Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell stiff arms the Chargers' Jimmy Wilson to pick up a first down in the second quarter Monday night.

Report Card: Steelers vs. Chargers

Gerry Dulac grades the Steelers after Monday night's game against San Diego.

about 9 hours ago

 Steelers quarterback Mike Vick breaks away from Chargers linebacker Melvin Ingram in the first quarter Monday night at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego.

Ron Cook: Stunningly, Vick trumps Rivers to help Steelers escape with victory

The play of Mike Vick wasn’t why the Steelers won at San Diego, but his late heroics were enough to outdo the Chargers’ veteran quarterback.

about 9 hours ago

 Antwon Blake intercepts a pass and takes it in for the touchdown Monday against the Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium.

Gene Collier: Defense came alive after figuring out Gates was playing

A swarming, attacking, menacing defensive operation enabled the balky offense to finally deliver the Steelers’ third win this season.

about 9 hours ago

 Steelers receiver Martavis Bryant was on the field and worked out before Monday's game, but was not activated to play against the Chargers.

Steelers notebook: No roster move is made to activate receiver Bryant

Martavis Bryant was eligible to return from his four-game suspension Monday night, but the Steelers had him wait another week.

about 9 hours ago

 The Steelers' Antwon Blake intercepts a pass and takes it in for a touchdown against the San Diego Chargers Monday night.

Gerry Dulac's two-minute drill: Steelers vs. Chargers

Le'Veon Bell gets the game for scoring the winning touchdown with a second-effort 1-yard run off a direct snap as time expired.

about 8 hours ago

Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 10.12.15

Ray answers readers’ questions as the Steelers prepare to face the Chargers tonight in San Diego.

about 19 hours ago

 Steelers' running back Le'Veon Bell scores the game-winning touchdown against the San Diego Chargers Monday night in California.

Bell's 1-yard TD run at buzzer lifts Steelers over San Diego Chargers, 24-20

Le’Veon Bell barely got in the end zone with no time left to give the Steelers a road victory on Monday Night Football.

about 9 hours ago

 The kicking profession has become a dicey one in the NFL.  The Steelers cut Josh Scobee, who missed an extra point and 6 of 10 field-goal attempts, including two in the final 2½ minutes of their overtime loss to the Baltimore Ravens 11 days ago.

Steelers no exception to a growing trend of struggling NFL kickers

The kicker position can fluctuate wildly for an NFL team if it doesn’t have a reliable one, and the Steelers are a prime example so far.

1 day ago

 Keith Butler's Steelers defense has been much improved since their season opener against New England.

Ron Cook: Butler has no doubts about ability to run Steelers defense

New Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler is a genius one game, an idiot the next, but he understands the bandwagon is always full.

1 day ago

 Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers could do some damage against the Steelers secondary.

Key matchup: Steelers CB William Gay vs. Chargers QB Philip Rivers

Pressure up front a big key in helping the Steelers’ defensive backfield stop the Chargers’ strong passing attack.

1 day ago

 Steelers quarterback Mike Vick will need to be better tonight against San Diego than he was last week against the Ravens.

Scouting Report: Steelers vs. Chargers

A look at the game within the game as the Steelers head to the West Coast to take on San Diego tonight on Monday Night Football.

1 day ago

 First baseball’s Padres left Qualcomm Stadium. Now the NFL’s San Diego Chargers want to go, too.

Gene Collier: Chargers join NFL chorus that wants to bolt to L.A.

The Steelers are in San Diego to play the Chargers, and it might be their last trip there for a while.

2 days ago

 Ryan Shazier, left, and Cam Heyward close in on 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick last month at Heinz Field for one of the Steelers’ 14 sacks.

On the Steelers: The sack is back, but there's a catch

Mike Tomlin’s defense is getting to the quarterback, but the Steelers coach still finds himself wishing they could do it more efficiently.

2 days ago

 Steelers cornerback Ross Cockrell has acquitted himself well since being signed to help a struggling defensive backfield.

New Steelers cornerback Cockrell a quick study

Duke graduate Ross Cockrell has figured out how to step right in and help the Steelers secondary.

2 days ago

 Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier

Shazier ruled out for Steelers-Chargers game Monday

Linebacker Ryan Shazier practiced with the team earlier in the week and was hopeful he would get clearance from coach mike Tomlin to play.

2 days ago

 Linebacker Terence Garvin is one of the Steelers who is on the roster because of his abilities on special teams.

NFL special-teamers live a week-to-week existence, Steelers included

Life for special teams players in the NFL is never easy, and one of those currently with the Steelers will lose his spot to Martavis Bryant.

3 days ago

 Steelers' Le'Veon Bell carries against the Ravens  in the first quarter last Thursday at Heinz Field.

On the Steelers: Running back Le'Veon Bell wants ball, but he is not inclined to ask for it

Bell won’t demand, or even ask for, the ball no matter what situation in which the offense finds itself.

4 days ago

 Steelers Michael Vick makes a pass during Thursday's practice at the Steelers South Side training facility.

Steelers notebook: Vick 'piecing together' offensive puzzle

Mike Vick looks at Steelers offense like it is a puzzle, and he continues to piece it together.

4 days ago

 Steelers' William Gay breaks up a pass intended for 49ers' Anquan Boldin at Heinz Field last month.

Steelers know they can rely on Timmons, Gay

William Gay will play in his 133rd consecutive regular-season game Monday night; Lawrence Timmons will play in his 93rd game in a row.

5 days ago

 Steelers CB William Gay upends Ravens Justin Forsett in the second quarter last week at Heinz Field.

Steelers notebook: Team taking porous rush defense 'to heart'

Firming up a soft rush defense is one of key tasks for Steelers.

5 days ago

 Steelers DB William Gay upends the Ravens' Justin Forsett in the second quarter Thursday at Heinz Field.

Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 10.7.15

Gerry takes your questions on the Steelers who head to San Diego for a Monday night game against Phillip Rivers and the Chargers.

5 days ago

 Len Don Diego, marketing manager for content at DraftKings, a daily fantasy sports company, works at the company's offices in Boston last month.

FanDuel bans employees from all daily fantasy play for money

FanDuel said today that there’s no evidence showing the contest was compromised.

5 days ago

 Michael Vick will start against San Diego on Monday night. Coach Mike Tomlin says he expects Vick to improve, now that he's had more practice time with the team.

Extra time between games should help Vick and Brown get on same page

Steelers coach says an extra week of practice will help the quarterback; says Ryan Shazier’s shoulder injury is “dramatically improved.”

6 days ago

 Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell breaks away from Baltimore Ravens defender Kapron Lewis-Moore in the fourth quarter of Thursday night's game at Heinz Field.

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 10.6.15

Ed takes your questions on the Steelers who head to the Left Coast for a Monday night matchup against the San Diego Chargers,

6 days ago

 Then-New York Giants Kicker Chris Boswell follows through on a field goal the first half of a preseason game against the New England Patriots on Sept. 3.

Kicker Boswell isn't concerned with Steelers debut coming on 'Monday Night Football'

Chris Boswell knows he has to take advantage of this opportunity if he wants to stick around in the NFL.

1 week ago

Scandal erupts in unregulated world of fantasy sports

Fantasy companies DraftKings and FanDuel are facing allegations that employees placed bets and won money with inside information.

6 days ago

 Steelers' DB Will Allen reaches to take down Ravens' Lorenzo Taliaferro in the first quarter Thursday at Heinz Field.

Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 10.5.15

Ray takes your questions on the Steelers who will head to San Diego next week with a new kicker -- and Martavis Bryant -- in tow.

1 week ago

 Steelers' Ryan Shazier gets a piece of 49ers' quarterback Colin Kaepernick's jersey during the home opener at Heinz Field last month.

On the Steelers: Bryant, Shazier return to practice

Martavis Bryant’s four-game suspension expires and Ryan Shazier comes back from shoulder injury that kept him out for the past two games.

1 week ago

 It might be easy to forget Shaun Suisham was far from automatic at the start of his Steelers career, but things got much better for the now injured kicker.

On the Steelers: Tomlin had patience with a previous kicker

Shaun Suisham started a little slowly but repaid his coach’s faith in him by becoming the most accurate place-kicker in Steelers history.

1 week ago

 With star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on the sideline, the Steelers couldn't quite muster a win against Baltimore Thursday night.

Overtime loss tough to swallow for Steelers

Players struggled with words to convey their emotions Thursday, but their expressions said it all after the Steelers lost to Baltimore.

1 week ago

 Kicker Chris Boswell has never kicked in an NFL game.

Steelers sign kicker Boswell, release Scobee

The news comes two days after Josh Scobee missed two field goals in the 23-20 overtime loss to the Ravens Thursday night.

1 week ago

 Remember him? The sooner the Steelers offense can get Martavis Bryant going, the better for new starting quarterback Mike Vick.

Martavis Bryant's return a big boost for Steelers, Mike Vick

The Steelers welcome Martavis Bryant’s return to their roster after his four-game drug suspension.

1 week ago

 Steelers' Le'Veon Bell runs to the end zone for a touchdown as quarterback Mike Vick puts a block on Ravens' Lardarius Webb in the second quarter Thursday at Heinz Field.

Report Card: Steelers vs. Ravens

Gerry Dulac grades the Steelers on Thursday night's game against Baltimore.

1 week ago

 Steelers kicker Josh Scobee (8) reacts after missing his second field goal of the game against the Baltimore Ravens Thursday night at Heinz Field.

Steelers notebook: Could another search for a kicker be in the works?

Josh Scobee misses two critical field goals in fourth quarter with a chance to put the game away.

1 week ago

 Ravens kicker Justin Tucker converts on the game-winning field goal in overtime against the Steelers on Thursday night.

Ron Cook: Loss to Ravens painful in many ways

The Steelers 23-20 loss Thursday night shows that they face a tough future without injured Ben Roethlisberger.

1 week ago

 The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra performs during half-time at Heinz Field Thursday night as former Steeler Jerome Bettis is honored with his Hall of Fame ring.

Gene Collier: Steelers fail to hit all the right notes against Ravens

Some poor execution and decision making late in the game doomed the Steelers to a crushing loss against the Ravens.

1 week ago

The Fantasy Fool: Week 4 starters and benchwarmers

Here are the Fantasy Fool’s picks to roll and get rolled in Week 4 of the NFL season.

1 week ago

 The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra performs at halftime at Heinz Field Thursday night during a special presentation of former Steeler Jerome Bettis' Hall of Fame ring.

PSO gets a rare score at halftime of Steelers game during Bettis ceremony

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra made its Heinz Field debut, traveling across the Allegheny River for the Steelers halftime show.

1 week ago

 The Steelers Le'Veon Bell breaks away from the Ravens' Kapron Lewis-Moore in the fourth quarter of Thursday night's game at Heinz Field.

Missed kicks cost Steelers in 23-20 overtime loss to Ravens at Heinz Field

Missed field goals and costly overtime gambles added up to a Steelers overtime loss to Baltimore, 23-20, at Heinz Field Thursday night.

1 week ago

 Steelers quarterbacks Landry Jones and Mike Vick go through drills during practice Tuesday on the South Side.

With Vick replacing Big Ben, offense will have new look as team prepares for Ravens tonight

With little practice, Steelers backup quarterback Mike Vick has to step into an offense that was perfectly suited for Ben Roethlisberger.

1 week ago

 Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith can't hang on to a pass as he is hit by Steelers free safety Mike Mitchell (left) and strong safety Troy Polamalu (43) during a game on Sept. 11, 2014, in Baltimore.

Key matchup: Ravens WR Steve Smith vs. Steelers safety Mike Mitchell

The Steelers safety will try to keep the wily veteran in check tonight at Heinz Field.

1 week ago

 Antonio Brown and Ravens CB Lardarius Webb grab each other by the collar after the whistle during a playoff game in January at Heinz Field.

Gerry Dulac's scouting report: Steelers vs. Ravens

The PG’s gridiron guru breaks down tonight’s matchup of bitter AFC North rivals.

1 week ago

 Steelers quarterback Mike Vick goes through drills during practice Tuesday on the South Side.

Steelers notebook: Left-handed QB Vick forces major adjustments

With a new quarterback in, the Steelers receivers face significant adjustments just because Mike Vick throws with his left arm.

1 week ago

 SteelersRB Le'Veon Bell hauls in pass from quarterback Michael Vick in the third quarter at Edward Jones Dome in St Louis.

Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 9.30.15

Gerry takes your question on the Steelers, who face Baltimore Thursday night.

1 week ago

 Justin Forsett of the Baltimore Ravens rushes in the third quarter of a game against the Atlanta Falcons at M&T Bank Stadium on October 19, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

‘No fancy way of saying it,' Ravens must revive running game

From enemy territory: Ravens coverage from the Baltimore Sun

1 week ago

 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger watches practice on crutches Tuesday on the South Side.

Roethlisberger: Knee injury is the most painful one of his career

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger knew his knee injury Sunday was serious immediately, and the pain is clearly the worst he has felt.

1 week ago

 Steelers WR Markus Wheaton makes a catch across the middle picking up 12 yards against the Rams Sunday at the Edward Jones Dome in St Louis.

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 9.29.15

How will the Black & Gold fare without Big Ben? Ed takes your questions on the issue that has Steelers Nation on pins and needles.

1 week ago

 Pirates' Josh Harrison gets a hit against the Cardinals in the third inning Monday at PNC Park.

Stephen J. Nesbitt's Pirates baseball chat transcript: 9.29.15

With five games left will the Pirates catch the Cardinals? Stephen takes your questions in today’s chat.

1 week ago

 Steelers quarterback Michael Vick replaced Ben Roethisberger who left the game with a knee injury in the third quarter Sunday at the Edward Jones Dome in St Louis.

On the Steelers: Many adjustments ahead as Mike Vick steps in at QB

With Ben Roethlisberger out with a knee injury, the defense might not be able to carry the load until he returns in four to six weeks.

2 weeks ago

 Steelers safety Will Allen celebrates with linebacker Lawrence Timmons after intercepting a pass late in the fourth quarter that cinched a victory for the Steelers against the Rams at Edward Jones Dome in St Louis.

Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 9.28.15

Ray takes your questions on how the Steelers will try to tread water without Ben Roethlisberger.

2 weeks ago