Audioburst Search

Coming up next

A new story from The KDKA Radio Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway

The KDKA Radio Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway
|
Last month

Trump warns of "toughest week" ahead

Bloomberg Daybreak
|
3 hrs ago

Kobe Bryant elected to Basketball Hall of Fame months after death

Sean Hannity
|
14 hrs ago

Trump fires intel watchdog involved in impeachment probe

RMWorld Travel Connection with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa
|
14 hrs ago

Officials: Detroit Approaching 4,000 COVID-19 Cases

Newsradio 950 WWJ 24 Hour News
|
1 hr ago

Florida - Orange County COVID-19 testing site changes test criteria

Dewitt Law Review
|
1 hr ago

As New York virus toll spikes, governor says worst yet to come

WCBS Programming
|
1 hr ago

Jerusalem's Palm Sunday march scaled back due to coronavirus

KRLD Sunday Morning News
|
1 hr ago

Trump warns of "a lot of death" from coronavirus in week ahead

Financial Quarterback Josh Jalinski
|
15 hrs ago

How Will Joe Biden Find His Joe Biden?

The Morgan Show with Morgan White, Jr.
|
9 hrs ago

Astros' Justin Verlander and wife, Kate Upton, to donate MLB checks to coronavirus charities

KNX Programming
|
10 hrs ago
NewsRadio 1020 KDKA

Automatic TRANSCRIPT

In the single digits Thursday morning still some snow showers across in a few spots but we got away with one only a couple local schools at a two hour delay and that's it so now what we do well if you're in the National Football League there's all kinda stuff going on in under disk institute if it's for news line Steelers inside a red blue chef Danny hall of fame writer you are LOL what happened just phone slip out of your hand well I would just wait for my introduction I did so that was that was a hall of Famer when you hear hall of Famer just start talking thanks for talking like traditional malts did you hear that they he just did a sit down for the pro football hall of fame I know he bill Cowher and the other guys were up there kind of going through the game plan for the hall of Famers in Troy in bill Cowher will be the two still representatives on August what is the date this summer and then they're going to have the senior group September eighteenth after the season starts so it's a little a typical for the one hundredth anniversary of the league but anyway Troy talking about why he loves Pittsburgh was so genuine it it actually made me feel really good I don't know if you heard it but it's only two minutes long if you get a chance a lot of it but he never comes back Larry because he's in southern California with sorrow equity was here all right he never showed up for any of those things I have well I mean he did what he did on the field and then he will be arriving well perfect party moved out well his wife might have something to do with anyway the girl up here now he moves out Aug yeah yeah I don't you know I'm a cynical old B. yeah you know that's a that's a stereo type of value sports guys by the way click through you always find the dark so negative yeah yeah well we're looking for all the time well this is a discount of the juxtaposition of space and time today you have the combine starting in Indianapolis which the NFL has been ingenious of turning everything they do into a big production TV show so that the here bottom year round and so we'll hear about these guys that are going to be in the combine and what our guys think about them and then you have day one when teams can franchise tag a player so when I started there will the Steelers tag but do pre for somebody else no I won't be somebody else I can tell you that right now our expo debris or order for nothing and they go they have to find the money Larry and this whole he collective bargaining agreement both is crucial to them because if they where is vote to accept this thing is going right in and all of a sudden each team to grab like thirty million more dollars to play with him they can tag him easily if not well they're gonna have to cut some players anyway and you're gonna see some batteries caught with some salaries that can get them enough room to thank you now the B. as you mentioned they could start today but they have a couple weeks so I think they're gonna take the two full weeks before they do so let's talk about the collective bargaining agreement the owners sent to the player's representatives from each team they voted by a narrow margin I think it was what was seventeen fourteen one extension to accept the CBA now it will go to the players at large which you're about two thousand guys in it'll add a seventeenth game in the regular season with a two hundred fifty thousand dollar cap in that game for anyone is making big big money but everybody gets a raise the lowest is a hundred grand so half the players who aren't this big big stars to work in the big big money are going to benefit is this thing going to get voted through or not it's ten years to if they do it yeah they did it for ten years the last time the Steelers were the only ones to vote against it that fact and they voted as a team so there were thirty two votes but the Steelers would you know Steelers voted in mass to send their bone against anyway let me correct one thing they remove that two hundred fifty thousand dollar cap and what we're talking about here for ya obviously our listeners is the the seventeenth game for players who have contracted still say seventeen million to make it easy our system yeah they get paid every week one seventeen but this is going to be an eighteen week because of the body and they wanted to play for the.