| Feb 19, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Cuban plays hard
Los Angeles Times
The NBA still has the best owner in pro sports even after the passing of Jerry Buss. His name is Mark Cuban. Not only do his teams win (with the notable exception of this season), but he pampers his players,...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
This NFL offseason represents the 10-year anniversary of the inception of the "Rooney Rule." The rule, named after Pittsburgh Steelers' Chairman Dan Rooney, requires teams to interview minority candidates for all head coaching and senior football...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 3:06 PM
On a cool, clear day made for football, Art Modell was laid to rest. Just 12 hours after the Ravens won their opener, 44-13 over the Cincinnati Bengals, more than 400 people — including quarterback Joe Flacco, running back Ray Rice and linebacker...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Hines Ward, a longtime nemesis of the Ravens, won’t return to the Pittsburgh Steelers for the 2012 season. The Steelers announced on their website Wednesday that they plan to release the veteran wide receiver.
Ward, who turns 36 next week, caught...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 4:24 AM
The Steelers have been negotiating with the agent for safety Troy Polamalu over the past several days, an 11th-hour attempt to sign the NFL defensive player of the year before the season begins Sunday.
Polamalu is entering the final season of his...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 4:28 PM
In his book "Paterno," Joe Posnanski writes of the many NFL owners who tried to hire Joe Paterno from Penn State to coach their teams. The Steelers' Art Rooney and the Raiders' Al Davis were among them. But, according to......
| Jan 6, 2012
| 7:31 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson was hospitalized on Friday after being severely burned during an early morning fire at his home in a Pittsburgh suburb.
Authorities say the fire broke out around 3 a.m. in the kitchen of...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Four days after a house fire led to his hospitalization, not much news has been brought to light in the mysterious blaze that nearly took the life of Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Kirby Wilson.
The former Pasadena City College standout and coach...
| Sep 7, 2012
Art Modell, a marketing executive who helped negotiate the NFL's first television contract and later enraged fans when he moved the Cleveland Browns franchise to Baltimore, has died. He was 87.
Modell died Thursday of natural causes at Johns Hopkins...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 8:29 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Throughout the offseason, on and off the field, new Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley has appeared relaxed, at ease and smiling. The same was the case on Wednesday, when he spoke with the media during training...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:47 PM
LATROBE (AP) — Jerricho Cotchery hears "the voice." Troy Polamalu senses the "phantom leadership."
It's all part of the Steelers Way.
Few organizations boast the stability and winning tradition of the Steelers. Try just three coaches in 43...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 4:17 PM
The Steelers will play five nationally televised primetime games, it was announced today when the NFL released its 2012 regular season schedule.
The Steelers open the season on national television with a matchup against the Denver Broncos on Sunday Night...