Rumor has it that the Pittsburgh Steelers have turned into a passing team. True the Steelers have one of the best trios of wide receivers in the NFL with Hines Ward, Plaxico Burress and Antwaan Randle El, but don't be fooled by the stats too much. If the Steelers are to be successful, they will do it by running the ball.
September 19, 2003
The Bengals must cut eight more players before Tuesday to reach the NFL's mandatory 65-player limit. The final cut-down date comes a week from Sunday on Aug. 31 when all teams must be down to 53 players. In all, the Bengals must release 20 players from their current roster. <br><br>Here's a quick run down of where each position group stands.
August 23, 2003
<b>GEORGETOWN, Ky. –</b> Kelley Washington missed the Bengals 28-13 opening preseason loss against the New York Jets this past Sunday because, according to comments made by his agent Glenn Rosenberg to The Cincinnati Post Monday evening, the doctor who performed surgery on the wide receiver's neck last November wanted to make sure himself that Cincinnati's third-round pick was OK to play.
August 11, 2003
<b>GEORGETOWN, Ky. –</b> Marvin Lewis had a goal of creating competition at every position in his first training camp. He can consider that goal met. Now it's just up for those competitions to produce players who can play at a higher level than what has been shown for the past 12 seasons.
August 6, 2003