Monthly Archives: December 2015

December 26, 2015

Building Bridges

The Pirates have been dancing on a razors edge all offseason. The only baseball team operating with an (albeit self-imposed) salary cap, every move they make seems to be accompanied by the feeling one gets from an action movie scene where the hero dismantles  the bomb by guessing correctly on which wires … Read Article →

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December 23, 2015

Weslye Saunders, Steelers Tight End, 2011-2012

First, can you let us know what you’ve been doing with yourself this season? Well, I’m a free agent still – have been for eleven months now. I’m staying ready and focused.  I know how the game works and I’m staying in shape and ready. What has your agent told … Read Article →

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December 20, 2015

Steelers-Denver Game: Quick Takeaways

Some quick takeaways from the game: Give credit to the team for it’s fight – storming back from 17 down against a good defense. They could have imploded. But they made the necessary adjustments and kept their heads. When Coach Tomlin, Butler and the Steelers play not to lose, they … Read Article →

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December 12, 2015

Roy Lewis, Steelers Safety, 2008-2009

First, can you let readers know what you’ve been doing since your time in the NFL? Well, I have a construction start-up – I’ve been doing that for some time now. I also am bartending some while I’m in school. My main thing is that I’m working on my EMT … Read Article →

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December 11, 2015

Takeaways from Steelers Win Over Bengals

Some quick takeaways: The Bengals tried to come out like bullies. Again. A lot of trash talk during the week and the nonsense of Burfict challenging the Steelers players on the Steelers side of the field pre-game that caused a skirmish. But as is often the case, you punch a … Read Article →

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December 07, 2015

Lou Cordileone, Steelers Defensive Lineman, 1962-1964

First, can you let readers know what you did career-wise post your NFL playing days? I’m just retired now.  I play golf and handball a couple times a week and my wife and I like to travel when we can. After the NFL, I came back out here and went … Read Article →

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December 03, 2015

Mike Vukovcan on Pitt Football, Recruiting, and New Site

First, can you tell readers about your new http://pittsburghsportsnow.com/ site and what your focus is? The focus of @pghsportsnow is twofold.  1) to update all the passionate Pitt Panther fans around the country and especially here in Pennsylvania on how Pitt is doing in the recruiting trail.  With the hiring … Read Article →

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December 01, 2015

Exclusive with Author, Agent Ralph Cindrich on New Book and Life as an NFL Agent

First, on your new book. What possessed you to write NFL Brawler: A Player-Turned-Agent’s Forty Years In the National Football League – what were you trying to relay to readers that they didn’t know before? I had some entertaining stories from my years of working in the NFL – using … Read Article →

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