Hampton will be making his third straight trip to the NFL's annual all-star game as one of the top defensive linemen in the league. The Steelers first-round draft pick (19th overall) in the 2001 NFL Draft, Hampton helped Pittsburgh finish the 2007 regular season ranked first in the league in total defense, allowing just 266.4 yards per game.
Mike Tomlin: Undefeated Steelers looked 'really junior varsity' despite win
In the aftermath of a ridiculously long Week 12, the Steelers collected an important 19-14 win over the Ravens. Coach Mike Tomlin was hardly pleased with his team's performance though, characterizing it as "really junior varsity."
Amid tough times, QB Trace McSorley's 70-yard TD throw provides highlight for Ravens
Most often inactive, QB Trace McSorley appeared in just his second NFL game and, though it was just briefly, brought the Ravens back to life with a thrilling 70-yard touchdown to Marquise Brown that stood as the largest highlight of Wednesday's game.