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Mike Tomlin: Sean Spence will “have a full recovery” from knee…

Mike Tomlin: Sean Spence will “have a full recovery” from knee injury

profootballtalk.com Updated May 4, 2013
Last week, Steelers linebackers coach Keith Butler suggested Sean Spence, the club’s 2012 third-round pick, might never play again after suffering a serious knee injury last summer, with Butler saying it would be “miraculous” if Spence were to come
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  • Nats top Pirates; no-decision for Strasburg

    Nats top Pirates; no-decision for Strasburg

    ESPN.com May 4, 2013
    Stephen Strasburg struck out eight in seven innings and the Washington Nationals won a game he started for the first time since opening day by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-4 Saturday.
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  • Zimmerman helps Nats swipe win in Pittsburgh

    Zimmerman helps Nats swipe win in Pittsburgh

    MLB.com May 4, 2013
    Ryan Zimmerman led a double steal in the ninth inning and scored on Tyler Moore's sacrifice fly as the Nationals grabbed a 5-4 victory over the Pirates at PNC Park on Saturday. Stephen Strasburg allowed four runs, on a pair of two-run homers, and struck…
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  • Jarvis Jones happy that he fell in first round

    Jarvis Jones happy that he fell in first round

    ESPN.com May 4, 2013
    The Pittsburgh Steelers haven't hidden the fact that they were happy that Georgia's Jarvis Jones ran slow at his pro day. That caused the outside linebacker, once projected as top-10 pick, to fall to the Steelers at No. 17 in last month's draft. The fee…
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  • Coaches hope tip helps Steelers coaches get friends' help

    Coaches hope tip helps Steelers coaches get friends' help

    post-gazette.com May 4, 2013
    Steelers seventh-round draft pick from Division I-AA Samford University comes highly recommended.
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  • Video - Nationals Edge Pirates In Ninth 00:32

    Nationals Edge Pirates In Ninth

    May 4
    Stephen Strasburg pitched seven innings and recorded a no-decision, and Ryan Zimmerman scored the go-ahead run in the Nationals' 5-4 win against the Pirates.

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    May 4
    Our 5-on-5 panel breaks down the Western Conference semifinals matchup between the Spurs and Warriors.