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After just four carries for 22 yards in his debut against the Chicago Bears last week, Giovani Bernard came through big for the Cincinnati Bengals offense against the Pittsburgh Steelers Monday night. Bernard made the most of limited touches against the…Share Tweet
By Ralph N. Paulk, Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewCINCINNATI — It’s already been a long, hard season for Steelers running back Isaac Redman. He was slowed by injuries throughout the preseason then averaged ...Share TweetAndrew Cashner carried a perfect game into the seventh inning and faced the minimum 27 batters in a one-hitter that sent the San Diego Padres past the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-0 on Monday night.Share Tweet
Nearly no-hit, Pirates fall out of tie atop NL CentralMLB.com Sep 16, 2013Andrew Cashner flirted with perfection as the Padres edged the Bucs, 2-0, as he brilliantly outdueled A.J. Burnett with his one-hitter Monday night. The loss dropped the Bucs out of a first-place tie with the Cardinals in the National League Central, at…Share Tweet
Steelers down two cornerbacks on Monday nightSteelers starting cornerback Cortez Allen and reserve corner Curtis Brown were among the seven inactive players declared by the club in advance of Monday night’s game at Cincinnati. Neither inactive is a surprise. Allen (ankle) had been previously ruled…Share TweetCINCINNATI -- There were few surprises on the inactive lists for both the Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers that were released before Monday night's game. Pittsburgh's list of inactives include tight end Heath Miller (knee) and running back Le'…Share TweetCINCINNATI -- There will be a moment of silence just before Monday night’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals to honor the victims of Monday morning’s shooting in Washington. It will come just after the national anthem and befor…Share Tweet
LB coach likes what he sees from WoodleyCINCINNATI -- Andy Dalton is just 1-3 in his career against the Pittsburgh Steelers. If the Steelers are to saddle the Cincinnati Bengals quarterback with another loss, they are going to have to make things very uncomfortable for him tonight at Paul Bro…Share TweetOn Monday night, the Steelers will return to Cincinnati. As usual, linebacker James Harrison will be there. Not as usual, Harrison will be playing for the Bengals. Which means he’ll finally get a chance to hit some Steelers. Specifically, their quarterb…Share Tweet
Must-Win Monday: The Steelers fell flat in Week 1. Can they get of…CNNSI.com Sep 16, 2013The Steelers fell flat in Week 1. Can they get off the schneid Monday night in an AFC North showdown in Cincinnati?Share Tweet
Ballet plays a role in Steve McLendon's riseCINCINNATI -- The sheepish grin isn’t the result of a 300-plus pound behemoth talking about ballet, and his devotion to it. On the contrary it is because the name of the college professor who got Steve McLendon into ballet escapes the Pittsburgh Steeler…Share Tweet
Shift happens: The Pirates finally became winners by embracing a data-minded approach to pitching andeadspin.com Sep 16, 2013Shift happens: The Pirates finally became winners by embracing a data-minded approach to pitching and defense. [Pittsburgh Tribune-Review]Read more...Share Tweet
Bengals wary of Big Ben's enduranceCINCINNATI -- When facing Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, the beginning of a game week can often be the hardest for a defensive coordinator. Before the specifics of the task at hand actually get sorted out, just one look at film on t…Share Tweet
Steelers have some tough decisions to make in 2014Plenty of good teams have had salary-cap issues. The Steelers have cap issues, but they’re currently not a very good team. Both last year (when they missed the playoffs) and this year (when they got off to a very sluggish start start), the Steelers had …Share Tweetpost-gazette.com Sep 16, 2013It won't be easy, but Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor will be tasked with containing top Cincinnati playmaker A.J. Green.Share Tweetpost-gazette.com Sep 16, 2013Rookie catcher Tony Sanchez knows that a spot on the Pirates' postseason roster is likely not in the cards for him.Share Tweet
Big Ben shows frustrationSep 16After being sacked twice and throwing an interception, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger shows his frustration during Monday's loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.
Bengals, Steelers Tied At The HalfSep 16Tune to ESPN for live action.
Bengals Lead Steelers After 3rd QuarterSep 16Tune to ESPN for live action.
Cashner, Padres Blank PiratesSep 16Andrew Cashner threw a complete-game one-hitter to lead the Padres past the Pirates 2-0.
12’s the Magic NumberSep 16The Seattle crowd made life difficult on the 49ers, to say the least. - (Elaine Thompson/AP) Thirty years of covering the NFL demands you have perspective after a night like last night. After all, it’s Week 2. Arizona won in Foxboro in Week 2 last year.…