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Do the Pittsburgh Steelers Really Have the Toughest NFL Schedule in 2015?

The numbers don't tell the whole story about the Steelers' slate in '15.
Do the Pittsburgh Steelers Really Have the Toughest NFL Schedule in 2015?

Pittsburgh SteelersAccording to the numbers, the Pittsburgh Steelers will face the toughest schedule in the NFL in 2015.

 

Which College Coaches Have Produced the Most NFL Draft Picks?

Steve Spurrier is nearing the century mark by our count
Which College Coaches Have Produced the Most NFL Draft Picks?

This is a big year for Steve Spurrier. Not only does the Head Ball Coach turn 70, he’ll also see his 100th player picked in the NFL Draft.

 

During his time as a head coach at South Carolina, Florida and Duke, Spurrier has coached 99 players who were selected in the following NFL Draft, the most among active coaches.

 

Many outlets will count how many NFL Draft picks a particular school or conference can call their own, but we haven’t seen the tally yet for head coaches.

 

Dallas Cowboys 2015 Football Schedule and Analysis

Athlon analyzes the Cowboys' 2015 football schedule.
Dallas Cowboys 2015 Football Schedule and Analysis

Dallas Cowboys 2015 Football ScheduleDeMarco Murray isn't in Dallas any longer but Jerry Jones is clearly thinking Super Bowl still. He's assembled a roster that appears poised to make a deep postseason run and finish what it couldn't a year ago.

 

The Cowboys have franchised Dez Bryant, signed Greg Hardy, brought in Darren McFadden and resigned a bunch of quality role players from last year's team.

 

Steve Byrnes’ Passing After Bristol Race Felt Throughout NASCAR

Tom Bowles goes “Through the Gears” following Matt Kenseth's victory at rain-soaked Bristol
Steve Byrnes’ Passing After Bristol Race Felt Throughout NASCAR

Bristol’s race this weekend was aptly titled the Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes and Stand Up To Cancer. It was a chance for the NASCAR community to give back, lending its support to one of its most respected broadcasters.

 

Oregon Ducks 2015 Football Schedule and Analysis

Athlon analyzes the Ducks '15 football schedule.
Oregon Ducks 2015 Schedule and Analysis

Oregon enters a season after losing in the national title game for the second time in six years.

 

This time, Mark Helfrich has to rebuild without the best player in school history. While finding a replacement for Marcus Mariota is critical, it's just one of many challenges the Ducks must overcome if they expect to repeat as Pac-12 champs in 2015.

 

Ranking the SEC College Towns (Expert Poll)

Athlon asked experts to rank their favorite towns in the SEC.
Ranking the SEC College Towns (Expert Poll)

The old saying “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” couldn’t be more true when it comes to ranking college towns.

 

Do you prefer larger metropolitan areas? Do you enjoy the isolated peace and quiet of a quaint small town? Cost of living, night life, food, culture, weather, surrounding geography and more go into evaluating a city.

 

Reds Manager Bryan Price Delivers Profane Rant for the Ages

77 expletives after game No. 13. High marks for degree of difficulty
Reds Manager Bryan Price Delivers Profane Rant for the Ages

Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price secured a spot among great managerial rants in baseball history with an expletive-filled tirade with reporters after Monday’s 6-1 win over the Brewers.

 

Responding to a question from C. Trent Rosencrans of the Cincinnati Enquirer on the status of All-Star catcher Devin Mesoraco, Price lit into accurate reports about roster moves concerning his team.

 

North Carolina Updates Football Uniforms With Argyle Design for 2015

The Tar Heels have updated their uniforms.
North Carolina Updates Football Uniforms With Argyle Design for 2015

North Carolina’s uniform is one of the best in the ACC, and the Tar Heels will open 2015 with a revamped design to the helmet, jersey and pants.

 

By no means is this a drastic redesign for North Carolina. However, the uniform features argyle on the uniform and helmet.

 

Here are more photos of North Carolina’s football uniforms for 2015:  

Tim Tebow Gets Another Chance, Signs with Philadelphia Eagles

Will Chip Kelly have the magic touch with the ex-Florida quarterback?
Tim Tebow Gets Another Chance, Signs with Philadelphia Eagles

Tim Tebow will receive at least one more shot at an NFL career after signing a one-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday.

 

The 2007 Heisman winner and two-time national champion at Florida participated in an offseason workout for Philadelphia on Monday.

 

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