Ben Roethlisberger

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Silverman: Sanchez Gets The Message, Courtesy Of Tebow

Has Tim Tebow’s presence motivated Mark Sanchez to new heights?


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Lichtenstein: Jets’ Fuel Impresses August Fools

Now that the Jets have shown their new identity on tape, the Steelers better be familiar with the cliché regarding those who fool.


Quarterback Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos throws against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the NFL season opener at Sports Authority Field at Mile High . (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Marveling At The Greatness Of Peyton Manning

After missing the entire 2011 season, Peyton Manning did not miss a beat in his Broncos’ debut.


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Keidel: Which Team Will Take Home The Lombardi Trophy?

Every year we know that the seasons will change and football pundits will punt past their coverage. They frown over their notes, making Super Bowl predictions as colorful as the rainbow foliage surrounding most NFL stadiums in October.


Quarterback Mark Sanchez of the New York Jets. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Sympathy For Mark Sanchez

A crumbling offensive line in front of him, a subpar running game and receivers bobbling balls thrown directly to their chests. Still, No. 6 takes the blame. Welcome to Mark Sanchez’s world.


Eli Manning and Tom Coughlin (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Silverman: A Look At The Top Five Quarterback-Coach Duos In The NFL

It’s not just about the quarterbacks. It’s about the quarterback-coach combination. Put together a sharp-throwing quarterback with a brilliant head coach and you have a winning combination.


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Silverman: A Confident Sanchez Not Ready To Join Elite Quarterbacks

Sanchez is not a top 10 quarterback. If he can make the top 15, it would be a major step up for the Jets


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Sims: Breaking Down Ben Roethlisberger’s Partial Rotator Cuff Tear

Ben Roethlisberger just happened to mention on Thursday that he has been playing with some shoulder pain due to a partial rotator cuff tear that he suffered in a loss to Baltimore on November 6, 2011.


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Giants’ Tuck Rips Eli Manning’s No. 31 Ranking On Top 100 As ‘A Joke’

According to his peers, the two-time — and reigning — Super Bowl MVP wasn’t even close to being one of the league’s ten best players.


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Keidel: Tebow’s New Testament

Don’t curse me for failing to fawn over the Giants, who truly deserve respect, but the New Testament just fell on my Steelers.


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Tebow Time! Steelers Latest Victim Of Broncos’ Cardiac QB

The Drive. The Fumble. And now, The Blink of an Eye.


Tim Tebow

Tebow, Broncos Defeat The Stunned Steelers 29-23

Tebow connected with Demaryius Thomas on an electrifying 80-yard touchdown pass on the first play of overtime and the Broncos defeated the stunned Steelers 29-23 in the AFC wild-card game on Sunday.


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Broncos-Steelers Playoff Preview

Come on, Steelers fans. Admit it. You’re not scared, but you’re concerned. No? Well, what if I told you that Ray Rice was out for the year, that Ed Reed wasn’t playing this weekend, and […]


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Injury Breakdown: Peyton Manning, Matt Cassel And More Quarterback Questions

Fantasy teams are as difficult to manage as the real ones this NFL season. Of the 32 teams, 12 of them have injured quarterbacks, three of whom are likely out for the season.


Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers calls out signals at the line of scrimmage against the Tennessee Titans during the game on October 9, 2011 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Injury Breakdown: Ben Roethlisberger Plays Through Pain

With his sprained and contused foot protected as well it could be, and in a shoe one size larger to accommodate that protection, Ben Roethlisberger came through probably even beyond his own expectations.