Chicago Bears Donate Bikes to Local Kids

Keeping a wonderful fifteen-year tradition alive, the Chicago Bears courteously donated twenty-eight bicycles to less-privileged children in the surrounding area on Sunday. Working with Catholic Charities-Diocese of Joliet, Resurrection Community Church of Nazarene, and Love Faith & Deliverance Outreach in Bourbonnais, the bikes all...

Pittsburgh Steelers 5 Players to Watch: Preseason Week Two

Dec 28, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Oklahoma State Cowboys quarterback Mason Rudolph (2) attempts a pass against the Virginia Tech Hokies during the first half in the 2017 Camping World Bowl at Camping World Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
When the Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Green Bay Packers in Week Two of the preseason, we once again will see a somewhat depleted active Steelers roster. Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown lead the list of names not suiting up. So, while we will...

Pittsburgh Steelers: Discussing a 2018 role for Jaylen Samuels

PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 30: Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jaylen Samuels (38) participates in a drill during the Pittsburgh Steelers OTA on May 30, 2018 at the Pittsburgh Steelers Training Facility in Pittsburgh, PA. (Photo by Shelley Lipton/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
When fifth-round rookie Jaylen Samuels came out as the fourth team running back behind Stevan Ridley and Fitzgerald Toussaint in the Pittsburgh Steelers first preseason game, it was no surprise. The young running back has little experience at the actual position and needs to...

Antonio Callaway Receives Interesting Punishment by Hue Jackson

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Antonio Callaway has a history of problems off the football field. In contrast, the Cleveland Browns rookie wide receiver has a lot of potential on the gridiron. Callaway had his first off the field issue since being selected by general manager John Dorsey in April....

Bears at Bengals Players to Watch

Despite the endearing futility of investing heavily in preseason, first look at starters and intriguing rookies has to be worth something. With reports promising a couple of drives for starters, tonight’s Bears at Bengals contest has evident value as a football game rather than...

Foundation Fans: Matt Robinson talks to Matt Light

Full Press Coverage is proud to feature this series in which columnist Matt Robinson will profile and celebrate our athletic friends who go the extra mile for people in need. Introduced to the game of football at a young age, Matt Light played in and...

Bears Rookie Previews: Fitts, Wims, Nichols

When drafting a player the first round, an NFL team hopes to get a franchise building block. When picking in the top ten, as the Bears have done far too often recently, the hope is to get a superstar. On the second day of...

FPC Forum: The Stick to Sports Discussion

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In today’s sports landscape, societal issues cross into the athletic arena. Under those circumstances, expect a backlash from those unconvinced that sports and social issues need to meet.

Bears Recipe for the Playoffs

For the first time in years, the city of Chicago has bonafide faith in their beloved Bears. Flaunting a potential franchise quarterback, a brand new head coach, a doglike defense, everything seems to point up for the Windy City. But, with the too-comforting rose-colored...

Gosh Darnold – Jets’ Rookie May Face Consequence After Contract Dispute

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Oh boy. Sam Darnold remains in a tricky situation, one that has lasted too long. As the Jets move toward their fourth practice, Darnold's future with the team continues to face ramifications, and it truly isn't his fault. The third overall pick's agent, Jimmy Sexton,...

Foundation Fans: A Conversation with Kelyn Rowe

Full Press Coverage is proud to feature this series in which columnist Matt Robinson will profile and celebrate our athletic friends who go the extra mile for people in need. NAME: Kelyn Rowe TEAM: New England Revolution FOUNDATION: Jessie Rees Foundation (www.negu.org) New England Revolution midfielder Kelyn Rowe...

Pittsburgh Steelers 53-man roster projection 1.0

Jan 14, 2018; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger looks to throw during the fourth quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC Divisional Playoff game at Heinz Field. Mandatory Credit: Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports
With the Pittsburgh Steelers set to report to training camp now is as good as any to set the first 53-man roster projection. For more in-depth coverage check out the links where a question is provided at each position entering training camp. We also have...

Pittsburgh Steelers: Six Training Camp Battles to Watch

Pittsburgh Steelers Jan 14, 2018; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin reacts on the sidelines during the second half against the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC Divisional Playoff game at Heinz Field. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
One Tomlinism every Pittsburgh Steelers fan knows is “two dogs, one bone.” He says it every year around this time in reference to somebody's job. Mike Tomlin is a players coach, but he is very matter of fact about whether a player is competing...

Ranking The Top 10 NFL Offenses In 2018

Dec 10, 2017; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley (30) and quarterback Jared Goff (16) celebrate Gurley's touchdown in the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports
The NFL is a changing league. The days of the ground and pound are behind us and the air raid is in full force. However, an elite offense can't only be able to pass the ball. There are five components to an elite offense:...

Bears Open Training Camp With Community Party

With a recovering fan base that slowly warms to the blossoming franchise, the Chicago Bears decided to take full advantage of the amiableness and hosted a community event, a party of sorts, to kick off their training camp this past Friday. Nick-named the “Friday...

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When this season started the American League West was considered all but done. The Houston Astros were virtual locks to win the division. The...

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