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‘Joe Greene: A Football Life’ Premieres Friday Night

If your looking to get your mind off of the Pittsburgh Steelers 26-6 loss to the Baltimore Ravens Thursday night, make sure to tune in to the NFL Network Friday night as the fourth season of the three-time Emmy-nominated series ‘A Football Life’ kicks off with a profile of Steelers Hall of Famer Joe Greene. The one-hour, NFL Films-produced documentary, which will air at 9:00...
Via Steelers Depot
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers Honor a Legend: “Mean” Joe Greene

On Wednesday, July 30, the Pittsburgh Steelers announced that they will retire jersey number 75 in honor of the amazing contributions that Charles Edward Greene (aka “Mean” Joe Greene) made to the Steelers organization. Greene had an incredible 13 years career as an elite football player and was the “cornerstone” of one of the most feared Defenses in NFL history.” Greene...
Via Football Nation
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers Will Officially Retire Joe Greene’s #75

Here’s a story I’m happy to write. The Pittsburgh Steelers have decided to formally retire Hall of Fame defensive tackle Joe Greene’s #75 jersey. No Steeler has worn that number since the legendary Mean Joe, and now no Steeler will ever wear it again. Joe Greene is the greatest and most important player in this franchise’s history, and I wrote about him a few years ago:...
Via Blitzburgh Blog
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers Rookie Le'Veon Bell wins award

LeVeon Bell was named the 2013, Pittsburgh Chapter of Pro Football Writers of Americas annual awards. Bell, the Steelers second-round draft selection in 2013, received the Joe Greene Great Performance Award, given to the Steelers outstanding rookie. Bell has started 12 straight games at running back after missing the seasons first three games due to a foot injury. Bell has 770 r...
Via College2Pro.com
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Did ‘Mean Joe’ See This Coming?

Back in May, Pittsburgh Steelers’ Hall of Famer ‘Mean’ Joe Greene officially retired from his duties in the team’s front office. Greene did not leave quietly and had some parting comments as he left the organization he had been with since 1969. I went back and re-visited some of what I wrote the day after his announcement and I can’t help but wonder if his words shouldn’t...
Via Steel City Blitz
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

‘Who’s Joe Greene?’ – Fans’ Reaction Following Steelers 1969 NFL Draft

On Monday, Hall of Famer Joe Greene retired from the Pittsburgh Steelers personnel department and I couldn't help but think about the story in the Jan 28, 1969 edition of The Pittsburgh Press following the selection of Greene in the first round of the NFL draft.  The fan reaction almost reads like modern day tweets on Twitter following a draft. I don't know who the author...
Via Steelers Depot
May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Greene retires from Steelers job

Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Famer Joe Greene is stepping down from his role in the team's player personnel department. Greene announced his retirement on Monday. He had spent the past nine years as a special assistant for pro and college personnel for general manager Kevin Colbert. The 66-year-old Greene says he enjoyed his time scouting for the Steelers and will miss working...
Via Fox Sports
May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Joe Greene steps down from Steelers' scouting role

Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Famer Joe Greene is stepping down from his role in the team's player personnel department. Greene announced his retirement on Monday. He had spent the last nine years as a special assistant for pro and college personnel for general manager Kevin Colbert. The 66-year-old Greene says he enjoyed his time scouting for the Steelers and will miss working...
Via AP on Fox
May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Mean Joe Greene Commercial To Be Re-Done...By Downy?

I'm sure most of us have seen this commercial, probably multiple times. But on Sunday, we're going to be seeing Mean Joe Greene again...only he won't be shilling Coca-Cola. Downy, you know, the fabric softener company, is bringing Greene back for a commercial during Super Bowl Sunday. Instead of getting a bottle of Coke, Greene will instead be getting a bottle of Downy...
Via Awful Announcing
February 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Mean Joe Greene Scores 8th Round KO, 2nd Win in Comeback

Greg Cohen of Greg Cohen Promotions wishes to congratulate his fighter, super middleweight contender "Mean" Joe Greene (23-1, 15 KOs), for his KO 8 over Jackson, Tennessee's Nathan Bedwell at the Frank Cochran Center in Meridian, Mississippi, on Saturday night. The quick victory was Greene's second since his comeback began in October. He took more than a year...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 31, 2012  |  Discuss
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