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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…Upvote Share Tweet
post-gazette.com Updated Dec 8, 2012Sean Kugler, who has been praised for his work as Steelers offensive line coach the past three seasons, will be named head coach at UTEP.Upvote Share Tweetsteelerstoday.com Updated Dec 8, 2012If 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 RoetUpvote Share Tweet
ESPN experts predict Steelers-ChargersESPN.com Updated Dec 8, 2012In 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers' Harrison starting to look like old self againpost-gazette.com Updated Dec 8, 2012The former NFL defensive player of the year is rounding into form at just the right time in a season devoid of big plays defensively.Upvote Share Tweet