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Ben Roethlisberger completed 15-of-19 passes for 168 yards Saturday to lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 17-0 pre-season win over Buffalo. Rashard Mendenhall added 48 yards and a touchdown on 16 rushes, Hines Ward had 74 yards on five receptions and James Farrior had a 22-yard interception returned
The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed veteran wide receiver Hines Ward to a contract through the 2013 season, the team announced Sunday. No financial figure was released by the reigning Super Bowl champions in Sunday's announcement, but the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported that Ward wanted to be a Steeler his entire career, and the contract created room under the NFL salary cap. Ward, 33, will enter his 12th NFL season in 2009 and is the franchise leader in career receptions (800), receiving...
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- "Steeler Nation" shifted the victory celebration east from Tampa to Walt Disney World Resort Monday as thousands of black-and-gold-clad, Terrible Towel-twirling fans of the Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers lined Main Street, U.S.A.
Pittsburgh wide receiver Santonio Holmes was the MVP in Super Bowl XLIII after his jaw-dropping touchdown catch helped the Steelers beat Arizona 27-23. Holmes grabbed a pass from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on tip toes with just 35 seconds remaining, capping a nine-reception, 131-yard performance. My feet never left the ground, he told reporters.
Pittsburgh Coach Mike Tomlin reiterated Friday that his team is prepared for Super Bowl XLIII against Arizona after a 1 hour, 50 minute practice. The NFL's pool report said all 53 Steelers players, including wide receiver Hines Ward (right knee strain), practiced without restriction in unseasonably chilly conditions. I feel great about our preparation, Tomlin said.
Wide receiver Hines Ward was the only one player limited because of injury when the Pittsburgh Steelers went through a pre-Super Bowl practice Wednesday. Ward suffered a strained a knee ligament in the first quarter of the Steelers' 23-14 AFC Championship Game victory over Baltimore Jan 18.
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward, rehabilitating a sprained knee, said Tuesday he will probably suit up Sunday for Super Bowl XLIII. Ward, 32, had his knee bent backwards after making a catch in the AFC Championship game against Baltimore. On Media Day in Tampa, Fla., Ward told reporters, Having a whole week off last week, I've tried to put two weeks of rehab into one week.
Pittsburgh Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin says quarterback Ben Roethlisberger should be healthy enough for the team's first playoff game in two weeks. Tomlin said initial tests on Roethlisberger showed he suffered a concussion Sunday against the Cleveland Browns, but the injury should heal in time for the playoffs, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported Monday. He is not permanently injured or scarred at this point, said Tomlin, whose team finished the 2008 season with a 12-4 record.
Pittsburgh's defense held Cleveland to 126 total yards Sunday and the Steelers buried the Browns 31-0. Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger left the game late in the first half after suffering a concussion.
SEOUL (Reuters) - Korean-American football star Hines Ward wound up a trip to South Korea that saw him play catch with the president and shed tears in public by saying on Tuesday he wants to help mixed-race children in the country.
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