The Steelers try to stop a free fall that has seen them lose four of five when they host second-place Cincinnati at Heinz Field on Sunday. The Black and Gold need to win out to assure themselves a spot in the NFL's postseason tournament, so their playoffs essentially begin this weekend.
12/18/2012 - 21:12
Three Rivers Stadium is gone now, but the memory of what happened there 40 years ago on December 23, 1972, lives on for many.
12/17/2012 - 13:05
Brandon Carr intercepted Ben Roethlisberger on the second play of overtime to set up a field goal, and the reeling Steelers lost for the fourth time in their last five games, blowing a 24-17 fourth quarter lead and falling in overtime to the Cowboys 27-24.
12/16/2012 - 20:00
With just three weeks remaining in the season, the race for the Lombardi Trophy has begun in earnest. Keep an eye on these five players, as they try to lift their teams into the playoffs and to the Super Bowl.
12/12/2012 - 12:36
Baron Batch activated from practice squad
12/11/2012 - 18:47
The Steelers, losers of three of their past four, head to Dallas to fight for their playoff lives. At 7-6, Pittsburgh is barely hanging on to the final Wild Card spot in the AFC -- leaving them no room for error.
12/11/2012 - 15:01
The Steelers signed wide receiver Plaxico Burress shortly before Thanksgiving to bolster an injured group of receivers. Burress spent 2000-04 with the Steelers after Pittsburgh drafted him with the eighth overall pick in the 2000 NFL Draft.
12/10/2012 - 20:22
The Chargers took it to the Steelers Sunday afternoon, owning third down and dominating time of possession, drilling Pittsburgh 34-24 at Heinz Field.
12/09/2012 - 17:06
Quarterback Brian Hoyer released
12/08/2012 - 17:44
Third such honor in veteran kicker's career
12/05/2012 - 10:09
The Steelers find themselves thick in the middle of a tight AFC playoff race with the final quarter of the season looming and still plenty of injuries to overcome. The struggling San Diego Chargers come to town this Sunday as the stretch run begins in earnest.
12/04/2012 - 16:47
His numbers speak for themselves. The player wearing No. 83 in black and gold entered this December third in Steelers history in career receptions, with more than any other tight end in franchise history. His 38 touchdowns are more than any Steelers tight end before him.
12/03/2012 - 21:56
The Steelers enter December on the heels of a great win in Baltimore, firmly in the middle of a hotly contested AFC playoff battle. Here are five keys to the remaining four games on the Steelers' schedule.
12/03/2012 - 19:31
Veteran safety one of 32 league-wide winners
12/03/2012 - 14:22
Charlie Batch outdueled Joe Flacco and Shaun Suisham kicked a 42-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Steelers over the Ravens 23-20 in a classic battle between the AFC North rivals.
12/02/2012 - 19:49