18 incredible sports photos from Getty Images this week

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The sports world makes for a beautiful palette but individual images can get lost in the constant shuffle. Here are the best Getty Images sports photos from this week. Dante Pettis of the New York Giants scores on a 33-yard touchdown reception against the Dallas Cowboys during the second quarter at MetLife Stadium on Jan. 3, 2021, in […]

No, the Steelers shouldn’t fire Mike Tomlin after epic collapse to Browns

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Mike Tomlin and the Pittsburgh Steelers imploded at the end of the season, but he’s far from the actual problem. Six weeks ago, the Pittsburgh Steelers were perfect 11-0. and talk of a perfect season ending with a Super Bowl win was very much in the conversation. Since then, the Steelers imploded by finishing the season 1-5 debacle and […]

Ben Roethlisberger’s cap hit is going to screw the Steelers offseason plans

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Ben Roethlisberger’s contract represents a no-win situation for the Steelers. It’s going to screw up their offseason plans no matter what. The Steelers might be ready to make a change at quarterback heading into 2021, but it’s not going to be a simple process. The complicated nature of Ben Roethlisberger’s contract makes it a minefield […]

The Whiteboard: What’s behind the NBA’s sudden COVID spike?

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The Whiteboard is The Step Back’s daily basketball newsletter, covering the NBA, WNBA and more. Subscribe here to get it delivered to you via email each morning. The NBA’s COVID situation appears to be deteriorating rapidly. It was just Thursday night last week when the Philadelphia 76ers received word of a positive test result for […]

The 2020-21 NBA ‘Season Just Started’ Awards

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The NBA season is not even a month old but the award picture is already coming into focus. Here are the players who should win each award if the season ended today. Obsessing over awards is often a misguided way to analyze and follow sports. Even in a game like basketball, that champions individualism and […]