As a third-round pick and the fastest player in the 40-yard dash at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine, rookie Dri Archer will get every chance to become a return ace for the Steelers. However, it’s been a rough go on kickoffs thus far for the Kent State pro…Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers notebook: LeBeau expects more consistencypost-gazette.com 10 hours agoThe Steelers defense forced three turnovers that set up 17 points for the offense in the 30-23 victory Monday night against Houston. It shut down the Texans running game after halftime, allowing 31 yards rushing in the final two quarters, and did not al…Upvote Share Tweetpost-gazette.com 10 hours agoThe Heinz Field scoreboard turns red when the Steelers offense cracks the opponent’s 20, some kind of symbolism for a red-faced group that ranks tied for next-to-last in the NFL in those scoring opportunities.Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers’ Adams delivers in pinch against Texanspittsburghlive.com 10 hours agoMike Adams, once a highly touted second-round pick, reluctantly settled into his role on special teams and as a backup offensive tackle. But when starting ...Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers safety Mitchell still settling into role on defensepittsburghlive.com 10 hours agoMike Mitchell isn’t the player he was last season in Carolina, and he knows it. The Steelers don’t want him to be. As the free ...Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 12 hours agoThe Oakland Raiders signed LaMarr Woodley to be a defensive difference-maker. However, it appears the former Pittsburgh Steelers star's season will end prematurely for the winless Raiders.Upvote Share Tweet
Pro Football Focus: Antonio Brown is the best wide receiver in the NFLESPN.com 12 hours agoPITTSBURGH -- Is Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown the best player at his position in the NFL? Pro Football Focus' Sam Monson builds a strong case for Brown, who leads the NFL with 719 receiving yards this season after finishing second in …Upvote Share Tweet
Mutual respect, admiration between Ben Roethlisberger and Andrew LuckESPN.com 18 hours agoPITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger lavished praise on the player who will be his counterpart Sunday at Heinz Field. And Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck couldn’t say enough good things about Roethlisberger. “His a…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 22 hours agoPITTSBURGH -- Le'Veon Bell is quietly building a strong case for MVP consideration. The Pittsburgh Steelers running back ranks among the NFL's top three in rushing yards (599), yards from scrimmage (938) and first down (44). And quarterback Ben Roethlis…Upvote Share Tweet
Ike Taylor returns to practiceprofootballtalk.com 23 hours agoIt’s been a little more than a month since Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor broke his forearm in a collision with teammate Lawrence Timmons and it appears things have been healing well since then. Taylor was back on the practice field Wednesday for the fi…Upvote Share Tweet
Starkey: Century mark beckons for Benpittsburghlive.com Oct 23 (yesterday)Mike Tomlin calls his quarterback “a sick competitor.” The description seemed especially apt Monday night at Heinz Field, where Ben Roethlisberger pretty much lost his ...Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers’ defense on pace for fewest sacks in 16-game seasonpittsburghlive.com Oct 23 (yesterday)Not even Peyton Manning is keeping up with Andrew Luck, who is piling up the passing yards so quickly and easily he could threaten Manning’s ...Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers notebook: Defense a pleasant surprise for ColtsThe Indianapolis Colts won the AFC South division title last season in spite of their defense. They ranked 20th overall in total defense, allowed 357 yards per game and gave up 88 points in two their postseason games. They rallied from a 28-point defici…Upvote Share Tweet
Gene Collier: Long as they keep ball, Colts keep on winningTeammates as well as certifiable brainiacs at Stanford not so very long ago, Steelers guard David DeCastro and Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck set aside a few precious minutes Wednesday for some long-distance needling.Upvote Share Tweet
On the Steelers: In another test vs. best, Big Ben can stand tallOnly three quarterbacks in the history of the NFL won their 100th game by their 150th start. Two are in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the other is headed there.Upvote Share Tweetsteelersgab.com Oct 22 (yesterday)The number one question for the Indianapolis Colts right now is will Reggie Wayne play this Sunday vs the Pittsburgh Steelers. Wayne brings much value to this team, but if he cannot go they have quality depth behind him. The Indianapolis Star reported R…Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers notebook: No-huddle gets limited use vs. Texanspittsburghlive.com Oct 22 (yesterday)The Steelers ran only eight plays out of the no-huddle Monday, mostly because they held a lead throughout the second half following their three-touchdown flurry ...Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 22 (yesterday)PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier did not practice on Wednesday, a curious development a day after coach Mike Tomlin said the rookie is "extremely close to returning" to action. Shazier practiced on a limited basis all …Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers center, brother cleared in nightclub incidentSteelers center, brother cleared in nightclub incidentUpvote Share Tweet
The Film Don't Lie: SteelersESPN.com Oct 22 (yesterday)A weekly look at what the Pittsburgh Steelers must fix. Markus Wheaton appears to be in danger of disappearing from the offense and the Steelers need to find a way to restore the second-year wide receiver’s confidence as well as get him more involved in…Upvote Share TweetSteelers Pro Bowl center Maurkice Pouncey will not be charged in connection with an altercation that occurred at his birthday party inside a Florida night ...Upvote Share Tweet
Antonio Brown still mad at refs, but apologizes for swearing at themprofootballtalk.com Oct 22 (2 days ago)Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown’s no less happy at the officials he believes cost him a touchdown. But he at least deleted the swearing at them. Brown posted “F—ing refs,” next to a picture of his feet apparently in bounds on his Twitter page, has …Upvote Share Tweetpittsburghlive.com Oct 22 (2 days ago)The Steelers will hit the midpoint of their season Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts still searching for an identity, something that tells them what kind ...Upvote Share Tweetpittsburghlive.com Oct 22 (2 days ago)J.J. Watt can change the outcome of a game and has a number of times this year. But against the Steelers, Watt was held in ...Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Live Prediction: Colts-SteelersOct 23The NFL Live crew make their picks for Indianapolis at Pittsburgh.
Inside Edge: Colts-SteelersOct 23ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Indianapolis at Pittsburgh.
Steelers Prepare For Andrew Luck On Short WeekOct 21ESPN Steelers reporter Scott Brown discusses the challenge of facing QB Andrew Luck.
Game Balls: Houston at PittsburghOct 21Steelers DE Brett Keisel gets a game ball from Scott Brown after igniting a second-quarter surge with a QB pressure and pick. Texans reporter Tania Ganguli's game ball goes to Shane Lechler, whose punts averaged 45 yards, including one downed at the
Football for BreakfastOct 24I have no idea what’s going to happen Sunday when the NFL puts the Detroit-Atlanta game from London on national TV at 9:30 in the morning on the East Coast. No one does. But I do know a lot of important people are curious about it. “I am as curious as y…
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ESPN NowOct 23"I've talked about Dak Prescott since the beginning of the year ... He's the guy and I think it's his to lose." Mel Kiper Jr. on his Heisman candidat...
Little clarity in surprising NFC -- John Clayton's First and GoalOct 23John Clayton's First and Goal: The NFC, currently led by the surprising Cowboys, Cardinals and Lions, has a wide-open feel entering Week 8.