The Steelers have informed another veteran — guard Chris Kemoeatu, this time — that he will be released, according to a league source.
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While every question has its merit – and believe it, we enjoy answering every one of them, so keep sending them in to firstname.lastname@example.org or via Twitter at #askplaybook – only a special kind of question can launch us into a raging debate. That question starts or ends with “why?”
NFL Network’s Warren Sapp held nothing back Thursday when he summed up the 0-1 Steelers as “old and slow,” going so far as tell “The Dan Patrick Show” that his 13-year-old daughter, Mercedes Sapp, could cover WR Hines Ward.
Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: NFL Playbook, Bernard Scott, Charles Tillman, Chris Clemons, Clint Session, Duane Brown, Evan Moore, James Farrior, Jarrett Johnson, Jim Leonard, Kyle Vanden Bosch, Kyle Williams, Louis Delmas, Malcom Floyd, Marcel Reece, Mike Brisiel, Richie Incognito, Ronald Bartell, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Scott Wells, Tyson Clabo, Ziggy Hood
In a league filled with stars, where every team has its marquee guys, it is the unheralded players that can truly make the difference in how teams fare year to year. In our 2010 film study, we have identified 22 players who stand out on tape but may not be the first names that come to mind when you think of their respective positions.
Steelers LB LaMarr Woodley, who says he did not vote in “The Top 100,” told fans he thinks he should have been rated better than his No. 82 overall ranking and that the AFC Champions were underrepresented on the list.
As we were reminded this week, there are hundreds of NFL players on Twitter, and they tweet the darndest things. Not all of them make headlines, but here’s a random look at what some NFL players are up to Friday, based on their recent tweets…
While Eric Mangini is leaning toward starting rookie QB Colt McCoy this weekend in Pittsburgh, the Steelers are expecting to see a heavy dose of Joshua Cribbs taking snaps in the Flash package.
The Pittsburgh Steelers proved in Week 1 they have Dennis Dixon’s back. Veterans Hines Ward and James Farriorcalled upon their teammates to pick up the young quarterback in his second career start.
Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Ahmad Bradshaw, Baltimore Ravens, Buffalo Bills, Calvin Johnson, Carolina Panthers, Carson Palmer, Chad Clifton, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals, Damien Woody, Detroit Lions, Devin Hester, Donte Whitner, Eli Manning, Green Bay Packers, Haloti Ngata, James Farrior, Jerricho Cotchery, Jonathan Stewart, Kevin Boss, Kyle Boller, Matthew Stafford, Mike Bell, Minnesota Vikings, Nate Burleson, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, New York Jets, Paul Posluszny, Percy Harvin, pierre thomas, Pittsburgh Steelers, Seattle Seahawks, Shaun Ellis, St. Louis Rams, Steve Smith, Tank Johnson, Troy Polamalu, Week 6 injuries, willie parker
Teams have released their latest Week 6 injury reports. Here’s a look at the developments among notable names through Thursday.
Jeff Reed missed two field goals in the fourth quarter of the Steelers’ loss to the Chicago Bears, which turned out to be the difference for the defending champs. But John Harris of the Tribune-Review writes that it’s too easy to blame Reed.
Ben Roethlisberger returned to practice today, but he was limited, NFL Network’s Scott Hanson reports, and Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said his quarterback will play in Saturday night’s preseason game against the Bills.
Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Bo Scaife, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Edgerrin James, Gunther Cunningham, James Farrior, New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers, Rex Ryan, Rich Behm, Tennessee Titans, Vernon Gholston
The Cowboys scouting assistant Rich Behm, who was partially paralyzed in the the collapse of the team’s practice facility in Irving, Texas, spoke with WFAA about his ordeal. Behm was caught underneath the tent-like structure when it collapse during a storm in May.