On the Monday edition of the North Shore Drive, Post-Gazette sports writers Ray Fittipaldo and Christopher Carter discuss the coming week's Senior Bowl and which NFL draft prospects the Steelers may have their eyes on before the game in Mobile, Ala. Christopher also welcomes Penguins beat reporter Andrew Destin to discuss the team's frustrating loss to San Jose, their last game before the All-Star break.
The Pittsburgh Steelers' offseason needs involve several positions for Omar Khan and the front office to address. Ray Fittipaldo and Christopher Carter rank which positions are the top concerns, and highlight offensive line and cornerback prospects in the NFL draft and free agency. Also, the two go over the NFL divisional round of the playoffs with the Cincinnati Bengals looking strong. Finally, Chris discusses the Pittsburgh Penguins' overtime loss to the New Jersey Devils and whether Ron Hextall can or can't make any moves to boost the team for a second half push.
On the Friday edition of the North Shore Drive podcast, host Christopher Carter welcomes a trio of guests to talk about all three of Pittsburgh's major sports teams. Brian Batko what the Steelers' decision to keep offensive coordinator Matt Canada means for quarterback Kenny Pickett. Jason Mackey talks Andrew McCutchen's return. And Matt Vensel stops by to analyze the Penguins' recent struggles.
On the Wednesday edition of the North Shore Drive podcast, 93.7 The Fan's Josh Rowntree joins Post-Gazette sports writer Christopher Carter to discuss the report by the Post-Gazette's Gerry Dulac that offensive coordinator Matt Canada will be returning to the Steelers in 2023. Later, they also discuss an important week for the Pitt basketball team.
On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Ray Fittipaldo discuss the Steelers' offensive line. How much did it improve during the season? And what changes -- if any -- should be made to make it better in 2023? Our duo tackles those questions and also looks back at the NFL's wild-card weekend playoff games.
On the Friday edition of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko discuss the Steelers coaching staff. Will offensive coordinator Matt Canada be retained or let go? Will there be changes with any other assistants? Our duo tackles those topics and looks ahead to the NFL's wild-card playoff weekend.
On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Ray Fittipaldo break down the Steelers' win over the Cleveland Browns and what it means in the context of their season. Is their final record a success, given the team's slow start? Or should the season be viewed as a disappointment given missed opportunities to reach the playoffs? Plus, will Matt Canada be back as offensive coordinator in 2023? Our duo tackles those questions and more.
On the Friday edition of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko discuss the changes to the AFC's playoff seeding procedures, their potential impact on the Steelers and the chances the home team will actually be able to make the playoffs with a Week 18 victory against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday at Acrisure Stadium.