OAKLAND, Calif. (93-7 THE FAN) — Jeannette legend Terrelle Pryor got a win against his hometown team, but he had help, and not just help from the mistake-prone Steelers.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Even though the Steelers’ offense hadn’t produced any wins prior to Sunday, and even in though it still struggled at times in a 19-6 victory over the Jets, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger proved it might not be time to give up on them yet.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — If Pitt (1-1, 2-1) senior quarterback Tom Savage can even remotely emulate his performance at Wallace-Wade Stadium last weekend, the only award he won’t win when Virginia (2-1) visits Heinz Field Saturday at 12:30 on The Fan is homecoming king.
Would the offense be anemic when the Reds come into town? Or could this be the moment when they turn it all around?
The Pittsburgh Steelers are 0-2 for the first time since 2002 and are getting ready for another big test this weekend.
CBS NFL analyst Boomer Esiason offers some answers for the Steelers’ problems to Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Steelers (0-1) need improvement across the board to hold their own next Monday night at Cincinnati against a Bengals (0-1) team picked by some to be the AFC flag-bearer in this year’s Super Bowl.
The Pirates, as the National League playoff race intensifies, need all the help they can get on offense, as underscored by a shutout loss Sunday that concluded their West Coast road trip and left them even with St. Louis atop the Central Division.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates are struggling to hit their way into the postseason, and the Minnesota Twins are trying to build for the future. Could former Twins All-Star and 2006 American League MVP Justin Morneau help the Bucs?
Exactly what has the Pirates’ offense shown in the first half-dozen games that gives you, me, the most blindly loyal or most cynical fan any proclivity that it will get better?
Too many walks and not enough hits were the two problems for the Pirates as they dropped a 5-0 decision to the Phillies at McKechnie Field.
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.
The Steelers had just lost to the Dallas Cowboys in overtime Sunday evening and emotions were raw.
ARLINGTON, Texas (93-7 THE FAN) — To say Sunday’s 27-24 overtime loss to the Cowboys was a tale of two halves for the Steelers might sound trite, but it certainly would be accurate, especially pertaining to tight end Heath Miller.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Although the San Diego Chargers have more or less played their way out of playoff contention, Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley expects a tough test when they invade Heinz Field Sunday.