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Schefter Backlash Should Serve As Teaching Moment In Sports Journalism

Anybody who actively follows American sports no doubt is aware of the situation surrounding New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, as well as the subsequent reporting of the consequences of said situation, which has become as big of a story in its own right. Pierre-Paul, of course, suffered a…



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James Harrison Unhappy Over Decision To Post JPP’s Medical Records

As you probably know by now, ESPN’s Adam Schefter tweeted out a photo of New York Giants’ defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul medical records, indicating he’s had his right index finger amputated. This predictably created a controversy in the ethics of journalism. Does ESPN have the legal right to post such…








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Steelers vs Giants Film Review: David DeCastro

Pittsburgh Steelers right guard David DeCastro has spent more time in the preseason working next to center Maurkice Pouncey than in the regular season, for reasons that are quite well known. The two were back in a game for the first time since the regular season opener last year, and…


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Steelers vs Giants Film Review: Kelvin Beachum

While third-year Pittsburgh Steelers left tackle Kelvin Beachum has about a year’s worth of starting experience combined between his first two seasons, he enters this year, for the first time in his career, as a starter from the beginning of the season. Previously seen as the jack-of-all-trades of the offensive…



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Steelers vs Giants – First Half Notes And Observations

Below are my notes and observations upon reviewing the Pittsburgh Steelers’ preseason opening loss to the New York Giants on Saturday night, beginning with the first half of the game. Dick LeBeau brought the blitz early. William Gay blitzes over the left edge and helps hurry a first-down throw. Sean…



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Steelers vs Giants – First Half Recap

The Pittsburgh Steelers unveiled their new-look roster for the 2014 season tonight against the New York Giants in the first football game in far too long. There’s a bit of a damper on the proceedings with heralded rookie first-rounder Ryan Shazier out for the game, but nothing can take away…









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Pouncey & Polamalu Voted To Pro Football Writers All-NFL Team

The Pro Football Writers All-NFL Team was announced today and Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey and safety Troy Polamalu both made the team. Pouncey and Polamalu also earned Pro Bowl selections for their play in 2011 as well as first-team All-Pro honors. Below is the PFW/PFWA 2011 All-NFL team OFFENSE…