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  1. James Walker

    James Walker

  2. A Temple graduate and Hyattsville, Md., native who lives in Miami
  3. Joined ESPN in 2008
  • NFL Roundup -- Dennis Dixon a no-show at Pittsburgh Steelers camp...

    Quarterback Dennis Dixon, a restricted free agent, did not sign his tender and has yet to report to Pittsburgh Steelers training camp.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2011
  • Notes on the Ravens

    James Walker

    OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh held his Monday press conference at the team's training facility following their 17-10 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Here are some notes on the Ravens: There was no defi...

    Blog | November 29, 2010
  • Steelers are NFL's lone dominant team

    James Walker

    PITTSBURGH -- There's no 4-0 team in the NFL for the first time since 1970, so the consensus is there is no dominant team. But I disagree. Football pundits aren't looking hard enough, because the league's lone dominant franchise resides in Pittsbu...

    Blog | October 14, 2010
  • Ben Roethlisberger 'anxious, excited' for 2010 debut

    James Walker

    Coming off a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy, Ben Roethlisberger says he has a mix of emotions heading into Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns.

    Story | Conversation | October 13, 2010
  • Steelers' Charlie Batch aims for encore

    James Walker

    PITTSBURGH -- With future Hall of Famer Brett Favre on a bye week, the NFL's oldest starting quarterback will be wearing black and gold Sunday. "It's a blessing, I feel," Steelers 24-year-old receiver Mike Wallace said of 35-year-old teammate Char...

    Blog | September 30, 2010
  • QB Charlie Batch will start for Steelers

    James Walker

    During his weekly news conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin named Charlie Batch the starter for Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens. This wasn't a surprise after Batch threw three touchdown passes in Sunday's win over the ...

    Blog | September 28, 2010
  • Rapid Reaction: Steelers 38, Buccaneers 13

    James Walker

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Here are some thoughts on the Pittsburgh Steelers' victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. What it means: The Steelers impressively improved to 3-0 without suspended quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. It's been a total team effort, as e...

    Blog | September 26, 2010
  • Report: Dennis Dixon out six weeks

    James Walker

    It turns out after surgery that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dennis Dixon will be out longer than expected. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reporting Dixon will be out for six weeks after having his lateral meniscus repaired in his left knee. He...

    Blog | September 24, 2010
  • Dennis Dixon could miss three weeks

    James Walker

    ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting quarterback Dennis Dixon will miss at least the next three weeks with a torn meniscus in his left knee. That means Dixon likely will not return until October and possibly after franchise quarterback Ben Roethlisberge...

    Blog | September 20, 2010
  • AFC North Power Rankings analysis

    James Walker

    The AFC North broke even in Week 1. The Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers picked up huge wins, while the Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals suffered defeats. Week 2 is traditionally one of the toughest times to rate teams, because you ...

    Blog | September 14, 2010
  • Morning take: Steelers' D is back

    James Walker

    Here are the most interesting stories Tuesday in the AFC North: Despite quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's suspension, the Pittsburgh Steelers' defense controls the team's fate. Morning take: If Pittsburgh's D plays lights out like it did in Wee...

    Blog | September 14, 2010
  • Early thoughts on AFCN Power Rankings

    James Walker

    The AFC North is off to a slow start in Week 1, which will certainly impact's Power Rankings this week. As one of the four voters on the 2010 panel, I have a pretty good feel for the Power Rankings' process. So here are some early project...

    Blog | September 13, 2010
  • No timetable for QB Byron Leftwich

    James Walker

    PITTSBURGH --The Steelers' preseason favorite to win the starting quarterback job entered the locker room Wednesday with a slight limp and a heavy brace. Still, Byron Leftwich was in good spirits after recently suffering a left medial collateral liga...

    Blog | September 08, 2010
  • Morning take: Rashard Mendenhall's time

    James Walker

    Here are the most interesting stories Wednesday in the AFC North: With quarterback Ben Roethlisberger suspended four games, it's tailback Rashard Mendenhall's time to carry the offense of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Morning take: Expect Mendenh...

    Blog | September 08, 2010
  • Pittsburgh without Ben Roethlisberger

    James Walker

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have officially begun life without two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. NFL comissioner Roger Goodell met with Roethlisberger on Friday and reduced his suspension from six games to four. Roethlisberger w...

    Blog | September 03, 2010
  • Big Question: Will Steelers make playoffs?

    James Walker

    Will quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's conditional six-game suspension cost the Pittsburgh Steelers a playoff berth? On paper, the Steelers are as talented, deep and experienced as any team in the NFL. They have Pro Bowlers on offense and defense a...

    Blog | June 15, 2010