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Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 13CNNSI.com Dec 4, 2012The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.Share TweetWith the soreness in Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s shoulder and chest starting to diminish, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin says Roethlisberger could start on Sunday against the Chargers. “Ben will be given an opportunity to prove whether or noShare Tweet
Hines Ward: “If you want to prevent concussions, take the helmet off”profootballtalk.com Dec 4, 2012In the NFL’s ongoing effort to reduce concussions, former Steelers receiver Hines Ward thinks helmets are doing more harm than good. Ward said on the Dan Patrick Show that helmets are used more to allow players to deliver big hits than to protect playerShare Tweetsteelersgab.com Dec 4, 2012The injury to Ike Taylor means the Steelers would like some help at the CB spot, and today they will get a shot to look at a play — if he doesn’t sign elsewhere first. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports that former Raiders and Chiefs CB StaShare Tweet
Cook: Team-first Miller makes his case with MVP playpost-gazette.com Dec 4, 2012Steelers tight end quietly goes about putting together another outstanding season.Share Tweet
On the Steelers: Can the team recreate the success of 2005?post-gazette.com Dec 4, 2012The last time the Steelers were 7-5, they went onto win eight in a row, ending with the team hoisting its fifth Lombardi Trophy.Share Tweet
Blogger Blitz: Harrison's ImpactDec 4AFC North blogger Jamison Hensley talks about the impact that James Harrison has on the Steelers defense
Big Ben Working To Return SundayDec 4Ed Werder says Ben Roethlisberger is doing everything he can to get ready to play Sunday against the Chargers.