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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: More Than $100,000 Raised For Family Of Kara Leo After She Was Struck, Killed By Tree Branch
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.
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— 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 Police: Man In Critical Condition After Shooting On North Side
You can read Dupree’s thank you to fans here.