April 8th, 2014
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu is one of the most dynamic players in the NFL. Plus his hair is killer!
Below are 10 super cool facts about Troy Polamalu. Seven are true as the steel in Pittsburgh, but three are just out right lies.
Post in the comments field which two are not true.
10 Facts About Troy Polumalu
1. He was born in the Garden Grove, California.
2. In high school he played football, baseball and basketball!
3. Troy attended college at UCLA where he was named to the All-American team.
4. The Steelers drafted Troy with the 16th pick of the 2003 NFL Draft.
5. He scored more NFL RUSH Fantasy Football points than any other safety in 2013.
6. He has made the Pro Bowl eight times during his career.
7. He had a cameo in the 2012 film "The Dark Knight Rises."
8. Troy was named the AP Defensive Player of the Year in 2011.
9. A million-dollar insurance policy from Lloyd's of London was once taken out for his hair.
10. He has vowed to shave his head if the Steelers win the Super Bowl next year.
The made up facts in last week's Drew Brees post were:
1. Drew scored the most fantasy football points of any QB last season.
Drew was second to Peyton Manning
6. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the third round of the 2001 NFL Draft.
He was drafted in the 2nd round.
7. His uniform number (9) is the same number he wore in college.
Brees wore number 15 while at Purdue University.
9. He has made the Pro Bowl seven times in his career.
2014 made his eighth time.