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Raiders-Steelers ‘Immaculate Reception’ Revisited

This Sunday, October 27th, the Steelers play the Raiders in Oakland, rekindling a rivalry that during the 1970s amounted to a blood war that brought suffering to both sides.

10/23/2013

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 13: Nose tackle Dontari Poe #92 of the Kansas City Chiefs closes in to tackle running back Darren McFadden #20 of the Oakland Raiders during the second half on October 13, 2013 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. Kansas City won 24-7. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Raiders Looking To End Bad After-Bye Week Trend Against Steelers

The Oakland Raiders do not have a good record after bye weeks even though they usually play considerably better after an extra week off. They’re looking to change that and they have to do it by beating a streaking Pittsburgh Steelers team.

10/23/2013

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 20: Antonio Brown #84 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates after his first down catch put the Steelers in position for the game-winning field goal against the Baltimore Ravens during the fourth quarter at Heinz Field on October 20, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Vincent Pugliese/Getty Images)

Raiders Coming Off Bye Week To Face Streaking Steelers

The Oakland Raiders always seem to play better when coming off of a bye week, and the extra week of rest may not have come at a better time. When they head back out onto the field, the Pittsburgh Steelers will be coming to town and are arriving with a two-game winning streak.

10/22/2013

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 15: Head coach Dennis Allen of the Oakland Raiders encourages his team before a game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on September 15, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Raiders won 19-9. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Raiders Need To Relax To Keep Defense Running Smoothly

The Oakland Raiders enjoyed their bye week by taking a much needed break after losing three of the last four games. Still, they know there is work to be done but a little rest and relaxation was just what coaches called for to maybe help improve the offense and keep the defense running at a good pace.

10/21/2013

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 13: Quarterback Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders throws a pass against pressure from linebacker Justin Houston #50 of the Kansas City Chiefs during the second half on October 13, 2013 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. Kansas City won 24-7. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Terrelle Pryor To Remain As The Starting Quarterback For Raiders

Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor had the worst game of his career this past Sunday against AFC West rivals the Kansas City Chiefs. Yet, Oakland will remain with Pryor as their starting quarterback.

10/16/2013

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 06: Quarterback Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders throws against the San Diego Chargers in the first quarter on October 06, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Raiders lead 17-0 in the first half. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Terrelle Pryor Has Commendable Prediction For The Oakland Raiders

Despite starting with a 2-4 record so far this season, quarterback Terrelle Pryor feels that the Raiders will make playoffs.

10/15/2013

Quarterback Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders watches as the ball is snapped over his head during the third quarter against the Denver Broncos.  (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Can Pryor Silence The Fans In KC?

“Pryor is always a threat. He’s making some big throws, and I think that gives them a chance,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/11/2013

L.C. Greenwood (L), Mel Blount, and 'Mean' Joe Greene (R) (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Keidel: Another Tear In The Steel Curtain

Now, one major thread in that curtain is gone. L.C. Greenwood, he of the height and heft and six Pro Bowls and four rings, as central to the dynasty as anyone not named Joe Greene or Jack Lambert, died of natural causes.

09/30/2013

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 30: Travis Tannahill #80 of the Kansas State Wildcats is tackled by Thomas Shamarko #21 of the Syracuse Orange during the New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on December 30, 2010 in New York, New York. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Shamarko Thomas’ Maturity Jump-Starts His Career In The Pittsburgh Steelers Defense

After falling to the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft, Shamarko Thomas is determined to prove everyone that he will be a valuable player for the Steelers, while also influencing his younger siblings that maturity and discipline pay off in the long run.

08/14/2013

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Sports Verdict: Which Team Will Have A Better Bounce-Back Season? Giants Vs. Steelers

Two organizations hoping to return to glory after mediocre performances last season are the Pittsburgh Steelers and the New York Football Giants.

08/01/2013

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