Pittsburgh Steelers: Le’Veon Bell already running with first team

Monday, July 29th, 2013

When the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted Michigan State's Le'Veon Bell with the 48th pick in the 2013 NFL Draft many expected that he would eventually take over as the team's starting running back. It appears we won't have to wait long for that to happen. Bell was running with Pittsburgh's first-team already ...

Cincinnati Bengals, James Harrison close to a deal

Monday, April 15th, 2013

James Harrison is reportedly close to finalizing a contract with the Cincinnati Bengals. Yes, after years of tormenting Bengals quarterbacks, the long-time Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker could be calling Cincinnati home. Talk about sleeping with the enemy. The 34-year-old Harrison was released by the Steelers last month after refusing to restructure his contract. After ...

San Diego Chargers commence “Operation: Save Norv Turner”

Monday, December 10th, 2012

The San Diego Union-Tribune reported earlier this week that the Norv Turner Errora will come to a close at the end of yet another disappointing season for the Chargers. But it turns out Norval was just getting us warmed up for his greatest job-saving trick ever. With Sunday's Tim Allen-grunt-inducing 34-24 win ...

Pittsburgh Steelers: David DeCastro Seriously Injures Right Knee

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

The Pittsburgh Steelers got awful news Saturday night as rookie right guard David DeCastro left the team's 38-7 preseason win over the Buffalo Bills with a potentially severe right knee injury. The Stanford product was hurt while pass protecting during Pittsburgh's second possession. His right leg was twisted beneath him as ...

Kordell Stewart Retires. In 2012.

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Dear reader, You may stumble upon this blog post thinking it is some sort of time capsule from 2005, but do not be fooled. What you are about to read is real, modern news. Kordell Stewart retired on Wednesday. Yes, that Kordell Stewart. The one who hasn't played a down in seven years.

Ben Roethlisberger Agrees To Restructure Contract

Monday, August 1st, 2011

In 2008 Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger signed a monster eight-year, $102 million contract that ensured he'd be in town for a very long time. Now, three years later, the NFL's new salary cap is set at $120.4 million and the Steelers are currently about $10 million over that number. ...

The Draft Needs Of All 32 NFL Teams

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Thursday night will open the 2011 NFL Draft as the first round will get underway from Radio City Music Hall in New York City. We will be live blogging the event and as a primer, we put together a list of the needs of all 32 teams . We've listed ...

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 ...