Detroit Lions catch huge break as Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger is ruled OUT

According to reports, the Detroit Lions just caught a huge break for Sunday’s game. Tom Pelissero is reporting that the  Pittsburgh Steelers have placed QB Ben Roethlisberger on the COVID-19 list, which means he will not play on Sunday. This is obviously a HUGE break for the Lions as they are still trying to pick … Read more

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Mason Rudolph may have just spilled the beans on when Ben Roethlisberger will retire

As you have probably heard by now, former Super Bowl quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has taken a pay cut to remain with the Pittsburgh Steelers for the 2021 season. But will 2021 be Big Ben’s final season in the city he has called home for so long? Well, prior to Tuesday’s mandatory minicamp, Steelers’ backup QB … Read more

Pittsburgh Steelers make decision on Ben Roethlisberger

Big Ben Roethlisberger has clearly lost a lot and because of that, there has been plenty of speculation that the Pittsburgh Steelers would decide to move on. Well, according to Ben’s agent Ryan Tollner, Roethlisberger will be back as the Steelers starting QB in 2021. Tollner noted that Ben is willing to adjust his contract … Read more

Pittsburgh Steelers, former Michigan Wolverines LB Devin Bush out for season with torn ACL

The Pittsburgh Steelers are rolling, off to a 5-0 start after today’s win over the Cleveland Browns. However, it did not come without cost. Embed from Getty Images Linebacker Devin Bush tore his ACL, and will have to miss the remainder of the season after he undergoes surgery. Head coach Mike Tomlin described the injury … Read more

Former Detroit Lions TE Eric Ebron compliments Matthew Stafford

Polarizing former Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron has found himself a new home, inking a free-agent contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He’s spent the last two years with the Indianapolis Colts, where he earned the wrath of that fanbase as well. And while Ebron was known to throw some shade at his former home … Read more

LOOK: NBC releases Sunday Night Football promo video for Lions vs. Steelers

It is always odd when the Detroit Lions don’t play at their traditional time at 1:00 on Sundays. Detroiters have to wait until 8:30 Sunday night to see their hometown team take on the Pittsburgh Steelers at Ford Field. However, that does create an opportunity to get hyped up all day for the game! NBC is … Read more

REPORT: Steelers WR Martavis Bryant will not play against the Lions this Sunday

The Detroit Lions have worked their way to a 3-3 record this season. After a promising start and elite quarterback play from Matthew Stafford, the team has regressed to the mean a bit losing three of their last four games. In short, the Lions need a win on Sunday to stay within shouting distance of the NFC North … Read more

NFL Daily Fantasy Football: DraftKings Week 1 Outlook

The greatest time of year is nearly upon us. Season long fantasy football drafts are now gearing up and DraftKings has posted salaries for Week 1 of the NFL season. I will be covering NFL DFS (Daily Fantasy Sports) for Detroit Sports Nation all season including giving my OPTIMAL LINEUP each Saturday for the Sunday … Read more

Ben Roethlisberger may not return to Steelers in 2017

There is little question about it, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL and has been for some time now. There is also little question that playing in the NFL can take its toll, even on the strongest of players. Roethlisberger has taken a beating throughout his career but … Read more

Detroit Sports Nation: 2016 NFL Quarterback Power Rankings

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. To have success in the NFL on the offensive side of the football, … Read more

Andrew Luck’s new contract a harbinger of things to come for Stafford

On Wednesday, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck signed a lucrative 5-year extension. In the last year of his rookie contract, his new deal is scheduled to pay out an NFL record $140-million over the next six years with $87-million guaranteed. The longtime media darling is now locked up through 2021. Here's how Andrew Luck's contract compares to other … Read more

Top 10 wide receivers in the NFL

  [tps_header] Calvin Johnson wasn’t the only Top 10 wide receiver who didn’t put up good numbers in Week 14. Along with Johnson’s one catch performance, Dez Bryant was held without a catch and DeAndre Hopkins was held to only three receptions in Week 14. While Johnson, Bryant and Hopkins disappointed, Odell Beckham Jr. (7 receptions, … Read more

Fantasy Football: Top 5 Add/Drops after Week 3

[tps_header] DSN’s Top 5 players to add and drop for Fantasy Football returns for the third consecutive week. Last week, “Must-Adds” Dion Lewis and Travis Benjamin found the end zone for the third straight week and “Must Drops” Joique Bell and DeAngelo Williams were disappointments, as predicted. With Week 4 of the NFL season upon … Read more

Fantasy Football 2015: Top 10 Quarterbacks revealed

The 2015 NFL regular season is right around the corner which means it’s fantasy football time! Here is my list of the top 10 fantasy quarterbacks for 2015. My advice to you, do not draft a quarterback in the first round of your draft. It will be tempting but to be completely honest, there is … Read more