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Pickett sparks Steelers, but it's not enough in loss to Jets

Oct. 02, 2022 19:12 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kenny Pickett provided a brief second-half spark for the Pittsburgh Steelers. A couple fourth-quarter turnovers and a defensive meltdown allowed the New York Jets to rally late and escape with a 24-20 victory Sunday. “I wanted to win more than...

Wilson rallies Jets past Pickett, Steelers 24-20

Oct. 02, 2022 18:05 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — There was no doubt in Zach Wilson's mind. None. And the second-year New York Jets quarterback had no interest in keeping his confidence to himself. So walking into the huddle late in the fourth quarter on Sunday, the Jets down by three in a place the franchise had...

Wilson returns as Jets visit Watt-less Steelers

Sep. 30, 2022 17:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK JETS (1-2) at PITTSBURGH (1-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Steelers by 3 1/2 according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Jets 1-2; Steelers 1-2. SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 20-6. LAST MEETING:...

Watt now? Steelers defensive warts exposed in star's absence

Sep. 29, 2022 16:49 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The solution for much of what is ailing the Pittsburgh Steelers defense is right there hiding in plain sight on the practice field most days, simultaneously close at hand and tantalizingly out of reach. T.J. Watt's legs are fine. The status of his left pectoral...

Tomlin, Steelers in no mood to panic as offense sputters

Sep. 27, 2022 15:31 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — There are plenty of people concerned with the Pittsburgh Steelers offense, including a significant chunk of the players whose job it is to make it go. Don't count coach Mike Tomlin among them. While Tomlin is hardly pleased with what he's seen in...

Brissett, Browns rebound from collapse, beat Steelers 29-17

Sep. 23, 2022 01:36 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — An unimaginable collapse still fresh in their minds, the Browns managed to avoid a second one in four days. Jacoby Brissett threw two touchdown passes, Nick Chubb ran for a score and Cleveland bounced back from its epic meltdown by finishing off the rival...

Trubisky, Steelers' offense bog down in loss to Browns

Sep. 23, 2022 01:24 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Mitch Trubisky promised he'd be more aggressive and was, testing Cleveland's secondary with some long throws and moving Pittsburgh's offense effectively in the first half. Now he's got to put a complete game together. Trubisky showed some signs of...

Ragged rivals: Browns, Steelers meet with teams struggling

Sep. 21, 2022 12:57 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (1-1) at CLEVELAND (1-1) Thursday, 8:15 p.m. EDT, Amazon Prime OPENING LINE: Browns by 4 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Steelers 1-0-1; Browns 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 77-60-1. ...

Deep trouble? Steelers look to revive sluggish pass game

Sep. 20, 2022 16:28 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mitch Trubisky won the starting quarterback job in Pittsburgh during training camp by basically not losing it. He didn't turn the ball over during the preseason and won raves from the coaching staff for his decision-making. That same pragmatic...

Trubisky, Steelers searching for spark after loss to Pats

Sep. 18, 2022 20:14 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers are looking for a spark. The offense struggled for the second consecutive week, while the defense held firm at times without star outside linebacker T.J. Watt, but couldn’t do enough to prevent New England from closing out a 17-14 win on...