In his weekly “VESLA 360 Injury Report” exclusively on 937thefan.com, former Pittsburgh Pirates trainer Frank Velasquez examines the Steelers’ Week 7 injury report.
While the Baltimore Ravens are looking to solve the problems that have contributed to their poor start, the Pittsburgh Steelers hope another win can provide a springboard to their turnaround.
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.
Let’s take our weekly look back at the week that was in the NFL for week 7.
CINCINNATI (93-7 THE FAN) — Their first three road games followed a familiar script, but, fortunately for the Steelers, so did this one.
CINCINNATI (93-7 THE FAN) — Perhaps, of all the Tomlin-isms we’ve heard lo these five-plus years, “the standard is the standard” is the one both quoted and satirized the most. In any event, it’s the one that backup running back Jonathan Dwyer apparently takes to heart.
CINCINNATI (93-7 THE FAN) — Cornerback Ike Taylor downplayed whatever disconnect existed between him and the local media after the Steelers pulled out a much-needed 24-17 win over AFC North rival Cincinnati at Paul Brown Stadium Sunday night.
CINCINNATI (93-7 THE FAN) — The local media became an easy target for Ike Taylor leading up to Sunday, while, at the same time, Taylor had become an easy target for opposing QB’s. But head coach Mike Tomlin was satisfied with his performance in a 24-17 Steeler victory against the host Bengals.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger threw one touchdown pass, and the Pittsburgh Steelers overcame their injury-depleted running game to beat the Cincinnati Bengals 24-17 on Sunday night.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Well, I think it is safe to say that Aaron Rodgers has finally played the game that everyone that took him No. 1 overall in their fantasy draft was waiting […]
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Baron Batch’s NFL career began with an injury, which, in and of itself, seems to make him a perfect fit for the Steelers’ running game these days. But even as the Steelers struggle to stay healthy, and, for that matter, stay in the playoff hunt, he doesn’t feel his job has changed.
We preview the big games in all four classifications, including Pittsburgh Central Catholic’s visit to North Allegheny, which can be heard, beginning at 7:30, on SportsRadio 93.7 The Fan.
Ben Roethlisberger threw 95 yards to Mike Wallace for the longest pass play in Steelers history and Pittsburgh went on to hand the Arizona Cardinals their fifth consecutive loss 32-20 on Sunday.
By Matt Popchock (firstname.lastname@example.org) The biggest headline of seventh weekend of the 2011 WPIAL football season is Rushel Shell’s decision to trade his Hopewell blue and gold for Pitt blue and gold upon graduation, which […]
As we do toward the end of every edition of “The UPMC Centers for Rehab Services High School Football Show,” 93-7 The Fan’s John Phillips and Mr. High School Sports make their picks for five big games on the horizon.