November 2007

Final Prep for Bengals in Place; Kreider Done for 07

The Steelers practice today on the South Side as they finalize their preparations for Sunday night’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Heinz Field.  One player who will not be in the lineup is fullback Dan…


Two Former Steelers on HOF Semifinalists List

Two former Steelers and two former Panthers are among the semifinalists for possible enshrinement in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.  Dermontti Dawson, a former center, and former linebacker Kevin Green are among the 26…


Injury Update Heading into Bengals Game

Steelers went through a full practice yesterday on the South Side as they begin preparations for Sunday night’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals.  Six players did not take part in yesterday’s workout; wideout Santonio Holmes…


Steelers Players Prefer Natural Grass Surface

Steelers players are saying they prefer the natural grass surface at Heinz Field instead of Field Turf. The subject of grass vs. turf was a hot topic in the Steelers locker room after practice on…


Tomlin Downplays Turf Issues

Head coach Mike Tomlin is downplaying the condition of the turf at Heinz Field, as his team turns its attention to the Cincinnati Bengals.  Tomlin was asked about the turf during his weekly news conference…


Smith Misses Game with Back Injury

Starting left tackle Marvel Smith did not dress for last night’s 3-0 victory over the Miami Dolphins because of problems with his back.  Smith was replaced in the lineup by Max Starks.  Smith was the…




Both Holmes and Polamalu to Miss Monday’s Game

As expected, the Steelers will be without two big playmakers Monday night when they play host to the slumping and winless Miami Dolphins at home.  Wide out Santonio Holmes and safety Troy Polamalu will both…