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LaMarr Woodley: James Harrison is the nicest guy you’ll meet

LaMarr Woodley: James Harrison is the nicest guy you’ll meet

profootballtalk.com Updated Jun 8, 2013
James Harrison has been called many things during his NFL career, but “nice guy” is not one of them. At least, “nice guy” isn’t what people observing Harrison from the outside called him during his NFL career. But Steelers linebacker LaMarr Wood
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  • Players on the Steelers’ defense still think Tim Tebow can play

    Players on the Steelers’ defense still think Tim Tebow can play

    profootballtalk.com Jun 8, 2013
    If anyone in the NFL still believes in Tim Tebow, it would be the players on the defense that got shredded by Tebow in the playoffs after the 2011 season. So it shouldn’t be surprising that multiple players on the Steelers’ defense told the Pittsburgh
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  • Pirates' top prospect Cole to make MLB debut

    Pirates' top prospect Cole to make MLB debut

    ESPN.com yahoo.com MLB.com Jun 8, 2013
    Gerrit Cole, the No. 1 overall selection by Pittsburgh in the 2011 draft, will make his major league debut Tuesday night when the Pirates host Tim Lincecum and the San Francisco Giants.
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  • Bucs place Hughes on DL, recall Presley

    Bucs place Hughes on DL, recall Presley

    MLB.com Jun 8, 2013
    The Pirates on Saturday placed right-handed reliever Jared Hughes on the 15-day disabled list with shoulder inflammation and recalled outfielder Alex Presley from Triple-A.
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  • The Steelers Baron Batch's art featured at festival in Texas

    The Steelers Baron Batch's art featured at festival in Texas

    post-gazette.com Jun 8, 2013
    He was the featured artist in a field of about 100 at April's 35th Lubbock Arts Festival. He has painted for teammates and Mike Tomlin.
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  • Video - Gerrit Cole To Debut Against Giants 01:04

    Gerrit Cole To Debut Against Giants

    Jun 8
    The "Baseball Tonight" crew previews Gerrit Cole's MLB debut against the Giants.