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Little goes right for Steelers in drubbing by Eagles

PHILADELPHIA — If injuries, penalties and missed tackles were the barometer for success, the Steelers ...

Eagles defense proves point against Steelers

PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Eagles defense had something to prove when they faced the Steelers ...

Game day grades: Eagles 34, Steelers 3

Quarterback: C- Ben Roethlisberger had his second consecutive game of being just off. Too many throws were off-target — high and low, behind receivers and ...

Gorman: Let's call this loss what it really was

PHILADELPHIA The secret to the Steelers' success against rookie quarterbacks was causing confusion by ...

Steelers ground game sputters to 29 yards in defeat

PHILADLEPHIA — The Steelers had one of their worst rushing performances in recent history Sunday ...

Steelers notebook: Pummeled Steelers hit hard by injuries against Eagles

PHILADELPHIA — In a physically demanding game, the Eagles manhandled the Steelers on Sunday at ...

Steelers rookies Burns, Davis and Hargrave acing learning curve

In the past, the Steelers were characterized as a team that leaned on experience, particularly on defense. Free agent spending sprees and greater expectations of high ...

Starkey: Steelers have some advice for Wentz

I have no idea what Jon Gruden meant Monday night when he said of Carson ...

Four downs: Steelers benefiting from keeping third-down distance manageable

1. Steelers the third degree Through two weeks, the Steelers (at 16 for ...

Steelers notebook: Brown practicing patience with Wheaton's return

Wide receiver Markus Wheaton, who missed the first two games with a shoulder injury, is expected to play for the Steelers on Sunday against the ...

Eagles defensive ends pose threat for Steelers' Roethlisberger

Like the Steelers, the Philadelphia Eagles would rather not blitz unless necessary, instead relying on one of the NFL's fiercest defensive fronts to pressure the ...

Steelers notebook: Williams eyes Payton rushing mark

With 63 rushing yards Sunday, Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams will surpass Hall of Famer ...

With history on their side, Steelers defense aiming to shake up rookie QB

In November 2014, the last time the Steelers faced a rookie quarterback, Zach Mettenberger zipped his first pass and watched cornerback William Gay snag it ...

Gorman: Steelers need wide receiver Coates to stretch field

Antonio Brown is coming off one of those rare games when he had neither five ...

Steelers notebook: Wins, not sacks, are best measure of defensive front

Ten days after he was steaming at Washington because his defense did not produce any ...

Eagles' rookie QB Wentz draws early comparisons to young Roethlisberger

Two games, two wins and already the pride of a difficult-to-win-over fanbase, Carson Wentz is drawing the perhaps-inevitable comparisons to his counterpart in his next ...

NFL notebook: Pats QB Brissett may need thumb surgery

The Patriots could be looking for yet another quarterback — or two — after third-stringer Jacoby Brissett injured his right thumb in Thursday night's victory ...

NFL notebook: Peterson to have knee surgery, could be done for '16

Adrian Peterson will have surgery on his right knee to repair a torn meniscus, putting his season and perhaps his 10-year run with Minnesota in ...

NFL notebook: Bears QB Cutler doesn't need surgery on thumb, not ruled out Sunday

The struggling Bears might have to get by without quarterback Jay Cutler. Coach John Fox said Cutler has a sprained right thumb that does not appear ...

NFL notebook: Browns down to 3rd quarterback in as many games

Josh McCown will miss at least one game with a "deep sprain" in his left shoulder, forcing the Browns to play rookie Cody Kessler this ...

49ers QB Kaepernick continues national anthem protest

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick continued his protest against social injustice by kneeling for the national anthem before the Carolina Panthers' home opener on ...

NFL notebook: Bills fire offensive coordinator Roman

Rex Ryan is holding himself answerable for the Bills' slow start. At the same time, he has made a significant change to his coaching staff ...

McCown again leading Browns

BEREA, Ohio — When Josh McCown was asked by Browns wide receivers Terrelle Pryor and Josh Gordon — players who are much younger than him ...

NFL notebook: Redskins defend strategy against Steelers' Brown

Redskins defensive coordinator Joe Barry said the team "felt comfortable with our plan" to have Bashaud Breeland cover Steelers wideout Antonio Brown more than $75 ...

NFL notebook: No surprise, Cowboys top valuations report

Not only are the Cowboys the most valuable team in the NFL, they are worth more than any franchise in sports. Forbes' NFL valuations show the ...

NFL fixes colorblind issue for Jets-Bills game

The NFL isn't colorblind to the concerns of its TV audience regarding the "Color Rush" alternate uniforms the Bills and Jets will wear Thursday night. League ...

NFL notebook: Broken shoulder bone lands Griffin III on injured reserve

Cleveland's quarterback curse claimed another victim. Robert Griffin III will miss at least eight games — and potentially the season — after breaking a ...

NFL notebook: Broncos LB loses endorsement over anthem protest

Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall said standing up for social justice by kneeling during the national anthem before Denver's season opener was worth it, even though ...

NFL notebook: Cowboys running back Elliott won't face domestic violence charges

A prosecutor said charges won't be filed against Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliott following domestic violence allegations. The office of Columbus, Ohio, City Attorney Richard Pfeiffer cites ...

NFL notebook: Running back Forsett re-signs with Ravens

Justin Forsett was re-signed by the Ravens, who cut the former Pro Bowl running back on Saturday. Forsett ran for 1,266 yards in 2014 ...

NFL notebook: Vikings trade for QB Bradford

PHILADELPHIA — Sam Bradford got the trade he wanted months ago — just eight days before the season opener. The Eagles sent Bradford to the Vikings ...

NFL notebook: Patriots defensive end Ninkovich suspended 4 games for PEDs

Patriots defensive end Rob Ninkovich was suspended for the first four games of the regular season for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancing substances. ...