1. Antonio Brown: Scouting the Development of the Pittsburgh Steelers WR

    Before the beginning of the season, and the beginning of the offseason, I ranked the Pittsburgh Steelers receiving corp as the second-best group in the league. Since then I have lauded them for their depth and congruency ...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,800 reads 4 comments

  2. 20 Personnel Decisions of the 2011 NFL Season Already Proven to Be Mistakes

    With the 2011 NFL playoffs in sight, the end of the football season is also on the horizon. Every NFL season has its fair share of bad decisions but the lockout preceding this one ...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 9,773 reads 32 comments

  3. 5 NFL Teams Facing Must Wins in Week 15

    Considering the length of the NFL season, each week is vital no matter what team you are a part of. Unlike the MLB or NBA, teams cannot take days off and expect to make the playoffs, ...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 7,620 reads 17 comments

  4. Liverpool FC: Andy Carroll Doesn't Fit Tactically or Stylistically in Liverpool

    The thought process is pretty simple. You've got one big one and one little one. The big one wins it and the little one uses it. It is one of the more simplistic approaches to creating football strike partnerships...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 5,002 reads 95 comments

  5. Marshawn Lynch and 9 NFL Players That Are Being Held Back by Their Teammates

    Marshawn Lynch 's explosion last night for the Seattle Seahawks against the Philadelphia Eagles wasn't a surprise to anyone that had watched Lynch in recent weeks...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 12,234 reads 87 comments

  6. NFL: 10 Most Impressive Rookies of the 2011 Season so Far

    Despite the NFL lockout that preceded this year's regular season, there has been plenty of impact made from this year's rookie class...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 5,652 reads 44 comments

  7. Manchester City's Roberto Mancini Leads Way for Chelsea's Andres Villas-Boas

    Andrés Villas-Boas' Chelsea side and Roberto Mancini's Manchester City side have many similarities off the field...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,695 reads 8 comments

  8. Kansas City Chiefs: Claiming Kyle Orton Was a Poor Decision by Scott Pioli

    Entering this season, I wrote that the Kansas City Chiefs were good quarterback play away from making a deep playoff run. Of course, I could never have predicted what was going to happen then...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,053 reads 13 comments

  9. Pittsburgh Steelers: Dropping Kemoeatu Reflects the Change in Offensive Identity

    The Pittsburgh Steelers will start another new offensive line combination this weekend, according to this report , however this time, there is no injury news to report with it...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 6,297 reads 44 comments

  10. New England Patriots: 2011 NFL Season is the Worst of Bill Belichick's Career

    During his tenure with the New England Patriots , Bill Belichick has won three Super Bowl titles. However, it has been over six years since he last won a Super Bowl, and three since his team last won a playoff game...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 5,539 reads 47 comments

  11. Pittsburgh Steelers: Ike Taylor Continues Steelers Tradition with All-Pro Season

    The Pittsburgh Steelers ' secondary has been considered the team's soft spot at times over the past five years. Despite the dominance of Troy Polamalu , when healthy, the unit as a whole generally receives as much criticism as Tim Tebow 's mechanics...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,686 reads 22 comments

  12. Indianapolis Colts: Cam Newton Proves "Suck for Luck" Campaign Is a Stupid Idea

    Cam Newton, of the Carolina Panthers , entered his rookie season as the No. 1 overall pick from the 2011 NFL draft. Newton has since gone on to tear up the record books and have scouts salivating over his skills...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 2,806 reads 4 comments

  13. Pittsburgh Steelers Receivers Have More Depth and Congruency Than Any Other

    During the 2011 NFL offseason, otherwise known as the lockout, I received a lot of criticism for placing the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiving corps second among all 32 NFL teams...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,941 reads 10 comments

  14. LaMarr Woodley Injury: Steelers Would Be Smart to Play Polamalu at Linebacker

    No, that headline is not a joke. The Pittsburgh Steelers face off against the Baltimore Ravens this week after a dominant display against the New England Patriots ...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,578 reads 15 comments

  15. Patriots vs. Steelers: Pittsburgh Exposes Flaws That Will Affect Pats Long-Term

    There is no doubt that the Pittsburgh Steelers are an overwhelmingly talented football team, however the New England Patriots contributed to their own downfall also in the team's second loss of the season at Heinz Field...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 597 reads 18 comments

  16. Patriots' Win Proves Steelers' Defense Is Better Without James Farrior

    The Pittsburgh Steelers' dominant victory over the New England Patriots wasn't perfect, especially considering they only won by six points in the end...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,051 reads 8 comments

  17. New England Patriots' Gameplan Puts Youngsters on Steelers' Defense into Focus

    Growing up a Pittsburgh Steelers' fan and ultimately becoming a New England Patriots ' writer for Irishcentral , I have developed a certain enamoring for two teams whose fanbases generally despise each other...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 2,109 reads 5 comments

  18. Carson Palmer Will Re-Establish His Reputation with a Playoff Run in Oakland

    The Oakland Raiders followed the loss of a monumental piece of their franchise by attempting to bring in a big cog in the form of a starting quarterback...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 552 reads 1 comments

  19. David Garrard Presents Perfect Fit for the Oakland Raiders

    David Garrard could definitely have signed for a franchise by now. Garrard instead has decided to bide his time in favor of landing in the perfect situation. The opportunity to land in, at least a near, perfect situation has arisen...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,983 reads 19 comments

  20. Pittsburgh Steelers: Max Starks Returns, but Not as a Starter?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed Max Starks today, after the player announced on his twitter page . Starks was the team's starting left tackle last season before being cut in the off-season for financial and fitness issues...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 2,324 reads 8 comments

  21. NFL Week 4: Devin Hester, Calvin Johnson and Other Important Notes/Statistics

    The Detroit Lions are 4-0 for the first time since 1980. Their victory against the Dallas Cowboys makes them the first team in NFL history to win consecutive games in which they trailed by at least 20 points...

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  22. Cincinnati Bengals: Andy Dalton Shouldn't Be Overshadowed by Cam Newton

    Cincinnati Bengals starting quarterback Andy Dalton will need to be the next Andrew Luck…that counts right?…. Okay, Peyton Manning if Mike Brown isn't going to look like an idiot for the way he has managed Carson Palmer...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,021 reads 8 comments

  23. Pittsburgh Steelers: Bruce Arians Must Tailor Offense to the Steelers' Talent

    Pittsburgh Steelers ' starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is often not heralded as an elite quarterback, as people point to his reliance on the Steelers' elite defense...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 1,057 reads 13 comments

  24. Hakeem Nicks, Nnamdi Asomugha and the Best Individual Matchups of NFL Week 3

    The NFL regular season is right in the thick of things as we enter the third week of the season. With plenty of shocks and surprises already in the books, there is no reason for ...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 4,733 reads 4 comments

  25. Tennessee Titans: Will the Titans Steal the AFC South from the Houston Texans?

    The Baltimore Ravens arrived in Nashville to play the Tennessee Titans this past weekend a little too confidently. After beating the Pittsburgh Steelers so handsomely in Week 1, the Ravens were brought back down to earth by Matt Hasselbeck...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 3 years ago 609 reads 0 comments