The Cook and Poni Show
Former Pirates and Tigers manager Jim Leyland joined “The Cook and Poni Show” Tuesday to chat about the series between his former teams. The Pirates travel to Detroit to open a three-game set tonight.
Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger joined The Cook and Poni Show on Wednesday to announce that he will be returning to the show for his third straight season.
Roethlisberger says Bengals are playing well and this one Sunday night is for the division.
Green says the Chiefs defensive coordinator will attack Ben with a Rex Ryan like defense which has beaten him twice this season.
Pederson says the decision is out of their hands but they are pushing for this game to happen,
Esiason says it’s a measuring stick game for the Browns and he believes Browns QB Brian Hoyer is up for the challenge.
Roethlisberger says he is suprised the decision to help extend Antonio Browns streak would create such a stir. For the players the most important thing is they helped a teammate and won the game.
Roethlisberger said the team needs to grow up a bit and stop playing sloppy football.
Rapoport says the biggest question is who saw the video? If this unamed woman didn’t pass it on…she will become the scapegoat. If she did pass it on…what then?
“The Pirates aren’t a team that’s thought to be enamored by the rental route,” CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman says.
Hart says the Pirates will do something before the deadline but the price may be too high for guys like David Price.
Rowell says it’s nice to be returning to the same system with 4 returning guys up front and some special weapons on offense.
MLB Network Analyst Sean Casey joined “The Cook and Poni Show” on Thursday to preview the second half of the 2014 season and what should be a great finish in the National League Central.
Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette says the Steelers should be better in 2014, but still have some unanswered questions.
Hurdle says every year is different but he likes what this team has gone through to get back in the race.