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Steelers Injury Report: Gilbert, McLendon Both Limited Wednesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers continue to prepare for their Sunday game at Heinz Field against the New Orleans Saints and the first official injury report of the week has now been released. Not practicing Wednesday were wide receiver Martavis Bryant (illness), safety Troy Polamalu (not injury related), tight end Heath Miller (not injury related) and defensive […]

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Steelers Antonio Brown, Le’Veon Bell Still Remain Among Top 10 Pro Bowl Vote-Getters

You still have three weeks left to vote for players that you think deserve to go to the 2015 Pro Bowl this season and  the latest update that was released Wednesday shows that several Pittsburgh Steelers have a good chance of making it. With 344,629 votes so far, Antonio Brown leads all NFL wide receivers […]

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Steelers Injury Report: Steve McLendon Questionable For Sunday, Cortez Allen Dealing With Broken Thumb

The Pittsburgh Steelers look to get several injured players back this week for their Sunday home game against the New Orleans Saints and head coach Mike Tomlin updated the status of the team from a health standpoint during his Tuesday press conference. Tomlin said that safety Troy Polamalu (knee) practiced Monday as he looks to […]

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Report: Saints DT Brodrick Bunkley To Miss Steelers Game With Torn Quad

When the New Orleans Saints play the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday at Heinz Field they will be without the services of starting defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley. According to a report by Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Bunkley is believed to have suffered a torn quad in the first quarter of the Monday night loss to […]

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Steelers Open As Three-Point Home Favorites Over Saints

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the 4-7 New Orleans Saints Sunday at Heinz Field and they open Week 13 as three-point home favorites. The Saints enter Sunday’s game against the Steelers having lost three straight in which they have allowed a total of 545 yards rushing. According to the current weather forecast at the time […]

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Bruce Arians Says Josh Mauro Would’ve Got A Game Ball Had Team Won Sunday

Two weeks ago, undrafted rookie defensive end Josh Mauro was a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers practice squad. On Sunday, Mauro made his first career start at defensive tackle with the Arizona Cardinals and according to head coach Bruce Arians, the Stanford product played extremely well. “Josh Mauro would have got a game ball if […]

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Steelers Injury Report: Shazier, Polamalu, Thomas All Back Practicing On Monday

The Pittsburgh Steelers were back practicing on Monday after being off last week for their bye and it looks most of the injured players will indeed make it back for the home game Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. According to Teresa Varley of steelers.com, linebacker Ryan Shazier, safety Troy Polamalu and safety Shamarko Thomas were all back […]

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Steelers CB Ike Taylor Gets Green Light To Return

The Pittsburgh Steelers will have veteran cornerback Ike Taylor back for their Sunday home game against the New Orleans Saints as he was given the green light by the doctors after visiting with them on Monday. Ike Taylor says he's got the green light to practice but he "doesn't want to do anything stupid" and […]

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Steelers LB Jarvis Jones Cleared To Resume Practicing Again

The Pittsburgh Steelers have started the process of getting injured linebacker Jarvis Jones back on the field again as the former first-round draft pick has been cleared to resume practicing again. According to Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest, Jones, who has been sidelined since Week 3 with a wrist injury, will practice with the team […]

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Steelers Sign DE Joe Kruger To Their Practice Squad To Replace DE Nick Williams

The Pittsburgh Steelers have already filled the open spot on their practice squad as the team announced Monday morning that they have signed defensive end Joe Kruger to their ten-man unit. Kruger, the younger brother of Cleveland Browns outside linebacker Paul Kruger, was originally drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the seventh-round of 2013 NFL […]

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Steelers To Wear 40th Anniversary Patch Against Saints

The Pittsburgh Steelers won their first of six championships in Super Bowl IX with a 16-6 win over the Minnesota Vikings in New Orleans and they will commemorate that event this coming Sunday at Heinz Field. The Steelers will wear a  patch on their jerseys Sunday in the game against the New Orleans Saints to […]

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Report: Chiefs To Sign DE Nick Williams Off Of Steelers Practice Squad

It sounds like the Pittsburgh Steelers will lose another defensive player off of their practice squad on Tuesday. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Kansas City Chiefs will sign defensive end Nick Williams off of the Steelers practice squad on Tuesday. #Chiefs are planning to sign DL Nick Williams off #Steelers practice […]

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LeGarrette Blount Says Sunday TD Dance Was A Tribute To Antonio Brown

After running back LeGarrette Blount scored his first of two touchdowns Sunday in the New England Patriots 34-9 win over the Detroit Lions, he imitated the touchdown celebration that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown does whenever he scores. After the game, Blount said he was not mocking his former teammate by imitating his scoring […]

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LeGarrette Blount Runs For 78 Yards, 2 TDs In First Game Back With Patriots

If things go well for New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount for the remainder of the year, he will likely be just one of a few players to play in 17 regular-season games in 2014. In his first game back in a Patriots uniform following him being waived Tuesday by the Pittsburgh Steelers, Blount […]

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Bengals Remain In First In AFC North With Sunday Road Win Over Texans

The Cincinnati Bengals will remain atop the AFC North division heading into Week 12 as they beat the Houston Texans 22-13 Sunday afternoon at NRG Stadium. Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton was 24-of-35 passing for 233 yards in the win and wide receiver A.J. Green caught 12 of those passes for 121 yards. Had the Bengals […]

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Re-sodding Of Heinz Field Underway Following Busy Weekend

Now that all of the high school and college football games have been played this weekend at Heinz Field, the playing surface is now being re-sodded ahead of the Pittsburgh Steelers game a week from Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. On Friday, eight teams played for a WPIAL Championship and on Saturday the University […]

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BioRhythm Names Steelers WR Antonio Brown As Newest Spokesman

According to David Lariviere of Forbes.com, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has signed an endorsement deal with BioRhythm, the sports supplement company announced Thursday in a press release. “We are excited to welcome Antonio to our team, he exemplifies the kind of skilled athlete with a strong personal character that we want to be […]

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Steelers Enter Their Bye Weekend As 5th Seed In AFC

The Pittsburgh Steelers are on a bye this week, but they’ve managed to move up to the fifth seed in the AFC thanks to the Oakland Raiders beating the Kansas City Chiefs Thursday night. The Steelers and Chiefs currently have identical 7-4 records, but the Steelers are now the higher seed entering the weekend thanks […]

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LeGarrette Blount Thanks Steelers; Apologizes To Former Teammates, Fans

Several hours after signing with the New England Patriots on Thursday, running back LeGarrette Blount took to Twitter to thank the Pittsburgh Steelers organization and wish his former teammates well. Blount also apologized for the way things ended with the Steelers. Blount, who walked off the field Monday night before the game against the Tennessee […]

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Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell Named FedEx NFL Ground Player Of The Week For Week 11

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell didn’t win the AFC Offensive Player of the Week award for Week 11 after his career-high performance Monday night in the win over the Tennessee Titans, but on Thursday it was announced that he has been voted the FedEx NFL Ground Player of the Week. Bell, who rushed for […]

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Steelers Holding Out Hope That Injured LB Jarvis Jones Will Play Again This Season

Even though he’s eligible to do so, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jarvis Jones still hasn’t been cleared to begin practicing again as he continues to rehab the wrist injury that he suffered way back in Week 3 against the Carolina Panthers. With only five games now remaining in the regular season, Steelers linebackers coach Keith Butler […]

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Report: Heinz Field Could Possibly Host Jets-Bills Game Monday Night

With it looking like Ralph Wilson Stadium will be deemed unplayable this weekend for the Sunday game between the New York Jets and the Buffalo Bills due to inclement weather, the league is considering playing the game at an alternate location Monday night. One of those alternate location options reportedly is Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. […]

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Report: Steelers NT Steve McLendon Not Sure He’ll Be Back For Saints Game

While it’s looking like the Pittsburgh Steelers might get cornerback Ike Taylor, safety Troy Polamalu and linebacker Ryan Shazier back on the field for their post-bye week game at home against the New Orleans Saints, it sounds like nose tackle Steve McLendon still might not be ready to return from the shoulder injury that has […]

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Steelers S Troy Polamalu Believes He’ll Be Back For Saints Game

Barring any setbacks over the course of the next eight or nine days, it is indeed looking like the Pittsburgh Steelers will get safety Troy Polamalu back for their home game against the New Orleans Saints after the bye. “I believe if the game was this weekend, I’d be able to play. But everything has gone well […]

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Report: RB LeGarrette Blount Set To Sign With Patriots

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount cleared waivers Wednesday and on Thursday he will sign with the New England Patriots, according to Josina Anderson of ESPN. Source: RB LeGarrette Blount is currently at the #Patriots facility. He is expected to sign with the team. — Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) November 20, 2014 Blount is expected […]

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No Waiver Claims Put In For Former Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount

On Tuesday the Pittsburgh Steelers waived disgruntled running back LeGarrette Blount less than 24 hours after he decided to walk off of the field prior to the game ending Monday night against the Tennessee Titans and according to reports, no team decided he was worth claiming off of waivers. Former Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount went […]

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