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The life of an unemployed kicker in the NFL consists of working and waiting by the phone. Since being cut by the Giants after the season opener, Randy Bullock did just that for the past three months. He was starting to wonder if he ever would get that c…Share Tweet
Lawrence Timmons and a revitalized Steelers defense have specialized in big stops latelyLawrence Timmons didn’t look like a 10-year NFL veteran when he jumped in the air, picked off Eli Manning and began accelerating down the sideline as though he were doing a 0-to-60 test run.Share Tweet
Ricardo Mathews comes up big after another injury to a defensive linemanThe Steelers suffered another injury to a starting defensive lineman Sunday when rookie Javon Hargrave left in the first half to be evaluated for a concussion. Already without defensive end and team captain Cam Heyward, things could have taken a turn fo…Share Tweet
Ron Cook: Ladarius Green 'finding a comfortable seat on a moving train'Ladarius Green heard the derogatory comments, each and every one of them. He knew a lot of media and fans were calling him one of the biggest busts in Steelers history. If he wanted to say something back in his defense, he held his tongue because he kne…Share Tweet
Penguins' third-line defensemen Ian Cole and Justin Schultz are picking up steam — and pointsIt had been nearly a month since repeating results for the Penguins until a 5-3 win Saturday against the Detroit Red Wings, their second in a row. Win, shootout loss, regulation loss, win, regulation loss — you get the picture.Share Tweet
Steelers SNF Game Pulled on December 18th in Favor of Bucs-Cowboyssteelersgab.com 6 hours agoThe Steelers were scheduled to have a Sunday night football game on December 18th on the road at Cincinnati in a game that’s been a bloodbath the past few seasons, but now fans won’t have to wait till 8:30 to see the two teams do battle. The NFL announc…Share Tweet
Gameday grades: Steelers 24, Giants 14pittsburghlive.com 7 hours agoQuarterback: B+ Take away a third-quarter interception — which you can’t do, I know, but bare with me — and Ben Roethlisberger’s passer rating would ...Share TweetThe wide receiver said he did not blame the officials for the defeat, but he said he thought the crew should not work in more Giants games.Share TweetIf this is going to be a December to remember for the Steelers, let us not forget that it started with a couple of old ...Share Tweet
Steelers tight end Green breaks out against Giantspittsburghlive.com 8 hours agoLadarius Green insists he’s not yet playing up to his potential. “I’m not close to where I thought I would be,” he said. His quarterback ...Share TweetIn a game that gave Steelers fans a little more of a barometer of where the team is at, the black and gold laid the wood on a New York Giants team that came into Heinz Field on a six-game winning streak, winning in solid fashion 24-14. Pittsburgh with t…Share TweetESPN.com 10 hours agoBen Roethlisberger won't let Steelers fall out of playoff pictureShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoThe Giants are losing to the Steelers by 14 points in the third quarter and they’ve lost one of their best defensive players. Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, who was the NFC defensive player of the week for Week 12, will not return after sustaining a g…Share Tweet
Paul Zeise's Steelers vs. Giants chat: 12.4.16post-gazette.com 13 hours agoLive Blog Paul Zeise's Steelers vs. Giants game chat: 12.4.16Share TweetSteelers place kicker Chris Boswell is inactive for today’s game against the Giants, and veteran kicker Randy Bullock, who was signed Saturday, will handle the kicking duties in his place.Share Tweet
Three rookies win starting roles on Steelers defenseSomething is happening in the Steelers defense that has not been seen in 45 years, and they can only hope it continues the way it did back in 1971.Share Tweet
How Ben became a Steeler, and Eli became a GiantSeven minutes. That’s all the time Ernie Accorsi had left. He was waiting for a phone call from a man he met once but didn’t really know. The future of his franchise, the New York Giants, was going to be shaped that day, depending on that phone call. So…Share Tweet
A coal miner's son leads Giants against SteelersAt your convenience, please add two items to your file labeled Fun Facts About Homer City, because I know you have one.Share Tweet
Penguins Sunday Spotlight: It's early, but there's some thinking to do for the expansion draftGeneral manager Jim Rutherford is well aware that the NHL will conduct an expansion draft in June to stock its new franchise in Las Vegas, and that the Penguins will lose a player to the Golden Knights.Share Tweet
Brown focused on bettering game, not contractJul 31Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown explains how his focus is not on a contract, but getting better at his game. He also offers his take on some of the Steelers' top playmakers facing suspensions or possibility of suspension in two consecutive year
SC Cartoons: DeAngelo Williams and GoliathJul 29Former Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams tells the story of his battle with Kris Jenkins from his rookie year.
Steelers' plans to offset loss of Le'Veon BellJul 29ESPN Steelers reporter Jeremy Fowler explains the team's mentality without Le'Veon Bell and how they're going to focus their efforts on Antonio Brown.
Riddick wants to see improvement from Steelers' DJul 29Louis Riddick says his focus in Pittsburgh is on the defensive side of the football and improving the pass rush as the start of the season nears.