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  1. Upon Further Review: Dolphins Week 14

    James Walker

    PITTSBURGH -- A review of four hot issues from the Miami Dolphins' 34-28 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday: Playoff push: The Dolphins picked up another signature win to improve to 7-6 and position themselves well for the playoffs. Mi...

    Blog | December 09, 2013
  2. AccuScore predicts Pats to bounce back

    James Walker

    Many AFC East blog readers scoffed at AccuScore last week after predicting the New England Patriots would lose to the Pittsburgh Steelers. It turns out AccuScore was on the money. This week, AccuScore likes the Patriots to bounce back pretty convi...

    Blog | November 03, 2011
  3. Patriots' defense catches a 'break'

    James Walker

    The New England Patriots might have a caught a break, via some unfortunate injury news regarding New York Giants tailback Ahmad Bradshaw. Mike Garafolo of the Neward Star-Ledger reports Bradshaw suffered a cracked bone in his foot and will be out ...

    Blog | November 03, 2011
  4. Poll: AFC East No. 1?

    James Walker

    The NFL Power Rankings are in. The AFC East did well with two teams in the top three and a 6-2 record overall. In our latest SportsNation poll, we ask is the AFC East the best division in football through two weeks? It has three undefeated teams (...

    Blog | September 20, 2011
  5. Steelers are second-oldest team in NFL

    James Walker

    Are the Pittsburgh Steelers too old? That question comes up nearly every year in Pittsburgh. But the Steelers often prove their critics wrong with another playoff run. NFC West counterpart Mike Sando did a great chart this week outlining the ag...

    Blog | August 26, 2011
  6. AFC North doing well in Power Rankings

    James Walker

    Our offseason Power Rankings series has examined the very best at a variety of positions, and it turns out the AFC North is holding its own near the top of the overall standings. NFC West blogger Mike Sando updated the most recent scorecard, and t...

    Blog | May 12, 2011
  7. Cowboys or Steelers for Mike Pouncey?

    James Walker

    University of Florida's Mike Pouncey is the top-rated interior lineman in this year's NFL draft. He's also one of the hottest names during this pre-draft period following solid workouts and the success of his twin brother -- Maurkice Pouncey of the P...

    Blog | April 07, 2011
  8. Steelers: Rodgers 'hot as fish grease'

    James Walker

    FORT WORTH, Texas -- For nearly two weeks, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been singing the praises of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. As the No. 6 seed in the NFC, Rodgers' performance is the biggest reason Green Bay has advanced and no...

    Blog | February 02, 2011
  9. Take your pick: Steelers vs. Saints

    James Walker

    A primetime game in Week 8 is the subject of this week's "Take your pick." The AFC North blog asks, which team will win Sunday night between the Pittsburgh Steelers (5-1) and New Orleans Saints (4-3)? This is a high-profile matchup of the past two...

    Blog | October 27, 2010
  10. Seven-step drop: Losing Aaron Smith

    James Walker

    Here are seven notes and observations from Week 7: Lost in the Pittsburgh Steelers' controversial win against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday was the probable season-ending triceps injury to Aaron Smith. This is a huge blow to Pittsburgh (5-1), beca...

    Blog | October 25, 2010
  11. Walker's AFC North picks

    James Walker

    Overtime ruined our picks once again last week. The Baltimore Ravens were close to cementing a perfect week until they allowed the New England Patriots to overcome a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter. So the quest for another perfect week con...

    Blog | October 22, 2010
  12. Morning take: James Harrison won't change

    James Walker

    Here are the most interesting stories Friday in the AFC North: Upon his return after contemplating retirement, Pittsburgh Steelers Pro Bowl linebacker James Harrison says he won't change his playing style. Morning take: Harrison has played o...

    Blog | October 22, 2010
  13. Bengals at a crossroads

    James Walker

    Explosion or implosion. The Cincinnati Bengals will take one of these two routes in the next few weeks, and it starts Sunday with a huge road game against the Atlanta Falcons (4-2). So far the reigning AFC North champions are one of the NFL's b...

    Blog | October 21, 2010
  14. Morning take: Can Browns run vs. Steelers?

    James Walker

    Here are the most interesting stories Friday in the AFC North: Will the Cleveland Browns be able to run against the top-ranked run defense of the Pittsburgh Steelers? Morning take: No one has been able to do it so far. The Steelers take a lo...

    Blog | October 15, 2010
  15. Wrap-up: Buccaneers 24, Bengals 21

    James Walker

    Here are some thoughts on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' 24-21 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals: What it means: The reigning AFC North champions look more like pretenders than contenders. The Bengals are in a funk, losing two in a row and falling to...

    Blog | October 10, 2010
  16. Weekend mailbag: Ben Roethlisberger

    James Walker

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have a bye this weekend. But quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was on the minds of readers in our AFC North community. Let's answer some questions. A.J. Balbo from Savannah, Ga., wants to know if the Steelers will stick to ...

    Blog | October 09, 2010