– Minkah Fitzpatrick is the Pittsburgh Steelers 2022 Most Valuable Player as voted on by his teammates. Fitzpatrick tied for the NFL lead in interceptions with six, is the first Steelers safety to win the award since Troy Polamalu in 2010.
Dolphins – Jets on Sunday Afternoon will bode a QB matchup of Skyler Thompson vs Joe Flacco. Pittsburgh will have a rooting interest on Sunday towards Flacco.
– The League on Thursday announced a number of playoff scenarios with Bills – Bengals officially being cancelled and won’t be played. The news on Damar Hamlin continues to be positive as the Pittsburgh native is showing remarkable progress
– The Penguins (19-13-6, 44 pts) fell behind 3-0 in the first period and their woes continued Thursday night with a 5-2 loss against the Vegas Golden Knights. Pittsburgh is winless in their last six games. Pressure mounting on GM Ron Hextall
– Sidney Crosby scored his 20th goal of the season in the loss and prior to puck drop was named to his 9th All-Star Game as the Penguins lone representative.
– No. 809 for Alex Ovechkin who scored his 29th goal of the season in Washington’s 6-2 win over the Blue Jackets Thursday night.