| 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...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Former Ravens quarterback Troy Smith has signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers, according to The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Smith, a former Heisman Trophy winner and a fifth-round pick by the Ravens in 2007, spent three seasons with the team before losing...
| Feb 15, 2012
No room for sentimentality
There is only one way the Steelers should bring back Hines Ward next season — if they believe he can make them a better team.
There is no room for sentimentality or loyalty in the NFL....
| Dec 10, 2012
| 5:59 AM
It's entirely possibly that I'm fudging the online trends this morning to give more weight to news of a monkey in fancy coat wandering around an Ikea. It is just that depressing today and who knows if even Ikea monkey can counteract this clinical case...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Ravens 27, Broncos 24
Only because the Ravens are at home. And they're desperate. And they might have Ray Lewis and Terrell Suggs back. And a three-game losing streak would cause The Castle to implode.
Broncos 30, Ravens...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 5:46 PM
When Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning goes under center Sunday, starts barking out calls and then takes one final glance across the line of scrimmage, what he sees will bear very little resemblance to any Ravens defense he has ever faced.
| Nov 13, 2012
| 8:30 AM
It appears another Ravens-Steelers showdown will hinge on a banged-up joint on Ben Roethlisberger’s body.
The Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback, who has thrown 17 touchdown passes and just four interceptions, left Monday night’s overtime...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 6:57 AM
As the Ravens prepare for Sunday’s AFC North showdown with the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field, they don’t know if they’ll face one of their biggest tormentors or a well-traveled veteran who hasn’t started a game since 2009....
| Nov 14, 2012
| 6:31 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Steelers backup quarterback Byron Leftwich compared getting back under center to getting back on a bicycle.
With Ben Roethlisberger ruled out for Sunday night’s game against the 7-2 Ravens — he also could miss their rematch...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 11:21 AM
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger met with the media Wednesday, about two hours after the team officially announced he would be out for Sunday night’s game against the Ravens. And Roethlisberger revealed that a rib injury -- not his...