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Rooney: Steelers' late push led to decision to retain Canada

Jan. 26, 2023 16:10 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Art Rooney II wants the Pittsburgh Steelers to score more points. He's confident the partnership between offensive coordinator Matt Canada and quarterback Kenny Pickett can make it happen. The Steelers president pointed to Pittsburgh's surge to a 9-8 finish...

Strong finish has Steelers optimistic heading into 2023

Jan. 09, 2023 16:26 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sixteen years in, Mike Tomlin still hasn't endured a losing season in Pittsburgh. As much as the longtime Pittsburgh Steelers coach appreciates the way his team rallied down the stretch to end up 9-8, he also couldn't care less that his record streak — the most...

Steelers beat Browns 28-14 but miss out on playoffs

Jan. 08, 2023 20:05 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers spent the second half of the season digging their way out of a deep hole, but they finally encountered one obstacle they couldn't overcome. The out-of-town scoreboard at Acrisure Stadium. Just as the clock hit zero to finish...

Steelers still eyeing playoffs as Browns visit in finale

Jan. 06, 2023 16:20 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — When November began, the Pittsburgh Steelers were lifeless and listless at 2-6, searching for a chance to get back to “respectability,” as longtime coach Mike Tomlin put it. The Steelers did more than that over the following two months. They've entered the...

Steelers going for playoff spot as Browns visit in finale

Jan. 06, 2023 16:19 PM EST

CLEVELAND (7-9) at PITTSBURGH (8-8) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Steelers by 2 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Browns 8-8; Pittsburgh 9-6-1. SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 77-61-1. LAST MEETING: Browns beat...

Pickett's patience, poise help fuel Steelers' late surge

Jan. 04, 2023 17:14 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Technically, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie quarterback Kenny Pickett's middle name is Shane. Steelers coach Mike Tomlin, however, appeared to give Pickett a new middle moniker in the giddy aftermath of Pickett's last-minute game-winning touchdown pass to Najee Harris...

Tomlin's resolve, Pickett's progress fueling Steelers' rally

Jan. 02, 2023 16:09 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers spent the better part of three hours on Sunday night simply asking Kenny Pickett to not lose, essentially taking the ball out of their rookie quarterback's hands for long stretches with their season on the line in Baltimore. For the second...

Ravens' morale-crushing loss affects shot at division title

Jan. 02, 2023 00:48 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens hadn't allowed a touchdown for the entire game, yet still needed one more defensive stand to beat the rival Pittsburgh Steelers and stay on course to win the AFC North. Forced to carry the load on a team with an offense that has struggled for...

Steelers still alive after last-minute 16-13 win over Ravens

Jan. 01, 2023 23:29 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Kenny Pickett threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Najee Harris with 56 seconds remaining, giving the Pittsburgh Steelers a 16-13 victory over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday night and improbably keeping their playoff hopes alive for another week. It was the first...

Ravens-Steelers in prime time could be decided in trenches

Dec. 29, 2022 19:03 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (7-8) at BALTIMORE (10-5) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EST, NBC FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Ravens by 2 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Steelers 8-6-1; Ravens 7-8. SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 32-25. LAST MEETING: Ravens beat...