Every Monday morning, 93.7 The Fan Steelers Insider, and Post-Gazette Beat Writer, Ed Bouchette talks to the Fan Morning Show. This week he recaps a 34-24 loss to the San Diego Chargers.
Ike Taylor and LaMarr Woodley may be out for the Pittsburgh Steelers (7-5) when they host the San Diego Chargers (4-8) at Heinz Field Sunday, but the return of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to the field and players returning from injury lists puts the Steelers in great position to win the game. Everyone is feeling that the timing is just right.
Former quarterback and NFL insider Boomer Esiason joins the show to breakdown this week’s matchup.
Wednesday’s practice for the Pittsburgh Steelers was a testing ground for quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. While head coach Mike Tomlin hasn’t said that Roethlisberger will make the start against the San Diego Chargers, the team is preparing with the understanding that it doesn’t matter who the quarterback is and they must improve. Read the full practice report and find out who will be stepping into rolls left vacant by injured Steelers.
Pittsburgh Steelers CB Cortez Allen calls in to Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan. Cortez looks ahead to his role now that Ike Taylor is out for at least the next two weeks.
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin says Ben Roethlisberger will have the opportunity to prove he’s healthy enough to return to action this week.
The Pittsburgh Steelers saved their best for last in an emotional win in the final seconds of the game at M&T Stadium against the Baltimore Ravens. Kicker Shaun Suisham beat the 20-20 tie at the end of the fourth quarter to put the Steelers up 23-20 with no time left in the game.
The Pittsburgh Steelers were unable to convert their quick start against the Baltimore Ravens in their Sunday Night Football matchup by losing, 10-13. The Ravens go two games ahead in the AFC North. Grading your favorite team is never easy, but in a disappointing and close loss, it’s even harder.
When the Pittsburgh Steelers host the Baltimore Ravens Sunday Night, sparks are sure to fly. A highly anticipated AFC North Division Rivalry, the game is sure to be hotly contested. While the Steelers will be without Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown, they get back Rashard Mendenhall. Read the injury report and see which player is saying what about the big game at Heinz Field.
Ben Roethlisberger didn’t participate in practice and will be out for the game against the Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field. Enter Byron Leftwich as the starting quarterback. With a short practice week, the Steelers are focused on getting Leftwich more reps and finding ways to control the game.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Apropos of a superb effort against Eli Manning, Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor earned AFC Defensive Player Of The Week honors, but after putting down the Super Bowl champs on the road, he doesn’t necessarily expect an easy night against the worst team in the league at home.
The Pittsburgh Steelers move to 5-3 on the season, breaking a four game winning streak by the NFC East-leading New York Giants in a game that gave tribute to storm survivors, first responders and the military.
The Fan Morning Show’s Jim Colony and Gregg Giannotti made their way down to the South Side this week, where Gregg talked with Steelers’ tackle Mike Adams, and Jim caught up with center Maurkice Pouncey for their regular “In Depth With Maurkice Pouncey” spot, as well as cornerback Ike Taylor and safety Ryan Clark.
The Fan’s Jim Colony made his usual trip down to the South Side this week, where he caught up with Steelers’ center Maurkice Pouncey for their regular “In Depth With Maurkice Pouncey” spot and also chatted with cornerback Ike Taylor and defensive end Ziggy Hood.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are returning home to Heinz Field with a 3-3 record going into Week 8 of the NFL regular season. Their opponents, the Washington Redskins (3-4) may have tooled themselves to Robert Griffin III, but do they have what it takes to beat the Steelers at home?