The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 22 Dec 2014 01:35:51 EDTMon, 22 Dec 2014 01:35:51 EDT drought ends as Steelers return to playoffs - The Pittsburgh Steelers spent two years rebuilding themselves on the fly, a necessary process that frequently looked more erratic than inspiring. Consider the project nearly complete. The surging Steelers are heading back to January.Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTNice to see familiar face at Heinz Field - This is the time of year when old friends return. That feeling was in effect at Heinz Field Sunday afternoon as the Pittsburgh Steelers welcomed one back. The name was "Dee-Fens.Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTSteelers benefit from Miller's solid outing - Heath Miller's stiff-legged running style is a product of the damage his knees have sustained over a decade in the NFL. It no longer takes multiple defenders to get him on the ground.Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTSteelers hope to clinch playoffs with win - Ben Roethlisberger doesn't need to bother with the math, not matter how simple the equation.Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTShazier role to increase - Ryan Shazier is ready for the Pittsburgh Steelers to take the training wheels off on Sunday against Kansas City.Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT