Archive for the ‘Headlines’ Category

Steelers CB Taylor welcomes shot at Calvin Johnson (The Associated Press)

Thursday, November 14th, 2013
Forget the exotic coverage schemes. Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor figures there's only one way to keep up with Detroit wide receiver Calvin Johnson. ''You have to take him mano y mano,'' Taylor said. Even if there is no one in the NFL, let alone the planet, is quite like the 6-foot-5, 235-pound player Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin calls ''one of the best football players, period, regardless of position, in the game of professional football.'' One that seems to get open no matter how many bodies thrown his way.

Pryor’s knee one of many passing-game problems (Comcast SportsNet Bay Area)

Monday, November 11th, 2013
ALAMEDA – Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor said his knee hindered his ability Sunday against the New York Giants. “No, that was never expressed to me,” Raiders coach Dennis Allen said. Pryor said after Sunday’s 24-20 loss to the New York Giants that rest might help a sprained ligament recover from an injury initially felt in the closing moments of a Nov. 3 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.

Your Top Plays for Today (The Associated Press)

Monday, November 11th, 2013
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

Jordan Reed joins PFT at noon (Comcast SportsNet Mid Atlantic)

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013
Redskins TE Jordan Reed joins Mike Florio on ProFootballTalk at noon. Click here for a live stream. 

NFL Today (The Associated Press)

Sunday, September 8th, 2013
Philadelphia at Washington, Monday night, 6:55 p.m.

TE Jermichael Finley shining in Packers camp (The Associated Press)

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Neither a defender nor the sound of a whistle could stop Packers tight end Jermichael Finley.

Giardi: ‘Rutgers players all over the field’ (Comcast SportsNet New England)

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
Rutgers University is making an impact in the NFL, especially on the New England Patriots and this week's opponent, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Belichick: Pats will learn from ‘terrible’ Hernandez saga (Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia)

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013
A judge has unsealed three of four search warrants regarding Aaron Hernandez from the investigation into the death of Odin Lloyd.

Pittsburgh Steelers: NFL.Com Lists Roethlisberger-Haley Relationship as “Most Combustable” (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013
COMMENTARY | It was no secret that Pittsburgh Steelers' quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was more-than-upset with the organization's decision to part ways with Bruce Arians following the 2011 season. Roethlisberger and Arians had one of the best relationships between QB and OC in the league.

2nd-year RBs: Vick Ballard (Rotoworld)

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013
Evan Silva analyzes the tape after re-watching and charting Vick Ballard's heaviest workloads from the 2012 season.