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Rossi: Middling Steelers must make a statement

Rossi: Middling Steelers must make a statement

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  • Colts vs. Steelers preview

    Colts vs. Steelers preview

    ESPN.com 4 hours ago
    The streaking Indianapolis Colts will try to win their sixth game in a row on Sunday when they visit the Pittsburgh Steelers. Slowing down quarterback Andrew Luck will be the Steelers' priority, and they have to find a way to minimize his impact or scor…
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  • Danny Smith: Dri Archer going through “growing pains” as return…

    Danny Smith: Dri Archer going through “growing pains” as returner

    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…
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  • Steelers notebook: LeBeau expects more consistency

    Steelers notebook: LeBeau expects more consistency

    post-gazette.com 16 hours ago
    The 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…
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  • On the Steelers: Red-zone production could use a little help

    On the Steelers: Red-zone production could use a little help

    post-gazette.com 16 hours ago
    The 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.
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  • Steelers’ Adams delivers in pinch against Texans

    Steelers’ Adams delivers in pinch against Texans

    pittsburghlive.com 16 hours ago
    Mike 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 ...
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  • Steelers safety Mitchell still settling into role on defense

    Steelers safety Mitchell still settling into role on defense

    pittsburghlive.com 16 hours ago
    Mike 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 ...
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  • Raiders' Woodley has long-term biceps injury

    Raiders' Woodley has long-term biceps injury

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    The 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.
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  • Pro Football Focus: Antonio Brown is the best wide receiver in …

    Pro Football Focus: Antonio Brown is the best wide receiver in the NFL

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH -- 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 …
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  • Mutual respect, admiration between Ben Roethlisberger and Andre…

    Mutual respect, admiration between Ben Roethlisberger and Andrew Luck

    ESPN.com 24 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH -- 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…
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  • Ben Roethlisberger: Steelers can get even more out of Le'Veon B…

    Ben Roethlisberger: Steelers can get even more out of Le'Veon Bell

    ESPN.com Oct 23 (yesterday)
    PITTSBURGH -- 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…
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  • Ike Taylor returns to practice

    Ike Taylor returns to practice

    profootballtalk.com Oct 23 (yesterday)
    It’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…
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  • Starkey: Century mark beckons for Ben

    Starkey: Century mark beckons for Ben

    pittsburghlive.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 ...
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  • Steelers’ defense on pace for fewest sacks in 16-game season

    Steelers’ defense on pace for fewest sacks in 16-game season

    pittsburghlive.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 ...
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  • Steelers notebook: Defense a pleasant surprise for Colts

    Steelers notebook: Defense a pleasant surprise for Colts

    post-gazette.com Oct 22 (yesterday)
    The 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…
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  • Gene Collier: Long as they keep ball, Colts keep on winning

    Gene Collier: Long as they keep ball, Colts keep on winning

    post-gazette.com Oct 22 (yesterday)
    Teammates 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.
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  • On the Steelers: In another test vs. best, Big Ben can stand ta…

    On the Steelers: In another test vs. best, Big Ben can stand tall

    post-gazette.com Oct 22 (yesterday)
    Only 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.
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  • Steelers Opponent Profile: Will Reggie Wayne Go Or No

    Steelers Opponent Profile: Will Reggie Wayne Go Or No

    steelersgab.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…
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  • Steelers notebook: No-huddle gets limited use vs. Texans

    Steelers notebook: No-huddle gets limited use vs. Texans

    pittsburghlive.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 ...
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  • Steelers' Ryan Shazier held out of practice

    Steelers' Ryan Shazier held out of practice

    ESPN.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 …
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  • Steelers center, brother cleared in nightclub incident

    Steelers center, brother cleared in nightclub incident

    post-gazette.com Oct 22 (yesterday)
    Steelers center, brother cleared in nightclub incident
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Steelers

    The Film Don't Lie: Steelers

    ESPN.com Oct 22 (2 days ago)
    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…
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  • Lawyer: Steelers center Pouncey, brother won’t be charged in Ju…

    Lawyer: Steelers center Pouncey, brother won’t be charged in July fracas

    Steelers Pro Bowl center Maurkice Pouncey will not be charged in connection with an altercation that occurred at his birthday party inside a Florida night ...
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  • Antonio Brown still mad at refs, but apologizes for swearing at…

    Antonio Brown still mad at refs, but apologizes for swearing at them

    profootballtalk.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 …
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  • Nearing season’s midpoint, Steelers still have issues to sort o…

    Nearing season’s midpoint, Steelers still have issues to sort out

    pittsburghlive.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 ...
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  • Steelers film session: Watt kept under control

    Steelers film session: Watt kept under control

    pittsburghlive.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 ...
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  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: Colts-Steelers 00:54

    NFL Live Prediction: Colts-Steelers

    Oct 23
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Indianapolis at Pittsburgh.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Colts-Steelers 00:49

    Inside Edge: Colts-Steelers

    Oct 23
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Indianapolis at Pittsburgh.
  • Video - Steelers Prepare For Andrew Luck On Short Week 01:26

    Steelers Prepare For Andrew Luck On Short Week

    Oct 21
    ESPN Steelers reporter Scott Brown discusses the challenge of facing QB Andrew Luck.
  • Video - Game Balls: Houston at Pittsburgh 02:34

    Game Balls: Houston at Pittsburgh

    Oct 21
    Steelers 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

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