Indian population makes a mark in Pennsylvania
SOUTH FAYETTE, Pa. (AP) — They love the vibrant movies and music that spring from their homeland, but they also follow the Pittsburgh Steelers with the same devotion as someone schooled in...
‘Fragile’ Steelers still optimistic 2019 is salvageable
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin's expression and the circumstances surrounding it summed up the plight of his injury-ravaged team perfectly.
"Seriously, guys?" the Pittsburgh Steelers coach...
Steelers QB Rudolph will return as starter after concussion
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Looks like "Duck Season" will last just a week for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Coach Mike Tomlin said Wednesday that Mason Rudolph will return to the starting lineup when he...
Torn pectoral muscle ends season for Steelers DL Tuitt
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers will have to dig their way out of an early season hole without defensive end Stephon Tuitt.
The team placed Tuitt on injured reserve on Tuesday, two...
Rivers’ ball security among mounting problems for Chargers
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — A key to the Los Angeles Chargers' success last season was Philip Rivers taking care of the ball.
With the Chargers having dropped two straight and four of five,...
After West Coast win, Steelers ride depth, momentum into bye
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin declined to discuss whom he gave the game ball to after watching his undermanned club potentially resurrect its season with a 24-17 victory...
Steelers’ Conner scores 2 TDs, Hodges wins first start
CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Pittsburgh's Devlin Hodges walked into the stadium properly attired for his first NFL start. He was wearing a T-shirt with a duck on it that read "I'm The Boss," befitting...
Chargers ineffective run game a problem in loss to Steelers
CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers couldn't hide their glaring shortcoming on Sunday, and the problem became even worse against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Chargers TE Henry active, DE Ingram inactive vs. Steelers
CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Chargers tight end Hunter Henry is active as Los Angeles hosts Pittsburgh Sunday night, while defensive end Melvin Ingram is inactive for the second straight game with a...
Chargers’ Henry, Ingram listed as questionable vs. Steelers
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Tight end Hunter Henry took part in all drills during the Los Angeles Chargers' practice Friday, leaving open the possibility that he could play in Sunday night's game...
Steelers rookie QB Hodges to start vs. Chargers
PITTSBURGH (AP) — It's officially "Duck" season for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Steelers ruled quarterback Mason Rudolph out for Sunday's visit to the Los Angeles Chargers while he...
Chargers veteran Rivers set to face Steelers rookie Hodges
CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Philip Rivers will be making his 214th straight start when the Los Angeles Chargers host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night.
As offense stalls, Steelers defense tries to pick up slack
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The bold-faced names on the Pittsburgh Steelers defense kept repeating the phrase "ball awareness" over and over during the offseason, as if they could somehow speak the goal of...
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Steelers QB Mason Rudolph remains in concussion protocol
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph "appears to be doing fine" according to coach Mike Tomlin, but Rudolph remains in the concussion protocol following an illegal hit...
Patrick Mahomes’ magic fizzles without mobility
Caught up in the spell of Patrick Mahomes' wizardry , the always enthusiastic Sunday Night Football Crew ended up witnessing an old-fashioned whooping by the Colts instead of more magic by the...
Frustrated Chargers search for solutions after Denver loss
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Anthony Lynn was still seething a day after the Los Angeles Chargers played the worst game of his three-year tenure to fall back under .500.
Iffy path ahead for Steelers with Rudolph’s status uncertain
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph ambled through the Pittsburgh Steelers locker room on Monday, a welcome sight less than 24 hours removed from a harrowing collision with Baltimore safety Earl...
Chiefs lose, leave Pats, Niners as NFL’s lone unbeaten teams
The NFL is down to two unbeaten teams.
Kansas City failed to do much on either side of the ball in a 19-13 home loss to Indianapolis on Sunday night, leaving New England (5-0) and San...
Steelers QB Mason Rudolph leaves with concussion
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph left the game against Baltimore after suffering a concussion following a hit to the chin by Ravens safety Earl Thomas in the third quarter on...
Tucker’s poise helps Ravens escape with OT win over Steelers
PITTSBURGH (AP) — John Harbaugh told his young team you're not really a Baltimore Raven until you've beaten the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Rudolph exits after scary hit, Ravens edge Steelers in OT
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Earl Thomas saw Mason Rudolph step up in the pocket and took aim at what the Baltimore Ravens safety considered Pittsburgh quarterback's "strike zone." One ugly and illegal...
Quoth the coach: To be a Raven, you must beat the Steelers
The fact that neither team has a winning record doesn't diminish one bit the intensity of the rivalry between the Ravens and Steelers.
If it is not the most historic series in NFL history,...
NFL reaches West Coast, is fairly stable despite war in ’40s
A look at the NFL's third decade, the 1940s:
The NFL reached the West Coast for the first time when the defending champion Cleveland Rams moved to Los Angeles for the 1946...
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New faces, same heat? New-look Steelers, Ravens set to clash
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger’s right arm is in a cast while he recovers from right elbow surgery.
Joe Flacco is trying to keep the Denver Broncos afloat.
Short and sweet; Steelers’ Rudolph focusing on efficiency
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph splattered his name all over the Oklahoma State record book by cocking his right arm back and seeing just how far he could let it fly. It led to lots of wins and...
Steelers bring in QB Christion to prepare for Lamar Jackson
PITTSBURGH (AP) — When he got the call from the Pittsburgh Steelers on Tuesday evening, Taryn Chistion was getting his hair cut.
Shaved clean near his ears and neck and faded into a...
In Baltimore, ‘you’re not a Raven until you beat Steelers’
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore coach John Harbaugh shared a message that was passed along to young Ravens about the rival Pittsburgh Steelers.
Wham, bam JaySam; Versatile Samuels sparks Steelers
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jaylen Samuels felt as if he'd jumped into a time machine.
Standing in the shotgun while working out of the wildcat formation on Monday night against Cincinnati, the...
Bengals falter throughout, fall to 0-4 in loss to Steelers
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals couldn't dig out of a winless hole despite a prime-time road matchup against their biggest rival.
The Bengals were unable to avoid their first 0-4...
Steelers break out of funk, stomp Bengals 27-3
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers insisted they might have been winless through three weeks, but they were far from hopeless. They stressed the process of finding an identity with...
Newly acquired tight end Vannett to make Steelers’ debut
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Newly acquired tight end Nick Vannett should get plenty of work for the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday night against Cincinnati with Vance McDonald nursing a shoulder...
Analysis: Road teams dominate in Week 4 and in September
Losing at home in September could force some teams to have to win on the road in January.
There was no home-field advantage in Week 4 in the NFL. Road teams are 10-3 entering Monday night's...
In post-AB world, Steelers WRs still searching for identity
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers no longer have an Antonio Brown problem.
Big D in Big Easy: Unbeaten Dallas faces test against Saints
With the Dallas Cowboys at 3-0, their fans are beginning to see America's Team as a team of destiny.
Hold on: The combined records of the three opponents they vanquished is 1-8.
Steelers, Bengals focused on bad starts, not bad blood
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The familiar faces that fueled the hostility between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals are gone.
Vontaze Burfict is in Oakland. Adam "Pacman" Jones is retired....
Hurry-up offense; Steelers TE Vannett cramming after trade
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Vannett slipped ever so briefly. And who could blame him really? It's been a whirlwind couple of days for the newest Pittsburgh Steelers tight end.
After years of losing, 49ers enter bye week with 3-0 record
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Joe Staley knows that starting a season with three straight wins assures the San Francisco 49ers of nothing.
But for a franchise that has left followers looking...
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With McDonald hurt, Steelers add Seahawks TE Nick Vannett
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have acquired tight end Nick Vannett from the Seattle Seahawks for a fifth-round pick in the 2020 draft.
Pettis’ rough start to 2nd season with 49ers leads to big TD
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Dante Pettis' roller-coaster start to his second season in the NFL has led him to the end zone for the biggest touchdown of the year for the San Francisco...
Correction: Antonio Brown-Retires? story
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — In a story Sept. 22 about former New England Patriots receiver Antonio Brown, The Associated Press reported erroneously that team owner Robert Kraft was arrested in...