PDA

View Full Version : Commissioner thanks Pittsburgh



Stlrs4Life
09-12-2009, 07:57 PM
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/steelers/s_642767.html?source=rss&feed=9&source=rss_teams_Pittsburgh_SteelersNFL Commissioner thanks Pittsburgh

Buzz up! (http://buzz.yahoo.com/buzz?publisherurn=pittsburgh_tribu&guid=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pittsburghlive.com%2Fx%2Fpit tsburghtrib%2Fs_642767.html)
By The Tribune-Review Saturday, September 12, 2009
Sign up now!
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/photos/2009-08-21/breakingnews-b.jpg (http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/membership/login.php) Home Delivery
http://www.pittsburghlive.com/img/story/subscribe_150.gif (http://www.tribtotalmedia.com/subscribe.php)

Letter from the commish
On behalf of the National Football League, I want to thank the fans and the city of Pittsburgh for helping us kick off the 2009 NFL season in such a memorable fashion.
Nearly 20 million Americans viewed the concert and the game, which ironically was the most-watched sporting event since the Steelers won the Super Bowl last February. Fans around the country were treated to the tremendous passion of Steeler Nation and a taste of your great city.
We could not have showcased these events without your city's support and hospitality. I want to thank Mayor (Luke) Ravenstahl for his leadership and also the numerous city workers who helped stage the week-long activities.
Sincerely,
Roger Goodell
NFL Commissioner


More Steelers headlines



Steelers thrive in no-huddle (http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/steelers/s_642762.html)
Polamalu likely out 3 to 6 weeks with injury (http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/steelers/s_642752.html)
Steelers beat the Titans, 13-10 (http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/steelers/s_642583.html)
Black and gold dominate free pregame concert (http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/steelers/s_642585.html)
Pittsburgh basks in glow of champions (http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/steelers/s_642574.html)
Steelers play second half without Polamalu (http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/steelers/s_642613.html)
Former Steelers receiver becomes decoy (http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/sports/steelers/s_642615.html)

blackngold29
09-12-2009, 10:38 PM
You're very welcome. Hopefully we'll be right back opening up the 2010 season.

LarryNJ
09-12-2009, 10:47 PM
I was surprised here that they talked so much about what a great game it was on talk radio. Usually they are nothing but homers.

Yes! Next year same time!

SteelerNC
09-12-2009, 10:52 PM
c ya next year commish :cope:

HUNT4SEVEN
09-13-2009, 12:17 AM
Yea and here's to u Commish:bigfinger::bigfinger::thumbdown1:

Dean Denton
09-13-2009, 04:48 AM
He's still a retard...I cant stand this tool....

Ironman
09-13-2009, 06:12 PM
Great commish, why don't you alter the game a little more and take away what makes football great. The Hines Ward rule is just pathetic...

PsychoWard
09-13-2009, 09:07 PM
wow most viewed since Superbowl pretty cool

Iron City South
09-14-2009, 10:57 AM
Goddell is the epitomy of a Corporate Capitalist Pig ..... meaning he puts revenue above everything and anything else.

The city of Pittsburgh doesn't need his letter thanking them for the viewership revenue.