Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday July 7th – RIP John Mackey Edition

Pro Football Hall of Fame tight end John Mackey has passed away at the age of 69. NFL.com has a good feature video up of him.

The latest story by Bob Labriola is up in a series of stories chronicling the 52 playoff games in Steelers history is up and covers the 1982 loss to the Chargers.

It looks as if teams might be able to bring 90 players to training camp this season instead of the normal 80 according the ESPN.com article yesterday that updated the status of the labor talks.

AFC North blogger James Walker has five ways that Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco can silence his many critics in 2011.

The Steelers continue to keep their options open for training camp according to Scott Brown as everything depends on how much longer the lockout goes.

Steelers 4th round draft pick Cortez Allen agreed to an endorsement deal with Nike on Wednesday.

I am, I'm me. 40 something, retired and a life long Steelers fan.