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Steelers' Mundy fined $21K for Heyward-Bey hit

Steelers' Mundy fined $21K for Heyward-Bey hit

CNNSI.com ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated Sep 26, 2012
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Mundy was fined $21,000 for his violent hit on Oakland Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey, according to an ESPN report.
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  • James Harrison's return could be delayed

    James Harrison's return could be delayed

    ESPN.com Sep 26, 2012
    There was hope that Steelers linebacker James Harrison would return after the Steelers' bye and play against the Eagles on Oct. 7. But the latest news suggests that won't be happening. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reporting Harrison left the Steelers …
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  • Anatomy of a Play - McFadden's 64 Yard Run

    Anatomy of a Play - McFadden's 64 Yard Run

    steelerfury.com Sep 26, 2012
    With the help of NFL.com's All 22 Tape, we now have the ability to view and break down a specific play frame by frame to analyze what went right, or in this case wrong.    Let's take a look at Darren McFadden's 64 yard TD run against the Steelers from
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  • Hoax Website Fools Reporters Into Thinking Ben Roethlisberger B…

    Hoax Website Fools Reporters Into Thinking Ben Roethlisberger Broke His Legs In A Car Accident

    deadspin.com Sep 26, 2012
    What you see above was the story that went screaming out on something called the Global Associated News early this morning. That the item appeared on a web page with a warning at the bottom that says "THIS STORY IS 100% FAKE" didn't stop peopl…
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  • AFC North chat alert

    AFC North chat alert

    ESPN.com Sep 26, 2012
    The Steelers are on their bye, but that doesn't mean the AFC North blog will be taking time off from its weekly chat. With the Browns and Ravens playing Thursday night, this is almost like a pregame chat. You should know the routine by now. Chat starts …
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  • AFC North in midst of identity change

    AFC North in midst of identity change

    ESPN.com Sep 26, 2012
    The Pittsburgh Steelers got 384 yards and four touchdowns from Ben Roethlisberger and lost at Oakland. The Baltimore Ravens needed 382 yards from Joe Flacco and every single one of their 31 points to beat New England. Is this the AFC North or the Arena …
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  • Roethlisberger denies there’s a rift with Haley

    Roethlisberger denies there’s a rift with Haley

    profootballtalk.com Sep 26, 2012
    Even though he was using Bruce Arians’ language in a no-huddle drive, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said there’s no rift between him and new offensive coordinator Todd Haley. Roethlisberger used signals to his receivers that were standard wh
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  • On the Steelers: Clark: 'We're too predictable'

    On the Steelers: Clark: 'We're too predictable'

    post-gazette.com Sep 26, 2012
    Steelers defense has some problems, and predictability is only one of them, says safety Ryan Clark.
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  • Players question NFL's call on stand-in referees

    Players question NFL's call on stand-in referees

    post-gazette.com Sep 26, 2012
    Players from across the league believe the integrity of the game is at stake following three weeks of replacement referees.
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL officials lockout is over, but the league's credibility has been damag…

    Sep 26
    Now that the NFL is bringing back its regular officials, it can begin the difficult task of winning back the trust of its fans.
  • NFL - Clayton: 5 things to know about NFL referee deal

    Sep 26
    John Clayton writes about five things to know regarding the NFL referee deal reached late Wednesday.
  • Peter King: Deal still not imminent, but Hochuli has refs ready when time …

    Sep 26
    Ed Hochuli is perhaps the most famous of the National Football League's 121 regular officials, and if a new contract with the locked-out officials gets done within the next 24 hours, American football fans will owe him a debt of thanks -- because the pr…
  • Running backs become more important as young quarterbacks take stage

    Sep 26
    NFL running backs are benefiting from the presence of so many young quarterbacks.