PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Dan Snyder might be one of the more ridiculed owners in sports. His typically well-financed teams have underachieved significantly, so it stands to reason. But former Redskin and current Steelers defensive back Ryan Clark challenges conventional wisdom.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Being an undrafted free agent is something many eventual NFL stars have had to fight. Steelers guard Ramon Foster, therefore, has no trouble staying motivated, and the team’s Week 6 contest should only add more fuel to that fire.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Will Allen has quite a helmet to fill during this short week, even beyond the long head of hair that normally lies beneath it.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates (79-83) finished 2012 with their highest win total in 15 years, though, in doing so, they also finished the most ignominious collapse in MLB history, which center fielder Andrew McCutchen is already trying to forget.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — In its heyday, “The Black Hole”–better known as the Oakland Coliseum–was one of the toughest places to play in the NFL, and a lot of that had to do with the team playing in it.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — When you’re 30 years old, won two Super Bowls, and reached a third, you’ll have the trust of your coaches, and Ben Roethlisberger says freedom goes a long way toward balance under new offensive coordinator Todd Haley.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Steelers receiver Mike Wallace doesn’t believe a summer-long holdout has affected his ability to understand and execute the content of new offensive coordinator Todd Haley’s playbook.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison was a man of few words when asked to describe the progress he has made rehabilitating his knee following recent surgery.
The Baltimore Ravens remind Joe Starkey of another absurdly arrogant Beltway team — the Washington Capitals. Both behave as if they have won something of signficance when everybody knows they haven’t.
One of the most unbelievable seasons in Penguins history ended Wednesday night. Now for some random thoughts …
University of Pittsburgh head football coach Todd Graham took questions from listeners during an open forum discussion at SportsRadio 93-7 The FAN on Wednesday.
Staring out at the Consol Energy Center today, from our broadcast spot at the Souper Bowl, I could see there was plenty of open space for the Mario Lemieux statue that will be put there one day soon. And it got me to thinking: Which Pittsburgh sports figure deserves the next statue, after Mario?
Hey, everything else has failed. Why not try Zbynek Michalek on the power play?
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – The FAN’s Joe Starkey talked with Penguins alternate captain Brooks Orpik about the state of the Penguins and the four-game suspension of forward Matt Cooke. Call-ups Joe Vitale and Brett […]
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – Joe Starkey caught up with Green Bay Packers outside linebackers coach and former Steeler Kevin Greene. They talk about what it’s like coaching against his former team and the potential […]