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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee coach Mike Munchak says quarterback Jake Locker will miss his second straight game with an injured left shoulder Thursday night when the Titans play the Pittsburgh Steelers.Share Tweet
Troy Polamalu won’t be around to make the big hits on Thursday night, but don’t just assume that it will once again be Ryan Mundy out there looking to take his spot. Mundy may be the best option after Polamalu, but his tendency to lay down helmet to hShare TweetWhen the Steelers come to Tennessee to play the Titans on Thursday night, Tennessee won’t have the services of their second-year QB — Jake Locker. The second-year QB won’t go after he dislocated his left shoulder for the second time this season in aShare Tweet
Upon Further Review: SteelersESPN.com Oct 8, 2012Revisiting the Pittsburgh Steelers' 16-14 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles: Steelers coach Mike Tomlin showed a great deal of faith in Shaun Suisham when he played for the field goal instead of going for the touchdown in the final minute of the game…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 8, 2012Steelers linebacker James Harrison has led the league in fines for helmet-to-helmet hits over the last couple of years. After his first game this year, Harrison said those fines have changed the way he plays. Harrison said that in Sunday’s win over theShare Tweet
Wake-up call: Ugly Sunday for AFC NorthESPN.com Oct 8, 2012Last season, you could make the argument that the AFC North was the best division in football after it sent three teams to the playoffs. On Sunday, it was the ugliest division in the league. The Ravens (4-1) never got closer than eight yards away from t…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 8, 2012Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley, who was plagued by hamstring issues in 2011, left Sunday’s game against the Steelers with a hamstring injury. Per a league source, Woodley is day-to-day. The injury is not believed to be serious. Woodley missed sixShare TweetPlayers are used to hearing scathing criticism from fans, but during the off week they heard it from someone with an opinion that matters.Share TweetBen Roethlisberger got off to a slow start and didn't put together the type of productive performance he did in the first three games.Share Tweet
Steelers remember the comeback formula, outlast EaglesBen Roethlisberger orchestrated a drive to set up Shaun Suisham's 34-yard field goal as time ran out to win the game.Share Tweet