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Casey Hampton not expected back with Steelers

Casey Hampton not expected back with Steelers

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 28, 2013
Longtime Steelers nose tackle Casey Hampton is 35 years old and his contract is up. According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Hampton is not expected to be re-signed. The Steelers are expected to turn to some combination of Steve McLendon, Ziggy Hood, a…
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  • Steelers To Chat With Redskins ST Coach Danny Smith

    Steelers To Chat With Redskins ST Coach Danny Smith

    steelersgab.com Jan 28, 2013
    The Steelers have asked for and have been granted permission to talk to Redskins special teams coach Danny Smith. He would replace special teams coach Amos Jones who took the same position with the Cardinals last week, joining Bruce Arians. Smith is a P…
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  • The Following Players' Jerseys Were Selected To The Pro Bowl Fa…

    The Following Players' Jerseys Were Selected To The Pro Bowl Fan Brawl:

    deadspin.com Jan 28, 2013
    Andre Johnson, Texans; Aaron Brooks, Saints; Joe Montana, 49ers; Hines Ward, Steelers; Brett Favre, Packers. More »
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  • Zombie Hines Ward will show up in your nightmares, erm, AMC’s ‘…

    Zombie Hines Ward will show up in your nightmares, erm, AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead’

    yahoo.com Jan 28, 2013
    Since retiring, Pittsburgh Steelers legend Hines Ward has kept busy as a studio analyst for NBC's "Football Night in America." He also has spent some time as a corpse risen from his grave. Thanks to the connections of a college teammate who no…
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Sports Columnists

  • Rudy Gay subject of active trade discussions between Toronto Raptors, Memp…

    Jan 28
    The Memphis Grizzlies continue to field calls from teams interested in Rudy Gay and are engaged in active trade discussions with the Toronto Raptors, sources with knowledge of the talks told ESPN.com.
  • Clayton's mailbag: What's next for fired GMs?

    Jan 28
    There are plenty of experienced GMs sitting on the sidelines, waiting to get back into the NFL. Plus, answers to reader questions.
  • Don Banks: Ken Whisenhunt breaks down Niners-Ravens matchup

    Jan 28
    NEW ORLEANS -- The Super Bowl pairing of San Francisco and Baltimore holds little surprise factor for Ken Whisenhunt. The newly named San Diego Chargers offensive coordinator, and former Arizona Cardinals head coach, witnessed first-hand the rise of the…
  • Allen Iverson eyed by Dallas Mavericks' D-League affiliate, sources say

    Jan 28
    The Texas Legends are lobbying Allen Iverson to try work his way back to the NBA by playing for the Dallas Mavericks' Development League affiliate, according to D-League sources.