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Chris Hubbard: Steelers' Reserve Player Silences Critics Chris Hubbard: Steelers' Reserve Player Silences Critics
- October 12, 2016

There is a chance that the Pittsburgh offensive lineman has been oblivious to all the hate he has been attracting on the internet. Websites like BTSC have been rife with comments raising hell over the idea of Hubbard starting at right tackle. (more...)
Steelers DE Cam Heyward To Miss 2-3 Weeks Steelers DE Cam Heyward To Miss 2-3 Weeks
- October 12, 2016

They started a year ago 1-5 and then closed the season with 10 straight victories, before going 1-1 in the playoffs, with a win in the wildcard round. Cincinnati's A.J. Green is a five-time Pro Bowl player, and Cockrell followed him around at times September 18, when Green caught two passes for 38 yards. (more...)
Brandon Marshall Turns Potential Interception into Juggling TD vs. Steelers Brandon Marshall Turns Potential Interception into Juggling TD vs. Steelers
- October 12, 2016

We are the New York Jets. The criticism from fans and media is widespread, with just about everyone taking the blame from outside the facility. Brandon Marshall has a choreographed celebration in mind should he score a touchdown in Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. (more...)
Brandon Marshall says the spiraling Jets are in 'perfect position' Brandon Marshall says the spiraling Jets are in 'perfect position'
- October 11, 2016

Solidarity. That's what we need here. We need guys to come out the box. You need your leaders to have this type of energy, this type of outlook. Following Sunday's loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, Marshall said the Jets are in a "perfect position" after their 1-4 start. (more...)
How the Pittsburgh Steelers OL lined up with Chris Hubbard 'starting'
- October 10, 2016

Dick LeBeau defenses had a goal of allowing only ten to 13 points per game, but those days are long gone, especially as injuries mount in the linebacking corps (Jarvis Jones, Ryan Shazier) and defensive backfield (Sean Davis, Robert Golden). (more...)
Roethlisberger throws for 4 TDs, Steelers blow by Jets 31-13 Roethlisberger throws for 4 TDs, Steelers blow by Jets 31-13
- October 10, 2016

Roethlisberger, in his 13th season, went 34 of 47 for 380 yards and no interceptions - hitting 14 consecutive passes at one point during the second half - as the Steelers (4-1) came back from an early 13-7 deficit to win their seventh in a row at Heinz Field . (more...)
Nine Steelers ruled out for game versus Jets
- October 10, 2016

Fitzpatrick has been handing the ball over like candy and the Steelers need to take advantage of that and nab him for a couple of picks or a fumble or two. His only loss occurred in 2008 to the New York Giants. However, if there was one question, it involved downfield threats in the passing game. Don't worry, we have you covered. (more...)
Steelers linemen Gilbert, Harris out against Jets Steelers linemen Gilbert, Harris out against Jets
- October 09, 2016

The Steelers have a quiet confidence in Hubbard, who has played in only 12 National Football League games. "This will be the last time we wear them", Steelers President Art Rooney II told Labriola. Such are the options at his disposal that Roethlisberger is a little anxious about Haley getting a bit too experimental, the National Football League equivalent of first-world problems. (more...)
Roethlisberger gets Steelers back on track in rout of Chiefs
- October 08, 2016

He didn't make anyone wait long for an answer. In short, it took four weeks, but this is the Pittsburgh Steelers team that everyone was expecting during the offseason with visions of a seventh Super Bowl title dancing in their heads. "Whether it's running or receiving out of the backfield, or whether it's aligning out of the backfield". We put him in motion, we put him at wide receiver, we threw screens to him, we did a lot. (more...)
" "Jets"™ ailing Eric Decker unsure if he"™ll play Sunday
- October 08, 2016

Decker has been a popular red zone target for the Jets early in the season with two of his nine receptions coming for touchdowns. Should Revis sit out on Sunday, fellow cornerbacks Marcus Williams and Buster Skrine are expected to play on the outside while rookie Juston Burris would join the duo in the nickel package. (more...)
Maurkice Pouncey gets reps at right tackle on Wednesday Maurkice Pouncey gets reps at right tackle on Wednesday
- October 07, 2016

It will be interesting to see if the Steelers rushing attack can keep putting up big numbers against the Jets rush defense which is the second best in the league allowing just 70.3 yards on the ground per game. Hubbard is a very versatile lineman, but is a natural guard. "I can't take that away from him". He's going through a process of growth and development, and proving that he's capable. (more...)
Steelers defense clamps down on Chiefs offense
- October 06, 2016

Le'Veon Bell didn't reach the end zone, but he came as close as possible. "We have the best big people in the NFL", Steelers linebacker Vince Williams said. "His presence is always significant, because he does so many things well". "You learn a lot about yourself after you get your butt kicked, and today, we got our butts kicked", Chiefs' linebacker Derrick Johnson said. (more...)
Steelers' Bell outshines Chiefs' Charles in dueling returns
- October 06, 2016

WR Antonio Brown expected nothing less from Bell. If the Pittsburgh Steelers were a teenager, they would constantly retweet cutesy limericks and inspirational quotes, one of which would read "if you can't handle me at my worst, you don't deserve me at my best". (more...)
Chiefs limp into bye week after Steelers beat down
- October 06, 2016

It was the 47 300-yard game of his 13-year career, and his 152.5 passer rating fell just shy of a ideal 158.3 mark. Before Sunday night's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, I just had this bad feeling that this would be yet another awful game for the KC Chiefs. (more...)
Jets' Revis (hamstring), Decker (shoulder) sit out practice Jets' Revis (hamstring), Decker (shoulder) sit out practice
- October 06, 2016

Bowles said it's too early to tell whether Revis will be able to play. "He's a little sore, but he's feeling a little better [than on Sunday]", Bowles said. Finney at left guard and untested Chris Hubbard at right tackle to deal with a defensive line that features Muhammad Wilkerson , Sheldon Richardson, Leonard Williams and former Steeler Steve McLendon. (more...)
Ben Roethlisberger throws five touchdowns, Steelers annihilate Chiefs
- October 06, 2016

We didn't reinvent the wheel schematically". In Week 4, a clearly "omg so over this tbh" Steelers team destroyed the Kansas City Chiefs 42-14. "I told the guys before the game, we're driving with a broken rearview mirror", Roethlisberger said of putting the Eagles game behind them. (more...)
Steelers fall apart in 34-3 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles
- October 05, 2016

He has that now as a young quarterback , and that will just carry him throughout his career". "I think he gets it, personally, just being around him". Anyway, this isn't the first time that Pederson has compared Wentz to a Hall-of-Famer or future Hall-of-Famer. He connected on a variety of throws. (more...)
Big Ben strikes five as Steelers rebound
- October 05, 2016

You can't get down that way vs a team like that. "With us, when the defense has success, it's because the defensive line does", Heyward said. Through a quarter of the season, Denver's record is the AFC's best and New England's start-3-1 without Tom Brady-is the most impressive. (more...)
Chiefs head into week off reeking of loss to Steelers Chiefs head into week off reeking of loss to Steelers
- October 04, 2016

Or maybe a least a small sliver of rust. "We have to use it. Get healthy, regroup and bounce back from this". He played like a man on a mission, flying around the field to make tackles, eating up every red-clad player that came his way. Roethlisberger hit Brown - wearing cleats featuring the profile of golf great and western Pennsylvania native Arnold Palmer - for a pair of scores. (more...)
Early turnovers help Steelers sink sloppy Chiefs
- October 04, 2016

Golden's status remains unclear moving forward as the Steelers prepare for a home matchup with the Jets on Sunday. If you are like me, after a big win like this all you want to do is hear from the players and coaches who were responsible for the victory. (more...)