| Mar 3, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Now that quarterback Joe Flacco is poised to become the highest paid player in the NFL by virtue of a $120.6 million contract, the Ravens aren't expected to use the franchise tag on any of their other unrestricted free agents.
| Mar 4, 2013
| 9:05 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — William Gay is heading back to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The veteran cornerback has agreed to a three-year deal with Pittsburgh, a move that should give the Steelers some insurance if unrestricted free agent Keenan Lewis...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 1:27 PM
PITTSBURGH -- If this were high school football, it would have seemed the Pittsburgh Steelers were playing a junior varsity game Sunday.
The defense was missing three Pro Bowl players in end Aaron Smith (foot), nose tackle Casey Hampton (shoulder) and...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 7:28 PM
Ray Rice was in elementary school the first time he sat down in front of a chess set. He was 9-years-old.
His fifth grade teacher, Calvin Heyward, believed this small boy from New Rochelle, N.Y., was capable of great things, but Rice — whose...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 11:30 AM
Ray Rice was both a reality and fantasy football difference-maker in Sunday's 35-7 win over the Steelers. He rushed for 107 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries and added four catches for 42 yards and a score.
The pint-sized powerhouse set the tone for...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Whether it was another Haloti Ngata smackdown or a Ray Rice dive into the end zone, the new-look Ravens authoritatively placed a stamp on this season while moving on from years of losing to Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers....
| Sep 7, 2011
| 9:07 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu says he feels as good as ever, he’s just not saying much about his future with the defending AFC champions.
Polamalu said Wednesday contract talks with the Steelers are between his...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 4:24 AM
The Steelers have been negotiating with the agent for safety Troy Polamalu over the past several days, an 11th-hour attempt to sign the NFL defensive player of the year before the season begins Sunday.
Polamalu is entering the final season of his...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:17 PM
Pittsburgh chose the up-and-coming stars over the established veteran.
And even though Troy Polamalu is arguably the best player in the league, team management made the right move by securing the young talent.
Lawrence Timmons and LaMarr...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:19 PM
Lawrence Timmons gave us glimpses Saturday of the many reasons Pittsburgh has made him a $50 million man.
The remarkably athletic linebacker was all over Heinz Field against the Atlanta Falcons. He looked especially good on pass defense, notably...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 7:58 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers no longer have a Tom Brady problem. And that may be a problem for the rest of the NFL.
Old, slow and over? Not quite yet.
Ben Roethlisberger picked apart the NFL's worst defense and the Steelers rattled...