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September 20, 2017

Exclusive with Shamarko Thomas, Steelers Safety, 2013-2016

First, let us know what you’re up to now? Well, I’m training. Just waiting for a call. You know, the free agency process. Has your agent told you anything? Any teams you are hoping for? Just that I need to take it week to week. We’re just looking for a … Read Article →

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September 14, 2017

Exclusive with Scottie Montgomery, Steelers WR Coach, 2010-2012

First, can you talk a bit about how being a successful undrafted free agent impacted your approach as a coach? The biggest deal really of being an undrafted free agent is that people look at it as a terribly hard road to make it in the NFL. But it gives … Read Article →

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September 08, 2017

Exclusive with Steelers Wide Receiver Paul Skansi, 1983

First, let us know what brought you to your role as a scout for the Chargers – how did this come about? I’ve been a scout for seventeen years now. I thought I’d get into the mortgage business – but the market fell through. I got the football bug so … Read Article →

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September 02, 2017

Exclusive with Steelers WR Isaac Blakeney, 2016

First, can you let me know what you’re doing with yourself since you’ve retired from the NFL?  Well, I’m on the path to getting my MBA. I’m working on logistics and strategy in business. The holdup for me is that I have the have a certain amount of work experience … Read Article →

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August 28, 2017

Exclusive with Jack Ham, Steelers Linebacker, 1971-1982

First  – you’re a busy guy – tell me about the various things you have going on right now The first thing is my energy business –  we ship coal to utilities and export them from West Virginia. But I’m now in the Agro-Med business – we have obtained a … Read Article →

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August 24, 2017

Exclusive with Dr. David Chao, Former NFL Head Team Doctor , Orthopedist

First, tell us about your new site and work as an Orthopedist! Well, my main work is still as an orthopedist – surgeries, etc.  But the new site is ProFootballDoc  run by the San Diego Tribune. I live in San Diego and was the team orthopedist for San Diego. They contacted me … Read Article →

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August 21, 2017

Exclusive with Steelers OL Lonnie Palelei, 1993-1996

First – we’ve been chatting back and forth on Twitter as you’e been traveling across the country. Tell me about the trip – what drove you to start the trip and how it’s going. Well I ride a lot – I have a couple of bikes. I stay on the … Read Article →

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August 17, 2017

Exclusive with Steelers Tight End Eric Green, 1980-1984

First, can you let us know what you’ve been doing with yourself since your time in the NFL? I was coaching youth football for the past two years but stopped now since my son’s now playing baseball instead of football. I’m following him full-time – following him and his dream. … Read Article →

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August 10, 2017

Exclusive: Woody Widenhofer, Steelers Linebacker Coach & Defensive Coordinator, 1973-1983

First, how did you find your way to Pittsburgh as their Linebackers  Coach in 1973 when you started with the Steelers? I was the Linebackers Coach at the University of Minnesota previously, but I had coached at Michigan State before that. George Perles was the coach there and he used … Read Article →

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August 04, 2017

Exclusive with Steelers Linebacker LaMarr Woodley, 2007-2013

You’re a busy guy! So let’s start with some of the work you’re doing now with your LaMarr Woodley Camp5 6 program – tell us about that? Well, Camp 56 is designed for all kinds of athletes. High school athletes who aren’t getting attention from colleges come to the camp … Read Article →

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