Posts Tagged ‘Troy Polamalu’
Posted: Monday, December 17th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Andre Johnson, Brandon Marshall, Chicago Bears, Danny Amendola, DeMarco Murray, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Leonard Hankerson, New England Patriots, San Francisco 49ers, SNF, spiked football, Statement Sunday, Tom Brady, Troy Polamalu
It was “Statement Sunday,” which meant a slate full of fantastic games between playoff contenders. Or so we thought. Three of the six games turned out to be duds. Instead, it was just another week in the NFL where another unsuspecting man got hit in the face with a football. Let’s get to the unexpected (and expected) for week 15.
Posted: Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Ike Taylor, James Harrison, Pittsburgh Steelers, Troy Polamalu
Ike Taylor dismisses the idea that age is affecting the Steelers’ defense
Posted: Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Playbook Mailbag, New England Patriots, Pittsburgh Steelers, Playbook, Tom Brady, Troy Polamalu, Wes Welker
The Steelers may not have created the template to stop the Patriots, but they clearly saw in their film study an effective strategy already in place and executed it to perfection.
Posted: Friday, September 16th, 2011 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Antrel Rolle, Brandon Ayanbadejo, Ike Taylor, New York Giants, Pittsburgh Steelers, Troy Polamalu
One of biggest fines handed down from the league office for Week 1 went to Giants S Antrel Rolle, who has been fined $20,000 for unnecessary roughness.
Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Contract talks, Chris Harris, Haloti Ngata, Matt Forte, Peyton Hillis, Steve Johnson, Troy Polamalu
Bears running back Matt Forte‘s contract talks are not the only ones that have been put on hold, according to league sources.
Posted: Sunday, July 3rd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Top 100 of 2011, Adrian Peterson, Andre Johnson, Darrelle Revis, Deion Sanders, Drew Brees, Ed Reed, Julius Peppers, Lindsey Soto, Peyton Manning, Ray Lewis, Tom Brady, Troy Polamalu
NFL players crowned their No. 1 on NFL Network’s “The Top 100 Players of 2011” on Sunday night, completing a 10-week voyage that generated as much controversy as it did consensus before coming down to yet another battle between Tom Brady and Peyton Manning. This time, it was Brady’s hour.
Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Darren Sharper, Ed Reed, Troy Polamalu
In nine NFL seasons, Ed Reed has amassed 54 interceptions in 128 career games, trailing only Darren Sharper all time among safeties.
Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Dan Dierdorf, Dhani Jones, Ed Reed, Ken Anderson, Kevin James, Maurice Jones-Drew, Rich Eisen, Roddy White, Roy Green, Terrelle Pryor, Troy Polamalu
When it comes to the greatest players in St. Louis Cardinals history, the list isn’t terribly long. So it came as somewhat of a surprise to us that two of the best players ever to don a St. Louis Cardinals uniform celebrate birthdays one day apart.
Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Adam Rank Steve Wyche, Antonio Gates, Bucky Brooks, Chris Cooley, DeMarcus Ware, Jason La Canfora, LeSean McCoy, Maurice Jones-Drew, Osi Umenyiora, Philip Rivers, Roddy White, Steve Smith, The Top 100 Players of 2011, Tiki Barber, Troy Polamalu
Antonio Gates is already one of the best offensive tight ends in the history of the league, but did the players get it wrong by ranking him ahead of the man responsible for getting him the ball?
Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Ed Reed, Cameron Wake, Jamie Dukes, NFL Total Access, The Top 100, Troy Polamalu, Warren Sapp
Who should be rated higher among the two players widely considered the best safeties in the NFL?
Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: Cameron Wake, Chad Henne, Miami Dolphins, NFL Total Access, Troy Polamalu
Dolphins LB Cameron Wake dropped by the NFL Network studios Monday and took a few minutes to share who he believes is the NFL’s best player, his take on criticism of QB Chad Henne and why he doesn’t engage in trash talk with Jets coach Rex Ryan.
Posted: Monday, May 16th, 2011 | Lisa Altobelli Tags: Tim Tebow, Denver Broncos, John Lynch, Kyle Orton, Troy Polamalu
The next leg of what can only be described as the Tim Tebow machine landed in New York City this weekend as the in contention Broncos QB obligingly dressed matchy, matchy to his Jockey billboards to view a fashion show in front of Macy’s.
Posted: Monday, April 4th, 2011 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Adrian Peterson, Betty White, Danny Woodhead, Drew Brees, Jamaal Charles, Larry Fitzgerald, Michael Vick, Patrick Willis, Peyton Hillis, Troy Polamalu
Fantasy owners — get out there and vote Patriots RB Danny Woodhead as the new Madden cover boy!
Posted: Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Pick Six, Anthony Munoz, Blair Thomas, Bruce Matthews, Dewayne Robertson, Emmitt Smith, Harrison Barton, Johnny Lam Jones, Kyle Brady, New York Jets, Nnamdi Asomugha, Roger Vick, Terrell Suggs, Troy Polamalu, Vernon Gholston, Warren Sapp
Congratulations to Vernon Gholston who officially became one of the game’s biggest draft busts after being released by the Jets on Wednesday.
Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 | Solomon Wilcots Tags: Super Bowl XLV, Aaron Rodgers, Charles Woodson, Donald Driver, Doug Legursky, Green Bay Packers, Greg Jennings, Jarrett Bush, Jordy Nelson, Maurkice Pouncey, Mike McCarthy, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ryan Clark, Ted Thompson, Troy Polamalu
Here are a few of my initial observations on the Packers and Steelers after getting a second look at the game during some initial film work on Monday.