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Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan thought he was leaving Pittsburgh with far less than just the 27-12 loss the Redskins’ suffered at the hands of the Steelers in Week 8. According to Alan Robinson of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Shanahan fiUpvote Share Tweet
For now the Steelers had better get ready to see Byron Leftwich under center, as no matter how you put it, Ben Roethlisberger doesn’t sound like a QB that is ready to play. The official news on Big Ben is he has a “sprained right shoulder”, and coacUpvote Share TweetAs ESPN-on-ESPN crime goes, this one falls somewhere between conflicting factual reports regarding a player injury and Tony Kornheiser’s notorious public slam of Hannah Storm’s on-air attire. After Monday night’s Chiefs-Steelers game, ESPN’s in-stUpvote Share TweetThe injury suffered by Ben Roethlisberger during Monday night’s 13-10 Steelers victory over the Chiefs added to a football week already filled with injuries to starting quarterbacks. All those injuries will be up for discussion during Tuesday’s editioUpvote Share Tweet
A Pirates Scout Has Quit Working For The Pirates Because The Pirates SuckThe Pittsburgh Tribune-Review refers to Mike Leuzinger as "a superscout." He had been the Pirates' area supervisor for North Texas and Oklahoma since 2004, and last year, he brought in Josh Bell, a top-flight outfield prospect the team had acq…Upvote Share TweetWhen it comes to Steelers injuries this week, you’re going to have a hard time capturing much attention if your name isn’t Ben Roethlisberger. The quarterback isn’t the only member of the team to come out of Monday night’s 13-10 win over the ChiefUpvote Share Tweet
In lawsuit, Mendenhall invokes Charlie Sheen’s 9/11 commentsSteelers running back Rashard Mendenhall was dropped as an endorser of the athletics apparel company Champion after he expressed doubts on Twitter about whether Osama bin Laden was really behind the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and criticize…Upvote Share Tweet
Peter King: Big Ben injury puts Ravens in AFC North driver's seat; mailCNNSI.com Nov 13, 2012In the wake of the Week 10 news:Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 13, 2012We live in a text-and-information-heavy sports society, so it's not surprising that every now and then a typo slips through. But some missteps are more unfortunate than others, as with the mistake on ESPN's "Monday Night Countdown" involving a…Upvote Share TweetRevisiting the Pittsburgh Steelers' 16-13 overtime win over the Kansas City Chiefs at Heinz Field: Lawrence Timmons' 23-yard interception return led to the winning field goal in overtime and saved the NFL's top-ranked defense from an embarrassing defeat…Upvote Share TweetAfter missing two games with a concussion, Chiefs quarterback Brady Quinn has been cleared to return to the field on Sunday against the Bengals. Although he had already been ruled out of Monday night’s game against the Steelers, Quinn made the road tripUpvote Share Tweet
Since Everybody Loves Fans Flipping The Bird, Here's A Steelers Fan Flipping The Bird Last NightIf there were any chance we'd miss such a thing as this, you all ensured we were covered. Thanks to the many, many of you who submitted your own versions of this angry Steelers fan, and keep the tips coming by emailing us. More »Upvote Share Tweet
Cook: Win comes at a steep pricepost-gazette.com Nov 13, 2012It's hard to imagine a more frightening sight at Heinz Field than Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger being led to the locker room.Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers Fans Are Inescapable And TerribleI have been broadcasting to you live from Walt Disney World all weekend and, man, Steelers fans are everywhere. Even here, at the tiny little corner of a bar at my resort. This woman was so loud and so pro-Pittsburgh and only asked once what was the sco…Upvote Share Tweet
About Last Night: K.C. Can't Stop Steelersgrantland.com Nov 13, 2012In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Monday. Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons intercepted Chiefs Q...Upvote Share Tweet
Big Ben injury updateNov 13Will Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger be able to play on Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens? Dr. Neal ElAttrache, an orthopedic surgeon, discusses the details of Big Ben's injury.
Roethlisberger's Shoulder Sprain Could Be SignificantNov 13Mike Tomlin describes Ben Roethlisberger as questionable after he suffered an "SC sprain."
Can Pittsburgh Steelers survive without Big Ben?Nov 13Are the Pittsburgh Steelers still a playoff team without QB Ben Roethlisberger? Darren Sharper and Heath Evans explain why everyone will need to step up if Big Ben is forced to miss time with a shoulder injury.
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin: 'We did do enough to win'Nov 13Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin addresses the media after the game and discusses the health of QB Ben Roethlisberger and the gutsy performance by his team to pick up the win.
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Don Banks: As proven in Week 10, concussion recognition still an inexact s…Nov 13Week 10 in the NFL saw the vexing issue of concussions raise its ugly (and groggy) head again, with three starting quarterbacks in the NFC going down like so many bowling pins. Michael Vick on the East Coast, Alex Smith on the West Coast and Jay Cutler …
Peter King: Big Ben injury puts Ravens in AFC North driver's seat; mailNov 13In the wake of the Week 10 news:
Ben Roethlisberger shoulder injury -- How does it affect Pittsburgh Steele…Nov 13How does Ben Roethlisberger's shoulder injury impact the AFC playoff race? John Clayton assesses the possibilities.