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PSR's Ellis Cannon part of Steelers Championship Party Weekend

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Steelers Saturday Night on Pittsburgh's CW, with PSR Publisher Ellis Cannon, will tape live this Saturday at 9pm on the North Shore

Steelers fans will be treated to a full weekend of Steelers-themed events on the North Shore this weekend, culminating with Sunday evening’s AFC Championship Game at Heinz Field when the Steelers host the New York Jets at 6:30 p.m.

PSR Publisher Ellis Cannon will play a major role in the events, as part of the live broadcast of Steelers Saturday Night from Stage AE Saturday at 9 p.m.

Before the party gets to the North Shore on Friday evening, Allegheny County and the City of Pittsburgh will host a "Ground the Jets Rally" at noon on Friday in the courtyard of the Allegheny County Courthouse on Grant Street, Downtown.

PSR columnist Val Porter of the WDVE Morning Show  will serve as emcee of the rally.

The North Shore events kick off Friday at 5 p.m. at Stage AE. Fans will be treated to a live broadcast by WDVE (102.5 FM) and Sean McDowell until 7 p.m. Then live music by Gene The Werewolf and Tres Lads set the stage for feature act, The Clarks, who will be taking the stage at 10 p.m. Tickets for Friday night’s party are on sale through Ticketmaster for $20.

Activities continue at Stage AE Saturday with a free Championship warm-up party. Doors open at 5 p.m. with a special playoff broadcast by the 96.1 Kiss Morning Freak Show with Mikey and Big Bob. The show airs live from 5-7 p.m. alongside Steelers alumni who will sign autographs and talk Steelers football. Pittsburgh native DJ J-Spin will play fan favorites and Steelers songs throughout the night.

Also on Saturday at Stage AE, KDKA-TV will air a live special Championship Preview Show from 7-8 p.m., featuring Bob Pompeani, Edmund Nelson, and former Steelers Punter Josh Miller. Coors Light Steelers Saturday Night on Pittsburgh’s CW with Bob Pompeani, Edmund Nelson, and Ellis Cannon will also be live at Stage AE from 9-10 p.m.

Wrapping up Saturday night at 10 p.m. will be live comedy from the WDVE Morning Show’s Jim Krenn and Pittsburgh native Billy Gardell from the No. 1 new CBS comedy series “Mike and Molly”.

Sunday’s pregame festivities kick off at 5 p.m. with the Official Steelers Tailgate party at Stage AE featuring DJ Nugget.

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