Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday June 24th – Sapp & Strahan Torch Tiki Edition
Warren Sapp and Michael Strahan gave their thoughts on Tiki Barber on the latest episode of the Rich Eisen Podcast yesterday and also chimed in on Rashard Mendenhall and his Twitter actions. Talk begins at the 19:35 mark and their thought on Barber are pretty strong.
The latest episode of The Terrible Podcast is out as well and David Todd and I give our thoughts on Barber, Plaxico Burress and the march of Hines Ward towards Canton among other topics.
Dejan Kovacevic caught up with linebacker LaMarr Woodley, who was skipping rope in his driveway very late the other evening, to talk lockout and his recent war of words with several Ravens players.
Scott Brown has a great piece on Steelers 7th round draft pick Baron Batch. If you do not know his back story yet, you should. He is amazing young man and will have a huge fan base by the time training camp gets here.
According to the Cantor Gaming week-by-week NFL odds, the Steelers look to initially be favored in 14 of their 16 games in 2011. These will of course change from week to week, but it lets you know who the odds makers like before the season starts.
The latest in a series of stories chronicling the 52 playoff games in Steelers history by Bob Labriola is up and he tells how the Steelers beat the Houston Oilers in the 1979 playoffs.