The Insider: Steelers


Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 11/28/2013

Thanksgiving Day games open thread

There are three NFL games today, and here’s where you can shoot the breeze while you watch.

By Keith McMillan  |  12:30 PM ET, 11/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baltimore Ravens, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Steelers, Week 13

Posted at 08:03 AM ET, 09/27/2013

The NFL in London: Would you watch the Redskins play there?

As the Steelers and Vikings get set to play in London, Des Bieler ponders the future of the NFL in the U.K.

By Des Bieler  |  08:03 AM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jacksonville Jaguars, Minnesota Vikings, NFL in London, Pittsburgh Steelers, Week 4

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 09/26/2013

Fantasy watch: Kaepernick risky, Le'Veon Bell worth starting

Gene Wang offers fantasy football thoughts on Colin Kaepernick, Kenbrell Thompkins, Le'Veon Bell and Terrelle Pryor

By Gene Wang  |  05:26 PM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fantasy football, New England Patriots, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 08/20/2013

Five observations from the Redskins' win over the Steelers

There were positives, as well as some other negatives, that came from Monday night's game. Here are five areas that stand out.

By Mike Jones  |  07:01 AM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  observations, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason

Posted at 07:30 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Andrews, Griffin, Redskins officials discuss next steps for Griffin

Orthopedic surgeon is on hand at FedEx Field and observes Griffin's pregame workout. No decisions are expected Monday on Griffin's status for the season opener.

By Mark Maske and Mike Jones  |  07:30 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 07:10 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Brian Orakpo, Josh Wilson, Brandon Meriweather ruled out vs. Steelers

The Washington Redskins will play without three defensive starters as they host the Pittsburgh Steelers tonight at FedEx Field.

By Mike Jones  |  07:10 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Injuries, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, Redskins-Steelers

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Redskins vs. Steelers open thread: What do you want to see tonight?

A spot to chat leading up to and during the Redskins-Steelers preseason game, with links to stats, twitter handles to follow and pregame reading.

By Keith McMillan  |  06:01 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Open thread, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, statistics

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Redskins-Steelers: Offensive storylines to follow

Rookie running backs and offensive linemen look to make positive impressions on coaches.

By Mike Jones  |  12:31 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Offensive line, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, Running backs, Storylines, Wide Receivers

Posted at 07:03 AM ET, 07/01/2013

The Other 31: Steelers retool after parting with Harrison, Wallace, Mendenhall

Pittsburgh could lean on a few rookies, including running back Le'Veon Bell, in its bid to rebound from an 8-8 season and get back into the AFC playoff mix.

By Mark Maske  |  07:03 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AFC North, Pittsburgh Steelers, The Other 31

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 01/28/2013

Redskins' Danny Smith to interview for Steelers' special teams coaching job

Special teams coordinator granted persmission to talk to Steelers about same job. Smith is a Pittsburgh native.

By Mark Maske  |  12:32 PM ET, 01/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Danny Smith, Pittsburgh Steelers, special teams, Steelers

Posted at 06:43 PM ET, 10/30/2012

DeAngelo Hall says official ‘was equally at fault’ during Sunday’s incident

DeAngelo Hall says official 'was equally at fault' in incident

By Mark Maske  |  06:43 PM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Emmanuel Sanders, officials, Redskins vs. Steelers, Redskins-Steelers, refs

Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 10/29/2012

Mike Shanahan felt ‘dumb’ after reviewing RGIII trick play

Coach regrets exposing franchise QB to injury risk.

By Mike Jones  |  05:08 PM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Redskins-Steelers, Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 10/29/2012

Five observations from the Redskins’ loss to the Steelers

The Redskins fell to 3-5 on the year after their worst loss of the season.

By Mike Jones  |  11:52 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Five observations, Redskins-Steelers, Washington Redskins

Posted at 08:10 AM ET, 10/29/2012

How do you feel about DeAngelo Hall?

DeAngelo Hall's late-game antics might have symbolized every Redskin's frustration with Sunday's game. But did it affect how you feel about the player?

By Keith McMillan  |  08:10 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Defensive backfield, defensive backs, discipline, meltdown, officials, Opening kick, Pittsburgh Steelers, Redskins secondary, Redskins vs. Steelers, Redskins-Steelers, refs

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 10/28/2012

Redskins-Steelers game day notes

The Washington Redskins and Pittsburgh Steelers face off at 1 p.m. today and Heinz Field.

By Mike Jones  |  11:31 AM ET, 10/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Steelers

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 10/25/2012

Steelers defensive player to watch: OLB James Harrison

The 6-foot, 242-pound Harrison is known as one of the fiercest hitters in the league.

By Mike Jones  |  05:48 PM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  James Harrison, Redskins-Steelers

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 10/25/2012

Steelers offensive player to watch: QB Ben Roethlisberger

Roethlisberger, now in ninth season is on pace to throw for 4, 706 yards and 29 touchdowns -- both career highs.

By Mike Jones  |  11:12 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ben Roethlisberger, Redskins-Steelers, Steelers

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 10/25/2012

If you could pilfer one NFL player for the Redskins this Sunday, who would it be?

If you could take one NFL player and add him to the Redskins for this Sunday's game, who would it be?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:00 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Opening kick, Pierre Garcon, Redskins secondary, Redskins-Steelers

Posted at 07:51 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Where do the Steelers rank on your dislike meter?

The Steelers and Redskins don't have much of an on-field rivalry, but their fans intermingle. So is there bad blood there or not?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:51 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fans, FedEx Field, NFC East, Opening kick, Redskins vs. Steelers, Redskins-Steelers, rivalries