Archive for the ‘Pittsburgh Steelers’ Category

Steelers take advantage of miserable backward pass, interception to score early vs. Chargers

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Devin Bush was all over the place against the Chargers in the first quarter. The Los Angeles Chargers find new and exciting ways to shoot themselves in the foot each week. On the Chargers' second drive of the night, Philip Rivers tried to hit Melvin Gordon on a quick pass.

Chargers TE Henry active, DE Ingram inactive vs. Steelers

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Chargers tight end Hunter Henry is active as Los Angeles hosts Pittsburgh Sunday night, while defensive end Melvin Ingram is inactive for the second straight game with a hamstring injury. Henry has missed the last four games after suffering a knee injury in the Sept. opener against Indianapolis.

DeAngelo Williams: Former NFL star covers cost of 500 mammograms to honour late mother

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

A former NFL player has paid for the costs of mammograms for more than 500 women, after his mother passed away from breast cancer in 2014. DeAngelo Williams lost his mother Sandra Hill to the disease when she was just 53 years old, after losing four of his aunts to breast cancer as well. In 2015, the former Pittsburgh Steelers running back made it his mission to raise breast cancer awareness by launching the 53 Strong for Sandra program through the DeAngelo Williams Foundation.

Steelers return to L.A. for first time since 1994

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

The last time the Steelers played in Los Angeles, their starting quarterback for tonight's game against the Chargers hadn't been born. Devlin Hodges made his arrival on April 12, 1996. The Steelers made their exit from L.A. on November 27, 1994.

NFL DFS Single Games: SNF Week 6

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

TOP PICKS Allen is coming off a pair of mediocre performances after establishing a breakneck pace through the first three weeks of the season. This is a strong spot for the All-Pro receiver to get back on track, as he absolutely shredded the Steelers for 14-148-1 on 19 targets last December. That was good enough to establish season-high performances in every category for 2018.

Steelers CB Nelson out with groin injury vs. Chargers

Saturday, October 12th, 2019

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Steve Nelson has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Chargers in Los Angeles and will not travel with the team. Nelson suffered a groin injury during last week's 26-23 overtime loss to the Baltimore Ravens and was a limited participant in practice all week. The Steelers initially listed Nelson as questionable on Friday, but downgraded him to out on Saturday morning.

Week 6 Best Bets

Saturday, October 12th, 2019

That's something the public doesn't do as well as a Rotoworld blurber, so it's going to be one of the common things I utilize in this column, in addition to reverse line movement, advanced stats and occasionally film taeks. Note: Lines are taken from FanDuel Sportsbook. ers vs. Rams - UNDER 50.5 Points (-110) These offenses can be really, really good when all things are clicking, but these quarterbacks can find themselves in ruts quickly when there is pressure coming.

Earl Thomas says he reached out to Mason Rudolph after brutal hit, got no response

Friday, October 11th, 2019

Baltimore Ravens safety Earl Thomas revealed that he was fined for his massive hit on Mason Rudolph that knocked the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback unconscious, and that his attempts to reach out to Rudolph have not received a response, according to ESPN. Thomas said he plans to appeal the $12,000 fine, which is the NFL's standard punishment for a first offense of roughing the passer. Thomas' hit on Rudolph was scariest moment of the season The hit in question occurred during the third quarter of Sunday's game between the Ravens and Steelers.

‘NFL 100 Greatest’ Characters: Jack Lambert

Friday, October 11th, 2019

"NFL 100 Greatest" ranks the top 100 characters in NFL history, and former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jack Lambert lands at No.

Thomas says he was fined $21k for hit on Steelers’ Rudolph

Friday, October 11th, 2019

Earl Thomas has paid the price for his major hit on Mason Rudolph in Week 5 of the NFL.