Joe Thomas fought back tears. While center Alex Mack, his good buddy and fellow offensive lineman, was carted off the field with a broken leg, Thomas was overcome with emotion.
There’s rock bottom.
The Pittsburgh Steelers will travel to Cleveland to face the Browns on Sunday in week six of the 2014 NFL Season. Pittsburgh will be without Ryan Shazier, Shamarko Thomas and Ike Taylor.
Former NFL Quarterback and current NFL on CBS Analyst Rich Gannon joined the Starkey and Mueller show and had a number of questions about how the Steelers offense works when in the redzone after being told Ben Roethlisberger claimed he called the redzone plays against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
An officiating crew was again on hand for practice Wednesday afternoon when the Steelers began their on-field preparations for Sunday’s game in Cleveland. It’s the second week in a row that Mike Tomlin has had officials oversee practice. The Steelers were penalized seven times against Jacksonville and continue to be the NFL’s most penalized team through five games.
In his weekly press conference, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin recapped the teams victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars, previewed their upcoming matchup with the Cleveland Browns and of course addressed the play call at the end of the Jacksonville game that was designed to extend wide receiver Antonio Brown’s record of 21 consecutive games with at least 5 catches and 50 yards.
Steelers guard Ramon Foster joined “The Fan Morning Show” Tuesday with the team set to face the Browns in Cleveland on Sunday.
The Pittsburgh Steelers move to 3-2 on the season after the defense keeps them in the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Jacksonville falls to 0-5. The Steelers won, 17-9.
Less than a week after Mike Tomlin spoke at his Tuesday media gathering about discipline, and after the head coach seemed to not take kindly to the notion — even indicating his race was a factor — that he was a player’s coach, Tomlin got walked all over on Sunday by a couple of his guys.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are a 2-2 team and fans are asking the hard questions as to just how inconsistent play keeps getting excused instead of corrected. The Steelers come under fire ahead of week five.
Mike Tomlin said they are fortunate to be .500 at this point as the Steelers head coach said they are bringing in officials during practice this week to aid in cutting down penalties. Tomlin said it’s the pre-snap penalties that really bother him, but they can also improve in all areas.
No one likes fun more than me. Well, maybe except Antonio Brown. Dance, dance, dance. Have your fun, go crazy and go wild — until it costs your team. That’s what happened, again, on Sunday […]
The Pittsburgh Steelers came off of a successful week three against the Carolina Panthers to lose to the 0-3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a game that was a disaster in the making in week four.
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.
Roethlisberger said they took advantage of another opportunity to show the real Steelers team in front of a national audience.