Dec 28

North Hills Senior Honored by Troy & Theodora Polamalu in Nationwide Competition

(via northhills.patch.com) North Hills High School senior Jennifer Wright was chosen as the November Student of the Month from among 300 applications in a nationwide contest conducted by Troy43.com, an arm of the Troy and Theodora Polamalu Foundation run by the Pittsburgh Steelers strong safety and his wife. Jennifer was nominated by North Hills English teacher Mark Franks [...]


Dec 03

Thoughts on coming back from injury, life, and recent events…

After being out for so long, God has reminded me of why football is so important in my life. Time away has this effect on me anyway, but especially when coupled with the sudden and sad news in Kansas City.  This game has aligned many things for me, and despite the recent challenges, tragedies, and [...]


Nov 20

Giveaway: November Student of the Month

***Form is now closed for entries. Stay tuned for a winner announcement in the near future. Hey everyone, I’m now taking submissions for Student of the Month nominations for the month of November. If you submitted in previous months but didn’t get chosen, keep submitting! There’s always a chance your student could still be selected. [...]


Nov 15

Survey: Polamalu is most-liked player in NFL

(via TribLive) Troy Polamalu is the NFL’s most popular player, by a hair. The Steelers safety, limited to one full game this season by a calf injury that will keep him out Sunday as well, leads the NFL likeability survey conducted for Forbes Magazine by Nielsen, in collaboration with E-Poll Market Research. Polamalu’s reckless style [...]


Nov 12

October Student of the Month Winner

Hey all, This month I’ve chosen 13-year-old Paige Daly from Hampton Township Middle School as my October student of the month. I was pleased to hear about someone being such a pillar of her community at a young age. From volunteering at a camp serving those dealing with emotional and physical disabilities, to participating in community [...]


Nov 02

Videos/Pics of this year’s ticket winners

A few photos and videos from this season’s winner of #TroysTickets.  Giveaways each week! Week 16 Winner, Mark Pakutz of Bethlehem, PA   Week 15 Winner, Dan Bradach of Wauwatosa, WI Week 13 Winner, Danielle Sisco of Rhode Island Week 12 Winner, Shaunteau Barnett Week 10 Winner, Milan Tyler, just before the game starts. Here [...]


Oct 30

Troy and Keisel talk hair, air guitar, and what comes after football

By Doug Farrar (via Yahoo Sports) Pittsburgh Steelers veteran defenders Troy Polamalu and Brett Keisel are football players, but they are also Renaissance men. And they are also very smart individuals, with dueling passions for higher education and air guitar excellence. To that end, both players have teamed up to form the Troy Polamalu School [...]


Oct 29

Video Highlights from Troy’s Polynesian Luau Fundraiser


Oct 22

Troy Polamalu’s Luau – Ultimate VIP Raffle

Want to meet Troy and be a part of a great cause? This Friday, October 26th is Polamalu’s Polynesian Luau at The Westin Convention Center Hotel in Pittsburgh! There will be feasting, entertainment, and dancing– Polynesian style! All proceeds benefit The Harry Panos Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation and The Troy Polamalu Football Camp. There [...]


Oct 18

Head and Shoulders Commercial with Guillermo from Jimmy Kimmel and Troy Polamalu