Steelers News

Steelers vs Bengals Week 17 Inactives

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now announced their seven inactive players for their Week 17 Sunday night game against the Cincinnati Bengals and once again the team will be without two of their veteran defensive players. Safety Troy Polamalu (knee) and cornerback Ike Taylor (shoulder, forearm) are both in inactive once again this week. Taylor hasnt…


Steelers To Play Ravens Or Colts In Wild Card Round

The Baltimore Ravens clinched the final open playoff spot in the AFC Sunday by beating the Cleveland Browns 20-10 at M&T Bank Stadium. With the Ravens now in, that means that the Pittsburgh Steelers will play either them or Indianapolis Colts next weekend in one of the two AFC Wild Card…



Former Steelers CB Deshea Townsend Named MSU’s Interim Defensive Coordinator For Orange Bowl

According to Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen, former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Deshea Townsend will take over the defensive play-calling duties for the Bulldogs when the team plays Georgia Tech Wednesday in the Orange Bowl. Townsend, who had been coaching the Bulldogs cornerbacks, will fill in for former Mississippi State defensive…


Browns Suspend WR Josh Gordon For Season Finale Against Ravens

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon won’t play Sunday in the season finale against the Baltimore Ravens after being suspended Saturday and many are now wondering if the Baylor product has played his final game with the team that selected him in the 2012 supplemental draft. Gordon, who was reportedly…



Report: Chiefs DT Vance Walker Fined $8,268 For Leg-Whipping Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger

Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Vance Walker had his paycheck docked this week as the league reportedly fined him $8,268 for leg whipping Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger this past Sunday, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Vance Walker of the Chiefs was fined $ 8268 for leg whipping Roethlisberger —…



Steelers Injury Report: Polamalu, Taylor, Palmer All End Week As Questionable

According to the Friday injury report, it’s possible that the Pittsburgh Steelers might get a few defensive players back Sunday night for their regular-season finale against the Cincinnati Bengals. Safety Troy Polamalu (knee) and cornerback Ike Taylor (shoulder, forearm) end the week listed as questionable. Both players missed the game…


Chiefs QB Alex Smith Out Against Chargers With Lacerated Spleen

The game this coming Sunday between the San Diego Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs just got a little more interesting as its now being reported that Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith will miss the game with a lacerated spleen. Chase Daniel will start in Smith’s place against the Chargers, who can clinch…


Steelers DE Cameron Heyward Wins The Chief Award For 2014

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward was named Friday as the 2014 recipient of the annual Pro Football Writers’ “The Chief Award”, for his cooperation with local media. “The Chief Award,” established in honor of Steelers’ founder, Arthur J. Rooney, Sr. and presented annually to the member of the Steelers’…



Bengals Injury Report: Several Players Still Sidelined Thursday By Flu Bug

The Cincinnati Bengals practiced on Christmas day and it appears as though the flu bug is continuing to make its way around the locker room. Not practicing Thursday were linebacker Chris Carter (knee), safety Reggie Nelson (illness), cornerback Terence Newman (illness), kicker Mike Nugent (illness) and tackle Andrew Whitworth (not…