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Pittsburgh Steelers Inactive List for Their Week 2 Tilt Against the Cincinnati Bengals
September 16th, 2013 at 8:40 PM
With the kick-off between the Pittsburgh Steelers (0-1) and Cincinnati Bengals (0-1) on Monday Night Football inching closer, the inactive lists for both teams have been released. For the Steelers, there are not many surprises, as the team will again be down three potential starters. For the Bengals, the were...

Pittsburgh Steelers Vs Cincinnati Bengals are Set to Cap Off an Exciting Week 2
September 15th, 2013 at 9:14 PM
It is crazy what one sub par week in the NFL will cause. As we sit on the eve of the Week 2 finale, the Pittsburgh Steelers (0-1) head into Cincinnati to face the Cincinnati Bengals (0-1) on Monday Night Football complete with more questions than answers at this point...

Fernando Velasco Could Start at Center for the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 2
September 15th, 2013 at 12:25 AM
Lost in the injury news of the week has been the addition of center Fernando Velasco. The unrestricted free agent and former Tennessee Titans pivot, could prove to be the biggest acquisition of 2013.***PHOTO1*** In looking back at some tape for 2012, Velasco, a former undrafted rookie free agent from...

Cortez Allen, Heath Miller, and Le’Veon Bell Ruled Out by the Pittsburgh Steelers
September 14th, 2013 at 9:52 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers have an extra day to prepare for their Monday Night Football match-up against the Cincinnati Bengals. In many ways, that extra day could not come at a better time as they are already a battered football team. In fact, there will likely be three new starters when...

Re-Signing Jonathan Dwyer was a Perfect Move for Both the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Player
September 12th, 2013 at 11:07 PM
During the off-season, Steelers 101 put forth the idea that Isaac Redman and Jonathan Dwyer were playing for more than playing time during the preseason and we were right. On the final cut down, the Steelers decided to part ways with Dwyer after an up-and-down string of games. When this...

Kelvin Beachum and Kion Wilson are Likely to Start for the Pittsbugh Steelers in Week 2
September 10th, 2013 at 10:50 PM
Head coach Mike Tomlin spoke to the media today without many surprises. He announced that Kelvin Beachum, who did an admirable job at center considering he practiced as an extra tight end all week with taking a rep at center, would start in place of Maurkice Pouncey. While also stating...

Baltimore Ravens Select Florida Safety Matt Elam in the First Round of the 2013 NFL Draft
April 26th, 2013 at 12:13 AM
The final AFC North team to make a selection in the 2013 NFL Draft was the Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens. With the 32nd selection in this process, the Ravens selected Florida safety Matt Elam.***PHOTO1***Elam is a solid prospect and at 5-10, 205 pounds, he has a tremendous upside and...

Cincinnati Bengals Select Notre Dame Tight End Tyler Eifert in the First Round of the 2013 NFL Draft
April 25th, 2013 at 10:48 PM
The third AFC North team to make a selection in the 2013 NFL Draft was the Cincinnati Bengals. With the 21stselection in this process, the Bengals selected Notre Dame tight end Tyler Eifert.***PHOTO1***Eifert is rated as the top tight end by many draft services and at 6-5, 250-pounds, has the...

Cleveland Browns Select LSU Defensive End Barkevious Mingo in the First Round of the 2013 NFL Draft
April 25th, 2013 at 9:17 PM
The NFL Draft is finally underway and it s time to see what every team in the AFC North does, not just the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Cleveland Browns have made their selection at number six, LSU defensive end Barkevious Mingo.***PHOTO1***Mingo is an explosive edge rusher with a tremendous upside. While...

Former Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacker James Harrison Inks a Two-Year Contract with the Cincinnati Bengals
April 19th, 2013 at 9:18 PM
For a week, rumors have been floating around that former Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison was going to sign a contract with the Cincinnati Bengals. Today, that rumor became reality. In the process, it means Harrison will get two primetime shots against his former team.***PHOTO1***According to NFL.com, Harrison and...

Pittsburgh Steelers Defeat the Cleveland Browns to End 2012 on a High Note
December 31st, 2012 at 10:59 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers finished off this disappointing season by defeating the Cleveland Browns 24-10 in the season finale. Now with no playoffs in the future, the 8-8 franchise can sit back and dissect what might have been in this season of injury and missed opportunities.***PHOTO1***For the first time all season,...

Pittsburgh Steelers Inactive List for Their Season Finale
December 30th, 2012 at 12:10 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers released their inactive list for their season finale, and the were really no surprises. As expected newly signed nose tackles Hebron Fangupo and Alameda Ta’amu are not active.***PHOTO1***Joining the two big men will be quarterback Byron Leftwich, cornerback Justin King, defensive end Al Woods, linebacker Marshall McFadden...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to End the 2012 Season on a High Note
December 29th, 2012 at 11:30 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off three disappointing losses against the San Diego Chargers, Dallas Cowboys and Cincinnati Bengals. In all three games, the team had their chances to prevail; instead, they faltered under the pressure, and now face a must-win situation against the Cleveland Browns, if they want to...

Has Wide Receiver Mike Wallace Played His Last Game with the Pittsburgh Steelers?
December 28th, 2012 at 10:25 PM
As the last Friday of the Pittsburgh Steelers season is among us, that means that the final Friday injury report was released. On the list, already pronounced out for the finale, is wide receiver Mike Wallace (Hamstring), who may have already played his last season in Pittsburgh.***PHOTO1***After a much-hyped training...

Cincinnati Bengals Clinch a Playoff Spot After Defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers 13-10
December 24th, 2012 at 12:44 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers saw their playoff chances disappear after dropping this critical AFC North match-up to the Cincinnati Bengals. The young Bengals team took advantage of two Ben Roethlisberger interceptions and pulled out a 13-10 victory.***PHOTO1***This emotional and physical match-up saw a defense step up and tally the first score...

Cincinnati Bengals Lead the Pittsburgh Steelers 10-7 at Halftime
December 23rd, 2012 at 2:36 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals are at halftime of this critical AFC North match-up. The Bengals are leading the Steelers 10-7 in this regular season playoff game.***PHOTO1***This emotional and physical match-up saw a defense step up and tally the first score of the ballgame. Cornerback Leon Hall stepped in...

Pittsburgh Steelers Inactive List for Their Critcal AFC North Battle
December 23rd, 2012 at 12:15 PM
As kickoff time approaches on the anniversary of one of the most fabled days in Pittsburgh Steelers history, the 40thAnniversary of the famed Immaculate Reception, the Steelers playoff push has already began. Now fans know who will go into battle as they take on the Cincinnati Bengals.***PHOTO1***One player who is...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Bounce Back This Week Against the Cincinnati Bengals
December 22nd, 2012 at 8:43 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off two disappointing losses against the San Diego Chargers and Dallas Cowboys. Now, they must bring all hands on deck, in this must-win match-up against their division rival Cincinnati Bengals.***PHOTO1***The Steelers have failed to get their rushing attack in gear this past two weeks, managing...

Pittsburgh Steelers Receive Some Good News at the Cornerback Position
December 21st, 2012 at 10:59 PM
As many fans head off into their holiday break from work, the Pittsburgh Steelers are preparing to fight for their playoff lives. Their first must-win game comes Sunday in their critical AFC North match-up against the Cincinnati Bengals.***PHOTO1***Of course, this game is sort of déjà vu for the Steelers who...

Pittsburgh Steelers Still Have Questions in the Secondary as They Prepare for the Cincinnati Bengals
December 20th, 2012 at 9:45 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are preparing for the biggest game of their season against the Cincinnati Bengals. For all intensive purposes, their playoffs start this week and sadly, they are still not 100 percent healthy.***PHOTO1***With cornerback Ike Taylor out, the Steelers hope to have both Keenan Lewis and Cortez Allen back...