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.”

about 19 hours 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,

about 18 hours 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 day 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.

about 21 hours 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 day 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 day 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.

2 days 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.

3 days 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.

3 days 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.

4 days 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.

5 days 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.

5 days 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.

5 days 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.

5 days 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.

4 days 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.

5 days 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.

5 days 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.

6 days 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.

6 days 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.

6 days 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.

6 days 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

6 days 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.

1 week 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.

1 week ago

 The Steelers medical staff examines quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on Sunday in St Louis. Roethlisberger suffered a sprained MCL in the Steelers' 12-6 win.

Tomlin confirms Roethlisberger MCL sprain; Steelers QB to miss 'a number of weeks'

The coach, however, did not offer any specifics beyond saying that Roethlisberger will not play Thursday against the Ravens.

1 week ago

 Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh during a preseason game earlier this month.

From enemy territory: Ravens coverage from the Baltimore Sun

Here’s the latest from Charm City on the Baltimore Ravens preparations for Thursday night’s game with the Steelers at Heinz Field.

1 week ago

 Pittsburgh Steelers Arthur Moats sacks Rams quarterback Nick Foles in the second half at Edward Jones Dome in St Louis.

Young defense delivers in a pinch for Steelers

With Ben Roethlisberger out of the game, the Steelers’ defense came through in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s win at St. Louis.

1 week ago

 Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell picks up 19 yards against the Rams in the first quarter Sunday at Edward Jones Dome in St Louis.

Steelers notebook: Bell prepared for bigger workload in wake of Roethlisberger injury

The Steelers utilized Bell as a receiver early in the game against St. Louis and then relied on his running late.

1 week ago

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

Will Allen gets the game ball for his key interception, the first for the Steelers this season, in the fourth quarter.

1 week ago

 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is carted off after suffering a knee injury Sunday in St. Louis.

On the Steelers: Hard-fought victory turns unsettling after Roethlisberger injured

Ben Roethlisberger has a sprained MCL and a bone bruise, which means he should return this season but will likely miss 4-6 weeks.

1 week ago

 Steelers quarterback Michael Vick drops back to pass in the third quarter Sunday.

Ron Cook: On the bright side, Michael Vick can help Steelers win, too

A silver lining is that Vick can win — that’s why he was signed — though he’s no Big Ben.

1 week ago

 The Steelers' Le'Veon Bell hauls in pass from quarterback Michael Vick in the third quarter.

Report Card: Steelers vs. Rams

Gerry Dulac grades the Steelers’ performance against the St. Louis Rams.

1 week ago

 Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is helped to the cart by Dr Bradley and head trainer John Norwig after suffering a knee injury in the 3rd quarter.

Steelers outlast St. Louis Rams, 12-6

Second victory of the season marred by an injury to QB Ben Roethlisberger that could keep him on the sideline for an extended period.

1 week ago

 Pitt and Penn Hills product Aaron Donald of the St. Louis Rams is already one of the NFL's best defensive linemen.

Hometown Aaron Donald makes his mark with St. Louis Rams

The Steelers today go on the road to face the Rams, and they’ll likely get a heavy dose of former Pitt and Penn Hills star Aaron Donald.

1 week ago

 Ben Roethlisberger isn't willing to say so, but even without as many Super Bowl victories as Terry Bradshaw, Big Ben is the best to ever play quarterback in a Steelers uniform.

Ron Cook: Big Ben beats Bradshaw as Steelers' best quarterback

Ben Roethlisberger could break Terry Bradshaw’s wins record today, but he’s already the best quarterback the Steelers have ever had.

1 week ago

 Ralph Cindrich's career has been intertwined with the Steelers.

On the Steelers: Ralph Cindrich a brawling agent

Agent Ralph Cindrich has seemingly seen it all in his years doing the dirty work of negotiating, dealing with players and teams, and more.

1 week ago

 Rams quarterback Nick Foles, left, and receiver Kenny Britt celebrate their touchdown connection last week against Washington.

Scouting report: Steelers vs. Rams

Breaking down the game within the game before the Steelers head to St. Louis to take on the Rams today.

1 week ago

 Antonio Brown might be the best receiver in the NFL, so anything Rams cornerback Janoris Jenkins can do to slow him would be a bonus.

Key matchup: Steelers WR Antonio Brown vs. Rams CB Janoris Jenkins

The blueprint for the St. Louis defense will likely be to get pressure on Ben Roethlisberger and hope Janoris Jenkins limits Antonio Brown.

1 week ago

 Steelers Ryan Shazier recovers fumble against the 49ers at Heinz Field in the second half.

Third injury in 18 games will force Shazier to miss game Sunday vs. the Rams

Steelers inside linebacker Ryan Shazier will miss a game Sunday in St. Louis because of shoulder injury.

1 week ago

 Steelers' Heath Miller pulls in a pass for a touchdown against 49ers' Antione Bethea in the first quarter Sunday at Heinz Field.

Ron Cook: Steelers tight end Heath Miller in a class by himself as blocker, receiver and person

Heath Miller is Ben Roethlisberger’s perennial choice as Steelers MVP, and offensive coordinator Todd Haley loves his tight end, too.

1 week ago

 Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger with offensive coordinator Todd Haley at St. Vincent College in Latrobe last month during training camp.

On the Steelers: Haley, Roethlisberger, offensive line combine to keep QB upright

Star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is no longer running for his life as a routine part of the Steelers offense.

1 week ago

 Todd Gurley of the St. Louis Rams.

Steelers SEC alums know Rams RB Todd Gurley is a load

Rams RB Todd Gurley might make NFL debut Sunday against Steelers, whose players from SEC know the former Georgia star’s talent and style.

1 week ago

 The Steelers' Cameron Heyward, right, goes through drills with L.T. Walton during practice Wednesday on the South Side.

Steelers' revised defensive scheme allows ends to rush

The new approach already is producing sacks with great frequency.

1 week ago

 Steelers center Cody Wallace practices at the team's South Side facility on Thursday, August 27, 2015.

Gene Collier: Steelers center Cody Wallace knows how to overcome adversity

Experience has taught Steelers center Cody Wallace not to shrink in face of adversity.

1 week ago

 Steelers receiver Antonio Brown catches a two-point conversion in the first quarter of last week's game against the 49ers.

Steelers notebook: Tomlin a trendsetter in going for 2-pointers

Coach Mike Tomlin turns into leader of the pack when it comes to going for two-point conversions.

1 week ago

 Vocalist/pianist Tony DeSare will perform the national anthem alongside the PSO before next Thursday's game between the Steelers and Baltimore Ravens.

PSO will perform at Steelers game against Ravens

The orchestra’s appearance will include a halftime show tied to highlights of Jerome Bettis’ Hall of Fame career.

1 week ago