Weekly Recap

Ben being Ben, do or die, playoffs

A look back at all of the news as the Steelers prepare to take on the Miami Dolphins in an AFC Wild Card game.


A look at player injuries and practice participation for the AFC Wild Card game.
Here is the current injury report for the Steelers' AFC Wild Card game vs. Miami.

Antonio Brown was named first-team AP All-Pro, but he is strictly thinking playoffs.
Antonio Brown flashed his trademark smile and said he was honored to learn that he had just been selected to the Associated Press 2016 NFL All-Pro Team.

Antonio Brown was named AP first-team All-Pro, while Le'Veon Bell and David DeCastro also honored.
Antonio Brown is one of the dominant receivers in the NFL, and further evidence of that surfaced when he was selected to the Associated Press 2016 NFL All-Pro Team, one of the biggest honors given to an NFL player.

Bill Cowher loves the competitive spirit Ben Roethlisberger brings to the game.
On the day Ben Roethlisberger was drafted back in 2004, Bill Cowher made a statement that was definitely a fact.

Teammates dish on what makes Ben Roethlisberger the player he is.
Ben Roethlisberger has been a key to the Steelers success and getting them into the playoffs, and much of that is, 'Ben being Ben.'

The formula that worked for the Broncos in the late 1990s could serve these Steelers as well.
Ready or not, here it comes: The playoffs begin for the Steelers in the Wild Card Round on Sunday at Heinz Field.

Bill Cowher was in town on Thursday and shared his thoughts on Mike Tomlin.
Bill Cowher walked around the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex on Thursday, shaking hands, getting hugs and enjoying some friendly banter with those he worked with during his 15 year tenure as the Steelers' coach.

Shot to play in an NFL postseason has Steelers' freshmen energized.
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin acknowledged the existence of the "rookie wall" this week but maintained the rookies the Steelers have relied upon the most this season aren't in danger of slamming into it entering the postseason.

Jerome Bettis loves what Le'Veon Bell brings to the Steelers' offense.
Le'Veon Bell is excited, and for good reason.

A first glance at what the three Steelers' coordinators are talking about this week.
The last time the Steelers and Dolphins met, the defense gave up 204 yards rushing to Jay Ajayi.

Le'Veon Bell was on a roll during December, and it didn't go unnoticed.
Le'Veon Bell had a December to remember.

The Dolphins weighed in on a trio of Steelers' offensive threats and more.
The Steelers will take on the Miami Dolphins on Sunday in an AFC Wild Card game at Heinz Field, but before the two teams meet there was plenty to say about each other.

Another installment of Bob Labriola answering your questions about the Steelers and the NFL.
Can Cam Heyward come off injured reserve for the playoffs?

Fourth-year running back ready for his first career playoff game.
Le'Veon Bell is counting the days.

Ben Roethlisberger understands the balance between excitement and business as usual.
Ben Roethlisberger is no stranger to playing football this time of year, preparing for his 18th postseason game when the Steelers take on the Miami Dolphins in an AFC Wild Card game on Sunday at Heinz Field.

Heinz Field playoff history, Steelers' experience in the postseason and much more.
Heinz Field has been a popular place for postseason action, with the Steelers hosting 11 playoff games at their home since it opened in 2001.

A look at some memorable and meaningful moments in Steelers' history
When it comes to Steelers history, some of the biggest dates happened in the month of January, when playoff football is at a fever pitch.

Alan Faneca is once again a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Former Steelers guard Alan Faneca is among the 15 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2017. Faneca was also a finalist in 2016.

The AFC Wild Card Game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Miami Dolphins at Heinz Field has sold out.
The Pittsburgh Steelers announced today that the team's AFC Wild Card playoff game on Sunday, January 8, at Heinz Field against the Miami Dolphins has sold out.

When these teams met in the middle of October, it was an ugly afternoon for the visiting team.
Man, no need to sugarcoat that. We got beat soundly.

Coach Mike Tomlin addressed not changing preparation and a lot more.
Coach Mike Tomlin doesn't see the Steelers approach changing in practice this week just because it's the playoffs, because the way he operates, that playoff mentality is a weekly occurrence.

Coach Mike Tomlin updated the injury situation following the game vs. Cleveland.
Some injuries that we had prior to last week's game – all of these guys are in a better position than they were a week ago, and we're excited about maybe having these guys available to us.


Missi, Bob and Mike review the status report following Friday's practice to get a better idea of who will be playing Sunday vs. the Dolphins.

Missi, Bob and Mike break down a few plays from the Dolphins Week 17 game to see what the Steelers will be up against Wild Card Weekend.

Tunch breaks down his three keys to lead the Steelers to victory Wild Card Weekend vs. the Dolphins on Steelers Live.

Antonio Brown on this Sunday's Wild Card game against the Dolphins.

Defensive coordinator Keith Butler emphasizes what the Steelers need to do against the Dolphins.

Offensive coordinator Todd Haley knows that, despite a healthy lineup, the Steelers must bring their best to win.

Missi, Bob and Tunch discuss Thursday's indoor practice and go over who participated.

Missi, Bob and Tunch break down the Dolphins' defense and predict how the Steelers' offense will step up for Wild Card Weekend.

Stephon Tuitt gives his thoughts on defending against the Dolphins.

Maurkice Pouncey and Alejandro Villanueva on the upcoming matchup against the Dolphins.

Missi, Craig and Mike go over Wednesday's practice report with high hopes for Ladarius Green and Stephon Tuitt going into the Wild Card Week.

Missi, Craig and Mike discuss the preparation process for the team and the fact that Le'Veon Bell is preparing for his first postseason game.

With the Steelers set to host the Dolphins in the Wild Card Round, Mike and Bob chew on aspects of running the football on Steelers Live.

Bob and Craig go over Tomlin's list of injured players going into Week 18, predicting who will be able to participate come Sunday's playoff game vs. the Dolphins.

Bob and Craig reflect on the Steelers' last encounter vs. the Dolphins in Miami and note the growth in the team since.

Bob and Craig discuss the shifting mentality the Steelers must have going into the playoffs.


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