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Pittsburgh Steelers End Season 8-8; Top Cleveland Browns 24-10

It wasn’t pretty, but then again, what really was in 2012? Nevertheless, the Steelers ended the season on a high note Sunday, beating the battered but frisky Cleveland Browns 24-10 at Heinz Field. The game featured a number of scuffles between the teams, and included Steelers C/G Doug Legursky taking a shot at Browns LB […]

Cleveland to Start Unknown QB Thad Lewis Sunday at Pittsburgh

Two seasons ago the Browns had to go with rookie QB Colt McCoy vs the Steelers in Pittsburgh in his first NFL start. Sunday, they will have to throw in an even more of an unknown vs the Steelers in the season finale. The Browns will start Thaddeus Lewis, this after head coach Pat Shurmur […]

Bengals Knock Pittsburgh Out of Postseason Hopes with 13-10 Win

A season filled with mistakes came to a head Sunday, as a pick thrown by Ben Roethlisberger with 14 seconds left followed up by an eventual Bengals field goal was enough for a Cincinnati 13-10 win at Heinz Field. The loss puts the Steelers at 7-8, and makes next weeks home finale vs the Cleveland […]

Dan Rooney Returning to Pittsburgh as Steelers Chariman

Dan Rooney is returning to his position as Steelers chairman, the position he held before becoming U.S. ambassador to Ireland in 2009. Rooney‘s title with the Steelers had been chairman emeritus while ambassador. Rooney resigned as ambassador on Friday after serving one term. That is often the case with posts involving non-career employees of the […]

Dallas Outlasts Pittsburgh 27-24 in OT

The Steelers seemed to have all in order Sunday, leading the Cowboys 24-17 and getting the ball back to possibly put the game away to get to 8-6. Instead, a team that has put the ball on the ground did it again, as Antonio Brown fumbled what looked to be a solid punt return, and […]

Pittsburgh Steelers Suspends RB Rashard Mendenhall for One Game

Running back Rashard Mendenhall might as well start looking around the league at other teams that need running backs, because he can write his ticket out of Pittsburgh. The back has been suspended for one game by the club for “conduct detrimental to the team.” Ed Bouchette says that “conduct” was not showing up to […]

San Diego Stuns the Steelers in Pittsburgh 34-24

They were out played, out coached, and maybe out of the playoffs after a game that no one could possibly have expected to go this way. The Steelers got Ben Roethlsiberger back, but instead of a homecoming that was welcomed, instead it was a nightmare as the Steelers were crushed by San Diego at Heinz […]

Darren Sharper Confirms Beef Between Mike Tomlin and John Harbaugh

If it wasn’t embarrassing enough seeing a. a 15-game home winning streak snapped b. a 12-game divisional streak snapped c. Ray Rice not touching the ball in the 4th quarter d. the Ravens going into halftime with all three of their timeouts (thus giving away an entire possession) e. the Ravens not letting the Steelers […]