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Steelers vs. Browns: News and updates leading into Week 6

Fantasy Football: Who to start & sit vs the Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers offense has shut down in recent weeks in terms of fantasy football, but they could be due for a resurgence against the Cleveland Browns in Week 6.

2nd time is a charm for the Steelers vs. Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers have dominated the overall series against the Cleveland Browns since they returned to the NFL, but they've especially dominated the second matchup of their annual meetings.

Ben sees a peer in Brian Hoyer

No need to tell Ben Roethlisberger what Brian Hoyer can do. He knows, and he's seen it first hand.

5 reasons the Steelers will beat the Browns

Cleveland represents a big challenge for the Steelers in Week 6, but in the end, they just have too much offense, and Cleveland's impressive run of offensive football will slow down a bit.

Steelers vs. Browns is relevant again

The Browns are showing signs of life, and that is rekindling an old rivalry.

Miller is fine with Cleveland without snow

Seems like a reasonable issue to have with a northern city, but outside of that, the Steelers soft-spoken tight end has no beef with the neighbors to the west.

Heyward ripped Shazier for pic in Browns shirt

Back in May, Steelers DE Cameron Heyward posted a photo of LB Ryan Shazier in college wearing a Browns shirt.

Steelers vs. Browns TV schedule, broadcast info

The Steelers are rare underdogs against Cleveland in Week 6. Here are all the details on watching Sunday's game.

Inside the Locker Room: Miller & Keisel on Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers travel to Cleveland Sunday play the Browns for the last time in this 2014 regular season. BTSC takes you inside the Steelers' locker room to hear from Heath Miller and Brett Keisel about the matchup.

Browns Injury Report: Haden & Kruger questionable

The Cleveland Browns host the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday and they could be doing so without their Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden.

Ryan Shazier inching closer to his return

The Pittsburgh Steelers first round draft pick has been ruled out for this week's game against the Cleveland Browns, but Ryan Shazier isn't ruling out anything beyond that.

5 questions with Dawgs by Nature

Chris Pokorny, editor of SBN's Dawgs by Nature, met up with us to answer a few questions as the Steelers and Browns prepare to do battle in a highly competitive AFC North game.

Injury Report: Shazier and Shamarko out vs. Browns

Although returning to the practice field, rookie ILB Ryan Shazier has been ruled out of the game Sunday against the Cleveland Browns.

McLendon: Browns' O-Line uses illegal chop blocks

The Cleveland Browns ran for 191 yards and 2 touchdowns against the Steelers in Week 1. NT Steve McLendon suggests their use of illegal chop blocks were a large reason why they had success on the ground.

Reasons Steelers should be concerned with Browns

The Browns are as hot and cold a team as any in the league. Two tough losses were both a play or two away from victories.

Steelers won't be caught off guard by No Huddle

The Browns have made huge comebacks multiple times this season, thanks in part to no huddle assaults from their offense, and a defense that can support that pace. The Steelers will be ready for it this time, unlike in Week 1.

Steelers improved run D gets big test in Browns

The Browns are more of the 191 rushing yards a game team that nearly pulled off a dramatic comeback win in Week 1 than the Steelers are the 53 yards a game defense they've been over the last three week. It will take a huge effort from the Steelers D.

Injury Report: Ryan Shazier returns to practice

Although it is still a long shot Ryan Shazier returns to the lineup this Sunday, him returning to the practice field today is a positive sign for his return in the near future.

James Harrison still a work in progress

James Harrison has been a shell of himself since returning to the Pittsburgh Steelers but he considers himself a work in progress and believes he can still help the defense in 2014.

Week 6 Expert Picks: Browns vs. Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cleveland Browns meet for the second and final time Sunday. See who the experts are taking in this huge AFC North showdown.

Big Ben owns the Browns

Steelers quarterback has a career 94 percent winning percentage against Cleveland.

Stephon Tuitt flashes athletic prowess at practice

Steelers rookie DE Stephon Tuitt comes up again in a positive report. If he can string a few more of these together, perhaps his playing time will increase.

Key matchups: Heyward vs. Bitonio

It's been a slow start to a season with high expectations for Steelers DE Cam Heyward. He'll face off at times in Week 6 with the fast start of Browns rookie LG Joel Bitonio.

McCain: 'I don't think (Bortles) saw me'

The Pittsburgh Steelers' defense finally put together a 4 quarter performance last week against the Jacksonville Jaguars. That could be the spring board to take this defense to the next level.

Injury Report: Shazier & Thomas don't practice

The Pittsburgh Steelers remain a relatively healthy football team through 5 weeks of NFL action, but it looks as if Ryan Shazier's return might not be coming this Sunday.

Steelers bring refs back to practice for 2nd week

The Pittsburgh Steelers welcomed officials to their weekly practices last week to assist players in what the refs are seeing and calling. Mike Tomlin has the officials back at practice this week hoping to finally correct the penalty problem.

Haden's injury could force Gilbert into service

Cleveland Browns' Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden is suffering from a hip injury which leaves his status unknown for the game vs. the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday.

Which Browns player would you take on Steelers?

The Cleveland Browns are developing a strong team, anchored by a dominant offensive line. There's a lot of players to choose from in this year's group.

Shazier, Thomas will practice to certain extent

It doesn't appear likely early in the week either Thomas or Shazier will suit up Sunday when the Steelers take on the Cleveland Browns, but both are going to practice to some extent this week.

When a win is truly a win

Style points might not be the objective when the Steelers travel the Turnpike to Cleveland on Sunday, but fans still expect a better overall performance from the Black-and-Gold.

Watch the Browns celebrate their comeback win

Browns nose tackle Phil Taylor recorded the team's locker room celebration after a big comeback win over the Tennessee Titans in Week 5. It was Cleveland's second win of the season.

Browns 2-point favorites over Steelers in Week 6

The last time this has happened, you ask? We don't know either. It's no longer amateur hour.

Demoted Browns CB Gilbert may have to play

The Steelers welcomed the rookie Gilbert to the NFL in Week 1 with a seven-target assault as part of one of their better passing games in recent weeks. Gilbert was benched previously but may be forced into service due to a hip injury for Joe Haden.