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Join us every week for a look at Pittsburgh sports with a rotating cast of Pittsburgh Post-Gazette sportswriters from our home base on North Shore Drive.

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    • Nov 28, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
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    Monday Night Football preview: Can the Steelers get back on track vs. Colts?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2022 29:56


    On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko look ahead to the Steelers' Monday Night Football matchup with the Colts in Indianapolis, with a special focus on the most important matchups that will decide which team gets a crucial victory to close out the month of November in the NFL.

    What's wrong with the connection between the Steelers' Kenny Pickett and Diontae Johnson?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2022 37:07


    On the Wednesday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Adam Bittner and Christopher Carter analyze the relationship between the Steelers rookie quarterback Kenny Pickett and receiver Diontae Johnson and why it isn't productive right now. They also tackle the defense's issues and ponder how the team could be positioned for the NFL draft.

    NFL Week 11: Why did the Steelers' defense collapse late against the Bengals?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 21, 2022 30:15


    On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Ray Fittipaldo sort through the Steelers' loss to the Bengals on Sunday at Acrisure Stadium. Why did the defense wilt in the final moments? Did the offense produce some positives on which it can build? The duo answers those questions and more.

    Here's how Steelers can get the sweep of their rival Bengals

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2022 33:52


    On the Friday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko preview the Steelers' Week 11 rematch against the Cincinnati Bengals at Acrisure Stadium and ponder the team's improvement in run defense in recent weeks.

    Can a healthy Steelers defense dominate the Bengals again?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2022 29:48


    On the Wednesday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Adam Bittner discuss the importance of a healthy Minkah Fitzpatrick for the Steelers defense and what difference he can make against Cincinnati if he's healthy. They also highlight growth along the offensive line and from much maligned linebacker Devin Bush.

    Grading the Steelers in their big Week 10 win over the Saints

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 14, 2022 29:35


    On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Ray Fittipaldo break down the Steelers' big win over the New Orleans Saints and give an early peek ahead to Week 11, when the Steelers will welcome the Cincinnati Bengals to Acrisure Stadium.

    NFL Week 10: Steelers vs. Saints preview, key matchups, predictions and more

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2022 33:01


    On the Friday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko look ahead to the Steelers' Week 10 meeting with the New Orleans Saints and ponder the difference linebacker T.J. Watt can make in his return from injury after his team's Week 9 bye.

    DON'T CALL IT A COMEBACK: Ryan Shazier and Dave Dameshek's new podcast

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2022 3:04


    There are few moments in sports more thrilling, compelling, or inspiring than a comeback story. From the resurgence of a sports figure to a team that defies the odds for an unexpected win, to someone who never quite made it, finally getting their shot, these stories are the lifeblood of sports. Nobody knows this more than former NFL star linebacker, Ryan Shazier who scratched and clawed his way back from paralysis after a devastating on-field hit, to walk back on a football field just a few years later under his own power. It's the stuff movies are made of… and now it's the stuff Don't Call it a Comeback will bring you each week. Don't Call it a Comeback will spotlight the biggest sports comeback story of the week and dive deep into every aspect of what makes each tale more incredible than the last. Hosted by Ryan Shazier and his pal, TV writer, radio personality, and sports superfan, Dave Dameshek, they'll shout out the underdogs, Cinderellas, unlikely heroes, and surprising achievements all across the sports landscape and explore the highs, lows and hurdles each subject faced on their triumphant comeback journey.  Listen to Don't Call it a Comeback: wondery.fm/TNSD_DCIAC

    MLB free agency preview: What pieces will the Pirates add?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2022 18:35


    Post-Gazette sports writers Jason Mackey and Adam Bittner preview MLB free agency and moves the Pirates can and should make as baseball's hot stove season gets underway, with an emphasis on first base, catcher and the starting rotation.

    NFL Draft 2023: What are Steelers' options with pick acquired in Chase Claypool trade?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 35:25


    On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Ray Fittipaldo discuss which players the Steelers may want to target with the second-round draft pick acquired in the Chase Claypool trade last week. They also analyze ways William Jackson III can help the defense.

    NFL trade deadline recap: Breaking down Steelers' Chase Claypool deal

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 2, 2022 34:06


    On the Wednesday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko break down every angle of the Steelers' two trade deadline moves -- one that sent WR Chase Claypool to Chicago and the other that brought William Jackson III from the Washington Commanders.

    Steelers vs. Eagles aftermath: What changes can Pittsburgh make?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2022 37:29


    On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Adam Bittner and Ray Fittipaldo break down the Steelers' loss Sunday at Philadelphia and look ahead to the bye week. Is it time for a change in the playcalling? And are there other personnel decisions that could make a difference alongside linebacker T.J. Watt's return from injury?

    Steelers-Eagles preview and picks: Can Matt Canada open up offense?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2022 34:56


    On the Friday episode of The North Shore Drive podcast, Steelers insider Brian Batko discusses whether the offense is as close to breaking through as Matt Canada insists and if Pittsburgh can end the Eagles' undefeated season. 

    Steelers struggles: Is Matt Canada hurting Kenny Pickett's development?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2022 35:31


    On the Wednesay episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Jason Mackey discuss Matt Canada's future as Steelers offensive coordinator and whether he's helped or hurt the development of rookie quarterback Kenny Pickett so far.

    Steelers vs. Dolphins aftermath: Is it too late for a turnaround?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 36:37


    On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Adam Bittner and Christopher Carter break down the Steelers' Sunday Night Football loss to the Dolphins in Miami. They also take stock of where the team stands through seven weeks of the NFL season and whether coach Mike Tomlin and Co. still have time to turn their dismal start into a meaningful finish.

    NFL Week 7: Steelers vs. Dolphins preview, key matchups, predictions and more

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2022 36:22


    On the Friday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko break down the Steelers' injury situation as they look to extend their winning streak to two games Sunday night at Miami. They also have insight on all the key matchups and offer their predictions for what will happen at Hard Rock Stadium.

    Mitch Trubisky vs. Diontae Johnson: Inside Steelers teammates' reported rift

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2022 37:58


    On the Wednesday edition of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Jason Mackey discuss colleague Gerry Dulac's report that quarterback Mitch Trubisky and receiver Diontae Johnson clashed during halftime of their team's loss to the New York Jets at Acrisure Stadium. The pair also discusses the Penguins' hot start that took a detour Monday night in Montreal.

    Steelers' shocker: How Pittsburgh took down Tom Brady, Buccaneers

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2022 39:46


    Steelers insider Ray Fittipaldo joins the show to break down the team's big-time upset over Tampa Bay. Is this a new and improved Mitch Trubisky? How did the defense perform so well with so many injuries? And have their playoff hopes been given a significant boost?

    NFL Week 6: Steelers vs. Buccaneers preview, key matchups, predictions and more

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2022 24:35


    On the Friday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette Steelers insider Ray Fittipaldo breaks down what the team must do to break its four-game losing streak Sunday against Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at Acrisure Stadium. He also makes his pick for the game, which will mark Kenny Pickett's second as the starting quarterback.

    Varsity Xtra: Will lack of TV broadcasts for WPIAL championships help attendance?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2022 55:48


    Our high school football crew discusses the ramifications of KDKA's decision not to televise this year's WPIAL football championships and whether it will help raise attendance for the championship games. Plus, we discuss the potential changes that could be coming to the PIAA's competitive balance rule and we predict all of this week's biggest matchups.  

    NFL Week 6: Why Steelers must be patient with Kenny Pickett, Matt Canada's offense

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2022 35:19


    On the Wednesday episode of the North Shore Drive, Jason Mackey discusses the need for patience with Kenny Pickett as he learns to execute coordinator Matt Canada's offense. Plus, with the Penguins' season opener looming, Jason reflects on the longevity of Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Kris Letang.

    Steelers vs. Bills aftermath: Has blowout loss sown locker room turmoil in Pittsburgh?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2022 39:18


    On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Steelers insider Brian Batko takes viewers inside the discord that became evident in the team's locker room after a blowout loss to the Bills on Sunday in Buffalo. He also breaks down every angle of the blowout defeat, the Steelers' worst since 1989.

    Can Kenny Pickett lead Steelers to major upset against Bills?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2022 38:04


    On the Friday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, we break down the Steelers' chances as two-touchdown underdogs against the Bills in Buffalo. Will the Kenny Pickett "spark" be enough to lift Pittsburgh? Is the Steelers defense healthy enough to keep the game close? And finally, will anyone pick the upset?

    Varsity Xtra: Why are the perennial powers in the WPIAL struggling?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2022 52:02


    High school football insiders Mike White, Brad Everett and Steve Rotstein break down their power rankings for the top five teams in the area, regardless of class. Plus, we discuss what is going on with perennial powers Central Catholic, Thomas Jefferson and Clairton and whether they have what it takes to turn their seasons around.

    What does Kenny Pickett move mean for Matt Canada's Steelers future?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2022 31:51


    On the Wednesday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Jason Mackey discuss expectations for Steelers offensive coordinator Matt Canada now that Kenny Pickett has replaced Mitch Trubisky as the starting quarterback. Jason also gives his take on the Pirates, as they've officially reached 100 losses for 2022.

    Has Kenny Pickett officially taken over as Steelers QB?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2022 33:08


    On Monday's edition of The North Shore Drive podcast, Steelers insider Ray Fittipaldo joins Christopher Carter to discuss the debut of Kenny Pickett and the loss to the Jets. Is this officially the rookie's team to lead? Can the Pittsburgh defense find some answers to help whoever is quarterback going forward? And is the AFC North still winnable? 

    NFL Week 4: Steelers vs. Jets preview, key matchups, predictions and more

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2022 32:35


    On the Friday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko get you ready for the Steelers' Sunday afternoon matchup with the New York Jets. The two review all of the key matchups and make their picks for a must-win game for Pittsburgh.

    Varsity Xtra: Handing out midseason hardware

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2022 50:26


    High school football insiders Mike White, Brad Everett and Steve Rotstein discuss their picks for the midseason WPIAL/City League player of the year and coach of the year. Plus, we give our own personal rankings for Class 6A and reflect on some of the most memorable plays we've witnessed in person. Music from https://filmmusic.io "RetroFuture Cle8n" by Kevin M8cLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://cre8tivecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

    NFL Week 4: Steelers in must win situation vs. Jets?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2022 32:04


    On the Wednesday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Jason Mackey discuss whether the Steelers are in a must-win situation ahead of their Week 4 matchup with the New York Jets. Jason also has all of the latest from Penguins training camp and gives his thoughts on the Pirates as they near another 100-loss season.

    Hines Ward interview: Ex-Steelers WR weighs in on Mitch Trubisky, Matt Canada's offense and more

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 17:11


    Former Steelers Super Bowl MVP Hines Ward joins Post-Gazette sports writer Adam Bittner for a special episode of the North Shore Drive podcast. The two discuss the team's quarterbacks, Matt Canada's offense and key drops by the receivers. Hines also tells fans how they can find resources to fight obesity through the NFL Alumni Association's Huddle Up: Let's Talk Obesity campaign.

    The Steelers think they can address these issues

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 26, 2022 36:28


    On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Christopher Carter gets the scoop from Post-Gazette Steelers insider Ray Fittipaldo on which issues the Steelers are focused on fixing ahead of their Week 4 matchup with the New York Jets on Sunday at Acrisure Stadium. For six months of digital access to the Post-Gazette for just $6, visit this link: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/promo/?offer=OFSPUD992V42&template=OTSFEMRADNED&tpcc=youtube

    Steelers vs. Browns breakdown: Can Pittsburgh fix its issues?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2022 39:40


    On the Friday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko analyze the Steelers' loss to the Browns on Thursday Night Football. What issues can be fixed? Which can't? And how will the Steelers fare beyond Week 3 with a tough schedule looming?

    Varsity Xtra: Who is the best team in Class 5A?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2022 48:23


    High school football insiders Mike White, Brad Everett and Steve Rotstein discuss the top teams in Class 5A and whether Hempfield has a legitimate chance to contend for a WPIAL title. Plus, we reflect on Anthony Chiccitt's incredible journey from Bethel Park quarterback to cancer survivor to walk-on at Robert Morris, where he is now the starting QB.

    NFL Week 3: Steelers vs. Browns preview, key matchups, predictions and more

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2022 37:39


    On the Wednesday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Jason Mackey look ahead to the Steelers' matchup with the Browns on Thursday Night Football. They also share thoughts on Penguins training camp, which begins later this week, and the Pirates' dramatic loss to the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.

    Grading the Steelers in their loss to the Patriots

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 19, 2022 36:18


    On the Monday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Christopher Carter and Ray Fittipaldo break down every angle of the Steelers' loss to the New England Patriots in their home opener Sunday at Acrisure Stadium.  The two talk through Ray's report card on the team's performance and analyze the things that need to change ahead of the team's Week 3 matchup against the Browns in Cleveland.  Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko break down every angle of the Steelers' Week 2 matchup with the Patriots at Acrisure Stadium. Get their predictions for the game, insight on the most important matchups and injury updates, plus how the Steelers can make up for T.J. Watt's lost production. Get 6 months of digital access for only $6. Click the link below for more details: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/promo/?offer=OFSPUD992V42&template=OTSFEMRADNED&tpcc=youtube MyBookie offer: https://mybookie.website/NorthShoreDrive

    NFL Week 2: Steelers vs. Patriots preview, key matchups, predictions and more

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2022 32:33


    Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko break down every angle of the Steelers' Week 2 matchup with the Patriots at Acrisure Stadium. Get their predictions for the game, insight on the most important matchups and injury updates, plus how the Steelers can make up for T.J. Watt's lost production. Get 6 months of digital access for only $6. Click the link below for more details: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/promo/?offer=OFSPUD992V42&template=OTSFEMRADNED&tpcc=youtube MyBookie offer: https://mybookie.website/NorthShoreDrive

    Varsity Xtra: Separating the contenders from the pretenders in Class 6A

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2022 56:05


    High school football insiders Mike White, Brad Everett and Steve Rotstein break down the top teams in Class 6A and try to separate the contenders from the pretenders. Plus, we're joined by McKeesport star running back Bobbie Boyd to discuss his torrid start to the season and where he might end up playing in college. Music from https://filmmusic.io "RetroFuture Cle8n" by Kevin M8cLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://cre8tivecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

    Why the Steelers can win without T.J. Watt

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2022 29:31


    Christopher Carter is joined by Post-Gazette senior writer Jason Mackey to discuss the Steelers' future with T.J. Watt dealing with a pec injury. Can the defense keep up its super-human effort to produce wins while they wait for their best player to come back?  And speaking of injuries, how can the banged-up Pitt Panthers rebound from their tough loss to Tennessee?  Get 6 months of digital access for only $6. Click the link below for more details: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/promo/?offer=OFSPUD992V42&template=OTSFEMRADNED&tpcc=youtube MyBookie offer: https://mybookie.website/NorthShoreDrive  

    Steelers-Bengals recap: What in the world did we just watch?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 12, 2022 29:58


    Christopher Carter is joined by Steelers insider Ray Fittipaldo to break down the craziness that was Week 1 of the Steelers' season. Is Minkah Fitzpatrick now the team's most important player with T.J. Watt injured? Is this team good enough to compete without Watt? And how long of a leash does Mitch Trubisky have?  Get 6 months of digital access for only $6. Click the link below for more details: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/promo/?offer=OFSPUD992V42&template=OTSFEMRADNED&tpcc=youtube MyBookie offer: https://mybookie.website/NorthShoreDrive

    NFL Week 1: Steelers vs. Bengals preview, key matchups, predictions and more

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2022 30:16


    Post-Gazette sports writers Christopher Carter and Brian Batko break down every angle of the Steelers' Week 1 matchup with the Bengals in Cincinnati. Get their predictions for the game and insight on the most important matchups that could determine the outcome. Get 6 months of digital access for only $6. Click the link below for more details: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/promo/?offer=OFSPUD992V42&template=OTSFEMRADNED&tpcc=youtube MyBookie offer: https://mybookie.website/NorthShoreDrive

    Varsity Xtra: Should Rodney Gallagher be Laurel Highlands' quarterback?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2022 49:22


    High school insiders Mike White, Brad Everett and Steve Rotstein discuss whether Rodney Gallagher should remain at wide receiver or move back to quarterback. Plus, we forecast how far Westinghouse can go in the state playoffs, and how long will Central Valley's winning streak last? Music from https://filmmusic.io "RetroFuture Cle8n" by Kevin M8cLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://cre8tivecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) 

    Did the Steelers get their QB depth chart right?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2022 31:14


    On the Wednesday episode of the North Shore Drive podcast, Post-Gazette sports writers Jason Mackey and Chris Carter discuss whether the Steelers got it right in naming Mitch Trubisky their starting quarterback and choosing Kenny Pickett as his No. 2. Plus, Jason gets a scoop on kicker Chris Boswell. Get 6 months of digital access for only $6. Click the link below for more details: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/promo/?offer=OFSPUD992V42&template=OTSFEMRADNED&tpcc=youtube MyBookie offer: https://mybookie.website/NorthShoreDrive

    Steelers season preview: Will offensive line derail 2022 season?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 5, 2022 30:47


    Steelers insider Ray Fittipaldo joins Christopher Carter to look ahead to the regular season as we sit less than a week away. How long until Kenny Pickett takes over at QB? Can the offensive line keep any quarterback upright? And are there hidden signs of optimism?  Get 6 months of digital access for only $6. Click the link below for more details: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/promo/?offer=OFSPUD992V42&template=OTSFEMRADNED&tpcc=youtube MyBookie offer: https://mybookie.website/NorthShoreDrive

    Pitt-West Virginia: Who will win the Backyard Brawl?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2022 30:01


    The new North Shore Drive sports podcast with host Christopher Carter kicks off ... where else? The Backyard Brawl is going down Thursday, with Pitt and West Virginia fighting for more than just a 1-0 record. Carter talks with fellow Pitt insider Noah Hiles about the game and the Panthers' prospects for 2022.  Get 6 months of digital access for only $6. Click the link below for more details: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/promo/?offer=OFSPUD992V42&template=OTSFEMRADNED&tpcc=youtube MyBookie offer: https://mybookie.website/NorthShoreDrive

    Varsity Xtra: Recapping Week Zero and looking ahead

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2022 55:04


    High school football insiders Mike White, Brad Everett and Steve Rotstein recap the biggest games and offer their top takeaways from Week Zero action. Plus, we're joined by Mars assistant coach and former Pitt and Penn Hills star linebacker Tom Tumulty to discuss his playing career, his transition into coaching, the Backyard Brawl and more. Music from https://filmmusic.io "RetroFuture Cle8n" by Kevin M8cLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://cre8tivecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) 

    Introducing an exciting new North Shore Drive podcast format

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2022 4:35


    New North Shore Drive podcast host Christopher Carter welcomes you to a new era at the Post-Gazette. Subscribe now to get unparalleled coverage all year long from the Steelers, Penguins, Pirates and Pitt beats - plus a whole lot more - delivered three times a week.  For six months of digital access to Post-Gazette.com for just $6, click this link: https://my.post-gazette.com/purchase/checkout/?template=OTSFEMRADNED&offer=OFSPUD992V42&term=TMP4583X8T3E

    Can Kenny Pickett steal QB job in Steelers' preseason finale?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2022 36:51


    Steelers insiders Brian Batko and Ray Fittipaldo break down the roster battles they're watching in the preseason finale against the Lions. Is the door open for Kenny Pickett to start at quarterback over Mitch Trubisky? Is there a savior on the offensive line? And could Mason Rudolph be auditioning in front of his future team? https://mybookie.website/NorthShoreDrive Music from https://filmmusic.io "RetroFuture Clean" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)  

    Varsity Xtra: Previewing Week 0's biggest games and top storylines

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2022 49:10


    High school football insiders Mike White, Brad Everett and Steve Rotstein discuss the top storylines heading into the 2022 season, break down the biggest games from Week 0 and give their predictions for each WPIAL and City League champion. Music from https://filmmusic.io "RetroFuture Cle8n" by Kevin M8cLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://cre8tivecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

    Our top takeaways from Steelers training camp

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2022 38:07


    Steelers insiders Brian Batko and Ray Fittipaldo recap their top takeaways from training camp, going position-by-position to evaluate where the team stands as it enters the second preseason game. Is the offensive line going to jell in time for whoever is playing quarterback? Will Robert Spillane supplant Devin Bush as starting inside linebacker?  Music from https://filmmusic.io "RetroFuture Clean" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

    What we're watching in Steelers' preseason opener

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2022 20:48


    Steelers insider Ray Fittipaldo is joined by Adam Bittner to preview the Steelers' first preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks. How many snaps will Kenny Pickett see behind Mitch Trubisky? Can George Pickens live up to the hype? And who can take over as the second running back? Music from https://filmmusic.io "RetroFuture Clean" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

    Pod of Steel: Breaking down Diontae Johnson's contract extension

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 6, 2022 29:18


    Host Adam Bittner and Steelers insider Ray Fittipaldo check in after Week 2 of training camp. Did Diontae Johnson get a fair deal? Is taking the lead in the battles at left guard, inside linebacker or cornerback? Plus, they discuss the quarterback situation and when we might see Kenny Pickett. Music from https://filmmusic.io "RetroFuture Clean" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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