Life after Le’Veon: Steelers RB trio ready to forge own path

Football 05/29/19, 16:18

The same words kept popping up as James Conner, Jaylen Samuels and Benny Snell Jr. talked. Words such as "we" and "us" and "relationships" and "my guys."No personal agendas. No campaigning for more touches or playing time. No talk about contracts or specific roles. The Pittsburgh Steelers running backs just ...

Steelers ride rookie Samuels past Patriots 17-10

Sports 12/16/18, 19:42

Rookie running back Jaylen Samuels, making his second start in place of injured James Conner, ran for a career-high 142 yards and made a critical third-down reception in the fourth quarter as Pittsburgh snapped a three-game losing streak by holding off the New England 17-10 on Sunday.Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver ...

FANTASY PLAYS: Pats-Steelers a strong potential daily stack

Football 12/12/18, 19:44

The last few weeks of the NFL season can be a wild ride, particularly as playoff races heat up and bad weather becomes a potential factor in the Northeast and Midwest. The main slate contests on FanDuel and DraftKings feature just one game with a total above 50 points as the ...

Steelers RB James Conner out with sprained left ankle

Football 12/04/18, 12:26

Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner is out for Sunday's game in Oakland because of a sprained left ankle.Conner, who is second in the NFL with 12 rushing touchdowns, suffered the injury in the fourth quarter of a 33-30 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers.The team initially described Conner's injury ...

Steelers RB Conner on recent fumbles: “It’s correctable”

Football 11/28/18, 17:52

Ben Roethlisberger cut off the question mid-sentence. The quicker to dismiss it, the better.No, the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback stressed, there are no issues about running back James Conner's ability to hold onto the ball even after Conner's fumble late in the third quarter on Sunday in Denver swung momentum to ...

Steelers look to clean up mistakes after sloppy loss

Football 11/26/18, 19:08

Ben Roethlisberger called the interception that ended Pittsburgh's six-game winning streak fluky.On the surface, the Steelers quarterback is right.The only reason Denver defensive lineman Shelby Harris found himself in position to make a leaping grab of Roethlisberger's pass intended for Antonio Brown was because Harris was mashed off the line ...

Roethlisberger throws for 5 TDs, Steelers rip Panthers 52-21

Sports 11/09/18, 00:22

The Pittsburgh Steelers aren't playing like a team missing Le'Veon Bell.Ben Roethlisberger threw for 328 yards and five touchdowns, James Conner ran for 65 yards and a score before leaving late with a possible concussion and the Steelers pounded the Carolina Panthers 52-21 on Thursday night for their fifth straight ...

Most Improved Players playing key roles at halfway point

Sports 11/07/18, 19:21

Established superstars such as Tom Brady or Aaron Rodgers grab all the attention when their teams do well.But a team's success or failure can often be determined by which players make the biggest jump from year to year.Key players such as Kansas City's Patrick Mahomes and Pittsburgh's James Conner have ...

Steelers rolling as Bell hints possible return

Football 11/05/18, 20:07

Le'Veon Bell might be ready to head back to work. The Pittsburgh Steelers don't exactly look like they need him.The star running back tweeted "Farewell Miami" on Monday, possibly indicating the end of his months-long standoff with the club. Bell hasn't been inside the Pittsburgh locker room since last January, ...

Roethlisberger guides Steelers past Ravens 23-16

Football 11/04/18, 17:24

Ben Roethlisberger threw two touchdown passes, ran for a score and put up an unexpected left-footed punt to help the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Baltimore Ravens 23-16 Sunday.James Conner rushed for 107 yards and caught a TD pass for the Steelers (5-2-1), who have won four straight since falling to ...

Steelers’ James Conner shines in Le’Veon Bell’s absence

Football 10/29/18, 18:24

The Pittsburgh Steelers aren't surprised by the success of second-year running back James Conner.Conner continues to shine in the spotlight while two-time All-Pro running back Le'Veon Bell remains away from the team. Conner enjoyed a history-making day, accounting for more than 200 all-purpose yards during the Steelers' 33-18 home win ...

Steelers down Browns 33-18 a day after synagogue shooting

Football 10/28/18, 16:23

Ben Roethlisberger threw two touchdown passes to Antonio Brown, James Conner scored twice, and the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Cleveland Browns 33-18 on Sunday to bring some solace to a city grieving from tragedy.The Steelers (4-2-1) overcame a slow start and their own mistakes to win their 15th straight at ...

Antonio Brown’s late TD sends Steelers over Bengals 28-21

Football 10/14/18, 16:52

James Conner ran for 111 yards and a pair of touchdowns on the eve of Le'Veon Bell's possible return, and Antonio Brown turned a short pass into a 31-yard touchdown with 10 seconds left as the Pittsburgh Steelers pulled off another improbable comeback in Cincinnati, beating the Bengals 28-21 on ...

Conner blossoming for Steelers as Falcons falter

Football 10/08/18, 04:06

James Conner isn't much on talking. Not about the cancer battle that threatened to sidetrack his promising career before he even reached the NFL. Not about his ongoing audition as the new featured running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers while Le'Veon Bell continues his extended sabbatical.Not even about his new ...

Brown scores twice, Steelers roll past reeling Falcons 41-17

Football 10/07/18, 16:28

Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown connected on two second-half touchdowns, and the Pittsburgh Steelers pulled away from the Atlanta Falcons for a 41-17 victory on Sunday.Roethlisberger finished 19 of 29 for 250 yards and three scores in all, including a 9-yard strike to Brown in the third quarter and a ...

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