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Cheerleaders Happy Hour post (9/18)–A look at SF Tight End George Kittle

San Francisco tight end George Kittle could cause a big problem for the Steelers defense.

Breakfast With Benz Podcast (9/18)–Kevin Gorman and Tim Benz on Minkah Fitzpatrick, Mason Rudolph, fan mentality

It’s our weekly podcast from the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex on the South Side. Ben Roethlisberger’s season-ending injury. Mason Rudolph’s first start. The Minkah Fitzpatrick trade. And the signing of former first-round draft choice Paxton Lynch to add quarterback depth. Fellow TribLIVE columnist Kevin Gorman joins me to investigate all those topics.

Cheerleaders Happy Hour post (9/17)–An issue Seattle exploited that the Steelers must fix.

The Seahawks did a lot right in Pittsburgh. But they attacked one specific area of the Steelers defense very effectively. They need to fix it before Sunday against the Niners.

Breakfast With Benz Podcast (9/17)–Meg Bulger on her WVU Hall of Fame induction

WPIAL star basketball player Meg Bulger was inducted into the WVU Hall of Fame last weekend. She joins me to talk about her days in Morgantown, the state of high school women’s hoops, her broadcasting career, and her brother’s desire to become an Olympic curler.

Madden Monday (9/16)-Ripping the Steelers, Narduzzi, awful Pirates pitching


In this week’s Cheerleaders Madden Monday, Mark Madden and Tim Benz tear apart the Steelers’ loss to Seattle. They pound Pat Narduzzi’s decision to kick that field goal against Penn State. And they kick around some awful Pirates pitching.

Cheerleaders Happy Hour post (9/13)–An initial thought on Penguins training camp

A lot of attention is being paid to the new guys at Penguins training camp. I’m looking at an “old guy” though.

Breakfast With Benz Podcast (9/11)–Steelers Coordinatiors speak

Steelers coordinators Randy Fichtner and Keith Butler vent about the Patriots game, and look at improvements needed to beat Seattle.