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Marlon Humphrey’s specific injury won’t be known until MRI

Ravens cornerback Marlon Humphrey reportedly is believed to have a season-ending shoulder injury. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, that may indeed be the case, but it all hinges on an upcoming MRI. Per the source, Humphrey’s specific injury could be one of several different things. The Ravens won’t know what it is [more]

Ben Roethlisberger makes light of report he has privately said this is his final season

A report last week indicated Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger “privately has told former teammates and some within the organization that he expects this to be his final season” with the team. Roethlisberger was asked about the report after the Steelers’ 20-19 victory over the Ravens. “Well, I haven’t told everybody that,” Roethlisberger said, laughing along [more]

Marlon Humphrey having MRI, could be out a while

After Sunday’s loss to the Steelers, Ravens head coach John Harbaugh said that the team went for two with seconds to play because they were running low on healthy cornerbacks and didn’t want to go to overtime in that condition. Harbaugh noted Marlon Humphrey in particular as being too hurt to get back on the [more]

Mike Tomlin: I thought it was funny that Big Ben retiring was seemingly a story this weekend

ESPN made some headlines this weekend with a report that Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is going to retire, but the story didn’t make Steelers coach Mike Tomlin do anything other than laugh. Tomlin smirked when asked about the report after today’s game, saying that it just hasn’t been something they’re focused on in a locker [more]

John Harbaugh on going for two: We were out of corners, tried to win game right there

The Ravens scored a touchdown with 12 seconds left in Sunday’s game against the Steelers and they only needed an extra point to send the game into overtime, but Ravens head coach John Harbaugh opted to go for two and try for the win in regulation. Tight end Mark Andrews got open, but Lamar Jackson‘s [more]

Steelers survive as Ravens’ two-point conversion fails

A wild game in Pittsburgh came down to a single point, as the Ravens failed on a two-point conversion with 12 seconds left and the Steelers won 20-19. The two-point conversion pass from Lamar Jackson to tight end Mark Andrews sailed a bit too far, and Andrews got one hand on the ball but couldn’t [more]

Ravens score first on 16-play, 99-yard drive that takes 10:27 off the clock

A great Steelers punt set up an epic Ravens drive and the first score of today’s game in Pittsburgh. Steelers punter Pressley Harvin booted a 64-yard punt that went out of bounds inside the 1-yard line, and Pittsburgh celebrated, but from there, it was all Ravens. Baltimore’s offense proceeded to march on a long drive [more]

Steelers are ready for cat-and-mouse chess match with Lamar Jackson

In his last game before facing the Browns last Sunday night, Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson was blitzed repeatedly by Miami defensive backs. Against Cleveland, the blitzes didn’t happen as frequently. On Sunday, what will the Steelers do against Jackson? That’s for coach Mike Tomlin to know and Jackson, the Ravens, and everyone else to eventually [more]

College coaching pay sends “shock waves” through the NFL

The proliferation of eight-figure college coaches will definitely have an impact on the NFL. Via Jay Glazer of Fox Sports, recent contracts given out by schools like Michigan State, USC, and LSU sent shock waves through the NCAA — and “bigger shock waves” in the NFL. Glazer predicts that NFL coaching salaries could double or [more]

Mike Tomlin used padded practice to let his team know last week wasn’t good enough

The Steelers had a spirited, padded practice on Wednesday, three days after being embarrassed by the Bengals. Coach Mike Tomlin, in a brand-new exclusive! interview with Steelers.com, the website owned and operated by the team, explained the reasoning for the aggressive approach to preparing for Week 13 against the Ravens. “More than anything, it’s about the [more]

Ex-Steeler Ryan Clark: Ben Roethlisberger is hurting his team, it’s time for him to take a seat

Ryan Clark and Ben Roethlisberger spent eight seasons playing together in Pittsburgh, but Clark dowen’t want to see Roethlisberger play any more. Clark believes Roethlisberger’s play has deteriorated to such an extent that he’s actively hurting the Steelers by preventing their young players on offense from developing, and that Roethlisberger doesn’t belong on the field. [more]

Yes, it’s Ben Roethlisberger’s last season in Pittsburgh

This week’s Sunday Splash! cycle started a little early, with a flat, predictable Saturday stone that may skip right over to the other side of Lake Obvious. Via Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger “privately has told former teammates and some within the organization that he expects this to be his final season” [more]

T.J. Watt is back from the COVID list, after only five days

The first negative came on Friday. The second negative came on Saturday. The Steelers have activated linebacker T.J. Watt from the COVID reserve list, clearing the way for him to play on Sunday against the Ravens. Watt tested positive on Monday. He’s the first player to make it back after only five days away. By [more]

T.J. Watt tests negative for COVID on Friday, setting the stage for a potential return on Sunday

Take heart, Steelers fans. You may have linebacker T.J. Watt for Sunday’s game against the Ravens. Per multiple sources, Watt tested negative for COVID on Friday. If he generates a second negative test at least 24 hours after today’s test, he will be able to return for Sunday’s game against the Ravens. Watt originally tested [more]

NFL Week 13 injury report roundup: Asante Samuel Jr. remains out for Chargers

Week 13 of the 2021 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Cowboys and it continues with 12 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

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