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Pittsburgh Sports News and Rumors
The girlfriend of former (eventually) Steelers running back Chris Rainey says that Rainey didn’t assault her, and that the charges against him should be dropped. According to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Rainey’s lawyer read an email from the womanShare Tweet
post-gazette.com Jan 11, 2013For the third straight year, Bettis is among 15 finalists for an election Feb. 2 in New Orleans, the day before the Super Bowl.Share Tweet
Wake-up call: Ngata contemplates futureESPN.com Jan 11, 2013It was just another uneventful day in the AFC North on Thursday. The Ravens are getting ready for Saturday's playoff game, the Steelers waived Chris Rainey after the running back was arrested on a battery charge and the Browns hired a new head coach. Ye…Share Tweet
Bucs corner infielders Alvarez, Jones pack punchMLB.com Jan 11, 2013In baseball's ideal scheme, the corners of the infield are power positions, and the Pirates are in good position to live up to that blueprint with third baseman Pedro Alvarez and first baseman Garrett Jones.Share Tweet
Ron Cook: Draft-day decisions haunt Steelerspost-gazette.com Jan 11, 2013Chris Rainey's swift dismissal Thursday after his arrest in Florida reflects badly on team's draft-day decisions.Share Tweet