Category Archives: Cool Stuff

Heinz Field Winter Classic 2011

(This isn’t a football post, but since the 2011 Winter Classic Involved Heinz Field and was hosted by the Steelers, we’re going to make it fit here. Hopefully you enjoy it.) I had the opportunity to cover the NHL Winter … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolution: Steelers Should Draft Multiple Offensive Linemen in 2011

Jim Wexell of SteelCityInsider.net provides a must-read, detailed breakdown of all the key prospects for the upcoming NFL draft to watch in the nine bowl games held today and Saturday. But my primary concern has long been and remains the … Continue reading

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If the Pens Need an Enforcer, James Harrison Offers His Services

The best show on TV right now is 24/7 Penguins/Capitals, which is worth watching even if you are not a hockey fan. But this week’s episode, which premiered Wednesday night on HBO and will be shown numerous times on HBO … Continue reading

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What Steelers Related Gifts Did You Get This Holiday Season?

Now that Christmas (or Hanukkah, or Festivus, or whatever you may celebrate) is behind us, it’s time to share our Steelers related gifts with the rest of the class. Sort of like a cyber game of show and tell. I’ll … Continue reading

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A Steelers Win and Ravens Loss Will Avoid Tiebreaker Chaos

The Steelers’ comeback victory at Baltimore two weeks ago put them in a commanding position to win the AFC North and claim the more important No. 2 seed in the AFC playoffs, thus securing a first-round bye. Most probable scenarios … Continue reading

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2011 Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Draft Version 3.0

The Steelers have four realistic options for their first-round draft pick in 2011, each of which would fill a major need. They could draft an offensive guard (Mike Pouncey) who would almost certainly start as a rookie and provide a … Continue reading

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Steelers Could Ignore OT Again in 2011 NFL Draft to Focus On Need and Value

Pittsburgh is the only NFL franchise that has not drafted an offensive tackle prospect in the first two rounds in any NFL draft over the past decade (2001-10). Do not be shocked if that streak continues in the 2011 NFL … Continue reading

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Fun With Jack Lambert On a Wednesday Afternoon

You never know what you’re going to find on YouTube, so to help pass the time on a lazy Wednesday afternoon (while we’re waiting for the game of the year) here’s some random fun with Jack Lambert, Myron Cope and … Continue reading

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Ryan Clark Chats About Big Hits, Social Media

During Tuesday’s One Team Tour Tailgate Event in Pittsburgh there were a few current Steelers in attendance getting a chance to hang out with fans. One of the players was Steelers free safety Ryan Clark, and he was kind enough … Continue reading

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DeMaurice Smith Speaks At ‘One Team Tour Tailgate Event’

We were pleasantly surprised to get invited to Tuesday’s One Team Tour Tailgate Event at the North Shore Saloon in Pittsburgh, featuring several current and former Steelers, as well as current leader of the NFL Players Association, DeMaurice Smith, and … Continue reading

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