Found March 05, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
According to Mike Jurecki of Xtra 910 in Phoenix, the Arizona Cardinals aren’t interested in signing wide receiver Hines Ward once he’s officially released from the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Cardinals are the first team we would think would be interested in Ward, since Ken Wisenhunt was the Steelers offensive coordinator from 2004-2006. I can’t be mad at the Cardinals for not being interested in Ward.  I really don’t think he has anything left as a football player.

Pittsburgh TV station reported Hines Ward was signed by the Ravens

According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, during the 6am morning news on Wednesday, WPXI-TV morning anchor Todd McDermott reported that Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Hines Ward had signed with the Baltimore Ravens. “We’re a little in shock,” Mr. McDermott said to co-anchor Jennifer Abney per the Post-Gazette. What’s really funny is that Ward hasn’t even been officially released...

Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 Free Agents Analysis: QB Dennis Dixon

With the 2012 free agency period drawing ever so closer, we continue on with our player by player analysis of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 Free Agents. We our deep into the analysis of the Steelers unrestricted free agents and we now move forward with the unrestricted group by taking a look at quarterback Dennis Dixon. Check the links at the bottom of the post to see the other Steelers...

2012 Steelers Mock Draft Version 2.0 – Post NFL Combine

The 2012 NFL combine is now in the books and I have gone back to do some additional tape study and reading in preparation for this, my second Pittsburgh Steelers mock draft of the offseason. Mock draft 1.0, which was done right after the Senior Bowl, can be read by following the link. I usually end up doing about 5 or 6 mocks leading up to the draft, so there are quite a few more...

The case for keeping the Big Snack in Pittsburgh

With so many restructures already in the books for the Steelers, along with all the recent cuts, there’s a solid case for keeping NT Casey Hampton on the team in 2012.  “He’s recovering from ACL surgery” you say? Yes indeed he is, but even given that situation, Hampton could still contribute to the team in 2012. One of Hampton’s best friends and long time teammate Chris...

No Franchise Tag for Mike Wallace

It became official at 4 pm today.  Mike Wallace will receive a first round tender but will not be franchised.  The Steelers did not have the money for it.  This is what has been expected all a long.  The Steelers will give Wallace $2.7 million this season.  He will be an unrestricted free agent next season if no long term deal is reached. The Steelers are now vulnerable to another...

Steelers James Harrison weighs in on “bounty gate”

Never at a loss for words or the opportunity to get a quick jab in at the NFL, James Harrison tweeted out on Sunday afternoon his thoughts on the player bounty issue involving Gregg Williams. The scandal is being investigated by the NFL's security department in regards to defensive players under Williams taking part in bounty's; incentives to injure or knock opponents...

Darnell Dockett wants Peyton Manning in Arizona

Arizona Cardinals defensive end Darnell Dockett has made it clear that he would love to see Peyton Manning come to the Cardinals. Dockett tweeted, “Peyton to AZ!!!!!!” “Look yall, I like all our QB’s, I don’t care who the QB is we are gonna win the west either way! but damn who wouldn’t wanna play w/ peyton!” It’s not that Dockett doesn’t believe in Kevin Kolb,...

Zero Tolerance for “Zero Tolerance” Policies

Mike Leach the pirate... Screw up once and walk the plank. On Saturday our own Victory Bell weighed in on the Sekope Kaufusi dismissal asking the question that very few people even seem willing to consider; Is Mike Leach’s zero tolerance policy a good policy? My answer to that is an unequivocal “no”. In fact I think it is completely senseless and totally at odds with his role...

How the 2001 draft led to Casey Hampton

By Christina Rivers It was 2001.  The Pittsburgh Steelers had drafted two wide receivers in the first round the previous two years (Troy Edwards and Plaxico Burress).  The Steelers were targeting defensive linemen, and for the first time since 1990, they ended up doing something they very seldom ever do; trading down.  The result was that the man they wanted - Marcus Stroud out...

The Cleveland Browns should acquire WR Mike Wallace

The Pittsburgh Steelers did not place the franchise tag on WR Mike Wallace yesterday at the league imposed deadline, instead using a first-round tender. With two first-round draft picks in next month’s draft, the Cleveland Browns should consider using the number 22 pick and acquire WR Mike Wallace. At this time of the year, lying by front offices of NFL franchises...

Cardinals’ Darnell Dockett Wants Peyton in Arizona

Following the news that Peyton Manning would be released by the Indianapolis Colts hit the Internet, the rumors and speculation of where the former Super Bowl MVP would land was widespread in social media. Fans AND players began getting excited and envisioning their team’s lineup with Manning in the roster. One of the few NFL...Read the Rest...
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