1. Is Dennis Dixon Ready To Be a Strong Backup?

    I know where I 'm going to be on Sept. 10. My room is reserved at my favorite hotel in Pittsburgh. Each warm, summer day is one day closer to watching the Steelers handle the Terrible Towel-trashing Tennessee Titans this autumn...

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  2. Former Steelers' Coach Bill Cowher: Seriously, The Canes?

    Some time around 40 A.D., the Roman philosopher Seneca the Younger declared: "One who boasts of his ancestry is praising the deeds of another...

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  3. Ben Roethlisberger: Film Star

    Summer carves a football-free stretch in the year of the die-hard football fan. That is, if you are a lucky football fan...

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  4. The Steelers' Bruce Arians, Rhianna, and Diamond Dave: Let's Innovate!

    Innovation has always been part of the American fabric. Back in 1954, new ideas ranging from the T.V. dinner and the first color set to the first mass polio vaccination were born from the ingenuity of the times...

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  5. A Dominant Performance By Federer: Catch It While You Can

    How did I miss it? I started my afternoon watching Djokovic and Nadal beginning to duke it out in Madrid thinking, "The Federer Era has passed...

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  6. Harrison And Foote: Putting the "I" in Linebacker

    Just under four months ago, we were seeing footage of another great Steeler team bringing home a sixth Lombardi. They called themselves a "band of brothers," and their unity was evident, as they all worked as a team to reach their lofty goal...

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  7. Chemistry 101: Who Passes and Who Fails in the AFC North

    The AFC North division is made up of four teams located around the cradle of football civilization. Cleveland's first professional football team came into existence in 1920...

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  8. The Romo and Parcells Brovorce: Its Specter Still Lingers

    Autumn. Its onset dawns with pale sunlight illuminating the dew on football fields all across America. Warm, rich harvest hues dot picturesque hillsides and the cool, crisp air invigorates the senses...

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  9. The Coveted No. 3 Receiver Spot: Who Will Take It in Pittsburgh?

    My favorite story out of the Steeler camp lately has been the contract extension of Hines Ward. Ward is tough mentally and physically, but his leadership and ability to mentor new ...

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  10. Long Snapper Greg Warren: Playing the Cowbell for the Pittsburgh Steelers

    Every September, I make the long awaited journey to Heinz Field to kick off another season of rooting for the Steelers. Besides the obvious fact that I am there to watch the football, I also like to survey the people in their jerseys...

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  11. Steelers' Assistant Head Coach John Mitchell: A Connoisseur of the Game

    Teams want to win now. Hours of analysis are devoted to which rookie taken in the first round is going to be that last piece of the puzzle for their franchise...

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  12. The Absence of Football Made Me a Steeler Fan

    Imagine a land without football. I lived there. Well, not the football that I was used to. I was born in Pittsburgh but grew up in Ohio...

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  13. Beauty And The Beast: Power And Polish Back In The Steeler's Playbook

    Last season was littered with criticism of the Steelers' style of offense. Weekly installments of reproof rained down from fans feeling that Arians' fullback free offense had lost touch with the power running game of Noll and Cowher era squads...

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  14. Gollumchick: He Wants His Precious

    Bill Bellichick's bulk, cloaked in frayed sweats, sharply contrasts the sinewy stature of Gollum in his loin cloth, but I imagine their inner workings are identical. The 2007 season matured into the epic battle of Super Bowl XLII...

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  15. Undrafted Superstars: Pittsburgh's Commitment to Developing Players

    Big games pivot on big plays. The Pittsburgh Steelers' recent Super Bowl appearances were no exception. Of the group of guys making critical plays for Pittsburgh, four were undrafted free-agents...

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