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On Thursday, running back Chris Rainey started the day as a member of the Steelers. While he technically will still finish the day as a member of the Steelers, it’s only a matter of time before he isn’t. The Steelers waived Rainey after he was arres
Share TweetGerry makes his picks on who will advance to the conference championships.Source: post-gazette.comShare TweetThe Bengals’ postseason is over. But one of their players will be playing in one more game. Tight end Jermaine Gresham has been added to the AFC Pro Bowl roster, the Bengals announced on Thursday. He replaces Steelers tight end Heath Miller, who sufSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Right-hander Chris Resop has agreed to a $1.35 million, one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetPITTSBURGH (AP) -- Free agent pitcher Francisco Liriano injured his right (non-throwing) arm over the holidays and his deal with the Pirates is on hold.Source: CNNSI.com
Kiper's AFC North breakout candidatesUpdated Jan 10 Share TweetESPN draft expert Mel Kiper Jr. put together his candidates for second-year breakout seasons. Every team from the AFC North got a player on the list except for the Steelers. It's an Insider post, but here are the players who made it from the division: J…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetAlthough the Steelers aren’t happy with an 8-8 season, owner Art Rooney II says he’s very happy with his coach and his quarterback. Rooney told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that he doesn’t blame head coach Mike Tomlin for a season that everyone agreeShare TweetThe Ravens will head out to Denver tomorrow for Saturday's divisional playoff game, but they're not the only ones with travel arrangements. It looks like the NFL head-coach and general-manager searches could affect the rest of the teams in the division.…Source: ESPN.com
Steelers Waive Rainey Following ArrestJan 10Steelers waive RB Chris Rainey after he was arrested and charged with one count of simple battery.
NFL playoffs -- John Clayton's First and Goal: Divisional roundJan 10Six quarterbacks have divvied up the past nine Super Bowl wins. Will we see a fresh face this year?
Peter King: NFL Playoffs Divisional Round PicksJan 10Peter King: NFL Playoffs Divisional Round Picks
Greg Oden, former No. 1 overall pick, plans to resume playing career - sou…Jan 10Former No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden has decided to resume
Adande: NBA basketball might return to SeattleJan 10What would we miss about the Sacramento Kings? What does it mean for Seattle?