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Roethlisberger, Steelers snap Giants' winning streak
- December 05, 2016

Ladarius Green led all receivers with 6 receptions for 110 yards and 1 touchdown. Manning completed just 24 of 39 passes for 195 yards with two touchdowns and two picks in the red zone for the Giants (8-4), whose six-game run ended with a thud. (more...)
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin in favor of full-time officials Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin in favor of full-time officials
- December 04, 2016

A day after calling the officiating in Sunday's game "questionable", Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin doubled down on his statement, saying Monday in a press conference that he was "just kind of disturbed by some of it". DUAL THREAT: Dynamic running back Le'Veon Bell has struggled at times this year, but at no point has any pundit doubted his knack for taking over games. (more...)
Rookies Burns, Hargrave and Davis making impact for Steelers
- December 04, 2016

Teresa Varley has Ben Roethlisberger's thoughts on his, Eli Manning's and Philip Rivers' chances at football immortality. Stepping up this week will be important when facing Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers (6-5), winners of two straight. (more...)
Steelers have spoken to Antonio Brown about toning down celebrations
- December 04, 2016

We'll get into an exchange. If that deal did not go down, Accorsi was ready to sit at No. 4 and take Roethlisberger out of Miami of OH, convinced Big Ben was going to be an outstanding player. "I just missed it". "To be a part of this great organization with the Rooney family, with the wonderful teammates I've had, fans and this city, which is home for me and my family, I'm truly blessed to be here". (more...)
Peyton Manning shows up at Giants practice to talk with Eli
- December 04, 2016

Under that scenario at the 2004 NFL Draft, the Steelers could have ended up with Philip Rivers , and Eli Manning could have stayed with the team that drafted him - San Diego - if he didn't end up elsewhere after expressing his desire to not play for the Chargers. (more...)
What Did Peyton Manning Have To Say To New York Giants? What Did Peyton Manning Have To Say To New York Giants?
- December 03, 2016

However, there are some that still aren't sold on the Steelers due to their opponents in those games - the Colts and Browns. With the Steelers scoring 30-plus points in three of their six wins this year, it becomes imperative that the Giants somehow find a way to light up the scoreboard if they want to extend their six-game winning streak. (more...)
Antonio Brown's 3 TD catches lead Steelers past Colts Antonio Brown's 3 TD catches lead Steelers past Colts
- December 03, 2016

Strong running and a couple of intense goal line stands led to a big 28-7 Thanksgiving Day victory over the Indianapolis Colts. If you would like to receive an email each time a new Pittsburgh Steelers article is published, fill out our email notification form . (more...)
Eli Manning, Giants welcome Peyton as special guest
- December 03, 2016

Pittsburgh (6-5) is on its third two-game winning of the season. Ben McAdoo asserted this week that the Giants have very little wiggle room when it comes to results from here on. And if the tips do pay off, might Peyton Manning have a future in coaching? "I think that we can definitely put some things together this week to create that high-powered offense", receiver Victor Cruz said. (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers Sammie Coates, DeAngelo Williams recovering; more injury updates
- December 03, 2016

The footwork. The vision. At least, not yet. Most recently, he led the Denver Broncos to a 23-16 win over the Steelers in last year's divisional round. His heavy workload in terms of runs and catches doesn't take into account what he does in terms of picking up blitzers, where the Steelers feel he's one of the best, as well. (more...)
Versatile Bell reveling in heavy workload for Steelers
- December 03, 2016

The person most convinced at Roethlisberger's table inside The Theatre at Madison Square Garden more than 12 years ago was his college coach at Miami (Ohio), the late Terry Hoeppner, who believed the Giants were going to select his guy. He leads the NFL with 82 catches and is tied for the league lead with 10 TD receptions. He is the second-most targeted receiver in football with 120. (more...)
Giants open as underdogs vs. Steelers in Week 13
- December 02, 2016

I respect him, his game and what he's brought to the game of football. While there he addressed the team, sat in on a few meetings, and talked to coaches about how to exploit the Pittsburgh defense this coming Sunday. You can't watch a football game on television without seeing a commercial with Peyton in it. "You try and contain him and do the best at that". "I had nothing left", he said. (more...)
Peyton Manning shows up at Giants to talk with Eli & Co
- December 01, 2016

As long as we finish the game with more points than the other team, that is the only thing that matters. "I'm in there every morning with Ryan (Shazier ), we're watching a lot of film", Mitchell said. The first two plays was pure power football with Frank Gore running up the middle, only to be denied a score by Sean Davis and Ricardo Mathews . These are two teams that appear to be headed in distinctly different directions at the most critical time of the season. (more...)
Mike Tomlin laments 'questionable' officiating, 'bad calls' after Steelers win
- November 28, 2016

We got away with it today but other games we may not. The Browns are hoping to avoid dubious history. Three NFL teams previously went 0-11 before winning a game - the 1975 Chargers, 1984 Bills, 2000 Chargers - while seven had even worse starts. (more...)
James Harrison and His Great Impact at the Pittsburgh Steelers James Harrison and His Great Impact at the Pittsburgh Steelers
- November 28, 2016

US betting predictions are swayed by such narrations. He encounters James Harrison at the weight room lifting weights. Mike Tomlin goes on to proudly say that it is just less than a day after James Harrison was crowned the all-time sacks leader. (more...)
Ben Roethlisberger says he can't name all Browns quarterbacks he's faced Ben Roethlisberger says he can't name all Browns quarterbacks he's faced
- November 28, 2016

Did Trump mush the Steelers? Earlier this week defensive end Cameron Heyward announced he'll miss the rest of the season with a torn pectoral, but he's not yet been placed on injured reserve. If the team was in the midst of a four-game winning steak instead of a four-game losing streak, perhaps the Steelers quarterback wouldn't be so testy right now. (more...)
Steelers back on track following 2nd win in 5 days Steelers back on track following 2nd win in 5 days
- November 27, 2016

STEELERS: Play 6th Thanksgiving game (1st since 1991).QB BEN ROETHLISBERGER has 1,250 pass yards (416.7 per game) & 11 TDs vs. 1 INT for 129.1 rating in past 3 vs. You might say, "Well, against the winless Browns and Cody Kessler , and against the compromised Colts, who were missing franchise passer Andrew Luck , even a suspect defense such as the Steelers would have looked good". (more...)
Browns to go back to Josh McCown after Cody Kessler concussion
- November 27, 2016

Surrounded by his teammates in the locker room, James Harrison accepted the game ball as his eyes flooded with tears. "This team is going to continue to work hard". Jackson has since spoken to Pryor and Thomas about their comments, citing it wasn't Pryor's job to say that, although Pryor was "awesome" during their discussion.Thomas' comments were "coming from a good place". (more...)
Colts Punter Asks Antonio Brown To Not Kick Him In Face Colts Punter Asks Antonio Brown To Not Kick Him In Face
- November 25, 2016

Because we took at entire team of Pat McAfees and put them against an entire team of Antonio Browns in Madden to find out. The two players exchanged good-natured tweets after that. Why? Brown jokingly responded that McAfee should just kick the ball out of bounds. If you're not following McAfee on Twitter, you're missing out. (more...)
Steelers move forward in playoff hunt with 28-7 win at Indy
- November 25, 2016

The Pittsburgh Steelers (5-5) are coming from a 24-9 win over the Cleveland Browns in Week 11. Bell had no trouble, either, picking up 142 yards from scrimmage on 27 touches. According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Steelers are now 9-point road favorites versus the Colts after opening as a 2.5-point favorite earlier in the week. (more...)
Brown scores 3 TDs for Steelers in 28-7 win over Colts Brown scores 3 TDs for Steelers in 28-7 win over Colts
- November 25, 2016

With no Andrew Luck this is a game the Steelers are supposed to win. "I have played this game a long time and younger days in my career when I wouldn't have [missed time ], and there were many times that I've said that I haven't told anybody that I had been dinged or had a concussion". (more...)