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Heyward brothers lead Steelers to 19-16 win over Falcons

Dec. 04, 2022 23:11 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Ironhead would've been proud of his boys. After a morning trip to their father's grave, Cameron and Connor Heyward played an inspired role in Pittsburgh's first winning streak of the season. Connor hauled in the first touchdown of the rookie tight...

Mariota's future unclear as Falcons drop to 5-8

Dec. 04, 2022 18:52 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Marcus Mariota doesn’t know how much longer he will be the starting quarterback for the Atlanta Falcons. Having overseen four losses in the last five weeks, Mariota played perhaps his worst game of the season in Sunday’s 19-16 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. ...

Steelers RB Harris misses practice with abdominal injury

Nov. 30, 2022 17:46 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers running back Najee Harris did not practice on Wednesday, two days after sustaining an abdominal injury in a win over Indianapolis. Harris went down late in the first half in a 24-17 victory over the Colts and did not return. Coach Mike Tomlin...

Monday night return has Colts, Steelers planning prime show

Nov. 23, 2022 19:32 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (3-7) at INDIANAPOLIS (4-6-1) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Colts by 3 AGAINST THE SPREAD: Steelers 4-5-1; Colts 5-6 SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 25-6 LAST MEETING: Steelers beat the...

Steelers defense coming up short against quality opponents

Nov. 21, 2022 16:46 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin chooses his words carefully and intentionally. There's a reason over the summer that he used “dominant” to describe what he expected out of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense in 2022. It was equal parts challenge and choice. With elite players at all...

Confident Kazee bringing swagger to Steelers secondary

Nov. 18, 2022 14:13 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — To hear Damontae Kazee's teammates and coaches tell it, the chatterbox Pittsburgh Steelers safety never has a bad day. Ever. They're fibbing. Well, kind of. There was that day against Detroit in the preseason when Kazee went one way and his wrist...

Steelers S Fitzpatrick back at practice after appendectomy

Nov. 17, 2022 17:28 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick returned to practice on Thursday for the first time since undergoing an emergency appendectomy last weekend. The two-time Pro Bowler said he felt fine after celebrating his 26th birthday by returning to his normal spot...

Rested Bengals head to Pittsburgh looking for payback

Nov. 17, 2022 12:24 PM EST

CINCINNATI (5-4) at PITTSBURGH (3-6) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EST, FOX FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Bengals by 4 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bengals 6-3; Steelers 4-4-1. SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 68-38. LAST MEETING: Steelers beat...

Watt's return fuels Steelers to 20-10 win over shaky Saints

Nov. 13, 2022 18:05 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — T.J. Watt felt the familiar and still indescribable jolt the moment he emerged from the tunnel. Two months spent standing on the sideline while his torn left pectoral muscle healed deprived the Pittsburgh star linebacker of the lifeblood that sustains him and the...

Steelers activate LB T.J. Watt off IR; S Fitzpatrick out

Nov. 12, 2022 15:04 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — One star in, one star out for the Pittsburgh Steelers defense. The Steelers activated outside linebacker T.J. Watt off injured reserve on Saturday, clearing the way for him to return for Sunday's visit from New Orleans. Watt, the 2021 NFL Defensive...