The Jacksonville Jaguars will look to continue their surprising season Sunday when they take on the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday in the Divisional Round. Marc Sessler previews the action.
On the same day running back Le'Veon Bell said he may sit out 2018 or retire from football altogether if he’s tagged again by the Steelers, Bell has quickly changed his tune. “I’m trying to win a super bowl,” Bell said on Twitter.
The general belief is there are four contenders for the Super Bowl in the NFC, two in the AFC. Let's see if Tennessee or Jacksonville can prove that theory wrong this weekend. Both AFC South representatives are significant underdogs, the Titans at New England on Saturday night, the Jaguars at Pittsburgh on Sunday.
PITTSBURGH (AP) The words that threatened to define Ben Roethlisberger’s season were uttered almost as an afterthought and with more than a hint of frustrated sarcasm.
The Steelers are worried about Blake Bortles. The Jaguars quarterback got their attention with his 88 rushing yards last week against the Bills, even though he only threw for 87 . “You’ve got to make sure you account for Bortles,” linebacker Bud Dupree said, via Joe Rutter of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger mused about retiring after the end of the 2016 season before ultimately deciding to continue his career. The Steelers aren’t done with this season yet, but Roethlisberger is already facing questions about whether he’ll make the same decision next year. Roethlisberger was asked if he thinks that Sunday’s game against the […]
Ryan Shazier has offered his first glimpse into his recovery and reality. The 25-year-old posted a photo of himself on Instagram on Wednesday from inside the Pittsburgh Steelers practice facility, the first time he’s been able to be with his teammates at practice and in meeting rooms since his suffering his injury on Dec. 4. […]
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier is leaving the door open for his return after checking in on his team-mates at training on Wednesday. Shazier suffered a serious back injury against the Cincinatti Bengals in early December and underwent spinal stabilisation surgery two days later. On Wednesday, he shared a photo on Instagram of himself in a wheelchair at the team's facility […]
Your browser does not support iframes. The Steelers may have to make a change to their secondary for Sunday’s game against the Jaguars. Mark Kaboly of The Athletic Pittsburgh reports, via Steelers cornerbacks Mike Hilton and Cameron Sutton, that starting
T.J. Watt‘s actual big brother was a first-round pick in 2011. Appearing on PFT Live, the younger Watt identified defensive lineman Cam Heyward as the Steelers player who has taught the rookie the most. “Cam’s been just a great mentor for me just because he’s been in the league for a long time,” Watt said.
With all due respect to the anybody-could-win NFC and the Patriot Machine, the most intriguing matchup this weekend is Jaguars-Steelers. Jacksonville could prove its first-class status by defeating an AFC blue blood, while Pittsburgh is still considered the team most likely to throw the playoffs into true mayhem by upsetting New England next week . […]
Shazier watched Steelers practice for the first time since his spinal cord injury, and it was just the boost he and his teammates needed.