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Pittsburgh Sports News and Rumors
Don't tell Homer Bailey there's nothing to play for now that the Cincinnati Reds have punched their ticket to the postseason and clinched the National League Central division. The 26-year-old right-hander wants to be a part of their postseason rotation,…Upvote Share Tweet
ESPN.com Sep 28, 2012Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed, Detroit Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch and Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Mundy each have been fined $21,000 by the NFL for flagrant hits.Upvote Share Tweet
Pirates shelve 2B Walker with lower back injuryESPN.com Sep 28, 2012Pirates second baseman Neil Walker is going to miss the rest of the season because of lower back soreness.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Sep 28, 2012R.A. Dickey became the National League leader in strikeouts and the sixth Mets pitcher to win 20 games in a season after beating the Pirates on Thursday.Upvote Share TweetLarry Foote welcomes the return of the professionals because he saw what happened during the preseason and the three regular-season games.Upvote Share Tweet
Bettis among 127 Hall candidatesFormer running back tops list of Hall of Fame candidates with Steelers connections.Upvote Share Tweet
Cook: Pirates should ship managementGive the Pirates credit. They are making progress.Upvote Share Tweet
Highlight Of The NightSep 28Reds' Homer Bailey throws no-hitter against Pirates.
Peter King: Seahawks defense playing bigger than reputationSep 28Defensive end Chris Clemons has much in common with his peers on the Seattle defense: They're good, they're unknown, and they don't care.
John Clayton's Last CallSep 28The Texans and Falcons appear to be the class of their respective conferences, writes John Clayton.
Bill Simmons empties out his inbox and makes Week 4 picksSep 28It's a final cleansing of the Sports Guy's inbox, plus Week 4 picks.