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nytimes.com Sep 20, 2013San Francisco’s Aldon Smith was arrested Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence and marijuana possession, after his truck was involved in an accident.Share TweetBy Mark Kaboly, McKeesport Daily NewsTight end Heath Miller went through his third straight full day of practice Friday, but the Steelers will wait before making a final determination on ...Share TweetFor the second straight week, the Steelers won’t have the services of starting cornerback Cortez Allen. Allen will miss Sunday’s game vs the Bears with a sprained ankle. His starting spot will again be taken by William Gay, who played the spot Monday vs…Share Tweet
Dick LeBeau on Jarvis Jones: “I think his future is good”profootballtalk.com Sep 20, 2013As Dick LeBeau sees it, rookie outside linebacker Jarvis Jones is taking the first steps down a well-worn path. The Steelers’ legendary defensive coordinator told reporters Thursday that Jones is “equal” to one-time Steelers edge rushers Jason Gildon, J…Share Tweetpittsburghlive.com Sep 20, 2013By Ralph N. Paulk, Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewIt might not reflect on the stat sheet, but defensive end Cam Heyward has become an integral part of the Steelers’ defense. The former first-round ...Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Sep 20, 2013Bears cornerback Charles Tillman is questionable for Sunday night’s matchup with the Steelers, but the issue of whether or not he’d be fined for a horse collar tackle in last week’s win over the Vikings is no longer in doubt. PFT has confirmed with the …Share TweetESPN.com Bears reporter Michael C. Wright joins me for Double Coverage as we preview the Chicago Bears-Pittsburgh Steelers game, which will be played Sunday night at Heinz Field. Michael, I never thought I’d say Pittsburgh sports fans are fortunate to h…Share Tweet
Hairy promotion to raise awareness for vetsESPN.com Sep 20, 2013PITTSBURGH -- The most famous mane in the NFL is getting a trim as Troy Polamalu is leveraging his locks -- well, one of them anyway -- to raise awareness for veterans. Polamalu and his wife, Theoora, have long been advocates for veterans, and it is pre…Share Tweet
The QBs and the O-Line: How the AFC North Stacks Upsteelersgab.com Sep 20, 2013As we enter week 3 of the season, it’s becoming clear how the quarterbacks and the O-Lines will stack up helping to put more Ws in the column than Ls. It’s not looking great for the Steelers. The one bright light at the end of the tunnel, the Browns hav…Share TweetThere has been no shortage of trouble for Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley through two weeks of the season. The Steelers can’t run the ball very well and they can’t score points, two things which reflect poorly on an offensive coordinator. So d…Share TweetCNNSI.com Sep 20, 2013John Lackey hurled Boston into a playoff spot, while the Rangers and Pirates helped their own causes.Share Tweet
Steelers notebook: Defense could benefit from more offensepost-gazette.com Sep 20, 2013The Steelers defense needs to force more turnovers, and a more-productive offense could help make that happen.Share Tweet
Ron Cook: Pirates' Walker gets intentional pass locallypost-gazette.com Sep 20, 2013Second baseman Neil Walker, a Pine-Richland grad, is trying hard to turn around a rough season as the most important games arrive.Share Tweet
Reds Rally To Win In 10Sep 20The Reds moved into a tie for the top wild-card spot in the National League with a 6-5 victory over the Pirates.
'Playbook': Chicago Bears vs. Pittsburgh SteelersSep 20Will the Chicago Bears remain undefeated or will the Pittsburgh Steelers capture their first win of the season? The Playbook crew makes its picks for this Week 3 showdown.
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu set for rare haircutSep 20On Friday's "NFL Total Access," Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu explains why he's donating some of his hair to charity and how he's dealing with his team's early struggles.
Weather update: Bears @ Steelers.Sep 20AccuWeather.com updates climate conditions for the Bears @ Steelers.