Steelers D Comes Up Big In 17-9 Win Over JaguarsA week after a late-game debacle on defense, the Pittsburgh Steelers showed they can finish.
4 Must Watch College Football Games This WeekendWeek 5 of college football features a lot of trap games for many ranked teams. Many teams begin conference play this week and hope to keep their playoff bracket hopes alive by coming away on top with a W. With that being said, let's look at the top four must watch college football games this season.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Week 5 PreviewPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- As you get ready to head to your game, here's a look at the schedule for the latest MaxPreps Southwestern Pennsylvania top ten, and what's at stake for each of them this week.
Once Again, Steelers' Defense Limps Into Road GamePITTSBURGH (AP) Troy Polamalu's comeback turned out to be just a cameo, and there's no telling when the Pittsburgh Steelers safety will be back on the field.
Tomlin Talks About Sunday's WinPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- To borrow a classic line from Mike Tomlin, style points didn't matter on Sunday, but the head coach did like some of what he saw in a last-second win over the Philadelphia Eagles at Heinz Field.
Harrison: I Was Afraid Of Getting FinedPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- The NFL has caught plenty of flak from fans around here for past fines levvied against All-Pro linebacker James Harrison. On Sunday Harrison actually admitted he didn't want to put himself in a position where Steeler Nation had more ammo.
Last-Second FG Lifts Steelers Over Eagles 16-14The Pittsburgh Steelers needed a last-second field goal from Shaun Suisham to knock off the Philadelphia Eagles 16-14 on Oct. 7, 2012. With the win, the Steelers improved to 2-2 on the year.
Jim Colony Goes "In The Room" With Maurkice Pouncey & Ziggy Hood93-7 The Fan's Jim Colony made his usual trip down to the South Side this week, where he caught up with Steelers' center Maurkice Pouncey for their regular "In Depth With Maurkice Pouncey" spot and also chatted with defensive end Ziggy Hood.
Fantasy Friday: Week 5We are at the quarter mark of the season and fantasy football is completely up for grabs.
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Haley Wants To Mix Things Up With Running BacksPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- The Steelers will look to jump-start their struggling running game any way they can, especially with the tough front nine of the Philadelphia Eagles coming to town Sunday, and especially with featured back Rashard Mendenhall returning to the lineup.
DeCastro Still A Presence Behind The ScenesPITTSBURGH (AP) Even with his surgically repaired right knee still on the mend, the Pittsburgh Steelers are finding ways to use rookie offensive guard David DeCastro.
Prediction Machine Makes Week 5 NFL PicksPaul Bessire, known better by the the nickname of his program, "The Prediction Machine," checked in with The Fan Morning Show today to share his NFL picks, as he does every Thursday at 8:40 a.m.
Behind Enemy Lines: Philadelphia EaglesThe Philadelphia Eagles are 3-1 after 4 weeks and are alone in 1st place in the highly competitive NFC East. Despite being 3-1, the Eagles have been outscored by 17 points so far this season, winning their 3 games by a total of 4 points and their lone loss being a 27-6 defeat at the hands of Arizona.
Big Ben Hopes For Big Effort Up Front SundayPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- Ben Roethlisberger is showing the same patience with the Steelers' offense he has constantly shown in the pocket, even though his team faces a tough test from the visiting Philadelphia Eagles this approaching Sunday.