| Aug 16, 2012
| 8:56 PM
LATROBE (AP) — The most famous hair in football is now flecked with more than a few strands of gray, and Troy Polamalu knows it.
Entering his 10th season, the perennial All-Pro Pittsburgh Steelers safety talks openly about being closer to the...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 6:24 PM
LATROBE (AP) — Before they broke camp at St. Vincent College Friday, the Steelers made a surprise move in activating nose tackle Casey Hampton and running back Rashard Mendenhall from the physically unable to perform list.
Each veteran has...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 3:29 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — So much for Ben Roethlisberger’s triumphant return. Ditto the notion the Pittsburgh Steelers had finally turned the corner.
Rhythm disrupted by a relentless San Diego pass rush, Roethlisberger struggled early and the...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 9:07 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Casey Hampton believes greatness is still within reach for the Pittsburgh Steelers, even if at the moment the only thing Hampton's team has a firm grasp on is maddening inconsistency.
"Going forward I feel like we're going to...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 7:38 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers have proven they can win without their stars.
Troy Polamalu. James Harrison. LaMarr Woodley. Antonio Brown. The list of familiar faces forced to watch the Steelers play from the sidelines this season is lengthy and...
| Dec 1, 2012
PASSING GAME: Quarterback Joe Flacco couldn't get much done against the Pittsburgh Steelers two weeks ago as he completed 20 of 32 passes for 164 yards and no touchdowns. Pittsburgh cornerback Ike Taylor held Torrey Smith, the Ravens' top downfield...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 5:01 PM
BALTIMORE (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger couldn’t have done it any better.
Third-string quarterback Charlie Batch directed a 61-yard drive in the closing minutes, and Shaun Suisham kicked a 42-yard field goal as time expired to give the...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 6:54 PM
As Charlie Batch stood at a podium in a sweat-soaked black T-shirt Sunday night, he took in the scene after quarterbacking the Pittsburgh Steelers past the Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium.
The third-string quarterback, who will celebrate his 38th birthday...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Every week, blogger Matt Vensel breaks down a critical play, sometimes with the help of Ravens players, from that week’s game. Today, he looks at cornerback Corey Graham's interception on a trick play ran by the Pittsburgh Steelers.
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Steelers 23, Ravens 20
Strategy: The Ravens aggressively tried to strike deep, but were largely inefficient. Wide receiver Torrey Smith was targeted eight times, but only generated three catches for 31 yards. They wavered between a smash-mouth...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 1:02 PM
ASHBURN, Va. – One of the factors that contributed to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 23-20 win against the Ravens last Sunday was the Ravens’ questionable decision to play the entire fourth quarter without giving running back Ray Rice a single...