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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.
After being dominated in a 31-10 loss to the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, Steeler Nation has reason to be concerned.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – 93-7 The Fan Steelers insider and Post-Gazette reporter Ed Bouchette joined The Fan Morning Show on Monday to break down the Steelers’ blowout loss to the Browns.
Just two games into their Atlantic Coast Conference schedule, the Pitt Panthers sit with a 1-1 mark in the Coastal Division. However, they are certainly not out of the race to represent the division in December’s conference championship game.
The unorthodox rise to the NFL continues for a former local football player who once played – briefly – for the Chartiers Valley Colts.
In front of another sellout crowd at the Big House in Ann Arbor, the Michigan Wolverines clawed and scrapped their way to an improbable win over Penn State.