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The Steelers added three more players in the NFL Draft's second and third round, including local hero James Conner out of Pitt.

PITTSBURGH—Draftniks felt the Steelers needed to pick a cornerback in the second round, but head coach Mike Tomlin, general manager Kevin Colbert, and company picked 6-1, 215 wide

04/29/2017 - 00:05
Steve Flinn
Pitt leads the way locally with four players certain to hear their names called later this month, and as many as six in the mix. Penn State will likely have the first local player chose, however.

One of the highest-risers in the 2017 NFL Draft has been Pitt quarterback Nathan Peterman, whose regular season performance and post-season success could shoot him all the way into the second round

04/10/2017 - 10:10
Brandon Walker
The year in sports gave Pittsburgh the passing of a legend and a courageous re-affirming story of life, surprising departures and improbable victories. Here are the top sports stories of 2016.

The past year saw quite a bit of ups and downs in the Pittsburgh sports world.

12/26/2016 - 13:33
Cassie Putt
The three-week long college football season opened Dec. 17 when New Mexico edged Texas-San Antonio in the New Mexico Bowl. Forty-one games will be played, including the three that will decide the 2016 national champion. Here's your complete viewing guide to the games.

Saturday, Dec. 17
Gildan New Mexico Bowl in Albuquerque, N.M.
New Mexico 23 - UTSA 20

 

12/17/2016 - 10:23
Brandon Walker
Paris Ford is a recognizable name not only among his Steel Valley High School teammates, but among major college football recruiters as well.

The 6-2, 185-lb. safety is one of the most coveted recruits in the Class of 2017 and Pennsylvania’s No. 1 ranked safety.

12/06/2016 - 18:44
Cassie Putt
Big Ten champions Penn State will head to the Rose Bowl to face Southern California, while Pitt -- whose 42-39 win over the Nittany Lions essentially kept Penn State out of the College Football Playoffs -- will take on Northwestern in the Pinstripe Bowl.

Pitt officially accepted an invitation this afternoon to face Northwestern in the 2016 New Era Pinstripe Bowl, played at iconic Yankee Stadium in New York City on December 28.

12/04/2016 - 21:54
PSR Staff
Nate Peterman threw for 251 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another to lead Pitt to a wild 76-61 shootout win over Syracuse at Heinz Field on Saturday.

Forget that it was the highest scoring football game in FBS history.

Forget that 137 total points were scored with 1312 yards of total offense.

11/26/2016 - 20:17
Anthony Jaskulski
James Conner set the all-time ACC touchdowns record and Nate Peterman threw three touchdown passes as Pitt cruised past Duke 56-14 on Saturday at Heinz Field.

Sometimes it all seems right.

11/20/2016 - 10:44
Anthony Jaskulski
Nate Peterman threw five touchdown passes, James Conner rumbled for 132 yards and Pitt shocked second-ranked Clemson 43-42 on Chris Blewitt's last-second 48-yard field goal.

The last time Pitt faced a second-ranked opponent, the Panthers ended its foes’ national title dreams.

11/13/2016 - 02:14
Joel Norman
Brad Kaaya passed for 356 yards and four touchdowns, and Miami snapped a four-game losing streak by beating Pitt 51-28 on Saturday.

Kaaya completed his first 13 pass attempts of the game and went 31 for 47 overall.

11/05/2016 - 22:59
Brandon Walker
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