Either New England or Pittsburgh has been a part of nine of the 17 Super Bowls since 2000, winning six championships between them. Roethlisberger is 16 of 22 for 136 yards. Today, less than 12 hours after the fire alarm was pulled at the Steelers' hotel in Boston (they weren't evacuated, not everyone was even awakened and the Patriots fan who did it was arrested), the Steelers will take on the Patriots in the AFC Championship game .
The Steelers have won nine straight since starting the season 4-5. Blount got picked up by the Patriots and helped them win the Super Bowl . Mitchell has not played since all the way back in Week 16 on December 24 as the result of a lingering knee injury.
It's been a rather different story on the road, having picked up just one point and Wenger is hoping their away-day woes continue. "We'll take on the latest challenge as we always do and go down there with a good mindset to deliver a good performance".
Conte has revealed that Costa is available for Chelsea's match against Hull City on Sunday. This is because the club have removed Brazilian midfielder Oscar from the billboards following his £60m switch to the Far East earlier this month, reports the newspaper.
Rooney is one goal from breaking Manchester United's scoring record, with the striker now tied with Bobby Charlton on 249 goals. Gylfi Sigurdsson's 74th-minute victor ended Liverpool's 17-match unbeaten league run at Anfield and left Juergen Klopp's side seven points behind leaders Chelsea who can widen their lead against strugglers Hull City on Sunday.
He's always been one of the league's best backstops, and he's having his best season yet. They turned in their most impressive display of the season so far last time out, thrashing a solid West Brom side at White Hart Lane. City completed the signing of Jesus on Thursday, five months after they had agreed a £27m deal with Palmeiras . Chelsea now have a chance to go 10 points clear and the chasing pack are in danger of leaving too much to do - with Liverpool losing and City, Spurs and ...
As good as Ryan has been over his 9 year career, this is a hurdle he's yet to clear. "I think he's played incredible", Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said. " They're the best in the world , they're the gold standard if you will, so you want to have that opportunity to go play the best". Bryan Bulaga and TJ Lang: Vic Beasley can further jam a wrench into Green Bay's troubles.
The Hammers remain locked in a stand-off with the Frenchman, who wants to rejoin Marseille and has gone on strike. He told the club's official website: "I scored the other day and the coach [ Slaven Bilic ] knows he can count on me". "You can not say - "I am refusing to play and train, get me out of here". "And although they needed me then, they liked that". That third offer isn't coming this month as it's claimed that the Ligue 1 outfit believe that it will be too hard to sign Payet in ...
Nevertheless it had seemed in the early stages that Evans might suffer the same fate that he had in losing the Sydney final last weekend, when he was unable to handle Muller's big serve. Rubbing salt in the wound, the Briton broke serve in the next game, with Cilic double-faulting on break point. Seppi has many such stories of defeats from two sets up but on the balmy, windy night at Hisense he decided that it was time to overturn his destiny.
While they got to him at times back in Week 7, Pittsburgh never sacked Brady, something that they know can't be the case if the Steelers are to defeat the Patriots in the postseason for the first time. "The game is won by the players on the field", Belichick said. "They pride themselves on stopping the run. May the best man win, but I hope we come out on top".
In fact, for Durant, playing against the Thunder isn't even odd anymore. The Thunder won't be back to Oakland this season. While the 7th-seeded Thunder are now in line for 47 wins this year, the Nuggets are projected to win just 35. Additionally, Golden State's high-powered offense has increased his catch-and-shoot opportunities. They have to be the team no one wants to play and be miserable to play against.
If results go with rankings, he'll play two qualifiers before a potential third-round match against No. 10 Tomas Berdych. There's no particular reason to compare Williams to irregular combatants, and really, charging the net is an aggressive and open move, something that also doesn't have a lot of resemblance to guerrilla warfare.
The Packers' 63.9% road conversion rate ranks sixth in the NFL. Over his last 11 games, Rodgers has thrown 24 touchdowns and one single, solitary interception, which came last week against the Cowboys . It's a stunning turnaround from last season, when the Falcons' passer rating was a dismal 87.8. The formula for winning National Football League championships has always been to run the ball and play tough defense.
Palmeiro, who was the first legitimate Hall of Fame candidate to appear on the ballot after testing positive for steroid use, was chosen by just 11 percent of voters his first year and remained eligible only four years before falling below the five percent requirement to stay on the ballot.
The Swiss ace needed to save two set points on serve at 5-2 down and then came roaring back to take Rubin to a tiebreak. His hopes of reaching the last 32 of a Grand Slam tournament for only the fourth time looked set to be extinguished after an early break of serve in the second, but he went on to claim two breaks of his own to level the match .
According to ESPN , "The Patriots have advanced in the postseason for six straight seasons to tie the Dallas Cowboys (1991-96) for the most consecutive seasons advancing in the postseason". The Steelers have the much tougher task. "It kinda takes a while to believe what happened", said Chiefs wide receiver Jeremy Maclin , a product of the University of Missouri and Kirkwood High School.
Nothing I picked was right at all. The Packers beat the Cowboys tonight and are headed to the NFC Championship , but truly, it is all of us who are winners tonight. Rodgers led the Packers to a go-ahead 56-yard field goal from Crosby with a big boost on a pass interference penalty against rookie Anthony Brown that wiped out an interception from Jeff Heath, whose pick earlier in the game helped Dallas rally.
The build-up to the game had been dominated by talk of controversial refereeing calls in the first leg as Athletic ended the game with nine men, whilst Barca had a stonewall penalty claim waived away. "We will always put in the effort and work for Leo Messi and for other players who we have to renew like Iniesta and Rakitic". During his time with the European giants, Raul scored a massive 323 goals for Los Blancos but his tally has been surpassed by Ronaldo.
Pakistan are now at 143 runs at the loss of three wickets in the second One-Day International being played between Pakistan and Australia on Sunday. Shoaib Malik was given out caught behind off Pat Cummins but the dismissal was overturned on review. Pakistan's were still on course when Babar Azam and Umar Akmal were at the crease, but their game stagnated after the partnership came to an end.