Steelers 28, Colts 24: Steelers free Chase Claypool, spark comeback

Maybe the Steelers can win a playoff game after all. Not only did they end their three-game losing streak Sunday with a 28-24 win over the Colts at Heinz Field, they did it with their most impressive victory since their Week 8 win at Baltimore. Since then, the Steelers' wins have come against the Cowboys, … Continue reading Steelers 28, Colts 24: Steelers free Chase Claypool, spark comeback

Bills 26, Steelers 15: Steelers free-falling their way to playoffs

Believe it or not, the Steelers got some good news on Sunday. The Chiefs' victory over the Dolphins guaranteed the Steelers a playoff berth. Thanks, Chiefs. You guys are just swell. It's hard to look forward to the playoffs when the Steelers are breaking down like an old, beat-up car. The disintegration continued Sunday night … Continue reading Bills 26, Steelers 15: Steelers free-falling their way to playoffs

Washington 23, Steelers 17: Steelers drop the ball on a perfect season

In some ways, the Steelers' 23-17 loss to the Washington Football Team Monday at Heinz Field feels like a playoff loss. It's not playoff loss, of course. The Steelers season is far from over. They still have a chance to win the Super Bowl. They no longer have a chance to be the first 19-0 … Continue reading Washington 23, Steelers 17: Steelers drop the ball on a perfect season

5 thoughts from Steelers’ 28-21 win over Texans

Here are five marbles that have been rattling around in my head since the Steelers improved to 3-0 with their 28-21 win over the Texans Sunday at Heinz Field. Mike Tomlin must have said something to the defense at halftime After allowing 21 points and 215 passing yards in the first half, the Steelers shut … Continue reading 5 thoughts from Steelers’ 28-21 win over Texans

Steelers 28, Texans 21: Steelers Scribe Week 3 Hot Read

More than one Steelers scribe (the ones who actually, um, get paid to be Steelers scribes) wrote this past week that the Steelers lacked a killer instinct on defense. Both the defense and the offense showed a killer instinct in Sunday's 28-21 win over the Texans at Heinz Field. After getting sliced and diced by … Continue reading Steelers 28, Texans 21: Steelers Scribe Week 3 Hot Read

Steelers 26, Broncos 21: Give the Steelers’ defense its due for this win

Last season, without Ben Roethlisberger, the Steelers took any kind of win they could get and salvaged a .500 record. This season, with Roethlisberger back, the Steelers have their sights set a lot higher than .500. So is it too much to ask for Steelers wins to be worthy of a dating-site profile picture rather … Continue reading Steelers 26, Broncos 21: Give the Steelers’ defense its due for this win

Steelers 26, Giants 16: Steelers have the supplies for a decent 2020 season

There was plenty of PPE on the Steelers' sideline Monday night at MetLife Stadium. Masks. Face shields. The protective sleeve on Ben Roethlisberger's right elbow. That last piece of medical apparatus is designed not only to protect Roethlisberger's physical health, but also the mental health of Steelers fans in 2020. Playing for the first time … Continue reading Steelers 26, Giants 16: Steelers have the supplies for a decent 2020 season