| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:27 AM
The Ravens’ divisional round game against the New England Patriots has fans and the media in both locales buzzing, with anticipation to face a familiar foe taking hold in Baltimore while something resembling fear has swept New England.
| Dec 12, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Sportsmanship is for football players. Psychological warfare is for fantasy football players.
Don't get me wrong, you want to win your league's championship without resorting to underhanded tactics like, I don't know, asking to borrow your rival's...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Cornerback Ike Taylor has said repeatedly that young players need to be productive for the Pittsburgh Steelers to be legitimate title contenders this season.
Antwon Blake, a second-year cornerback, answered the call Sunday when a banged-up Taylor was...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Should Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel be taunted by the Cincinnati Bengals defense during his first NFL start Sunday, the former Heisman Trophy winner says he's now better equipped to maintain his composure.
Manziel lost control of...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 5:49 PM
By David Purdum, The Sports Xchange
ATLANTA — Steeler Nation took over the Georgia Dome on Sunday and liked what it saw.
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell scored two touchdowns, and quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and receiver Antonio...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:08 PM
PITTSBURGH — Two home wins.
That's what it will take for the Pittsburgh Steelers to make the playoffs for the first time since 2011 and win the AFC North division championship.
A victory this Sunday over the visiting Kansas City Chiefs would put...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 4:11 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers got by during wins the past two weeks, not allowing any sacks while playing without starting right tackle Marcus Gilbert.
The task won't be nearly as easy today against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Gilbert practiced fully Thursday,...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 2:22 PM
By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange
PITTSBURGH — Ben Roethlisberger shook off a knee injury and threw for 220 yards and a touchdown as the Pittsburgh Steelers clinched a playoff berth with a 20-12 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday....
| Dec 23, 2014
| 3:16 AM
The Sports Xchange
Steelers seek AFC North title vs. Bengals
PITTSBURGH -- Not satisfied with their first playoff berth in three years, the Pittsburgh Steelers want more. It starts Sunday when a victory over the Cincinnati Bengals at Heinz Field...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 1:10 PM
The NFL is great at providing false hope and security within the fan base of each of its teams.
That's what has happened here in Baltimore. Because of the way they finished in 2013, the Ravens didn't have to face the first-place teams in the AFC West...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 10:02 AM
The Steelers offense has rewritten the franchise record book this season. Also, it's first or second in the NFL in several key categories, including total offense and passing yards.
As expected, the Big Three - quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, running...