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FILE - Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett (95) rushes the passer during the first half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Cleveland, in this Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, file photo. Browns defensive star Myles Garrett was activated from the COVID-19 list after missing two games, clearing the end and sack specialist to return this week against Tennessee. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

Browns' Garrett back from COVID list after 2-game absence

Dec. 1, 2020 2:47 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns got back their most valuable defensive player and lost another vital one. Myles Garrett is ready. Ronnie Harrison won't be for some time. Cleveland's defensive star was activated from the COVID-19 list on Tuesday after missing two games with the virus. Garrett, who was leading...

Today in History

Nov. 23, 2020 12:02 AM EST

Today in History Today is Monday, Nov. 23, the 328th day of 2020. There are 38 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 23, 1963, President Lyndon B. Johnson proclaimed Nov. 25 a day of national mourning following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. On this date: In...

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett, left, and Las Vegas Raiders offensive tackle Denzelle Good collide during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, in Cleveland. Garrett injured his knee in the first quarter in the Browns 16-6 loss to the Raiders. (AP Photo/David Richard)

Big hit: Browns star Garrett on COVID list, out for Eagles

Nov. 20, 2020 7:23 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett has been slowed down just when the Browns need him most. Cleveland's dynamic star defensive end and the NFL's leader in sacks will miss Sunday's game against Philadelphia — and maybe more — after testing positive for COVID-19, dealing the Browns a major blow as...

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster (19) celebrates after scoring on a an 8-yard pass from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger during the first half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Steelers' Smith-Schuster still 'lit' but with a dash of grit

Nov. 19, 2020 5:05 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Don't get it twisted. Life is still very much “lit” for JuJu Smith-Schuster. A quick scan of the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver's hyperactive social media accounts offers all the proof required. There's the soon-to-be 24-year-old hawking pizza. There he is TikToking on...

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger looks at the scoreboard from the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Big Ben for MVP? Steelers star QB making a compelling case

Nov. 16, 2020 3:43 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger's resume is stacked. Two Super Bowl rings. Six Pro Bowls. Two passing titles. A spot likely awaiting in the Hall of Fame five years or so after the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback retires. There is one accolade Roethlisberger hasn't achieved in 17 years, 153 wins (and...

Today in History

Nov. 15, 2020 12:01 AM EST

Today in History Today is Sunday, Nov. 15, the 320th day of 2020. There are 46 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 15, 1864, during the Civil War, Union forces led by Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh (teh-KUM'-seh) Sherman began their “March to the Sea” from Atlanta; the...

Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner (30) takes the hand off from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) in the first half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Steelers' Roethlisberger, others removed from COVID-19 list

Nov. 14, 2020 11:46 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger's unexpected week off won't stop him from starting against the Cincinnati Bengals. The Pittsburgh Steelers activated their longtime quarterback and three other teammates off the COVID-19 list on Saturday, clearing the way for Roethlisberger to be in uniform when the...

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) throws a pass in the first half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Perfect Steelers facing COVID-19 issues as Bengals visit

Nov. 12, 2020 1:14 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cam Heyward can't figure out how the math works. The Pittsburgh Steelers keep winning games. And yet the veteran defensive tackle keeps hearing noise about how unimpressively the NFL's last unbeaten team is doing it. “They hate us because they ain't us,” Heyward said with...

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) throws a pass in the first half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Steelers dealing with COVID-19 as Burrow, Bengals visit

Nov. 12, 2020 11:18 AM EST

CINCINNATI (2-5-1) at PITTSBURGH (8-0) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Steelers by 10 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Bengals 6-2; Steelers 6-2 SERIES RECORD - Steelers lead 66-35 LAST MEETING - Steelers beat Bengals 16-10 on Nov. 24, 2019 in Cincinnati LAST WEEK - Bengals had bye, beat Titans 31-20 on Nov. 1;...

Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner (30) takes the hand off from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) in the first half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Steelers' Roethlisberger, 3 teammates go on COVID-19 list

Nov. 10, 2020 2:48 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers' pursuit of a perfect season has a new opponent in COVID-19. A day after NFL's last unbeaten team placed tight end Vance McDonald on the COVID-19 list following a positive test, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and three other teammates — inside linebacker...