Steelers sign former Browns Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden

For seven seasons, Joe Haden lined up against the Steelers’ top wideouts in a futile effort to lead the Browns’ defense back to glory. Now he’s on the other side of one of the league’s most one-sided rivalries.

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Haden signed a three-year, $27 million contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers Wednesday, flipping his allegiance from the AFC North’s worst team to one of its best. He’ll slip into a secondary in need of veteran leadership alongside second-year starters Artie Burns and Sean Davis.

How can Haden help the Steelers?: Pittsburgh has one of the league’s most explosive offenses, but the team’s front office has invested hard in returning the defense to its Steel Curtain roots. Haden is the latest first-round pick to join the roster, joining Cameron Heyward, Bud Dupree, Ryan Shazier, Burns, and T.J. Watt. His last two healthy seasons, in 2013 and 2014, resulted in Pro Bowl berths. At 28 years old, he’s still young enough to make an extended impact in his new home.

Belichick said moving on from Ealy now gave him a better shot to land Cheap Jerseys Made In China with a new team for the coming season, and Ealy got that.

“It gives him an opportunity about a week ahead of next Cheap Jerseys NFL week to hopefully create a better opportunity for himself,” Belichick said. “I think he deserved that. He did everything we asked him to do. It just didn’t work out for either one of us like we hoped it would.”

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Why Puig’s pimping, Dyson’s bunting weren’t worth getting mad about

Stay close to the fainting couch as you read this: We had two breaches of baseball etiquette late Wednesday night, and one of them involved Yasiel Puig.

Well, they were breaches by the strictest reading of the unwritten rulebook, the one that says “Thou Shalt Not Admire a Home Run for Too Long” and “Thou Shalt Not Bunt to Break Up a No-Hitter/Perfect Game.” (That’s actually how they’re unwritten.)

Let’s start with Puig. He watched his three-run homer a couple of beats too long for the Mets’ liking. The fourth-inning blow gave the Dodgers a 5-1 lead, and LA went on to win 8-2.

Mets first baseman Wilmer Flores jawed at Puig when Puig finally Cheap Jerseys Custom rounded first base. Puig almost stopped his trot to get in Flores’ face.

The chance that a Von Steuben Parade — or frankly, any parade — is happening at the same time is unlikely, and “borrowing” a car is unwise, but there are easy substitutes for both. Instead of dancing around and lip syncing to “”Danke Schoen” and “Twist and Shout,” head to the closest karaoke bar. Don’t joyride. Do go-kart.

While the players are getting their Ferris, Cameron, and Sloane on, the coaches will have their own roles to play. They’ll be roaming the city too, trying Cheap Jerseys Made In China to catch the players redhanded, Principal Rooney style. One coach will act as the Jeannie, a frenemy that gives players a free pass if their paths cross — but only once. — Sarah Hardy

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