Pittsburgh Sports News and Rumors
Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount apologized Thursday night but said nothing about the citations each will receive for marijuana possession.Upvote Share Tweet
Foles, offense in form as Eagles top SteelersESPN.com 10 hours agoBack at home, Nick Foles and the Philadelphia Eagles got back on track. Foles threw one touchdown pass and led the starting offense to three first-half scores in a 31-21 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Distracted Steelers show nothing in loss to Eaglespittsburghlive.com 10 hours agoPHILADELPHIA — They kept the starters into until deep into the third quarter, not that it mattered. The Steelers never were into this game — ...Upvote Share TweetLast season, the Steelers were compromised by an 0-4 start. And with the regular season a little more than two weeks away, it’s clear the 2014 Steelers have some things to clean up before the gates open. In Thursday night’s 31-21 loss at Philadelphia, t…Upvote Share Tweet
Snoop Dogg On Steelers OC Todd Haley: "Fire That Motherfucker"deadspin.com 11 hours agoSnoop Dogg, never one to be shy about his sports takes, has set his sights on Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd "The Todd" Haley. The Steelers lost to the Eagles tonight 31-21 and Snoop was not having any of it. He went on a mothe…Upvote Share Tweet
Jason Worilds leaves with knee injuryprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoSteelers outside linebacker Jason Worilds has been ruled out for the remainder of Thursday’s preseason game at Philadelphia with a right knee injury, the club said. Worilds was credited with a sack of Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez early in the third q…Upvote Share Tweetpittsburghlive.com 12 hours agoPHILADELPHIA — Newly re-signed defensive end Brett Keisel was in uniform for the Steelers on Thursday night against the Philadelphia Eagles despite not practicing in ...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com 14 hours agoLeSean McCoy's toe seemed fine when he scored a terrific touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night. But now the Philadelphia Eagles running back had a new scare: his thumb. McCoy left the game after scoring a 22-yard touchdown and was tak…Upvote Share Tweet
Obituary: Elmer Gray / Longtime scout for Pirates, other MLB teamspost-gazette.com 15 hours agoElmer Gray was a scout with the Cincinnati Reds in 1969 when he recommended that the club draft a raw kid from Donora, Pa. He stuck to his convictions even though most people around baseball wondered whether the player in question could be a Major Leagu…Upvote Share Tweet
Chris Polk out for Eagles on Thursday night; Lance Moore expected to sit for Steelersprofootballtalk.com 15 hours agoThe Eagles and Steelers will be several players short on Thursday night in Philadelphia. Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin (hamstring), wide receiver Josh Huff (shoulder), linebacker Jake Knott (hamstring), tailback Chris Polk (hamstring), wide receiver …Upvote Share Tweet
Pirates' woes in Miller Park could extend slidepost-gazette.com 15 hours agoThe Pirates' struggles at Miller Park are well documented.Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Steelers want to sign Cortez Allen to new contractprofootballtalk.com 17 hours agoThe Steelers are reportedly efforting to sign one of their starting defensive backs to a contract extension. According to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the team wants to sign cornerback Cortez Allen to a new deal. The 25-year-old Allen is …Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers finally will make heavy use of no-huddle, supposedlyprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoIn recent years, the Steelers have been talking about using the no-huddle more frequently. This year, perhaps they mean it. In 2013, the Steelers indeed found the gas pedal after an 0-4 start, increasing the use of the no-huddle attack from (per Alan Ro…Upvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Steelers talk with Ed Bouchette, 49ers talk with Matt Maioccoprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoTwo Steelers players were caught with grass in Pittsburgh, they’re tearing up the grass in Santa Clara and we’ll be talking about all that and much more during Thursday’s edition of PFT Live. Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette will join Mike Fl…Upvote Share Tweet
Pierre Thomas expects to do “more pass protection and route running”profootballtalk.com 24 hours agoThe Saints traded Darren Sproles to the Eagles this offseason and saw Lance Moore sign with the Steelers as a free agent in a pair of moves that eliminated two players that caught 108 passes between them in 2013. Running back Pierre Thomas expects at le…Upvote Share Tweet
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Philadelphia Eagles preseason highlightsAug 22LeSean McCoy and the Philadelphia Eagles look dynamic as they defeat the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-21 in Week 3 of preseason action.
McCoy, Eagles Top SteelersAug 21LeSean McCoy combined for 50 yards and a touchdown in the Eagles' 31-21 win over the Steelers.
Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller 27-yard TD receptionAug 21Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger finds tight end Heath Miller in the end zone for a 27-yard TD.
Pre-Wk 3 Can't-Miss Play: Heyward-Bey 33-yard TD receptionAug 21Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Bruce Gradkowski throws a 33-yard TD pass to wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey.
Thaddeus Young of Philadelphia 76ers expected to land with Minnesota Timbe…Aug 21The Minnesota Timberwolves expect to land Philadelphia's Thaddeus Young in addition to No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins when they complete their long anticipated trade to send Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers this weekend, according sources.
Sources: Wolves expect to land 76ers' YoungAug 21The Minnesota Timberwolves expect to land Philadelphia's Thaddeus Young in addition to No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins when they complete their long anticipated trade to send Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers this weekend, according sources.
Five Things I Think I Think: Seattle SeahawksAug 21. More Seahawks: The MMQB’s Seattle training camp page.
Broncos Report: No Looking BackAug 21DeMarcus Ware showed what he’s capable of by manhandling Russell Wilson in the first preseason game. ( Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) A different training camp report from the others our staff has done in the last month. Peter King spent two days this wee…