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Tuesday January 27 2015
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Jordan Whitehead is a very big deal for Pitt football. The Central Valley cornerback, who committed to Pitt in October, is the No. 1 prospect in Pennsylvania by and a consensus four-star recruit.

Is There Gas Left in Burnett's Tank?

Is There Gas Left in Burnett's Tank?

When the Pirates re-signed A.J. Burnett this off-season, many fans and media questioned why they would bring in the 2014 league leader in losses.

2015 Pirates: Position by Position

2015 Pirates: Position by Position

While Pirates general manager Neal Huntington has been known to make major moves during spring training or even in April, the Pirates 2015 line-up appears to relatively set.

Pirates Offseason Additions

Pirates Offseason Additions

While the Pirates National League Central rivals, the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs, made major waves this offseason, Pittsburgh was busy making some under-the-radar additions to their roster.

2014 NFL Awards

2014 NFL Awards

In an NFL season with no truly dominant teams, there were nonetheless several dominant performances from some very special players. Here's a nod to those players and coaches who stood out above the rest.

Canton Caliber

Canton Caliber

James Harrison is an American success story. Harrison—or “Pit Bull” or “Silverback” or “Deebo”—as he’s called by those close to him, grew up in Akron’s turbulent West Side, where racial tensions, gang violence and having barely enough to stay afloat were all common.

PITTSBURGH, PA - Louisville’s Terry Rozier and Chris Jones were too much to handle for Pitt’s perimeter defense, as the duo combined for 43 points.

Lucky Jones drained a 3-pointer with 17 seconds to play to lead Robert Morris to its fourth straight road win Saturday with a 67-65 victory over St. Francis Brooklyn at the Pope P.E. Center.

Carter's free throws capped a wild ending to the overtime period.

Coming off a 100-97 overtime loss to St. Bonaventure on Jan. 22, Duquesne was handed its fifth straight loss Saturday afternoon at the Charles E. Smith Center in Washington, DC.

Penn State won their first Big Ten game of the season, shooting 51 percent and forcing 16 turnovers in a 79-51 blowout over Rutgers at the Bryce Jordan Center Saturday afternoon.

PITTSBURGH, PA - Duquesne was unable to hold onto a 15 point second-half lead and fell just short in overtime in a 100-97 loss to St. Bonaventure.

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The only surprising thing about Pitt’s ouster of Steve Pederson as athletic director is the fact that it’s seen as a surprise.
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The Steelers 2014 draft was a hit or miss proposition after one year in the books: one big hit, a few solid performances with more potential heading into year two, and several swings and misses.
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In an NFL season with no truly dominant teams, there were nonetheless several dominant performances from some very special players. Here's a nod to those players and coaches who stood out above the rest.
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Pitt introduced Pat Narduzzi as their new head football coach last month. The former Michigan State defensive coordinator replaces Paul Chryst, who left for Wisconsin at the conclusion of the Panthers season.
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While the Pirates National League Central rivals, the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs, made major waves this offseason, Pittsburgh was busy making some under-the-radar additions to their roster.
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While Pirates general manager Neal Huntington has been known to make major moves during spring training or even in April, the Pirates 2015 line-up appears to relatively set.
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Being a baseball fan requires a great deal of patience. The 162-game slog of a season is comprised of tens of thousands of individual moments.
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When the Pirates re-signed A.J. Burnett this off-season, many fans and media questioned why they would bring in the 2014 league leader in losses.
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