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Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler retires

Jan. 22, 2022 19:01 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler retired on Saturday, less than a week after his 19th season with the team ended in a blowout playoff loss to Kansas City. The 65-year-old Butler, who spent 10 seasons as a linebacker for the Seattle Seahawks...

Tomlin's leadership guides Steelers to unlikely playoff spot

Jan. 10, 2022 13:26 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — It sounded like wishful thinking at best. A throwaway line at worst for a coach bracing himself for imminent disappointment. “I'm capable of talking myself in(to) anything,” Mike Tomlin said last week when asked about the seemingly unlikely series of events...

The Latest: Raiders beat Chargers with playoff spot on line

Jan. 10, 2022 00:27 AM EST

The Latest from Week 18 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 12:20 a.m. The Las Vegas Raiders have beaten the Los Angeles Chargers on a field goal on the final play of overtime in a playoffs-or-bust finale that would have put both teams in the postseason if...

Rams seek to continue winning ways against Seahawks

Dec. 17, 2021 18:47 PM EST

SEATTLE (5-8) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (9-4) Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Rams by 4, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Seattle 7-6, Los Angeles 6-7. SERIES RECORD: Seahawks lead 25-22. LAST MEETING:...

Pro Football Hall of Fame to present 'Awards of Excellence'

Dec. 03, 2021 14:04 PM EST

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced Friday it will present “Awards of Excellence” after the Super Bowl in February to honor longtime assistant coaches, athletic trainers, equipment managers and public relations personnel. Winners of the...

Steelers hope offensive outburst is a sign of things to come

Nov. 24, 2021 17:13 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger isn't ready to say the Pittsburgh Steelers offense is suddenly fixed. Yes, scoring more than 30 points for the first time in a year last week against the Los Angeles Chargers was nice. And yes, having the offensive line be far enough...

Surging Steelers look to keep woeful Detroit winless

Nov. 13, 2021 20:55 PM EST

DETROIT (0-8) at PITTSBURGH (5-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Steelers by 9, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Detroit 3-5; Pittsburgh 3-5. SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 17-14-1. ...

Boswell's late field goal lifts Steelers past Bears 29-27

Nov. 09, 2021 01:13 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin sat down, smiled and let out a sarcastic laugh. “Had ’em all the way, right?” the longtime Pittsburgh Steelers coach said after his team slipped past Chicago 29-27 on Monday night. Not exactly. ...

Steelers, Tomlin embrace challenge of rebuilding on the fly

Nov. 07, 2021 13:14 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Melvin Ingram needed a job. The Pittsburgh Steelers needed depth at outside linebacker, so they took a flyer on the nine-year veteran, signing him to a one-year deal on the eve of training camp with the hopes he would provide quality depth if required. ...

Steelers look to keep Monday night dominance going vs Bears

Nov. 05, 2021 20:29 PM EDT

CHICAGO (3-5) at PITTSBURGH (4-3) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN OPENING LINE: Steelers by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Chicago 3-5; Pittsburgh 3-4. SERIES RECORD: Bears lead...