Monthly Archives: February 2018

February 19, 2018

Exclusive with Steelers OL Coach Ron Blackledge, 1982-1991

First, can you let readers know what you’ve been doing with yourself since your time coaching in the NFL ? Well, I’m retired, I’m seventy-nine years old and am back in my hometown of Canton, Ohio where I grew up and went to school. I have three children and ten … Read Article →

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February 12, 2018

Exclusive with Steelers Cornerback Rod Woodson, 1987-1996

First, can you let us know us know what you’re next steps are in your coaching/post-NFL career? I left a really good job at the NFL Network as an analyst to give something back to young players as a coach. These milliennials players are a different kind of player and … Read Article →

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February 08, 2018

Former Steelers Discuss Recently Promoted Steelers Coach John Mitchell:

Joel Steed: “Coach Mitchell – he was just incredible. He should be up for a head coaching job. He really understood the pressure. The  moment of now.” Casey Hampton: “Coach Mitchell treated everyone the same at first. He was a great coach. Once you proved yourself he’d treat you a … Read Article →

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February 06, 2018

Exclusive with Frank Varrichione, Steelers OT, 1955-1960

First, can you let us know a little about your path post-NFL? I worked for my former coach at Notre Dame, Bob McBride after the NFL. He had a trucking company and I was the salesperson for the Midwest section of the country. They hauled steel out of Chicago. A … Read Article →

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