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NY Giants' Eli Manning getting plenty of face time - and blame - after Big Blue's loss to Pittsburgh SteelersUpdated Nov 5, 2012 Share Tweet
By the fourth quarter of CBS’ Steelers-Giants telecast, Eli Manning had received as much sideline face time as, well, Tim Tebow. Only the look on the “elite” quarterback’s face was more Mark Sanchez. Frustration. Disgust. Bewilderment. This defini
Players give McCutchen top NL honorUpdated Nov 5, 2012 Share TweetAndrew McCutchen, who put the Pirates on his broad back for most of the 2012 season and tried to carry them to their first winning record in 20 years, was recognized by his peers on Monday night with National League Outstanding Player honors.Source: MLB.comShare TweetNew York Giants quarterback Eli Manning admits he didn't play well in loss to Pittsburgh Steelers.
Look back at Sunday with PFT on NBC Sports NetworkUpdated Nov 5, 2012 Share TweetThere were no shortage of great performances on Sunday. Two rookies - Colts quarterback Andrew Luck and Buccaneers running back Doug Martin - set records in victories that boosted their teams’ chances of making the playoffs. The Steelers came back i
NY Giants and Pittsburgh Steelers give fans a much-needed break from Hurricane SandyUpdated Nov 5, 2012 Share TweetAs you watched young Andrew Donadio, decked out in his Steelers garb, excitedly tugging at his father’s pant leg, you realized that for some people misery took a holiday on Sunday - at least for a few hours.Source: nydailynews.com
Giants-Steelers: How a Slant Became a Key ScoreUpdated Nov 5, 2012 Share TweetThe Steelers' comeback victory over the Giants started with an innocent-looking slant pass to the speedy wide receiver Mike Wallace.
Ravens-Steelers remains on NBC in Week 11, Patriots-Colts at 4:25Updated Nov 5, 2012 Share TweetPatriots vs. Colts is a marquee game in the NFL again. After years of being one of the NFL’s biggest games of the season, last year’s Patriots-Colts battle lost its luster when Peyton Manning was lost for the season, and as a result the NFL moved lastShare TweetThere’s no question that something was wrong with the Giants’ passing game during Sunday’s 24-20 loss to the Steelers. It’s not nearly as clear why the team’s normally potent passing game was so ineffective. Coach Tom Coughlin said after the gam
Week 9 Quick Hits: What Run Game Means to RoethlisbergerUpdated Nov 5, 2012 Share TweetPittsburgh's commitment to the run, illustrated in a win over the Giants, has afforded Ben Roethlisberger the luxury of orchestrating perhaps the most balanced attack in the N.F.L.
Steelers' signature win sends messageUpdated Nov 5, 2012 Share TweetFor the first eight weeks of the season, the top teams in the AFC have been Houston, Baltimore, New England and Denver. Now, after winning at the New York Giants, the Pittsburgh Steelers deserve to be on that list. Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin said lead…Source: ESPN.com
Wake-up: Two-team race in AFC NorthUpdated Nov 5, 2012 Share TweetCLEVELAND -- The AFC North has become a two-team race now. The Baltimore Ravens (6-2) and Pittsburgh Steelers (5-3) have clearly separated themselves from the Ohio teams at the midway point of the season. With fourth-quarter comebacks Sunday, Baltimore …Source: ESPN.com
The Revenge of the Steelers' 30-SomethingsUpdated Nov 5, 2012 Share TweetIt happens every year: the notion that the aging Steelers are on the road to decline. Guess what? That idea looks wrong again.Share Tweet"Archie get me out of here!!!" EXTRA POINTSShare TweetThe Steelers worked overtime Sunday, and it paid off in a big way.Source: post-gazette.com
Countdown Daily Insight: Steelers The Team To BeatNov 5Prim Siripipat and Eric Allen head to the IBM Insight Center to take a look at the Ben Roethlisberger's week 9 performance
GameDay: Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New York Giants highlightsNov 5Pittsburgh Steelers RB Isaac Redman rushes for 147 yards and a touchdown that would cap off a 24-20 victory over the New York Giants in Week 9 of NFL action.
NBA -- Best and worst early surprisesNov 5Our writers break down the top surprise teams and players early in the season.
Peter King: Behind Pagano appearance, Colts continue Hollywood-worthy seas…Nov 5Current events: This morning, Chuck Pagano checks into an Indianapolis hospital for a second round of leukemia treatment. Tomorrow, we vote. And for a long time -- weeks, months, years -- the New Jersey/New York/Connecticut region battered by Hurricane …
Don Banks: Return of good old Steelers against Giants means trouble for AF…Nov 5EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Thanks to Hurricane Sandy and its trying aftermath, the Pittsburgh Steelers didn't have an extended stay in the New York-New Jersey region on Sunday. But as it turns out, they were here just long enough to recognize themselves m…