The 14 most heartbreaking playoff losses in Pittsburgh Steelers history (Part 3)

If you’ve been reading along, you know this is the final chapter of a three part series reviewing the 14 most heartbreaking playoff losses in Steelers history. You can read Part 1 here and Part 2 here. Let’s get started with Part 3, shall we? January 27, 2002: Patriots dynasty begins, as Steelers Christen Heinz Field with yet another home lose in AFC Championship game Drew Bledsoe...
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My 2014 Bills Preview: Quarterback edition

There are sports stars and there are sports heroes. While we can look back at the last 14 years of Bills football and find nothing but black holes, the Bills did have tiny bright spots. If we are really forcing the issue, we had some stars… Doug Flutie, Drew Bledsoe, Takeo Spikes, Kyle Williams, CJ Spiller, Stevie Johnson and Willis McGahee. I know when you read those names you...
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New England Patriots ticket prices soar to record heights

Bill Parcells and Drew Bledsoe rode into town together back in 1993 and raised the hopes and expectations of Patriot Nation; they also raised ticket prices, which have been steadily spiraling upward ever since.The New England Patriots have sold out every home contest since 1994 and currently have a season ticket waiting list 60,000 deep. But the Pats barely crack the top 10 when...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

What does the NFL think of Brady's #3 spot?

Tom Brady is now the third best player in the NFL according to his peers. What do they have to say exactly?Not to shabby if I do say so myself, I guess when you come in for an injured Drew Bledsoe and start running wild on every team in the NFL, you gain the respect of peers... As for Peyton Manning being ranked number one, well I guess you could say that it is debatable.Why debatable...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

‘What If’ The Bills had beaten the Steelers in the 2004 finale?

“What if…” something that we say often, especially as it relates to sports. Being a Bills fan we use this term more than most. Everyone and their mother has done the what if scenario for “wide right”. I’ve decided to go a little more recent and take a look back at our most recent winning season, 2004. For those who don’t remember this was year 1 of the Mike Mularkey...
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June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Brady Interview with Bledsoe Before Super Bowl 2002 (by...

Tom Brady Interview with Bledsoe Before Super Bowl 2002 (by Fujimans12) Starring Puffy Tom Brady, Drew Bledsoe and Samuel L. Jackson Terry Bradshaw.
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans select QB Tom Savage in 4th round

It took two rounds longer than expected, but former Pittsburgh quarterback Tom Savage was finally drafted by the Texans with the 135th pick. Savage's route to the NFL wasn't a conventional one; he played at Rutgers his freshman season, transferred to Arizona before ultimately ending up at Pitt. As a senior, Savage completed 61 percent of his passes and threw 21 touchdowns...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Top-5 most memorable NFL Draft outfits since 2000

Tonight is finally the night. At 7 p.m. C.T. the 2014 NFL Draft finally kicks off, putting to rest the months of pre-draft speculation and beginning the transition into the months of post-draft speculation. Yippee! One thing we’re looking forward to among the first round festivities is seeing who shows up in the most vibrant attire. There has been a much greater emphasis on draft...
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Drew-sday continues! Drew Bledsoe being honored at Half-Time...

Drew-sday continues! Drew Bledsoe being honored at Half-Time 9/18/2011 (by Tom Larsen)
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

It’s Drew-sday! Drew Bledsoe Highlights 1993-2000...

It’s Drew-sday! Drew Bledsoe Highlights 1993-2000 (including many Ben Coates TD’s) (by Mike Glynn)
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Looking back at the 2014 New England Patriots Hall of Fame finalists

Yesterday, the Patriots announced three finalists for the 2014 Hall of Fame class. As of 2007, the Patriots started a new tradition by inducting one head coach or one player to the hall each year. A 20 person committee votes on the finalists, and then fans have the opportunity to vote online until May 15th by clicking here. The previous three selections were Tedy Bruschi, Troy Brown...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Breno Giacomini: Patriots Fans ‘Can Kick Rocks’ After Jets Win

Growing up in Malden, Mass., Breno Giacomini rooted for Drew Bledsoe and the New England Patriots. But, the recently acquired New York Jets tackle told reporters on a conference call Friday, those days are long gone. Giacomini vowed to “bring a little nastiness” to the Jets’ offensive line, particularly when playing against his hometown team. “Maybe after the game will be...
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March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonathan Kraft: Belichick Wanted Brady in the 5th Round

At the MIT Sloan Analytics Conference, Patriots president Jonathan Kraft recalled the story of how the Patriots selected Tom Brady. The Patriots had recently signed Drew Bledsoe to a large contract and Robert Kraft and Jonathan Kraft were against taking a quarterback as they wanted to build a contender around Bledsoe. Luckily, there was one man who saw irresistible value in...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The worst #1 picks in NFL history

Having the top overall pick in the Draft can be an exciting time for any organization, so exciting, that even Hollywood has made a movie about this proposition, that is coming out April 11 almost one month to the day before the draft appropriately titled Draft Day.The team holding the top selection has a chance to change the direction of the organization by controling their own destiny...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Terribly Awesome Football Card: Drew Bledsoe

Look the hell out Matt Saracen, there’s a new kid at Dillon High. This vintage Drew Bledsoe card was shot circa 1993 when fringe sports card companies like Classic Games attempted artistic photography or any other gimmick that might set themselves apart from iconic industry leaders like Topps. Hence Drew’s contemplative squint into the pasture as the football hangs in mid-air...
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January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Drew Bledsoe’s $9.95 Million Oregon Estate Is Every Sportsman’s Dream With Basketball Court, All-Purpose Turf Field (Photos)

Former New England Patriots quarterback Drew Bledsoe is selling his Oregon home for $9.95 million, and sports lovers everywhere will be envious of this mansion. Located in a gated community, the 10-acre property boasts an all-purpose turf field, a basketball court with retractable backboards, a pool and a putting green — not to mention stunning views of the Cascade Mountains from...
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December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Drew Bledsoe selling huge Oregon mansion for $10 million

Quick question: Why would Drew Bledsoe sell this insane 14,800 sq. ft. Oregon mansion? I’m stunned. Let’s just start with some of the…
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

In 1993, Mike Francesa & Bill Parcells hazed Drew Bledsoe -- made him deliver Mike 10 Diet Cokes per day

Mike Francesa's good pal Bill Parcells had Mikey on the field with him during Patriots training camp in 1993 - where the chubby duo made #1 pick Drew Bledsoe bring them beverages at every time out.**Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
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November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

The Common Ground of Tony Romo and Nick Foles

Drew Bledsoe could have tied that game, damn it.After a pass interference penalty drove his Cowboys to the Eagles' six-yard line, down 31-24 with under a minute to go, Bledsoe was less than a stone's throw away from potentially forcing overtime. This was in spite of the fact that the aging quarterback had taken more hits than a puff-puff-pass circle.By the time darkness fell...
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October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots Announcer Comes Down With Legendary Case of Word Salad

Pictured above is Scott Zolak. A former NFL quarterback, including six seasons spent as Drew Bledsoe’s back up in New England, Zolak is now working as the color guy for the Patriots Radio Network.Tonight, on the air, Zolak lost his mind.Per Zolak:Brady’s back! That’s your quarterback! Who left the building?!?! Unicorns! Show ponies! Where’s the beef?!?!Now, it’s possible...
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October 13, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Cougar Highlights: Week Five

NOT SINCE Drew Bledsoe took his final professional snap as a Dallas Cowboy in 2006 has a Washington State quarterback thrown a regular season pass in the NFL. That drought ended this past Thursday when Jeff Tuel stepped in for injured Buffalo starter EJ Manuel.
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October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Fix: Patriots - Start 'em/Sit 'em

When it comes to the New England Patriots and fantasy football, the Pats players have been must starts ever since Drew Bledsoe was almost knocked into a coma in 2001. Despite the loss of weapons on offense this season, the Patriots have been putting up fantasy numbers and feature some sleepers that may still be available out there. This week, the 4-0 Pats offense faces off against...
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October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Donovan McNabb Will Gradually Earn His Due as Eagles’ Greatest Quarterback, As Time Is On His Side

First, this: Drew Bledsoe led the Patriots back into relevance and helped make them a Super Bowl contender at a time when the franchise’s very existence in New England was put in jeopardy. For his trouble, he got raked across the coals. It may be an unpopular reality, but when Bledsoe makes appearances at Gillette Stadium nowadays, welcomed with applause and honored with the red...
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September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Caption this photo: Bill Belichick and Drew Bledsoe. 

Caption this photo: Bill Belichick and Drew Bledsoe. 
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July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Mo Lewis’ crushing hit on Drew Bledsoe.

Mo Lewis’ crushing hit on Drew Bledsoe.
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July 02, 2013  |  Discuss
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