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CNNSI.com Nov 6, 2012HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Astros have hired David Stearns as assistant general manager.Upvote Share Tweet
Pirates chairman intends to stay courseMLB.com Nov 6, 2012Pirates chairman Bob Nutting, saying he was so disappointed over the finish to the Bucs' season that he waited four weeks to cool off before addressing the fate of his front office, on Tuesday said the club's management team would remain intact.Upvote Share Tweet
AFC North Game Balls: Week 9ESPN.com Nov 6, 2012We're handing out game balls after Week 9 and this is who's getting them: OFFENSE: Isaac Redman, Steelers. After being sidelined the past two weeks with a high-ankle sprain, Redman ran for career-high 147 yards and scored the winning touchdown in the fo…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 6, 2012It wasn’t necessarily the injuries, or the unsettled line. At some point, the Steelers got back to running the ball well by simply being the Steelers. After averaging 65 yards per game on the ground over their first three, they’ve averaged 155 rushingUpvote Share TweetWhile the rest of the AFC North's defenses have struggled this season, the Steelers have been the best in the division all season. Now, their defense is tops in the NFL. The Steelers are allowing the fewest yards per game (262.6) in the league, which is…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 6, 2012After two late collapses to the Pittsburgh Steelers and Detroit Lions, the Philadelphia Eagles fired defensive coordinator Juan Castillo. Two more losses have pushed the losing streak to four and the Eagles’ season to the brink of disaster. With a 28-13Upvote Share Tweet
McKees Rocks, Valencia men plead guilty to illegal steroidspost-gazette.com Nov 6, 2012Pharmacy figures plead guilty in sales to a former Steelers doctor.Upvote Share Tweet
NFL midseason report -- John Clayton weighs the musical merits of all 32 t…Nov 6John Clayton delivers a musical masterpiece with his NFL midseason report.
NFL midseason report - John Clayton weighs the musical merits of all 32 te…Nov 6John Clayton delivers a musical masterpiece with his NFL midseason report.
Peter King: Thoughts at midseason point; mailNov 6Five Things I Think About the Second Half of the Season:
Don Banks: NFL Midseason Report: 2012Nov 6Week 9 is in the books, as are 132 of the NFL's 256 regular season games (51.6 percent if you're counting along at home on a day that's all about doing the math). You know what that means: It's time for our annual midseason review: