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Report: Redskins' Hall fined $30,000 by the NFL

Report: Redskins' Hall fined $30,000 by the NFL

ESPN.com CNNSI.com profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 14, 2012
A person familiar with the situation says DeAngelo Hall has been fined $30,000 for his confrontation with an official in the Washington Redskins' loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers last month.
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  • Ben Roethlisberger, Michael Vick headline initial practice part…

    Ben Roethlisberger, Michael Vick headline initial practice participation reports for Week 11

    Obviously, the big injury story of the week, and potentially the season, is the Pittsburgh Steelers losing quarterback Ben Roethlisberger for the foreseeable future due to a sprained sternoclavicular joint. Roethlisberger also has a dislocation of his f…
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  • Tebow appears on injury report with ribs

    Tebow appears on injury report with ribs

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2012
    Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger isn’t the only quarterback who has a rib problem.  Though the other guy’s rib injury didn’t keep him from fully participating in practice, he won’t be starting on Sunday, either. That’s because the other
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  • Vick not ruled out, yet

    Vick not ruled out, yet

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2012
    On one side of Pennsylvania, the starting quarterback already has been scratched for Sunday.  On the other end of the Commonwealth, the starting quarterback is still in play to play. Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger definitely won’t play.  Eagl
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  • AFC North Pro Bowl voting update

    AFC North Pro Bowl voting update

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    With five weeks of voting remaining, eight AFC North players lead their position for this year's Pro Bowl: Wide receiver: A.J. Green (258,405) Center: Maurkice Pouncey, Steelers (88,270) Defensive tackle: Haloti Ngata, Ravens (145,696) Strong safety: Tr…
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  • Ta’amu quietly lands on Steelers’ practice squad

    Ta’amu quietly lands on Steelers’ practice squad

    Defensive lineman Alameda Ta’amu, who faces multiple charges after an ugly alcohol-related incident last month, was the Pittsburgh Steelers’ problem.  And he still is. Released Monday, Ta’amu quietly has been added to the team’s practice squad, w
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  • Cassel to start at QB again for Chiefs vs. Bengals

    Cassel to start at QB again for Chiefs vs. Bengals

    CNNSI.com Nov 14, 2012
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Matt Cassel will start at quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday against Cincinnati because Brady Quinn still has not been cleared to play following a concussion.
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  • Steelers-Ravens: Who wins Sunday night?

    Steelers-Ravens: Who wins Sunday night?

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    It's time to get your pick for the biggest rivalry in football. The Baltimore Ravens (7-2) play at the Pittsburgh Steelers (6-3) with first place in the AFC North on the line. The Ravens have looked awful on the road this season, but they've won the pas…
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  • Steelers-Ravens: Has rivalry lost its luster?

    Steelers-Ravens: Has rivalry lost its luster?

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    No Ray Lewis. No Troy Polamalu. And likely no Ben Roethlisberger. When the Ravens and Steelers renew the NFL's best current rivalry Sunday night, some might question whether this is still the NFL's best current rivalry without those star players. My res…
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  • Power to open season March 23 at home

    Power to open season March 23 at home

    post-gazette.com Nov 14, 2012
    Power, Arena Football League to return this season with labor peace and new TV deal with CBS.
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Giants Look To Regain Momentum 02:18

    NFL32OT: Giants Look To Regain Momentum

    Nov 14
    Episode 223: New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford assesses where his team is this season and the challenges that are ahead. The NFL32 crew discuss which back up quarterback has the best chance to win.
  • Video - Can Steelers be effective with Byron Leftwich? 00:48

    Can Steelers be effective with Byron Leftwich?

    Nov 14
    With Ben Roethlisberger sidelined due to injury, can Byron Leftwich fill the void in the Steelers offense? Kurt Warner assesses Pittsburgh's strengths and weaknesses at signal caller.
  • Video - Roethlisberger Confirms Rib Injury 01:51

    Roethlisberger Confirms Rib Injury

    Nov 14
    Bob Holtzman reports from Pittsburgh, where Ben Roethlisberger revealed that he has been sidelined with a dislocated rib.
  • Video - Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger: 'I heard a crunch and a crack' 01:24

    Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger: 'I heard a crunch and a crack'

    Nov 14
    Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger speaks to the media on his injury diagnosis and his replacement, Byron Leftwich.

Sports Columnists

  • Clayton mailbag: Backup QBs under microscope

    Nov 14
    With four starters being injured in Week 10, the state of the NFL's backup quarterback situation is about to come into focus, writes John Clayton.