Category: football

1922 Tournament of Roses

Yesterday we celebrated the 100-year anniversary of Washington & Jefferson College’s undefeated season that propelled the team to the game now known as the Rose Bowl. Yesterday, a few of the surviving family members were honored before the kickoff of W&J’s home opener versus… Continue Reading “1922 Tournament of Roses”

Mike Tomlin Quotes

Being the great wordsmith that he is, I’ve been posting some of Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin’s most famous quotes for the past dozen years or more. Probably my favorite quote and nugget of wisdom is: “Be where you are.” MIKE TOMLIN You’ll find… Continue Reading “Mike Tomlin Quotes”

Steelers HALL OF FAME Enshrinements

Six years ago, I made the drive to Canton Ohio for the Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement of Jerome ‘The Bus’ Bettis #36 It was my first trip to see one of the Steelers greats enshrined, and this video will give you an… Continue Reading “Steelers HALL OF FAME Enshrinements”

Steelers Training Camp

Heinz Field is the venue for Steelers training camp in 2021, with free tickets available for 12 more dates through Ticketmaster. These photos were taken on the first day of training camp that was open to the public, Wednesday July 28th. Reserved seats are… Continue Reading “Steelers Training Camp”

Artificial Turf

Artificial Turf and P.F.A.S. Years ago, when our Peters Township high school switched its football field from natural grass to artificial turf, I was asking one of the right questions: Where will the artificial turf get disposed of when it’s replaced after 10 years?… Continue Reading “Artificial Turf”

No risk it no biscuit

Coach Bruce Arians takes his quote to Super Bowl LV I became a Pittsburgh Steelers fan at just the right moment in time, 1972. The 70’s brought a storied period of NFL football in Pittsburgh along, when the Steelers won 4 Super Bowls over… Continue Reading “No risk it no biscuit”