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The brief moment Pittsburgh Steelers fans preferred Duce Staley over “The Bus”

There’s no question the relationship between Steelers fans and Jerome Bettis, the legendary running back who will be inducted into Pro Football’s Hall of Fame next month, was one that was made in Heaven. With his rotund physique and propensity for running over opponents that earned him the perfect nickname: “The Bus,” Bettis personified what Steelers fans loved in their football...
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SCB Steelers Quick Hitters for June 26th 2015

The Steelers announced this week that they will be honoring Hall of Fame-bound Jerome Bettis on October 1st when the team hosts the Ravens. It’s a fitting opponent considering that “The Bus” was part of many great games during the rivalry. You probably saw that Ben Roethlisberger was named the 26th best player in the NFL according to NFL Network’s countdown of the top 100...
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Steelers will honor Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis Week 4

The Pittsburgh Steelers will honor former running back and Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis during the team’s Thursday Night Football contest vs. the Baltimore Ravens on October 1., the team announced Wednesday. Bettis rushed for 10,571 yards with 78 rushing touchdowns as a member of the Steelers.  In his 10 seasons with Pittsburgh, Bettis helped the Steelers reach...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerome Bettis Believes Le’Veon Bell Can Be One Of The Best Ever

After managing to set a new franchise record in 2014 for total yards from scrimmage in just his second year in the league, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is now already considered one of the best at his position that currently plays the game. In fact, former Steelers running back Jerome Bettis has taken it […] Jerome Bettis Believes Le’Veon Bell Can Be One...
Via Steelers Depot
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Vikings and Steelers to play in Hall of Fame Game

We are barely 10 days removed from the Super Bowl and news has already broken that we will be seeing the Minnesota Vikings and Pittsburgh Steelers play in the 2015 Hall of Fame game. The game will officially kick off the 2015 preseason and will take place in Canton, Ohio on Sunday August 9 at 8:00 p.m. EST at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium. Vikings’ quarterback Teddy Bridgewater...
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February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Jerome Bettis elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

The Bus is headed to Canton. Former St. Louis Rams and Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis announced on Twitter Saturday that he has been elected to the 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame class. So happy to be amongst the games greatest players!! My Family and I are truly honored and blessed! — Jerome...Read More
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Hall Of Famers Already Embracing Former Steelers RB Jerome Bettis

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis retired following the 2004-2005 season, upon the conclusion of which the team capped off an improbable playoff run to earn “one for the thumb”, sending the veteran back home in Detroit as a champion. He retired as the fifth-leading rusher in the history of the game, amassing 13,662 […] Hall Of Famers Already Embracing Former...
Via Steelers Depot
January 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Steelers Bettis, Greene Named 2015 Pro Football Hall Of Fame Finalists

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis and linebacker Kevin Greene were among the 15 modern era finalists announced on Thursday evening for the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2015. This will make the fifth straight year that Bettis has made it to the final 15. The Notre Dame product rushed for 10,571 yards […] Former Steelers Bettis, Greene Named 2015 Pro Football...
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January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Ray Lewis And Jerome Bettis Spoke With Clemson This Morning, Are Wearing All Tigers Gear

Ray Lewis and Jerome Bettis both played at schools that are now in (or affiliated with) the ACC in Miami and Notre Dame, but today it appears that they’re both pulling for the Clemson Tigers. The two NFL greats spoke with the team today, and they are not lacking Clemson gear.  @LarryWilliamsTI bus and ray in clemson gear — Phillip Hughes (@Phil_B_Hughes...
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August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Former Steelers RB Jerome Bettis Not Elected To Pro Football Hall Of Fame

The fourth time was apparently not the charm for former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis as he was not selected as a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2014, according to Alby Oxenreiter of WPXI-TV. BREAKING: My sources tell me that Jerome Bettis did NOT make the HOF for a 4th straight year. #WPXI — Alby Oxenreiter (@albyox) February 1, 2014 Bettis...
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February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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