McNair won't be
grounded by Pittsburgh

Updated: January 10, 2003, 4:27 PM ET
By Hank Goldberg
  • The Daily Line

    This is a comeback week for quarterbacks. Steve McNair comes back every week too injured to practice; he just keeps Tennessee winning. He returned to practice in the team's bye week.

    In the Titans' earlier 31-23 win over Pittsburgh, he threw for 257 yards, two scores and was never sacked. The Steelers routinely give up 30 points thanks to a leaky, banged up secondary. Tennessee's safeties will punish Hines Ward, Plaxico Burress and Antwaan Randle El. Titans coach Jeff Fisher is 8-2 over Bill Cowher.
    Hank Goldberg is an NFL reporter on a variety of ESPN programs. He first joined ESPN2 as football analyst on SportsNight when the new network launched Oct. 1, 1993. He has also been a frequent contributor on ESPN Radio since June 1992.