A playoff atmosphere has given the Pittsburgh Steelers a feeling of urgency in practice this week. While several Steelers players are listed as probable for Sunday’s game, it is the defensive backfield that is being watched closely.
Steelers insider Ed Bouchette chats cornerbacks, defense, injuries, and Rashard Mendenhall with Vinnie &Cook.
The Pittsburgh Steelers (7-6) and the Dallas Cowboys (7-6) will face each other at Dallas Cowboys Stadium on Sunday. Both teams are looking for a playoff berth. Getting through Dallas is the first stop on the Steelers’ three-game stand in which many feel is a must win situation. Friday’s final injury report and fantasy outlook is now available.
The Fan Morning Show’s Jim Colony and Gregg Giannotti made their way down to the South Side this week to chat with a a number of Steelers players.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — On an already unfortunate day, it’s somewhat fitting safety Troy Polamalu hinted he may have suffered yet another lower-body injury, though he made no suggestion it was a serious one.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The last time the San Diego Chargers visited Heinz Field, they were humbled in a 2008 playoff contest en route to the Steelers’ sixth world championship, and, several weeks prior, the Steelers beat them in unconventional 11-8 fashion, highlighted by the play of Troy Polamalu.
Ike Taylor and LaMarr Woodley may be out for the Pittsburgh Steelers (7-5) when they host the San Diego Chargers (4-8) at Heinz Field Sunday, but the return of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to the field and players returning from injury lists puts the Steelers in great position to win the game. Everyone is feeling that the timing is just right.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Steelers will begin their final push for the post-season Sunday at Heinz Field. With just four games left in the regular season, they’re in playoff position but they need to keep […]
The Pittsburgh Steelers (7-5) will host the San Diego Chargers (4-8) at Heinz Field Sunday. Kickoff is scheduled for 1 p.m. EST. Although the Chargers have struggled this season, the Steelers understand the challenges they face this weekend. Find out how the Chargers stack up.
Steelers Defensive End Ziggy Hood joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93-7 The FAN to discuss the Steelers late season playoff push, and how getting healthy is playing a large role in those efforts.
Wednesday’s practice for the Pittsburgh Steelers was a testing ground for quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. While head coach Mike Tomlin hasn’t said that Roethlisberger will make the start against the San Diego Chargers, the team is preparing with the understanding that it doesn’t matter who the quarterback is and they must improve. Read the full practice report and find out who will be stepping into rolls left vacant by injured Steelers.
The Pittsburgh Steelers saved their best for last in an emotional win in the final seconds of the game at M&T Stadium against the Baltimore Ravens. Kicker Shaun Suisham beat the 20-20 tie at the end of the fourth quarter to put the Steelers up 23-20 with no time left in the game.
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.
While the Pittsburgh Steelers have slipped to 6-5 on the season, the Baltimore Ravens are atop the AFC North at 9-2. Both teams know each other well, which will certainly make the game entertaining. With hopeful news of Antonio Brown’s return and the possible return of Troy Polamalu, it makes the opponent profile that much more interesting.
News of moves and player statuses showed on Wednesday that the Pittsburgh Steelers (6-5) are not focusing on the past in their preparation and practice sessions for their second meeting in three weeks with the Baltimore Ravens (9-2).