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Game Rewind: Steelers vs Chargers Game Notes

Your weekly game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-20 win over the San Diego Chargers. First Half – Kick return unit. The front five: Vince Williams, Sean Spence, Ross Ventrone, Terence Garvin, Shamarko Thomas. Robert Golden right behind with Matt Spaeth, Will Johnson, and Roosevelt Nix forming the wedge. Jordan…


Series Of Forgotten Plays Led To Steelers Victory Monday Night

Thanks to the efforts of Le’Veon Bell and Mike Vick’s timely elevated play, the Pittsburgh Steelers were able to escape San Diego with a crucial 24-20 victory to improve to 3-2 on the season. While Markus Wheaton’s 72-yard touchdown reception and Bell’s one-yard walk-off romp were the highlights, several other,…


Quick Hits: Steelers Vs Chargers Winners/Losers

You still breathing, Steelers’ nation? WINNERS:  Le’Veon Bell: Hard not to start this list off with the guy who fought his way into the end zone to score the game-winning touchdown. Bell put on a sizzle reel of phenomenal runs tonight, capped by his dive into the end zone as time…


Saved By The Bell, Steelers Beat Chargers On Final Play Of Game

Last week against Baltimore, with the game on the line, the Pittsburgh Steelers coaches erred massively by not giving Le’Veon Bell the ball. This week, they wouldn’t even let anyone else touch it on the final play of the game. Facing a 1st-and-goal from the Chargers one-yard line down 20-17…


Steelers Vs. Chargers 2015 Week 5: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2015 Week 5 Pittsburgh Steelers (2-2) vs. San Diego Chargers (2-2) Kickoff: 8:30 p.m. ET Site: Qualcomm Stadium (71,500) • San Diego, Calif. Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: ESPN-TV (locally WTAE-TV, channel 4) Announcers: Mike Tirico (play-by-play), Jon Gruden (color analyst), Lisa Salters (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network…


Steelers vs. Chargers Injury Report: Four San Diego Players Ruled Out, Dunlap Doubtful

The San Diego Chargers will host the Pittsburgh Steelers Monday night and as expected, they’ll be without the services of several injured players. Ruled out for Monday night’s game after failing to practice again on Saturday are guard Orlando Franklin (ankle), wide receiver Steve Johnson (hamstring), cornerback Craig Mager (hamstring)…


Steelers vs. Chargers Injury Report: Dunlap, Franklin, Johnson, Mager Sit Again On Friday

The San Diego Chargers will host the Pittsburgh Steelers Monday night and judging by their Friday injury report, it appears as though they’ll likely be without several players for that contest. Not practicing again on Friday were tackle King Dunlap (concussion), guard Orlando Franklin (ankle), wide receiver Stevie Johnson (hamstring),…


San Diego Chargers’ Defensive Scouting Report

This year, Jon Ledyard and I will be collaborating our scouting reports. We’ll play to our strengths – he’ll be focusing on the individuals while I’ll be looking at overall scheme. These reports will be broken down into two articles, one for offense and one for defense. Our reports for…


Steelers vs. Chargers Injury Report: Six San Diego Players Sit Out Thursday

The San Diego Chargers have now released their first injury report ahead of Monday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and it includes several players. Not practicing on Thursday were tackle King Dunlap (concussion), guard Orlando Franklin (ankle), wide receiver Stevie Johnson (hamstring), wide receiver Jacoby Jones (ankle), cornerback Craig…


Steelers WR Markus Wheaton Expects To Practice Wednesday On Injured Ankle

Despite suffering an ankle injury in the second quarter of Thursday night’s loss to the Baltimore Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers third-year wide receiver Markus Wheaton believes he’ll be able to play Monday night against the San Diego Chargers. “I’m good, I’m good, should be able to go today,” Wheaton said Wednesday during…


Chargers Now 3-Point Favorites Over Visiting Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers will be back on the road again in week 5 as they’ll take their 2-2 record out west to play the 2-2 San Diego Chargers on Monday Night Football. The advance line for Monday night’s game was San Diego minus-6.5, but that quickly fell to 3-points. The…



2015 Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Offseason

We’ve shown you our series of mock draft simulations from Fanspeak.com. To start the week, we’ll take it one step further and mock an entire offseason. Fanspeak has let people like me nerd out, offering a “Managing the Cap” simulator in conjunction with Overthecap.com, a site dedicated to salary cap…



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Steelers Not In The Market For Rent-A-Corner

Despite reports that the Pittsburgh Steelers had legitimate interest in obtaining the services of former Pro Bowl cornerback Brandon Flowers, it never seemed very likely that anything would actually come of it, and yesterday he signed a one-year contract with the San Diego Chargers, making the discussion wholly irrelevant. ESPN…