With the first preseason game just a few Sundays away, here’s a brief recap of the events occurring around the AFC.
As many of us celebrated the birthday of our great nation this week, the NFL activities still continued in full force. Here’s a quick review of the events which transpired this week in the AFC…
As July begins, and kickoff weekend just 67 days away, much has happened in the NFL in the past week. Here’s a closer look at the headlines from the AFC squads this past week.
New Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator Norv Turner joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to chat about the Browns, and to promote his work with the Joe Moore O-Line Camp.
Former Pitt and current Browns offensive lineman Jason Pinkston joined Colin Dunlap and Jim Colony on The Fan Morning Show Friday to update the guys on his career and preview Sunday’s Browns vs. Steelers game.
The Fan’s Jim Colony made his usual trip down to the South Side this week for the final time this season, catching up with Steelers’ running back Isaac Redman, wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery, and tight end David Paulson.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — With perpetual team goals out of reach, Steelers running back Isaac Redman wants to focus on personal goals against visiting Cleveland on Sunday. After that disastrous Week 12 meeting, his chief one is to simply protect the ball better.
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PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Just as the Steelers began to see the door swing closed on their season, a window of hope has opened for several injured players who could bolster their playoff hopes in time for Week 13, including Ben Roethlisberger.
CLEVELAND (93-7 THE FAN) — The leader of the so-called “Young Money Club,” who held out this summer for big money, hasn’t exactly been cashing in lately, and Mike Wallace has his own idea of why his team has been offensively bankrupt.
CLEVELAND (93-7 THE FAN) — As the Steelers (6-5) get ready for a rematch in Baltimore with the Ravens (9-2), offensive lineman Max Starks has not lost faith in the ability of his MASH unit of a team to reach the postseason.
CLEVELAND (93-7 THE FAN) — The return of Plaxico Burress to the Pittsburgh Steelers turned heads this week, but so did his “new” team’s eight turnovers in a stunning upset loss, and Burress accepted responsibility for the one that led to the game-winning score.
KDKA-AM’s Larry Richert talks to Pistol Pete Gonzales, former quarterback for the Pitt Panthers and Pittsburgh Steelers, about what he thinks of both teams chances for this weekend.
Adam “The Bull,” from The Fan’s Cleveland sister station, joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to preview Sunday’s matchup between the Steelers and Browns.
Let’s take our weekly look back at the week that was in the NFL for week 7.