Monthly Archives: September 2016

September 23, 2016

Upcoming Steelers Takeaways Book signings – Meet Former Steelers!

September 30: Wheeling WV Books a Million 6 pm October 1st: Penguin Bookshop in Sewickly w/ Steelers Linebacker CRAIG BINGHAM  – 1:00 pm October 1st: Barnes & Noble in Monroeville w/ Two-Time Super Bowl winner Linebacker MARV KELLUM – 6:00 pm October 1st: Hudson Books in Pittsburgh Airport – 9:00 am

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September 20, 2016

Mike Quinn, Steelers Quarterback, 1997, 2004

First, can you let readers know what you’ve been doing with yourself these days? Well, I’m back in Houston – I moved back here when I signed with the Texans in 2002. I’ve been married eleven years and we have an eight year-old son. I’ve been working in commercial real … Read Article →

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September 15, 2016

Congratulations to Coach Bill Cowher on his HOF Nomination – see what players have said about him:

RB Foster: “When Bill came in, the first thing he did was unify the team. From the outside, you don’t see or understand it. We were a divided team.” LB Barnes: “Bill Cowher was former player, and you can tell he was a player’s coach. You knew where you stood … Read Article →

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September 15, 2016

Congratulations to Joey Porter on his HOF Nomination – see what players have said about him:

C Philip: “The vets in Pittsburgh really take care of their guys. Joey Porter had a condo that I lived in my rookie year.” OL Torrey: “Joey Porter taught me how to practice and not only that but how to use my competitive nature to overcome disadvantages of height or … Read Article →

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September 15, 2016

Congratulations to Hines Ward on his HOF Nomination – see what players have said about him:

Ward: “I decided that the best way for me to help my team and protect myself was to hit rather than be hit. So I decided I was gonna hit you before you hit me.” Ward: “I didn’t play this game to try to make it into the Hall of … Read Article →

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September 15, 2016

Congratulations to Levon Kirkland on his HOF Nomination – Player quotes on Kirkland

Kirkland: “I worked out twice a day before most were doing that and had a boxing coach too. Some looked at me as too big but I had quick feet and was aggressive,” Kirkland; “As I played and got more confident, my personality came out more. I made fun of … Read Article →

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September 12, 2016

John Steigerwald reviews new Book on the Steelers – Steelers Takeaways:

“Ron Lippock had a great idea and he turned it into an excellent book for Steelers fans. It’s called “Steelers Takeaways” and it’s a book full of soundbites. “ http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160910/time_for_pitt-penn_state_game_to_be_played_every_year Steelers Takeaways: Player Memories Through the Decades – Order Today!  

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September 05, 2016

Louis Lipps, Steelers Wide Receiver, 1984-1991

First, can you let readers know what you’ve been doing with yourself lately career-wise and personally? Well, I’m not currently employed – I’m just enjoying retirement. I do a lot of personal appearances – things of that nature. My relationships have grown because of that. People think it’s just about smiling, … Read Article →

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