Articles by Daniel Valente

Film Room: Stefon Diggs’ Impact On Third Down

The Minnesota Vikings looked really good in their season opening victory against the New Orleans Saints. Really good may still be underselling it as the Vikings looked downright dangerous in their 29-19 victory. In an opening week plagued by poor offensive showing, the Vikings’ offense was one of the league’s…






Report: Former Steelers CB Valentino Blake Is Retiring

Former Pittsburgh Steelers’ cornerback Valentino Blake will be entering retirement, according to New York Giants beat writer Dan Duggan. Blake, who was fighting for a spot on the Giants 53-man roster was placed on the exempt/left squad list by the Giants on August 23rd due to “personal reasons.” CB Valentino…



Giants Sign Former Steelers’ WR Canaan Severin

It did not take long for former Pittsburgh Steelers’ wide receiver Canaan Severin to find a new home in the National Football League.  After being released by the Steelers earlier in the week, Severin was signed by the New York Giants on Friday. The Giants got a firsthand glimpse at…







Understanding The Gronk Problem That Has Plagued The Steelers

If there is one player on the roster of the New England Patriots other than Tom Brady who has had the Pittsburgh Steelers’ number over the years, it is tight end Rob Gronkowski. The 28-year old All Pro tight end who played high school football in Pennsylvania has made the…


Offseason Only Fueling Steelers And Patriots Obsession

Every fighter has an arch rival. It is the formula that powers show business and most importantly, professional sports. Whether it be live attendance, television or social media, the world is tuned in when these two heavyweights go head to head. Those who follow the NBA are familiar with the…