Found April 09, 2012 on
The heavy hitters and some of the greatest sack-artists, outside linebackers wreak havoc on the field each and every play. The need to disrupt plays, stuff runs and get to the quarterback makes the position one of the most dynamic in the league. The combination of size and speed is a must. The Cowboys' DeMarcus Ware has just that. His burst and athleticism are good enough to earn him the No. 1 ranking on Bleacher Report's list of the top 64 outside linebackers. The oft-maligned Steeler, James Harrison, came in at No. 2. Largely known for his fines and brutal...

Dallas Cowboys helmet concept design

Charles Sollers, a photographer from Missouri for has created a new concept design for the Dallas Cowboys helmets. By now you have probably seen some of Sollers work as he also has provided images of college team helmets and uniforms. As Nike takes over the NFL uniforms there were little changes made, but could you

Wallace's death causes confusion

While most people understood that it was the Mike Wallace from 60 Minutes who passed away over the weekend, some on Twitter mistakenly believed it was a certain Steelers wide receiver instead.

Report: Steelers RB Coach Kirby Wilson To Return To Work On Monday

The Sideline View is reporting via Twitter that Pittsburgh Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson will return to work on Monday. While there is no name attached to the tweet, it is assumed that the source is Lance Zierlein, co-owner of the site and son of former Steelers offensive line coach Larry Zierlein. Pittsburgh Steelers RB coach Kirby Wilson, who was burned in a fire...

Breaking Down The Signing Of Leonard Pope As The Steelers Head Towards Draft Day

If you follow the Pittsburgh Steelers closely, you know that free agent signings outside of their own is a pretty rare occurrence. They are usually not big named players when they happen and often times they come at a very low cost. On Tuesday the Steelers signed their first free agent of the offseason in the form of tight end Leonard Pope, and as you can imagine, he is the talk...

SteelBlitz Answers: Farrior Question

Dave asks: Where did (former Steelers inside linebacker) James Farrior go? Did he retire? No, Farrior has not yet retired from the NFL. He is likely waiting to see if any teams show interest in signing him after the NFL Draft. Teams use the draft as a way to fill holes on their roster, but if a team Continue

Romo's wife gives birth to baby boy

Rumors circulated on Twitter Monday night that Tony Romo's wife, Candice Crawford, was going into labor. It was confirmed Tuesday that the speculation was true. "Hawkins Crawford Romo is now a part of the Dallas Cowboys family," Cowboys spokesperson Rich Dalrymple said on Tuesday. "He came into this world on 4912 at 5:30 p.m. Eight pounds and eight ounces. ...

Cowboys QB Romo becomes a father

Tony Romo has been called many names as quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys. Late Monday night, he was called something else - a father. Romo's wife - former Miss Missouri pageant winner Candice Crawford - gave birth to an 8-pound, 8-ounce baby boy named Hawkins Crawford Romo at a Dallas hospital. Mother and son are said to be doing fine, according to Cowboys vice president...

"60 Minutes" correspondent Mike Wallace's death stirs up football frenzy on Twitter

Oh how news can spread like wildfire. Even worse when it’s the wrong news. Mike Wallace, longtime correspondent for the popular television show 60 Minutes, died Saturday at age 93. However, a handful of football fans on Twitter thought that it was the Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Mike Wallace who died, and they sounded off on Twitter before realizing their mistake: This Mike...

Steelers Sign TE Leonard Pope

According to Ed Bouchette’s Twitter account the Steelers have signed unrestricted free agent tight end Leonard Pope. More information and details coming when available. #bbpBox_189805975224582145 a { text-decoration:none; color:#0084B4; }#bbpBox_189805975224582145 a:hover { text-decoration:un Continue

Blogging the Steelers; Not all are created equal

Have you asked yourself the following questions at all regarding this blog here at steeler addicts? “Why do I come here? What do I like about it? Does it provide me with information I may not have known?”  If you don’t normally talk to yourself like this that’s OK, but it appears I may need clinical help then. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s Ed Bouchette was recently asked...

With the signing of Leonard Pope, who’s on the hot seat for the Steelers?

Cheers can be heard around the world today as the Steeler Nation finally gets a free agent signing to brag about. Well, ok, let’s not get crazy but Free Agent Tight End Leonard Pope is a solid addition to the Steelers and does add some depth and potentially eliminate some needs on draft day and beyond. First, the official release according to, Pope was originally drafted...

Trumaine Johnson: Potential Second-Round Steal

Going to a “small school” might hinder your first big NFL paycheck, but it doesn’t mean you can’t ball. From Falcons running back Michael Turner (Northern Illinois) to perennial Pro Bowl defensive end DeMarcus Ware (Troy),  many big names come out of these small schools and have impacts that will forever be remembered in the NFL.   The next potential small school, big...
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.