Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor is pressing safety Troy Polamalu hard to come train with them down in Orlando with Tom Shaw at the Wide World of Sports. As I have said earlier though, sources close to Troy say he will remain training in Southern California. We shall see if Ike is able to change his mind.
I wrote last night about the market value of Taylor and how I have it pegged at $8-10 million a season. Ed Bouchette blogged this morning that he has his value at $8-9 million so that pretty much backs up my work.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell held his conference call with the Steelers season ticket holders and took questions for about 30 minutes on a wide range of topics. You can listen to it in it\’s entirety right here. Ron Cook writes that Goodell is offering propaganda instead of honest answers in the call.
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Linebackers LaMarr Woodley and James Farrior do not seem to worried about the lockout just yet. In addition Woodley made it clear that he wants to sign a long-term deal and spend his entire career in Pittsburgh.
Wide receiver Antwaan Randle El joined 93.7 The Fan on Wednesday to give a glimpse into of his offseason, his charity and his thoughts on Hines Ward crying last week on Dancing with The Stars.