Archive for the ‘Pittsburgh Steelers’ Category

My Attempt At Wry Super Bowl Observations

Monday, February 7th, 2011

The XLVth Super Bowl is in the books, and -- sigh -- the Green Bay Packers are champions. But being the biggest rival of my favorite team, I will spend as little time focusing on their on-field success as possible. Here are the moments that stuck out to me throughout ...

Super Q&A

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

We've had time to sleep on the Super Bowl. And then time to sleep on the day after the Super Bowl, which  allows to have intellectually stimulating conversation about the matter now that we've fully processed it. And here are my answers to those questions which you most assuredly asked ...

Tale Of The Tape: Jill Wagner vs. Santonio Holmes

Monday, February 2nd, 2009

Super Bowl XLIII is in the books and, as always, the Big Game made a few careers. Last night's game was a coming out party for a few people. Obviously the game's biggest star last night was Santonio Holmes and his unbelievable, game-winning catch. But one could argue that Holmes ...

Tale of the Tape: Baltimore vs. Pittsburgh

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

If you want detailed analysis of why I think Pittsburgh will beat Baltimore in Sunday's AFC Championship Game, you've come to the wrong place. With how often the "experts" are right, I figured stats, trends and past results are worth about as much as Monopoly money, otherwise known as the ...

Welcome to the NFL, Rashard Mendenhall

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

Let's just get the cliche out of the way: It's been a rough first week as a running back in the National Football League for Rashard Mendenhall.Mendenhall, who was drafted 23rd overall by the Pittsburgh Steelers, injured his hamstring on the first day of rookie minicamp last week and missed ...

D-Bag Of The Week: Steely McBeam

Friday, August 10th, 2007

I don't know about you, but when I think of the Pittsburgh Steelers I think of toughness, a good old-fashioned cold-weather, smash-mouth football team. I think Jerome Bettis, Mean Joe Greene, Franco Harris and Terry Bradshaw. Maybe once in a while I think of Ben Roethlisberger's face flying through a ...