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Jonathan Dwyer threatened to kill himself in front of his family

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday. The police report stated that Dwyer was arrested for the incidents.  According to ESPN, In the first encounter, police say Dwyer attempted to kiss and […] The post Jonathan Dwyer threatened...
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11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Early Points From Steelers Offense Will Be Best Defense In 2014

The Pittsburgh Steelers defense has undergone quite a transformation over the course of the last three years as both newer and younger players have been added. That transformation, however, hasn’t gone smoothly and while I believe that the defense will only get better moving forward, it’s not going to happen by leaps and bounds this […] Early Points From Steelers Offense Will...
Via Steelers Depot
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roethlisberger Has Confidence In Struggling Gilbert

During his Tuesday press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said he’s not concerned about right tackle Marcus Gilbert, who has given up four sacks so far in the first two games. On Wednesday, it was quarterback Ben Roethlisberger‘s turn to express his confidence in Gilbert. “You don’t have to say too much to […] Roethlisberger Has Confidence In Struggling...
Via Steelers Depot
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Five adjustments Pittsburgh Steelers must make to become a contender once again

The Pittsburgh Steelers are doing better than they did last year at this time, right? But like last year, the team’s weaknesses are as plain as day. This year’s 1-1 team is operating with the same sense of urgency as last year’s 0-2 team. The Steelers hung on by their fingernails to beat the Browns 30-27 after blowing a 24-point lead in Week 1, and they were blown out 26-6...
Via The Sports Daily
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer arrested for domestic violence

According to reports, Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has been arrested for domestic violence. Sports reporter Tyler Baldwin first reported the news Wednesday afternoon. @tylerbaldwin: According to source: Cards RB Johnathan Dwyer was just arrested for domestic violence @azfamily @AZCardinals http://t.co/S9Kh0pgkfT What a horrible day for the NFL. The minute the team...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ravens player retired to give his ex-Steelers brother his kidney

Ravens defensive lineman Ma’ake Kemoeatu decided to retire in 2012 from the NFL to donate his kidney to his brother, former Steelers lineman Chris Kemoeatu who has been experiencing kidney pain for years. When Chris was in eighth grade, he started having kidney pain. Over the years, as he grew into a 6-foot-3, 385-pound lineman for Utah and go on to win two Super Bowls with the...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

After brutal Week 2, Pittsburgh Steelers’ Ben Roethlisberger drops in QB rankings

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

NFL needs good news; SOMEONE SIGN TEBOW

This might sound absolutely crazy, but at this point the NFL needs a SAVIOR so to speak.  The league is going through a huge roller coaster rider right now and it is just circle after circle of bad news after bad news.  The NFL is hoping to find someone that can come in and create […] The post NFL needs good news; SOMEONE SIGN TEBOW appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Steelers vs Ravens Film Review: Cortez Allen

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen was signed to a new contract on the eve of the start of the 2014 season in a move no doubt prompted by the very real concern that they had virtually no cornerbacks signed through the 2015 season. Both Ike Taylor and William Gay are in the final years of […] Steelers vs Ravens Film Review: Cortez Allen is a post from: Steelers Depot ...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ben Roethlisberger still hurting from Courtney Upshaw’s hit

Pittsbugh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is still feeling sore after getting drilled in the chest by Ravens linebacker Courtney Upshaw early in the Steelers’ 26-6 loss to Baltimore on Thursday night. Roethlisberger said Tuesday on 93.7 The Fan in Pittsburgh that the hit is the second-hardest he has absorbed in his NFL career. “I’m hurting today as much as I was...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Keisel says Steelers need defensive change now

The Steelers defense have face some problems defending the run game to start the season. In the first two games of the season the Steelers have allowed 183 yards to the Browns and 157 to the Ravens. Speaking with reporters, defensive end Brett Keisel said that the way the team was playing on defense was frustrating but acknowledged that there was no quick fix. “It’s going to...
Via Tireball.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Keisel: Change on defense needs to 'happen now'

The Pittsburgh Steelers allowed the Cleveland Browns to gain 183 yards on the ground in Week 1 and the Baltimore Ravens to gain 157 yards in Week 2. Defensive end Brett Keisel says a change needs to “happen now. ” “It’s going to take some time unfortunately, but we don’t have time,” said Keisel, via Steelers.com. “We don’t have time for this to be a natural progression...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

How the Pittsburgh Steelers are getting younger

In recent years, the Pittsburgh Steelers have become known as a team who is long in the tooth, especially on the defensive side of the ball, but the organization is making strides to combat that notion. Through the draft, the team has addressed the need to become younger over the last few years. Many players for the Steelers who are in their first three years or less, are making...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers offense not good enough to carry the defense

While there was a bit of optimism surrounding the Steelers defense heading into 2014 after the drafting of rookies Ryan Shazier and Stephon Tuit, as well as the offseason free agent signing of veteran free safety Mike Mitchell, the general consensus was that the offense would probably have to carry the bulk of the load if the team was to prosper during the regular season. And why...
Via cover32 - Steelers
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Former NFL players blast Roger Goodell on Twitter

NFL players past and present are now voicing their opinions on how Goodell dealt with the situation. Former Steelers LB James Harrison has been officially retired for less than one week, but he wasted no time weighing in. Remember, Harrison was fined multiple times throughout the course of his career, and even called the commissioner "my biggest adversary" during his final...
Via The Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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