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You’ll never guess what sport Troy Polamalu is attempting to go pro in next

Former Steelers safety Troy Polamalu is sure to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer and could be in the conversation for the best safety to ever play the game. Could he also be the next Shaun White? After hanging up the pads this offseason, Polamalu already has his sights on going pro in a new sport. sounds crazy (maybe not) but heard from 3 independent people last few weeks Troy Polamalu...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Fade to Black (and Yellow): Troy Polamalu calls it a career

The flowing mane was a homing beacon that signaled the inevitable. Its wearer would sit further back from the point of attack, waiting for a clear path. Offensive coordinators may..... The post Fade To Black (And Yellow): Troy Polamalu Calls It A Career appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Troy Polamalu reportedly retiring after 12 NFL seasons

For the first time in 13 years, the Pittsburgh Steelers will break training camp without Troy Polamalu on the roster. The 12-year NFL veteran and eight-time Pro Bowl safety informed Steelers brass that he will not return for his 13th year with the club. Citing family as one of the primary reasons he was retiring from the NFL, Polamalu had this to say to the Herald-Standard on...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Nobody’s safe in the NFL and nothing is sacred

Part of the reason that the signing of Josh McCown was such big news in Cleveland is because it meant the end of Brian Hoyer. As a player, there’s nothing worth talking about with Brian. Even as I’ve supported him as a player, I only did so while acknowledging that in a given year, he could be, at best, a mediocre quarterback. For other fans it went deeper because Brian Hoyer...
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March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers hoping Troy Polamalu retires

Troy Polamalu is one of the most respected players in Pittsburgh Steelers history, which is why the team is reportedly hoping he will retire. Otherwise, they will have to release one of their most beloved superstars. Polamalu, 33, carries a cap hit of $8.25 million in 2015. That is simply too much to pay a...Read More
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March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Free agents the Pittsburgh Steelers should target

The Pittsburgh Steelers enter the 2015 offseason the same way they do each year: strapped to the cap. Despite the lack of cap room, the Steelers will likely make a few roster moves in order to free up cap space to sign a few free-agents, as the team has some areas that need to be patched up in order to make a deep playoff run next season. Pittsburgh is usually reluctant to be active...
January 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers speak out against criticism of Troy Polamalu

There’s been a lot of talk of Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro safety Troy Polamalu slowing down this season, and many have questioned if the defense is actually better off without him on the field. The Steelers’ players and coaching staff had a good laugh about that. They don’t see things the same way. Safety Mike Mitchell—who has been mentored by Polamalu—had a strong opinion...
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January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Polamalu Slowing But Ahead of Last Year’s Pace for the Steelers

Although Troy Polamalu will always be a fan favorite, I always find it humorous to see the reactions when Polamalu doesn’t make a play or makes a mental error. The chorus of “Damn it Troy!” can be heard from all sides of Pittsburgh and throughout the Steeler Nation. One such play was Sunday when Polamalu tried his classic move where he tries to time the snap just right to disrupt...
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October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

5 things we learned from Steelers-Eagles

After the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 31-21 loss, the team’s readiness for the regular season is questionable. Their listless performance a day after two key cogs were arrested led to a longer-than-usual appearance by the starting units and uncovered some potentially serious issues. Here’s what we learned from Thursday night’s game. Penalty problems A troublesome aspect for the...
Via The Sports Daily
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

10 NFL players with the most to prove in 2014

With the opening game of the 2014 NFL regular season just around the corner, buzz is heating up about which players may draw the most attention. Here are 10 players with the most to prove this year. 1) Troy Polamalu, Pittsburgh Steelers (safety) One of the most likeable players in the NFL, his impact seems to have dropped, along with the Steelers’ defensive rankings and place among...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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