to Troy Polamalu’s retirement

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu is calling it a career after 12 seasons in the NFL. Polamalu announced his retirement on Thursday via the Herald-Standard.  The NFL community quickly reacted to the news: Congrats to @tpolamalu on the retirement! Definitely one of my inspirations. #gamechanger #hof — T.J. Ward (@BossWard43) April...
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Troy Polamalu retires from NFL: ‘It’s all about family’

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu is retiring from the NFL. “It’s all about family,” said Polamalu in a phone interview with the Herald-Standard. “I live here in Pittsburgh now, and since the end of the season I’ve had a chance to enjoy my family on a level I never had before. It was awesome.” Polamalu has spent 12 seasons in Pittsburgh, is an eight-time Pro...
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Steelers’ Le’Veon Bell suspended three games

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell has been suspended for the first three games of the regular season and fined an additional game check for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Bell will appeal the suspension. The 22-year-old Bell was arrested last August on marijuana possession and...
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How Good Can Bills Quarterback EJ Manuel Be?

Quarterback is the most important position in professional sports. The fact that the Buffalo Bills do not know who will be their starting quarterback in week one next season is rather unnerving for Bills fans. The team can go the way of the mediocre veteran in quarterback Matt Cassel, the unproven young quarterback in EJ Manuel, or the team can enter the unknown by starting Tyrod...
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Steelers draft: Bud Dupree vs. Marcus Peters

The Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to select either a pass rusher or cornerback in the first-round of this month’s NFL Draft. The two most predicted targets for the Steelers 22nd overall pick are outside linebacker Bud Dupree of Kentucky and cornerback Marcus Peters of Washington.  But other mock drafts have the Steelers selecting safety Landon Collins of Alabama or cornerback...
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Guy with similar name to Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger has hilarious mix up

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger has a pretty distinct and recognizable name. Apparently it’s not recognizable enough, though. The guys at the rental car counter said they'd been excited all day about meeting the Steelers QB. Didn't try to hide their disappointment. — Ben Rothenberg (@BenRothenberg) April 4, 2015 LOL. AROUND COVER32 NFL Draft Preview: The top-10...
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Antwon Blake re-signs with Steelers

Antwon Blake signed a one-year, $1.542 million contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Friday. #GoodFriday #GreatFridayActually #GODisAmazing #ZillaSignedIt #SteelerNation — Antwon V. Blake (@ZillaMane41) April 3, 2015   The 5-foot-9. 198-pound cornerback started one game last season and played as a nickelback after Cortez Allen ended up...
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Is Ben Roethlisberger the Best QB in the AFC North?

View image | As part of TopSportsReport’s series of NFL power rankings articles, we decided that a Quarterback power rankings article would be enjoyable for fans to read as well as enjoyable for a writer to write.  The Quarterback position has become one of the most important positions in the NFL today, as it grew more and more important with the evolution of...
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James Harrison’s April Fools joke was a face tattoo

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison tried to play an April Fools’ Day joke with a fake face tattoo on Wednesday. My new tat! @cortez_l_allen #tatgamesteelstrong! A photo posted by James Harrison (@jhharrison92) on Apr 1, 2015 at 6:39pm PDT   Harrison’s follow up post on Instagram was the same picture with “LOL I tried” written over it.   ...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss
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