The Steelers are 3-3 heading into the Bye, thanks to TJ Watt's heroics last night at Heinz Field - he was a man possessed, punching out footballs and tallying sacks, a constant presence in the Seattle backfield, everywhere really. Offensively, there were some strides made but Stan Savran doesn't seem to feel the same sort of progress was made last night compared to the past few weeks. Tim Benz and Gerry Dulac take a look at the odd personnel decisions the Steelers made on both sides of the ball, including increased playing time for both Robert Spillane and Ray-Ray McCloud
Stacy Rost, Dave Wyman, and Jake Heaps preview Sunday Night Football vs. the Steelers. Today's show: Tyler Lockett Interview (10:49), Marquise Blair Interview (19:34), John Boyle Interview (30:05), Geno Smith Presser (38:39), Steve Raible Interview (47:40), and Opponent Preview with Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Gerry Dulac (58:51).
The Huddle's second hour starts with Geno Smith stepping to the podium ahead of Seattle's Sunday night game against Pittsburgh. Other guests in the second hour include Steve Raible and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Gerry Dulac. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Wolf and Starks welcome Tom Bradley and Gerry Dulac to talk about the Seahawks matchup this Sunday.
Tim Benz and Gerry Dulac break down yesterday's victory over the Broncos and what appears to be a breakthrough on offense between Big Ben and Matt Canada. Plus, the more injuries pile up on both sides of the ball, and what could Devin Bush and Juju Smith-Schuster's extended absence mean moving forward. Also, a Power Hour with Stan Savran. And a little hockey talk, too, as John Marino prepares for his junior season as an upperclassman with the Pens.
Gerry Dulac wrote about the dynamic that exists between Matt Canada and Ben Roethlisberger and the power struggle that's possibly playing out. Dorin tells us about how Tom Brady called the shots in New England when he played with him there and the best way for these relationships to exist. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Wolf and Starks welcome Tom Bradley and Gerry Dulac to talk about the Broncos matchup this Sunday.
Hour 2 – Guests: NBC Sports Philly’s Dave Zangaro, he says Miles Sanders’ two carries is unacceptable and Eagles have to actually run the ball more, you saw some troubling things from Jalen Hurts, and more; Steelers Radio Network/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s Gerry Dulac, on the US’ dominating win in the Ryder Cup, there were several issues with the 4th and 10 play call, and more.
Gerry Dulac, Tim Benz, and Stan Savran analyze a dreadful loss vs Cincinnati and what the immediate future may hold for the sputtering Steelers offense, not to mention the troubling post game comments that seemed to allude to the face that the Steelers had run out of plays to call come 4th down of their final possession. Plus, the injuries keep piling up, but all hope is not lost - the way out from a 1-2 hole? A healthy defense and an offense that takes care of the football, says Mike Prisuta.
Wolf and Starks welcome two special guests into the locker room - Tom Bradley AND Gerry Dulac.
The Steelers dropped the home opener to the Raiders yesterday, but more importantly suffered some significant injuries on defense (and also to Diontae Johnson on the last play of the game), so where do the Black n Gold go from here? And is Sunday's match up vs the Bengals a must win? Tim Benz, Gerry Dulac and Stan Savran weigh in.
Bills Mafia packed it up and gawt aht early yesterday as the Steelers upset the reigning AFC East champs 23-16, thanks to some key defensive stops and a special teams redemption touchdown off a late punt block. Tim Benz and Gerry Dulac recap yesterday's action from Buffalo, plus a Power Hour with the Godfather himself Stan Savran. And, how do you shower? Because believe it or not, there is more than one way.
Cam Heyward reacts to the TJ Watt contract situation and shares some insights into to team bonding ahead of Sunday's Week 1 matchup in Buffalo. Billy Gardell returns after a hiatus this summer, feeling better than ever. Plus, Gerry Dulac, our Mt. Rushmore of Yinzers, Remembering Tunch Ilkin and more.
The Steelers made cuts over the weekend, and there are plenty more still to come. Gerry Dulac doesn't think they'll venture into the bargain bins from other teams too much, and also expects TJ Watt to be the highest paid defensive player in the league pretty soon. Plus, Tim Benz and the QB carousel that seems to have corrected itself and much more.
August 27, 2021 - Season 12, Episode 15 of The Terrible Podcast is now in the can. In this Friday show, Alex Kozora and I get right to talking about the latest news concerning the Pittsburgh Steelers ahead of their Friday night preseason finale against the Carolina Panthers.Gerry Dulac of the PPG had an interesting report on Friday morning about Steelers defensive end Stephon Tuitt, so Alex and I discuss that early in this show. We go over other news and notes ahead of the Friday night preseason game.My latest 53-man prediction was posted Friday morning, so Alex and I blow through it.Will the Steelers be trading for a defensive back soon? We go over the possibility of that happening and talk a little about one player the Steelers could wind up with in the coming days that currently plays on another team.Alex and spend a lot of time previewing the Friday night game and that conversation starts with us going over a list of eight Steelers players we feel should be watched closely Friday night.We also talk quite a bit about what Friday night means for Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins when it comes to what the narrative on him might be for the foreseeable future.Alex and I close this show out by hitting the e-mail machine for a few listener questions as part of closing out this Friday episode.
There seems to be a lot to like about this 2021 Steelers offense, especially with the rookies. Plus, Gerry Dulac thinks the Steelers biggest offseason acquisition was without a doubt Melvin Ingram, who's significantly impacted their depth at LB, but all of this is moot, of course, if Nimble Ben can't hack it in the late rounds of the regular season, as Mike Prisuta reminds us.
Hour 2 – Guests: Eagles Radio’s Glen Macnow – he says Jalen Hurts is further along than he thought he would be by now, Andre Dillard on the trading block, Miles Sanders drop issues and more; Gerry Dulac, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/Steelers Radio Network.
The Joe Schobert Show is in full swing at Heinz Field, but will he supersede Devin Bush on the depth chart? Gerry Dulac thinks that's ridiculous. But, Joe Scho no doubt provides much needed depth at LB position. Also, it's time we give STYX their proper due and induct them into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame!
Gerry Dulac talks about the Steelers' preseason debut against the Cowboys in the Hall of Fame Game, James Washington's reported trade request, the questions surrounding the offensive line, why he thinks Ben Roethlisberger is in the best shape of his career and more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Gerry Dulac tells Dan that Big Ben is in no way the 4th best QB in his division. Gerry says that he was surprised that Big Ben did come back. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
The Steelers signed free agent Melvin Ingram to help shore up the linebacker position, which adds some much needed depth behind TJ Watt, but what are some realistic expectations for the group heading into the 2021 season without one of its stars in Bud Dupree? Plus, who'll be snatched up by the Kraken in tomorrow night's expansion draft, and what Bill is most looking forward to at Training Camp.
Hour 2 – Topics: Players who do and don’t have good baseball IQ, Guest: Pittsburgh Post Gazette’s Gerry Dulac, on the good starts from Jordan Speith and Louis Oosthuizen at The Open, and Bryson DeChambeau is simply making excuses.
Hour 2 – Topics: Steve doesn’t understand and takes issue with Lebron’s latest comments on all the injuries in the NBA currently. Guest: Pittsburgh Post Gazette/Steelers Radio Network’s Gerry Dulac, he says he’s been always against green books, US Open preview, Matt Canada’s first presser, and more.
Hour 2 – Guests: Williamsport Crosscutters’ VP of Marketing and PR Gabe Sinicropi, on the team’s home opener Tuesday night, what to expect at the ballpark, and more; Pittsburgh Post Gazette’s Gerry Dulac, he says Phil Mickelson’s win Sunday could be a top 3 moment in golf history, Phil’s growing his mental focus, and more.
Paul Steigerwald doesn't want the Isles change in net to become the turning point story for the series, Josh Getzoff previews what will surely be a tense Game 5, Mayor Bill Peduto bows out of office and looks back on eight years serving Pittsburgh as Mayor, Gerry Dulac recaps Phil Mickelson's unlikely victory over Brooks Koepka at the PGA Championship.
Gerry Dulac and Mark Kaboly break down this past weekend's draft and highlight what they think denotes a shift in the Steelers running game philosophy, based on the two investments they made in the OL on Saturday. Also, why the Pat Freiermuth pick wasn't all that surprising, and Colby Armstrong on the Pens late season resurgence minus one of their key players.
Hour 2 – Guests: Sporting News’ Bill Bender, with a complete draft preview and Steelers Radio Network/Pittsburgh Post Gazette’s Gerry Dulac, he says Steelers really like Justin Fields if he falls and Najee Harris is off the board, Najee is still the consensus pick, and much more.
The Hockey Hall of Famer returns to the booth tonight!! He also gave Bill a few tips on how to keep a house in order thanks to a certain robotic someone, Gerry Dulac says what he would do in the first two rounds of the draft if he were the Steelers, and Billy Gardell reflects on some life changing high school lessons. Plus, a look at Mike Prisuta's second-round pick.
Colby Armstrong forecasts where he thinks Jeff Carter will best fit alongside the Penguins forwards, Gerry Dulac recaps a historical weekend from The Masters, Mike Prisuta took to the town for the Frozen Four this past weekend, his first mass-consumption of hockey and beer in quite some time, and Bill falls short in a round of name that tune.
Hour 2 – Topics: A look around baseball, Steve calls latest Tiger crash details ‘scary.’ Guest: Gerry Dulac, Pittsburgh Post Gazette/Steelers Radio Network, with a complete Masters preview, watch out for Jordan Speith, who is pick is, Brycen DeChambeau and more.
Wednesday 4/07/21 Hour 1 – Topics: Tiger car crash, Pirates…losing, Rasir Bolton tranfers again, David ‘Aki’ Collins joining Micah Shrewsberry’s staff, and an email expressing frustration with the NCAA not telling people where the money goes when it comes to athlete compensation.
Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette and the Steelers Radio Network thinks JuJu Smith-Schuster's best option was to stay with the Black n' Gold, in a system he's familiar with (that gets hime the ball) as opposed to being a third option in Kansas City, and an outlier in the run-first Ravens philosophy. Next year, however, will most likely be a big pay-day for the Steelers top receiver. Colby Armstrong recaps a tough loss for the Penguins who are in need of a break after slugging through a marathon of a schedule with mounting injuries to their forwards to prove it. Plus more submissions from the Restaurant Relief Hotline and an update on our DVE Classic Albums Bracket
In the third hour of Tuesday's DDC: the guys talk with Gerry Dulac from The Pittsburgh Post Gazette about his opinion on Bud Dupree, the guys react to Corey Davis signing with the Jets and more during the third hour of Tuesday's DDC!
Head coach of the Big 12 champion Baylor Bears Scott Drew speaks with Doug Gottlieb about the difficulty of navigating a season during a pandemic and why he’s more confident than ever that his group will end the season with a national championship. Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette stops by to break down the details of Ben Roethlisberger’s new deal and how the Steelers’ expect to fare after suffering key losses in the offseason. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
The Steelers biggest off-season hurdle is cleared. Now that Big Ben is coming back for another season, at a cap friendly price, where do the Black and Gold go from here with the rest of the off-season checklist, and how will this influence their draft strategy? Gerry Dulac breaks it down. Jay Caufield thinks last night's embarrassing collapse on home ice is enough for the Pens to be fired up for tomorrow's rubber match against the Flyers, and if not - well, some changes may loom ahead. Plus Sean Collier's movie reviews and more.
Gerry Dulac talks about the Steelers' plan to bring Ben Roethlisberger back for at least one more season, how Pittsburgh will revamp the offense this offseason, where they fit in the AFC North going into next season, the situation involving Tiger Woods, his influence on golf and more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Wednesday 2/24/21 Hour 1 – Topics: Steve says you’re not going to hear from Tiger’s camp for a while now until the police report comes up, Guest: Pittsburgh Post Gazette/Steelers Radio Network’s Gerry Dulac on why you won’t hear much for now from Tiger, what he wants to see from the accident investigation, Steelers front office is on the same page with Big Ben, and more.
Gerry Dulac thinks the Steelers are hoping Ben retires, Big Cat isn't a fan of Mason Rudolph do to his large head, Bill breaks down the best quotes from Happy Gilmore, Joe Bartnick's Soft Dump calls out Geno, and Stan Savran sees two different leagues amidst MLB: Big spenders and little spenders.
Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette and Steelers Radio Network believes the hope amongst the Steelers brass is that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger chooses to retire, as he can't see the club cutting him in the coming weeks. Re-signing Ben has big cap implications, and it looks like Mason Rudolph would be the immediate heir to Ben's throne.
Paul Steigerwald shares his estimation as to why Jim Rutherford suddenly retired just seven games into the 2021 season and dispels the rumors of a botched Letang trade, Beau Berman formerly of WTAE-Pittsburgh explains the craze behind the Reddit driven short of GameStop stock on Wall Street and why this is just the beginning, Gerry Dulac on Art Rooney II's comments from yesterday's press conference and what the Steelers plan to do at quarterback in the near future, plus Sean Collier's movie reviews and a list of some of the best slide guitar players throughout history.
Afternoons 3-6 on 105.9 The X Opening Monologue - Mark wants to talk hockey following the loss last night in Philly, but the Steelers just wont let him. Mark gets into the coaching changes that were made today and how it's just more of the same. Mark then does get into the hockey talk because last nights game in Philly was just a stink sandwich. Mark then plays some sound from AB Jr Jr, who actually DOUBLES DOWN on his comments about the Browns being clapped by the Chiefs. Gerry Dulac joins Mark to wrap up his weekly appearances on the show as they talk about the fall out from the Browns loss, the coaching changes, should there be more changes to come, Big Ben's future and so much more. NO QUARTER
The Steelers became part of NFL history last night after suffering a horrific 48-37 loss at home against their divisional rival the Cleveland Browns. Tim Benz, Gerry Dulac, and Stan Savran break down a gut-wrenching performance, who should take most of the blame, and who is least likely to return in 2021.
Afternoons 3-6 on 105.9 The X Opening Monologue - We are just 2 days away from SUPER WILD CARD WEEKEND. Somebody in Pittsburgh say somethin about gettin FIRED UP? Mark tells you what he wants this weekend not just in the Steelers game but in other games during SUPER. WILD. CARD WEEKEND. Mark gets into the game including issues that are surrounding the Browns and who his LG would be for the Steelers. Mark talks about if this is the Steelers next best shot at a playoff run? And Dee Snider is using his musical wonder to heal the sick and injured in Cobra Kai. Gerry Dulac joins the show for his weekly segment as he gets you set for Steelers Browns by giving us a clue into who we might see start at LG in the game, what he thinks about the Steelers utilizing the Dobbs package for short yardage, and much more. NO QUARTER
Tim Benz, Gerry Dulac, and Stan Savran recap what could mount as the Steelers best loss of the year after falling to the Browns 24-22 with the "JV" squad at hand. What did we learn from Mason Rudolph's performance? And how impressive was Alex Highsmith's domination? But most importantly, what we can we expect in the Wild Card rematch come Sunday night when the Browns visit Heinz Field for their first playoff game in seventeen years.
The Steelers suffered back-to-back losses for the first time this season after losing 26-15 to the Buffalo Bills last night. Injuries keep mounting, this time on the offensive line and Stan Savran is worried about Ben's health as it appears he's lost some touch on his throws. Also, Tim Benz and Gerry Dulac weigh in on where the offense will turn from here and what is the worst case scenario for Steelers fans now that the sky is officially falling at 11-2.
Gerry Dulac tells Dan that the Ravens have not changed their approach to the Steelers game with all of their back ups in the lineup today. Gerry says that RG III and the Ravens had a good game against the Steelers during the last game of the season last year. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers