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SEA stands firm on refusal to pay for Heinz Field expansion

SEA stands firm on refusal to pay for Heinz Field expansion

post-gazette.com Updated Feb 1, 2013
The Pittsburgh-Allegheny County Sports & Exhibition Authority has rejected the Steelers' request for help paying for more seats.
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  • Ex-Steeler Rainey pleads no contest, pays fines

    Ex-Steeler Rainey pleads no contest, pays fines

    ESPN.com Feb 1, 2013
    Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Chris Rainey has pled no contest to a charge of disorderly conduct and paid nearly $500 in fines and court costs as a result of his arrest last month after an altercation with a woman over a cell phone.
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  • NFLPA presents big award to Steelers' Batch

    NFLPA presents big award to Steelers' Batch

    post-gazette.com Feb 1, 2013
    The NFLPA awarded the Steelers quarterback its annual Byron "Whizzer" White Award for community service.
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  • Ron Cook: San Francisco linebacker NaVorro Bowman 'arrives' in …

    Ron Cook: San Francisco linebacker NaVorro Bowman 'arrives' in many ways

    post-gazette.com Feb 1, 2013
    He was a wonderful player at Penn State and upheld the whole "Linebacker U" thing. But who knew he would be this good in the NFL.
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Sports Columnists

  • NBA -- Marc Stein's Weekend Dime: Eight trade truths before the deadline

    Feb 1
    Marc Stein breaks down eight storylines to ponder ahead of the Feb. 21 trade deadline.
  • Super Bowl XLVII -- John Clayton's First and Goal

    Feb 1
    The Harbaugh brothers' lifelong competition moves to a very big stage.
  • Don Banks: Moss, Birk reunited in XLVII, but only one will get elusive rin…

    Feb 1
    NEW ORLEANS -- Have to admit, I'm a sucker for the sentimental stories that come forth every year during Super Bowl week. Jerome Bettis' quest to ride off into retirement with a ring. John Elway finally getting the big confetti shower for once (and then…
  • Peter King: Ravens-49ers a great, and very unpredictable, matchup

    Feb 1
    NEW ORLEANS -- I don't know what kind of game this is going to be, but this Super Bowl really has it all.