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Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Close 2013 on a High Note
December 29th, 2013 at 12:02 AM
The 7-8 Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off an impressive come from behind victory against the Green Bay Packers. During their Week 16 victory, the injury plagued defense was uneven and the offense came to life behind quarterback Ben Roethlisbergers’ three touchdown performance.  This week, they will look to stack another...

Pittsburgh Steelers List Terence Garvin Out, Jason Worilds and Emmanuel Sanders Questionable for Week 17
December 27th, 2013 at 8:36 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers sit two days away from their season finale with the Cleveland Browns in a relatively healthy condition on the field, with only one player ruled out of action. Unfortunately, their playoff hopes are not in such good condition, needing a miracle and some luck to finally overcome...

Pittsburgh Steelers Could Have Emmanuel Sanders, Jarvis Jones and Jason Worilds on the Field Sunday
December 24th, 2013 at 12:22 AM
This will be a short preparation week for the Pittsburgh Steelers for their regular season finale against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. With the Christmas holiday almost upon us and a mid-week off-day for the team, head coach Mike Tomlin took to the podium a day early for his weekly...

Pittsburgh Steelers Keep Their Playoff Hopes Alive by Defeating the Green Bay Packers
December 23rd, 2013 at 5:48 PM
  2013 has been one of the craziest seasons in recent memory across the NFL. That trend continued Sunday, where the Pittsburgh Steelers inched on step closer to the impossible, by defeating the Green Bay Packers 38-31 in one of the most exciting games of the year.***PHOTO1*** Needing a lot of...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Continue Winning Ways Against the Green Bay Packers
December 22nd, 2013 at 12:05 AM
It is crazy what a suprisingly convincing victory will cause. As we sit on the eve of the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 16 contest against the Green Bay Packers,  the team still faces many unanswered questions, but incredibly, still have some microscopic playoff hopes. Yes, it will take a miracle, but...

Pittsburgh Steelers List Brett Keisel, Steve McLendon, and Five Others Probable for Week 16
December 20th, 2013 at 11:13 PM
Friday is always an interesting day across the NFL, as teams release their final injury report before their weekend contests. This week, the Pittsburgh Steelers discovered that they will take on the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, with Matt Flynn not Aaron Rodgers at the helm of the Packers attack....

Dean Blandino Rules Punters as ‘Defenseless Players’ During Punt Returns; Cites Recent Hit on Kevin Huber
December 20th, 2013 at 4:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** The tackle Pittsburgh Steeler Terrence Garvin dealt on Cincinnati Bengal’s punter, Kevin Huber, was one of the most vicious hits in recent memory. Immediately following the play many believed the hit to be dirty, even illegal, as it was apparent that the helmet of Garvin made direct contact with...

Pittsburgh Steelers Place Outside Linebacker LaMarr Woodley on Injured Reserve
December 17th, 2013 at 8:30 PM
Two days after injuring his calf against the Cincinnati Bengals, outside linebacker LaMarr Woodley watched his season, and possibly career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, come to an end. The team placed the veteran on the season-ending injured reserve because of his latest injury. ***PHOTO1*** For Woodley, this marks the end...

Has Linebacker LaMarr Woodley Played His Last Game for the Pittsburgh Steelers?
December 16th, 2013 at 10:10 PM
In what has become a normal happening with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2013 another start has gone down to injury. This time, this injury should not be a surprise, as outside linebacker LaMarr Woodley left the Sunday night match-up with the Cincinnati Bengals with a calf injury.  ***PHOTO1*** This injury...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Bounce Back Against the Cincinnati Bengals
December 14th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
It is crazy what another sub-par week in the NFL will cause. As we sit on the eve of the Pittsburgh Steelers first meaningless contest of 2013 against the Cincinnati Bengals, the team still faces many unanswered questions. The biggest being, with their playoff hope dashed, why are they not looking at...

Pittsburgh Steelers Center Cody Wallace Fined for Multiple Infractions Against the Miami Dolphins
December 13th, 2013 at 11:15 PM
Pittsburgh Steelers center Cody Wallace had a rough week after making his first start of 2013 against the Miami Dolphins. First he was publically called out for grabbing Randy Starks groin on Monday.  Now, the NFL got their shot in by fining Wallace for that and another on-field infraction.***PHOTO1*** In...

Pittsburgh Steelers Could Be Without Three Defensive Starters for Their Sunday Battle
December 12th, 2013 at 8:57 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are going all out for this week against the Cincinnati Bengals, with all talk of potentially evaluating players for 2014 on Sunday already being discarded by head coach Mike Tomlin. Unfortunately, the injury situation may not support his desires in this game. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, wide receiver...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Bounce Back Against the Miami Dolphins
December 8th, 2013 at 12:14 AM
The 5-7 Pittsburgh Steelers fell with a thud in a 22-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Thanksgiving night. This week, they will look to bounce back and stop the bleeding. More importantly, they will make it through with no more injuries after losing their starting center for the season in the loss....

Pittsburgh Steelers Activate Tight End Matt Spaeth from Injured Reserve
December 7th, 2013 at 7:45 PM
After a miserable 0-4 start, then embarrassingly dropped to 2-6, the season looked dark. However, incredibly, the Pittsburgh Steelers are still alive for a playoff spot. Yes, they need to win and receive some help, but they are alive. This week, they can take a step forward against a team...

Pittsburgh Steelers List David DeCastro, LaMarr Woodley as Probable; Kelvin Beachum Doubtful for Their Sunday Battle
December 6th, 2013 at 10:21 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers have had an interesting week, and a few extra days to heal after their physical battle with their division rivals. Those few extra days appear to be extremely important, as some key players may be able to suit up against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.***PHOTO1***Of course, most...

Pittsbugh Steelers Sign Offensive Lineman David Snow
December 5th, 2013 at 11:28 PM
As game day draws near for the Pittsburgh Steelers, the big question in most fans minds is what will the offensive line look like on Sunday? For good reason, as the unit has been battered and bruised all season, and may resemble more of a patchwork quilt this weekend against the...

Pittsburgh Steelers Must Continue Search for Offensive Line Depth, Newly Acquired Tackle Rashad Butler Leaves Team
December 2nd, 2013 at 9:43 PM
Two days after bolstering the battered offensive line by signing veterans Rashad Butler and Eric Olsen to help, one player has already departed.  The team announced on Monday that veteran tackle Rashad Butler has left the team due to personal reasons. ***PHOTO1*** With Butler on the Street, the Steelers will...

Pittsburgh Steelers Lose Fernando Velasco for the Season; Ink Two Offensive Linemen
November 30th, 2013 at 8:48 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers got physically battered on Thursday. The fall-out from the 22-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens continues to be felt on the injury front. On Saturday, the team started to put some pieces together for their final four games. ***PHOTO1*** While five players were on the sideline as...

Pittsburgh Steelers Exit Baltimore with More Injury Questions
November 29th, 2013 at 11:56 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens clashed on Thursday night in what was a typical affair between the franchises. The play was physical, the scoring tight, and again it came down to a play in the final seconds. Unfortunately,  for the Steelers, they were not able to overcome the early...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Continue Winning Ways Against the Baltimore Ravens
November 28th, 2013 at 12:09 AM
The 5-6 Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off another impressive victory, becoming the first team in the AFC North to win on the road against a division rival in 2013. This 27-11 victory over the Cleveland Browns was a full team effort, as the defense came to life forcing turnovers and the offense continued...