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Bruschi says if Brady ducks under pressure, he’s smart

Bruschi says if Brady ducks under pressure, he’s smart

profootballtalk.com Updated May 8, 2013
When Steelers safety Ryan Clark said this week that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady ducks and flinches when he feels pressure, it caused a stir among those who saw Clark as calling Brady out. One of Brady’s teammates, however, says that there’s some tr
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  • Greene: Money has disrupted Steelers' way

    Greene: Money has disrupted Steelers' way

    ESPN.com May 8, 2013
    Pittsburgh Steelers great Joe Greene told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that he is disappointed that money has changed the franchise's players.
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  • AFC North position rank: Wide receivers

    AFC North position rank: Wide receivers

    ESPN.com May 8, 2013
    The AFC North blog is continuing its rankings of each position for the next week. This is a projection on how the group will fare this season. It's not an evaluation based on last year. For Wednesday, let's look at the quarterbacks. 1. Pittsburgh Steele…
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  • Next best pass-rusher: Mingo or Jones?

    Next best pass-rusher: Mingo or Jones?

    ESPN.com May 8, 2013
    The last two linebackers to win NFL Defensive Player of the Year came from AFC North. James Harrison of the Pittsburgh Steelers received the honor in 2008, and Terrell Suggs of the Baltimore Ravens followed him in 2011. Who's the next great pass-rusher …
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  • Wake-up: Is Polamalu the third-best safety?

    Wake-up: Is Polamalu the third-best safety?

    ESPN.com May 8, 2013
    Let's take a quick break from the arrests and federal investigation going on in the AFC North to talk about ballroom dancing. In my 13 years of covering the NFL, I have never written a sentence quite like that one, but I digress. On Tuesday night, Balti…
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  • Video - Tom Brady Protecting The Franchise 01:20

    Tom Brady Protecting The Franchise

    May 8
    Tedy Bruschi reacts to Steelers safety Ryan Clark's comments about Tom Brady seeing ghosts.
  • Video - Was One-Upmanship Comment Fair? 10:40

    Was One-Upmanship Comment Fair?

    May 8
    Steelers safety Ryan Clark responds to Joe Greene's comments about current NFL players' attitudes toward their contracts.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Are better days coming for minority hires? Many anxiously await

    May 8
    PHILADELPHIA -- The rising use of analytics in the NFL has prompted a new respect for the power and relevance of statistical data, but there's one set of recent numbers that can't be sliced or interpreted in any way but the obvious: In a league where mi…