Sep 25

Giveaway: September Student of the Month

Hey everyone, I’ve done this in previous school years and I’m happy to bring it back. This is just my way of encouraging education and recognizing great students. September is now open for Student of the Month nominations. You may use the form below to submit your information and essay about a student in your [...]

Dec 22

Polamalu Nominated for NFL Sportsmanship Award

(via Safety Troy Polamalu is one of 32 player nominees for the first annual NFL Sportsmanship Award. The winner will be announced at the NFL Honors before Super Bowl XLIX.   The 32 player nominees for the first annual NFL Sportsmanship Award have been finalized, the NFL announced today. Each NFL team nominated one [...]

Nov 17

Polamalu nominated for Salute to Service award

(via Steelers S Troy Polamalu was nominated for his commitment to the troops. Safety Troy Polamalu is the Steelers nominee for the fourth annual Salute to Service Award. Teams nominated players, coaches, personnel and alumni who demonstrate an exemplary commitment to honoring and supporting the military community. Polamalu’s passion for veterans is demonstrated by the [...]

Sep 16

Ticket Giveaway Winners for 2014 Season

Winner for Week 1 against the Browns: Debbi Dees of Ohio   Winner for Week 2 against the Ravens: Bob Bernhardt of Easton, PA Winner for Week 3 against the Panthers: Becky Dickson from Charlotte, NC   Winner for Week 4 against the Buccaneers: Katie Kurtz from Mansfield, OH   Winner for Week 5 against [...]

Sep 01

Troy Polamalu named Steelers captain for first time in 12-year career

By John Breech | Steelers safety Troy Polamalu is an eight-time Pro Bowler with two Super Bowl rings, however, going into this season, there was one minor accolade missing from his career résumé: He had never been a Steelers team captain. The 16th overall pick in the 2003 NFL Draft, Polamalu played 11 seasons [...]

Aug 31

Ticket Giveaway – Week 1, Steelers vs Cleveland, Sept 7 2014

For the last several years, I’ve said ‘thank you’ to fans by hosting weekly ticket giveaways to all the Steelers games.  That tradition will continue into this season.  As in year’s past, the week’s giveaway will be random drawing where your entries are earned by doing simple tasks to let other people know about the [...]

Jul 10

Polamalu, Mitchell look to forge bond

(By Scott Brown | ) PITTSBURGH — One item was clearly out of place in the Pittsburgh Steelers‘ locker room on the final day of minicamp. But Mike Mitchell said there was nothing to read into the Carolina Panthers helmet hanging in his locker on Thursday. “It means I haven’t found a house yet [...]

Jun 19

Giveaway: Student of the Year

Hey teachers, While most of you are enjoying some much-deserved time off from school, I’d like to offer up one more chance for you to nominate one of your students for special recognition, this time for Student of the Year. The rules and method for entry is the same as with previous Student of the [...]

Apr 28

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Troy Polamalu ranks in the top 20 for a third straight year (No. 17).

By Ryan Wilson | The top-10 includes nine quarterbacks, with Wilson’s teammate, running back Marshawn Lynch,ranking seventh. 1. Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks 2. Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos 3. Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers 4. Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins 5. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers 6. Tom Brady, New England Patriots 7. Marshawn Lynch, [...]

Apr 24

Former Steelers RB Baron Batch Paints Very Colorful Troy Polamalu Portrait

By David Bryan (via Steelers Depot) Many of you are well aware that former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Baron Batch is now a full-time artist. One of his latest paintings is of his former Steelers teammate Troy Polamalu and he recently released a time-lapsed video of the creation of it. The entire video is four [...]