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Steelers Draw Bengals in Primetime for Wildcard Round
January 04, 2016
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers Draw Bengals in Primetime for Wildcard Round

The NFL announced kickoff times for its first two playoff weekends late Sunday night. The Steelers will play the Cincinnati Bengals in an AFC wild card game at 8:15 p.m. Saturday at Paul Brown Stadium. The NFL set the playoff schedule for wild card weekend late Sunday night. The Steelers-Bengals game will be televised by...

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Steelers Playoff Hopes Still Alive & Kicking
December 02, 2015
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers Playoff Hopes Still Alive & Kicking

It’s not the scenario anybody wants, but if the playoffs were to start today the Steelers would find themselves on the outside looking in. A week ago the Steelers held the fifth spot, which would have had them as the top seeded wild card team. But after a 39-30 loss to the Seattle Seahawks they have dropped to the eighth...

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What Went Wrong in the Steelers Playoff Loss to the Ravens?
January 05, 2015
Pittsburgh Steelers

What Went Wrong in the Steelers Playoff Loss to the Ravens?

The Ravens owe Reggie Nelson an extra playoff share. Dazed and rendered one-dimensional by the loss of AFC rushing leader Le’Veon Bell, the Steelers were ripe for the taking by their archrivals Saturday night in a 30-17 wild-card loss to the Ravens at Heinz Field. The sixth-seeded Ravens’ first postseason victory in four...

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Wild Card Preview: Steelers and Ravens Duel Again
December 31, 2014
Pittsburgh Steelers

Wild Card Preview: Steelers and Ravens Duel Again

Baltimore (10-6) at Pittsburgh (11-5), 8:15 pm ET, NBC Another chapter in one of the NFL’s hardest-hitting rivalries will be written when these two franchises meet in the playoffs for the third time in seven seasons. The Steelers avenged a 26-6 loss to Baltimore in the season-opener with their own 20-point home victory...

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Loss to Saints Put  Pittsburgh's Playoffs Plans on the Edge
December 03, 2014
Pittsburgh Steelers

Loss to Saints Put Pittsburgh's Playoffs Plans on the Edge

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints holding a 7-4 record and a shot at the wild-card or even a chance to compete for the AFC North Division title. Many fans of NFL betting tought that this was going to be an easy afternoon, but ended up swallowing a bitter loss. The game seemed...

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Steelers’ Loss to Saints Could Cost Them the Playoffs
December 01, 2014
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers’ Loss to Saints Could Cost Them the Playoffs

Ben Roethlisberger called the Steelers remaining games “must wins” last week. After Sunday’s beatdown by the New Orleans Saints, what he’s going to call the rest of the schedule now? The Steelers uneven season took another downward tumble Sunday as the oft-beaten but first-place Saints handed the...

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Why the Pittsburgh Steelers Will Make the Playoffs
November 14, 2014
Pittsburgh Steelers

Why the Pittsburgh Steelers Will Make the Playoffs

The Pittsburgh Steelers had a pretty big stumble last week against the New York Jets. Some fans blamed a visit from Justin Bieber as the cause, but poor execution seems to be a more likely culprit. After winning three straight games against the Texans, Colts and Ravens riding 14 touchdowns by Ben Roethlisberger, all looked...

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Refs Screw Up Steelers Playoff Hopes
December 30, 2013
Pittsburgh Steelers

Refs Screw Up Steelers Playoff Hopes

At a time when plenty of Steelers fans are griping about the decision to wipe what would have been a game-clinching fumble return off the scoreboard in overtime of the contest between the Chiefs-Chargers, all Steelers fans should be complaining about the failure of the officials to miss a blatant foul as the Chiefs tried to win...

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How Can Pittsburgh Steelers Clinch a Playoff Berth?
December 10, 2012
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How Can Pittsburgh Steelers Clinch a Playoff Berth?

By Jesse Reed, The Pittsburgh Steelers lost in Week 14, but so did the Cincinnati Bengals. So what do the Steelers need to do to clinch a spot in the postseason? Simply put, they need to win two of three games and beat the Bengals. The Steelers currently hold the tiebreaker over the Bengals for the No. 6 seed because they beat...

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