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After taking an early lead, the Reds held on for a 5-3 win over the Pirates on Friday night at Great American Ball Park in a clash of division rivals coming out of the All-Star break.
Share TweetWho is the most important player for each team in the AFC North? It's the Ravens' Elvis Dumervil, Bengals' Andy Dalton, Browns' Joe Haden and Steelers' Troy Polamalu, writes NFL.com's Adam Schein. Baltimore Ravens The Ravens and first-round pick Matt El…Source: ESPN.com
Steeler Players Tweets Of The WeekUpdated Jul 19 Share TweetSome of the better Tweets around Steeler Nation this week from the players on the roster who like to throw out their thoughts on the team, their life, and what’s going on in the world. STEELERNATION! It's almost time to turn up!!! Lets gooooo!!!!! we've…Source: steelersgab.com
Report: Free agent WR Bert Reed suspended four gamesUpdated Jul 19 Share TweetWide receiver Bert Reed, most recently with the Steelers, has received a four-game suspension from the NFL, Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reported on Wednesday. (A nod to BehindTheSteelCurtain.com for pointing this out.) The 25-year-old Reed had two…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetSome details changed when Steelers tackle Mike Adams testified at a preliminary hearing for the three men charged with stabbing and carjacking him, and defense lawyers were ready to pounce on those inconsistencies. Adams was stabbed in the abdomen in Ju…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetBy Alan Robinson, Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewPunters, by the very nature of their sit-around-and-wait job, possess plenty of time to watch everything that goes on around them. Brian Moorman didn’t need ...Source: pittsburghlive.com
Cook: Now is not the right time to crowUpdated Jul 19 Share TweetColumnist Ron Cook writes that Pirates general manager Neal Huntington is not gloating over the team's unexpected first-half results.Source: post-gazette.com
Steelers assistant Danny Smith's return something specialUpdated Jul 19 Share TweetSmith finally returns home as Steelers special teams coach after nomadic existence as assistant coach at nearly every level of football.Source: post-gazette.com
Phillips, Reds Top PiratesJul 19Brandon Phillips' three-run double was the big blow in the Reds' 5-3 win over the Pirates.
Dallas Mavericks announce signing of Samuel DalembertJul 19The Dallas Mavericks announced on Friday afternoon that they have signed free-agent center Samuel Dalembert.