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Eric Hagman
January 11, 2019 - 5:17 pm
Longtime NFL assistant Teryl Austin is joining Mike Tomlin’s staff.
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Jeff Hathhorn
December 16, 2018 - 9:25 pm
PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) – After struggles throughout the year, especially in the last couple of games, the Steelers defense stepped up in a key moment as the Steelers beat New England 17-10. The Steelers holding the Pats to a single touchdown on a busted play in the first series and under 400...
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Jeff Hathhorn
December 11, 2018 - 1:25 pm
While he addressed the issues with his kicker and the health of his quarterback, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin also promised changes on defense.
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Bob Grove
October 10, 2018 - 10:02 am
In Mike Sullivan's first season behind their bench, the Penguins' penalty killers were doubly efficient while helping the team to the Cup.
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Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan (top) gestures on the bench against the Montreal Canadiens during the second period at PPG PAINTS Arena. Montreal won 5-1.
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Josh Rowntree
October 08, 2018 - 3:21 pm
PITTSBURGH (93.7 The Fan) - There was a clear initiative at Penguins practice Monday morning at PPG Paints Arena. When you start a season with 11 allowed goals, it is not hard to imagine what the emphasis might have been. “We had a film session this morning,” Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan said. “...
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Bob Grove
October 03, 2018 - 10:16 am
By answering every question opponents posed for two seasons running, the Penguins earned themselves the benefit of the doubt over the course of the 2017-18 season.
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Jeff Hathhorn
September 21, 2018 - 1:49 pm
After suffering a hamstring injury while on special teams against the Browns and missing the Chiefs game, Steelers corner Joe Haden expects to play Monday night at Tampa Bay.
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September 16, 2018 - 6:21 pm
PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) – Steelers defenders had a common theme after giving up a record-tying six touchdown passes to Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes in a 42-37 loss. Many of them involved the word “ass” and the word “kick”. “We didn’t kick enough ass,” said defensive captain Cam Heyward...
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Steelers linebacker Vince Williams and defensive end Cam Heyward in a 16-6 preseason win over Tennessee in 2018
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Josh Rowntree
August 25, 2018 - 8:53 pm
Steelers defensive end Stephon Tuitt broke through the line of scrimmage on Pittsburgh’s first defensive snap of its 16-6 win over Tenneseee Saturday. Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota saw the pressure completed a pass for a first down. The next snap, Tuitt made sure that Mariota was not so lucky,...
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Steelers OLB Coach Joey Porter during the team's OTA session in May 2018
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Josh Rowntree
June 13, 2018 - 9:36 pm
The 2017-2018 Steelers were hard to figure from a pass rushing standpoint. The team broke the franchise’s single season sacks record. But of the team’s 56 sacks, only 17 came from the outside linebackers. T.J. Watt and Bud Dupree combined for 13 sacks. Anthony Chickillo added three more and James...
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