4:29 AM EDT, Tue September 17, 2019
Behind the Steel Curtain 10 hours ago
Ben Roethlisberger releases statement to Steelers fans announcing he has no plans to retire

Ben Roethlisberger releases statement to Steelers fans announcing he has no plans to retire

Photo by Mark Alberti/Icon Sportswire via The Pittsburgh Steelers’ franchise quarterback releases a statement regarding his future with the organization. The Pittsburgh Steelers were dealt a very serious blow on Sunday, and by proxy Monday, when the team found out the injury to Ben Roethlisberger’s throwing elbow was not just serious, but season-ending. Speculation ran rampant afterwards regarding the severity of the injury. Would it require surgery? Was it the dreaded UCL tear in the elbow? If it was the worst-case scenario, would Ben Roethlisberger just hang up the cleats? The...
ClutchPoints 14 hours ago

Pittsburgh’s Super Bowl odds take massive drop with Ben Roethlisberger out

To no one’s surprise, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ hopes of winning the Super Bowl took a drastic hit upon news of future Hall-of-Fame quarterback Ben Roethlisberger being shelved for the season’s remainder. Roethlisberger sat out the second half of his team’s loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday,...
Behind the Steel Curtain 14 hours ago

For the Pittsburgh Steelers, the rebuild began well before Ben Roethlisberger’s elbow injury

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Ben Roethlisberger is done for the year, but the rebuild is already underway. With the news made official that Ben Roethlisberger’s 2019 season is over due to an elbow injury which will require surgery, many fans are talking about a rebuild. Saying, “Screw it”...
15 hours ago
Video: Ben Roethlisberger to undergo elbow surgery, will miss remainder of 2019 season | CBS Sports HQ

Watch: Ben Roethlisberger to undergo elbow surgery, will miss remainder of 2019 season | CBS Sports HQ

The Pittsburgh Steelers had a no good Sunday afternoon, falling to 0-2 with a loss to the Seattle Seahawks at home. But far more concerning was the injury suffered by franchise quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, which will end his season, the Steelers announ
ClutchPoints 14 hours ago
Tilman Fertitta re-signed Eric Gordon, Clint Capela to keep Rockets’ core intact next to James Harden, Russell Westbrook

Tilman Fertitta re-signed Eric Gordon, Clint Capela to keep Rockets’ core intact next to James Harden, Russell Westbrook

Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta took a massive leap of faith signing Eric Gordon, who despite struggling with his shooting last season took massive steps defensively during the playoffs. Fertitta explained that his desire to keep Gordon, much like the Rockets kept Clint Capela over a five-year contract, was to make the most of this […] The post Tilman Fertitta re-signed Eric Gordon, Clint Capela to keep Rockets’ core intact next to James Harden, Russell Westbrook appeared first on ClutchPoints.
SNY TV 3 hours ago
Mets fall further back in Wild Card race with Rockies loss

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In the aftermath of Monday's 9-4 loss to the Colorado Rockies, the Mets sunk another game back as the window for the second Wild Card spot slides closer shut.
Red Reporter 4 hours ago
Kyle Schwarber’s 3-run homer leads Cubs past Reds 8-2

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Photo by Quinn Harris/ Kyle Schwarber is from Middletown. Did you know? Chicago, IL - The Cincinnati Reds opted to bump their rotation down a day prior to starting their series against the Chicago Cubs, in the process choosing to effectively roll with a bullpen game in the series opener on Monday night. Considering the Cubs are in the race for both the NL Central crown and for an elusive Wild Card spot, that couldn’t have been a more enticing development, really. The Reds rolled out Kevin Gausman as their ‘starter’ on the night, and he promptly was rocked for a 1st inning 3-run...
Brew Crew Ball 5 hours ago
Brewers keep on rolling as they beat the Padres, 5-1

Brewers keep on rolling as they beat the Padres, 5-1

Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports Corey Spangenberg drives in three, and Travis Shaw goes deep The final home stand of the season began tonight for the Milwaukee Brewers, and their opponent was the San Diego Padres who are in town for four games. Zach Davies got the start for the Brew Crew. Former Angels’ ace Garrett Richards, took the mound for the Padres for the first time in 2019 since signing a two-year deal following Tommy John. Milwaukee scored first in this one. Ryan Braun led the inning off with a laser beam into the right-center field gap, resulting in a double. He advanced to third...
The Mercury News 2 hours ago
Athletics see six-game win streak snapped by Royals

Athletics see six-game win streak snapped by Royals

OAKLAND — The A’s gave one away Monday night. Their six-game win streak ended when the Kansas City Royals — losers of 95 games this season — scored two runs in the ninth off closer Liam Hendricks for a 6-5 win in front of 12,902 fans at the Coliseum. The A’s, beginning their final homestand […]
rssfeeds.azcentral.com 3 hours ago
Robbie Ray dominates as Diamondbacks score more than three runs, rally for win

Robbie Ray dominates as Diamondbacks score more than three runs, rally for win

Robbie Ray pitched 5 2/3 innings of no-hit ball, Jake Lamb hit a crucial three-run double and the Diamondbacks rallied for a 7-5 win over the Marlins.        

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Assemblyman Michael Blake earned thousands working for debt collector

Assemblyman and wannabe congressman Michael Blake recently worked for one of the country’s harshest debt collectors, The Daily News has learned. He also failed to report earning tens of thousands from the firm on one ethics filing. Blake, who serves as vice chair for the Democratic National Committee,...
The Sun 36 mins ago

Arsenal transfer blow as target Ryan Fraser set to be offered £100k-a-week by Bournemouth to stop him leaving for free

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The Sun 40 mins ago

Italian TV pundit sacked for Lukaku ‘banana joke’ insists ‘I’m not racist, my partner is black and so are my nieces’

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The Sun 47 mins ago

Tammy Abraham’s Champions League debut to be watched by England assistant amid fears in-form Chelsea striker could switch allegiance to Nigeria

TAMMY ABRAHAM’S Champions League debut is set to be watched by England assistant Steve Holland amidst fears the in-form Chelsea striker could switch allegiance to Nigeria. Gareth Southgate’s No2 will take in the Blues‘ clash with Valencia at Stamford Bridge as he considers calling him up to the senior Three Lions set-up. Abraham has been […]
The Crawfish Boxes 1 hour ago
Justin Verlander vs. Gerrit Cole for Cy Young, Part I: JV4CY

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Targeted by Gregg Williams' verbal jabs, Browns star Odell Beckham Jr. steals show in 'Monday Night Football' win: 'Everything fuels me'

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — When Odell Beckham Jr. was asked a question about Gregg Williams after the Browns' 23-3 win over the New York Jets on "Monday Night Football," the superstar wide receiver replied, "Who?"Last week, Beckham accused Williams, the Jets' new defensive coordinator, of teaching his players to use dirty hits and cheap shots.Beckham said Williams, the former Browns interim coach and defensive coordinator, told Cleveland players to take him out of a [...]
FOX Sports 1 hour ago
Chiefs' Demarcus Robinson steps up in Tyreek Hill's absence

Chiefs' Demarcus Robinson steps up in Tyreek Hill's absence

Chiefs' Demarcus Robinson steps up in Tyreek Hill's absence
New York Daily News 1 hour ago

Readers sound off on Israel, an emergency ban on vaping and Brett Kavanaugh

Aid to Israel: a two-way street Atlanta: Re “Don backs a Bibi priority ahead of Israeli election,” (Sept. 15): I was struck by two items toward the end of this article. One was the statement on how much Israel receives in military aid from the United States. The other was the statement that the...

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