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Mark Bergin
Mark Bergin
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Mark Bergin works full-time as a news reporter for Observer Media Group in Sarasota, Florida. He also hosts the “Bleav in Steelers” podcast with Ike Taylor, a two-time Super Bowl champion. He also contributes to BrownsNation.com. Bergin has covered several teams in his media career, including the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Rays, Tampa Bay Lightning, University of Tennessee athletics and University of Missouri athletics.
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NFL

Mason Rudolph Has Not Done Enough To Be A Starter

Mason Rudolph #2 of the Pittsburgh Steelers drops back to pass during the first quarter of a preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on August 16, 2018 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NBA

Cam Reddish Is Seeking A Fresh Start With The Knicks

Cam Reddish #22 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after hitting a three-point basket against the Oklahoma City Thunder during the first half at State Farm Arena on November 22, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

Bears Get One Final Bit Of Disappointment This Season

A detail view of a Chicago Bears helmet is seen in action during a game between the Chicago Bears and the New Orleans Saints on November 1st, 2020 at Soldier Stadium, in Chicago, IL. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

Devin Hester Deserves To Be A First-Ballot Hall Of Famer

Devin Hester #23 of the Chicago Bears fields a punt against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on November 4, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Bears defeated the Packers 27-20. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

Ben Roethlisberger Can Bury The Browns One Final Time

Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers is introduced before playing against the Chicago Bears at Heinz Field on November 8, 2021 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

Matt Nagy Does Not Deserve Another Season With The Bears

Head coach Matt Nagy of the Chicago Bears (L) talks with Justin Fields #1 during a game against the Detroit Lions at Soldier Field on October 03, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Lions 24-14. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

2 Bills Receivers Who Must Step Up With Cole Beasley Out

Cole Beasley #11 of the Buffalo Bills runs with the ball after a reception against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the fourth quarter at Raymond James Stadium on December 12, 2021 in Tampa, Florida. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

3 Reasons Cardinals Fans Should Be Worried

Kyler Murray #1 of the Arizona Cardinals reacts to a penalty in the fourth quarter of the game a at Ford Field on December 19, 2021 in Detroit, Michigan. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

3 College Coaches Who Could Jump To The NFL

NFL logo on floor Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

Will The Steelers Make The NFL Playoffs?

Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers warms up before the game against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium on December 09, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

3 Young Replacements For Urban Meyer In Jacksonville

Head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars Urban Meyer looks on during Jacksonville Jaguars Mandatory Minicamp at TIAA Bank Field on June 14, 2021 in Jacksonville, Florida. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

3 Landing Spots For Jameis Winston In 2022

Jameis Winston #2 of the New Orleans Saints passes against the Seattle Seahawks during the first quarter at Lumen Field on October 25, 2021 in Seattle, Washington. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

3 Reasons Why Aaron Rodgers Owns The Bears

Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers signals before a play in the second half against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on October 17, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

3 Contract Options For The Browns With Baker Mayfield

Baker Mayfield #6 of the Cleveland Browns warms during a game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on November 28, 2021 in Baltimore, Maryland. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NBA

Bill Simmons Suggests LeBron James Could Return To Cavaliers

LeBron James #6 of the Los Angeles Lakersl against the Indiana Pacers at Gainbridge Fieldhouse on November 24, 2021 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

3 Benefits To The Seahawks Signing Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson #8 of the Tennessee Titans warms up before the game against the Houston Texans at Nissan Stadium on November 21, 2021 in Nashville, Tennessee. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

Should Mike Tomlin Be On The Hot Seat?

Head coach Mike Tomlin of the Pittsburgh Steelers looks on in the second half during the 2021 NFL preseason Hall of Fame Game against the Dallas Cowboys at Tom Benson Hall Of Fame Stadium on August 5, 2021 in Canton, Ohio. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NBA

Tom Thibodeau Reveals Why Kemba Walker Is Out Of The Rotation

Kemba Walker #8 of the New York Knicks dribbles during the second half against the Indiana Pacers at Madison Square Garden on November 15, 2021 in New York City. The Knicks won 92-84. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

3 NFL Coaches Oklahoma Could Target For Job Opening

NFL head coach Kliff Kingsbury of the Arizona Cardinals on the field before the game against the Seattle Seahawks at Lumen Field on November 21, 2021 in Seattle, Washington. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

Should The Steelers Bench Ben Roethlisberger?

Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers throws the ball during the first half against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on November 28, 2021 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL

Previewing The Entire Slate Of 2021 NFL Thanksgiving Games

A Detroit Lions fan in the stands during the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Ford Field on October 31, 2021 in Detroit, Michigan. Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NBA

3 Legitimate Concerns For Lakers Fans

Head coach Frank Vogel of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts to an officials call during the second half of a game against the Milwaukee Bucks at Fiserv Forum on November 17, 2021 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mark Bergin • 3 years ago
Mason Rudolph #2 of the Pittsburgh Steelers drops back to pass during the first quarter of a preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on August 16, 2018 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
NFL

Mason Rudolph Has Not Done Enough To Be A Starter

  When Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger becomes eligible in five years... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Cam Reddish #22 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after hitting a three-point basket against the Oklahoma City Thunder during the first half at State Farm Arena on November 22, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.
NBA

Cam Reddish Is Seeking A Fresh Start With The Knicks

  Third-year wing Cam Reddish displayed his potential in the 2021 playoffs. Reddish,... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
A detail view of a Chicago Bears helmet is seen in action during a game between the Chicago Bears and the New Orleans Saints on November 1st, 2020 at Soldier Stadium, in Chicago, IL.
NFL

Bears Get One Final Bit Of Disappointment This Season

  Not much has gone right for the 2021 Chicago Bears other than defensive end Robert Qui... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Devin Hester #23 of the Chicago Bears fields a punt against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on November 4, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Bears defeated the Packers 27-20.
NFL

Devin Hester Deserves To Be A First-Ballot Hall Of Famer

  Many people point to Devin Hester’s 92-yard kickoff return touchdown to open Super B... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers is introduced before playing against the Chicago Bears at Heinz Field on November 8, 2021 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
NFL

Ben Roethlisberger Can Bury The Browns One Final Time

  Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has owned the Cleveland Browns duri... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Head coach Matt Nagy of the Chicago Bears (L) talks with Justin Fields #1 during a game against the Detroit Lions at Soldier Field on October 03, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Lions 24-14.
NFL

Matt Nagy Does Not Deserve Another Season With The Bears

  There is a reason Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy is considered the favorite to be... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Cole Beasley #11 of the Buffalo Bills runs with the ball after a reception against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the fourth quarter at Raymond James Stadium on December 12, 2021 in Tampa, Florida.
NFL

2 Bills Receivers Who Must Step Up With Cole Beasley Out

  Wide receiver Cole Beasley will miss the Buffalo Bills’ game on Sunday against the N... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Kyler Murray #1 of the Arizona Cardinals reacts to a penalty in the fourth quarter of the game a at Ford Field on December 19, 2021 in Detroit, Michigan.
NFL

3 Reasons Cardinals Fans Should Be Worried

  The Arizona Cardinals entered Week 15 with a 10-3 record, which was tied for the NFL�... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL logo on floor
NFL

3 College Coaches Who Could Jump To The NFL

  It’s no secret that college coaches have not always had the best track record at NFL suc... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers warms up before the game against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium on December 09, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
NFL

Will The Steelers Make The NFL Playoffs?

  The Pittsburgh Steelers are like an old movie villain that just…won’t…die. En... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars Urban Meyer looks on during Jacksonville Jaguars Mandatory Minicamp at TIAA Bank Field on June 14, 2021 in Jacksonville, Florida.
NFL

3 Young Replacements For Urban Meyer In Jacksonville

  The Urban Meyer era in Duval County didn’t even last an entire season. On Wednesd... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Jameis Winston #2 of the New Orleans Saints passes against the Seattle Seahawks during the first quarter at Lumen Field on October 25, 2021 in Seattle, Washington.
NFL

3 Landing Spots For Jameis Winston In 2022

  Quarterback Jameis Winston is due to become an unrestricted free agent this offseason.... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers signals before a play in the second half against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on October 17, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois.
NFL

3 Reasons Why Aaron Rodgers Owns The Bears

  The McCaskey family owns the Chicago Bears, at least on paper. The family’s owner... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Baker Mayfield #6 of the Cleveland Browns warms during a game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on November 28, 2021 in Baltimore, Maryland.
NFL

3 Contract Options For The Browns With Baker Mayfield

  Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield has cost himself a lot of money due to his... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
LeBron James #6 of the Los Angeles Lakersl against the Indiana Pacers at Gainbridge Fieldhouse on November 24, 2021 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
NBA

Bill Simmons Suggests LeBron James Could Return To Cavaliers

  There is turmoil in La La Land and it has led a famous Los Angeles-based podcast host... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Adrian Peterson #8 of the Tennessee Titans warms up before the game against the Houston Texans at Nissan Stadium on November 21, 2021 in Nashville, Tennessee.
NFL

3 Benefits To The Seahawks Signing Adrian Peterson

  The Seattle Seahawks on Wednesday signed running back Adrian Peterson to their practic... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Head coach Mike Tomlin of the Pittsburgh Steelers looks on in the second half during the 2021 NFL preseason Hall of Fame Game against the Dallas Cowboys at Tom Benson Hall Of Fame Stadium on August 5, 2021 in Canton, Ohio.
NFL

Should Mike Tomlin Be On The Hot Seat?

  Houston Chronicle reporter John McClain has covered the NFL for 45 years. McClain h... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Kemba Walker #8 of the New York Knicks dribbles during the second half against the Indiana Pacers at Madison Square Garden on November 15, 2021 in New York City. The Knicks won 92-84.
NBA

Tom Thibodeau Reveals Why Kemba Walker Is Out Of The Rotation

  New York Knicks head coach Tom Thibodeau announced Monday he plans to remove guard Kem... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
NFL head coach Kliff Kingsbury of the Arizona Cardinals on the field before the game against the Seattle Seahawks at Lumen Field on November 21, 2021 in Seattle, Washington.
NFL

3 NFL Coaches Oklahoma Could Target For Job Opening

  The University of Oklahoma has started its search for a new football coach after Linco... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers throws the ball during the first half against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on November 28, 2021 in Cincinnati, Ohio.
NFL

Should The Steelers Bench Ben Roethlisberger?

  Father time is undefeated. Ben Roethlisberger, 39, is in his 18th season with the P... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
A Detroit Lions fan in the stands during the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Ford Field on October 31, 2021 in Detroit, Michigan.
NFL

Previewing The Entire Slate Of 2021 NFL Thanksgiving Games

  Thanksgiving is nearly here and with it comes three brutal NFL games. No doubt, Ame... Mark Bergin • 2 years ago
Head coach Frank Vogel of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts to an officials call during the second half of a game against the Milwaukee Bucks at Fiserv Forum on November 17, 2021 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
NBA

3 Legitimate Concerns For Lakers Fans

  It’s only November, but the star-studded aging Los Angeles Lakers are off to a shak... Mark Bergin • 3 years ago


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