| Feb 29, 2012
| 3:56 PM
The sun has set on the brilliant career of all time Pittsburgh Steeler wide receiver Hines Ward. The team ownership announced today that it has released the 14 year veteran. The move will help the veteran laden Steelers get under the league...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 9:26 AM
Steelers' all-time leading wide receiver, Hines Ward, has announced that he will retire after 14 seasons with Pittsburgh
Ward was originally drafted by the Steelers in the third round (92nd overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft out of Georgia. The Forest Park...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The last time the Ravens swept the season series was 2006 when they won the AFC North. For that to happen again, they need to knock down the Steel Curtain in Pittsburgh in what some Ravens are calling the game of the centrury.
Jameel McClain, Ravens...
| Mar 26, 2010
| 3:32 PM
The Mariners are shutting Cliff Lee down for five days in hopes his strained abdomen heals, making it likely the 2008 AL Cy Young Award winner will begin his debut season in Seattle on the disabled list.
Manager Don Wakamatsu said Friday that the team'...
| Apr 26, 2010
Platelet-rich plasma therapy has seemed promising, picking up anecdotal support and no small amount of public attention. It's the research that is far from conclusive.
Over the last couple of years, the treatment has been promoted for tendon, ligament,...
| Aug 4, 2009
Ben Roethlisberger is having no trouble with the two-a-day practices at the Pittsburgh Steelers' training camp. His throwing arm is.
Roethlisberger missed some deep throws he felt he should have completed Monday, then said his head is ahead of his...
| Aug 17, 2009
| 9:41 AM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — An NFL preseason is for the rookies and the retreads, the players who haven't been heard from since college and those whose colleges, much less the players themselves, aren't very well known themselves.
September? That's the...
| Aug 26, 2009
| 2:51 PM
New York Giants defensive tackle Chris Canty, a former standout at the University of Virginia, was so frustrated that his torn hamstring wasn't improving after more than two weeks that he turned to a relatively new medical approach -- platelet rich plasma...
| Aug 27, 2009
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger says he feared he was seriously injured after he heard a popping sound when teammate Max Starks accidentally stepped on his right foot during practice last week.
"It is a pretty scary thing to have a 300-pound...
| Nov 29, 2007
| 8:18 PM
Numbers mean little to Alex Brown.
Forget that the trio of defensive ends – Michael Strahan, Osi Umenyiora and Justin Tuck – has combined for 25.5 of the Giants' NFL-high 38 sacks this season.
Ignore that the Bears' defensive-end trio of Brown,...
| Dec 15, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Yup, T.O. came up a few times on the network pregame shows Sunday. (T.O. disclaimer: His take is that most of what is said below is based on media "lies.")......
| Apr 20, 2009
Wide receiver is a position known for high-profile draft busts such as Charles Rogers, David Terrell and Mike Williams, players picked in the top 10 who never became productive regulars, much less stars.
"It has the highest mortality rate of any position...