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Steelers-Cardinals Preview Capsule

Dec. 5, 2019 3:01 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (7-5) at ARIZONA (3-8-1) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Steelers by 2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Steelers 6-4-2, Cardinals 7-4-1 SERIES RECORD — Steelers lead 34-23-3 LAST MEETING — Steelers beat Cardinals 25-13, Oct. 18, 2015 LAST WEEK — Steelers beat Browns...

Rookie QB Hodges to make 2nd straight start for Steelers

Dec. 3, 2019 1:53 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — It’s still officially Duck season for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Coach Mike Tomlin confirmed Tuesday that quarterback Devlin “Duck” Hodges will make his second straight start on Sunday when the Steelers (7-5) visit the Arizona Cardinals (3-8-1). Tomlin named Hodges the...

Hunting buddies Washington, Hodges building rapport

Dec. 2, 2019 2:33 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — 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. At the snap, Washington ditched his intended route and raced upfield. Call it the...

“Miracle” workers? Browns need one after loss to Steelers

Dec. 1, 2019 7:42 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Baker Mayfield has no problem with Freddie Kitchens’ fashion sense. The fact the Cleveland Browns head coach decided to wear a T-shirt that read “Pittsburgh started it” in the run-up to a rematch with the Steelers was no big deal to Kitchens’ quarterback....

Duck’s Dynasty? Backup Hodges leads Steelers by Browns 20-13

Dec. 1, 2019 6:44 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — No fighting. No helmet swinging. Barely any trash talking. Just football. And one very loud statement from the banged-up Pittsburgh Steelers written not on a T-shirt but all over the Heinz Field turf: The faces may change when Cleveland visits Pittsburgh. The result does not. Undrafted...

Duck’s Tale? Hodges eager for another shot with Steelers

Nov. 27, 2019 5:11 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Devlin Hodges has nothing to lose. He knows he’s always been considered too something — too short, too small, too unknown, too average — to carry the burden that comes with high expectations. Yet rather than make him angry, it’s freed him. The 23-year-old...

Steelers to start rookie Hodges in rematch with Browns

Nov. 26, 2019 3:16 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Devlin Hodges in. Mason Rudolph out. At least for now. Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin tabbed Hodges as the starting quarterback for Sunday’s pivotal meeting with Cleveland at Heinz Field, though Tomlin cautioned against reading too much into the move. “We're...

Duck or Rudolph? Steelers facing improbable QB debate

Nov. 25, 2019 4:54 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph has the pedigree and the pressure. Devlin Hodges has the charisma and the confidence. And their head coach has a very important decision to make between the two young quarterbacks before the Pittsburgh Steelers face the Cleveland Browns next Sunday, one that could have a...

The Latest: Gore still going, passes Sanders on rush list

Nov. 24, 2019 8:00 PM EST

The Latest on Week 12 in the NFL (all times EST): 7:50 p.m. Frank Gore recalls the doubters suggesting he wasn’t supposed to last two years in the NFL after tearing both his knees at college. Fifteen years later, Gore’s still going. With 65 yards rushing in a Buffalo’s 20-3 win over Denver on...

Duck Time: Hodges leads Steelers over winless Bengals 16-10

Nov. 24, 2019 5:30 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Devlin “Duck” Hodges took over for struggling Mason Rudolph and threw a 79-yard touchdown pass Sunday, sparking the depleted Pittsburgh Steelers to a 16-10 victory that kept the Cincinnati Bengals the only winless team in the NFL. Hodges connected with James Washington on...