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Steelers WR Brown likely to sit out vs. K.C.

Steelers WR Brown likely to sit out vs. K.C.

The Pittsburgh Steelers have spent all season juggling running backs based on who's healthy and who's hot.
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  • Astros bring on Indians' Stearns as assistant GM

    Astros bring on Indians' Stearns as assistant GM

    CNNSI.com Nov 6, 2012
    HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Astros have hired David Stearns as assistant general manager.
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  • Pirates chairman intends to stay course

    Pirates chairman intends to stay course

    MLB.com Nov 6, 2012
    Pirates chairman Bob Nutting, saying he was so disappointed over the finish to the Bucs' season that he waited four weeks to cool off before addressing the fate of his front office, on Tuesday said the club's management team would remain intact.
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  • AFC North Game Balls: Week 9

    AFC North Game Balls: Week 9

    ESPN.com Nov 6, 2012
    We're handing out game balls after Week 9 and this is who's getting them: OFFENSE: Isaac Redman, Steelers. After being sidelined the past two weeks with a high-ankle sprain, Redman ran for career-high 147 yards and scored the winning touchdown in the fo…
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  • Steelers doing more on the ground by doing less

    Steelers doing more on the ground by doing less

    profootballtalk.com Nov 6, 2012
    It wasn’t necessarily the injuries, or the unsettled line. At some point, the Steelers got back to running the ball well by simply being the Steelers. After averaging 65 yards per game on the ground over their first three, they’ve averaged 155 rushing
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  • Steelers' defense ranks No. 1 in NFL

    Steelers' defense ranks No. 1 in NFL

    While the rest of the AFC North's defenses have struggled this season, the Steelers have been the best in the division all season. Now, their defense is tops in the NFL. The Steelers are allowing the fewest yards per game (262.6) in the league, which is…
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  • Report: Eagles now see firing Juan Castillo as a “miscalculatio…

    Report: Eagles now see firing Juan Castillo as a “miscalculation”

    profootballtalk.com Nov 6, 2012
    After two late collapses to the Pittsburgh Steelers and Detroit Lions, the Philadelphia Eagles fired defensive coordinator Juan Castillo. Two more losses have pushed the losing streak to four and the Eagles’ season to the brink of disaster. With a 28-13
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  • McKees Rocks, Valencia men plead guilty to illegal steroids

    McKees Rocks, Valencia men plead guilty to illegal steroids

    post-gazette.com Nov 6, 2012
    Pharmacy figures plead guilty in sales to a former Steelers doctor.
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL midseason report -- John Clayton weighs the musical merits of all 32 t…

    Nov 6
    John Clayton delivers a musical masterpiece with his NFL midseason report.
  • NFL midseason report - John Clayton weighs the musical merits of all 32 te…

    Nov 6
    John Clayton delivers a musical masterpiece with his NFL midseason report.
  • Peter King: Thoughts at midseason point; mail

    Nov 6
    Five Things I Think About the Second Half of the Season:
  • Don Banks: NFL Midseason Report: 2012

    Nov 6
    Week 9 is in the books, as are 132 of the NFL's 256 regular season games (51.6 percent if you're counting along at home on a day that's all about doing the math). You know what that means: It's time for our annual midseason review: