| Sep 14, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Beware the ides of September!
(This has nothing to do with anything, including the rest of this column, but how often do I get the chance to write that? OK, moving on...)
You may have read about the recent battle to choose an additional sport for...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 9:08 PM
Pittsburgh's Ben Roethlisberger and Kansas City's Alex Smith fought to a first-half draw and the Chiefs beat the Steelers 26-20 in overtime on Saturday night.
Roethlisberger was 13 of 19 for 166 yards and a 13-yard touchdown pass to Jonathan Dwyer as the...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Last year's disappointing season and the loss of several key players have NFL fans and pundits skeptical about what kind of Steelers team will come out of Latrobe this year.
And while the offseason losses were great —including former Super...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 7:50 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Welcome to Week 14 on the college football schedule. Sadly, the arrival of these next six days means the 2012 season is nearing its end. After this weekend, teams across the country will have only one game left before they enter that cold,...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 2:44 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers turned Robert Griffin III into just another rookie quarterback.
The Steelers swarmed Washington's precocious star Sunday, keeping Griffin in check during a dominant 27-12 victory. Griffin completed just 16 of 34 passes for 177...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Lots of talk these days about swing states and which way they're leaning.
So it's fitting that the most intriguing NFL stories are those teams and players that are in a dramatic state of swing.
Take the Indianapolis Colts, for instance. At the end of...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Super Bowl-winning coach, ESPN analyst and creepy doll lookalike Jon Gruden has been quoted saying: "You never stay the same. You either get better or you get worse."
Through the early weeks of the off-season, it's hard to see how the Steelers...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 1:27 PM
PITTSBURGH -- If this were high school football, it would have seemed the Pittsburgh Steelers were playing a junior varsity game Sunday.
The defense was missing three Pro Bowl players in end Aaron Smith (foot), nose tackle Casey Hampton (shoulder) and...