Posts Tagged ‘Emmanuel Sanders’

NFL Hands Down One Game Suspension to Ravens Safety Ed Reed

Baltimore safety Ed Reed has been hit with a one-game suspension without pay for repeated violations of the rule prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of defenseless players. The suspension was passed down by NFL Vice President of Football Operations Merton Hanks. Reed may not practice this week nor play in the Ravens’ […]

NFL Fines Steelers and WR Sanders $50,000 for Faking an Injury vs Bengals

A “fake” injury has cost the Steelers as well as wide out Emmanuel Sanders. The NFL has fined both the Steelers and Sanders a whopping $50,000 for faking an injury in an October 21st game against the Cincinnati Bengals. The Steelers were fined $35,000 and Sanders $15,000 by the league for the incident, which occurred […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Pittsburgh Rallies for 24-20 Win Over Giants

Distractions, injuries, and a 10-point second half deficit could not stop the Steelers Sunday vs the Giants, as the black and gold won their third straight, topping New York 24-20. Isaac Redman, filling in for the injured Jonathan Dwyer and Rashard Mendenhall, put the Steelers up for good with a TD late in the fourth […]

NFL Officials to Speak to Steelers WR Sanders Over “Cramps” in Win Over Bengals

It seemed a little fishy when it happened, and now the NFL wants to talk to Steelers WR Emmanuel Sanders about it. The incident – the reported “leg cramps” that sent Sanders to the ground in Cincinnati two Sunday nights ago when the Steelers rallied from 11 down to beat the Bengals 24-17. Sanders confirmed […]

Pittsburgh to Face Holdouts from WR’s Brown and Sanders in 2013?

The spring holdout of Mike Wallace could be nothing compared to the potential absences at wide receiver a year from now when both Antonio Brown and Emmanuel Sanders find themselves in the same situation as restricted free agents. Wallace may be paving the way for the duo in his struggles to negotiate a long-term contract […]

Arians Says WR Sanders Will be Back For KC Game Sunday Night

Offensive coordinator Bruce Arians said WR Emmanuel Sanders will return to the lineup in Week 12 against Kansas City. Sanders has missed the past two games due to a knee scope. “He’s not exactly where he was, but I think he will be by Sunday night,” Arians said. “I think we’re most explosive with him […]

Woodley Ruled Out for Sunday’s Matchup in Cincinnati

The Steelers have ruled linebacker LaMarr Woodley out for a second consecutive game with a hamstring injury. Woodley earned AFC Defensive Player of the Month honors in October after recording 25 tackles, 7.5 quarterback sacks and an interception in five games, most of which coming after fellow outside linebacker James Harrison went down with an […]

Steelers-Bengals Wednesday Injury Report

Pittsburgh Did not participate: WR Arnaz Battle (hamstring), WR Jerricho Cotchery (knee), S Troy Polamalu (rib), WR Emmanuel Sanders (knee), LB Stevenson Sylvester (knee), LB LaMarr Woodley (hamstring) Full participation: LB James Farrior (calf), C/G Doug Legursky (toe), WR Hines Ward (head) Cincinnati Did not participate: CB Nate Clements (knee), S Chris Crocker (knee), DE […]