The Pens added 6 new players to the roster this year through trades and free-agency that likely will make the club, but no one carries more baggage than one without a contract. Free-agent forward Daniel Carcillo is in Pittsburgh on a tryout after what he says were good conversations with general manager Jim Rutherford.
The guys chat with “James in State College.”
The Atlantic Coast Conference has announced their 2014 Class of Legends for its 10th Annual Dr. Pepper Football Championship Game on December 6th, and Pitt’s own Hugh Green is part of this years class.
With the NFL dealing with one arrest after another right now, NBC’s Sunday Night Football Sideline Reporter Michele Tafoya joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about the recent absence of Commissioner Roger Goodell from the spotlight and what he should be doing right now.
Steelers safety Mike Mitchell had started 9 games in 4 years with the Oakland Raiders, a move to Carolina and a career year of 14 games started, 66 tackles and 4 interceptions. Now Mitchell will face the team that helped him land a five-year, $25 million contract with the Steelers.
Steelers defensive end Cam Heyward joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Thursday with his team’s Sunday Night Football matchup against the Panthers only three days away.
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joins The Fan Morning Show in his regular weekly spot
Carolina Panthers Defensive End Greg Hardy, awaiting a jury trial on domestic violence charges, has agreed to go on the Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission list.
Florida State announced on Wednesday that they have suspended starting QB and reigning Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston for the first half of their upcoming game against Clemson after yelling an “offensive and vulgar” quote in the Florida State student union.
Conner says he is only focused on being (4-0) after this weekend ends and this will be Pitt’s biggest challenge yet.
Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joins “The Fan Morning Show” in his regular weekly spot
Ben says the Steelers-Ravens game is as physical as it always has been and the offense is not that far away from busting out.
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today their Minor League Player of the Year award winners.
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger told Cook & Poni on 93.7 the Fan Tuesday that he’s still very sore from a hit he received in the loss to the Ravens. Roethlisberger said the hit caused a whip-lash type effect and he has sore ribs.
Last week for the first time, rookie receiver Martavis Bryant was healthy enough to play, but was scratched. This week, the Steelers could have their biggest catch in free agency, 9-year veteran Lance Moore back from a groin injury.