Byron Leftwich

Byron Leftwich

Leftwich, Steelers Not Opportunistic Enough

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — There was a definite aura of solidarity in the Steelers’ locker room entering Sunday, but Byron Leftwich couldn’t deliver in lieu of Ben Roethlisberger as the Steelers fell, 13-10, to […]

93-7 The Fan–11/19/2012

Mike Tomlin

Tomlin Breaks Down Offensive, Special Teams Misfortunes

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Considering his famous mantra, “the standard is the standard,” head coach Mike Tomlin offered a pretty even-handed assessment of the play of Byron Leftwich, perhaps knowing the size of the cleats the backup QB had to fill Sunday night.

93-7 The Fan–11/19/2012

PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 24: Rashard Mendenhall #34 of the Pittsburgh Steelers carries the ball against the St. Louis Rams during the game on December 24, 2011 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Steelers won 27-0. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Steelers ‘Next Man Up’ Comes Into Play Against Rival Ravens

When the Pittsburgh Steelers host the Baltimore Ravens Sunday Night, sparks are sure to fly. A highly anticipated AFC North Division Rivalry, the game is sure to be hotly contested. While the Steelers will be without Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown, they get back Rashard Mendenhall. Read the injury report and see which player is saying what about the big game at Heinz Field.

11/17/2012

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Former Ravens’ Wide Receiver Qadry Ismail Talks Rivalry With Steelers

Former Raven and current team analyst Qadry Ismail joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on SportsRadio 93-7 The FAN to talk about just how big of a rivalry this weekend’s match-up between the Steelers and Baltimore really is.

11/16/2012

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Steelers And Ravens Headed For Critical Divisional Matchup

The 6-3 Pittsburgh Steelers will face the 7-2 Baltimore Ravens in an AFC North Division rivalry on Sunday. With Byron Leftwich starting and Ray Lewis missing, the challenge for both teams is to finish strong. The opponent profile is an interesting mix of soundbites from the Ravens.

11/16/2012

Pat Bostick

Pitt Analyst Pat Bostick Breaks Down Pitt-UConn

Pitt Analyst and former Quarterback Pat Bostick joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93.7 The FAN love in-studio to talk about what happened to Pitt football last week in East Hartford, Connecticut as they got beat by the UCONN Huskies.

11/15/2012

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Roethlisberger Out As Steelers Get Ready To Face Ravens

Ben Roethlisberger didn’t participate in practice and will be out for the game against the Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field. Enter Byron Leftwich as the starting quarterback. With a short practice week, the Steelers are focused on getting Leftwich more reps and finding ways to control the game.

11/15/2012

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Roethlisberger Out Indefinitely With Rare Rib Injury

Before practice, Ben Roethlisberger spoke with the media and revealed that he is dealing with a rare rib injury that could potentially be fatal if he were to be hit the wrong way.

11/14/2012

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Steelers: Leftwich To Start Against Ravens

A day after it was revealed that Ben Roethlisberger had suffered a sprained shoulder, the Steelers have announced he will not play this weekend.

11/14/2012

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Steelers Secure 16-13 Overtime Win Despite Sloppy Play Against Chiefs

In their Monday Night Football matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs, the Pittsburgh Steelers looked distracted and unfocused. Saving the game was Lawrence Timmons as he grabbed a Matt Cassel toss during the overtime period to set up the game winning field goal. Leaving the field of play 16-13 counts as a win, but if quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is seriously injured, the Steelers may be on the road to further misery.

11/13/2012

Byron Leftwich

Leftwich May Lead Steelers Down Seldom-Traveled Road

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Ben Roethlisberger is notorious for playing through pain, but during a wet, sloppy Monday night contest at Heinz Field that ended in a 16-13 overtime win for the hosts, backup quarterback Byron Leftwich knew there was no joking about the severity of Ben’s right shoulder sprain.

93-7 The Fan–11/13/2012

Mike Tomlin

Tight-Lipped Tomlin Won’t Speculate On Ben’s Injury

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Despite paying, potentially, a very hefty price for a decidedly sloppy win on Monday night, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin would not comment in great detail about what was deemed a right shoulder sprain for Ben Roethlisberger.

93-7 The Fan–11/13/2012

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Steelers Pull Out 16-13 OT Win Over Chiefs

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pittsburgh Steelers escaped with a victory. The health of their franchise quarterback is another matter entirely.

11/13/2012

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Roethlisberger Leaves Game Against Chiefs With Injury

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has left Monday night’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs with a right shoulder injury.

11/12/2012

Healthy Leftwich No Longer Eyeing Pittsburgh Exit

Leftwich however knows it will take more than a bruise to keep Roethlisberger – whose tolerance for playing through pain is well-documented – off the field. If it happens, though, he’s ready.

93-7 The Fan–08/16/2012

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