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Former Miami Dolphin Joey Porter arrested following playoff game Sunday in Pittsburgh
- January 10, 2017

Kenny Stills had five catches for 82 yards. Two plays later, it was-guess who?-Bell who carried the ball into the end zone for the score. "When I have the ball", he said, "I control the tempo". It's the loudest stadium I've ever played in, them and Seattle", Steelers right tackle Marcus Gibert said. From there, the Steelers turned to Bell , a luxury they couldn't turn to in years past. (more...)
Chiefs will attempt to sign Andy Reid to contract extension Chiefs will attempt to sign Andy Reid to contract extension
- January 10, 2017

Next season will be the final year of the deal. The Kansas City Chiefs will try to extend coach Andy Reid's contract this offseason, league sources told ESPN on Sunday. Running back Spencer Ware is a nice get, too, coming off a rib injury. The Chiefs will need both players at their best to hang with the Steelers, who beat them handily earlier in the season. (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers Asst. Coach arrested
- January 09, 2017

The Steelers' Week 4 Sunday night game against the Chiefs in Pittsburgh was Bell's first game after his season-opening suspension for violating the drug policy. The Dolphins will certainly be a good team next season. Plus, as a quarterbacks coach, he turned Tim Tebow into a playoff-winning quarterback. "We will find out soon, hopefully", Roethlisberger said. (more...)
Antonio Brown freezes Dolphins defense on 62-yard TD Antonio Brown freezes Dolphins defense on 62-yard TD
- January 09, 2017

They set the tone for the game early, and they never looked back. If Big Ben has a five-touchdown performance like he did against the Chiefs earlier in the season, then this prediction very well could be destroyed. And if he does end up carrying the Steelers to a Lombardi Trophy in February at age 24, mentioning Bell and Barry Sanders in the same sentence could start to become justifiable. (more...)
Steelers Joey Porter Arrested After Altercation With Police Officer Steelers Joey Porter Arrested After Altercation With Police Officer
- January 09, 2017

Beaver County Times sports reporter Chris Mueller sent out a series of tweets about the alleged incident around 9:30 p.m. Pittsburgh Public Safety spokesperson Sonya Toler confirmed Porter had been arrested to KDKA in Pittsburgh . A former 15-year National Football League veteran who spent eight seasons with Pittsburgh , Porter now coaches the Steelers linebackers. The Steelers play the Chiefs next Sunday in the Divisional Round of the National Football League playoffs. (more...)
Dolphins hope to ride Jay-Train to upset Dolphins hope to ride Jay-Train to upset
- January 09, 2017

He is an unbelievable talent and, barring injury, will continue to flourish next season and beyond. Of course I'm taking my team to win, but I'm also thinking they cover the 10 points they're giving up on the Vegas line . So it's just about us reading our keys, sticking to our game plan, executing. "It felt like it was 100-something degrees when we went down there". This will be Moore's first playoff appearance, and there's arguably no place tougher to play than in Pittsburgh in the ... (more...)
Bell, Brown, Roethlisberger power the Pittsburgh Steelers past the Miami Dolphins Bell, Brown, Roethlisberger power the Pittsburgh Steelers past the Miami Dolphins
- January 09, 2017

The turnover prevented the Dolphins from getting back into a game in which they were dominated for much of the opening 30 minutes. He chased down Moore late in the first half - ripping the ball from Moore's hands in the process - to preserve Pittsburgh's 20-6 lead. (more...)
Steelers TE Green out against Dolphins
- January 08, 2017

When I woke up this morning it was five degrees outside and it won't be too much better at Heinz Field at game time . The Steelers will be without one of Ben Roethlisberger weapons in the passing game. And they set an example of the results of hard work against the odds that can inspire all of us in the region to push toward our communities' respective goal lines . (more...)
Will the Miami Dolphins make a deep run in the playoffs? Will the Miami Dolphins make a deep run in the playoffs?
- January 06, 2017

The Pittsburgh Steelers are hosting the Dolphins in the AFC wild card round! Stay in the loop and sign up for our FREE Steelers newsletter! It also could frustrate Miami a great deal as well . A win would mean Miami's first playoff victory since December 30, 2000, when they defeated the Indianapolis Colts, 23-17 in overtime. Don't forget Suh was accused of kicking Roethlisberger in the Week 6 game , and just last week Suh was called dirty by New England Patriots running back LeGarrette ... (more...)
Steelers-Dolphins Rematch Will Feature Two Totally Different Teams Steelers-Dolphins Rematch Will Feature Two Totally Different Teams
- January 05, 2017

Yeah, sure, they want to keep the opponents guessing and, OK, why show your cards and ... This is a franchise that thrives in winning time. Tannehill did not participate in Wednesday's practice, and has not played since spraining his ACL and MCL in the team's Week 14 win over the Arizona Cardinals. (more...)
Tale of the tape: Steelers won't like rewatching Miami game Tale of the tape: Steelers won't like rewatching Miami game
- January 04, 2017

And Pittsburgh's offense was stymied throughout most of the game, gaining just 297 yards, including a season-low 169 passing as quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was forced to leave briefly in the second quarter after suffering a meniscus injury that required surgery the next day. (more...)
Miami Dolphins 7-round mock draft: Playoff edition
- January 04, 2017

The Miami Dolphins and Pittsburgh Steelers have punched their ticket for the playoffs, eyeing a shot at Super Bowl LI in Houston. The team learned after the game that they'll be losing defenseman Max Daigle of Quebec, who informed coach Kevin Sneddon that he will not return to the campus for the second semester, in part to pursue different academic opportunities, according to the Burlington Free Press. (more...)
Browns lock up No. 1 overall pick in 2017 National Football League draft Browns lock up No. 1 overall pick in 2017 National Football League draft
- January 03, 2017

Griffin is due a roster bonus of $750,000 in March and has a $6 million salary for next season. If I didn't know any better, I would have sworn that the Browns were tanking Sunday at Heinz Field to ensure they earned the No. From time to time , we hear or read comments implying that the Pittsburgh Steelers' storied mystique is nothing more than an illusion fabricated by hardcore Steelers Nation fans. (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers AFC Wild Card playoff game set vs. Miami Dolphins
- January 03, 2017

All of the Steelers playoff games are scheduled on Sundays. Lost in the conversation about what the Pittsburgh Steelers have to do to win this weekend is one of the most basic questions: who will be the Miami Dolphins' starting quarterback? Texans Coach Bill O'Brien said he plans to wait for a diagnosis on Savage and discuss the situation with his assistants over the next couple of days before making any quarterback decisions for the playoff game. (more...)
Cleveland Browns Clinch No. 1 Pick with Loss
- January 02, 2017

That was all the meaning they needed in this game. "Landry's a great player man. Landry's a great young player". The home game against Minnesota will be played in London. Pittsburgh LB Jarvis Jones . But in some ways, it was also a job interview for Landry Jones . "I see things to keep growing from". Bills offensive coordinator and interim head coach Anthony Lynn is the clear favorite to succeed Ryan permanently, two people with direct knowledge of the situation said. (more...)
How To Watch NFL Week 17 Online, Game and TV Info
- January 02, 2017

The loss finalized the deal giving the team some reward for their horrific season. Will they take a new quarterback, or go with the best player available? In the grand scheme of things, Sunday's game between the Steelers and Browns was meaningless. (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Miami Dolphins - 1/8/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- January 02, 2017

Tuitt rejoins a defensive line continually battered by injuries as the unit prepares to host the Miami Dolphins in Sunday's 1 p.m. If the Dolphins win on Sunday they will advance to face the New England Patriots for the third time this year. (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers vs Cleveland Browns
- January 02, 2017

They made a game of it, but in the end, the Cleveland Browns still locked up the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 National Football League draft with a 27-24 overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers . They had 1st-and-goal at the 2 yard line, but on first down threw an incomplete pass off playaction to TE Randall Telfer . Yet, as it stands, Cleveland, a team in desperate need of talent, will select first in this year's draft. (more...)
Steelers will host Miami Dolphins in playoff opener next weekend
- January 02, 2017

The Steelers already know they are the third seed in the AFC playoffs . When it comes to AFC Playoff history, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Miami Dolphins don't have much of a past. The Fins used a 30-15 home win over the Steelers back on week six to spark a seven-game winning streak that helped catapult them into the post-season. (more...)
NFL Week 17 Predictions: Cleveland Browns vs. Pittsburgh Steelers 1/1/17
- January 02, 2017

The Browns only went for the extra point to tie it up at 21-21 with 3:28 to go. Following a missed field goal by Cody Parkey midway through the fourth quarter, the Steelers took their first lead of the day, when Jones found rookie receiver Demarcus Ayers for an 11-yard touchdown to make it 21-14 with 5:14 remaining. (more...)