1. NFL Fans: It's Time For More Sportsmanship, Maturity and Unity

    As an NFL fan, I love watching the game of football. As a Steeler fan, I particularly love watching physical football. One of the biggest aspects of the sport for us fans is the smack-talking with other teams fans...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about over 3 years ago 197 reads 1 comments

  2. A Super Curse: Why the Dallas Cowboys Were Doomed From the Start

    When the Cowboys lost their 5th game of the season and lose their starting QB, they also watched their Super Bowl chances go out the window...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about over 3 years ago 867 reads 4 comments

  3. NFL Week 8: A Message To the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers

    There are plenty of exciting NFL games to watch in Week 8. The Indianapolis Colts will try to exact some revenge on the Houston Texans...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about over 3 years ago 2,132 reads 87 comments

  4. Pittsburgh Steelers Fans, All Aboard: The Bandwagon Leaves Now!

    First and foremost, allow me to apologize to all my fans and the Bleacher Report readers for taking a hiatus. I have been dealing with some personal and financial issues recently that have kept me from writing...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about almost 4 years ago 1,007 reads 25 comments

  5. What To Watch When The Pittsburgh Steelers Play The Denver Broncos

    The third preseason game is upon us. This is the game where the starters get the most playing time.However, it can also be a statement game for players on the roster bubble...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about almost 4 years ago 2,061 reads 33 comments

  6. The NFL's Top 10 Unsung Heroes

    Media Darlings: Favorite players of those in the mediaEveryone has their favorite players, and the talking heads on TV love to push their favorites on the fans.This leaves certain players unmentioned...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about almost 4 years ago 3,548 reads 68 comments

  7. What To Watch When the Pittsburgh Steelers Play The New York Giants

    The Pittsburgh Steelers season is under way.Well, the preseason anyway.Teams don't necessarily look to win every preseason game. They look to find the best talent on the team to win the regular season games...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about almost 4 years ago 1,908 reads 16 comments

  8. Despite Missing Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers Intend on Playing Football

    Why is it that every article I read that has any relation to the Pittsburgh Steelers, feels the need to tell me that Ben Roethlisbergers suspended! Even if the story has nothing to do with the Steelers, it's fit in there somewhere...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about almost 4 years ago 776 reads 4 comments

  9. Hall of Fame: Five Potential First Balloters

    With Jerry Rice and Emmitt Smith both being inducted to the Hall of Fame this year on their first ballot, I began to wonder who could do the same next year...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about almost 4 years ago 1,297 reads 16 comments

  10. Big Ben Out of Service: Can Pittsburgh Steelers Keep Ticking?

    The season is coming up on us quicker than ever, and has already provided us with more headline stories than years past. Brett Favre's annual will-he-won't-he, Kurt Warner retiring, T...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about almost 4 years ago 1,657 reads 29 comments

  11. Alex Rodriguez Is One Away From 600, But Should There Be an Asterik?

    Alex Rodriguez is on the cusp of hitting his 600th career home run, becoming only the 7th player in baseballs history to do so. He will join the ranks of Barry Bonds, Hank Aaron, Babe Ruth, Willie Mays, Ken Griffey Jr, and Sammy Sosa...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about 4 years ago 155 reads 2 comments

  12. 10 Reasons why the Steelers consistently Compete.

    With a franchise record of 534-509-21, and 31-19 in the postseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers seem to always be competing not only for a playoff spot, but for the Super Bowl. However that record really doesn’t speak of how good they’ve been rec

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about 4 years ago 822 reads 12 comments

  13. Predictions for 2010 NFL Season: Predicting This Year's Award Winners

    Probably the hardest thing to predict are the end of the year awards. So many factors go in to winning, such as your team’s success, your success, your attitude, and many other small intangibles...

    Derek Overly Written by Derek Overly about 4 years ago 1,678 reads 1 comments