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Everyone has a Jeff Banister story. How can you not?
The biggest issue the Pirates will face this offseason is what to do with, and whether or not they can re-sign their star catcher Russell Martin. Today though, we found out the first step the Pirates will take.
CBS Sports NFL insider Jason La Canfora joined “The Fan Morning Show” Thursday to talk about the Steelers and some of the criticism they’ve been facing lately.
Pitt football color analyst Pat Bostick joined “The Fan Morning Show” Thursday to preview Pitt’s matchup with Virginia Tech.
Pitt is Pitt — or are we supposed to call them ‘Pittsburgh’ — because they haven’t been able to find good enough players in recent years. And, more to the point, a good enough quarterback.
A day after head coach Mike Tomlin downplayed the comments from former Steelers head coach Bill Cowher and receiver Hines Ward about the team being “soft” and finesse”, a current Steeler said he agreed with those words
In the first edition of the “Pirates Hot Stove Report,” Colin Dunlap takes a look at some of the more pressing offseason issues the team will have to address.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – “Simon Despres is part of a rock solid defensive pairing.” That is a phrase you never would have heard about the Penguins 6’4” defenseman before he turned 23 in July. […]
It’s no secret that the Steelers offense is dealing with problems in the red zone; but this week, Pittsburgh will be faced with what may be an even bigger challenge, J.J. Watt.
Larouche talks about his time with the Pens as a player and now back with the orgainzation and how the game has changed since he played.
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin hinted to some lineup changes this week as the Steelers are now 3-3 and hosting the Texans Monday night. Tomlin said “we’re going to turn over all the stones to produce more playmaking.”
Roethlisberger tells the Cook and Poni Show that he feels he could and should have played better in loss to Browns and he takes it upon himself to get this team to play better moving forward.
A member of the Pirates organization for 29 years, bench coach Jeff Banister has been interviewing for open managerial positions this offseason and has reached the final three for the Texas Rangers position.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – Steelers guard Ramon Foster joined The Fan Morning Show on Tuesday for his regular weekly spot with the guys, just days removed from the Steelers’ blowout loss to the Browns.
Despite a couple of average games, Pitt tailback James Conner is still 5th in division 1 rushing yardage and the sophomore said today he will play some at defensive end Thursday night against Virginia Tech. Conner and head coach Paul Chryst have said since training camp that Conner would get a look there, however he has only played offense to this point in the season.