No matter who has the edge Sunday, it seems the nation is rooting for Manning, because it’s been harder for him to win, because he’s not so pretty, because he’s considered one of us, because you get the sense that his aw-shucks, southern refrain is real.
Pitt quarterback Tom Savage has taken quite the route to get to Pitt and isn’t taken any of the opportunities he’s being given for granted.
For 20 seasons, Brett Favre stared down some of the biggest, meanest players in the NFL, and won. Now retired, 44-year-old Favre says this memory loss is far more frightening than anything he faced on the field.
McKEES ROCKS, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — Lenny Williams might not terrify opponents or captivate scouts with his size, but that hasn’t stopped the 5’10”, 195-pound senior from coming up big time and again for his team.
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.
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) — Week Two of the 2013 high school football season gets underway with a handful of games kicking off at 7:00 tonight, and the rest at 7:30. As you get ready to head to your game, here are four to keep an eye on throughout the WPIAL.
Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will make regular weekly appearances on KDKA-FM, Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan for the upcoming NFL season.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have spent the last couple of weeks working hard at training camp in the hopes of getting back to the playoffs after last year’s 8-8 record had them on the outside looking in.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — When a young John Congemi became the last Pitt quarterback to defeat Florida State–and on local turf, for that matter–nearly 30 years ago, he only had the benefit of four previous starts with his team at the time.
Here’s a look at some sleepers that could pay dividends in your fantasy league.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — College newcomers are always told to watch out for “the freshman 15,” and we’ve got a Freshman 15 you’ll definitely want to keep an eye on–but for entirely different reasons.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — Being named after an NFL team’s legendary coach is already a lot to live up to, so former Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones, coming off a record-breaking college career, feels up to his next big challenge: earning a job with one of that team’s most storied rivals.
The Steelers say they have signed fourth-round draft pick Landry Jones to a four-year deal.
It’s a first-person view of exactly what it’s like to be a Division 1 quarterback.