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Ben Roethlisberger on People Overlooking the Steelers: “I Like Being the Hunter”

Friday, April 19th, 2013

The Steelers are getting older. They are coming off a season where they missed the playoffs, and they had two key losses (Mike Wallace and James Harrison) this offseason. Many people are starting to wonder whether this is the year when it all catches up to Pittsburgh. Not as long ...

Antonio Brown Says Bringing Back Emmanuel Sanders was a Great Decision by the Steelers

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

Last year the Pittsburgh Steelers went 8-8 and missed the playoffs. This offseason, Pittsburgh has suffered two key losses which could prevent a return to postseason play. James Harrison, who led the team in sacks with six, was released to help the salary-cap situation. And wide receiver Mike Wallace took ...

Charlie Batch Defends LaMarr Woodley, Says he Expects to Return for Another Season in Pittsburgh

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

The usually quiet, disciplined Pittsburgh Steelers have been embroiled in some New York Jets-style controversy of late, with an anonymous source essentially calling pass-rushing star LaMarr Woodley lazy. Charlie Batch is one of the most experienced members of the roster, and so it makes sense to get a take on ...

Antonio Brown: There’s Some Awkwardness that I Got a New Contract and Mike Wallace Didn’t

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Antonio Brown and Mike Wallace complemented each other well as the Pittsburgh Steelers put together one of the NFL's better receiving tandems over the past two seasons. Now with free agency looming in a few weeks, it appears that Mike Wallace may be heading elsewhere. This is life in a salary-cap ...

Isaac Redman on Tomlin Going with the Hot Hand at RB: “If he calls my number then I’m going to be prepared”

Friday, November 9th, 2012

After getting off to a slow start this season, the Pittsburgh Steelers look like they are hitting their stride during this three game winning streak. It's no surprise but the common denominator in all three victories has been a strong running game. In two of three games, Jonathan Dwyer went ...

Giants QB Eli Manning: “It’s Good To Get This Little Reality Check”

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

The New York Giants had their four-game winning streak snapped on Sunday after giving up a double-digit fourth-quarter lead. Big Blue hasn't played their best football since their convincing win over the San Francisco 49ers a few weeks ago. They were able to overcome the Washington Redskins with a late ...

Ben Roethlisberger: “It Doesn’t Do You Any Good To Be Hot In The Beginning Of The Year”

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers have been in survival mode for much of the 2012 season thus far. Roethlisberger and the offense have been adjusting to drastic changes under a new coordinator and injuries have hit the team hard on both sides of the ball. But Roethlisberger has been here ...

DeAngelo Hall On His Ejection: “Me And The Ref [Were] Equally At Fault”

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

To say that Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall has a history of undisciplined play would be an understatement. Hall added another lowlight to his reel on Sunday for an incident involving an official late in a loss at Pittsburgh after what he called a "cheap shot," from Steelers receiver Emmanuel ...

Jonathan Dwyer Atones For Prior Mistakes, Steps Up In Career-High Performance Against Cincinnati

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Back in late September, NFL fans remember the name Jonathan Dwyer as the running back whose costly fourth-quarter fumble in Oakland cost the Pittsburgh Steelers a football game. In the first week of October against Philadelphia, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin decided to send Dwyer a message by not only benching ...

Matt Hasselbeck Regrets the Way He Handled Rocky Offseason

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Matt Hasselbeck has had quite the ride of late. He came close to being replaced by Peyton Manning in the offseason, survived that, and then was replaced by Jake Locker in training camp. But with a 1-4 start under their belt and Locker hurt, Hasselbeck led the Titans to a ...