CBS isn’t holding anything back for their Thursday Night Football production.
A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive three months ago, while league officers have insisted they didn’t see the violent images until this week.
Why is domestic abuse so prevalent among athletes? The Women’s Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh Associate Director Janet Scott-Mace joined Mike Pintek to talk about domestic abuse across the country.
The NFL can’t be happy that its most controversial franchise is playing its primetime game to kick off Week 2. But that’s exactly what’s happening as the Baltimore Ravens host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night (8:25 ET, CBS).
Solomon Wilcots may have had one season in the black and yellow, but he’s an expert on all things football and he took the time to weigh in on this Thursday’s match-up between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens. Amid numerous controversial stories, there is still football to be played and games to be won. Week two starts with the Ravens and Steelers in an AFC North divisional match-up.
CBS Sports lead sideline reporter Tracy Wolfson said domestic violence has no place in society, let alone in the NFL.
Steelers cornerback William Gay knows that being a good, open communicator on the field can push Pittsburgh to perform better as players. Gay’s refreshing communication off the field regarding the Ray Rice domestic violence issue has conversation about the NFL and players going in a new direction.
Roethlisberger says the offense made a couple of mistakes on offense in second half that stalled drives and made it look worse than it was.
In his teleconference with the Baltimore media, Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin joked about last year’s gaffe which found him in the field of play during a Jacoby Jones kickoff return and subsequently cost the Ravens a touchdown.
Days before arguably the biggest rivalry in the NFL, the Ravens are trying to focus on a game with the Steelers. Not the mess their former tailback caused off of it.
The Pittsburgh Steelers (1-0) will face the Baltimore Ravens (0-1) at M&T Bank Stadium during Thursday Night Football on Sept. 11, 2014. Both teams need to make quick improvements to areas, mainly on defense, that could decide their fate in the AFC North rivalry game.
Steelers Cornerback William Gay is all too familiar with domestic violence as he lost his own mother due to domestic violence when he was just 7-years-old. Today, Gay spoke out in the Steelers lockeroom about the latest Ray Rice video that has surfaced and his thoughts on the situation.
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin singled out three players for their performance during week one and also said they must be better in week two if they want to win at Baltimore Thursday night.
The Steelers poor start last year was mirrored by the start from its quarterback. Ben Roethlisberger threw 5 interceptions and was sacked 15 times in the first 4 games, all losses. That has been talked about with this team,“We always want to start fast,” Roethlisberger said.
Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second.