Bill Cowher may have had a losing season last year for Pittsburgh, but the Steelers organization seemed to realize that patience is key to their success.
The team signs their head coach to a 2-year contract extension through 2007. Cowher's only had 3 losing years in his 12 head coaching seasons, all with Pittsburgh. Cowher's brought the Steelers to 1 Super Bowl and he's won 7 division titles. He is the longest-tenured active head coach in the NFL.
WHIZ has learned that Doug Stevens will take his pitching skills to Otterbein. The Newark Catholic grad and 3-time state baseball champ decided roughly one week ago over schools like Muskingum, Walsh and Ohio Dominican.
Stevens told WHIZ that he fell in love early with Otterbein when he first visited the campus during football season. However, as of now, he will only play baseball with the Cardinals. The Otterbein football program has told Stevens he has a spot on the team...
Former Buckeye Eddie George decided he liked Texas enough to make his second career stop there.
The running back signs with Dallas in an incentive-laden one-year deal that could be worth up to $4.5 million dollars. George started his career with the Houston Oilers.
In his 8-year career, George has never missed a game on his way to over 10,000 yards rushing. However, his yards-per-carry average over the last three years dwindled to 3.2 yards a touch... and he couldn't...