PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Steelers (0-1) need improvement across the board to hold their own next Monday night at Cincinnati against a Bengals (0-1) team picked by some to be the AFC flag-bearer in this year’s Super Bowl.
The Pittsburgh Steelers enter regular season play with tight end Heath Miller and rookie running back Le’Veon Bell at the top of the injury list. With only two Will Johnson and Jarvis Jones seeing limited practice this week, the Steelers look healthy for their meeting with the Tennessee Titans.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — According to a report by Alan Robinson of the Tribune-Review, Steelers Pro Bowl tight end Heath Miller will miss the first month of the regular season while he continues to recover from ACL/MCL surgery.
The Fan’s Jim Colony made his usual trip down to the South Side this week for the final time this season, catching up with Steelers’ running back Isaac Redman, wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery, and tight end David Paulson.
With Heath Miller out for the season finale against Cleveland it gives Steeler fans a chance to get to know rookie tight end David Paulson.
Despite news that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was able to participate in a limited capacity in practice this week, Pittsburgh Steelers fans will have to wait at least one more week to see him on the football field in action. News that wide receiver Antonio Brown and safety Troy Polamalu will return on Sunday has lifted the hopes of the Steelers faithful.
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.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are returning home to Heinz Field with a 3-3 record going into Week 8 of the NFL regular season. Their opponents, the Washington Redskins (3-4) may have tooled themselves to Robert Griffin III, but do they have what it takes to beat the Steelers at home?
The Pittsburgh Steelers (2-3) will be without five key players against the Cincinnati Bengals (3-3) in their first divisional game Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium. The Bengals are dealing with a rash of injuries of their own.
The third day of the 2012 NFL Draft got underway Saturday morning.