Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 2/29/12
It’s often sad when you learn things aren’t nearly as great as you thought them to be. LeBron James still has no championship ring on his finger and “Two and Half Men” without Charlie still sucks. I also learned last evening that covering the National Football League Combine is no day in the park either. On our Blitzburgh Radio podcast last night Matt and I were joined by steelcityinsider.net journalist Jim Wexell who was kind enough to come on with us after spending several days in Indianapolis covering the combine in what can only be described as All-Access ‘lite’. First, Jim told us that media members are not allowed to be inside the stadium were the football players are doing their drills. This is for coaches, scouts, front office personnel etc. Journalists like him were subjected to small rooms with four or five other writers who would sit and wait for future NFL’ers to come through for a few questions. Thankfully for Jim and the writers, there were sandwiches provided. At this...
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