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Outside the Game: LaMarr Woodley goes out of his way to help in his hometown Updated Sep 18, 2012
Though he lives and plays in Pittsburgh for the Steelers, linebacker LaMarr Woodley remembers how the rustbelt town of Saginaw, Mich., launched his career-and believes in returning the favor.  LaMarr recently hosted a back to school event for 200 local
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  • Tomlin Says Mendenhall to Have Contact in Practice This Week Sep 18, 2012
    The Steelers run game has been less than stellar the first two weeks, and because of it the team may be looking to get back Rashard Mendenhall just a bit quicker. Mike Tomlin said Mendenhall will participate in contact practice for the first time this w…
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  • Art Rooney II Releases Statement on the Passing of Steve Sabol Sep 18, 2012
    NFL Films President Steve Sabol passed away today at the age of 69 from brain cancer. A staple of NFL highlight films and movies, Sabol was always great to watch. Steelers President Art Rooney II released a statement about the passing of Sabol. Steve Sa…
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  • Tomlin Says Both Polamalu and Harrison Will be Evaluated Daily This Week

    Wondering if Troy Polamalu and/or James Harrison will play Sunday vs the Raiders in Oakland? So does everyone else. The Steelers did pretty well without them Sunday vs Jets, and as far as this week goes, both players will be looked at daily to see if th…
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  • Santonio Holmes Played Call-Your-Own-Fouls On Sunday With The Replacement Refs Sep 18, 2012
    Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes did not do a very good job of getting open against Steelers corner Ike Taylor on Sunday. He had only three catches for 28 yards despite being targeted 11 times. Sometimes Holmes didn't make the catch because he was int…
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  • AFC North Game Balls for Week 2 Sep 18, 2012
    I apologize for not being around to hand out game balls after the first games of the season, but let's give them out to the standouts in the AFC North for Week 2: OFFENSE: Trent Richardson, Browns running back. This was a close call over Ben Roethlisber…
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  • Wake-up: Ugly start for Bengals defense Sep 18, 2012
    Hope everyone's morning is off to a good start. As you know, the AFC North teams are off to average starts. The Ravens, Steelers and Bengals are all atop the division with 1-1 records. These teams are fitting in with the rest of the league. Of the 32 NF…
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  • On the Steelers: Few signs of rust for Wallace Sep 18, 2012
    Mike Wallace is off to the fastest scoring start in his career. Imagine where he might be had he gone through training camp.
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  • The Steelers Immaculate Reception: The play that changed a city Sep 18, 2012
    The Post-Gazette looks back at the 40th anniversary of one of the NFL's greatest plays.
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  • Video - Top 5 QBs After Week 2 01:57

    Top 5 QBs After Week 2

    Sep 18
    Tim Hasselbeck ranks his top five quarterbacks through Week 2 of the NFL season.