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Steelers Keeping Quiet on How RB’s Will be Used Sunday vs Eagle…

Steelers Keeping Quiet on How RB’s Will be Used Sunday vs Eagles

steelersgab.com Updated Oct 3, 2012
The Steelers have a good problem on their hands Sunday, and that’s a couple running backs who appear to be all healthy and ready to carry the ball. Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that Rashard Mendenhall, who hasn’t had a carry in 2012, is ready to go, and h
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  • Full participation for Harrison, Polamalu

    Full participation for Harrison, Polamalu

    ESPN.com Oct 3, 2012
    Here are the updates on all of the injuries in the division: CINCINNATI BENGALS Did not practice: CB Jason Allen (quad), LB Dan Skuta (back) Limited: CB Nate Clements (calf), DE Carlos Dunlap (groin), C Jeff Faine (hamstring), CB Dre Kirkpatrick (knee),…
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  • Michael Vick would’ve been a Steeler if Mike Tomlin had his way

    Michael Vick would’ve been a Steeler if Mike Tomlin had his way

    Ben Roethlisberger and Michael Vick are two of the most exciting quarterbacks in the National Football League, and they will square off on Sunday as the Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Eagles renew their cross-state rivalry. Had Mike Tomlin gotten …
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  • AFC North chat alert

    AFC North chat alert

    ESPN.com Oct 3, 2012
    Upset with the Ravens pass defense? Irked about the lack of respect for the Bengals? Angry with the slow starts for the Steelers and Browns? If that's the case, it's a good day to vent because today is the AFC North weekly chat. You should know the rout…
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  • Are the Steelers missing their leaders?

    Are the Steelers missing their leaders?

    ESPN.com Oct 3, 2012
    The Steelers have struggled on the road this season and won their only home game with ease. Pittsburgh safety Troy Polamalu noted that this is different from the 2005 team, which thrived on playing away from home by taking the "11 guys against ever…
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  • Wake-up: Bengals trying to avoid blackout

    Wake-up: Bengals trying to avoid blackout

    ESPN.com Oct 3, 2012
    I wanted to pass along that I'll be covering the Eagles-Steelers game on Sunday. I thought if Troy Polamalu and James Harrison are going to play, I might as well show up, too. Let's not get too far ahead of ourselves. It's Wednesday, which means the wee…
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  • Absurdly premature 2012 playoff picture: Week 4

    Absurdly premature 2012 playoff picture: Week 4

    yahoo.com Oct 3, 2012
    Top AFC seeds: Houston Texans, Baltimore Ravens Other AFC division champs: Denver Broncos, New England Patriots AFC wild cards: Pittsburgh Steelers, San Diego Chargers Top NFC seeds: Atlanta Falcons, San Francisco 49ers Other NFC division champs: Philad…
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  • Heinz History Center is initial stop for Hall of Fame exhibit

    Heinz History Center is initial stop for Hall of Fame exhibit

    post-gazette.com Oct 3, 2012
    Exhibit displays Pittsburgh's role in professional football -- from the very beginning.
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  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: PHI-PIT 01:10

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: PHI-PIT

    Oct 3
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Eagles-Steelers

Sports Columnists

  • Young defensive backs have made their marks

    Oct 3
    At the 2012 draft, wide receivers were the rage, but it's been the rookie DBs who have made a difference, writes John Clayton