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A day after the death of Lakers owner Jerry Buss, writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss who they consider to be the best owner in pro sports. Check back throughout the day for their responses and feel free to join the conversation with a comment...
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is very, very sorry. Roethlisberger apologized to Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley, Coach Mike Tomlin and owner Art Rooney II for criticizing the direction of the offense after Sunday's 27-24...
Art Modell, a marketing executive who helped negotiate the NFL's first television contract and later enraged fans when he moved the Cleveland Browns franchise to Baltimore, has died. He was 87. Modell died Thursday of natural causes at Johns Hopkins...
The Fabulous ForumPittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall says he likes to encourage people to think with his statements on Twitter -- but who knows what they're thinking after his controversial tweets concerning the death of Osama bin Laden. One of Mendenhall'...
The Fabulous ForumDan Rooney, chairman of the Pittsburgh Steelers, isnât directly involved in negotiations between NFL owners and players, but heâs concerned about the lack of progress between the sides and where that could lead. âWe should have a deal,â Rooney...
Question of the Day: What action should the NFL and the Steelers take -- if any -- in regard to Ben Roethlisberger? [Updated]The Fabulous ForumFour reporters from the Tribune Co. give their answers to the question regarding the Steelers quarterback, who was accused of sexual assault. Authorities announced Monday they would not charge Roethlisberger. Check back for updates throughout the day, and...
Sports Legends Revealed: Did the owners of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Eagles trade teams?The Fabulous ForumFOOTBALL LEGEND: In 1941, the owners of the Philadelphia Eagles and the Pittsburgh Steelers traded franchises. STATUS: True. There quite possibly is not a single sports franchise in the United States more associated with a single family than the...
This NFL offseason represents the 10-year anniversary of the inception of the "Rooney Rule." The rule, named after Pittsburgh Steelers' Chairman Dan Rooney, requires teams to interview minority candidates for all head coaching and senior football...
Cuban plays hard Ben Bolch Los Angeles Times The NBA still has the best owner in pro sports even after the passing of Jerry Buss. His name is Mark Cuban. Not only do his teams win (with the notable exception of this season), but he pampers his players,...
Nittany LinesIn his book "Paterno," Joe Posnanski writes of the many NFL owners who tried to hire Joe Paterno from Penn State to coach their teams. The Steelers' Art Rooney and the Raiders' Al Davis were among them. But, according to......
On a cool, clear day made for football, Art Modell was laid to rest. Just 12 hours after the Ravens won their opener, 44-13 over the Cincinnati Bengals, more than 400 people — including quarterback Joe Flacco, running back Ray Rice and linebacker...
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