September 16, 2019

Steelers legend Dermontti Dawson on the loss of Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers' chances moving forward

Steelers legend and Pro Football Hall of Famer talks about the loss of Ben Roethlisberger, rallying around Mason Rudolph and his view of the team moving forward.


September 13, 2019

Pitt-Penn State: The 100th (final?) matchup in storied rivalry

Previewing the 100th meeting between Pitt and Penn State, remembering some classic moments and looking ahead.
September 10, 2019

Steelers crumble in New England, AB signs with Patriots and Seahawks loom

Brian Batko and Ray Fittipaldo look at what went wrong for the Steelers in New England, discuss the Antonio Brown conspiracy theories and preview Week 2 against the Seahawks.
September 6, 2019

Steelers-Patriots preview: Can Pittsburgh spoil a banner party in New England?

Brian Batko and Ray Fittipaldo analyze the Steelers' season opener against the Patriots and give their predictions.
September 5, 2019

Patriots-Steelers rivalry: Best and worst memories

Adam Bittner, Josh Axelrod and Ryan Winn discuss the 20-year rivalry between the Patriots and Steelers from their perspective -- the couch.
Episode 6

College football preview: Pitt, Penn State and national picture

Pitt writer John McGongial and Penn State writer Mike Persak join Adam Bittner to preview each team's season and look at the national landscape ahead of Week 1.
Episode 5

State of the Steelers: WRs emerging, James Conner's value and versatile defense

Brian Batko and Ray Fittipaldo take a look at the Steelers halfway through the preseason and discuss who's emerging and how the team will look when the games count.
Episode 4

Pitt football expectations with new-look offense and defense missing its star

Craig Meyer welcomes John McGonigal to the Pitt beat, and the two discuss expectations for the defending ACC Coastal champions heading into 2019.
Episode 3

Which Steelers have stood out in camp, and who to watch in preseason

Brian Batko and Ray Fittipaldo return home from training camp to discuss standout players and things to watch in the preseason.
Episode 2

Future of the Pirates after quiet trade deadline

Jason Mackey, Bill Brink and Nubyjas Wilborn discuss the Pirates' few deadline moves, why Felipe Vazquez is still here and their brawl memories.
Episode 1

Steelers open training camp; Penguins offseason review

Brian Batko and Ray Fittipaldo discuss what they're looking for as training camp begins, then Matt Vensel and Mike DeFabo analyze the Penguins' offseason moves.
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