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Lawrence Timmons mad at $21,000 fine for hitting Mark Sanchez
profootballtalk.com Updated Sep 20, 2012
Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons was fined $21,000 for a hit on Mark Sanchez on Sunday, and he’s not happy about it. “What can you do? I was just playing ball,” Timmons told Joe Starkey of 93.7 The Fan. “I lowered my target like you’re suppoShare Tweet
ESPN.com Sep 20, 2012New York Jets offensive coordinator Tony Sparano got into a testy exchange with reporters Thursday when he refused to discuss last week's poor showing against the Pittsburgh Steelers -- except to defend his decision to limit Tim Tebow's snaps.Share TweetSteelers linebacker James Harrison and safety Troy Polamalu are expected to miss Sunday’s game against the Raiders. Neither Polamalu nor Harrison practiced today, and Alan Robinson of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that their chances of playing SShare Tweet
Third down is Big Ben's time to shineESPN.com Sep 20, 2012The Pittsburgh Steelers rank third in the NFL in time of possession (35:50) despite having the third-worst running game. The reason is quarterback Ben Roethlisberger stepping up on third downs to extend drives. Roethlisberger tops the league in passing …Share Tweet
Evaluating Todd Haley’s offense after 2 gamessteelerstoday.com Sep 20, 2012Steelers fans had a love hate relationship with former offensive coordinator Bruce Arians for the 5 years that he roamed the Steelers’ sideline. Arians’ offense generated lots of passing yards for Big Ben, and lot’s of receiving yards for the wideShare Tweetpost-gazette.com Sep 20, 2012Quarterback remembers little of his previous trip to face the Raiders, and what he does remember, he would just as soon forget.Share Tweet
Countdown Daily Prediction: Steelers-RaidersSep 20The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Pittsburgh at Oakland
Preview: Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Oakland RaidersSep 20NFL Films previews the Week 3 matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Oakland Raiders.
Steelers Defense ShorthandedSep 20Adam Schefter discusses if James Harrison and Troy Polamalu will play Week 3 against the Raiders.