| Aug 20, 2012
| 7:44 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ike Taylor stuck his hands out and reached for the ball.
Normally, it leads to an incompletion — and more than a little frustration for the Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback.
This time, it led to a touchdown.
| May 31, 2012
| 8:12 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Myron Rolle and Troy Polamalu walked off the Pittsburgh Steelers practice field on Thursday, sweat dripping down their faces, jerseys drenched, arms moving animatedly as they talked.
Was Rolle, a free agent trying to resurrect his...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 6:18 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sebastian Janikowski kicked a 43-yard field goal on the last play as the Oakland Raiders scored the final 13 points after wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey was knocked out and hospitalized by a scary hit to beat the Pittsburgh...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 5:31 PM
The situation with the scab officials has grown so bad, so profoundly ugly, that Roger Goodell has resorted to a charade as his No. 1 strategy. His league, once the best sports league anywhere, has become a laughingstock and Tuesday the NFL commissioner...
| 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...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 6:55 PM
To hear Jerry Rosburg describe it, it was just like listening to Beethoven tickle the ivories or watching Monet flick the final brushstrokes as the paint was drying on canvas.
When Jacoby Jones fielded a punt in the first quarter of last Sunday's 13-...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 11:44 AM
As a wide receiver, Darrius Heyward-Bey is expected to go to the middle of the field, catch passes, and brace for the impact that comes when a defensive back or linebacker crashes into him.
But the sight of the Silver Spring native and McDonogh...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 9:42 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers cautioned each other about a let down after rolling to halftime with a commanding 14-point lead over Jacksonville on Sunday.
It happened anyway.
Though the Steelers hung on for a 17-13 win, their inability...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 8:50 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger joked that the broken thumb on his throwing hand was "still attached" after Sunday night's game against the Kansas City Chiefs.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are still tied for lead in the AFC North because of...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Men's College Basketball-Harvard at Connecticut, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); West Virginia at Kansas State, 8 p.m. (ESPN2)
NFL Football-Cleveland Browns at Pittsburgh Steelers, 7 p.m. (NFL Network)
Women's College Basketball-Creighton at Nebraska, 7...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 6:05 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger has a pretty good explanation for how a guy with one good foot can throw for five touchdowns as he did in Pittsburgh’s 38-17 thumping of Tennessee on Sunday.
“I told ya, I was just faking it,”...