This is the December 31, 2012 news archive. View today's Steelers rumors and news.
To put the 2012 season in capsule form, the offense went one way, the defense went another and the results came in as an 8-8 standstillShare Tweet
Roethlisberger admits he rushed backESPN.com Dec 31, 2012It was only a week ago when the hot topic was quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and his inability to bring back the Steelers late in games. I speculated that one explanation was Roethlisberger's health, and he essentially acknowledged Sunday that he rushed…Share Tweet
Steelers Notebook: DB has nose for turnoversCortez Allen received the opportunity to play the final two games of the season because of an injury to starting cornerback Ike Taylor.Share TweetThe Steelers will have the 17th pick in the first round in the 2013 draft in April. That's the highest the Steelers have drafted since 2007, when they selected linebacker Lawrence Timmons with the 15th pick. The Steelers avoided their first losing seaso…Share Tweet
Report Card: Steelers earn a B- against the BrownsGerry Dulac grades the Steelers' effort Sunday in their win against the Cleveland BrownsShare Tweet
Don Banks: Rollercoaster ride had run its course for Bears' Smith; more Sn…Dec 31Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take in the furiously fast firing fest that was Black Monday in the NFL...
Peter King: Show-stopping Peterson highlights better-than-expected Week 17Dec 31What a regular season. What a year. What a Sunday.
John Clayton's mailbag: Chuck the tuck ruleDec 31The tuck rule came up three times in the final week of the regular season. It's time to get rid of it.