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Steelers’ Kevin Colbert: Sometimes you have to draft character …

Steelers’ Kevin Colbert: Sometimes you have to draft character risks

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 18, 2013
Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert announced last week that he was cutting running back Chris Rainey, just hours after Rainey was arrested - and just nine months after Colbert drafted Rainey, despite character concerns stemming from Rainey’s college career.
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  • Watch The Baltimore Police Department's Crazed, Militaristic Tr…

    Watch The Baltimore Police Department's Crazed, Militaristic Tribute To The Ravens (Includes Cop Rap)

    deadspin.com Jan 18, 2013
    Oh dear. What can one even say about this video, created by the Baltimore police department in anticipation of this weekend's AFC championship game between the Ravens and the Patriots? It's got everything that a terrible hype video needs: "Seven Na…
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  • Bucs ink first baseman Sanchez to avoid arbitration

    Bucs ink first baseman Sanchez to avoid arbitration

    MLB.com Jan 18, 2013
    First baseman Gaby Sanchez, one of four Pirates players eligible for salary arbitration, reached agreement on a $1.75 million contract for the 2013 season.
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Ravens owe consistent success to 'other' Harbaugh

    Jan 18
    ATLANTA -- I'll be spending the weekend covering the NFC Championship Game, but before I get too heavy into Niners-Falcons, I wanted to write about the most under-appreciated single person of the NFL weekend: John Harbaugh.
  • Don Banks: History not on Ravens' side as they try to get revenge on Patri…

    Jan 18
    The Baltimore Ravens have worked hard and admirably persevered through multiple challenges this season to get back to the same position they were in last year: playing at New England in the AFC Championship game. But history says the chances of the outc…
  • NFL playoffs -- John Clayton's First and Goal: Championship round

    Jan 18
    Teams put up 276 points in the divisional round of the playoffs. Will the trend continue?
  • The Sports Guy's All-Te'o Mailbag

    Jan 18
    Even the NFL playoffs can wait for the weirdest sports story of our age.