So much for Ben Roethlisberger's triumphant return. Ditto the notion the Pittsburgh Steelers had finally turned the corner. Rhythm disrupted by a relentless San Diego pass rush, Roethlisberger struggled early and the Steelers never recovered in a listless -- not to mention perplexing -- 34-24 loss on Sunday.
December 10, 2012
The Chargers (4-7) will not qualify for postseason play. Norv Turner will be fired some time between now and the divisional round of the playoffs. These things we know. The question is: what now? Here is a look at three things the Chargers need to accomplish over the next five weeks.
November 26, 2012
The Chargers, losers of five of their last six games, have essentially conceded the division to the Broncos. They have slim hopes in the wild card race, but seem more likely to undergo sweeping organizational changes than author a playoff push. Does this team have any fight left? The answer comes Sunday against the Ravens.
November 23, 2012
It was not the way the Rams envisioned their regular season ending. After winning six games over the last three seasons and just one in 2009, the Rams were intent on showing the NFL world they were a worthy NFC West team by beating the Seattle Seahawks and entering the playoffs with an 8-8 record.
January 3, 2011