The NFL has a large fan base of female followers, but are they doing enough to stop the injustice within their ranks in regards to their treatment of domestic violence?
Regardless of what Suggs says about the heat of the moment, he deliberately dove low at a prone player from behind. The question isn’t whether he was trying to hurt him, it’s whether the NFL will do anything about it.
Celebrating the ordinary while failing to achieve the goals more closely associated with winning has a detrimental effect. Perhaps that’s part of the reason the Steelers are .500 over their last 38 games.
Jerricho Cotchery took the highest bid in free agency, and is now in Carolina, Pittsburgh’s Week 3 opponent. What might have been, had Cotchery stayed with the Steelers?
The second-year receiver has shoes to fill and burdens to shoulder, all within the shadows of injuries and large expectations. Add in a favorable match-up on Sunday, and it’s fair to say this might be a make-or-break game in his young career.
No one can really get into the final preseason game, but it may matter to a player who ends up getting cut…or one who makes the team initially.
The glory of Da Beard is its own thing, but the impact of the beloved Steelers defensive end is more than that. Ultimately, it's ours.
It didn't have to be this way. Many other ex-Steelers players left their hearts in Pittsburgh only to pick them up later. Manny is waving buh-bye to those future opportunities.