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Pitt State Football to Host Fifth Annual Ladies Night at the Pitt - KOAM-TV

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 18:21

Pitt State Football to Host Fifth Annual Ladies Night at the Pitt
KOAM-TV
The event will kick off with a tour of the Gorilla Football locker room and a viewing of the Robert E. Plaster Indoor Event Center. Head Coach Tim Beck will then lead the group on the traditional Gorilla Walk from the Weede to Gorilla Village where the ...

The 10 Most Colorful Quotes in Pitt History - PittsburghPanthers.com

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 16:48

The 10 Most Colorful Quotes in Pitt History
PittsburghPanthers.com
There have been many colorful characters in the history of Pitt football--and just as many funny, offbeat and irreverent utterances spoken by them. Such sound bites are the inspiration for this week's list, "The 10 Most Colorful Quotes in Pitt History ...

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Wanted: Pitt Panthers To Be Contenders - Football.com

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 13:29

Football.com

Wanted: Pitt Panthers To Be Contenders
Football.com
When people think of Pitt football, the most recent name that sparks anyone's interest is Fitzgerald, who single-handedly put the Panthers atop the Big East at the time, and in college football in general. In his two seasons at Pitt, Fitz had 34 ...

Pitt football growing under Chryst - Tribune-Review

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 22:29

Pitt football growing under Chryst
Tribune-Review
Pitt coach Paul Chryst made many assessments about the program when he was hired almost three years ago. Many he never mentioned outside of staff meetings, but one was obvious enough that there was no hiding from it. “We felt like we needed to get ...

Pittsburgh Football: 2014 Panthers Can't Bolster Offense Without Better Blocking - Bleacher Report

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 22:47

Bleacher Report

Pittsburgh Football: 2014 Panthers Can't Bolster Offense Without Better Blocking
Bleacher Report
Recently, the sports biopic 42 was seen on premium cable, but Pitt's offensive linemen were too busy watching a horror film—let's just call it "43." That's the number of sacks that mostly makeshift unit allowed in 2013, which put the Panthers at No ...
Paul Chryst Visits ESPN Studios on Monday, July 28PittsburghPanthers.com

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AI's Henderson chooses Pittsburgh for football future - The News Journal

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 00:15

AI's Henderson chooses Pittsburgh for football future
The News Journal
"I always wanted to play college football," the Wilmington resident said Thursday. "Football is my first love. I want to be a big-time player and give back to my city and, hopefully, make it to the NFL." The 5-foot-9, 175-pound Henderson ultimately ...

Dana Holgorsen would like to see WVU, Pitt renew 'Backyard Brawl' - CBSSports.com

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:14

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Dana Holgorsen would like to see WVU, Pitt renew 'Backyard Brawl'
CBSSports.com
"I would welcome back Pitt and the Backyard Brawl any time that they want it," Holgorsen said at Tuesday's Big 12 media days, per the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "I think that'd be good for not only Morgantown and the state of West Virginia, I think it'd ...
WVU's Dana Holgorsen willing to resume rivalry with PittSI.com
WVU FOOTBALL: Holgorson: No rolling through the Big 12Charleston Daily Mail
West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen open to resuming Pitt rivalryFanSided (blog)
Pittsburgh Post Gazette -BCSNN - Best College Sports News Network -College Spun
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Former Pitt coach Dave Wannstedt returning to college football as analyst - Cardiac Hill (blog)

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 09:03

Former Pitt coach Dave Wannstedt returning to college football as analyst
Cardiac Hill (blog)
Former Pitt coach Dave Wannstedt is back in the spotlight - this time as a member of the media. Wannstedt has accepted a job to do some TV analyst work for Fox Sports and the Big Ten. He will work on Fox doing pre-game stuff and also do a weekly ...

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Wannstedt hired as college football television analyst - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 18:19

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Wannstedt hired as college football television analyst
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The latter part of that was a not so subtle jab at Pitt athletic director Steve Pederson, who fired Wannstedt as Pitt's coach after the 2010 season. Wannstedt, who is from Baldwin, played for Pitt under Johnny Majors and was the Panthers head coach at ...

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3-Game Mini Package - PittsburghPanthers.com

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:59

3-Game Mini Package
PittsburghPanthers.com
Starting August 1st and through August 30th, Pitt Athletics will be giving away a FAN-tastic prize each day to a Pitt Football Season Ticket Holder, 3-Game Mini Package Holder, or Group Leader. Reserve your ticket package today and be automatically ...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Pitt picked sixth in preseason ACC poll - Indiana Gazette

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:45

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Pitt picked sixth in preseason ACC poll
Indiana Gazette
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Florida State was an obvious choice as a favorite in one of the Atlantic Coast Conference's divisions. In the other one, the pecking order was nowhere near that clear. Miami was the pick to win the ACC's cluttered Coastal Division ...
ACC notebook: Pitt predicted to finish 6th in Coastal DivisionTribune-Review
No Pitt players on All-ACC preseason squadPittsburgh Post Gazette
ACC preseason poll: How I votedESPN (blog)
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I was in a minor league press box in Charlotte, NC, last month, taking in one of Gregory Polanco’s final triple-A games. A colleague, upon learning I was from Pittsburgh, approached me with a question.
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Quick. Fill in the blank: The Steelers’ current receiving corps is (fill in the blank). Deep? Bottom-heavy? Talented yet unproven?
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Steve Blass was signed by the Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1960 and made his major league debut in 1964. From 1968 through 1972, Blass was one of the National League’s best pitchers.
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It’s an odd thought for Sterling Jenkins. It’s still a year away, but after he finishes his senior year at Baldwin High School, he’ll be playing college football at Penn State.
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In Dr. Pat Farabaugh’s book “An Unbreakable Bond,” he tells the unedited story of Pittsburgh native and St. Francis (PA) grad Maurice Stokes and his NBA teammate, fellow Pittsburgher Jack Twyman.
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When Pittsburgh canine officer Rocco died in the line of duty in January, Chris Benson of Benstonium.com created a design to pay tribute to the fallen officer. When The Black N Gold Girls shared his design on Facebook, their followers decided to help.
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The NHL handed out their annual awards at the end of June, and the Penguins' Sidney Crosby captured a hat trick, securing the Hart Trophy (MVP), Art Ross Trophy (scoring champ) and the Ted Lindsay Award (MVP as voted by the players).
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Pittsburgh is city full of sports heroes and legendary figures. The list of Pittsburgh sports legends is long, but it begins with the following four men.
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