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Troy Polamalu

Troy Polamalu’s Playing Style Comes With A Price

It’s the highlight of watching Dick LeBeau’s crew go to work – seeing Troy Polamalu’s hair flying as he hunts down his prey. He often appears to fly in for the kill.

11/28/2011

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Steelers Notes: Polamalu Suffers Possible Concussion

(93-7 The FAN) — Steelers safety didn’t last long at Kansas City Sunday night in the Steelers 13-9 victory, leaving early in the first quarter with a possible concussion.

93-7 The Fan–11/28/2011

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Crosby ‘Anxious’ To Play Tonight

It’s a day many Penguins fans have been anxiously waiting for. Sidney Crosby will make his return to the Penguins’ lineup tonight when they host the New York Islanders at CONSOL Energy Center.

11/21/2011

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Shea-ved Ice: Crosby Watch Finally Comes To An End

C-Day has officially arrived as the Penguins announced Sidney Crosby will be in the lineup Monday night.

11/20/2011

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Bylsma: Crosby Excited For Return To Lineup

Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma says Sidney Crosby is both excited and anxious ahead of his return to the team’s lineup Monday night against the New York Islanders. Following the announcement this afternoon that the Penguins’ captain would be returning to game action, Bylsma held a conference call with the media.

11/20/2011

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Crosby To Play Against Islanders

The wait is over as the Pittsburgh Penguins have announced Sidney Crosby will return on Monday night.

11/20/2011

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No Change In Injury Status For Crosby

(93-7 The FAN) — There’s still no change in Penguins captain Sidney Crosby’ status, which means he’s still not officially ruled out of tonight’s game against Colorado.

93-7 The Fan–11/15/2011

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Crosby Won’t Rule Out Possible Friday Return

(KDKA/93-7 The FAN) — Despite speculation that he could make his return to the lineup Friday night against the Dallas Stars, Sidney Crosby gave no indication that could be the case after Monday’s practice.

11/07/2011

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Rob Pratte Talks About Concussions & Brain Injuries

Rob had Dr. John Simkovich and Joe Piccirilli to talk about concussions and brain injuries from kids playing sports to the men in professional sports.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/05/2011

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Kennedy Returns To Practice

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins forward Tyler Kennedy returned to practice Wednesday, as he was cleared for non-contact practice as he recovers from a concussion.

93-7 The Fan–11/03/2011

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Focus On Sports And Concussions

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk about the heightened awareness of sports-related concussions with neurologist Dr. Joseph Maroon.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/18/2011

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Crosby Cleared For Contact At Practice

Sidney Crosby has been cleared for “full contact” in practice, taking another step closer to returning to the Penguins’ lineup.

10/13/2011

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Report: Crosby Out For Season Opener

Fans hoping Sidney Crosby would be in the starting lineup on opening night will have to wait a little bit longer.

10/01/2011

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Crosby Cleared To Skate With Team

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pittsburgh Penguins will have their first practice tomorrow morning and could be joined by their captain. No, Sidney Crosby hasn’t been cleared for full contact but he has been given permission to […]

KDKA-TV–09/16/2011

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Keith Primeau Expected Crosby To Forego Season

Former NHL Center who had his career cut short due to concussions, Keith Primeau joined Joe Starkey and Josh Miller of Seibel, Starkey and Miller to talk about the update on Sidney Crosby.

09/07/2011

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