Sports Writer Peter King: Everybody Will Watch How Goodell Deals With PatriotsKing says he thinks the pressure has been put on Goodell to come down hard on the Patriots if proven guilty.
Colin Dunlap: Walker Autograph Story Way OverblownThere really is no Neil Walker autograph controversy.
Boy Seeking Autograph Gets Letter From Pirates Asking For MoneyA letter from the Pirates to a young boy seeking an autograph from second baseman and Pittsburgh native Neil Walker is creating a buzz on social media.
Andrew McCutchen On Cover Of Sports IllustratedFor the second time in his career, Pittsburgh Pirates and reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen will be on the regional cover of Sports Illustrated.
Jeff Locke Cleared Of Any Connection To Alleged Game Fixing A report has surfaced of a small-time sports handicapper claiming that he, in connection with Pirates Starting Pitcher Jeff Locke, had been fixing games. As you'll read in this report, Locke was cleared of any connection to the handicapper who made these accusations.
Report: Roethlisberger Initially Unhappy With Steelers' Draft ClassHeading into the 2014 NFL Draft, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger let it be known that he wanted the team to draft a tall wide receiver that he could utilize in the red zone.
Union Ruling Comes At Bad Time For NCAAThey're battling in courtrooms, and could one day meet over a bargaining table. About the only things the two sides in the debate over big-time college athletics agree on is that things are changing.
High Praise For Pitt's Aaron Donald Leading Up To NFL DraftLeading up to the NFL Combine, there has been much speculation about how Pitt Star and reigning Defensive Player of the Year Aaron Donald will measure out.
Sports Illustrated: Pirates Have Failed To Hold Up Their End Of BargainIt has been noted time and time again around here that the Pirates haven't been very active on the free agent market while also losing key players from their playoff run last year. Now Sports Illustrated is weighing in with a not-so-favorable opinion saying that the Pirates have failed to hold up their end of the bargain.
'Salary Cap Hell': How Will Pens GM Shero Escape?PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- While head coach Dan Bylsma evaluates his Penguins in the infancy of 2013-14 training camp, general manager Ray Shero must make his own tough decisions with the team on track to exceed the new NHL salary cap.
Pirates To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated CoverCurse or no curse, the Pittsburgh Pirates are going to be on the national cover of Sports Illustrated.
Could Steelers Rookie LB Jones Be The Next James Harrison?LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) -- A defense that topped the league statistically even in a non-playoff year probably doesn't have many weaknesses, but the Steelers believe 2013 first-round draftee Jarvis Jones can fix one of their bigger ones.