Roethlisberger not calling Brown out, but thinks ‘this is causing a distraction that none of us really need’

Roethlisberger not calling Brown out, but thinks ‘this is causing a distraction that none of us really need’

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger spoke about wide receiver Antonio Brown’s sideline blowup on 93.7 Tuesday, saying Brown’s reaction to a missed play was “unfortunate.” “That goes a lot further than throwing a temper tantrum,” Roethlisberger said. “AB is the best receiver in the world, maybe one of the best to ever play the game,” he […]

Thursday news roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

Thursday news roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

Big Ben accepts blame for the Steelers’ sputtering offense Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) throws during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017 … 7 Steelers who may matter most vs. the Ravens … seemed like he would keep Pittsburgh in Super Bowl contention for the next decade. … And if the Steelers continue […]

Mike Tomlin: ‘We won’t let divisive times divide us’

Mike Tomlin: ‘We won’t let divisive times divide us’

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin sounds like a man that wants never to revisit this issue again regarding his team. He’s got work to do coaching a professional football team, so Tuesday’s press conference could be seen as a ‘lets get this noise out of the way’ type of statement. Tomlin spent the majority […]

Giants owner not happy with Beckham’s dog pee celebration

Giants owner not happy with Beckham’s dog pee celebration

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. simulated a dog urinating after scoring his first TD of the season against Philadelphia on Sunday, drawing the ire of team owner John Mara. “I’m a dog, so I acted like a dog. I don’t know if the rulebook said you can’t hike your leg. He said […]

Packers want fans to link arms during anthem

Packers want fans to link arms during anthem

The Green Bay Packers want fans to link arms in a show of unity before the team takes on the Chicago Bears Thursday night. “Those of us joining arms on Thursday will be different in so many ways, but one thing that binds us together is that we are all individuals who want to help make […]

Ravens National Anthem singer resigns

Ravens National Anthem singer resigns

Baltimore Ravens National Anthem singer Joey Odoms, a member of the Maryland National Guard who served in Afghanistan, says he’s resigning from his position after the reaction, both negative and positive, to the team’s show of unity and response to Donald Trump’s comments last weekend. 13 Ravens took knees during the anthem before their London game […]