By: KDKA-TV News StafF
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Bud Dupree says it’s “not even a question” he’s excited about heading to Tennesse, but he’s going to miss the Steelers fans.READ MORE: Openings Still Available For AHN Johnson And Johnson Vaccine Clinic In Monroeville By Appointment Only
In a piece posted to The Players’ Tribune, Dupree, who is now a Titan, talks about the Steelers, the city and the fans.
“I think most of all, though, I’m gonna miss all those Steeler fans. I mean, for real, Steeler fans … I’m gonna miss y’all. Because you guys, you’re craaaaaaaazy,” he writes.
WATCH: Girl Challenges Pittsburgh Police Officer And Former Pitt Football Player To Race
— Big Bud (@Bud_Dupree) March 24, 2021
He also talks about how the Steelers’ way of playing reflects Pittsburgh’s history.
“Hard work. Blue collar. Shut up and do your job. Look after your teammates. Be accountable. Uphold the standard. Rinse and repeat. In some ways it was like, The secret is … there is no secret. Step up. Earn respect. Put in work. Carry on the tradition,” he writes.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Warm Saturday, Chances Of Thunderstorms
You can read Dupree’s thank you to fans here.