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Former Steeler Jeremy Staat: ‘I Hold My Head Higher Being A Marine Than Being A Steeler’

Drafted in 1998 to be one of the next great Steelers defensive linemen, California native Jeremy Staat lasted only a couple of years. Eventually joining the Marine Corps following the death of his friend Pat Tillman, Staat told The Cook and Poni Show on 93.7 the Fan Thursday about his journey

93-7 The Fan–01/29/2015

GLENDALE, AZ – DECEMBER 11: General view of University of Phoenix Stadium on December 11, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. Super Bowl XLIX will be held at the University of Phoenix Stadium on Febrauary 1, 2015. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

List Of Super Bowl Craziest, Most Ridiculous Bets

Prices to the Super Bowl have been skyrocketing, and so have the number of crazy bets you can place for the big game.

01/29/2015

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Former Steelers’ OT Max Starks Announces Retirement

Former Steelers offensive tackle Max Starks has announced his retirement from the NFL.

93-7 The Fan–01/29/2015

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Local Man 1 Of 3 Fans In The World To Attend Every Super Bowl

Back in 1967 at the Los Angeles Coliseum Tom Henschel, a native of Harrison Pa., attended the very first Super Bowl. On Sunday, he will continue his streak of being in the stands for all 49.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/29/2015

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Art Rooney II On Hosting Future Super Bowl: Why Not Us?

While the odds of Pittsburgh ever hosting a Super Bowl are slim, at least one person would like to see it happen.

01/29/2015

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NFL Kicker Jay Feely: The NFL Is At Fault For ‘Deflategate’

Feely says the NFL dropped the ball 15 years ago for allowing quarterbacks to do whatever they wanted with footballs.

93-7 The Fan–01/28/2015

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Former Steelers QB Mark Malone: Deflated Footballs Can Give You An Advantage

Malone tells The Cook and Poni Show even if there is no smoking gun found the Patriots still need punished because of their history.

93-7 The Fan–01/28/2015

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Pitt, Charlie Batch Team Up, Develop New Local Company

The University of Pittsburgh has announced a new partnership with former Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback Charlie Batch, along with several partners, to launch a wellness, fitness, human-performance and rehabilitation-focused company.

93-7 The Fan–01/27/2015

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Surprises And Disappointments Of 2014 Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers were full of surprises and disappointments this past year including making the playoffs, something many experts thought wouldn’t happen prior to the season.

93-7 The Fan–01/27/2015

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Sports Writer Peter King: Everybody Will Watch How Goodell Deals With Patriots

King says he thinks the pressure has been put on Goodell to come down hard on the Patriots if proven guilty.

93-7 The Fan–01/27/2015

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Report: Steelers Not Expected To Re-Sign Ike Taylor

According to Larry Hart of CBSSports.com, the Steelers won’t re-sign impending free agent Ike Taylor.

93-7 The Fan–01/27/2015

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Dunlap: Move Along, Nothing To See in Jack Kearney ‘Controversy’

Sometimes you are told something is newsworthy, when the reality is that such event or perceived hullabaloo couldn’t be farther from the truth.

01/25/2015

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 03: Brad Wing #9 of the Pittsburgh Steelers in action against the New York Jets during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 3, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Steelers Lock Up Punter Brad Wing

Coming off his first full season as a starter in the NFL, the Steelers have announced they’ve signed punter Brad Wing to a one-year deal.

01/23/2015

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WATCH: NFL ‘Bad Lip Reading’ Delivers For A Third Straight Time

In what has become an annual tradition, the fine folks at “Bad Lip Reading” have delivered with their latest take on the NFL.

01/23/2015

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Bettis: Patriots Have A Culture That Is Conducive To Cheating

The New England Patriots and “deflategate” continue to dominate sports headlines ahead of the Super Bowl. Now, a Steelers legendary running back is weighing in on it.

01/22/2015

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Steelers’ Legend Chuck Noll Dies

It’s a sad day in Steelers Nation as the team and fans mourn legendary head coach and Hall of Famer Chuck Noll. He passed away Friday, June 13, 2014 at the age of 82.

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2013 Pittsburgh Sports Year In Review

Take a look back at the year’s top moments in sports.

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Steelers Vs. Lions Nov. 17, 2013

Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers gave their critics and the Detroit Lions a vivid reminder on Sunday.

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Steelers Lose To Vikings In London, Fall To 0-4

Photos from the Pittsburgh Steelers-Minnesota Vikings NFL International Series game on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, at Wembley Stadium in London.

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NFL Hits Runway At NYFW

Steelers fans apparently don’t just have to wear T-shirts and jerseys anymore.

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Steelers Finish Preseason Against Panthers

Photos from the Pittsburgh Steelers-Carolina Panthers preseason game on Aug. 29, 2013, at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C.

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Steelers Take On Chiefs In 3rd Preseason Game

Photos from the Kansas City Chiefs-Pittsburgh Steelers preseason game at Heinz Field on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013.

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