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deadspin.com Updated Sep 22, 2013
Bears 40, Steelers 23: Ben Roethlisberger threw for 406 yards, but the Bears still demolished the Steelers. Even though Chicago allowed Pittburgh to cut down a 24-3 lead, the team stymied a full comeback by Mike Tomlin's crew. The Bears are 3-0, and alt…Share Tweet
Five turnovers which allowed the Bears to score 23 points was the death blow for the Steelers Sunday night, as they fell to 0-3 with a 40-23 loss to the Bears. The Steelers fell behind 17-0 in the first quarter, and while they cut the deficit to 27-23 i…Share TweetThe Bears went long stretches without doing much, but at the end of the night, they had the better quarterback on the field, and that made all the difference. While Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger struggled to hang onto the ball, only to make th…Share Tweet
Steelers notebook: Polamalu fires up defensepittsburghlive.com Sep 22, 2013By Ralph N. Paulk, Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewSafety Troy Polamalu said after last Monday’s loss to the Bengals that the Steelers’ defense had to make things happen Sunday night against the Bears ...Share TweetThe Reds moved quickly on Sunday to put a damper on the Pirates' regular-season home finale. Now they will spend the week trying to make sure Pittsburgh doesn't host any postseason games at PNC Park. An 11-3 victory gave the Reds two of three games in t…Share TweetFive turnovers, two of them returned for TDs, doomed the Steelers. They now head to London to play the similarly winless Minnesota Vikings.Share Tweetdeadspin.com Sep 22, 2013Thank you for your continued support of Deadspin. Bears-Steelers still to go. More to come. Read more...Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Sep 22, 2013The Steelers have many problems on offense, but they’re getting a key piece back tonight. Tight end Heath Miller is active for tonight’s game against the Bears, his first action since tearing his ACL late last year. They’ve kept four tight end up for th…Share TweetCNNSI.com Sep 22, 2013Can the Steelers avoid their first 0-3 start since 2000? The pesky Bears stand in their way.Share TweetWhile this has little to do with the Steelers or tonight’s game vs the Bears, I felt this post would make us remember what’s really important in life. Today the father of Arizona Cardinals DT Dan Williams was killed in a car crash while on his way to wa…Share Tweet
College football game rips apart Busch Stadium turfyahoo.com Sep 22, 2013For some reason, the St. Louis Cardinals allowed two college football teams to play at Busch Stadium on Saturday, and the game pitting Southern Illinois against Southeast Missouri did a number on the bluegrass turf. The Cardinals, who sit two games ahea…Share Tweet
Marshall returns home to face his favorite teamprofootballtalk.com Sep 22, 2013Bears receiver Brandon Marshall comes home tonight to face the Steelers at Heinz Field. Marshall hopes that a win will help propel him for the first time in his eight-year career to a place where the Steelers have been far more often than not. “I’m in c…Share Tweet
Steelers Gab 2013 Week 3 NFL Preview – Chicago At PittsburghIt’s week three and the Steelers are back on National TV, taking on the 2-0 Chicago Bears. The Steelers thus far have been rather awful, scoring two TD’s in two games, and really getting nothing going in the run game. They will try to do that, as well a…Share TweetThree-time Pro Bowl linebacker John Reger, who starred for the Steelers and Washington Redskins in the 1950s and 60s, died Thursday in Tampa. He was 82. Reger’s daughter Kathy confirmed his death Saturday in an email to the Associated Press. A native of…Share Tweet
Head-to-head: Steelers LB Jarvis Jones vs. Bears KR Devin HesterOne of the fastest players in the NFL gives Chicago a legitimate weapon on special teams, but Jones will have a chance to contain him.Share Tweet
On the Steelers: Browns looking even worse at 0-2Ed Bouchette says Steelers fans should be thankful their team isn't Cleveland, the latest on the Brown-Haley fiasco, and riffing Ryan Clark.Share Tweet
Steelers still talking the company line when it comes to the O-lineOffensive line coach Jack Bicknell insists that the Steelers' unit is 'at a point where we're going to really start to jell.'Share Tweet
WK 3 Can't-Miss Play: I'll have another!Sep 22Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown makes an incredible grab for a 21-yard touchdown.
WK 3 Can't-Miss Play: Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown's acrobaticsSep 22Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown makes a leaping grab in traffic for a 33-yard touchdown.
Reds Pull Even With PiratesSep 22The Reds tied the Pirates for the top spot in the National League wild-card race with an 11-3 victory over them.
Defense Carries Bears Past SteelersSep 22Highlight Of The Night: The Bears forced five turnovers in a 40-23 victory to drop the Steelers to 0-3.