Donnie Shell

The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Combine Week

The NFL combine is coming up this weekend and will be televised on the NFL Network. The league continues to try to make every NFL event a marketing opportunity. My understanding is that spectators will be allowed in during certain events like the bench press. Three hundred pro prospects all…


If Kenny Easley Belongs In Canton, So Too Does Donnie Shell

The 2017 Hall of Fame Class was announced Saturday night and former Seattle Seahawks safety Kenny Easley was unsurprisingly elected after being nominated by the veteran committee. While I don’t want to take anything away from Easley’s great honor, I do question why he’s now been elected to Canton ahead of former Pittsburgh…



The Pittsburgh Steelers Top 100: 19-11

In the spirit of the offseason, Dave Bryan and I are undertaking the daunting task of ranking the top 100 Pittsburgh Steelers‘ history. And we mean the complete history. 1933 to today, they’re all on the table. Dave and I came up with our own lists and then worked together…




Donnie Shell Chosen To Induct Tony Dungy Into The Hall Of Fame

One former Pittsburgh Steeler, Kevin Greene, will be inducted into the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame. But another will be on that stage. Former Steelers’ safety Donnie Shell has been chosen by Tony Dungy to introduce him for Dungy’s Hall of Fame induction, according to Ira Kaufman. New Pro…



Ledyard/Kozora: Greatest Steelers Safety

Another series, a collaborative one, to take you through the remaining weeks of the offseason. Jon Ledyard and I will pick a side in choosing the greatest Pittsburgh Steelers at each position. Tell us who is right and who won the debate – those don’t have to be the same…


Ledyard/Kozora: Greatest Steelers Cornerback

Another series, a collaborative one, to take you through the remaining weeks of the offseason. Jon Ledyard and I will pick a side in choosing the greatest Pittsburgh Steelers at each position. Tell us who is right and who won the debate – those don’t have to be the same…


Tony Dungy Believes Donnie Shell Is A Hall Of Famer

Twelve busts in the Pro Football Hall of Fame can trace their entire journey back to the Pittsburgh Steelers. But for many fans, there are some who have been shunned. L.C. Greenwood is a popular name. And so is Donnie Shell. Tony Dungy, in the spirit of baseball season, recently went…


Where Are They Now? Donnie Shell

Today, I wrote an article in regards to Troy Polamalu making it into the Hall Of Fame as a first-ballot candidate. It’s a legitimate discussion, as he’s going to get in regardless, it’s just a question of when. However, as great as Polamalu was, he may not even be the first Steelers’…


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Long-time Iconic Steelers Scout, Bill Nunn, Dies At 89

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost an iconic member of their organization on the eve of the 2014 NFL Draft as longtime scout Bill Nunn died Thursday at the age of 89, according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Nunn, who had worked for the Steelers for 46 years, reportedly suffered…