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Dolphins sign Reid Sinnett to practice squad

With Tua Tagovailoa out and no timetable set for his return, the Dolphins are adding another quarterback.Head coach Mike McDaniel said in his Monday press conference that Miami is signing Reid Sinnett to its practice squad.“That was something we prioritized over the weekend,” McDaniel said.Sinnett entered the league in 2020 as an undrafted free agent [more]

Tua Tagovailoa will not play in Week 5

Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa will not be on the field in Week Five.Tagovailoa went to the hospital after hitting his head on the turf and being diagnosed with a concussion during last Thursday’s loss to the Bengals and head coach Mike McDaniel told reporters on Monday that the quarterback will not play against the Jets [more]

Diontae Johnson: Obviously it’s a rebuilding year

The Steelers parted ways with longtime starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger before this season, but that change didn’t lead to any talk this offseason from the team about 2022 being a rebuilding year.Sunday’s loss to the Jets dropped the Steelers to 1-3 on the year and first-round pick Kenny Pickett got his first snaps at quarterback [more]

Kenny Pickett becomes first quarterback to rush for two touchdowns in his debut

Steelers quarterback Kenny Pickett had an ultimately inauspicious debut on Sunday, with Pittsburgh blowing a 10-point fourth-quarter lead to the Jets.But Pickett made history in one specific way on Sunday.Pickett became the first quarterback in league history to rush for two touchdowns in his first career game, according to the NFL.That won’t matter much in [more]

Fan at Jets-Steelers game dies after falling from escalator

A fan attending Sunday’s game between the Jets and Steelers died after falling from an escalator at Acrisure Stadium.Via the Associated Press, the Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety said that police and emergency service personnel were alerted after a man fell at around 4:45 p.m. ET, following the conclusion of the game.Emergency care was administered [more]

Minkah Fitzpatrick: Very frustrating to lose to people you know you’re better than

Steelers safety Minkah Fitzpatrick helped put his team in the lead in the third quarter on Sunday when he picked off Jets quarterback Zach Wilson and returned the ball inside the 5-yard-line, but Pittsburgh couldn’t protect the lead in their home stadium.The Jets rallied for two touchdowns in the fourth quarter and went home as [more]

Mitch Trubisky on benching: Disappointed, it’s definitely not what I wanted

Mitch Trubisky‘s run as the starting quarterback in Pittsburgh may have come to an end on Sunday.Steelers head coach pulled Trubisky in favor of Kenny Pickett at the start of the second half with the Jets beating the Steelers 10-6. Pickett rallied the Steelers for 14 straight points, but the Jets turned the tide with [more]

Mike Tomlin on Kenny Pickett: We needed a spark, no decision on next week

The Steelers turned to first-round pick Kenny Pickett in the second half of Sunday’s game against the Jets, but head coach Mike Tomlin isn’t saying if he’ll remain the quarterback in Week Five.Tomlin said in his postgame press conference that he put Pickett in the game because the Steelers “needed a spark.” Pickett provided one [more]

Minkah Fitzpatrick interception, Kenny Pickett TD put Steelers up 13-10

The Steelers made a quarterback change to kick off the third quarter of Sunday’s game against the Jets, but it was the defense that sparked them to their first lead of the afternoon.Safety Minkah Fitzpatrick nabbed a pass that caromed off of Jets tight end Tyler Conklin‘s hands and celebrated after returning the ball into [more]

Kenny Pickett enters the game for the Steelers

Well, it finally happened.With the Steelers offense once again struggling, starting quarterback Mitch Trubisky is out. And rookie Kenny Pickett is in.Before exiting, Trubisky completed seven of 13 passes for 84 yards and an interception.Ten days ago, coach Mike Tomlin said he’s not thinking about changing quarterbacks. Obviously, that has changed. It’s officially Kenny Pickett [more]

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