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NFL Rules: What Reserve/PUP Means For Steelers TE Ladarius Green

The Pittsburgh Steelers placed tight end Ladarius Green on Reserve/PUP Tuesday afternoon and as a result he will now miss at least the first six weeks of the 2016 regular season. Now that this transaction has been made, it’s time to review the rules of Reserve/PUP. Below is what the 2013…


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Senquez Golson, The New Designated To Return Rule, And Important Dates

I was asked a very important question by a reader today via email concerning Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Senquez Golson, who underwent surgery on Monday to repair a Lisfranc injury that he suffered during training camp. The question centered around whether or not Golson needs to be on the team’s initial…


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New Rule Change Won’t Tie Steelers Hands With Injured CB Senquez Golson

Tuesday morning it was reported that Pittsburgh Steelers second-year cornerback Senquez Golson suffered a Lisfranc injury during Monday’s training camp practice that could possibly keep him out of action for the next 12 weeks. Should that report wind up being confirmed by the team, there’s a good chance that Golson…



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NFL Owners Vote To Ban All Chop Blocks

As of Tuesday, chop blocks are no longer legal in the NFL as team owners voted and passed that rule change along with six other proposals put forth by the leagues Competition Committee. Earlier in the week, Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert voiced his opinion on chop blocks and…






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NFL Rule Book 2010 – Rule 12, Section 2, Article 8

Rule 12, Section 2, Article 8 in the 2010 NFL Rule book was talked about in length this morning as NFL V.P. of football operations Ray Anderson joined Mike and Mike this morning on ESPN Radio. Anderson said today, “We\’re not changing any rule.” Instead, Anderson said that the league…