As crazy as the 2005 season has been, there remain some truisms. One of them -- which was on display Sunday -- is that it pays to have a solid backup RB.
Three league sources confirmed to Len Pasquarelli that Patriots strong safety Rodney Harrison will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury.
Hines Ward, regarded as the heart and soul of the Pittsburgh Steelers offense, on Monday morning signed a four-year contract extension that will keep him with the team through the 2009 season.
There was no lack of irony that it was a heart attack that felled Johnny Unitas at the age of 69.
Charlie Batch rejected better offers and agreed to a one-year contract with his hometown Pittsburgh Steelers.