John Roberts Runs the Rocky Steps in Philadelphia

By Mark Joyella 

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Fox News Channel senior national correspondent John Roberts may have known it was coming. Appearing on Fox & Friends from Philadelphia, with the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art as a backdrop, the 72 stone steps may have been whispering.

As it turned out, the morning show co-hosts had no intention of letting the moment slip by. The Rocky theme began to play and Steve Doocy told Roberts, “you’re there in Philly, you’ve got the music…”

And Roberts played along, raising his arms in the classic Rocky victory stance. But that wasn’t what the F&F co-hosts were looking for. “No, no you’re supposed to run up the steps.”

Roberts was game. “Let me break loose,” he said, unplugging mic and IFB and taking off. Enjoy: