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The Pittsburgh Steelers have finally had one of their free agents sign with another team as tackle Jamon Meredith reportedly has signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Wednesday according to tight end Weslye Saunders on Twitter. Meredith originally signed with the Steelers as a free agent after Willie Colon went down with a triceps injury against the Baltimore Ravens in week 1. Colon was placed on injured reserve to make room for Meredith on the 53 man roster.
Meredith dressed for just 4 games in 2012, but did not take a snap on the offensive line all season. He only saw very limited action Read more [...]
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Now that Hines Ward has retired, he'll have plenty of time on his hands. Someone already has an idea for how he should spend it.
Baron Batch was the last player taken by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2011 NFL Draft; he was the 232nd player selected. There were only 22 players selected after Batch; players drafted this late aren’t usually expected to make the team in training camp. In fact, most seventh round picks a Continue
The 49ers inquired, but they were informed that restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace is reportedly looking for a contract in the range of Larry Fitzgerald's 8-year, $120 million deal.
Hines Ward announced that he will be speaking to the local media today from the Pittsburgh Steelers Headquarters at Noon. No other details were given but obvious speculation has Ward announcing his retirement from professional football after 14 seasons all with the Steelers’ organization.
Ward was released from the team in late February in a cost-cutting move that many saw coming...
Now that Hines Ward of the Pittsburgh Steelers has retired. It’s only right that we evaluate his career in a vicious fashion (5-year-old girl beauty pageant style). You know how it is. When somebody retires we don’t have time to wait and reflect. You have to ravage them immediately like a woman 3 drinks in at a night club. You have to jump on it early, because anything beyond...
After being released from the Pittsburgh Steelers in the early days of the 2012 offseason, lifetime Steeler wide receiver Hines Ward announced his retirement Tuesday afternoon. Ward has been one of the most consistent wide receivers throughout his 14-year NFL career. He has racked up a number of accolades during his career, including two Super Bowl titles, a Super Bowl MVP Award...
Season 2, Episode 89 of The Terrible Podcast is up and with David Todd and start with the preview of the Hines Ward press conference in which we rightly guessed was to announce his retirement. Could it really have been anything else? We discuss Ward a little bit and of course will discuss the presser itself in the Friday podcast.
Peyton Manning is also the hot topic on Tuesday after...
Pittsburgh, PA (Sports Network) - Hines Ward has announced his retirement after 14 seasons in the NFL with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Ward spent his entire career with the Steelers, who decided last month to give the former Super Bowl MVP his release.
"Today, I'm officially retiring as a Pittsburgh Steeler," an emotional Ward said at a Tuesday press conference. "...
Hines Ward called it career today after 14 seasons as a wide receiver with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The third round draft choice out of Georgia was selected to four Pro Bowls, won two Super Bowls (XL and XLIII), and was named MVP of Super Bowl XL. Ward amassed 1,000 catches, 12,083 yards, and [...]
Wide receiver Hines Ward has announced that he is ready to hang up his cleats after 14 seasons in the NFL.
After entering the NFL as a third-round draft pick in 1998, Ward went on to collect 1,000 receptions for 12,083 yards and 85 receiving touchdowns - all being franchise records with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He has been nominated to the Pro Bowl four times, has won...
Hines Ward, the Pittsburgh Steelers all time leading receiver, has announced his retirement. Hines Ward has ended his career with exactly 1000 catches for 12, 083 yards and 85 touchdowns. Hines, 36, has 4 pro bowls and a Super Bowl MVP to add to his impressive resume. The Steelers released Hines earlier this season. "We
A few weeks ago, lifelong Pittsburgh Steeler Hines Ward was cut. After 14 years of service but diminishing results and no place on special teams, Hines was shown the door. Superbowl titles, an MVP trophy, every conceivable Steeler record in hand, none of it could buy a spot on the 2013 roster. At the time, I wondered where he might end up (rival Ravens, perhaps?). He certainly seemed...
Thanks to my bud The Steelers N'at for this. He says:
"mini pony in one of @mcbaby11's books"
He's got his kid ponted in the right direction.