It is Week 13 in the NFL season and for the first time the Steelers first round pick will be dressed and active for a game. Let’s meet him.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Just as the Steelers began to see the door swing closed on their season, a window of hope has opened for several injured players who could bolster their playoff hopes in time for Week 13, including Ben Roethlisberger.
The Pittsburgh Steelers entered practice on Wednesday feeling the intensity in the atmosphere as Plaxico Burress and Brian Hoyer had their first full session with quarterback Charlie Batch at the helm. Focused on a win against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, the team is preparing for a competitive battle. David DeCastro returned for the first time since a preseason knee injury.
Hurricane Sandy has left a path of destruction and the status of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ game against the New York Giants in question. Regardless, Coach Tomlin has the team preparing for any eventuality.
Despite a slow 2-3 start for the Pittsburgh Steelers, the team is preparing for their AFC North matchup against the Cincinnati Bengals by asking active players to step up and making some roster changes to add depth to their lineup.
Pittsburgh Steelers starting Right Guard Ramon Foster talked with Joe Starkey of Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93.7 The FAN about heading back home this week as the Steelers play in his hometown of Tennessee.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Even with his surgically repaired right knee still on the mend, the Pittsburgh Steelers are finding ways to use rookie offensive guard David DeCastro.
The Steelers may need help from a number of new faces in the debut of Peyton Manning at Denver on Sunday night. The defensive will have the most to prove, with several key players either questionable, or already out.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Mike Wallace’s corner locker at the Steelers’ facility sat quietly, as neat as it has throughout training camp.
CBS NFL insider Jason La Canfora checks in with Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
For a total recap of the Steelers third preseason game, The Fan Morning Show spoke with 93.7 The Fan Steelers Insider, and Post-Gazette beat writer, Ed Bouchette.
Rookie right guard David DeCastro was injured in Saturday night’s 38-7 preseason victory over the Buffalo Bills and the prognosis is not good.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — After showing his displeasure toward the Pittsburgh sideline, Ben Roethlisberger then took out whatever frustrations he had on the Buffalo Bills’ defense in the Steelers’ 38-7 preseason victory on Saturday night.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Steelers rookie right guard David DeCastro was carted off the field after hurting his right knee early into Pittsburgh’s preseason game against the Buffalo Bills on Saturday night.
It may be hard to believe, but the Steelers first preseason game is just two days away. This year’s training camp has had a holdout by a key player, a huge contract for another — and we learned about an injury to Ben Roethlisberger.