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We begin our look at the NFL injury situation with the final injury reports before Thursday night's New Orleans Saints-Atlanta Falcons game. Five Saints were ruled out, including wide receiver Courtney Roby (ankle), offensive tackle Charles Brown (knee)…Upvote Share Tweet
Let this week’s round of speculation about Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s status begin. Roethlisberger was a limited participant at practice for the Steelers on Wednesday, a day after coach Mike Tomlin said that he was leaving the door openUpvote Share Tweet
Bucs bolster scouting staff with hiring of quartetMLB.com Updated Nov 28, 2012The Pirates on Wednesday beefed up their scouting ranks with the hiring of a quartet of scouts with a cumulative experience of more than 85 years on the professional level.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Nov 28, 2012BALTIMORE (AP) -- The Baltimore Orioles have acquired infielder Danny Valencia from the Boston Red Sox for cash.Upvote Share TweetA Ravens' win on Sunday would wrap up a second straight season sweep of the Steelers and knock them from the AFC North race. But this victory would have significance that goes beyond their division rivals. If Baltimore beats Pittsburgh, it will mark the…Upvote Share Tweet
Gerry Dulac's NFL Forecast: Week 12Gerry makes his picks for this week's pro football action.Upvote Share TweetMike Wallace and Rashard Mendenhall today reacted to their changing roles with the Steelers with a collective shrug.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Nov 28, 2012The Steelers couldn’t stop turning the ball over last Sunday against the Browns and now one of the Browns defenders has won some individual honors for his work in helping to force eight turnovers. Linebacker D’Qwell Jackson is the lucky Brown to be naUpvote Share Tweet
Pirates acquire Mazzaro, Robinson from RoyalsThe Royals have traded right-hander Vin Mazzaro and first baseman Clint Robinson to the Pittsburgh Pirates for minor league pitchers Luis Santos and Luis Rico.Upvote Share TweetBEREA, Ohio (AP) Browns rookie quarterback Brandon Weeden has been cleared to practice after sustaining a concussion and will likely start Sunday in Oakland.Upvote Share TweetWith three weeks of voting remaining, nine AFC North players lead their position for this year's Pro Bowl, including six Ravens: Wide receiver: A.J. Green, Bengals (406,780, leads all NFL receivers) Fullback: Vonta Leach, Ravens (127,610) Center: Maurki…Upvote Share Tweet
Pirates acquire three in deals with KC, BostonMLB.com Updated Nov 28, 2012In separate deals, the Pirates acquired right-hander Zach Stewart from the Red Sox and first baseman Clint Robinson and righty Vin Mazzaro from the Royals.Upvote Share TweetIt's Ravens-Steelers week, or is it Steelers-Ravens week? I always seem to get that wrong. The Bengals are looking like a playoff team, and the Browns are getting their act together. Sounds like a lot of topics to cover in the chat today, which will kic…Upvote Share TweetWith five weeks remaining in the regular season, the Steelers and Bengals are both 6-5, tied for the sixth and final playoff spot in the AFC. When it comes to judging which team looks like a playoff team, it's not such a close call. Over the past three …Upvote Share Tweet
Ron Cook: Critics assail Steelers coach, but it's misguidedColumnist Ron Cook says after two losses in a row, Mike Tomlin takes the heat, but nearly all of it is undeserved.Upvote Share Tweet
Fumbles, injuries serve as catalysts for big shakeup in Steelers lineupThe starting lineup against AFC North rival Baltimore will look quite different than last week against the Cleveland Browns.Upvote Share Tweet
Countdown Daily AccuScore: PIT-BALNov 28Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Steelers-Ravens
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Rolando McClain to be released by Oakland Raiders, according to sourceNov 28Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain to be released Thursday, according to source.
Derek Fisher agrees to deal with Dallas MavericksNov 28Veteran point guard Derek Fisher is returning to the NBA after agreeing to a deal with the Dallas Mavericks, coach Rick Carlisle said Wednesday night.
Chauncey Billups of Los Angeles Clippers to make season debutNov 28Los Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups will play his first game of the season Wednesday night when the Clippers face the Minnesota Timberwolves.