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If officials continue to call as many regular-season pass-defense penalties as they have in the preseason, running game could vanish.
Shortstop Clint Barmes makes his first start since June 25 after a lengthy spell on the disabled list because of a severe groin strain.
Several players looking for roster spots will be under the gun Thursday night when the Steelers end their preseason against Carolina.
Former players, gathered for an annual alumni charity golf event, see sweeping offseason changes as a consequence of playoff disappointment.
Ike Davis and the Pirates converted a major tipping point Tuesday night, but can they do it again and again and again now that they need to?
Playing a football game in Ireland is all well and good for Penn State, but what about those responsible for cutting through the red tape?
Cleveland native becomes the most-watched player in the Panthers' defensive line, though he won’t be expected to fill Donald's shoes alone.
Former Aliquippa High School star Dravon Henry will line up in the secondary when WVU faces Alabama on Saturday.
Mark Dent breaks down three important areas for the Nittany Lions’ success in 2014.
Nittanly Lions’ freshly released depth charts clears up a lot of questions heading into the season opener against Central Florida.
A look at how the Nittany Lions matchup against their opposition this season.
QB Ben Roethlisberger and safety Troy Polamalu are among those not expected to play Thursday.
Ike Davis launched a pinch-hit three-run home run in the eighth inning Tuesday night to lead the Pirates to a win over St. Louis.
Reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen left the Pirates-Cardinals game at PNC Park in the sixth inning tonight.
The Steelers cut 15 players today. They’ll have to cut 22 more to get down to the 53-man limit for the regular season by 4 p.m. Saturday.
Ed takes your questions on the Steelers who are in their final week of the preseason.
Jenn takes your questions on the Pirates.
The Panthers don't expect as much infusion of youth as last year, but there will be a few who likely will make significant contributions.
St. Louis starter Sam Bradford's knee injury sent shock waves through the NFL, with Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger taking notice.
New Penguins coach Mike Johnston has studied tape of his team and gives his take on how the players fit with his personal philosophies.
Pirates starter Francisco Liriano, in another return to his 2013 form, deserved much better than what he got in the loss Monday night.
Sam Werner breaks down three important areas for Pitt’s success in 2014.
The Mountaineers take on the Crimson Tide in the season opener but they still don’t know who will be under center for Nick Saban in Atlanta.
Thomas Healy has formed a company to develop a helmet to reduce head injuries.
Their competition and their 3-2 loss to St. Louis last night at PNC Park.
In an ideal world, my starting fantasy lineup this season would feature Peyton Manning, LeSean McCoy, Calvin Johnson, and Jimmy Graham.
The Cardinals made a bold move to acquire right-handed pitcher John Lackey at the trade deadline and Monday night the Pirates found out why.
The ban for Banks, who started all 12 games in 2013, is for “academic issues,” according to head coach Dana Holgorsen.
Manager Clint Hurdle said the timing is off on Gregory Polanco’s swing but he believes he can come back and help the Pirates at some point.
With the NFL preseason winding down, Steelers beat reporter Ray Fittipaldo answers your questions.
Defensive penalties have plagued cornerbacks and safeties this preseason, and the Steelers defensive backs have no choice but to adjust.
The “dads weekend” was another success for the Pirates, bringing players and their fathers closer while on the road in Milwaukee.
Time is almost up for the Pirates to add any significant contributors from another MLB team to their roster for the playoff push.
Peter G. “Pete” Ladygo Sr. had a job title that would make any athlete at least a little envious, even in 1952: guard for the Pittsburgh
Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic senior P.J. Fulmore talks defending the team’s titles and scouting the WPIAL.
The avalanche of criticism that regularly descends on Neal Huntington, comes with the territory.
Pedal Pittsburgh draws nearly 3,000 bicyclists to ride -- and sightsee -- in city neighborhoods.
Veteran leader Troy Polamalu wasn't happy with the defense Thursday, and at least one fellow Steeler hopes teammates take notice.
In the NFL, only 19 percent — six of 32 — of the head coaches who will lead their teams into the 2014 season played in the league.
John Orozco saw his razor-thin lead vanish in an instant in the P&G Gymnastics Championships senior men’s final at Consol Energy Center.
Vance Worley gave up a pair of runs in both the first and second innings, then settled in, but the damage was done.
While the playoff answers fans' longtime complaints, some of its details and longer-reaching implications are still to be determined.
The best-case scenario for Pedro Alvarez and the Pirates is that he adapts to first base and forces Clint Hurdle to make tough decisions.
ACC power Florida State will figure prominently into any college football discussion this season but there are a number of stories to track.
Boys soccer coach Uwe Schneider won't return to Upper St. Clair for this year as he recovers from a serious accident.
The Steelers looked bad in all aspects Thursday, but the most troublesome signs are on a defense that simply hasn't been good for two years.
Mitch Adams faces charges of harassment and making terroristic threats in connection with an incident involving his neighbor.
Ten games that figure to have a role in writing the story of the 2014 college football season:
The season opener in Dublin will be little more than a “business trip” for the team but Nittany Lions fans should have plenty to do and see.
Watts had a two-day combined score of 166.2, putting him 0.55 ahead of second-place finisher Yul Moldauer.