Mikel Deck

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Pittsburgh Steelers: Why the Final 8 Games of the Season Still Matter

The 2013 Pittsburgh Steelers effectively ended the competitive phase of their season with a 55-31 drubbing at the hands of the New England Patriots. Losing football in the Steel City is a circumstance that many a young "yinzer" is not accustomed to enduring.<p>After all, this is a franchise that has …

San Francisco 49ers: Why Vernon Davis Is the Key to a Deep Playoff Run

Halfway through the 2013 season, the 49ers are in position to strike deep in the playoffs, a game and a half back of Seattle in the NFC West. After a shaky start to the year, San Francisco has rattled off five consecutive wins and, with the Seahawks having to sweat out close games against the Rams …

NFL picks and predictions 2013, Panthers vs. 49ers: San Francisco favored by experts

The San Francisco 49ers will beat the Carolina Panthers in Week 10, at least according to the experts.<p>The San Francisco 49ers will play host to the Carolina Panthers on Sunday in Week 10. San Francisco (6-2) is riding a five-game winning streak, while Carolina (5-3) is on a streak of four …

Steelers D tough on rookie QBs

Mitchell Leff/Getty Images<p>The Steelers defense has been tough on rookie quarterbacks.When the Buffalo Bills face the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, …

Wife tasered after Bears-Packers bet

The Green Bay Packers' loss to the Chicago Bears was particularly painful for one Packers fan who was tasered by her husband, who is a Bears fan, to …

QB Watch, Week 10: Can the Packers survive their biggest injury yet?

Everybody knows that Aaron Rodgers will be the starter in Green Bay for the next decade as long as he's healthy, but how many weeks will they be able to go on with his replacement?<p>The year 2013 has perhaps been one of the weirdest years in recent memory for the NFL, from Ray Lewis winning his swan …

Clay Matthews expects to play

Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews said he expects to return to action Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles after missing the team's past …

Aldon Smith expected to play

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- It appears Aldon Smith will play for the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday against the Carolina Panthers.<p>It will be the first game …

Terry Bradshaw coping with memory loss, depression

Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw says the physical pounding sustained during his NFL career affects his memory, creating bouts of depression and challenges related to his new Vegas-styled show.<p>Bradshaw, who won four Super Bowls with the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 1970s, is preparing to shift …