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


Sep 01

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

By John Breech | CBSSports.com 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 | ESPN.com ) 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 | CBSSports.com 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 [...]


Apr 18

GIVEAWAY: April Student of the Month

UPDATE: Form is now closed. Thanks for your submissions and be on the lookout for a winner announcement in the near future.  Hey teachers, I’m now taking Student of the Month entries for April. Use the form below to submit your information and essay about a student in your class you believe deserves recognition. All [...]


Mar 30

Gift Card Giveaway – Sunday March 30

Fridays is the normal day I post the back of a gift card somewhere on Facebook/twitter/Instagram or troy43.com. For the first one to find and use it to enjoy, but today I just posted a $100 iTunes card.  Happy Sunday!! [Today -- iTunes -- $100]                     [...]


Mar 11

March Student of the Month | Winner Announcement

Hey everyone, I’m pleased to announce that my March Student of the Month winner is Jorge of Millmont elementary school. Jorge’s teacher wrote in to say that Jorge came to her with anger and self control issues, as well as academic roadblocks, but has made significant progress in all areas. Often children, and even adults, [...]