Ike Taylor, Ryan Shazier, Troy Polamalu, Shamarko Thomas and Jarvis Jones all returned to practice on Monday.
The Pittsburgh Steelers (7-4) will come out of their ‘bye’ week in good position to earn a spot to truly contend for the NFL post-season for the first time in three years.
In his weekly “VESLA 360 Injury Report” exclusively on 937thefan.com, former Pittsburgh Pirates trainer Frank Velasquez examines the Steelers’ Week 8 injury report.
In his weekly “VESLA 360 Injury Report” exclusively here on 937thefan.com, former Pittsburgh Pirates trainer Frank Vesla takes a look at the Steelers Week 4 Injury Report.
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.
The Steelers began their on-field preparations for Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and James Harrison took part after signing with the team on Tuesday. The 36 year old linebacker said it may take him three to four weeks to get into “game shape.”
With injuries to Jarvis Jones and Ryan Shazier, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach will give the start at right outside linebacker against Tampa Bay to Arthur Moats despite signing of James Harrison.
After 11 seasons in the NFL, James Harrison decided to retire on September 5th. After just 18-days, that retirement didn’t last long.
The Pittsburgh Steelers’ next opponent will be the 0-3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers who are coming off a 56-14 loss to the Atlanta Falcons under head coach Lovie Smith. Pittsburgh will host the Buccaneers at Heinz Field, Sunday.
The Pittsburgh Steelers got back on track Sunday night with win over the Carolina Panthers. However, they paid a significant price.
The Pittsburgh Steelers entered Sunday night’s game against the Carolina Panthers having gone eight quarters of regular season football without a defensive turnover. A strip-sack by Jarvis Jones re-energized the Steelers who won handily, 27-19
The Steelers dealt with news of Ray Rice head-on, having to play in Baltimore last Thursday night. Since that time, Minnesota benched star running back Adrian Peterson for an indictment for “reckless or negligent injury to a child”-his 4-year-old son who he hit with a switch. Carolina’s Greg Hardy was also benched for domestic abuse charges.
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.
After a stunning first half scorching of the Cleveland Browns, the Pittsburgh Steelers came out after halftime and had to play tough, fundamental football in order to set up a game-winning field goal for Shaun Suisham. Overall, the Steelers open the 2014 NFL regular season with a favorable game grade in week one.
With the 2014-2015 NFL season about to get underway, Elliot Harrison of NFL.com took a look at the best and worst case scenarios for all 32 NFL teams.