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Is Another NFL Developmental League On The Way?

It’s been seven years now since the NFL Europe league folded, but yet another developmental league could soon be on the way. New director of football operations Troy Vincent recently said that he can see in the NFL’s future yet another league to develop talent within. “We need to keep…



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Steelers Draft Pick Modifications Might Be Determined By Unforeseen Playoff Seeding Ramifications

On Wednesday, NFL Executive Vice President of Football Operations Ray Anderson indicated that the Pittsburgh Steelers could suffer a modification or forfeiture of draft picks as a result of the Thursday night sideline incident in the game against the Baltimore Ravens. Those potential modifications, according to Anderson’s statement, will be…


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John Harbaugh Never Thought What Mike Tomlin Did Was Intentional

On Wednesday, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was fined $100,000 by the league for his Thursday night sideline incident involving Baltimore Ravens kick returner Jacoby Jones and that news of course got back to Baltimore quickly. Since the fine was handed down, Ravens head coach John Harbaugh has weighed…


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League Now Has Mike Tomlin And Steelers Held Hostage For Remainder Of Season

The word came down on Wednesday from NFL Executive Vice President of Football Operations Ray Anderson that Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin has been fined $100,000 for interfering with a kickoff during last Thursday night’s game against the Baltimore Ravens. In addition to that, the league will also now…




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Is Antonio Brown Paying For The Emmanuel Sanders Cramp?

While I was not a fan of Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown backpedaling 20-yards into the end zone on the punt return last week against the Washington Redskins, I think him being fined $10,000 is way too harsh. To put that in perspective, the Baltimore Ravens were fined $20,000…




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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday October 20th – The Hits Keep Coming Edition

Steelers linebacker James Harrison believes the crackdown on hits by the NFL is cramping his style and claimed Tuesday night that he might consider retirement. God I hope not. NFL Executive VP of Football Operations Ray Anderson reveals the NFL\’s plan going forward to further enforce player-safety rules in regards…



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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…


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NFL May Start Suspending Players Immediately For Helmet Hits

NFL vice president Ray Anderson told The Associated Press on Monday that the league could start suspending players for dangerous helmet-to-helment hits. Anderson acknowledged that the NFL might need to do more than just fining players in an effort to cut down the hits, a day after several violent hits…