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Pitt Football releases 2015 schedule - Cardiac Hill (blog)

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Pitt Football releases 2015 schedule
Cardiac Hill (blog)
Pitt faces eight bowl teams from 2014, and starts five of its first seven games on the road. Pat Narduzzi will seemingly face three of Pitt's recent confusing loss demons right away in YSU, Akron, and Iowa. If he wins his first three games, Narduzzi ...

ACC, Pitt finalize 2015 football schedule - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

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Pittsburgh Post Gazette

ACC, Pitt finalize 2015 football schedule
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
The ACC released its 2015 football schedule today, filling in the holes on Pitt's slate for Pat Narduzzi's first year as the Panthers' coach. Pitt will open its 2015 season Sept. 5 at home against Youngstown State, but will follow that up with three ...
Pitt's football schedule unveiled for 2015PittsburghPanthers.com
ACC Announces 2015 Football ScheduleThe ACC
Pitt announces 2015 football schedulePittsburgh Sporting News
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer -University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News
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ACC Announces 2015 Football Schedule - The ACC

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Asheville Citizen-Times

ACC Announces 2015 Football Schedule
The ACC
The schedule also incorporates six games against Notre Dame, which will be in its second year of its football scheduling agreement with the Conference this fall. Clemson (Oct. 3), Virginia (Sept. 12) and Pitt (Nov. 7) will host the Irish, while Georgia ...
Tough stretch for Clemson in 2015 ACC football scheduleAsheville Citizen-Times
ACC football schedule for 2015Charlotte Observer
Hokies 2015 Football ScheduleGobbler Country
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Pitt football coach Pat Narduzzi using Mark Dantonio's blueprint for success - MLive.com

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MLive.com

Pitt football coach Pat Narduzzi using Mark Dantonio's blueprint for success
MLive.com
EAST LANSING -- Pitt head coach and former Michigan State defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi said he envisions his Panthers' football team looking a lot like Mark Dantonio's Spartans moving forward. "I think there's a lot of things we do well at ...
ACC, Pitt finalize 2015 football schedulePittsburgh Post Gazette
Pitt's football schedule unveiled for 2015PittsburghPanthers.com
Pitt Football releases 2015 scheduleCardiac Hill (blog)
Pittsburgh Sporting News -Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
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Log InRegister - CBS Local

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 13:16

CBS Local

Log InRegister
CBS Local
A lot of good responses, especially in Pittsburgh because — you know that rivalry. And of course, some bad ones from Foxborough. Some really nasty ones coming in from there,” Sarris said. Sarris said it took them over four hours to make the football ...

James Franklin asked Herb Hand to cut back on Twitter beef with Pitt - NBCSports.com

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 14:53

James Franklin asked Herb Hand to cut back on Twitter beef with Pitt
NBCSports.com
Penn State and Pittsburgh will finally resume their series on the football field in 2016 with the start of a four-game series between the instate rivals. The build-up to that renewal of the series should continue to build in recruiting battles between ...

Pitt Football Recruiting Recap: Eight days until signing day - Cardiac Hill (blog)

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 08:05

CBS Local

Pitt Football Recruiting Recap: Eight days until signing day
Cardiac Hill (blog)
Pitt football head coach Pat Narduzzi and his coaching staff have been very busy lately. With that in mind, here's an update on what has been happening and where things may go with just over one week until the Letters of Intent are signed. Obviously ...
Pitt Football Lands Local Quarterback RecruitCBS Local
Pine-Richland quarterback Ben DiNucci commits to PittPittsburgh Post Gazette
Narduzzi, staff finishing recruiting season at a sprintUniversity of Pittsburgh The Pitt News

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Pitt Football recruiting: TE Nick Bowers flips to Penn State - Cardiac Hill (blog)

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 17:26

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Pitt Football recruiting: TE Nick Bowers flips to Penn State
Cardiac Hill (blog)
Bowers would have likely redshirted with the talent ahead of him at that position at Pitt. Narduzzi will be able to use the scholarship for depth needed elsewhere which is good. Narduzzi only had a few weeks to catch up on the relationship Bowers had ...
Football recruit Nick Bowers switches commitment from Pitt to Penn StatePittsburgh Post Gazette
Penn State recruiting podcast: Breaking down Nick Bowers commitment and ...PennLive.com
Penn State football: Nittany Lions flip TE Bowers from PittCentre Daily Times
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Football recruit Nick Bowers switches commitment from Pitt to Penn State - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 17:10

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Football recruit Nick Bowers switches commitment from Pitt to Penn State
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
The in-state recruiting battle between Penn State and Pitt heated up Monday afternoon when three-star tight end Nick Bowers from Kittanning High School changed his verbal commitment from Pitt to Penn State. Bowers, who verbally committed to Pitt in ...
Pitt Football recruiting: TE Nick Bowers flips to Penn StateCardiac Hill (blog)
Penn State Football Recruiting: 3-Star TE Nick Bowers Flips From PittVictory Bell Rings
Penn State football: Nittany Lions flip TE Bowers from PittCentre Daily Times
PennLive.com -Tribune-Review -LancasterOnline
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Pitt flips Pine-Richland QB Ben DiNucci - Cardiac Hill (blog)

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 17:06

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Pitt flips Pine-Richland QB Ben DiNucci
Cardiac Hill (blog)
Pitt Football Recruiting: Pitt flips Pine-Richland QB Ben DiNucci. By Sta7ic ... New Pitt offensive coordinator Jim Chaney visited DiNucci last week, and after seeing him throw decided to extend an offer and invitation to visit this past weekend ...
Pine-Richland quarterback Ben DiNucci commits to PittPittsburgh Post Gazette
Narduzzi, staff finishing recruiting season at a sprintUniversity of Pittsburgh The Pitt News

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Pitt Football Lands Local Quarterback Recruit - CBS Local

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 15:36

CBS Local

Pitt Football Lands Local Quarterback Recruit
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – The verbal commitments continue to come in for new Pitt football coach Pat Narduzzi and this time it's a local kid. According to his own Twitter feed, Pine-Richland Quarterback Ben DiNucci has decommitted from the University ...

Pitt's Pat Narduzzi doesn't understand why Penn State coaches are looking at ... - PennLive.com

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 09:55

Pitt's Pat Narduzzi doesn't understand why Penn State coaches are looking at ...
PennLive.com
Pat Narduzzi, the longtime Michigan State defensive coordinator, gestures as he speaks at a news conference in Pittsburgh where he was introduced as the new head football coach at the University of Pittsburgh, Friday, Dec. 26, 2014. Narduzzi replaces ...

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Q&A session: Pitt recruits Darrin Hall and Quadree Henderson - InsideTheACC.com

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 20:49

Q&A session: Pitt recruits Darrin Hall and Quadree Henderson
InsideTheACC.com
Welcome Pitt fans to DreamBackfield.com's edition of Pitt Football Recruiting Q&A. In these sessions, I will be asking Pitt football recruits and targets football-related questions as well as other factors in their recruiting process. Every athlete I ...

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Q&A session: Pitt recruits Darrin Hall and Quadree Henderson - InsideTheACC.com

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 20:22

Q&A session: Pitt recruits Darrin Hall and Quadree Henderson
InsideTheACC.com
Welcome Pitt fans to Dream Backfields addition of Pitt Football Recruiting Q&A sessions. In these sessions I will be asking Pitt football recruits, and targets questions based on football, and about other factions in there recruiting process. Every ...

NJ LB Saleem Brightwell commits to Pitt - Cardiac Hill (blog)

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 17:58

NJ LB Saleem Brightwell commits to Pitt
Cardiac Hill (blog)
Pitt Football recruiting: NJ LB Saleem Brightwell commits to Pitt. By Sta7ic  @Sta7ic on Jan 25 2015, 5:52p ... This is a really great pickup for Pitt, and Narduzzi continues to show how aggressive his recruiting can be. I'll be curious to see how he ...

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Pitt football lands 2015 commitment - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 21:14

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Pitt football lands 2015 commitment
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Pitt landed its 14th verbal commitment of the 2015 class Saturday when defensive end Allen Edwards gave his pledge to coach Pat Narduzzi. Edwards, a junior college recruit from Franklin, Mass., is rated as a two-star prospect by Rivals.com and chose ...
Pitt Football recruiting: Allen Edwards to PittCardiac Hill (blog)
Junior-college DE interested in signing with PittTribune-Review

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Pitt Football recruiting: Allen Edwards to Pitt - Cardiac Hill (blog)

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 17:19

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Pitt Football recruiting: Allen Edwards to Pitt
Cardiac Hill (blog)
Pitt received its 14th commitment for the 2015 recruiting class this afternoon when junior college defensive end, Allen Edwards, pledged to Pitt during his official visit according to Steve Wiltfong of 24/7sports.com. Edwards becomes the fourth player ...
Junior-college DE interested in signing with PittTribune-Review

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Penn State, Pitt coaches stir rivalry on Twitter - ESPN (blog)

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 09:05

City of Champions

Penn State, Pitt coaches stir rivalry on Twitter
ESPN (blog)
New Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi, never one to back down from a challenge -- just ask Michigan -- started the chirping shortly after his hiring. Asked in late December about the pledge from Penn State coach James Franklin to "dominate the state," Narduzzi ...
Pitt football receives verbal commitments from Coatesville safety, Florida ...Tribune-Review
Pitt Football Recruiting: Anthony McKee commits to the PanthersCardiac Hill (blog)
Sam Werner's Pitt football chat transcript: 1.21.15Pittsburgh Post Gazette
PittsburghPanthers.com -Detroit Free Press -City of Champions
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Pitt Football Recruiting: Defense, defense, and more defense for Pat Narduzzi - Cardiac Hill (blog)

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 08:08

Pitt Football Recruiting: Defense, defense, and more defense for Pat Narduzzi
Cardiac Hill (blog)
When Paul Chryst came to Pitt, his recruiting MO was pretty easy to follow. His plan was to build up a thin offensive line, bring in running backs, and run the ball. Pitt has had a strong history of finding running backs, but his development of the ...

Late-starting Pitt staff putting high-energy focus on recruits - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 00:00

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Late-starting Pitt staff putting high-energy focus on recruits
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Pitt football head coach Pat Narduzzi made the rounds through the Oakland Zoo student section before the Panthers took on Clemson at the Petersen Events Center on Jan. 10. Pictured with Narduzzi is senior Nick Brenner and mascot Roc.

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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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