Archive for the ‘Carolina Panthers’ Category

Take 5; Steelers get a break after drilling Panthers

Friday, November 9th, 2018

Ben Roethlisberger was still in the process of picking himself up off the Heinz Field turf when the scrum started, one that sent a message that at the moment it might be unwise to mess with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey and right guard David DeCastro were not particularly pleased with how Carolina safety Eric Reid launched himself at Pittsburgh's franchise quarterback as Roethlisberger finished off an 18-yard scramble during the third quarter of a 52-21 dismantling of the Panthers on Thursday night.

‘Thursday Night Football’ Ratings Up Strong As Steelers Roll Over Panthers

Friday, November 9th, 2018

It started out well for the Carolina Panthers, but the good times didn’t last long as Cam Newton and the boys were pummeled by the Pittsburgh Steelers 52-21 in the Steel City on Thursday Night Football. With these flowers we extend our deepest sympathies to the Tree of Life congregation in Pittsburgh. For the NFL Network and Fox, this week’s very one-sided Thursday Night Football delivered a strong rebound from last and last year.

Rooney expects Bell to return next week

Friday, November 9th, 2018

Days after being spotted playing basketball in Pittsburgh, Le'Veon Bell's return to the Steelers could be imminent, according to team president Art Rooney II. During an interview on Sirius XM radio, Rooney said the team expects the holdout running back to report to the team next week. "I don't know what his plans are, but I would say that at this point we expect him to come back next week," Rooney said.

Rooney expects Bell to return next week

Friday, November 9th, 2018

Days after being spotted playing basketball in Pittsburgh, Le'Veon Bell's return to the Steelers could be imminent, according to team president Art Rooney II. During an interview on Sirius XM radio, Rooney said the team expects the holdout running back to report to the team next week. "I don't know what his plans are, but I would say that at this point we expect him to come back next week," Rooney said.

Panthers safety Reid puzzled by ejection

Friday, November 9th, 2018

Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid was bemused by his ejection against the Pittsburgh Steelers, claiming he did not know that was a possibility and was simply doing his job. Reid - signed by the Panthers in September - was removed from his side's heavy 52-21 loss to the Steelers after making contact with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's helmet. While Carolina's three-game winning run ended, Reid was struggling to understand the reason for his dismissal.

Panthers can’t recover from early deficit in blowout loss

Friday, November 9th, 2018

The Carolina Panthers fell behind early and never recovered. Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers offense used an early surge and a first-quarter defensive touchdown to jump out to a big lead as the Steelers pounded the Panthers 52-21 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory. ''I tell you what, it sure enough was a humbling piece of pie,'' Panthers quarterback Cam Newton said.

Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera on 52-21 loss to Steelers: ‘It happens…there’s no magic pill’

Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera discusses his team's 52-21 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday Night Football.

Roethlisberger throws 5 TDs as Steelers rout Panthers

Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger threw for five touchdowns on Thursday as the Steelers dismantled the Carolina Panthers 52-21 for a fifth straight NFL victory. Seven different Steelers players scored touchdowns, and Roethlisberger was flawless -- setting the tone with a 75-yard touchdown pass to JuJu Smith-Schuster on Pittsburgh's first play from scrimmage. "That's a big win for us," Smith-Schuster said after the Steelers improved to 6-2-1, strengthening their grip on the AFC North division despite the continuing absence of contract holdout Le'Veon Bell.

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin on 52-21 win over Panthers: ‘We’re probably not that good’

Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin addresses the media following his team's 52-21 win on Thursday Night Football against the Carolina Panthers.

Panthers vs. Steelers highlights | Week 10

Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Watch as the Carolina Panthers take on the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 10 of the NFL season.