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Patriots Opponent Profile: Ravens Bring Improved Offense To Foxboro

Baltimore’s defense is just as tough as ever, but it now has a dangerous offense to go with it.

01/06/2015

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A Lot Of Positives, Some Questions For Steelers As Season Comes To A Close

The Pittsburgh Steelers finished the 2014 regular season as AFC North champions, but sputtered in the wild card round of the playoffs. With the Pittsburgh Steelers’ season coming to a close after a playoff loss to the Baltimore Ravens, it’s time to reflect on the positives and negatives from their 2014 season.

01/06/2015

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Team Grades: Ravens Kick Steelers Out Of Postseason, Advance To Divisonal Round

Not many pundits had the Ravens defeating the Steelers. The Baltimore Ravens were more than happy to prove people wrong as they dismantled the Steelers 30-17 and advanced to the divisional round to battle the New England Patriots.

01/04/2015

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Team Grades: Steelers Fall To Ravens, 30-17

The Pittsburgh Steelers watched their 2014 hopes slip away as the Baltimore Ravens took advantage of mistakes and won the wild card playoff game, 30-17.

01/04/2015

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Injury Report: Steelers Prepared If Le’Veon Bell Not Healthy

The Pittsburgh Steelers enter wild card weekend with injuries to consider, mainly Le’Veon Bell and Troy Polamalu. The Steelers are prepared to move forward against Ravens.

01/02/2015

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Opponent Profile: Steelers Host Ravens In Wild Card Week

The Pittsburgh Steelers finalized their regular season with a win over the Cincinnati Bengals to host the Baltimore Ravens during wild card week of the 2014 NFL Playoffs.

12/29/2014

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Opponent Profile: Ravens Must Prepare For Steelers Highly Potent Offense

The easy part may have been getting to the playoffs in the first place when considering who Baltimore must play next. Their biggest rivals in Pittsburgh will be their first test as they look to advance in the postseason for the 6th time in 7 seasons.

12/29/2014

Lions receiver Calvin Johnson, left, and quarterback Matthew Stafford. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Harris: Fantasy Co-Dependents In Detroit

It’s time to buy low on Matthew Stafford — and even Calvin Johnson, if that’s possible.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 02: Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers reacts after a late hit by Courtney Upshaw #91 of the Baltimore Ravens during the second quarter at Heinz Field on November 2, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

7 Things Ben Roethlisberger Looked Like After Taking A Hit To The Jaw

Ben Roethlisberger led the Pittsburgh Steelers to another victory Sunday night and managed to take down his last two opponents in record form – notching 6 TD passes in each of his last two games. It seems like nothing could get Big Ben down…well, except for maybe this late hit.

11/02/2014

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Durkin: Putting Cutler’s Turnovers In Perspective

Jay Cutler’s far from the Bears’ only issue, but he plays the biggest role in salvaging the season.

CBS Chicago–10/30/2014

Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers throws a pass during warmups prior to the game against the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field on September 7, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Fantasy Starters: Big Ben, Flacco, Smith

We look at this game from a fantasy football perspective and consider the players from both sides that should be placed in the lineup or benched.

09/11/2014

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Baffoe: Issue Of Allowing Steubenville Rapist Back On Football Team A Teaching Moment

In looking at personally flawed athletes as objects, let’s not forget victims are humans.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2014

Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers looks on from the bench against the New York Giants during a preseason game at MetLife Stadium on August 9, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ben Roethlisberger Needs To Stay Focused Amid Emmanuel Sanders Feud

So it is with my jaded view of the world that I address the Ben Roethlisberger – Emmanuel Sanders feud. Sanders said that his new quarterback, Peyton Manning, is a much better leader than his old quarterback, Big Ben. And thus the verbal jousting began, feathers flexed, talons out.

08/14/2014

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Roger Goodell Defends 2-Game Suspension Of Ray Rice

“It has to be consistent with other cases,” Roger Goodell says. “And it was in this matter.”

CBS Chicago–08/01/2014

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Steelers Get Wild 38-31 Win Over Packers

Le’Veon Bell scored a 1-yard touchdown with 1:28 left and the Pittsburgh Steelers withstood Green Bay’s last throw into the end zone, dealing the Packers’ playoff hopes a blow with a wild, 38-31 win Sunday.

12/22/2013

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Keidel: Trading Big Ben Would Be A Big Blunder

There’s a baleful buzz around Big Ben and my beloved black & gold these days. Reports say that the mountainous QB is now a mutinous QB, demanding he be traded at the end of this season.

11/15/2013

Henry Melton #69 of the Chicago Bears is carted off the field after being injured against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the game on September 22, 2013 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Trestman: Melton’s Knee Injury To Be Evaluated Today

Bears coach Marc Trestman said he’s “really not sure” how serious Pro Bowl defensive tackle Henry Melton’s knee injury is.

WBBM Newsradio–09/23/2013

D.J. Williams #58 celebrates with teammate Stephen Paea #92 of the Chicago Bears after sacking Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers during a game at Heinz Field on September 22, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Bears 40, Steelers 23

By Dan Durkin- (CBS) – While it wasn’t pretty for four quarters, the Bears put together solid bookends on the road, defeating a desperate and prideful Pittsburgh Steelers team 40-23, running their record to 3-0. OFFENSE […]

670 The Score–09/23/2013

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Bernstein: Bears Blitz To ‘Historic’ Win

The Bears dialed up the blitz Sunday night.

670 The Score–09/22/2013

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Peppers ‘Not Interested In Talking About The First Two Weeks’

After battling an illness for nearly a week, Bears defensive end Julius Peppers was back at practice Wednesday and ready to put his early season struggles behind him.

670 The Score–09/18/2013

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