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Exclusive with Larry Griffin, Steelers Safety, 1987-1993

First, tell us how you got to become the Director of HR for the Carolina Panthers – what drove you in that direction? When I left the Steelers I went to work for Duke Energy in Charlotte, North Carolina. I wanted to be in corporate. I started in government affairs … Read Article →

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Exclusive with Steelers Punter Josh Miller, 1996-2003

First, can you let readers know about how you got started in your broadcasting career? During my kicking days in Pittsburgh I would do a radio show. When I went to New England they had me do a radio show there too. I thought, outside of times like when you … Read Article →

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Exclusive with Former Steelers OT Tony Hills., 2008-2010

First, you recently retired from the NFL. What are you doing with yourself now? I’ve started a non-profit – Above the Hills. ¬†I’m providing young children of color history and education about life outside the United States. I’m trying to help them make the right choices. They come from tough … Read Article →

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Exclusive with Doug Whaley, Steelers Director of Personnel, 1999-2010

First, tell us a bit about your new venture? I’m working with a data company called Impellia. It’s actually a suite of platforms which makes it unique to help with injury prevention, sports performance, and the rehabilitation process for players. A lot of data companies are just one platform that … Read Article →

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Exclusive with Steelers Running Back Steve Avery, 1993-1995

First, can you let us know what you’ve been doing with yourself since the NFL and how hard the post-NFL adjustment was for you? I’m the owner of an investment practice. I’ve been in the financial services industry for seventeen years. Now, I provide retirement planning and investment ¬†services. The … Read Article →

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Exclusive with Aaron Smith, Steelers Defensive Lineman, 1999-2011

First, tell me about your new career s a coach – what made you decide to become a coach? I enjoy it – sports has been such a large part of my life. It shaped who I am today. That’s why I wanted to do it. It’s been great. When … Read Article →

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Exclusive with Steelers Cornerback Ricardo Colclough, 2004-2007

First, tell me a bit about what you’ve been doing since your time in the NFL? Now, I’m actually helping out at a local high school here in Miami – coaching their secondary. I’m coaching the varsity and JV team. Also – me and my father-in-law also started a contracting … Read Article →

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Exclusive with Mark Malone, Steelers QB, 1980-1987

First, can you tell us about your broadcasting career – how you got started any why? When I finished with the NFL after playing for the Jets, I thought I’d find something that involved working with my hands. My dad was a NASCAR guy – he built race cars and … Read Article →

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Exclusive with Hank Fraley, RMU/Steelers Center, 2000

First, as the offensive line coach now for UCLA – tell me about about who has influenced you as a coach, and how? It’s funny. Reflecting back, my dad was a huge influence. He coached me all the way up to high school in every sport – baseball, basketball…on the … Read Article →

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Exclusive with Steelers Offensive Lineman Marvel Smith, 2000-2008

First, tell me what you’ve been doing with yourself since you retired? Well, I’ve been keeping things low-keyed. I’m not on social media – I don’t know what’s going on with anyone except for some of the guys I keep in touch with. The big thing is my family. I … Read Article →

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