1. Super Bowl Betting: What's $5 Million Between Friends?

    Betting on the Super Bowl has long been one of the biggest parts of the NFL’s most important Sunday...

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  2. NFL Media Day 2012 Preview

    Tomorrow is the famed Super Bowl Media Day, an irreverent event that happens every Tuesday leading up to the game. This magical day is infamous for a few reasons...

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  3. Raiders Ex-Coach Jackson Recants, but We Know Better

    Hue Jackson, now ex-coach of the Oakland Raiders , recently recanted his tirade against his former scatterbrained employer...

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  4. Bruce Arians: A City Cheers as Pittsburgh Steelers Offensive Coordinator Retires

    Generally, when a coordinator steps down from their position, it is not a good thing. Stepping down generally means retirement or they've been offered a better job somewhere else, ...

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  5. NFL Divisional Playoff Saturday: What to Watch for

    Here are the main things you should look for today during the two divisional playoff games. New Orleans Saints vs...

    Brendan O'Hare Written by Brendan O'Hare about almost 3 years ago 214 reads 0 comments

  6. Imagining What Jeff Fisher's List of Demands Looks Like

    Tennessee Titans coach Jeff Fisher is ready to return to an NFL that has somehow managed to survive without him. The St. Louis Rams and Miami Dolphins, two teams in need of help, seem to be the top teams vying for Fisher's attention...

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  7. Tim Tebow Played Well, but Pittsburgh Steelers' Mistakes Played Bigger Role

    I don't know if everyone is aware, but local Christian Tim Tebow just won a playoff football game in which he played like a quarterback who wasn't giving off the appearance of being exorcised when he threw the football...

    Brendan O'Hare Written by Brendan O'Hare about almost 3 years ago 735 reads 1 comments

  8. NFL Wild Card Predictions 2012: Picks Against the Spread

    The NFL Wild Card Weekend is always difficult to prognosticate. Look at last year, when the Seattle Seahawks were 10-point underdogs (at home, mind you) and defeated the defending Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints...

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  9. NFL Staffs to Use Video Monitors to Review Injuries: Good or Bad?

    The NFL , in an ongoing effort to avoid confronting the real issue, decided that this week would be the first where medical staffs are to use video monitors to help decipher whether ...

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  10. Bart Scott Fined $10,000 by the New York Jets for Flipping off Journalists: Woo!

    As someone who writes words for somewhat of a living, it does my heart great joy to see local clodpate Bart Scott being fined $10,000 by the New York Jets for flipping off a room ...

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  11. Mark Sanchez Did Not Take "The Leap" This Season

    Progression is the most important thing a young quarterback can do. The ability to become a smarter football player, improved skills, better leadership tangibles and all that crap ...

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  12. Maurice Jones-Drew Speaks Out About the NFL and Concussions: A Milestone?

    Let's give a brief round of applause to Maurice Jones-Drew before the NFL's State Security Department gets to him for his statements regarding concussions : "I've had concussions before, and it wasn't this big deal about concussions," Jones-Drew said...

    Brendan O'Hare Written by Brendan O'Hare about almost 3 years ago 286 reads 4 comments

  13. Pro Bowl Snubs and London Fletcher: Why Do We Care?

    The Pro Bowl is an interesting event to me. It now occurs the weekend before the Super Bowl in some ill-advised attempt to boost ratings...

    Brendan O'Hare Written by Brendan O'Hare about almost 3 years ago 269 reads 0 comments

  14. Top 5 NFL MVP Candidates Following Week 16: The Final Push

    As the final weekend of the NFL season is soon upon us, it is almost time to judge the best NFL players on their performances and give them awards that they will forget about in the near future and store in a back linen closet...

    Brendan O'Hare Written by Brendan O'Hare about almost 3 years ago 1,090 reads 1 comments

  15. NFL Players Willing To Hide Concussions To Continue Playing, Study Says

    Well, here is a bit of interesting information: According to the Associated Press, it appears that professional football players are more inclined to hide their concussions, at least says a small sample size...

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  16. Charlie Batch to Start for Steelers Against the Rams This Afternoon

    Charlie Batch will be starting for the Pittsburgh Steelers today in lieu of the wounded Ben Roethlisberger . The Steelers are taking on the St. Louis Rams , a team that is 2-12 and awkwardly finding itself suddenly in the race for Andrew Luck...

    Brendan O'Hare Written by Brendan O'Hare about almost 3 years ago 218 reads 0 comments

  17. Colt McCoy Is Still Concussed: Why the NFL Has Some Explaining to Do

    Colt McCoy is still unable to practice after suffering an untreated concussion, and the Cleveland Browns still haven't been punished...

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  18. 5 Keys for a Steelers Victory over the 49ers on Monday Night Football

    The San Francisco 49ers are favored by three points against the Pittsburgh Steelers tonight according to OddsShark , and that seems about right. The 49ers are playing at home, and the Steelers have injuries to four of their best players...

    Brendan O'Hare Written by Brendan O'Hare about almost 3 years ago 385 reads 2 comments

  19. James Harrison's Suspension Upheld: How Will It Affect the Pittsburgh Steelers?

    To no one’s surprise, James Harrison’s appeal to have his one-game suspension eradicated was a great failure...

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  20. Tim Tebow Engaged in Trash Talking with Charles Tillman: Gasp!

    Yes! The story I'm about to tell comes courtesy of Pro Football Talk , and is probably my favorite thing in the world right now (besides my new pants)...

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  21. London Fletcher Was Given the Worst Penalty of the Season: Why It Means More

    Congratulations to Jeff Triplette for being responsible for the worst penalty called this NFL season, and simultaneously summing up all that is wrong with the NFL's player safety brouhaha...

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  22. Tim Tebow Leads the Broncos to Another Comeback Win: Trying to Figure out How

    Before I attempt to break free of insomnia tonight, I felt the need to try and make sense of what just happened in Denver. Because honestly, the more I think about it, I have no idea...

    Brendan O'Hare Written by Brendan O'Hare about almost 3 years ago 1,381 reads 11 comments

  23. Ben Roethlisberger Suffers High-Ankle Sprain: How Long Can This Go On?

    As much as I don’t want to be accused of god-making athletes, I can’t help but marvel at Ben Roethlisberger ’s performance on Thursday night, especially after the revelation that he had suffered a high-ankle sprain...

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  24. Analyzing the Fines Handed out from Week 13

    There is no issue people disagree with more than the way the NFL fines its players, including yours truly ...

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  25. Ex-NFL Players Suing NFL over Improper Painkiller Distribution

    Something excellent and potentially revolutionary occurred yesterday, although initial media coverage of it makes it seems more Tea Party than Lexington and Concord...

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