Jeremy Fowler



Steelers WR Markus Wheaton Undergoes Labrum Surgery On Monday

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton had his 2016 season end several weeks ago when he was placed on the teams Reserve/Injured list with a shoulder injury that had hampered him dating back to the preseason. On Monday, Wheaton underwent surgery to repair a torn labrum, according to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com,…



Fowler: Burfict Personally Apologized To Antonio Brown For Wild Card Hit

Is this a real life Grinch story? Did Vontaze Burfict’s heart grow three sizes? Probably not. But Burfict did personally apologize to Antonio Brown during the offseason. ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler has the interesting nugget. He writes that the two were in Miami during the offseason, intentionally or not it’s not…



Ex-Steeler Will Allen Still Looking To Play In NFL

We wrote about Will Allen last week for an off-the-field issue. The sports media, namely ESPN, again mixed him up with the other Will Allen, who plead guilty to running a Ponzi scheme. This is from the other day but worth pointing out. Jeremy Fowler of ESPN, who, for the record, didn’t…


Moats Wonders If Manning Brothers Went Over Fake-Slide-Throw Play

On Wednesday, former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning managed to break away from his busy commercial schedule to visit his younger brother Eli Manning. During his visit to New York, the elder Manning reportedly gave his sibling a few tips on how the New York Giants should attack the Pittsburgh Steelers’…




Antonio Brown Wants Help And Eli Rogers Needs To Provide It

Immediately following the Pittsburgh Steelers loss to the Baltimore Ravens, wide receiver Antonio Brown delivered some uncharacteristically profound comments when talking to the media. “Others have to step up,” said Brown, according to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com. Brown, who caught 7 passes for 85 yards and a touchdown Sunday afternoon…


Roethlisberger Says Injuries Won’t Change Playing Style

You can’t teach an old dog new tricks. Consider Ben Roethlisberger an embodiment of that phrase. It’s true, and actually an overlooked fact, that Roethlisberger has evolved his game over the years. More than what Tom Brady or Peyton Manning ever did. They generally played the same way, just better,…


Sammie Coates ‘Feeling Good’ After Bye Week

Through the first five games of the 2016 NFL season, this Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver caught 19 passes for 421 yards and two touchdowns, averaging about four receptions and about 85 yards per game. Over the course of the last two games, he has caught just one pass for four…


Marcus Gilbert Tells Cam Newton To Stop Complaining

The NFL has trotted out the idea of enforcing player safety and protecting their marquee position – quarterback. But many players and fans don’t always get the feeling every quarterback is treated as equal. Cam Newton voiced those concerns again after Sunday’s 30-20 win over the Carolina Panthers after this…


Fowler: Antonio Brown’s Hip Pointer ‘Getting Better’

For the first 40 minutes of the game, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown was a ubiquitous presence on the field, as he is routinely. It is rare that the All-Pro talent ever comes off the field for the Steelers’ offense outside of extraneous circumstances, such as in the victory…