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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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January 04, 2022 Off Script: Takeaways from Pitt’s Peach Bowl loss

Pitt insiders Johnny McGonigal and Craig Meyer review the Panthers’ Peach Bowl performance, discuss Brennan Marion's departure and break down the latest transfer news.

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December 31, 2021 Pod of Steel: Can the Steelers step up for Ben Roethlisberger on Monday?

Steelers insiders Ray Fittipaldo and Brian Batko break down Ben Roethlisberger’s big news of the week: Monday night will likely be his last game at Heinz Field. How will these final games go for him? Plus, we discuss the latest coaching staff departure and preview the upcoming game against the Browns. 

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December 29, 2021 From the Point: How are the Penguins navigating the latest COVID-19 situation?

Penguins insiders Matt Vensel and Mike DeFabo break down how COVID-19 is impacting the team once more and how changing CDC guidelines could impact the club. When will the Penguins play hockey on ice again? And what will they need to do to pick up where they left off before the pause? Plus, we share the latest injury updates, including Evgeni Malkin’s recent comments.

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December 28, 2021 Off Script: Pitt’s Peach Bowl preview

Pitt insiders Johnny McGonigal and Craig Meyer are gearing up for this week’s Peach Bowl. With Kenny Pickett opting not to play, it’s time for the Nick Patti show. Can the Panthers wrap up a special season with win No. 12? Plus, we discuss Kedon Slovis’ transfer to Pitt.

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