| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:34 AM
PITTSBURGH -- The theme of the 2014 offseason for the Pittsburgh Steelers was getting younger and faster. The Steelers chose not to re-sign many aging veterans such as defensive end Brett Keisel, safety Ryan Clark, linebacker Larry Foote and receiver...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 5:19 PM
At the "Draft Day" special movie screening at Big Newport Thursday night, the film's stars Kevin Costner and Jennifer Garner did not show.
But that was OK, there were plenty of other stars, and some who did not have a role in the movie. You could call...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Cincinnati Bengals punter Kevin Huber probably will be known as the guy who got his jaw broken and a vertebra cracked on national TV from here on out.
The cool thing about Huber is he seems fine with that.
On Monday afternoon — less than 24...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Peyton Manning isn't the guy you want to bring up if you're looking for a little lively debate among the folks who pick the Associated Press' All-Pro football team.
All 50 of them think he's the best quarterback in the NFL this season. And it's hard...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Add one more to his list of achievements: Peyton Manning has been named Sports Illustrated's sportsman of the year.
What an odd choice. Sure, Manning has led Denver to an 11-3 record this year and is closing in on the season record for touchdown passes,...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Pittsburgh Steelers fans have someone new to blame for their team's absence from the postseason.
The officials from the Kansas City Chiefs-San Diego Chargers game on Sunday afternoon.
The NFL said in a statement Monday that the Chargers should have...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Yep, it's almost over.
No, not the Bears' season. Only the most pessimistic fan would fear the worst from a 3-0 team.
Rather, "Breaking Bad" has just one more episode remaining to incinerate our nerves before its five-season run ends Sept. 29. And...
| Jul 24, 2013
Preseason media days are gifts that keep on giving, and not just the lingering heartburn from 24/7 gratis vittles. The ACC's just-completed football boondoggle in Greensboro, N.C. — compliments on the grilled salmon topped with fried leeks —...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The NFL’s best — minus the players for the New England Patriots and the New York Giants who are participating in Super Bowl XLVI and any other players who have to withdraw due to “injury” — head to Aloha Stadium in Honolulu...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Hines Ward: Pittsburgh wide receiver Hines Ward says he's willing to restructure his contract in order to remain with the team following a report that said the Steelers are planning to cut the 14-year NFL veteran....
| Feb 11, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Hines Ward: The Steelers plan to cut 35-year-old wide receiver Hines Ward and not bring him back for the 2012 season....
| Feb 14, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss whether the Steelers should part ways with Hines Ward, their all-time leading receiver....