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Tim Benz, Mark Madden sound off on Pirates, Antonio Brown

Tim Benz
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Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle walks through the dugout in the second inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Monday, July 29, 2019, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

In this edition of “Madden Monday,” Mark Madden and I try to figure out what the Pirates will do in terms of cleaning out the management structure.

Mark shares my skepticism that Bob Nutting will act harshly. We both expect a few minor scapegoats, and that’s it.

Then we recap preseason Game 1 for the Steelers. I was a huge fan of what I saw from Devin Bush and James Washington.

We’ll see if Mark had any other favorite players from the game.

Plus, Mark and I analyze the comedy show in Oakland that is the Antonio Brown saga. And, boy, is it a saga already. Frozen feet. Missed practices. Helmet protests. Could we have expected anything less?

Le’Veon Bell has a new rap video out. Mark tells us if he approves.

Other topics? O.J. comments on A.B. 1-877-KARS4KIDS is ruining America. Trish Stratus versus Charlotte. And the glory of his transcontinental flight to see Liverpool.

LISTEN: Tim Benz, Mark Madden on Pirates, Antonio Brown

Tim Benz is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Tim at [email protected] or via Twitter. All tweets could be reposted. All emails are subject to publication unless specified otherwise.

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