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Sep 17, 2017
Mark Madden: The Penguins have proven they can resurrect careers. It couldn't hurt to try again.

Mark Madden: The Penguins have proven they can resurrect careers. It couldn't hurt to try again.

Center Riley Sheahan of the Detroit Red Wings was incomprehensibly bad last season, but so was his team. Sheahan joining the Penguins could make him better, just ask Justin Schultz.
Sep 17, 2017
Steelers shut down Sam Bradford-less Vikings in 26-9 victory

Steelers shut down Sam Bradford-less Vikings in 26-9 victory

Without its starting quarterback, the Vikings couldn't generate much against a resurgent Steelers' defense.
Sep 16, 2017
Sal Romano, Reds continue to beat up on the Pirates

Sal Romano, Reds continue to beat up on the Pirates

The Pirates are now 6-12 against the bottom team in the NL Central after losing 2-1 on Saturday.
Sep 16, 2017
Mason Rudolph throws 5 TDs, No. 9 Oklahoma State dismantles Pitt

Mason Rudolph throws 5 TDs, No. 9 Oklahoma State dismantles Pitt

The Cowboys' offense put up 516 yards of offense on Pitt in the first half alone. Rudolph completed 23 of 32 passes for 497 yards and the five scores before being pulled in the middle of the third quarter.
Sep 15, 2017
Will Pitt Panthers be able to ground No. 9 Oklahoma State's air show?

Will Pitt Panthers be able to ground No. 9 Oklahoma State's air show?

No. 9 Oklahoma State takes its air show east to face Pittsburgh. The Cowboys beat the Panthers 45-38 in Stillwater last season. Quarterback Mason Rudolph threw for a school-record 540 yards in the victory. Wide receiver James Washington finished with…
Sep 15, 2017
Steelers linebacker Bud Dupree clear, DE Stephon Tuitt questionable vs. Vikings

Steelers linebacker Bud Dupree clear, DE Stephon Tuitt questionable vs. Vikings

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Bud Dupree is likely to make his season debut when Minnesota visits. Dupree sat out Pittsburgh's Week 1 win over Cleveland while dealing with an injured right shoulder. Defensive end Stephon Tuitt is officially listed as questionable…
Sep 14, 2017
Vikings still haunted by last year's fade as they prepare for Steelers

Vikings still haunted by last year's fade as they prepare for Steelers

Even their impressive opening victory over New Orleans in Week 1 only led to more questions about whether their dominant performance was real or a mirage.
Sep 13, 2017
Steelers LBs T.J. Watt, Anthony Chickillo represent changing of the guard

Steelers LBs T.J. Watt, Anthony Chickillo represent changing of the guard

The youth movement at outside linebacker for the Pittsburgh Steelers may finally be over. Rookie T.J. Watt collected two sacks and added an interception in his NFL debut against Cleveland and Anthony Chickillo added a pair of sacks of his…
Sep 12, 2017
Chris Mueller: Antonio Brown's greatness was the reason Steelers didn't lose to Cleveland Browns

Chris Mueller: Antonio Brown's greatness was the reason Steelers didn't lose to Cleveland Browns

Nothing Antonio Brown does off the football field is subtle, quiet, or otherwise run-of-the-mill. Be it “Gucci dragons” or vintage Rolls-Royces, everything is designed to make headlines. For some, this is unseemly, a distraction, a representation of look-at-me culture run…
Sep 12, 2017
Arizona coach Sean Miller returns to his roots in Pittsburgh for Coaches vs. Cancer event

Arizona coach Sean Miller returns to his roots in Pittsburgh for Coaches vs. Cancer event

Sean Miller, a Blackhawk and Pitt grad, and the head basketball coach at Arizona, was back on Tuesday in Pittsburgh for the Coaches vs. Cancer fundraising event.
Sep 12, 2017
Penguins Kris Letang cleared for contact entering training camp

Penguins Kris Letang cleared for contact entering training camp

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang has been cleared for contact before training camp opens Friday.
Sep 12, 2017
Mike Tomlin, Steelers taking Stephon Tuitt injury day to day

Mike Tomlin, Steelers taking Stephon Tuitt injury day to day

The anxiety among the Pittsburgh Steelers after defensive end Stephon Tuitt left two plays into their season-opening win over Cleveland with a left biceps injury has been replaced by something else: optimism.
Sep 11, 2017
Steven Brault, four Pirates' relievers toss three-hitter

Steven Brault, four Pirates' relievers toss three-hitter

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Steven Brault and four relievers combined on a three-hitter to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night.
Sep 11, 2017
Steelers believe Stephon Tuitt's injury not season ending

Steelers believe Stephon Tuitt's injury not season ending

No sign of immediate pain from the biceps injury that threatened — but apparently did not end — the defensive lineman's season.
Sep 11, 2017
Steelers star Le'Veon Bell mostly ineffective in season-opening win

Steelers star Le'Veon Bell mostly ineffective in season-opening win

Bell looked rusty and hardly like one of the NFL's best players on Sunday, gaining just 32 yards.