|Oct. 14, 20151:31 PM PT2:31 PM MT3:31 PM CT4:31 PM ET20:31 GMT4:31 AM 北京时间1:31 PM MST3:31 PM EST3:31 PM CT0:31 UAE (+1)16:31 ET19:31 - Heyward tweeted on Wednesday that the league penalized him for writing "Iron Head" on his eye black during a game. Heyward's father, Craig, spent a decade as a running back in the NFL and went by the nickname "Ironhead" for his physical style of play. Craig Heyward died in 2006 at the age of 39 following a lengthy battle with cancer.
Analysis: Heyward said he would like to appeal the fine, though "I don't know where I would get with that."
|July 16, 20155:57 PM PT6:57 PM MT7:57 PM CT8:57 PM ET0:57 GMT8:57 AM 北京时间5:57 PM MST7:57 PM EST7:57 PM CT4:57 UAE (+1)20:57 ET23:57 - The Pittsburgh Steelers signed Heyward to a new six-year contract on Thursday that will keep him with the team through 2020.
Analysis: The 26-year-old Heyward was entering the final year of the rookie contract he signed after the Steelers took him with the 31st overall selection of the 2011 draft. He set a career high and tied for the team lead with 7 1/2 sacks in 2014 as Pittsburgh won the AFC North title.