The last time the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a rookie who made an immediate impact and started opening day was Kendrell Bell in 2001, but first-round draft pick Ryan Shazier has all the skills of an NFL starter and the backing of defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau.
The Miami Dolphins and Pittsburgh Steelers reported a total of 15 players in their Week 14 injury report, as Mike Tomlin and Joe Philbin could be without the services of at least six players for Sunday’s pivotal game.
Mike Wallace and the Miami Dolphins are ready to fight for their playoff lives, as they invade a hostile Heinz Field to face a desperate Pittsburgh Steelers team in the Steel City.
Considering the offensive line’s inability to get the run game going, or protect Ryan Tannehill, has been the biggest contributing factor to Miami’s four-game losing streak, how damaging is the Jonathan Martin “Joke” incident in the Dolphins cafeteria this week?
Two teams headed in opposite directions meet in this week’s edition of Thursday Night Football, as the Cincinnati Bengals look to hand the Miami Dolphins their fifth-straight loss of the 2013 NFL season.
With a reported 10 injured players, the Dolphins staff is working around the clock to try and have as many able bodies as possible for Sunday’s showdown with the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens. Opening kickoff is slated for 1:05 p.m. ET from Sun Life Stadium on CBS4.
Even though the post-Lewis era hasn’t gotten off to the start John Harbaugh envisioned, underestimating the (2-2) Baltimore Ravens could prove to be a costly mistake for Joe Philbin and the (3-1) Miami Dolphins heading into their Week 5 showdown at Sun Life Stadium.