It’s New Year’s resolution time. Here’s what prominent sports figures are (or should be) saying.
But no matter how black or gold my allegiance, no matter how nostalgic I feel about them. and no matter how deep the Rooney roots run in NFL history, there’s no excuse for their head coach’s conduct on Thanksgiving.
The NFL is looking to make the Rooney Rule more effective after eight available coaching jobs and seven for general managers did not go to a minority candidate.
The guessing game with two key Pittsburgh Steelers for Super Bowl XLV is over: Center Maurkice Pouncey and defensive end Aaron Smith were both declared out for the game by coach Mike Tomlin Friday afternoon.
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin is all business two days before the Super Bowl, and he says his team is ready.
With no change in the injury situation to two prominent starters, Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger stole the show at the Steelers’ second practice of Super Bowl week at Texas Christian University Thursday, throwing red-zone touchdown passes on four straight plays on a sharp afternoon.
Mike Tomlin isn’t Concerned About Big Ben’s Fort Worth Night Out “One Iota.”
The coaches in the Super Bowl — Pittsburgh’s Mike Tomlin and Green Bay’s Mike McCarthy — were fairly obscure when they were hired.
Pouncey did not practice last week, and Tomlin says Monday the Steelers are being “very aggressive” with his rehabilitation.
Coach Mike Tomlin is only 38 years old and hasn’t played a down of NFL football.