Quarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season’s top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there’s usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.
It’s a poorly-kept secret that the Seattle Seahawks don’t mind taking a penalty flag or two for pass interference or defensive holding in exchange for five or six no-calls on borderline plays. Supposedly, the NFL will be cracking down on physical play in the defensive backfield. If true-and that’s a big if-it could mean even bigger numbers for the quarterbacks.
A western Pennsylvania woman says her late father has received notice to register for the nation’s military draft, some 102 years too late.
Penguins first-round draft pick Kaspari Kapanen talked to Bob Pompeani after being drafted.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have made their final picks in day two of the NHL Draft.
Pitt basketball player Lamar Patterson was picked up by the Atlanta Hawks in Thursday’s NBA Draft.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have now signed all nine of the team’s selections from the 2014 NFL draft.
For the fourth round of the NFL Draft Saturday, the Steelers picked up wide receiver Martavis Bryant of Clemson University in South Carolina.
Let’s relax a little bit here.
Bob Pompeani discussed the NFL Scouting Combine with former Pitt wide receiver Devin Street.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — By stumbling to their first 0-4 start since 1968, the Steelers had completed their time warp. Believe it or not, we’ve returned to a time similar to 1968, when they are less relevant than the local baseball team, and their inter-state rivals are fighting for divisional supremacy.
Which player should come off the fantasy boards first overall? Our Sports Verdict team debates!
The Penguins acquired San Jose’s second-round pick (50th overall) in exchange for Tyler Kennedy.
Three of the Steelers’ draft picks have been signed to the team.
Former Pitt football C Ryan Turnley joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to chat with Gregg Giannotti and Jim Colony about his time with the program, and about signing a contract with the Buffalo Bills as an undrafted free agent.