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Offensive guard David DeCastro (66) leads the Steelers onto the field during a home game against the Raiders this season. (AP)

Steelers’ line has been steady

PITTSBURGH (AP) – There are few things the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive linemen dread more than a video session with position coach Mike Munchak – who…





Pittsburgh's David Perron can't get his stick on a rebound in front of Colorado goalie Reto Berra. (The Associated Press)

Penguins survive Avalanche

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin scored to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Thursday night. Malkin got his…


Antonio Brown has 27 catches for 433 yards in the Steelers' last two games. (The Associated Press)

Brown: Steelers’ steady star

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Antonio Brown’s form was so flawless, even Mary Lou Retton took notice. Then again, the 1984 Olympic all-around champion didn’t have to…


Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg has been sacked 76 times in the last 23 games. (The Associated Press)

Nittany Lions prep for Michigan

UNIVERSITY PARK (AP) – Penn State players call it “The Grind.” Their coaches see this stretch of the season as the toughest, too, but not…


Pittsburgh's Will Allen unloads on Cleveland's Taylor Gabriel during the Steelers' win on Sunday. (The Associated Press)

Steelers laying the lumber

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Keith Butler can come clean now. The Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator had no clue what was coming this fall while trying to…


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Big Ben: No ordinary backup

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Most days when the starting quarterback limps off the field, the resulting emotion as the backup jogs out to the huddle isn’t…


New Jersey's Jon Merrill checks Pittsburgh's David Perron into the boards during Saturday's game. (The Associated Press)

Devils blank Pens

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – New Jersey is off to a strong start, and Cory Schneider thinks more success is coming for the Devils. Schneider made…




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Pirates’ Marte wins Gold Glove

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte won his first Gold Glove award Tuesday night after managers and coaches, in conjunction with a relatively…



Pittsburgh's Antonio Brown sprints past Oakland's defense on his way to a 57-yard gain that set up the winning field goal. (The Associated Press)

Steelers lose Big Ben in win

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pittsburgh Steelers keep insisting they can absorb the endless string of injuries to their most vital parts, that they have the…