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Not only were the Pittsburgh Steelers without two former NFL Defensive Players of the Year, they were without two players who have defined their defense. The reason why Pittsburgh avoided an 0-2 start is the Steelers didn't make excuses and they didn't …Share Tweetsteelersgab.com Sep 16, 2012All week long ESPN, NFL Network and any other sports show gushed about how good the Jets offense was. This after one game against a bad Bills team, a game where the Bills basically gave the Jets a number of shots via turnovers and poor play by Ryan Fitz…Share Tweetdeadspin.com Sep 16, 2012The Steelers slowly bludgeoned the Jets. It was over well before, but Isaac Redman trucked what was either a terrible or exhausted defense in the fourth quarter and this one was never really in doubt. Mark Sanchez followed up his fine season opener in h…Share TweetBen Roethlisberger passed for 275 yards and two touchdowns, and the Pittsburgh Steelers smothered the New York Jets in the second half of a 27-10 victory on Sunday.Share Tweet
Officials having rough day in PittsburghThe replacement officials got mostly high marks after their first weekend of work, but no clear-headed assessment of the crew working Sunday’s Jets-Steelers game could be so kind. In addition to the usual lengthy discussions of every flag thrown that tuShare TweetHere are some observations from the first half of the Steelers-Jets game: Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is hurting the Jets on short passes. According to ESPN Stats & Information, Roethlisberger was 8-of-9 for 93 yards on passes 10 yards o…Share Tweet
Shonn Greene leaves with head injury, Steelers lead at halfThe Jets came into Sunday’s game with the Steelers short three injured starters and they lost another one before the end of the first half. Running back Shonn Greene took a shot to the noggin from Steelers safety Ryan Mundy at the end of a nine-yard gaiShare Tweet
As Good As It Gets?: Mark Sanchez had the Jets' offense humming in Wee…CNNSI.com Sep 16, 2012Mark Sanchez had the Jets' offense humming in Week 1. Can he do it again against the Steelers' vaunted defense in Pittsburgh today? Follow the action as the Jets try and move to 2-0.Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 16, 2012There is no shortage of big names on the late game inactive lists. The New York Jets will be without cornerback Darrelle Revis and tight end Dustin Keller, while the Pittsburgh Steelers' defense will have to make due without outside linebacker James Har…Share TweetHere are the Steelers' inactives for today's game against the Jets: LB James Harrison, SS Troy Polamalu, QB Charlie Batch, RB Rashard Mendenhall, ILB Stevenson Sylvester, G Kelvin Beachum and NT Alameda Ta'amu.Share TweetJoin our ESPN.com NFL experts as they break down the match up between the New York Jets and the Pittsburgh Steelers. Contribute your thoughts and questions beginning at 4:25 p.m. ET. See you there. Countdown Live: Jets-SteelersShare Tweet
Jets assistant: Games don’t make me nervous after a drug dealer wanted to kill meToday’s most unusual NFL feature comes from the Newark Star-Ledger, which profiles Jets defensive line coach Karl Dunbar, who has revealed that in 1991, just after he finished his rookie season with the Steelers, he posed as a crack user to help the polShare Tweet
On the road with the Steelers: You may leave your heart in Oakland, Calif.post-gazette.com Sep 16, 2012This city in San Francisco's shadow offers a thriving arts scene and dozens of great bars and restaurants.Share Tweet
Frenchy Fuqua: The man who collided with historypost-gazette.com Sep 16, 2012Two men, one football, one violent and famous collision. One of the two men is dead, so that leaves only one to tell his story.Share Tweet
Sunday Blitz: Jets-Steelers RecapSep 16Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Steelers' 27-10 win over the Jets.
Steelers postgame press conferenceSep 16Steelers react following game with Jets
Steelers Muscle JetsSep 16Mark Sanchez held to just 10 completions in Jets' 27-10 loss to Steelers.
Rex: Jets Outplayed In All Three PhasesSep 16Rex Ryan discusses the Jets' poor performance during their 27-10 loss to the Steelers.