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Troy Polamalu

Troy Polamalu - #43 - S

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 207 lbs.
Birthday 04/19/1981
Birthplace Garden Grove, CA
College USC
Years played 11
Drafted 2003, 1st round, 16th pick by Steelers

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Patriots-Steelers matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Nov. 12, 2010 @ 2:06 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week 10 game between the Patriots and Steelers: Steelers WR Mike Wallace vs. Patriots CBs Devin McCourty and Kyle Arrington

Patriots-Steelers matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Nov. 11, 2010 @ 4:19 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week 10 game between the Patriots and Steelers: Patriots QB Tom Brady vs. Steelers SS Troy Polamalu

Patriots-Steelers matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Nov. 10, 2010 @ 6:16 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week 10 game between the Patriots and Steelers: Patriots offensive line vs. Steelers linebackers

Steelers place OT Starks on injured reserve

Posted Nov. 10, 2010 @ 9:58 a.m. ET
The Steelers have placed OT Max Starks on injured reserve, ending his season. Starks suffered a disc injury in his neck during the Monday-night win over the Bengals. He will undergo surgery, but the team expects him to recover in ...

AFC North midseason reports

Posted Nov. 10, 2010 @ 9:08 a.m. ET
Rookie C Maurkice Pouncey has been the biggest surprise on a surprising Steelers team, as you'll learn in reading our midseason reports on the AFC North teams.

Report: Steelers OLT Starks could be done for season

Posted Nov. 09, 2010 @ 8:02 p.m. ET
According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers starting OLT Max Starks has a serious neck injury and consulted with doctors late Tuesday to determine if surgery is required.

Tomlin not surprised by Browns' recent success

Posted Nov. 09, 2010 @ 7:23 p.m. ET
Asked at his Tuesday press conference why the Browns were able to put together as impressive a performance as they did in their 34-14 victory vs. New England on Sunday, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said Cleveland's recent success ...

Patriots-Steelers matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Nov. 09, 2010 @ 6:14 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week 10 game between the Patriots and Steelers:

They said it: Patriots Tuesday edition

Posted Nov. 09, 2010 @ 4:31 p.m. ET
Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and director of player personnel Nick Caserio discussed Sunday night's upcoming game against the Steelers in Tuesday's conference call. All quotes are taken from transcripts provided by the Patriots.

Steelers preserve 27-21 win over Bengals

Posted Nov. 09, 2010 @ 12:14 a.m. ET
Mike Wallace caught a 39-yard TD pass from Antwaan Randle El off a trick play Monday night, and  Pittsburgh turned a fumble, a blocked punt and an interception into points before barely holding on for a 27-21 victory over Cincinnati.

Monday-night inactives

Posted Nov. 08, 2010 @ 7:15 p.m. ET
The Steelers and Bengals have announced their inactives for Monday night's game.

Goodell: Active players will not help decide fines

Posted Nov. 08, 2010 @ 3:51 p.m. ET
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday that active NFL players won't be deciding punishment for flagrant hits that merit fines.

Midseason headliners — for better or worse

Posted Nov. 08, 2010 @ 4:28 a.m. ET
Josh Freeman's ability to stage fourth-quarter comebacks helps explain why the Buccaneers are PFW's choice as the most surprising team at the halfway point. Read on to discover our picks for best team, most disappointing team, league MVP ...

Saturday injury report for Steelers-Bengals

Posted Nov. 06, 2010 @ 11:26 p.m. ET
Here is the injury report for the Week Nine Monday-night game, Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, showing the status of each injured player and to what degree each participated in his team's practices.

Miller's numbers down, but role with Steelers still significant

Posted Nov. 05, 2010 @ 9:31 p.m. ET
Steelers TE Heath Miller's pass-catching production may be down, but he's still having a positive impact on the offense, the way we hear it.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 04, 2012
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said he's encouraged by the way Troy Polamalu played against the Ravens on Sunday.||||||| It was the safety's first game in almost two months, and he could see a heavier workload on Sunday against the Chargers.
Posted Oct. 18, 2012
Polamalu will miss his fourth game of the season Sunday with a strained right calf.||||||| Polamalu said Wednesday he remains optimistic he won't be sidelined for a significant amount of time. Polamalu lasted one quarter in the Steelers' 16-14 win over Philadelphia earlier this month before aggravating his strained right calf.
Posted Oct. 07, 2012
Polamalu was active for Sunday's game against Baltimore.||||||| Polamalu had played just five quarters all season after injuring the calf in the opener at Denver and aggravating the injury against the Eagles on Oct. 7.
Posted Oct. 05, 2012
Polamalu practiced in full Friday and is expected to play Sunday versus Philadelphia.||||||| Polamalu's calf injury has heeled well enough for him to see significant time Sunday.
Posted Sept. 16, 2012
Polamalu and linebacker James Harrison did not take part in the Steelers' final practice of the week and will not play Sunday at Oakland.||||||| The defensive standouts - named to a combined 12 Pro Bowls - will not dress for the second consecutive game. Harrison, who had surgery on his left knee Aug. 15, has not played yet this season. Polamalu missed last week's win over the New York Jets due to a calf injury.

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