Steelers legend Franco Harris last week helped representatives from the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Senator John Heinz History Center unveil several artifacts featured in the upcoming exhibition, Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The Steelers’ Hall of Famer shared his football memories as museum curators carefully revealed important items from pro football history.
Andrew McCutchen's walk-off blast to right-center in the bottom of the ninth gave the Pirates a 2-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds Saturday night at PNC Park. Rookie Kyle McPherson threw 6 shutout innings in just his third career start and Pedro Alvarez had two hits for the Pirates.
Andrew McCutchen broke his 0-16 streak in the best way possible.
Geno Smith threw for 656 yards and 8 touchdown passes to lead No. 9 West Virginia to a 70-63 win over No. 25 Baylor. Smith outdueled the Bears’ Nick Florence, who threw for 581 yards and 5 TDs in a game shockingly void of anything resembling defense.
Smith tied a Big 12 record with eight touchdown passes and Baylor's Terrance Williams set the conference record with 314 yards receiving.
The Pirates hopes for a winning season came to a crashing end as the Reds' Homer Bailey threw a no-hitter in front of a full house at PNC Park, beating A.J. Burnett and the Bucs 1-0 Friday night. Burnett tossed eight innings of one-run baseball, but Bailey outmatched him and threw the first no-hitter for the Reds since 1988.
If there were any storybook ending to cap off 20 straight years of non-winning baseball, this would be it.
Keegan Bradley teamed with Phil Mickelson for two wins against Europe's best two partnerships and despite Tiger Woods getting shut out, the United States took a 5-3 lead on opening day og the Ryder Cup.
After coming from behind in every match on Friday, the U.S. team took an early 5-3 lead over Europe after the first round of the Ryder Cup.
With no bowl game to play for this year, Penn State didn't have a whole lot riding on its non-conference schedule. From here on out, though, the Nittany Lions will be facing Big Ten opponents and are eligible to win the Leaders Division.
Every game will count starting this week when Penn State opens conference play on the road at Illinois, and the team appears to be getting healthy just in time.
Kevin Correia and the Pirates were done in by a four-run fifth inning and the Mets topped the Bucs 6-5 in New York on Thursday afternoon. Travis Snider made a spectacular catch in rightfield, Rod Barajas and Alex Presley homered for Pittsburgh.
Despite opening up a 3-1 lead in the top of the fourth inning in New York Thursday afternoon, the Pittsburgh Pirates were foiled again in their attempts to win when a three-run home run by Mets thi
The Pirates managed just three hits and Jeff Locke was pummelled for 9 hits and 5 runs in three-plus innings as the Bucs were eliminated from playoff contention with a 6-0 loss to the Mets in New York.
One night after putting up eight runs, the Pirates were shutout by another struggling pitcher. Pedro Alvarez accounted for two of the Pirates three hits as the Pittsburgh offense cou
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Bob Prince was best known as the voice of the PIttsburgh Pirates for 28 years, but it was not the only job he had over his Hall of Fame career. “The Gunner” also called Steelers and Penguins games at different times during his career and was part of the NBC broadcast team for the 1965 All-Star Game.
For the fourth time in franchise history, the Pittsburgh Penguins have won the Stanley Cup. Kris Letang scored the game-winning goal, Sidney Crosby had two assists, and Matt Murray made 18 saves to propel the Penguins to a 3-1 victory and the Stanley Cup championship.
Pittsburgh Penguins’ head coach Mike Sullivan has obviously spoken several very kind words about his championship hockey team. Sullivan has complimented his team’s speed, chemistry, and teamwork. But perhaps more than anything else, Sullivan complimented their toughness.
Spring has arrived. The long cold winter is behind us, and so too are the grueling mid-season months that set up the NHL for its stretch run. Here are the teams that have emerged from the marathon and are well-positioned to make their bids for Lord Stanley.
The NHL Playoffs are quickly approaching, and the Penguins are battling a spot at the Eastern Conference table. Here are three reasons why they will make a playoff run, and three reasons why they won’t.
Whenever a hockey team changes coaches mid-season, it’s fair to look at the season in two parts. The beginning of the 2015-16 Pittsburgh Penguins campaign was the end of the Mike Johnston era and the remainder marked the beginning of Mike Sullivan’s tenure as head coach.