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Report: Antonio Brown To Remain Team’s Punt Returner Against Jaguars

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown returned punts for the first time this season in the team’s Week 4 road win over the Baltimore Ravens and he’ll apparently continue doing so Sunday at Heinz Field against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Brown said on Friday that he’ll return punts against the Jaguars,…



Steelers’ Special Teams Ranked 27th By Pro Football Focus

During the first couple of weeks of the regular season, the Pittsburgh Steelers looked pretty solid, overall, on special teams. Since then? Not so good. They had some momentum-swinging moments go their way in the first two games, but those plays reversed course in the two games since, hurting them…


Jaguars 2017 Week 5 Injury Report: Lee Sits Out Again On Thursday

The Jacksonville Jaguars have now wrapped up their Thursday practice ahead of their Sunday road game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and judging by their daily injury report, it looks like two of their players are in jeopardy of missing that contest. Not practicing on Thursday for the Jaguars were wide receiver Marqise Lee (ribs) and linebacker Lerentee McCray (knee)….



Steelers 2017 Week 5 Injury Report: Gilbert Sits Out Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now released their Thursday injury report ahead of Sunday’s home game against the Jacksonville Jaguars and only one player is listed on it as not practicing earlier in the day. Sitting out Thursday’s practice after practicing fully on Wednesday was starting right tackle Marcus Gilbert (hamstring)…


Chuck Noll Foundation For Brain Research Begins Grant Cycle

I don’t think that there is another team in the league that has had a more personal and direct involvement in the discussion surrounding concussions over the course of the past few decades than have been the Pittsburgh Steelers. It was the discovery of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in the…



Jaguars 2017 Week 5 Injury Report: 12 Players Listed On Wednesday

The Jacksonville Jaguars will play the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday at Heinz Field and their first injury report of the week that was released on Wednesday has 12 players listed on it. Not practicing on Wednesday for the Jaguars were wide receiver Marqise Lee (ribs), safety Jarrod Wilson (shoulder) and center Brandon…



Antonio Brown Apologizes Publicly For Being A Distraction

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown made a little bit of a scene during his team’s Sunday road win over the Baltimore Ravens and since then his mini sideline temper tantrum has become one of the top stories in the NFL. On Wednesday, Brown took to Twitter to apologize for…


Work Ethic The One Constant In Chris Hoke’s Career

I think that great defenses—great teams in general—are made up of people like Chris Hoke. I say people, rather than players, because Hoke brought a lot to the table outside of what he delivered on the field for the Pittsburgh Steelers as well. Considering the fact that he only started…


Steelers DE Cameron Heyward Named AFC Defensive Player Of The Week

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward turned in a solid performance in the team’s 26-9 road win over the Baltimore Ravens and on Wednesday he was named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for Week 4 for his efforts. https://twitter.com/RLiuNFL/status/915569711643086852 Heyward registered two sacks a forced fumble and a…