CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

51 results for "gay"

Page of 3
  1. Don Jones of Miami Dolphins apologizes, is fined for tweet reacti...

    James Walker

    The Miami Dolphins have fined second-year defensive back Don Jones an undisclosed amount and excused him from the team following critical remarks toward Michael Sam, who recently became the first openly gay athlete drafted by an NFL team.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2014
  2. Would 2013 Dolphins have accepted Sam?

    James Walker

    On Friday we all got a detailed look at the Miami Dolphins' locker-room culture. It was not a pretty sight. In addition to the persistent harassment, racial slurs and overall immaturity from the offensive linemen, a troubling element of anti-gay b...

    Blog | February 16, 2014
  3. Dolphins owner supports Michael Sam

    James Walker

    Former University of Missouri defensive end Michael Sam is getting plenty of kudos for potentially becoming the first known gay athlete in the NFL. On Wednesday, Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross made a public statement to offer his support as Sam...

    Blog | February 12, 2014
  4. Camp Confidential: Pittsburgh Steelers

    James Walker

    LATROBE, Pa. -- Distractions and controversy? What distractions and controversy? The opening of training camp was business as usual for the reigning AFC champion Pittsburgh Steelers. Despite offseason incidents that ranged from Hines Ward's arrest...

    Blog | August 01, 2011
  5. AFC North draft analysis

    James Walker

    The 2011 NFL draft has reached its conclusion, and this is the time of year when every coach and general manager feels great about their selections. The AFC North is annually one of the toughest divisions in football, with two powerhouse teams in ...

    Blog | April 30, 2011
  6. Kiper's final AFC North mock draft

    James Walker

    ESPN draft guru Mel Kiper Jr. provided his final mock draft with plenty of interesting selections. Here is how Kiper views Thursday night's NFL draft in the AFC North: Cincinnati Bengals (No. 4) Kiper's pick: A.J. Green, WR, Georgia Anal...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  7. Steelers are prepared despite unknowns

    James Walker

    PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Steelers director of football operations Kevin Colbert made his draft approach very clear this week. With so much labor uncertainty and free agency postponed, Colbert says he's operating this draft based on who's currently on...

    Blog | April 26, 2011
  8. More evidence Steelers need CB help

    James Walker

    With the reigning AFC champion Pittsburgh Steelers thin at cornerback and Ike Taylor about to hit free agency, we have more statistical evidence why it's vital for Pittsburgh to address this need in the offseason. According to ESPN's Stats and Inf...

    Blog | April 11, 2011
  9. Top AFC North draft classes

    James Walker

    Throughout the week, the AFC North blog has gone through every draft class of the past decade for the Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers. Now it's time to rank the best of the best. In our final installm...

    Blog | March 11, 2011
  10. Top Steelers drafts since 2000

    James Walker

    This week we kick off our series on the top draft classes in the AFC North of the past decade. We will hit one team each day, starting Monday with the Pittsburgh Steelers. On Friday, we will compile the best of the best and rank the top draft clas...

    Blog | March 07, 2011
  11. Leading Questions: AFC North

    James Walker

    With the offseason in full swing, let's take a look at one major question facing each AFC North team as it begins preparations for the 2011 season: CINCINNATI BENGALS Should the Cincinnati Bengals give into Carson Palmer's trade demands? Aft...

    Blog | February 23, 2011
  12. What's next for the Steelers?

    James Walker

    As the confetti fell at the conclusion of Super Bowl XLV at Cowboys Stadium, a look of despair and disappointment immediately came over the faces of the Pittsburgh Steelers. The newly crowned Green Bay Packers were in full celebration mode, while ...

    Blog | February 12, 2011
  13. Jets-Steelers halftime notes

    James Walker

    PITTSBURGH -- The Steelers lead the Jets 24-3 at halftime. Here are some notes at intermission: The star of the first half for Pittsburgh has been starting tailback Rashard Mendenhall. Coming off a solid, 99-yard rushing performance in the fir...

    Blog | January 23, 2011
  14. How I See It: AFC North Stock Watch

    James Walker

    FALLING 1. William Gay, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback: When New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady needed a big play, he often looked in the direction of Gay. The nickel cornerback was picked apart in New England's 39-26 victory. Rookie tight...

    Blog | November 17, 2010
  15. Pittsburgh Steelers OTA notes

    James Walker

    PITTSBURGH -- The Steelers took the practice field Tuesday with Ben Roethlisberger's much-anticipated return. Here are several notes and observations: Roethlisberger played with the first team and he looked pretty good. He even looked slimmer ...

    Blog | June 01, 2010
  16. Return of the Steel Curtain?

    James Walker

    PITTSBURGH -- A look around the Steelers' locker room during their veteran minicamp last weekend brought back a nostalgic feel. Dynamic safety Troy Polamalu, who was sidelined for 11 games in 2009, was in one corner after returning to practice. ...

    Blog | May 04, 2010