Archive for the ‘Pittsburgh Steelers’ Category

Le’Veon Bell celebrates Steelers’ shocking loss to Raiders

Monday, December 10th, 2018

If there was any mistake before, there’s little doubt remaining that there is no love lost between Le’Veon Bell and the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Pro Bowl running back who has held out the entire season over a contract dispute is now trolling his presumed soon-to-be former team online. The Steelers suffered an ugly loss to the now 3-10 Oakland Raiders Sunday that cut their lead over the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC North to just half a game.

NFL Power Rankings: What has happened to the Pittsburgh Steelers?

Monday, December 10th, 2018

With three weeks left, it’s far from guaranteed the Steelers will be one of the AFC’s six playoff teams. Figuring out this Steelers season is hard. When they blasted the Carolina Panthers 52-21 on Nov. 8, they looked like a legitimate Super Bowl contender.

Brady: Patriots still have a lot of football to play

Monday, December 10th, 2018

A one-point loss or a 50-point loss, it is all the same for Tom Brady, who insisted there is still plenty of football left to play after the New England Patriots' heartbreaking loss. The Patriots fell to the Miami Dolphins 34-33 on Sunday following a stunning last-gasp 69-yard touchdown on the road. Patriots quarterback Brady remembered some of the team's tough losses from the past but remained positive ahead of a showdown with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Patriots will bounce back after Miami meltdown: Brady

Monday, December 10th, 2018

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady insisted his team would bounce back on Monday following their spectacular last-gasp defeat to the Miami Dolphins. The Patriots fell victim to what has been dubbed the "Miami Miracle" on Sunday, when the Dolphins conjured a remarkable winning touchdown off the final play of the game to snatch a 34-33 victory. The sweeping 69-yard score, which featured two lateral passes before Kenyan Drake raced over in the corner, prevented the Patriots from clinching a 10th straight AFC East division title.

Chris Boswell: You can’t blame the field for missed field goals

Monday, December 10th, 2018

After a big gain by JuJu Smith-Schuster with seconds to play, Steelers kicker Chris Boswell had a chance to send Sunday’s game against the Raiders to overtime by making a 40-yard field goal. Boswell slipped during his approach, however, and the ball was blocked to seal Oakland’s 24-21 home win. The field at Oakland Alameda County Coliseum appeared to give other players trouble over the course of the afternoon, but Boswell didn’t use it as an excuse for his miss.

Carr’s late TD pass leads Raiders past Steelers 24-21

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Coach Jon Gruden ran off the field high-fiving Oakland fans on the way to the locker room. In a season with very little to celebrate, the Raiders had plenty to feel good about Sunday. Derek Carr threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Derek Carrier with 21 seconds left before Chris Boswell slipped on a potential game-tying 40-yard field goal attempt on the final play of the Raiders' 24-21 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Boswell’s missed FG sends Steelers to 24-21 loss to Raiders

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

A Pittsburgh Steelers team that kept finding ways to win during a six-game winning streak now has fallen short at the end for a third straight game. A slick field that led to kicker Chris Boswell losing his footing on a potential game-tying kick is to blame this time. Boswell missed a 40-yard attempt after the Steelers used a hook-and-lateral to get into position following Derek Carr's go-ahead touchdown pass that sent Pittsburgh to a 24-21 loss to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday.

AFC playoff picture: Chiefs were Sunday’s big winners

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

What a day for the Chiefs. Kansas City won on Sunday, and the leaders of the other three divisions in the AFC all lost. That means everything is setting up beautifully for the Chiefs to earn home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs. But there’

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin: We have to evaluate ‘all aspects’ of team after loss to Oakland

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach mike Tomlin addresses his team's Week 14 loss to the Oakland Raiders and what it means for their season moving forward.

Raiders stun Steelers with last-minute, comeback win

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

The Oakland Raiders, who came into Sunday last in the NFL at 2-10, threw a wrench into the Pittsburgh Steelers’ postseason plans with a stunning come-from-behind win. Trailing 21-17 with 21 seconds left in the game, Oakland quarterback Derek Carr completed a six-yard touchdown pass to Derek Carrier on 4th-and-goal with. Carrier played the unlikely hero with two fourth-quarter scores after previously catching just one touchdown since debuting in 2012.