Posts Tagged ‘troy-polamalu’

Polamalu Passes Concussion Tests, Will Be a Go For Sunday

The Steelers got good news Tuesday, as coach Mike Tomlin announced that safety Troy Polamalu passed a concussion test and that he is “good to go” for Sunday’s game against the Cardinals. Tomlin said barring any setbacks, he thinks Polamalu will take the practice field on Wednesday. Polamalu left last Sunday’s game in the fourth […]

CB Ike Taylor Hit with $15,000 Fine for Head Butt

Make that fine #2 for the Steelers already in 2011. Friday the league fined CB Ike Taylor $15,000 for unnecessary roughness for head butting Ravens offensive tackle Michael Oher, which led to an altercation between the two teams where referee Tony Corrente was knocked down. Taylor’s fine comes a day after safety Troy Polamalu was […]

Polamalu Fined $15,000 For Horse Collar Tackle on Williams

It’s taken all of one week for the first fine to be handed down to a Steelers player, and the only shocker of it was that they didn’t find a reason to fine James Harrison. Instead, it’s strong safety Troy Polamalu’s turn to open the pocket book, as the league has reportedly fined him $15,000 […]

Post Game Thoughts on Ravens Beating of the Steelers

  Wow. I’m still shocked at how the Ravens utterly dominated the action today in Baltimore but perhaps no one is more stunned that their opponents today. This was a huge statement game from the purple and black as they drew first blood in the race to the AFC North title. Here are some other […]

Source: Steelers, All-Pro Safety Troy Polamalu agree to Four-Year Extension

The Steelers and six-time Pro Bowl safety Troy Polamalu agreed to terms on a new four-year contract extension Saturday. Terms were not immediately disclosed, but the deal will keep Polamalu in the Steel City through the 2014 season. The four-time All-Pro selection said via Twitter on Saturday afternoon: “I am happy to say that I […]

Pittsburgh’s Defense Having Plenty of Issues Thus Far in Preseason

While the offense has been nothing short of spectacular over the course of the last two preseason games, there’s something that has been an issue with the Steelers, and it’s an issue that needs to be corrected in a hurry. The defense. Sure against the Eagles the Steelers D came out looking for blood, and […]

Gridiron Gab NFL Preseason Power Rankings

1. New Orleans Saints – Improved ground game for Drew Brees is scary to think about.  Mark Ingram has the best interior line in football to work with.  A loaded defensive front combined with a top-tier secondary has coordinator Gregg Williams smiling.  Gotta love Sean Payton’s aggressive play calling on offense.  Superdome is the definition […]

Steelers Safety Troy Polamalu Has the Best Selling Jersey in the NFL

The NFLShop.com released their list of top selling jerseys for the last year and Troy Polamalu came out on the top of the list. Polamalu, the Steelers fearless safety, who flies around the field throwing his body at opposing teams with his long thick mane of hair flowing out from under his helmet, topped all […]