| Sep 19, 2010
| 7:37 PM
Antonio Brown scored on an 89-yard kickoff return to open the game, and the Pittsburgh Steelers forced seven turnovers in defeating the Tennessee Titans 19-11 Sunday.
Dennis Dixon hurt his left knee and was replaced by Charlie Batch, but the Steelers (2-...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 12:05 AM
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — While instructing the Chiefs quarterbacks, Jim Zorn ducked and dipped his shoulders, shifted his hips, pump-faked the football and nimbly moved his feet.
It was just as he did in his days as a scrambling passer for the expansion...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 8:11 PM
LATROBE (AP) — Dennis Dixon didn’t anticipate spending his summer at Saint Vincent College.
Don’t get the quarterback wrong. He’s happy to be back in training camp with the defending AFC champion Pittsburgh Steelers.
At least, as...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 8:19 PM
Rex Grossman’s opening statement in his case to become the Washington Redskins’ starting quarterback was an 89-yard drive that didn’t produce a point. He made up for it, sort of, with an 82-yard drive for a touchdown against a second-...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 9:20 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rookie quarterback Cam Newton will get one more chance Thursday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers to impress coach Ron Rivera and earn the Carolina Panthers starting job this season.
Although it’s almost a...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 5:37 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin made it a point to shake hands with each player as the team entered the locker room Thursday after beating the Carolina Panthers 33-17 in the preseason finale.
The gesture was Tomlin’s...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 6:30 AM
There’s been a startling amount of talk about the aging of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense, a unit that surrendered the fewest points last season and boasts the NFL Defensive Player of the Year in strong safety Troy Polamalu.
The media has often...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 5:55 PM
Some consider Sunday's 35-7 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers a statement game for Joe Flacco. But it was more like a rebuttal by the Ravens quarterback.
Flacco's sharp and scintillating performance is underscored because it came after months of...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 7:17 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger was down on the Heinz Field turf, his right knee throbbing, and feared the worst.
Turns out, the searing pain was only temporary.
Just like his team’s slow start.
Roethlisberger overcame a questionable...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 6:52 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — If Ben Roethlisberger is going to help turn the Pittsburgh Steelers around, he’s going to have to do it on one foot.
The quarterback underwent an MRI on his left foot Monday following a 17-10 loss to Houston. His...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 8:35 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Hines Ward doesn’t know where it comes from, really.
The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver doesn’t have many theories either. He can’t tell you why he leapt over Tennessee’s Michael Griffin at the goal line...