Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday June 23rd – Tomlin Sidesteps Tiki & Plaxico Rumors Edition
Wednesday Mike Tomlin joined Johnny D and The 757 Club of 1490 AM the Game in Virginia Beach for a short interview and Tomlin danced around the question if the Steelers had interest in Tiki Barber and Plaxico Burress. Tomlin said, “I don’t know the status of those two guys and I don\’t worry about what\’s said in the media in terms of potential free agents. That\’s not my bag, man. This is slow sports time, so people are gonna say whatever it is they’re gonna say.” You can listed to the interview below at the 23:30 mark.
Steelers first round draft pick Cameron Heyward joined 93.7 The Fan yesterday to talk about becoming a Steeler, his off-season workouts and the recent happenings at Ohio State.
Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs had a lot of interesting things to say in his “Sports with Coleman” interview on Fox 1370 Sports Radio yesterday. Suggs was asked about the comments that Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley made about Joe Flacco recently and Suggs said Woodley is one of the guys who likes to talk out of his ass. Listen to the interview below.
NFL Total Access analysts Warren Sapp and Brian Baldinger exchange verbal jabs while debating if Troy Polamalu or Ed Reed is the best safety in the league.
Steelers linebacker James Harrison stopped in Somerset to lend a hand to volunteers working to prepare care packages to send to the tornado victims in Joplin, Missouri.
Andre Jones, the Steelers 1991 7th round draft pick, died Wednesday morning in Atlanta at the age of 42 after suffering a brain aneurysm. Jones never played a down with the Steelers after being drafted, but went on to play for the Detroit Lions and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the CFL. Jones was also a member of the Notre Dame 1988 national-title team.