Pittsburgh's defense sucked the life out of previously unbeaten Carolina while Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns to help the Steelers record a 37-19 victory on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers' defensive line gets physical in winESPN.com 59 minutes agoCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- After a maligned defense helped steady the Pittsburgh Steelers following a shaky start Sunday night, veteran defensive end Brett Keisel delivered a simple message to his teammates. "Let's go have some fun and close this thing out…Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers notebook: Two 0-3 teams up next on schedulepost-gazette.com 4 hours agoCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- There aren't many easy games in the NFL, especially for the Steelers in recent years, but if the Steelers want to contend for a playoff berth this season, taking advantage of two downtrodden teams in the next two weeks would enhance t…Upvote Share Tweet
Ron Cook: Steelers defense gets banged up, but shines anywaypost-gazette.com 4 hours agoRon Cook: Steelers defense gets banged up, but shines anywayUpvote Share Tweet
Game changers: Turnover leads to elusive TD for Steelerspittsburghlive.com 4 hours agoCHARLOTTE, N.C. – It might have taken the better part of two and a half games, but the Steelers finally created a turnover. And what ...Upvote Share TweetBy the time Week Three rolls around, we can start to see the outlines of how a season's going to go. The Carolina Panthers may not be who we thought they were. The Pittsburgh Steelers, as it turns out, may be a whole lot more. The Steelers beat the Pant…Upvote Share TweetCHARLOTTE, N.C. — Steelers president Art Rooney II defended NFL commissioner Roger Goodell during NBC’s “Sunday Night Football” pregame show, saying Goodell still is supported ...Upvote Share Tweet
Ryan Shazier leaves with knee injury, won’t returnprofootballtalk.com 6 hours agoOne of the bright spots of the Steelers defense had a short night. Rookie linebacker Ryan Shazier has left the game with a knee injury, and won’t return. Shazier was caught by one of his own teammates while trying to back away from a pile, and immediate…Upvote Share Tweet
Defenses dominating early in Panthers-Steelersprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoThe Panthers are proving they can still play defense without Greg Hardy. But the Steelers are holding up pretty well for themselves. A hard-hitting first quarter has resulted in a 3-3 tie, and both quarterbacks have taken some hard shots. Ben Roethlisbe…Upvote Share Tweet
Fans sporting black and gold show up for Steelers game in Charlottepittsburghlive.com 8 hours agoCHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina backup quarterback Derek Anderson pleaded with Panthers fans this week to not sell their game tickets to Steelers fans. Apparently, the ...Upvote Share Tweet
Pittsburgh Steelers' projected inactivesESPN.com 16 hours agoCHARLOTTE -- The Steelers 46-man roster is a little harder to predict this week with starting left guard Ramon Foster’s status uncertain because of an ankle injury. My guess is Foster will try to convince the coaches to let him play but Mike Tomlin told…Upvote Share Tweet
Upshaw fined $16,537 for illegal hit on Roethlisbergerprofootballtalk.com 19 hours agoThe opening drive of the Week Two Thursday night game was extended after Ravens linebacker Courtney Upshaw planted his helmet into the stomach of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. For the infraction, Upshaw was flagged. He also has been fined. Th…Upvote Share Tweet
Starkey: Can Steelers’ Mitchell find Carolina cure?pittsburghlive.com Sep 20 (yesterday)Maybe playing in Carolina will help Mike Mitchell play like he did in Carolina. Or maybe he needs to be used differently. Something better change, ...Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers notebook: Panthers LB Kuechly making an impressionpittsburghlive.com Sep 20 (yesterday)Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly is only in his third NFL season, yet he’s already been chosen as the Defensive Player of the Year. He’s ...Upvote Share Tweet
Head-to-head: Reigning defender of the year does it allpost-gazette.com Sep 20 (yesterday)Mike Mitchell spent only one season with the Carolina Panthers before signing with the Steelers in free agency. That, though, was long enough to understand and appreciate Luke Kuechly's impact on the Panthers defense.Upvote Share Tweet
Leader of new wave of NFL quarterbacks awaits Steelerspost-gazette.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)No one in NFL history threw for 10,000 yards and rushed for 2,000 yards in their first four seasons before Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton did it in three.Upvote Share Tweetpittsburghlive.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)A solid No. 3 receiver is a must in the NFL these days, and the Steelers finally will get theirs on the field Sunday night ...Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers notebook: Ravens DL fined for hit on Roethlisbergerpittsburghlive.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)Ravens DL Courtney Upshaw was fined for his hit on Ben Roethlisberger, but Troy Polamalu and Mike Mitchell averted fines for their hits last week. ...Upvote Share Tweet
TNF ratings plummet for Week Threeprofootballtalk.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)Last Friday morning, the NFL thumped its chest over the enormous ratings generated by the Steelers-Ravens Thursday Night Football debut, broadcast jointly by CBS and NFLN. Roughly 20.8 million viewers tuned in, on average, for the 26-6 win by Baltimore.…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Sep 19 (3 days ago)The Carolina Panthers are 2-0 despite playing their opener without starting quarterback Cam Newton and their second game without Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy, who on Wednesday was placed on the commissioner's exempt list. The Pittsburgh Steelers ar…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Sep 19 (3 days ago)The Panthers are off to a 2-0 start, and have a chance to improve on it in prime time against the Steelers Sunday night. And they hope, by then, we’re talking about the guys on the field. With the Greg Hardy situation settled for now with his double-sec…Upvote Share Tweet
Sunday Blitz: Steelers-Panthers RecapSep 21Chris Hassel and Eric Allen break down the Steelers' 30-19 win over the Panthers.
DDFP TV: Bell or Bernard?Sep 18Dave Dameshek, Elliot Harrison and Handsome Hank debate which sophomore running back they would rather have: the Pittsburgh Steelers' Le'Veon Bell or Cincinnati Bengals' Giovani Bernard?
NFL Live Prediction: Steelers-PanthersSep 18The NFL Live crew make their picks for Pittsburgh at Carolina.
Inside Edge: Steelers-PanthersSep 18ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Pittsburgh at Carolina.
Clayton's Last Call: Games grab the headlinesSep 21A thrilling day of football was a welcome sight for the NFL, John Clayton writes. Plus, the battle-tested Seahawks, a QB youth movement and more.
Questions Unanswered as the Focus ShiftsSep 19NEW YORK—The most important news conference of Roger Goodell’s eight-year reign as NFL commissioner, days overdue, lasted 44 minutes and was peppered with various forms of apology over the original light sentence in the Ray Rice case. Goodell used much …
Rematch of the MismatchSep 19How did the Broncos respond to the 35-point Super Bowl loss to the Seahawks? By changing two-thirds of their regular lineup. The proof of the makeover is stunning, especially with 10 of 12 changes to the defensive regulars. Heading into Super Bowl remat…
Week 3: A Super Bowl Rematch, But a Much Closer GameSep 18Week 3: A Super Bowl Rematch, But a Much Closer Game