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NFL playoff picture taking shape after Week 12Updated Nov 25, 2012 Share Tweet
With 12 weeks down and five to go in the NFL season, the playoff race is taking shape. The Bears’ win and the Packers’ loss changed the top of the NFC North, while the Bengals’ win and the Steelers’ loss tightened the battle for the final AFC wild
Week 12: Studs & DudsUpdated Nov 25, 2012 Share TweetT.Y. Hilton shined in Week 12. The Steelers' offense did not.
Bettis: Only thing worse than losing ...Updated Nov 25, 2012 Share TweetJerome Bettis hasn't carried the ball for the Steelers for seven years. But losing, especially to the Browns, still strikes a chord with the former running back. Here's what Bettis tweeted a few hours after the Steelers lost to the Browns, 20-14: The on…Share TweetPhoto Gallery From the Steelers 20-14 Loss to the Browns SundaySource: steelersgab.comShare TweetThe final score was 20-14. That’s not surprising. AFC North games are usually hard-fought contests. But what was surprising was the fact that the Cleveland Browns ended up with 20 points, while the Pittsburgh Steelers only had 14. I’ll bet nobShare TweetTalk about adding insult to injury. The banged-up Steelers suffered a disastrous 20-14 setback to the Browns. With Big Ben out, quarterback play doomed Pittsburgh, writes Chris Burke.Share TweetCLEVELAND -- Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin didn't hide his anger after his offense produced more turnovers (eight) than points (seven) in a 20-14 loss to the Cleveland Browns. "I'm surprised it was that close given the turnover situation,&q…Share TweetCLEVELAND -- It seems like the Browns quarterbacks can't get out of a Steelers game healthy. Rookie first-round pick Brandon Weeden suffered a concussion in Sunday's 20-14 upset win over Pittsburgh. It was just last December when Colt McCoy got a concus…
Liquid Menace Stalks Official: Your Sunday NFL GIF RoundupUpdated Nov 25, 2012 Share TweetWe'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from official Buddy Of The West Horton narrowly escaping certain death to Indianapolis cheerleaders remaining Chuckstrong. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »Source: deadspin.comShare TweetMaybe the Big Show simply wanted to go out on a high note. After Sunday’s unexpected win over the Steelers, the Browns announced that team president Mike Holmgren has departed the organization. Holmgren will meet the media on Monday. Look for plenty oShare TweetWith Charlie Batch at quarterback, the Steelers were expected to rely heavily on their run game this Sunday. That was the case for much of the first, although the results leave more than a little to be desired. Jonathan Dwyer, Rashard Mendenhall and Isa…Share TweetPittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown will not play on Sunday against the Cleveland Browns, despite being listed as "questionable" on Friday's injury report. Brown, who signed a five-year, $41.96 million contract extension in August,…Source: yahoo.com
Cardinals’ struggles could trigger a house cleaningUpdated Nov 25, 2012 Share TweetThe Steelers have had three coaches since 1969. In that same period of time, the Cardinals have had 14. On average, that’s one new coach every three years. And for a franchise that has existed since 1920, only Jim Hanifan has finished six seasons asSource: profootballtalk.com
Good morning from ClevelandUpdated Nov 25, 2012 Share TweetCLEVELAND -- No, I didn't go for the Ravens-Chargers assignment, which would have put me in 70-degree San Diego. I am on the shore of Lake Erie, where the old quarterbacks -- 37-year-old backup Charlie Batch and 29-year-old rookie Brandon Weeden -- will…
On the Road with the Steelers: BaltimoreUpdated Nov 25, 2012 Share TweetGoing to the Steelers-Ravens game on Dec. 2? Baltimore's Inner Harbor is the first stop for a city that abounds with great food and art.
Supervisor of officials: Confusion over rule fueled Immaculate Reception conspiracy theoriesUpdated Nov 25, 2012 Share TweetArt McNally was sitting in the press box at Three Rivers Stadium, serving as the National Football League's supervisor of officials.
Collier: Uncertainty is a sure thingUpdated Nov 25, 2012 Share TweetAt their cavernous indoor practice facility on South Water Street, all traces of tangible desperation were absent this week.
Sunday Blitz: Steelers-Browns RecapNov 25Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Browns' 20-14 win over the Steelers
Browns Force Eight Turnovers, Top SteelersNov 25The Browns' defense intercepted Charlie Batch three times and recovered five fumbles to beat the rival Steelers.
Steelers vs. Browns highlightsNov 25Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden led the Browns to a 20-13 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers with his performance of 158 yards and a touchdown.
Steelers postgame press conferenceNov 25Steelers react following game with Browns
Don Banks: Kaepernick choice looks great after 49ers beat Saints; more Sna…Nov 25EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 12 heavy on impressive road wins...
NFL Week 12 review: John Clayton's Last CallNov 25With young talent and shrewd moves, the Bengals are getting it right, writes John Clayton.