No DeAngelo Williams for Panthers tonight
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The Panthers are trying to get their running game fixed — against a Steelers defense which is amenable — but they have their own problems. Starting running back DeAngelo Williams is inactive again with a hamstring injury. That leaves the Panthers in the…Upvote Share Tweet
Fans sporting black and gold show up for Steelers game in Charlottepittsburghlive.com 18 minutes 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 8 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 11 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 23 hours agoMaybe 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 24 hours agoCarolina 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 24 hours agoMike 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 (yesterday)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 TweetA 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 (yesterday)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 TweetThe 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
Steelers notebook: Lack of turnovers still huge issuepost-gazette.com Sep 18 (3 days ago)The Steelers are one of three teams in the NFL that have not forced a turnover. The Kansas City Chiefs and the New York Giants are the others. Combined, they have a 1-5 record, with the Steelers owning the victory.Upvote Share TweetNFL Network analyst Brian Baldinger sees No. 43 on the field for the Steelers, but it’s not the Troy Polamalu he remembers. “The one thing ...Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers’ Timmons looks to reverse defense’s strugglesAll eyes will be on inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons as the Steelers defense faces versatile Carolina quarterback Cam Newton on Sunday at Bank of America ...Upvote Share TweetThis is one time safety Mike Mitchell did not get fined for a big hit on the playing field, but he vows to do something about it to ward off future fines.Upvote Share Tweet
Todd Haley missed Steelers’ flight to Baltimore last weekprofootballtalk.com Sep 18 (3 days ago)Here’s an unusual story that would have gotten more attention in recent days if other more serious and unusual stories hadn’t become so usual of late. Last week, Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley missed the team’s flight to Baltimore for the Wee…Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers notebook: Big Ben sees increase in throwing out of shotgune_SBltBen Roethlisberger is throwing out of the shotgun more than ever, going 44 of 63 compared to 1 of 8 when under center. He was ...Upvote Share Tweet
LeBeau still high on Steelers' safetiesPITTSBURGH -- Troy Polamalu and Mike Mitchell have each accumulated a fair share of tackles, but neither has broken up a pass much less made a big play through the first two games of the season. Steelers defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau said that will …Upvote Share TweetPITTSBURGH – They still exchange occasional text messages, but it’s a wonder Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton did not experience some separation anxiety after Jerricho Cotchery signed with the Carolina Panthers in March. Wheaton attached…Upvote Share TweetThe bond between the Kemoeatu brothers is so tight that when Chris' career with the Pittsburgh Steelers ended because he needed a kidney transplant, that was it for Ma'ake and his Baltimore Ravens career too. "He couldn't play anymore, and I didn't…Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers' offense bracing for stern testPITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Steelers’ schedule is widely perceived as favorable. It is anything but that this week. The Carolina Panthers, who host the Steelers on Sunday night, have been the NFL’s hottest team since last October, and they have been par…Upvote Share Tweet
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.
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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…
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Manning on ManningSep 18ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The challenge of interviewing Peyton Manning is coming up with something new to ask. He might be the most interviewed athlete of this generation. Over the past few years, I’ve struggled to find something—anything—that he hasn’t talked…