It was a bad day of OTAs for the Steelers.
In addition to tackle Jerald Hawkins going down with what appears to be a serious knee injury, the Steelers may have lost another player for the season.
Crowell should like the system under offensive coordinator Jeremy Bates. The team is trying to improve its run game from last year, when it finished 19th in the NFL and seemed to forget about the running game at critical times.
The lack of a commitment to the run contributed to the firing of coordinator John Morton. Bowles replaced him with Bates and also brought in run-game coordinator Rick Dennison to improve the offensive-line play.
It’s going to make us a whole lot better because the up-tempo and his playcalling style is crazy unique, Peters said, via ESPN.com. It’s going to cause for us to be on our toes a lot.
Wide receiver Robert Woods feels the same way about the impact of facing Peters and Talib on a daily basis and we’ll find out in a few months what the internal struggles will mean when the Rams start facing other teams.
NFL teams reportedly use alternate cheerleaders to mingle with fans in the seats or in luxury boxes while the actual performers are on the field during game days.
The Redskins, Texans, Patriots, Saints and Ravens were among the teams who use separate cheerleading rosters to serve as scantily clad ambassadors whose jobs are to mingle with male fans, The New York Times reported Thursday.
The Redskins, in particular, have come under fire over the last month for the way team officials have used the cheerleading squad in the past. Several Redskins cheerleaders told the Times in May that they felt they were being used as escorts during a photoshoot in Costa Rica.