Green Bay Packers
The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.
For 20 seasons, Brett Favre stared down some of the biggest, meanest players in the NFL, and won. Now retired, 44-year-old Favre says this memory loss is far more frightening than anything he faced on the field.
With fantasy drafts now in full swing, would-be owners are scrambling to unlock the secrets of this year’s draft. To that end, let’s take a closer look at who might be the best QB option this year in fantasy: Aaron Rodgers or Drew Brees.
The Green Bay Packers drafted Alabama running back Eddie Lacy in the second round of the draft in April to fix its problematic running game. The Packers have been in the top half of the NFL in rushing just once in Mike McCarthy’s seven years as head coach. Lacy, a big and powerful back, aims to fix that.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed restricted free agent nose tackle Steve McLendon to a three-year contract.
The 2013 NFL schedule won’t be out for months, but the Steelers opponents for next season have now been announced.
Here’s the video of the botched call at the end of the Seattle/Green Bay game.
If the enthusiastic crowd was any evidence, Republican Vice Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan has lots of friends here — and in his first sit-down TV interview in Pennsylvania, Ryan told KDKA Political Editor Jon Delano that he vacationed in Pittsburgh as a kid.
A strong defense/special teams unit could make the difference in your fantasy football league. Here are the top 10 to target.
He’s in the middle of Steelers Country, but somehow, Rick Steele of Greensburg is a Green Bay Packers fan. In fact, he wants to be the ultimate Cheesehead, by being inducted into the Green Packers Fan Hall of Fame.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The mayor of Pittsburgh made good on a bet he lost during the Super Bowl. Mayor Luke Ravenstahl was shoveling snow at Saint Rosalia Parish in Greenfield Tuesday morning. That is the […]
LAS VEGAS (KDKA/AP) – Super Bowl gambling is a big business, especially in Las Vegas, but Sunday’s game didn’t turn out too well for many casinos. Nevada gambling regulators said on Tuesday, the 183 sports […]
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Green Bay Coach Mike McCarthy got a Gatorade bath Sunday night as the Packers defeated the Steelers in Super Bowl XLV. While the Steelers loss has made for a Monday of gloom […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (KDKA/AP) – Though the Steelers didn’t win a record seventh Lombardi Trophy, they and the Packers did set or tie several other Super Bowl records on Sunday. The Steelers and Packers set a […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (KDKA) – Super Bowl XLV came down to the final drive, but in the end three turnovers were too much to overcome for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Super Bowl XLV featured the Pittsburgh Steelers […]