The Pittsburgh Steelers loaded up their injury report this week, but will only be without Ike Taylor and Ryan Shazier. Ramon Foster is questionable while Dri Archer returns against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Despite several players being placed on the injury report, the overall outlook for the Pittsburgh Steelers as they head into Thursday’s meeting with the Baltimore Ravens is healthy. That should equate to the continuation of a healthy AFC North rivalry.
You will see something you haven’t seen in 13 years Sunday at Heinz Field. As you ponder the possibilities, the answer is a rookie starting on defense. First round pick Ryan Shazier will begin at middle linebacker.
The Pittsburgh Steelers (5-7) are still fighting for playoff hopes as they host the Miami Dolphins (6-6) at Heinz Field on Sunday. With Roethlisberger and Tannehill squaring off as the field generals, only a few points may separate the two teams in the end.
After catching fire in the last few weeks, the Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the Baltimore Ravens by two points on Thanksgiving. Refining their play will require the Steelers to once more ask players, especially on the offensive line, to step up and focus on the Miami Dolphins this Sunday.
During one of the busiest times in the NFL, when teams face tough roster decisions, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been doing their own shuffling to create an effective roster in time for their home opener against the Tennessee Titans on September 8, 2013.