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Today in History

Sep. 20, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 20, the 264th day of 2020. There are 102 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 20, 2017, Hurricane Maria, the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years, struck the island, wiping out as much as 75 percent of the power...

Roethlisberger's return makes Steelers major factor in 2020

Sep. 8, 2020 3:30 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH STEELERS (8-8) New faces: TE Eric Ebron, OL Stefen Wisniewski, DT Chris Wormley, FB Derek Watt, WR Chase Claypool, LB Alex Highsmith, RB Anthony MacFarland Jr., OL Kevin Dotson, S Antoine Brooks, DT Carlos Davis, wide receivers coach Ike Hilliard, quarterbacks coach Matt Canada. Key losses: G Ramon...

FILE - In this Dec. 22, 2019, file photo, Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman (24) runs against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the second half of an NFL football game in Atlanta. Freeman is still unsigned as Week 1 of the NFL season begins. (AP Photo/Danny Karnik, File)

Freeman, Miller, Thomas among big NFL names still unsigned

Sep. 7, 2020 5:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Roster cuts were made and practice squads filled out around the NFL during what's always a busy weekend on the league's waiver wire. Several familiar names and players on roster bubbles took turns on the unemployment line — with some finding new jobs. As teams now turn their focus to...

Today in History

Sep. 7, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 7, the 251st day of 2020. There are 115 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On September 7, 1940, Nazi Germany began its eight-month blitz of Britain during World War II with the first air attack on London. On this date: In 1892, James J....

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger drops back to pass during the NFL football team's practice Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020, in Pittsburgh. (Peter Diana/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)

Ben's back and the Steelers believe the playoffs are, too

Aug. 27, 2020 4:54 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger explored all of his options last winter while his surgically repaired right elbow healed. He could have walked off into the sunset with his wife and three children and not endured a lengthy and not particularly fun rehab. With two Super Bowl rings stashed away...

Las Vegas Raiders safety Johnathan Abram (24) attends an NFL football training camp practice Monday, Aug. 17, 2020, in Henderson. (AP Photo/John Locher, Pool)

Abram, Simmons among 2nd-year players poised for breakouts

Aug. 24, 2020 12:58 PM EDT

Johnathan Abram’s physical play and loud talking made him a player Jon Gruden felt would be a tone-setter for the Raiders defense last season. Instead, the rookie safety injured his shoulder in the season opener and didn’t play again last season. Now Abram is one of several second-year players...

FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster enters the stadium before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, in Carson, Calif. Three years ago, the Steelers wide receiver was the youngest player in the league. Now he's the most experienced wide receiver in the locker room and finds himself facing an uncertain future entering the final year of his contract. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong, File)

Steelers WR Smith-Schuster still "lit" ... but for how long?

Aug. 17, 2020 4:33 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The answer was decidedly on brand. Asked on Monday what he brings to the Pittsburgh Steelers' wide receiver room as the longest-tenured member of the group despite still being just 23, JuJu Smith-Schuster sounded very much like the kid he still is. “I am definitely the guy that is...

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2019, file photo, New York Jets strong safety Jamal Adams (33) plays during the second half of an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md.  Adams got his wish. He wanted out of New York and away from the Jets. His new home is in Seattle and for what the Seahawks gave up, they need Adams to play like an All-Pro. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Carroll gets look at Adams on field as Seahawks move ahead

Aug. 3, 2020 7:45 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Pete Carroll finally had the chance to see new safety Jamal Adams on the field in a Seattle Seahawks uniform Monday. It was during the kind of workout Carroll would have conducted months ago in a normal NFL offseason, not less than six weeks before the scheduled season opener. ...

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown (17) watches on the sidelines during the first half at an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins in Miami Gardens, Fla. The NFL has suspended Brown for the first eight regular-season games of the 2020 season Friday, July 31, 2020, under the league’s personal conduct policy. Brown does not have a contract with any team. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

Antonio Brown suspended 8 games by NFL

Jul. 31, 2020 6:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL suspended wide receiver Antonio Brown for the first eight regular-season games of the 2020 season. Brown, who does not have a contract with any team, was suspended Friday under the league's personal conduct policy. Brown, who played one game last season for the Patriots before being...

FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2020, file photo, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) rolls out of the pocket during the first half an NFL divisional playoff football game, against the Tennessee Titans in Baltimore. The reigning NFL MVP is eager to get started at training camp practice following an offseason in which he had a perilous encounter with a jet ski, tossed footballs to Antonio Brown and diligently avoided the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Gail Burton, File)

NFL MVP Jackson insists he's 'got to do better' in 2020

Jul. 29, 2020 2:39 PM EDT

Baltimore Ravens quarterback and reigning NFL MVP Lamar Jackson is eager to get started at training camp following an offseason in which he had a perilous encounter with a jet ski, tossed footballs to Antonio Brown and diligently avoided the coronavirus. Jackson guided the Ravens to a 14-2 regular-season record...