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In a clear sign they think quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is fine, the Steelers released backup quarterback Brian Hoyer Saturday. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, they promoted cornerback Josh Victorian from their practice squad…
Share TweetSean Kugler, who has been praised for his work as Steelers offensive line coach the past three seasons, will be named head coach at UTEP.Source: post-gazette.comShare TweetIf this were 3 or 4 years ago, a match-up between Ben Roethlisberger and Philip Rivers would have been billed as a battle of elite quarterbacks. But now, only one of them fits in that category. And it ain’t Rivers. Despite being chosen ahead of RoetSource: steelerstoday.com
ESPN experts predict Steelers-ChargersUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetIn the video, Mark Schlereth and Tedy Bruschi make their predictions for the Chargers at the Steelers. Here's what the other ESPN experts are predicting: Eric Allen: Steelers Mike Golic: Steelers Merril Hoge: Steelers Ron Jaworski: Steelers Chris Morten…Source: ESPN.com
Steelers' Harrison starting to look like old self againUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetThe former NFL defensive player of the year is rounding into form at just the right time in a season devoid of big plays defensively.Source: post-gazette.com