NFL: Pittsburgh signs LB to extension
PITTSBURGH -- Lawrence Timmons didn't go to Facebook or Twitter to announce his new six-year contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers the way teammate and good friend LaMarr Woodley did after signing a similar deal with the club earlier this month.
Pirates the pits in Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH - Andrew Neft stood with his family in the Black and Gold Forever store in the heart of Pittsburgh's Strip District - looking to see what Steelers jersey or Penguins gear he might add to his collection - when he spotted six Pirates shirts hanging high up on the wall, nearly out of view.
Pittsburgh stays on consistent four-decade plan
DALLAS - Instead of focusing on the eight Super Bowl trips and six Lombardi trophies, Steelers defensive line coach John Mitchell likes to talk about these numbers: four and nine.