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Tomlin backs LeBeau in season-ending news conference

Tomlin backs LeBeau in season-ending news conference

post-gazette.com Updated Dec 31, 2012
Coach Mike Tomlin acknowledged that the offense and defense took turns not performing to acceptable standards during the 8-8 season.
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  • Steelers offense, defense went opposite directions

    Steelers offense, defense went opposite directions

    post-gazette.com Dec 31, 2012
    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 standstill
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  • Roethlisberger admits he rushed back

    Roethlisberger admits he rushed back

    ESPN.com Dec 31, 2012
    It 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…
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  • Steelers Notebook: DB has nose for turnovers

    Steelers Notebook: DB has nose for turnovers

    post-gazette.com Dec 31, 2012
    Cortez Allen received the opportunity to play the final two games of the season because of an injury to starting cornerback Ike Taylor.
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  • Where the Steelers are drafting

    Where the Steelers are drafting

    ESPN.com post-gazette.com Dec 31, 2012
    The 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…
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  • Report Card: Steelers earn a B- against the Browns

    Report Card: Steelers earn a B- against the Browns

    post-gazette.com Dec 31, 2012
    Gerry Dulac grades the Steelers' effort Sunday in their win against the Cleveland Browns
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Rollercoaster ride had run its course for Bears' Smith; more Sn…

    Dec 31
    Musings, 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 17

    Dec 31
    What a regular season. What a year. What a Sunday.
  • John Clayton's mailbag: Chuck the tuck rule

    Dec 31
    The tuck rule came up three times in the final week of the regular season. It's time to get rid of it.