There was football Friday night in Pittsburgh as the new Pittsburgh Power Arena Football team nearly came from behind in the final seconds to beat the Philadelphia Soul. The game was broadcast on the NFL Network and was fun to watch. If you were not aware, former Steelers receiver Lynn Swann is a part owner of the team.
Now that the lockout has begun, Steelers President Art Rooney II talked about the NFL labor situation in a Q&A format on Steelers.com.
Pro Days are going on nearly everyday now and Steelers legend and current scout Joe Greene was present at the TCU Pro Day on Friday perhaps to see defensive end Wayne Daniels or guard Marcus Cannon up close.
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Ed Bouchette had some stories from the 1987 NFL players strike on Sunday in the Post-Gazette. Ed tells how they were able to recon nearly all the names on the Steelers replacement roster.
In the NFL Network Path To The Draft feature, Jamie Dukes and Trent Green take a look at the state of the Steelers franchise. Pretty vanilla and predictable segment though.
ESPN AFC North blogger James Walker looks at the top three drafts in the AFC North since 2000. You might be surprised where the Steelers 2007 draft ranks.