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Pitt Football Spring Practices: Rafael Araujo-Lopes in for expanded role in 2017? - Cardiac Hill (blog)

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Pitt Football Spring Practices: Rafael Araujo-Lopes in for expanded role in 2017?
Cardiac Hill (blog)
Rafael Araujo-Lopes came to Pitt for the 2015 season after a monster 1,200+ yard year in JUCO ball. That led some to believe he might even contribute to the team right away, with only Tyler Boyd as a 'sure thing' at receiver that season. But Araujo ...

Pitt Football Spring Practices: Jordan Whitehead may be changing ... - Cardiac Hill (blog)

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 19:09

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Pitt Football Spring Practices: Jordan Whitehead may be changing ...
Cardiac Hill (blog)
News came out after Tuesday's Pitt football practice that Jordan Whitehead may be changing positions. No, he isn't moving from safety to corner. Rather ...
Two-sport athletes were once more common at Pitt | TribLIVETribune-Review

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Two-sport athletes were once more common at Pitt - Tribune-Review

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 17:34

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Two-sport athletes were once more common at Pitt
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The growing importance of spring football makes athlete-sharing almost non-existent at Pitt, but it wasn't always that way. Participating in two sports was no problem in the spring of 1995 for three football players who helped set a still-standing Pitt ...

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Pitt Football Spring Drills: Day 7 Recap - PittsburghPanthers.com

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 14:53

Pitt Football Spring Drills: Day 7 Recap
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“Practice number seven was a pretty good practice. We finished with a nice two-minute drill and got a lot of little coaching things figured out with situations. We had a really good two-minute situation with 1:15 and we needed a field goal. So we got a ...

Pitt Legends: James 'Jimbo' Covert - Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 05:03

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Pitt Legends: James 'Jimbo' Covert
Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
Covert credits, among others, the late Joe Moore and Mike Ditka as having a profound influence on his football career. Moore was his line coach at Pitt and took as much pride in his players' success as they did. Ditka was sideline boss for Covert's ...

Pitt football lands Matt Flanagan, graduate-transfer tight end from Rutgers - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 17:18

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Pitt football lands Matt Flanagan, graduate-transfer tight end from Rutgers
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
When Pat Narduzzi tweeted his usual commitment alert after Saturday's scrimmage, it seemed Pitt had a new recruit in the fold. Turns out, it's not a high school prospect but a grizzled veteran of college football. Matt Flanagan announced Monday ...
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Former Rutgers Tight End Matt Flanagan Transferring To Pitt - On ...On The Banks (blog)

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Pat Narduzzi seeing improvement at cornerback in spring practices - Cardiac Hill (blog)

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 17:09

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Pat Narduzzi seeing improvement at cornerback in spring practices
Cardiac Hill (blog)
By far, it was Pitt's greatest weakness and even competent play there could have resulted in the team winning ten games. As it stood, the Panthers still won eight and that was despite having one of the worst pass defenses in the nation. The stuff about ...

Pitt Picks Up TE Transfer From Rutgers - Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 16:12

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Pitt Picks Up TE Transfer From Rutgers
Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
Flanagan isn't your typical football player, he's a student first then a football player. The reason he's leaving Rutgers is to pursue a doctorate degree possibly in biological sciences. While at Rutgers, Flannagan was a 2-time member of the Big 10 All ...
Former Rutgers Tight End Matt Flanagan Transferring To Pitt - On ...On The Banks (blog)
Tight end Flanagan to transfer to Pitt from Rutgers | TribLIVETribune-Review
Former Rutgers tight end Matt Flanagan has found a new home, and ...NJ.com

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Nate Byham Finding Success and Happiness in Life After Pitt - Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 04:19

Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Nate Byham Finding Success and Happiness in Life After Pitt
Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
The University of Pittsburgh is one of the premier programs in college football when it comes to preparing its players for playing and coaching careers. In 2010, former Pitt tight end Nate Byham became one of the many players to make the jump to the ...

Attendance study: Big Ten has least fair-weather fanbases in college football, Pitt has the worst by big margin - Landof10.com

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 10:57

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Attendance study: Big Ten has least fair-weather fanbases in college football, Pitt has the worst by big margin
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The Big Ten always has prided itself on loyalty, and now it has a study to back it up. Reddit user djer2xa did an attendance study on his website sportsonmind.wordpress.com in which he measured attendance per loss — so how much each loss on the field ...

Pitt Football Spring Drills: Day 5 Recap - PittsburghPanthers.com

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 17:06

Pitt Football Spring Drills: Day 5 Recap
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"We have a lot of young football guys out there. Max Browne hasn't been to the stadium, MacVittie and DiNucci, some of the young quarterbacks going into Heinz Field and playing there in a different atmosphere. I think that's the big thing I'm looking ...

TE Chris Clark Looking Forward to Getting on the Field | Pittsburgh ... - Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 16:03

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TE Chris Clark Looking Forward to Getting on the Field | Pittsburgh ...
Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
PITTSBURGH — This year, Pitt will be looking to replace tight end Scott Orndoff who turned out to be an integral part of Pitt's record setting offense last season.

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Pitt football players work to prove themselves at Pro Day - PennLive.com

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 10:34

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Pitt football players work to prove themselves at Pro Day
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Pittsburgh defensive back Ryan Lewis intercepts a pass from Penn State quarterback Trace McSorley late in the fourth quarter preserving the Panthers 42-39 win at Heinz Field on Sept. 10, 2016.Joe Hermitt | jhermitt@pennlive.com (JOE HERMITT).
Panthers make last impression on NFL scouts at Pitt's Pro DayUniversity of Pittsburgh The Pitt News

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