The Steelers resigned veteran running back Verron Haynes to a one-year contract yesterday. Read why Haynes believes the injured leg is stronger than the other.
Pittsburgh running back Verron Haynes appeared on Sirius NFL Radio this week and talked about the Ravens, the Bengals, and his take on whether or not head coach Bill Cowher is going to retire.
December 31, 2006
LATROBE – At the end of every practice, running backs Willie Parker and Verron Haynes strip to their shorts and wave to friends, talk to family, sign autographs, and in general strut around like the one-two running punch of the Pittsburgh Steelers that they've become.
August 22, 2006
LATROBE – Verron Haynes used to wear t-shirts to get his messages across at training camp. Now he just says what's on his mind, and what's on his mind is Wednesday night's practice at Latrobe Stadium.
It's not a glamorous role; he doesn't get the glory, the fans don't chant his name as he exits the tunnel, and he'll never make big, big money. He only touches the ball four or five times a game, and comes up short more often than not.