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Holmes retires, details, the Chiefs & more

A look back at all the Steelers news during Week 6 of the regular season.


A look at player injuries and practice participation for Week 6.
Here is the current injury report for the Steelers' Week 6 game at Kansas City.

Smith, Hunt working wonders on offense.
A look at what the Steelers will be up against on Sunday afternoon at the Kansas City Chiefs:

Hitting on all the topics as the Steelers prepare to take on the Chiefs.
Chiefs' rookie running back Kareem Hunt has rushed for 100 yards in four of his first five NFL games, and has had at least 100 yards from scrimmage in all five games.

History shows that when the Steelers run the ball, they win in Arrowhead Stadium.
It says so, painted on one of the walls in the part of Arrowhead Stadium that contains offices and meeting rooms, and so it must be true.

James Conner was honored by someone he looked up to as a kid, Jerome Bettis.
It's defined in textbook form as "Mental or moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear, or difficulty." It's referred to as, "The ability to do something that frightens one." And it's also known as, "Strength in the face of pain or grief."

Butler: 'You can imagine what might happen'.
Outside linebacker William Gay has been inactive for the past two games but his status may be about to change.

Running back anticipates improvement in the red zone.
The red zone hasn't been a dead end for the Steelers this season, but nor have they found an easy pass to the end zone from the opponent's the 20-yard line.

Learn more in this week's edition of Coordinator's Corner.
The Steelers defense is No. 1 overall in the NFL against the pass, but ranked 28th against the run after five weeks of the season.

Find out what is being said about the Steelers in Kansas City this week.
Chiefs Coach Andy Reid brought his matter-of-fact approach when talking about the Steelers, not going too deep into analyzing the team he will face on Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium, but at the same time understanding what they bring.

Another installment of Bob Labriola answering your questions about the Steelers and the NFL.
How does this Santonio Holmes retiring as a member of the Steelers thing work? Is he an actual member of the Steelers for a day or is it a purely honorary thing?

Gilbert ready to play 'turning point' game at Kansas City.
Offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert practiced today, intends to do so again tomorrow and anticipates returning to the Steelers' lineup on Sunday in Kansas City.

The Steelers Nation Unite Road Warrior Block Party will get fans ready for Steelers vs. Chiefs on Sunday.
Steelers Nation Unite is calling on all fans in the Kansas City area this weekend to be part of a Road Warrior Block Party on Saturday evening.

Available items in this years auction include a trip to Super Bowl LII.
The Rock Steelers Style 2017 auction opened today, Wednesday, October 11, at Noon. All proceeds benefit the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program and Cancer Caring Center.

Ben Roethlisberger knows playing the Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium isn't an easy task.
Ben Roethlisberger put last week's disappointing loss to Jacksonville behind him the minute the team wrapped their meetings and finished watching film of the game on Monday afternoon.

Kickoff for the game has been switched to 4:25 p.m.
Kickoff for the Steelers-Bengals game originally scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 22 at 1 p.m. at Heinz Field has been changed to a 4:25 p.m. ET kickoff time.

Marcus Gilbert and Stephon Tuitt will lead the way for the annual charity fashion show.
The Steelers will rock the runway on Friday, October 20, at the annual Rock Steelers Style fashion show. And they will be led on stage by this year's honorary co-captains for the event, Marcus Gilbert and Stephon Tuitt.

A look back at a memorable win over the Chiefs in 1996.
A win in Kansas City isn't easy to come by for an opposing team, and the Steelers had to fight from behind to secure this one.

Santonio Holmes is bringing awareness to a disease his own son battles with.
On Tuesday afternoon Santonio Holmes announced his retirement from the NFL as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers, the team that was closest to his heart.

The Steelers rookies took part in the United Way Hometown Huddle at the Boys & Girls Club.
To say the energy level at the Shadyside Boys & Girls Club was at a fever pitch when the Steelers' rookies walked in for the United Way Hometown Huddle just might be the biggest understatement ever.

Coach Mike Tomlin talks about a variety of topics leading into the Chiefs game.
Coach Mike Tomlin threw the red flag on Sunday against Jacksonville, challenging the spot of the ball.

Kimo von Oelhoffen was elected into the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame.
Steelers' alumni Kimo von Oelhoffen was elected into the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame as a member of the Class of 2018.

Mike Tomlin was asked about his quarterback's postgame comments at his news conference.
It's a saying that parents often repeat to children over and over and over again in an effort to teach them the difference between right and wrong: Do what I say, not what I do.

Santonio Holmes retired from the NFL in the place his career began.
Santonio Holmes spent nine seasons in the NFL, with three different teams, but in his heart he will always think of himself as a Steelers' receiver.


Missi, Bob, and Mike analyze the practice report and get you ready for Sunday's game against the Chiefs.

Mike breaks down key plays that show how to challenge the Chiefs on Steelers Live.

Tunch brings you his three keys to Steelers vs. Chiefs on Steelers Live.

The GoPro Karma Grip provides a unique look at Steelers practices.

Missi, Bob, and Tunch get you ready for Sunday's game against the Chiefs by analyzing the practice report.

Offensive Coordinator, Todd Haley, addresses methods of success when it comes to the red zone.

Defensive Coordinator, Keith Butler, addresses ways to attack the Chiefs' dynamic offense.

Defensive coordinator Keith Butler on the challenges presented by the Chiefs.

Offensive coordinator Todd Haley on the keys to success against the Chiefs.

Missi, Wolf, and Mike give the latest from today's practice on Steelers Live.

Missi, Wolf, and Mike discuss the roles that Smith-Schuster and Bryant play in the Steelers' offense.

Arrowhead Stadium is known as the loudest outdoor stadium on Earth, Bob and Mike can be pretty loud, too.

Marcus Gilbert talks about his excitement to get back out on the field this week against the Kansas City Chiefs.

The Steelers mounted a comeback win in Kansas City in 1996.

Holmes hosted a bowling event to help benefit the Santonio Holmes III and Long Foundation.

The Steelers and the United Way encouraged kids to stay active in the annual Hometown Huddle.

Missi, Bob, and Craig break down the key points from Coach Mike Tomlin's press conference on Steelers Live.

Former Steelers wide receiver Santonio Holmes retired from the NFL and we remember some of his greatest moments on Steelers Live.

Super Bowl XLIII MVP Santonio Holmes announced his retirement from the NFL.

The Steelers prepare for the Week 6 matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs.

The Steelers prepare for the Week 6 matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs.

The Steelers prepare for the Week 6 matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Former Steelers wide receiver and Super Bowl XLIII MVP Santonio Holmes officially announced his retirement from the NFL.

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