Agent: Ex-Giant Plaxico Burress In 'Terrific Shape'Drew Rosenhaus announced on Showtime's "Inside the NFL" last month that his client, jailed ex-Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress, “will be playing” in 2011. Rosenhaus isn't backing off his prediction.
Kallas Remarks: 10 Super Bowl ThoughtsSo much for Super Bowl experience. But for a few key drops, the “inexperienced” (in the Super Bowl, anyway) Packers easily could have scored 45 points.
Ward: Burress To Steelers Would Be 'Great Story'Jailed ex-Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress has a fan in former teammate Hines Ward. According to Ward, Burress would be welcomed back to Pittsburgh "with open arms."
New 'Super' Attitude On Display For RoethlisbergerWe're seeing a slightly different, comedic Big Ben this time around, and not just because he's trying to become just the fifth quarterback to win three Super Bowls.
After Downing Jets, Steelers Turn Focus To PackersThe Pittsburgh Steelers are back in the Super Bowl again — thanks to a few new faces.
Steelers Advance To Super Bowl XLV, Beat Jets 24-19Rashard Mendenhall's 1-yard touchdown run on Pittsburgh's nine-minute opening drive gave the Steelers a 7-0 lead after one quarter in the AFC championship game Sunday night at chilly Heinz Field.
History Might Not Mean Much This SundayIn a season when both conference title games feature No. 2 seeds and against No. 6s, it's foolish to discount the Jets in Sunday night's AFC championship.
No Respect: Packers, Steelers Favored To Reach Super BowlThe Green Bay Packers go to Soldier Field favored to beat the Chicago Bears on Sunday in their first NFL playoffs match since 1941 thanks to impressive results in the last month. The AFC Championship follows at Heinz Field where the Pittsburgh Steelers take on the underdog New York Jets.
Steelers, Mendenhall Prepared To Run Over JetsThe Jets have shown a few leaks against the run in the playoffs, allowing more than 100 yards each game — after allowing a 91-yard average in the regular season. That's giving fans on the banks of the Three Rivers reason to be optimistic.
Jets' Revis Excited For Steel City HomecomingDarrelle Revis is considered by many to be the best shutdown cornerback in the NFL. It's a long way from those anxious days in Aliquippa, a city in metropolitan Pittsburgh where big dreams just help you get by.
Steelers Advance To AFC Championship GameBen Roethlisberger hit rookie Antonio Brown on a 58-yard pass play on third-and-19, and Rashard Mendenhall scored from the 2 with 1:33 remaining to give the Pittsburgh Steelers a 31-24 comeback victory over the Baltimore Ravens in an AFC divisional playoff game Saturday.