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Burress Back with the Steelers — Says Can Make an Impact

Burress Back with the Steelers — Says Can Make an Impact

Newly inked WR Plaxico Burress spoke to the media for the first time on Wednesday as the Steelers prepare for the Browns Sunday in Cleveland. “I want to just kind of add a different wrinkle to this offense,” Burress said Wednesday. “Get down there i
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  • Antonio Brown returns to practice for Steelers

    Antonio Brown returns to practice for Steelers

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21, 2012
    There’s nothing like the arrival of a veteran receiver to help speed the healing of a young receiver’s ankle. A day after the Steelers signed Plaxico Burress, Antonio Brown practiced for the first time since spraining an ankle 17 days ago. Brown, the
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  • Arians thankful Steelers let him go

    Arians thankful Steelers let him go

    It's that time of year when players and coaches are asked what they are thankful for. The standard response is children, wives or the opportunity to play in the NFL. One time, I heard a player say it was his car. But Colts interim coach Bruce Arians del…
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  • The Cleveland Browns are handing out white flags this Sunday

    The Cleveland Browns are handing out white flags this Sunday

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Nov 21, 2012
    Even with the Pittsburgh Steelers down to 37-year-old Charlie Batch and newly signed Brian Hoyer at the quarterback position, few are giving the 2-8 Cleveland Browns much of a chance to upset the 6-4 Steelers this Sunday at Cleveland Browns Stadium. The…
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  • David DeCastro returns to practice

    David DeCastro returns to practice

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21, 2012
    The Steelers may be running low on quarterbacks, but they got an offensive lineman back at practice on Wednesday. Guard David DeCastro, their first-round pick in April, has been cleared to return to practice. DeCastro has been out since tearing his MCL …
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  • Reed says fine still too harsh penalty for hit

    Reed says fine still too harsh penalty for hit

    ESPN.com Nov 21, 2012
    Ed Reed is thankful his one-game suspension for his hit on the Steelers' Emmanuel Sanders last Sunday was overturned on appeal but he's not happy that he still has to pay a $50,000 fine.
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  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: PIT-CLE 00:49

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: PIT-CLE

    Nov 21
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Steelers-Browns
  • Video - Will Ray Rice Regret Terrible Towel Taunt? 04:56

    Will Ray Rice Regret Terrible Towel Taunt?

    Nov 21
    Jason Taylor, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss Ray Rice wearing a Terrible Towel on his head after the Ravens beat the Steelers.

Sports Columnists

  • Biggest NFL games of Week 12 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Nov 21
    Recent wild finishes reinforce the necessity of having a quarterback who can thrive in the fourth quarter, John Clayton writes.
  • Clayton mailbag: QB trades lose their luster

    Nov 21
    The Raiders traded two high picks for Carson Palmer. Palmer's struggles are one of the reasons trades involving QBs are risky, writes John Clayton.
  • The Sports Guy's Thanksgiving Football Mailbag

    Nov 21
    Inept coaches, serial killer questions, and, of course, all your Week 12 picks.