Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Podcast: The curious case of Terrell Edmunds

Monday, April 6th, 2020

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2019 season is officially over, and the Steelers lost their final game by losing to the Baltimore Ravens in Week 17, ending their record at 8-8. Take a look at the rundown for the latest episode of the BTSC podcast The Home and Hater Show. On this show Jeff Hartman and Lance Williams break down all things Steelers!

Jim Irsay to donate 10,000 N95 masks to ISDH

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

Colts owner Jim Irsay said he's sending more than 10,000 N95 masks to the Indiana State Department of Health. "Just procured 10,000+ masks ( N-95) and am passing them along to Indiana State Dept. of Health," Irsay tweeted Sunday.

Drew Lock Already Receiving Workout Tips From Broncos’ New Backup QB

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

The Denver Broncos are excited to let Drew Lock have a full season as the starter in 2020 despite being limited in what they can do during the offseason due to the coronavirus. Even though he hasn’t been with the team for more than a month, Jeff Driskel is already giving workout tips to Lock. Jeff sent me some of his workouts, some of his shoulder [and] arm stuff that he uses to stay in shape,” Lock said in a recent interview with Phil Milani of the team’s official website.

Falcons lost coin flip to Bears for Robert Quinn

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

The Falcons were major players for defensive end Robert Quinn in free agency, but they lost a coin toss to the Chicago Bears, Quinn told reporters in Chicago on Friday. It was still pretty tough,” Quinn said. I mean basically that’s what it boiled down to, is a coin flip.

Derek Wolfe said he wanted to be a Raven all along: ‘I really don’t care about the money’

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

This offseason, free-agent defensive lineman Derek Wolfe kept close tabs on what the Baltimore Ravens were doing, hoping to be a part of their plans. Though he decided against asking for a trade last season, the Denver Broncos didn’t bring him back for 2020, giving Wolfe a chance to join what he called his “first choice” in Baltimore. But the Ravens were aggressive to start free agency, trading for Calais Campbell and agreeing to terms on a three-year deal with defensive tackle Michael Brockers.

Podcast: Ben Roethlisberger is gonna be ‘Ben’ in 2020

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

The Pittsburgh Steelers, and their global fan base, is hoping Ben Roethlisberger returns to form. However, Roethlisberger coming back might be a double-edged sword. This is where the newest BTSC podcast “Yeah, I Said It” comes in.

Five Things To Know About Cornerback Ronald Darby

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

The Redskins bolstered their secondary by signing cornerback Ronald Darby, the team officially announced April 1. The 5-foot-11, 193-pound Darby is entering his sixth NFL season after originally being selected by the Buffalo Bills in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft. He has appeared in 57 regular season games with 56 starts.

Steelers News: Ben Roethlisberger played a role in the Steelers landing Eric Ebron

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

Ben Roethlisberger influenced Eric Ebron’s decision to sign with Steelers Eric Ebron was attending a Christian-based conference in January when he learned that Ben Roethlisberger would be one of the speakers. Ebron always wanted to meet the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback. Before he could approach Roethlisberger, he was beaten to the punch.

Bears hope Robert Quinn makes their vaunted defense ‘more dangerous’

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

Graham’s 38 catches for 447 yards last year were the lowest figures in both categories since his rookie year.

Bleak picture for restaurant and hotel industries among hardest hit by the pandemic

Friday, April 3rd, 2020

Sam Toia, president of the Illinois Restaurant Association, said up to 25 percent of the roughly 7,500 restaurants in Chicago may never re-open. Without dine-in customers, restaurant revenue is down 71 percent.