PITTSBURGH — The trappings of a rivalry between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cleveland Browns have lingered even as the results have grown remarkably one-sided.
Friday, October 16, 2020
PITTSBURGH — Mike Tomlin has seen this before. The dynamic playmakers. The physical offensive line. The commitment to the run that simultaneously protects leads and wears down opponents.
Monday, October 12, 2020
PITTSBURGH — Stylistically, there are issues. A running game that seems to be all or nothing. A secondary that hasn’t been nearly as consistent as it was in 2019. A defense that seemed to have a strange aversion to getting off the field on third down.
Saturday, October 10, 2020
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger didn't spend his unexpected weekend off just hanging around. It's impossible when you're the father of three young children.
Friday, October 09, 2020
PITTSBURGH — Longtime Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman and radio broadcaster Tunch Ilkin has been diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Titans have at least one more day to see if the team’s coronavirus outbreak is under control before their game with the Steelers is rescheduled for Monday or Tuesday.
Saturday, September 26, 2020
PITTSBURGH — The pieces to compete for a Super Bowl are all there. The Pittsburgh Steelers are sure of it, just as they have been for most of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s career.
Thursday, September 24, 2020
PITTSBURGH — Randy Fichtner watched the big kid with the strong arm and the sense of invincibility that is the province of the very young and immediately grew worried.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Saturday, August 01, 2020
PITTSBURGH — Randy Fichtner has seen many rookie receivers excel with the Steelers over the years. He’s been an assistant coach on Mike Tomlin’s staff since 2007 and has witnessed the development of some of the game’s top playmakers at the position.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
The Steelers’ schedule was released on Thursday and by midday Friday many local pundits and observers had predicted them to be a 10- or 11-win team. The theory is that the Steelers won eight games last season without Ben Roethlisberger, and now that he is back, it has to be worth at least tw…
Saturday, March 28, 2020
MORGANTOWN – I was meandering about the Times West Virginian office when I first heard the news the NBA had suspended its season. It was just a couple weeks ago, but it feels much longer than that.
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Monday, December 02, 2019
PITTSBURGH — James Washington knew what was coming. It’s why the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver didn’t hesitate when he saw the Cleveland Browns jump offside early in the second quarter on Sunday.
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The chaotic ending will live on in infamy. The carnage that came before it, however, could have just as significant an impact on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ season.
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
PITTSBURGH — The franchise quarterback hasn’t taken a snap since the middle of Week 2 and has essentially become the highest-paid assistant coach in the NFL. The guy tasked with taking over left his third career start after getting knocked unconscious. The running game is a bit of a mess. Th…
Monday, October 28, 2019
Monday, October 21, 2019
PITTSBURGH — Mason Rudolph faintly remembers walking off the field in a daze. Everything else leading up to the hit the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback took from Baltimore’s Earl Thomas on Oct. 6 that left Rudolph unconscious, his brain opted to delete.
Tuesday, October 08, 2019
PITTSBURGH — 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 Thomas that left the second-year quarterback lying unconscious on the Heinz Field turf.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Monday, September 23, 2019
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Dante Pettis with 1:15 remaining and the San Francisco 49ers overcame five turnovers to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-20 on Sunday for their first 3-0 start in 21 years.
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
PITTSBURGH — Ben Roethlisberger likes to point out that he’s played through the end of every contract he’s ever signed. It’s tangible proof of the longtime Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback’s commitment both to the game itself and the franchise he’s led to a pair of Super Bowl titles.
Saturday, August 03, 2019
Friday, August 02, 2019
LATROBE, Pa. — Cam Heyward was exaggerating when the Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle referred to safety Terrell Edmunds as “no body fat Rell .”
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Ernestine J. Hale (nee Jones) of Berlin, NJ, formerly of Melbourne, FL and Fairmont, WV passed away on October 17th, 2020. Beloved wife of 72 years to Robert M. Hale. Loving Mother of Jeffrey Hale and his wife Donna of Medford Lakes, NJ and the late Holly Hale. She is also survived by her 7 …
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