Posts Tagged ‘steelers’

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Practices in Full; Will Start Sunday vs Chargers

Things look just peachy when it comes to their star QB, Ben Roethlisberger, starting Sunday’s home game vs the reeling San Diego Chargers. Roethlisberger, who went down with what some felt could have been a year ending injury November 12th vs the Chiefs, went through a full practice Wednesday for the first time since he […]

Steelers Rally to Stun the Ravens in Baltimore 23-20

Still think Charlie Batch can’t get it done? Think again. Sunday in Baltimore, the Steelers, like an old prize fighter backed in the corner late in a fight, fought tooth and nail with a team that was supposed to dominate them, and in the end used a Shaun Suisham 42-yard field goal at the buzzer […]

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Has a Shot to Play Sunday; Batch the Starter for Now

Mike Tomlin gave his usual list of injured players today when he spoke to the media, telling everyone exactly what they wanted to know about the chances of QB Ben Roethlisberger playing Sunday. Tomlin said that Roethlisberger “will take steps towards playing this week. We’ll leave the door open for him. He’s got a chance.” […]