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Whither Jason Bay?: Determining the market for an injury-plague…

Whither Jason Bay?: Determining the market for an injury-plagued 34-y…

nytimes.com Updated Nov 7, 2012
Determining the market for an injury-plagued 34-year-old outfielder who is coming off the worst season of his career.
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  • Steelers' Mendenhall to start when healthy

    Steelers' Mendenhall to start when healthy

    ESPN.com Nov 7, 2012
    Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson knows who will be Pittsburgh's starting back and it's not one of the players who has gained more than 100 yards over the past three weeks. Rashard Mendenhall will remain the Steelers' starting running back when …
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  • Ike Taylor Named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week

    Ike Taylor Named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week

    Cornerback Ike Taylor has been named as the AFC Defensive Player of the Week after his super outing Sunday in the Steelers 24-20 win in NJ over the Giants. Taylor had an interception and five tackles vs the Giants in the win that gets the Steelers to 5-…
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  • Tomlin Wins in a Landslide the Title of “Coach Most NFL Players…

    Tomlin Wins in a Landslide the Title of “Coach Most NFL Players Would Like to Play For”

    steelersgab.com Nov 7, 2012
    Steelers coach Mike Tomlin may still make some mistakes (see Sunday’s fake field goal), but that didn’t stop 103 NFL players from voting him as the coach most players would like to play for. Sporting News’ network of NFL correspondents asked 103 pla
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  • With Quinn still out, Cassel starts again for Chiefs

    With Quinn still out, Cassel starts again for Chiefs

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Chiefs quarterback Brady Quinn has not been cleared for contact following his concussion and will miss his second straight start Monday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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  • Offensive line paving the way for Steelers

    Offensive line paving the way for Steelers

    ESPN.com Nov 7, 2012
    The Steelers are looking like the Steelers again. The old-school Steelers. The ones who ran the ball down defenses' throats and wore down teams late in games. The change has been initiated by offensive coordinator Todd Haley. The plan has been carried o…
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  • Kahrl: Winter Forecast for teams in NL Central

    Kahrl: Winter Forecast for teams in NL Central

    ESPN.com Nov 7, 2012
    Assessing what lies ahead this offseason for the Reds, Cardinals, Brewers, Pirates and Cubs.
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  • Steelers sign receiver Derek Moye to practice squad

    Steelers sign receiver Derek Moye to practice squad

    post-gazette.com Nov 7, 2012
    The move was made because Antonio Brown, who has a mild high ankle sprain, is not expected to play Monday.
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  • AFC North chat alert

    AFC North chat alert

    ESPN.com Nov 7, 2012
    Next week at this time, we'll be days away from the first Ravens-Steelers game of the season. So, let's enjoy the civility on the blog while it lasts, especially on the AFC North weekly chats. The always popular chat starts at 2 p.m. ET today and you on…
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  • All-AFC North midseason team

    All-AFC North midseason team

    ESPN.com Nov 7, 2012
    Drum roll please ... Here's your AFC North all-division team at the midway point of the season. In an unexpected twist, the division-leading Ravens have the fewest players on the team with five. The Steelers led all teams with eight total players. Here …
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  • Polamalu brightens Steelers injury report, could return against…

    Polamalu brightens Steelers injury report, could return against Ravens

    post-gazette.com Nov 7, 2012
    Running back Jonathan Dwyer likely to return against the Chiefs, but wide receiver Antonio Brown and running back Chris Rainey are out.
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  • Video - Inside the Huddle: Luck, Steelers, QB greats and the Bears Defens... 01:54

    Inside the Huddle: Luck, Steelers, QB greats and the Bears Defens...

    Nov 7
    Inside the Huddle on the Colts' running game success opening up the play-action deep pass, Mike Wallace's situation as a Steeler next year, comparing the QB classes of 1983 and 2004, and the Bears' defensive turnover differential on a historic track.
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: KC-PIT 00:50

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: KC-PIT

    Nov 7
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Chiefs-Steelers