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Steelers RB Najee Harris expects to play against Falcons

Dec. 02, 2022 16:31 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh running back Najee Harris expects to play Sunday when the Steelers travel to Atlanta. Harris practiced Friday for the first time since injuring his abdomen late in the first half of a 24-17 victory over Indianapolis on Monday night. Harris said he...

Budding chemistry between Pickens, Pickett fueling Steelers

Dec. 01, 2022 17:12 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — George Pickens called it back in April. Minutes after the Pittsburgh Steelers selected the wide receiver in the second round of the NFL draft, Pickens described the team's decision to pair him with first-round pick Kenny Pickett as “ a blessing.” ...

Steelers face Falcons looking for 1st winning streak of 2022

Dec. 01, 2022 16:32 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (4-7) at ATLANTA (5-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Steelers by 1 1/2 AGAINST THE SPREAD: Steelers 5-5-1; Falcons 7-5 SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 14-2-1 LAST MEETING: Steelers beat...

Steelers go for first winning streak of season vs Falcons

Dec. 01, 2022 15:55 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers are playing out the season with some very un-Steelers-like goals. A winning streak would be a start. Perhaps a late spurt to avoid coach Mike Tomlin's first losing season. The Steelers (4-7) will try to put...

Timeout: Colts' Saturday admits mistake in loss to Steelers

Nov. 29, 2022 17:26 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts interim coach Jeff Saturday spent Monday night defending the team's late-game clock management. Less than 24 hours later, Saturday acknowledged he made the wrong call. After watching game tape, rethinking the situation and...

Pickett making steady if not flashy progress for Steelers

Nov. 29, 2022 14:00 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kenny Pickett is not going to blow opponents away with arm strength. Or speed. Or stature. Or flawless decision-making. Or a quick release. The Pittsburgh Steelers rookie quarterback's greatest strength may be his ability to be greater than the sum...

Snell runs for go-ahead TD, Steelers hold off Colts 24-17

Nov. 29, 2022 00:26 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Benny Snell Jr. kept waiting for his first carry of the season. When he finally got the chance, in Week 12 during prime time, Snell showed everyone what he could do. He ran for 62 yards, scored the go-ahead touchdown with 9:55 left and then...

Sputtering Steelers scrambling for an offensive spark

Oct. 13, 2022 15:58 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Six years ago, near the end of a remarkable season in which he put together a University of Pittsburgh offense that broke school records and pulled off stunning — and high-scoring — upsets of Penn State and Clemson, Matt Canada wasn't exactly joking when he said his...

Captain Najee; Steelers RB Harris embracing leadership role

Sep. 09, 2022 15:12 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The physical differences in Najee Harris are apparent. At least to those paid to make the Pittsburgh Steelers running back's job as easy as possible. “Look at him, he's bigger, he's faster, he's stronger,” right tackle Chukwuma Okorafor said. ...