| Nov 7, 2012
| 8:30 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Will Allen knows he's not Troy Polamalu. He also knows the Pittsburgh Steelers don't need him to be for the defense to play with its typical cruel efficiency.
The checklist for Allen on a given week never changes: Run to the...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,”...
| 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 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...