The Fan Morning Show
Former Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to speak for the first time since leaving the Steelers to take the same job with the Vikings.
News came out last week that Philadelphia Phillies General Manager Ruben Amaro no longer was interested in trying to sign former Pirates Starter AJ Burnett, but that all changed last night as reports have surfaced that multiple teams are currently negotiating with Burnett, and the Phillies are one of them.
After Pirates great Ralph Kiner passed away on Thursday, The Fan Morning Show talked about Kiner’s life and legacy with two men that knew him very well, former teammate Dick Groat and broadcast colleague Ron Darling.
NHL on TSN analyst and former NHL defenseman Aaron Ward joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to offer his take on the Olympics and share some of what he learned about homosexuality in sports while working on his “ReOrientation” feature for TSN’s SportsCentre.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) — With the help of Panther-Lair.com publisher Chris Peak, The Fan Morning Show followed Pitt football signing day extremely closely on Wednesday, providing up-to-the-minute coverage as Pitt received letters of intent from a number of recruits.
CBS Sports college basketball columnist Gary Parrish joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to offer his take on Pitt basketball
Many veterans that the Steelers have let go the last few years have opted for retirement rather than trying to extend their career with another team, but don’t count Brett Keisel among those if the Steelers don’t elect to bring him back.
“The Prediction Machine,” Paul Bessire joined The Fan Morning Show to make his last prediction of the football season.
CBSSports.com baseball writer Jon Heyman joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to give the guys the latest on free agent A.J. Burnett, who will reportedly play next year but is not committed to playing for the Pirates as he previously stated he would be.
Former NHL star and current NBC Sports NHL analyst Jeremy Roenick joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to talk about the Penguins, the NHL, the league’s Stadium Series, and the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Steelers LB Larry Foote joined The Fan Morning Show on Tuesday and the guys got his thoughts on his impending free agency and on the future of a number of his teammates.
Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri joined Gregg Giannotti, former Patriots teammate Josh Miller, and Jim Colony on The Fan Morning Show Friday to talk about the NFL playoffs and his career.
Recently-hired Penn State football coach James Franklin took time out of his extremely hectic schedule on Friday morning at 6:20 a.m. to make an impromptu guest appearance on The Fan Morning Show.
Paul Bessire joined The Fan Morning Show in his regular weekly spot on Thursday to offer up the machine’s picks for this weekend’s conference championship games, and its end-of-season projection for the 2013-14 Penguins.
Davis feels that, while Pitt can certainly earn more respect as conference play continues, they still need to strengthen their non-conference schedule, which he considers to be unbecoming of an elite program.