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The Need for Sweed

Year two is the time for Limas Sweed to step forward and take the mantle of Pittsburgh Steelers #3 WR. With Nate Washington gone, the spot is his for the taking. Could a little veteran competition be in order? Don’t…

What’s a Superbowl Slump?

So, what is this thing, a Superbowl slump? Most would agree that it’s a down year after appearing in the Superbowl. That’s easy. But how down does that year have to be? Is it good enough to miss the playoffs or is a losing record required? Does one need to pick in the top five of the following draft?

James Harrison’s Choice

James Harrison must ruminate his options. Harrison was the NFL Defensive Player of the Year for 2008. Can you name the last time a Steeler was honored so? Neither can I. It’s an achievement punctuated by his play in the…

The Off (Next) Season Begins

It’s been a week and a day since the Steelers claimed Super Bowl XLIII.  Before we forge ahead and prepare our fan-brains for the next phase of the NFL year, let’s have a brief look back at the one which…