Bengals Injury Report: QB Andy Dalton, TE Ryan Hewitt Both Sit Out Wednesday

The Cincinnati Bengals have now wrapped up their Wednesday practice ahead of Saturday’s AFC Wild Card game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and their initial injury report only includes three players listed on it. Not practicing Wednesday were quarterback Andy Dalton (thumb) and tight end Ryan Hewitt (knee) and both are…


Martavis Bryant: “It Was Good For Ben To Challenge Me”

Though it’s really become a bigger story than intended, Martavis Bryant addressed for the first time Ben Roethlisberger’s comments on him. “It was good for Ben to challenge me and I’m going to accept it,” he told reporters following practice today. “What he said was good for me and I…


Steelers Injury Report: As Expected, RB DeAngelo Williams Sits Out Wednesday

Outside of possibly being without their starting running back for Saturday’s Wild Card game against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Pittsburgh Steelers appear to be a healthy team heading into the postseason. On Wednesday, the Steelers released their first official injury report of the week and as expected, running back DeAngelo…


Steelers Cody Wallace Led All NFL Centers In Penalties In 2015

While Pittsburgh Steelers center Cody Wallace certainly filled in admirably this season for injured starter Maurkice Pouncey, he certainly had his issues over the course of the year and especially when it comes to penalties. In total, Wallace was flagged 13 times this season and that’s the most penalties for…


Steelers Hoping To Continue Success In Cincinnati

There’s no place like home. But Cincinnati is a close second. The Pittsburgh Steelers have owned the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium, going 5-1 since 2010. Needless to say, they’re looking to turn that five into a six Saturday night. The Steelers won in Cincinnati once already, beating the…



Heyward-Bey On Being In The Playoffs: “It’s A Blessing”

Darrius Heyward-Bey’s career arc hasn’t turned out like he hoped. The 7th overall pick of the Oakland Raiders in 2009, he wound up playing four mildly productive seasons. His team didn’t see much success either, never finishing above .500. But he’s carved out an important niche in Pittsburgh. And with…


Eyes On The Line: Steelers/Browns OL Breakdown

The Pittsburgh Steelers played with their season on the line last week against the Cleveland Browns. The Steelers, as we all remember I’m sure, needed a win as well as some help from the Buffalo Bills. Last time these two teams met each other the Steelers massacred the Browns through…


Steelers Harrison Believes Bengals Burfict Is Calculated, Not Out Of Control

Is Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict currently the most-hated player in the AFC North, even more so that Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison? While that might very well be the case, the latter doesn’t believe the on-the-field actions of the former represent a player who is out of control. “Everybody…


Roethlisberger Clears Air With Bryant Following Tuesday’s Public Challenge

After publicly calling out Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant on his weekly radio show Tuesday, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger let be known Wednesday morning that he has since talked personally with his teammate to explain his comments. “We talked yesterday,” Roethlisberger said, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. “I feel like…


Bengals Dunlap To Steelers Gilbert ‘He Wanted Us For Christmas, He Got It’

Even though Pittsburgh Steelers right tackle Marcus Gilbert is good friends with Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Carlos Dunlap after having played with him in college at Florida, it doesn’t mean that the two are immuned to getting caught up in the growing rivalry between their respective teams. Following the Steelers win over the Bengals on the road in Week…


Steelers Film Room: Ben Roethlisberger’s First INT

The hot news story from yesterday stemmed from Ben Roethlisberger’s comments on Martavis Bryant. In that, he gave some blame to Bryant on his first interception. “He didn’t push his depth and when he got in there, he saw the safety, and he kinda peeked at him. Instead of coming…


The Doctor Is In: Don’t Count DeAngelo Williams Out Just Yet

Is it his ankle?  Or his foot?  Either way, for Pittsburgh Steelers fans, it feels like déjà vu all over again, as Yogi Berra might say.  The Steelers once again head into the Wild Card round of the playoffs wondering if their talented starting running back will be able to…


Tomlin Says Bengals Offense Hasn’t Skipped A Beat With McCarron At QB

When the Pittsburgh Steelers travel to take on the Cincinnati Bengals on Saturday, the Bengals are expected to be without starter quarterback Andy Dalton. Even though he is expected to sit out of the Wild Card game, the Bengals will still have a more than capable quarterback with A.J. McCarron…


Markus Wheaton Finding Consistency Down Stretch

With Martavis Bryant either suspended or injured for the first five games of the season, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton resumed his place in the starting lineup, where he spent most of last year. In spite of that, the production did not come his way the way that many…