Melvin Cornell Blount (born April 10, 1948 in Vidalia, Georgia) is a former Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back, five-time Pro Bowler and Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee.
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need to change mojo, do I wear Mel Blount throwback or Pouncey Super Bowl patch jersey tomorrow at the game?
but Mel Blount totally would have made that play.
Mel Blount realist most physical corner to ever to play the game
I would like Mel Blount jersey or Le'veon Bell..
Yea CJ had Mel Blount's help but Mel ain't making him jump 46 inches and running 4.4
Derek Moye released over CJ Goodwin. Mel Blount must REALLY have some pull.
Mel Blount. All-time great CB, founded AppleBees, wears a big stetson hat.
Thank you and I'm a die-hard Steeler Fan!! Favorite player of all time is Mel Blount, the best corner to play the game.
- can we sign Rod Woodson and Mel Blount?
Do you think Donnie Shell, Mel Blount and Mike Wagner can still play? Good grief.
yeah I do but I believe more in rules back in the days of Mel Blount so I'm a bit of an extremist. Too flag happy 4 sure tho
yep it's a passing league. In the middle of writing a post about the emphasis on the "Mel Blount" Rule.
Dog I don't ever wanna hear the name Josh Wilson ever again. Worst cover corner in history. Made Ade Jimoh look like Mel Blount.
You have to play better defense, the Jack Ham, Jack Lambert, Mel Blount, defense, never looked that bad.
To be BLoUNT, the Chili Kickoff Cookoff for Make-A-Wish is only 47 days away! Do you have your tickets yet? Mel...
Craig Campbell and Mel Blount are from Lyons, Georgia not Vidalia, Georgia! Good lord!
in 1989 Vidalia-native and former Pittsburgh Steelers great Mel Blount was inducted into the Pro F…
This started way before Putin and you know it. I have seen Mel Blount do just as bad in the 70's.
lol! It'll be fun. We are going on a pub crawl,ducky tour, game,a Mel Blount fundraiser and more. 15yrs I've waited
Charlie Brown, Homer Simpson and Elmer Fudd then shame on you guys: Mel Blount and Shaq
Great stuff by our freshmen at Mel Blount youth home.
Steeler Hall of Famer Mel Blount is No. 20 on Louisiana's list of all-time top 51... (via
Can't wait for the first time 2014 Collingsworth says "What's wrong with the Steelers?" Still has dents in his head from Mel Blount.
What? Acquiring LeGarrette Blount? Y'all may as well go get Mel Blount...
Southern's not all Hall of Famers Mel Blount and Aeneas Williams share via
.Jealous! Are you going to wear the jersey or carry it and wear your Mel Blount jersey?.
In my mind, Williams was second only to Mel Blount in that era.
He was very good, but when I think of elite NFL CBs I think of Deion Sanders, Rod Woodson, Darrell Green & Mel Blount.
A great group of Hall of Famers including my former teammate Mel Blount.
oh I know but I was a twinkle in my dad eyes when Mel Blount went it
If you're a football fan and don't know who Mel Blount is, don't talk to me
Props to Aeneas Williams for paying homage to HOFer Mel Blount. One of my fave players of all time
Aeneas Williams gives Mel Blount a shoutout as another former Southern University player to make it to Canton.
Southern has two and they are Aeneas Williams and Mel Blount. Not a bad two players to have enshrined.
S/O 2 Mel Blount...who I saw this past fall...still looking good!
Mel Blount went to the Southern too
Grandkids and The Pittsburgh Steelers are what make her happy...and tonight it was her beloved Steelers from the '70s that made her smile. It was a concert to see Official Terry Bradshaw, and five seats beside us was Franco Harris, and a little further down was Mel Blount and Rocky Bleier...all so gracious and willing to let me take a photo of them with Mom.
Chuck Noll, who coached the Steelers to four Super Bowl titles, died today. RIP Coach!! He won in'74, '75,'78, and '79. Joe Greene, Terry Bradshaw, Franco Harris, Jack Lambert, Mel Blount, Lynn Swann, Jack Ham,John Stallworth all made the HOF
Just sayin.I am a bourn and raised Pittsburgh Steeler Fan...I grew up in Homewood .My dad and mom grew up in Pittsburgh...Hermatage street.My grandmas house.going to Nesbits corner store to get candy and treats in my young years...This is crazy.!...I rememer when my Gandma Norman bought me a Fire truck set.all movable parts!...Her House was huge...3 flores...!.My dad and my uncle Busy took us to see the Steelers camp.Got Joe Greene,Mel Blount,Rocky Bliar, Franco Harris,Dwight White,Terry Bradshaw.Autographs.My uncle was a promoter for the Steelers...!...Then I came to Carolina and played with the Foxfier Steelers and won a championship!...With Claud Slaton, BoBo Walker,Monfred Bowden,John Norman,John Harvey,Pierre Brown ,Popey Crespo,Keith Crespo,Darrel Bassant,Dan Norman,Pierre "The Assin"Browne,Putts Cohen,Rodney Kinlaw,Kim "Newdels" Byrom,The Grayson boys Big Charles Lovelace and his sis Donna.The Potts Girls.all 100 of them...Lol (starting with Sherl..lol)...but let me stop naming names cause I could ...
As a boy growing up in football-fanatical Western Pennsylvania, little Dan Marino wanted to be part of The Steel Curtain. Marino was consumed by the Pittsburgh Steelers, whose ruthless defense helped define the NFL during the 1970s. This weekend, the Hall of Fame quarterback will get a chance to hang around with Joe Greene, Terry Bradshaw, Lynn Swann and the other football heroes who shaped his childhood. ''I can't wait,'' Marino said. ''It reminds me of when I was a kid. I can't wait to see those old Steelers like Jack Lambert and Mel Blount.'' Marino, Jim Brown, Joe Namath, Don Shula, Bruce Smith and nearly 100 members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame are getting together for a two-day, inaugural ''Fan Fest,'' an unprecedented event that will include the signature bronzed busts of the gridiron immortals from Canton. Fans will have a chance to mingle with the greats, who will conduct ''chalk talk'' sessions on next week's draft, sign autographs and share stories from their playing days. The layout on the ...
we can go wayyy back and name people in the convo Mel Blount, willie brown, the raiders had 2 shutdown I forget the names
If you can take a player from the past and match him up against a present day player who would you like to see go up against each other and if not individual players what teams personally I would like to see Mel Blount go up against Calvin Johnson and the Steelers 75 defense against the present-day Broncos
ummm Mel Blount was big name in the 70's & Rod Woodson to the 90's. The steelers went away from that & we did ok. Yes we
Pittsburgh Steelers (Mean Joe Greene, Mel Blount, Team Prayer) 9 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in custom framed collectibles. $12 ea or all 3 for $30.oil city
Key plays by juniors Jibri Blount (son of Steelers hall of famer Mel Blount) & Josh Williams help advance to regionals over Alliance
I posted this on January 25th! I would say I was pretty accurate! In eight days, we are going to introduce Peyton and his receivers to the LOB! The Legion of Boom! And they are not going to be nice! In fact they are going to be flat out nasty! The LOB is led by Richard Thomas, Byron Maxwell, Earl Thomas and Cam Chancellor! This is an old school secondary, I'm talking Mel Blount, Donnie Shell, Jack Tatum and Ronnie Lot old school, elbow to the ribs off the line of scrimmage, come across the middle if you want to, stop crying to the officials you sissy's, man on man football the way it was meant to be played! They are tired of hearing about Peyton and his golden arm! They are mad about how Sherman as been treated, and they are looking to make a statement! And that is just what they are going to do!
PLEASE READ ENTIRE POST - I am raffling chances to win an Authentic Full Size Pittsburgh Steelers Helmet autographed in silver sharpie by the following Hall of Famers: Terry Bradshaw, Mean Joe Greene, Jack Lambert, Mel Blount, Jack Ham, Franco Harris and Coach Chuck Noll. Included is an acrylic display case with wooden base. All moneys raised will go to 16 year old Taylor Thoryk, a junior from Wyoming Valley West High School who was recently diagnosed with leukemia. Taylor is receiving chemotherapy at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville and all funds will help her and her family with all of the expenses that they are incurring. Taylor is the niece of our dear friend, Jennifer Ghannam Gardner. Each chance is $10 and I will only sell 100 chances with the hopes of donating $1,000 to Taylor and her family at a benefit to be held at the Pierce Street Deli, Kingston on March 7, 2014. I will draw the winner at the benefit. This helmet is worth at least $1,500-all signatures were obtained in person by me. I will ...
Join Tunch Ilkin, Hines Ward, Mel Blount, Craig Wolfley, Franco Harris and many others on March 10-15, 2014 on the Brilliance of the Seas
Donnie Shell, JT Thomas, Mel Blount in that group early on?
Mel Blount, Jack Tatum, Donnie Shell, Steve Atwater .. nasty nasty hitters, drop the hammer on you for reals
right here. Last 4 digits of phone # is Neil O'Donnell & Mel Blount or Scott Shields, whichever floats your boat.
Alabama State University head football coach Reggie Barlow was elected to the Southwestern Athletic Conference Hall of Fame, the conference announced today. Barlow will be officially inducted on Thursday, December 5 in Houston, Texas at the Westin Hotel Galleria and take part in festivities during SWAC Football Championship Weekend. Joining Barlow in the SWAC Class of 2013 is James 'Jimmy' Jones (Grambling State), Charles Ruth (Mississippi Valley State), James 'Jim' Osborne (Southern), Carol V. Cummings (Prairie View A&M), Bob Hopkins (Grambling State) and Richard P. Myles Sr. (Alcorn State). The official announcement was made Wednesday as Barlow joins some of the greatest players to ever compete in the legendary conference, such as track and field Olympians Rodney Milburn and Willie Davenport, pro football Hall of Famers Mel Blount, Kenny Houston, Walter Payton, Jackie Slater, Jerry Rice and Deacon Jones, and baseball Hall of Famer Lou Brock. "It's a blessing," said a very reflective Barlow, the former H ...
Diva receivers never had to face a Mel Blount or a Jack Tatum. That would shut them up right quick.
Cris Collingworth still suffering the ill effects of all those Mel Blount shots to the head.
I think it also is the reason QB numbers are so crazy. You couldn't have these numbers when guys like Mel Blount played
How cool, steeler great, mel blount, talkin with all the kids and answered questions. Great speaker for a kids' banquet
That Ray dude from Pitt that just picked off the ND qb in the endzone. I met that dude at the mel blount youth home 2 yrs ago. Realcool dude
*sigh* Memories. The Steel Curtain.Mel Blount...Donnie Shell...John Stallworth...Rocky Bleier...4 Super Bowls in 6 seasons.it was the Best of Times.
My daughter got to meet Mel Blount today :) got her pic taken, she was excited to meet a former steeler.
Q3: What WR had one reception in his entire career and, remarkably, that one reception was a touchdown where he beat Mel Blount in a SB?
Just saw Mel Blount.. Lol he just ate at Rialto.. And I got to make the food!
I know a lot of y'all wideouts is happy they made that Mel Blount rule years ago cuz y'all ain't bout that 5 yard action y'all rather line up off the line but u can still get this work.
Got to meet Mel Blount today at work
For you youngins out there who think Deion Sanders is the best cornerbacc in nfl history I got news for you ure wrong. A he had to leave Atlanta to win his 2 Super Bowls with the 49ers and the Cowboys. B Darrell Green was just as fast ran bacc punts and kiccoffs is also in Hall of Fame and won his rings with the team that drafted him the Redskins C Mel Blount is the BEST corner that ever played football all with the Pittsburgh Steelers 4 Rings yes FOUR and he was the most physical cornerbacc eva and he did something Deion never did and that's make taccles not on receivers but on running baccs outta the baccfield Deion didn't want no parts of that MEL BLOUNT DID GOOGLE HIM TO!
This Calvin Johnson/Deion talk is annoying.i know a couple of corners that would have dug in Calvin's *** y'all ever heard of Mel Blount,aneas Williams,Chris Mcallister,a young champ bailey
having said that, do I go with Mel Blount or Rod Woodson?...and if nobody votes, then i hate you all
We just got a bunch of autographed items that we are bringing to Open House - donated by a former CM graduate! We are going to do these as a silent auction. If you are interested on bidding, please see us at Open House or email yearbookThe items are: - autographed, game-used, hockey puck from Mario Lemieux - autographed picture, Jerome Bettis - autographed picture, Dermontti Dawson - autographed picture, Franco Harris - autographed picture, Jack Hamm (Hall of Fame added to signature) - autographed picture, Mel Blount - autographed picture, Marc-Andre' Fleury (with Stanley Cup) - autographed baseball card, Jerome Bettis - autographed baseball card, Dermontti Dawson - autographed baseball card, Hines Ward
isn't that the Mel Blount rule so the CB can't rough up the WR at the line?
AFTER I get a Mel Blount or a Mean Joe though.
I can't disagree with any if those picks. Fantastic read. Was Mel Blount considered? Rule changes cuz of him, right??
Was there ever a more physically intimidating CB than Mel Blount ?
I'm giving away: Mel Blount 1982 Topps. Check it out -
John Taylor breaks past Mel Blount for a big gain
Video just posted of the nephew of legend/NFL Hall-of-Famer Mel Blount -- and it's pretty good:
We have been playing the 'sack the qb before he cab throw' defense since Mel Blount left. All hope is in Shamarko, why do we do this
Castle Shannon is shuddering at approval of a BaltRaven. Pls recant by saying "Mel Blount is the man" 100 times.
are going to be pulling Mel Blount out of retirement at this rate.
Rod Woodson, Troy Polamalu talking in end zone at camp. Add in Mel Blount, and you'd have three greatest steelers CBs ever.
Those wondering how/why Mel Blount changed defensive rules, check this out. Mel towers over Bruce Smith...in 2013
Just got to stop and visit Mel Blount's Youth Home! What a great place and amazing job they do with children! It's pretty…
Check out this photo gallery!...Pitt Football Freshman Spend Time at Mel Blount Youth Home
and Mel Blount would have separated Bavaro's head from his shoulder, gotten up and knocked someone else silly. Times change.
PrimeTime and Mel Blount. Both are the reason for the term: "throw to the other side of the field"
Had to bet Mel Blount, he was the reason they changed the rule to the five yard bump!
and Brian Dawkins. Mel blount was better in deion
Story on TE Scott Orndoff who joined us this morning:.
Freshman TE Scott Orndoff talks about the Panthers' visit to Mel Blount Youth Home at 7:20 on
can I get a steelers one. Jack lambert, Troy polomalu, Mel Blount, and Jerome bettis.
6 players have led the league in INTs and won a SB: Emmitt Thomas, *** Anderson, Mel Blount, Barry Wilburn, Brian Kelly, and Darren Sharper
Forget Darrelle Revis, Mel Blount is the best corner to ever play the game.
is that Mel Blount who snagged that ground rule double?
are you goin to Mel Blount Saturday!?
My prayers go out to Melony Mason Mark Teddy Howell and Cierra Icybeendoinit Howell today as they lay a son/brother to rest today my god be with you all as ya go throu this time or grievement. Things will get better in time sorry I couldn't make it
Thursday Night throwback, me and Mel Blount putting hands on these boyz.
They had a segment on me and sherm and Mel Blount puttin hands on these boyz
for - Jim Lachey and - Mel Blount (basically created a rule because of him)
Teenage employee injured in ATV accident at Mel Blount Youth Home:
trivia. Cornerback Mel Blount was inducted into Pro Hall of Fame in 1989 the year same year as what other great Steeler?
Mel Blount Youth Home says it was an employee - not a child - who was injured in ATV crash today. Was responsive and able to call for help.
Rider injured in ATV crash at Mel Blount Youth Home...
A rider was injured in an ATV accident at the Mel Blount Youth Home today. Rider was pinned beneath ATV & had to be airlifted to Pittsburgh.
Medical helicopter to Buffalo Twp for quad accident @ Mel Blount Drive
Update on the buffalo twp accident: this is at the Mel Blount youth home. MedEvac is on final approach to landing zone.
Know what really grinds my gears? Fake *** wanna be heat fans talking about we took this and we took that...We all know you wasnt a heat fan before Lebron came...Most of yall wasnt heat fans when they won it with Wade, Shaq, and Zo. Sad thing is, most of yall "heat fans" dont even know who Zo is,lol. You are all LeBron fans, and that is ok, just stop fronting like you are heat fans cause you are just lying to yourself.
He is my Vote. I'm going Mel Blount! Pittsburgh's finest!
"Nearly 20 current and alumni players from each decade of Steelers history are confirmed to take the trip with more being added each week. Tunch Ilkin and Craig Wolfley will serve as the cruise hosts with Steelers guests including Hines Ward, Franco Harris, Mel Blount, Andy Russell, Greg Lloyd, Willie Parker, Aaron Smith, Chris Hoke, Robin Cole, J.T. Thomas, Gary Dunn, Antwaan Randle El and more." I WANT TO GO, Gregg!!!
OMG I want go! Toya Boxley, Jessica DoingMe Boxley, Miauna Connor, Naomi Evera Ward, Nicole Boxley I know you are with me!
47 Days till' Game, and # of former Hall of Famer Mel Blount.
think about Mike Webster, Jack Ham, Jack Lambert, Mel Blount and Joe Greene before Swann. That's just me though.
Thanks for bringing such a great person and athlete to Dubois!! You and Mel Blount are class acts!!!
Got to meet Mel Blount, Former Pittsburgh Steeler, and shook his hand at community days!!
A lot of my childhood memories involve my cousins. We didnt all live close but we were together enough and we had FUN. They are times that make me smile. My brothers dont have kids yet but Im thankful for Jamails kids,neice, and nephews giving my kids similiar memories. P.s-thanks to my aunts n uncles and my parents for making family events a priority. As an adult I now realize how exhausting it probably was..lol
George Halas, Don Shula,Bill Walsh,Vince Lombardi,Chuck Noll are in the top 5 all time greatest coaches.Noll.right there.he shouldnt be there.He had loads of talent that never moved anyplace else.
Happy Father's Day Weekend! What's a great memory you've had with your dad that makes u smile when u think about it?
No mel blount best cornerback ever . Dion 2
If you’re a Steelers fan, how would you like to hang out with current and former players? What about having dinner or a conversation with them all while cruising to the Bahamas?
Who's ready for another chance to win 2 tickets to see Creedence Clearwater Revisited, live at the Harv, on Friday, June 14! The first person to answer the question correctly, including spelling, who has not previously won a Creedence Clearwater Revisited trivia question, will win a pair of tickets to the June 14 show! Here is your next question: Stu Cook was also a member of what country - rock group?
That love where u argue back and forth between each other about who loves who more until one of yall pulls out a gun and shoots the other or stabs the other just because the argument got that heated. lol
Just introduced my son Parker to former Steeler great, Hall of Famer and past employer of mine, Mel Blount. Impressive man in stature, faith, determination and handshake.
What a great time at the Johnson's . Sure good to see the Iowa group and good to meet some more of the Blount family!! Love you all!! Thanks for the memories and Happy Birthday Mel!!!
Had a good day today. Got to go to Day out with Dad at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Took the kids and my best friend Dan Mercer. We got to do a lot of fun things and even met Mel Blount which was really cool even though he played for the Steelers.
Wth did me and my wife buy this *** DVD player when we have the PS3!? It's been on the shelf collecting dust and we only used it like 4 or 5 times in 3 years!!
Watching and it got me thinkin. Best Secondary ever?: Ronnie Lott, Jack Tatum, + Mel Blount. Thoughts?
Top 5 Steelers of all time, according to Bleacher Report: 1. Joe Greene, 2. Jack Lambert, 3. Mel Blount, 4. Franco Harris, 5. Jack Ham. Pretty amazing list. Happy that I have met all of them; they're all great guys, as well as incredible athletes.
My defense is a 3/4 with Lawrence Taylor and Ted Hendrix at OLB. Ray Lewis and Jack Lambert at ILB. My D-Lineman are Bruce Smith, Cortez Kennedy @ NT and Joe Green. My all time secondary is Ronnie Lott @ SS, Ed Reed @ FS, Deion and Mel Blount are my CB's. Bill Walshi is my coach and Buddy Ryan is my DC. I dare somebody to beat that squad!
I think corners & safetys could play now off the top. Mel Blount, Mike Haynes, Lester Hayes, Jack Tatum
Mel Blount was so good they had to change the rules
Oh boy...quite a few of you need to fill this out.
Ronde Barber to Hall? 12 corner only guys in Canton. Barney,Deion, DGreen, , Renfro, Mel Blount..check the list. R.B not in their league!
Top 5. Dad said Mel Blount was better. Never saw Night Train
Toughest NFL Lineman ever along with the toughest NFL Wide Receiver ever. Mean Joe Greene and Hines Ward.
We are thankful for the work that Joe Greene has done for the Steeler's over the years. Also thankful to have him as a supporter of MBYH! Good luck Joe!
WHAT?! Next thing ya know Mel Blount is gonna retire & get in tax trouble & Lynn Swann will retire & own a failing Arena team
My boy chuck and mel blount with ms cash
I think number 47 is a good number if you were allowed. John lynch, Mel Blount, and also Micheal Irvin wore it in college.
47 would fit good also.. Mel Blount. Come to Pittsburgh son, want to see you in Black and Yellow...
Lester Hayes Hanford Dixon Frank Minefield Mel Blount were the guys I took after
Dads: Join us and HOFer Mel Blount on June 8th for our annual Day Out With Dad Event. Info and tickets:
You need to hit up the big dogs. Sonia Norwood, Mel Blount. Grads w/ money or connections.
you have now, he and Mel Blount are my favorites by far
Might as well, the NFL started dying the day they quit allowing Mel Blount to body slam people anyway.
is today's trivia winner! The answer is 1970: Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount.
the answer is Draft of 1970: Terry Bradshaw with the first pick and Mel Blount with 53rd pick.
Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount HOFers from the 1970 Steelers draft class.
oh well that's not debatable then the best will have to be Mel Blount
1970 when they drafted Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount.
That was the 1970 draft class with Mel Blount and Terry Bradshaw
1970 draft class w/ our 4 time winning superbowl QB Terry Bradshaw & Mel Blount was also part of that draft class!
: in 1970 the drafted Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount
its the of 1970. Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount.
Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount draft class of 1970
1970 Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount both elected in 1989
The draft class of 1970 had 2 HOF'ers who were Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount
that would be 1970 Terry And Mel. Bradshaw and Blount for those that are
in 1970 Mel Blount and Terry Bradshaw were both drafted by the Steelers and elected to HOF in 1989
It was the 1970s draft class which included Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount.
It was 1970 Draft with Terry Bradshaw on the 1st round and Mel Blount on the 3rd round
The 1970 draft class had two HOFers, Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount
.the 1970 draft class with Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount as the HOFs
must have been 1970, Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount!
The 1970 draft class with 2 HOFers, Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount
Mel Blount and Terry Bradshaw from the 1970 draft.
1970 Draft and they were Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount
Ted Day and Darius Cunningham played defense the way that Mel Blount played CB and with the speed of Night-Train Lane.
Quari, leyia, and layah and dere cuzzo jorden with mel Mel Stackz Lasherri Nacole Blount
To James Harrison: thank you for giving the Steelers and the City of Pittsburgh 2 World Titles and being the guy opposing QB's feared for the better part of a decade. You picking off Kurt Warner and running it back 99 yds.for a pick-6 and then collapsing for air in the end zone in SB XLIII will forever be a part of Steelers lore. You have joined the likes of Jack Lambert, Jack Ham, Joe Greene,Mel Blount in the lineage of great Steelers defensive players. This Pittsburgh boy thanks you for your service and for cementing the Steelers as the greatest franchise in pro sports.
Ok like for the steelers comment for da cowgirls And who gives a fuk if da cowgirls are americas team they dont have 6 ring like da steelers
Pops & Smilez bring you info on their new online Music show case show, were they interview artist, play artist videos, Music and more to give exposure to unk...
Just had my last straw with The Fan Morning Show. These guys just serenaded Willie *** like he's Mel Blount.
From the Class of 2011 & legend MEL BLOUNT attends the 2013 Enshrinement Ceremony.
Mel Blount made the NFL change the rules he was such as physical corner.
.Um yeah... then you guys changed the rules to make Mel Blount less effective.
53 days to 53 is also the pick used by the to select Mel Blount in the 1970 draft:
Controversial Question Time, do you honestly believe that sometimes refs will purposely make bad calls to help out a team? I hear people talk and debate about this a lot, so whats your opinion on it. - Kyle
You know what makes me laugh? All these New England/Tom Brady haters! They go on about how much "special treatment" Brady gets, and people get mad because after Brady got hurt for the season in '08 some rule changed and now people point to Brady for it. Hold on just a minute, what about the Defensive Holding call? We can all thank the 70's Steelers for that one, Mel Blount and all those guys held all the way down field until players complained to the league about it then the rule changed. How come nobody want's to talk about that and point fingers at them and the players that complained? Because its not New England everyone hates them! Then they wanna say New England was basically "Left Off the hook" with "Spy Gate." We got a 1st round pick taken away, Belichick was fined $500,000 and the organization was fined I believe too. We payed for "Spy Gate" if there was one! And they wanna compare it to "Bounty Gate" and say New Orleans received a more harsh punishment, they got a 2nd-round pick taken away, 2 co ...
Just meet one of the greatest if not the greatest DBs in NFL history. That is mr Mel Blount. What a nice and personable man he is. We sat there BSing for about 10 minutes. The shape he looks in no doubt he could suit up and still be the best corner we have now.
... and Rod Woodson at Saftey, and Mel Blount at CB...
Why is the Donna and the Disney Run on the same day? UGH! Leigh Toussant Gurr,Monica Blount and Lisa Jackson let me know if your wanting to change? And let me know about GA.:)
Here I go again, I did not know that Aretha Franklin had babies at age 14 and 15. WOW!
Who is the best defensive back of all time? ~DaBears34
*** Night Train Lane, Jim Thorpe, Rod Woodson, Mel Blount. All guys that I could argue. I said Sapp was one of not the best.
I have to let two out of the five go which ones decisions decisions decisions.
JiVell Ft. Amanda J. - "It's All Good" was played in this small piece of the film "Homeboys". Congrats to the artists.
I got a question for everyone. Does anyone remember those football cards that you could get from cops if you stopped them?
Good morning FB! Not feeling too well today, but trying to make it through. I know God got me. Pray for me.
Delays: Charles Street bus services. Due to an incident at stands HJ & HK at Haymarket Bus Station the stands have been taken out of use. Until further notice the following services will change stands: •Services 21 (Blount Road)/21a (Ivychurch Crescent) is using stand HD. •Service 12 (Park Rise) is using stand HG.
dude lambert was They were talking about Mel Blount killing two dudes.. oh my
Mel Blount was one of the best db's ever!
Mel Blount at 6. One of the best CB's of all time
It has been going that way for the past 30 years, since our boy Mel Blount ruled WR's.
If Mel Blount was white he would still be as successful as he is today.Just cuz you don't like him doesn't mean you need to post it on here
NFL rules trivia: On a fake punt, the punter takes the snap and throws a pass to one of the gunners. The gunner was jammed at the line, and the defender keeps blocking him while the pass is in the air. The contact prevents the gunner from catching the pass, which falls incomplete. What's the call?
if you are watching tv, turn to the NFL network now to see the greatest cornerback-punt returner-kick returner that ever stepped on the field. PRIME TIME, NEON Deion Sanders. the best to ever play the game.
How much money would it take to get y'all to place a 3* "Mel Blount Rule" Mel Blount in my inventory? 1 of 1 of course?
There is a young man named Devin Fleming a 6-4 190 DB at Alcorn St that needs to be watched.He is a Mel Blount clone.
Yes congrats to this guy Fleming he is a Mel Blount type of DB at 6-4 190.I hope he has a track&field background with that size.
Just got the privilege to hear former Steelers Mel Blount and John Banaszak give speech's. Even though I'm not a Steelers fan, they did a great job. Go Raiders.
Listening to a motivational speech by former Steeler John Banaszak.
Mel Blount Autographed Football Winner - BlueLou662 is the lucky winner of the Mel Blount autographed football.
Sitting next to Mel Blount at smokey bones.
I' m sure Mel Blount and all of the other great old timers are laughing at this excuse for pass defense. Breathe on a guy it 's a penalty. No contact after 5 yards. STUPID
Randy Jackson, Mel Blount, Lou Brock, Aneas Williams, and Avery Johnson our famous alumni
Jack Tatum, Mel Blount, Mike Singletary, Rod Woodson, it's alotta cold defensive players dat Ray Lewis not just clean-cut better than
FB FRIENDS AND FAM! DON'T MAKE THE MISTAKE AND THINK Celina Lina Judd is SLEEPING! Sheryl MMschel Jones, I couldn't have said this better myself so... With a few changes... I don't push Celina Lina Judd down your throat. I respect everyone.I don't send you 50/11 invites, inboxes & inconsiderate wall posts letting you know where she is or what she is doing. I trust that if you like her, you will listen, like, share or support. Truth is, I've done more on accident than a lot of you on purpose. You (local scene) can't undermind my artist or her movement because the local scene isn't even in our plans. I love Duval, I really do. It's the shady, shiesty, self-interest folks I don't like. team good we don't need a mascot. believe me, just watch. Sheryl, thank you!
I can't wait for the Mel Blount Rule part
Who were the 2 Steeler Assitant coaches that left the Steelers and ended up coaching for the LA Rams against the Steelers in their 4th Super Boel?
I'll say this. 47 is actually one of my favorite numbers. Kirilenko, Mel Blount, John Lynch... all wore it. And few wear it.
The Jets can lose with Revis or without him. Mel Blount and Dion Sanders in their prime wouldn't help Jets right now.
"Football's a physical game, well at least it used to be" -Mel Blount
They made 2 new rules for the Steel Curtain and Mel Blount...and they still won two more Super Bowls.
Even tho I don't do this.After this big feast, top it off with a Big O' Mel "Blount"!!
one of greatest Steelers of all times Mel Blount took time at horse show to say talk to my boys...great man
Its a totally different era... What u kno bout Mel Blount? The NFL had to change the game and come up w Mel Blount rule to stop him.
Super Bowl XXIV Part 2: The second half was no different. In the third qtr, Rice caught a 28 yd TD and John Taylor caught a 35 yard one from Montana and at the end of third it was 41-3 49ers. Denver scored in the 4th when John elway ran it in from 3 and Treadwell converted to make it 41-10. Then Rathman ran it in from 3 and Roger Graig from one, with Cofer converting both PAT's it was 55-10 final. 55 points is still a Super Bowl Record and the 45 pt margin of victory also a record. Montana set a then record with 5 TD passes to earn MVP honors. Tony Dorsett was on the Denver Broncos roster but did not play due to injury. 5 hall of famers particepated, Joe Montana, Jerry Rice, Steve Young and Ronnie Lott for San Fran and John Elway for Denver. SF tied Pittsburgh with 4 Sb victories and Denver tied Minnesota with 4 losses. The National Anthem was sung by Aaron Neville, The coin tossed by Super Bowl legends Terry Bradshaw, Mel Blount, Art Shell and Willie Wood. Halftime was performed by Pete Founti ...
S/O to my bro for winning the Mel Blount defensive player of the year for all of black college football
is that even a question? Revis at his best is among the greats in Canton like Mel Blount and *** "Night Train" Lane
Mel Blount was *** good, but rules were different. He mugged
Ha thought of what Melaney did lol lil girl is blount :D She's waving ' saying hi lights to some Christmas lights (she loves them) nd a table of old lady's think she's telling them hi so the wave at her " Mel sees them stops waving thn her happy face goes away nd she's tells them "NO" with a mean mug.lol
Are you kidding me. I have not had one full week yet. NO SCHOOL again tomorrow!!
WOW..what a great time in Augusta today. Met and interviewed Mel Blount who is participating in the Augusta Futurity. Also, Kaitlyn Larsen.
I dont think anybody know what place US at right now. We would love to old school mel blount ut *** ..see how you pass then
On a borrowed horse, Mel Blount drove through the herd of cows with ease, separating a white one from the herd before picking out another. After he finished his cutting demonstration Wednesday at James Brown Arena, he delivered a message just as smooth as he remained atop the horse.
Miss the days of Mel Blount and Jack Tatum. DB's today have no chance with the rules.
Franco Harris, Mel Blount, Frenchie Fuqua, and many other Steeler autographs may make John Baldridge's bike the...
The faith of Christians will continue. Of this I remain confident. This Christian, Mel Blunt, is proud to take the hand of the Lord and walk with Him. I will never hisitate to look anyone in the eye and say, "I am a believer!" Mel Blount The Cross Burns Brightly
NCAA needs to institute mel blount rule or is gonna win the next five titles
Even though is my fave Steeler along with Mel Blount, I am TONIGHT.
ROLLTIDEROLL, sorry, and is my fave Steeler next to Mel Blount
Seahawks corners are old school. Like Mel Blount
Throwback to teams of the 70's like Steelers with Mel Blount
Not once did I use injuries as an excuse for my cowboys so you know I'm not tryna hear that now! With that being said sit down
Looks like Russell Wilson is gonna snag rookie of the year.
My heart goes out to RGIII.you played your *** off bro.but let this be a lesson learned. Don't let pride or competitiveness take over when your body just can't do it. You're a superstar, but nothing can replace your health. Let's hope that knee isn't too shredded up. Godspeed to you kiddo!
When I typed Mel Blount into YouTube the first suggestion was "Mel Blount killed 2 people."
These bammas putting knees in Alfred's face while he's down??? Who is our dirty work guy???
that's the biggest cornerback since Mel Blount.
Ain't had a big physical CB like him since Mel Blount wit da steelers
OK he was GOAT for the Raven's pls no more of the NFL, Deacon, Mean Joe, LT, Mel Blount, Butkus, & more say pls stop
Oh yeah, I figured Ham and Lambert, I assumed Mean Joe woulda been the 3rd, had to look it up, it was Mel Blount
If Colts win the Greatest defensive player of all time will play his last game! like if you agree
NO he didn't change the game like Deacon Jones, LT, Mean Joe, Mel Blount, Reg White, Nite Train they had rules change
on merits that he didn't change the game like, LT, Reggie White, Mean Joe, Mel Blount, NiteTrain Lane, Deacon Jones, Butkus
Could you imagine Mel Blount or Jack Ham doing the "look at me" pre-game dance? Why does the media love this guy?
You are truly the Mel Blount/ Donnie Shell of this generation...Thank You for your efforts EVERY SUNDAY!!!
Thinking seriously to end off my holiday on a high note . :)
As if this event needed any more star power, just saw Pro Football HOFer Mel Blount in the lobby of the McDonough Center!
Got my picture with Mel Blount tonight...
You are mad. Mel Blount is the greatest CB.
Can't wait for the Mel Blount Camp this spring
in no order top 5 will probably be Deion,Champ Bailey ,Rod Woodson, Charles Woodson, and Mel Blount or Darelle green
- too funny. Rod Woodson, Mel Blount, *** Butkus, Decean Jones, LT, White, Lane, Fletcher...Ray just had more spotlight
When Tony Dungy went to the Steelers in 1977, there was a group of guys who were different than other players, guys like Donnie Shell, Mel Blount, Jon Kolb, and Larry Brown. They were very focused players who loved football and Jesus. As Dungy watched them, he sensed something very unique that made them different. It was their walk with God! This helped Dungy with his priorities. Who do you have in your life that will help you with your priorities and your walk with God? Called to Coach
Here is our Best of the Buzz for Week 16 and a special thanks to Willie Parker, Lawrence Timmons, Mel Blount,...
we want Mel Blount, Fred dean, Dwight Clark, jack lambert, Jack Ham, and *** Butkus legendary cards!
then why don't u release them? The only new legend that u released was pat Tillman. How bout a Mel Blount?
that's easy. Mel Blount in his prime would give us a hard hitting glue fingered shutdown cover corner
I'm tempted to say Mel Blount but the one thing this team lacks more than anything is leadership so it has to be Joe Green
Gotta take this trip out Mel Blount today to go see one of my clients. I hope this drive aint too bad.
47? Mel Blount. Hope someone gets you the proper headgear.
does Mel Blount have any eligibility left for Sunday.
When I think of Hines Ward as a football player I think of Butkus, Bednarik, LT, Willie Lanier, Mel, Blount, Horace Gillom& John Hannah.
i did run into a cowboy who was once a steeler at a show n murfreesboro tn a couple yrs ago. got to meet & talk to Mel Blount
“mel blount!” I think you need a whole lot more Mel Blount on the corner today
The last time the steelers had a good Cornerback it was Mel Blount
Time to bring Mel Blount out of retirement.
Maybe Mel Blount should have resigned this week. He was at the southside facility
How about Mel Blount? In my opinion, best defender to play football… ever. Changed the NFL in its ENTIRETY.
THE RENNY RANT... We ALL the rivalry. First Regular Season game vs the Steelers in a loss. First Regular Season win vs the Steelers in the 1961 opener. The acrobatic Lynn Swann catches, Percy Howard's ONLY career catch over Mel Blount, "Hollywoood" Henderson calling out Bradshaw's spelling skills, the Jackie Smith drop in the endzone, the valiant Cowboys comebacks only to fall short, 12th round pick Larry Brown STI LL not having to buy himself a beer in Dallas because of his TWO game changing interceptions in Super Bowl XXX, the "Blue Collar" Steelers; the "flashy and star studded" Cowboys...WE ALL KNOW THE HISTORY! The all-time series record is tied at 15 games a piece playing in 30 games vs the Steelers since our inception in 1960. Well folks, sombody will take the series lead today by 6:30 pm. I think you all know who Im putting my money on. And all I have left to say is...HOW 'BOUT THEM COWBOYS! ENJOY THE GAME YALL!!!
I got stuff on Steelers mel blount ,joe Greene ,Terry Bradshaw ,Rocky Bleier .now I need Jack Ham ,Franco Harris,Byron white ,Mike Webster
good show,u say Revis,I say Mel Blount.Pops gets the laugh only losing by 5.SA was a tired team PO's last year
hard to compare eras but Deion Sanders is right up there with Rod Woodson, Mel Blount and 'Night Train' Lane
To what extent does the Mel Blount rule go? Like, if its within 5 can you just throw dude on the ground?
Walter Peyton, Jerry Rice, Mel Blount made sacrifices so kids could get 2 big time schools. It's now on those kids again?
As a former DB im so sick and tired of these WR pushing off or if they get touched crying for a flag im going to give my top 5 who couldve played against LESTER HAYES , MEL BLOUNT, ROGER WHERLI, EVERSON WALLS in their prime if you dont know them dont reply . L. FITZGERALD A. BOLDIN R. WAYNE A. JOHNSON S. SMITH ALL THE REST JUST BENEFIT OFF THE CHANGE OF RULES WELKER AND AMENDOLA ARE COOL
“5 safeties ?? 😐😑” great 16 year old safeties grow into great NFL strong safeties and OLB! I remember Mel Blount as a 16 yo!
I didn't know Mel Blount went to SU
Watching the Bayou Classic. HBCU Football has a history of Walter Payton, John Stallworth, Art Shell, and Mel Blount. We can do the same thing in Mississippi.
Another reason I hate the NFL network: Terry Bradshaw on the top 10 list of best qb's of the 70's?!?! I don't see how you can have any position NOT have a Steeler at Best running back? Franco Harris. Best WR? Lynn Swan. Best O Lineman? Mike Webster. Best D Lineman? Joe Greene. Best linebacker? Jack Lambert. Best Db? Mel Blount. And best QB? Terry Bradshaw! I know people can argue any of those BUT I know that each of those guys have to be in the conversation! Not one of em should be outside of the top 2
Most surreal photo I've ever been in. Me on big screen above HofFamers Mel Blount, John Stallworth, Joe Greene.
Getting to meet the Steeler legends Mean Joe Greene, John Stallworth and Mel Blount! Amazing experience
At a Legends Round Table program with football legends Mel Blount, John Stallworth and Mean Joe Green. They are sharing some good inspirational advice. Hopefully, I will get a chance to meet them - at least Mel.
So Mean Joe Green, Tony Dungy, Mel Blount, & John Stallworth on the panel.. And we're in the 2nd row!
At the John Stallworth Foundation event tonight with my fellow football fanatic, Donna! It's a Legends Roundtable with Mel Blount and Mean Joe Greene. A shout out to Dave Haldane if you're on FB - thinking of you my friend.
Going to dinner with Hall of Famers John Stallworth, Mean Joe Green, and Mel Blount. Should be a fun night!!!
Drake State has free tickets available to tonight's Legends Round Table sponsored by the John Stallworth Foundation featuring Coach Tony Dungy, Mel Blount, “Mean Joe” Green and John Stallworth. It is at 7 p.m. in the Concert Hall of the Von Braun Center. Please come by the President’s Office and see Joyce Lamar to pick up your ticket before 5:30 p.m. today.
HSV folks, don't forget Legends Round Table tonite at VBC with John Stallworth, Joe Greene, Mel Blount and Tony Dungy. Some tix left.
So fun to watch our STEELERS WIN, reminds me of watching the Steelers winning when I was high school in the 1970's. Anyone remember the Steel Curtain, Roy Gerela (Gerela's Gorillas), Franco Harris, Jack Ham, Mean Joe Greene (and that great Coke commercial), Mel Blount, Mike Webster, John Stallworth, Lynn Swann, Jack Lambert, & Terry Bradshaw who were coached by one of the best NLF coaches ever Chuck Noll! I am so blessed to be making more special memories with my dad!
Mel Blount beat me every day. I learned and became better player. Happy to face others on NFL sundays sz John Stallworth/Steelers on SMRN
The steelers D in the 70 growing up a steelers fan from Brooklyn always wanted to b lambert on defense or Mel Blount's serious hits!
I keep a tight lid on them in a bump n run coverage like Mel Blount, I execute dangerous risk in the truth like Knievel in a stunt
Hey, I'm Chris Collinsworth, I'm still salty about Mel Blount breaking my nose. And I have a small ***
You are a boss cb but man you should start Mel Blount-ing them fools! Knock em around a bit
Every showboating NFL receiver should look up YouTube clips of Mel Blount, Ronnie Lott, and Jack Tatum and thank God they play in this era.
With today's horse collar tackle rule, I wonder if Hall of Famers Chris Hanburger, Mel Blount would be broke from fines.
Mel Blount, Rod Woodson took the opposing team's best WR out of the game not sit back and hope for a mistake
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