Fouts says if the Steelers have any chance in a tough division Roethlisberger has to be healthy and play big.
In his more than 50 years in the NFL as a player and coach, Dick LeBeau has seen thousands of rookies come into the league.
NFL on CBS play-by-play broadcaster Ian Eagle joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to preview the Steelers vs. Browns season opener
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Thursday for his regular weekly spot.
Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Thursday to talk about preparing for the start of the NFL season.
Penn State football head coach James Franklin joins The Fan Morning Show
In Wednesday’s 1-0 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals, Pirates starter Edinson Volquez hit back-to-back batters in the 4th inning as he plunked both Matt Holliday and Matt Adams. In the top of the 6th inning, Cardinals starter Shelby Miller decided to retaliate as he threw high and behind reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen.
After leading the National League in total bases with 71, extra-base hits with 19, hits with 41 and slugging percentage at .602, the Pirates All-Star utilityman Josh Harrison has been named the National League Player of the Month for the month of August.
Following a win in Ireland, the Nittany Lions are back in University Park for the home opener against Akron at noon Saturday. James Franklin’s team was able to come back and beat Central Florida 26-24 on a Sam Ficken field goal.
Following a closer than predicted loss to number 2 Alabama, West Virginia’s home opener is Saturday against Towson at 7:30.
The Steelers poor start last year was mirrored by the start from its quarterback. Ben Roethlisberger threw 5 interceptions and was sacked 15 times in the first 4 games, all losses. That has been talked about with this team,“We always want to start fast,” Roethlisberger said.
Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joins “The Fan Morning Show” in his regular weekly spot.
For the second time in his career, Pittsburgh Pirates and reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen will be on the regional cover of Sports Illustrated.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced the recall of pitchers Jeff Locke, Casey Sadler, John Holdzkom and Bobby LaFromboise as well as outfielder Gregory Polanco and infielder/outfielder Chase d’Arnaud.
Beachum says it’s a huge weekend for him with the Lupus Loop 5K on Saturday and then opener with the Browns on Sunday.