Monthly Archives: December 2011

December 30, 2011

Marshall Cropper, Steelers Wide Receiver, 1967-1969

Marshall Cropper: First, can you let readers know about the Hawk Voice Educational Foundation and how you got involved? The Hawk Voice Educational Foundation was built simply as a means of giving back to young people in the community.  It was established with University of Maryland Eastern Shore and Maryland … Read Article →

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December 29, 2011

Craig Colquitt, Steelers Punter, 1978-1984

Craig Colquitt: First, can you let readers know about your life after football what you are doing now and how you got involved in this? I am a Senior Sales Director in the southern and mid western region of the county offering custodial, maintenance and grounds services to the K-12 … Read Article →

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December 29, 2011

Larry Gagner, Steelers Offensive Lineman, 1966-1969

Larry Gagner: First, can you tell readers about your art and how you got started doing this work?  Mrs. Stokley, my fourth grade teacher, always asked me to render in colored chalk any festive holiday scene, but by High School, my total involvement in athletics shadowed any time for artistic … Read Article →

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December 27, 2011

Jerrol Williams, Steelers Linebacker, 1989-1992

Jerrol Williams: First, can you let readers know what you are up to these days? I’m living in Las Vegas now taking care of my three kids. I coached a little semi-pro ball and some youth ball, but that’s really the extent of it. I’m not working now due to … Read Article →

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December 26, 2011

O’Brien: Rooting for Charlie Batch and Hines Ward

Rooting for Charlie Batch and Hines Ward  Pittsburgh sports author and Valley Mirror columnist Jim O’Brien I was so happy for Charlie Batch.  He looked like a kid on Christmas Eve who started opening his presents early.           Batch came to the sideline on Saturday afternoon as the skies were … Read Article →

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December 21, 2011

Neil Graff, Steelers Quarterback, 1976-1977

Neil Graff: First, can you let readers know what you are doing with yourself these days?   Since my retirement from the NFL I have been in the investment business.  When I was playing football I went back to graduate school one semester per year for four years at my … Read Article →

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December 20, 2011

Christina Rivers, Independent Journalist Covering the Steelers

Christina Rivers, independent journalist covering the Steelers for Examiner.com and SteelersDepot.com First, can you let readers know how you got started as a writer – what got you involved in sportswriting? I have been a writer since I was young.  My grandmother, Gloria Elaine Richardson, was a writer and poet.  … Read Article →

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December 20, 2011

Steve Conley, Steelers Linebacker, 1996-1998

Steve Conley: First, can you let readers know about your work as a sports medicine coordinator -what you do and how you got involved? My job as The Sports Medicine Coordinator for Northwest Health Systems is to support local high school athletic programs through prevention, education, treatment and rehabilitation of … Read Article →

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December 20, 2011

Mike Archer, Steelers Linebacker Coach, 1996-2002

Mike Archer: First, can you tell readers how you got involved in coaching and what you like most about the job? I got involved in coaching right out of college in Miami.  I had an opportunity to be a Georgia on the staff and it really was exciting.  The best … Read Article →

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