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January 25, 2022 Off Script: Is Pitt’s latest loss a warning sign?

Pitt insiders Craig Meyer and Johnny McGonigal evaluate the Panthers’ lopsided loss to Clemson and consider whether or not this is a warning sign that things are going to fall apart. Plus, we discuss the officially official news: Frank Cignetti is Pitt's new offensive coordinator.

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January 24, 2022 Varsity Xtra: High school basketball midseason review

High school basketball insiders Mike White and Brad Everett take a look at the most surprising teams from the first half of the season, as well as the teams who have made the biggest statements. Plus, we give our picks for midseason players of the year and predict the winners of this week’s biggest games.

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January 21, 2022 Pod of Steel: Wrapping up this Steelers season

Steelers insiders Ray Fittipaldo and Brian Batko wrap up the 2021 season. It’s time for the Steelers to turn the page at quarterback and with the offense. Does Mike Tomlin really want Matt Canada back? Plus, we discuss receiving corps decisions, finding rookies to produce on defense and more.

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January 20, 2022 From the Point: Penguins return from road trip

Penguins insiders Matt Vensel and Mike DeFabo recap the longest road trip of the season. What do the All-Star game nods say about Tristan Jarry and Jake Guentzel? And could the Penguins finally get a fully healthy lineup? Plus, we look ahead to the matchup against Matt Murray.

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January 18, 2022 Off Script: What Pitt basketball proved with a win over Louisville

Pitt insiders Craig Meyer and Johnny McGonigal break down the Panthers’ interesting week. What did their win over Louisville prove? Which players are standing out? Plus, we discuss the hiring of Pitt offensive coordinator Frank Cignetti.

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January 14, 2022 Pod of Steel: Believe it or not, Steelers playoff football is here

Steelers insiders Ray Fittipaldo and Brian Batko revisit the crazy events that kept Pittsburgh’s season alive. Did anyone actually see this coming? Plus, we discuss JuJu Smith-Schuster returning to practice, look ahead to the Chiefs matchup and share our predictions for the playoff weekend.

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January 13, 2022 From the Point: Evgeni Malkin is back

Penguins insiders Matt Vensel and Mike DeFabo break down Evgeni Malkin’s season debut. Which parts of the team will benefit most from his return to the lineup? Plus, Jeff Carter returns to L.A. How has his time with the Penguins changed his career?

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January 11, 2022 Off Script: How has Pitt basketball gotten to this point?

Pitt insiders Craig Meyer and Johnny McGonigal take a closer look at where is Pitt basketball now. It was a rough start to the season, but the Panthers are turning things around and forming an identity. What opportunities are ahead for them? And can John Hugley continue to impress? Plus, we share our final team of teams update.

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January 07, 2022 Pod of Steel: Gearing up for Ben Roethlisberger’s final ride

Steelers insiders Ray Fittipaldo and Brian Batko share their lingering thoughts from Pittsburgh’s sendoff for Ben Roethlisberger Monday night. Did that game represent a passing of the torch? Plus, we break down the defense’s necessary performance, discuss T.J. Watt chasing the sack record and preview the Steelers-Ravens game.

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January 06, 2022 From the Point: Sidney Crosby goes “beast mode”

Penguins insiders Matt Vensel and Mike DeFabo break down Wednesday night’s win, including a closer look at Sidney Crosby’s big game and Casey DeSmith’s concerning performance. Plus, who won the Sam Lafferty-for-Alex Nylander trade? And how many more years can the core stay together?

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