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2005-11-01 03:57:50

TORONTO (Reuters) - Jeff Reed's 37-yard field goal with 1:36 left gave the Pittsburgh Steelers a 20-19 win over the Baltimore Ravens in the National Football League's Monday night game in Pittsburgh. The Steelers led 17-10 entering the fourth quarter but three straight field goals by Matt Stover put the Ravens ahead, setting the stage for Reed's game-winning kick. Ben Roethlisberger directed the game-winning drive and tossed two touchdown passes, going 18-for-30 for 177 yards...

2005-09-25 19:55:47

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Adam Vinatieri kicked a 43 yard field goal with one second on the clock to lift the New England Patriots to a 23-20 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers in National Football League play at Heinz Field on Sunday. The Steelers had tied the game on a four-yard touchdown pass from Ben Roethlisberger to Hines Ward with 1:21 left, but New England quarterback Tom Brady led the Patriots on a five-play, 37 yard drive that ended with the game-winning field goal. The loss...

2005-09-05 13:43:40

NEW YORK (Reuters) - All-Pro wide receiver Hines Ward has signed a four-year contract extension with the Pittsburgh Steelers that will keep him with the team through the 2009 season, the Steelers announced on Monday. The deal is worth $25.83 million and includes bonuses of $10 million, ESPN.com reported. The 29-year-old Ward had been seeking a long-term contract after becoming the only receiver in Steelers' history to play in four consecutive Pro Bowls (2002-05) and surpass 1,000...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.