Jerome Bettis


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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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Where Are They Now? Chris Fuamatu-Ma’afala

A sixth round draft choice out of Utah in the 1998 NFL Draft, I can still hear the chants of “FUUUUUUUU” being rained down at brand-new Heinz Field in the wee stages of the 2000s. A 6-foot, 252-pound battering ram of a running back, Chris Fuamatu Ma’afala was the backup to icon Jerome…


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The Bus Shares Early Bust Carving Pictures

It’s been three months since former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis was measured for his Hall of Fame bust and on Saturday he checked in with the progress of it and even shared pictures of it as it was being carved. It is believed that Blair Buswell is doing…


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Dupree Fits The Steelers Mold Off The Field, Too

When playing for the Pittsburgh Steelers, there exists a certain criteria or culture that exists, as the franchise is often looked at as one of the classiest organizations, from top to bottom, in the entire league. A hilarious moment is brought to mind when I think of a prime example…


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19 Years Ago Today, “The Bus” Rolled Into Pittsburgh

19 years ago today, the Pittsburgh Steelers acquired soon-to-be Hall of Fame running back Jerome Bettis in draft day trade with the St. Louis Rams. The deal included the Steelers giving the Rams a second-round choice in the 1996 NFL Draft and a fourth-round pick in the 1997 NFL Draft…




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Championship Mystique Could Help Pittsburgh Host Future Super Bowl

Jerry Jones still aptly chooses to crown his Dallas Cowboys with the moniker “America’s Team” but the fact remains, there is one team and one team only that possesses 6 Super Bowl championships. That’s a large reason why the Pittsburgh Steelers are considered one of the most storied franchises in…




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Jerome Bettis Celebrates 43rd Birthday At Pro Football Hall Of Fame

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis turns 43 Monday and the soon-to-be inducted member of the Hall of Fame Class of 2015 is celebrating his birthday in Canton, OH at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Bus is celebrating his birthday at the @ProFootballHOF. @JeromeBettis36 #PFHOF15 pic.twitter.com/wFsWSetrel — Pittsburgh…


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The Pessimist’s Take – Pros And Cons Of Hall Of Fame Game

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…


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The Optimist’s Take – Pros And Cons Of Hall Of Fame Game

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…