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It was nearly a year ago that it seemed the coaching carousel Pitt football had been riding caused the program to hit rock bottom.

In the inaugural contest of the 2012 season, Youngstown State, a Football Championship Subdivision (formerly 1-AA) team, rode a bus down I-79 and took it to the Panthers in their own backyard, in a

08/12/2013 - 12:09
Devon Moore
Even though this could be a big year for Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman John Malecki, he has prepared for training camp the same way he always had.

Malecki, 25, a local product who has taken the long road to the National Football League, is projected to make the final 53-man roster coming out training camp for the first time in his career.

08/12/2013 - 11:00
Donnie Tasser
The first order of business as head coach Paul Chryst begins his second season is cleaning up after several departures rocked the team's depth chart over the offseason.

The biggest hit for the Panthers was the transfer of sophomore running back Rushel Shell, who was expected to carry the offensive load.

08/05/2013 - 21:00
Mallory Merda
Panthers add 10 in five-day span

Pitt's 2014 football recruiting class is up to 12 after an explosion of commitments in late June.

06/28/2013 - 00:42
Tony DeFazio
Quarterback Tra'Von Chapman the latest to be suspended after weekend arrest

Pitt head football coach Paul Chryst has dismissed junior tight end Drew Carswell and junior defensive back Eric Williams from the program.

04/30/2013 - 21:05
PSR Staff
Former Pitt and Johnstown back provides depth and special teams experience

The Steelers have signed former Arizona Cardinals and Pitt running back LaRod Stephens-Howling to a one-year deal.

04/26/2013 - 17:13
Tony DeFazio
Coach Paul Chryst suspends three after overnight incident

University of Pittsburgh head football coach Paul Chryst announced the immediate suspensions of junior tight end Drew Carswell, junior defensive tackle Khaynin Mosley-Smith and junior defensive bac

04/26/2013 - 13:55
PSR Staff
West Virginia will lead the parade of local college players on draft day this season, with potential first-rounders in quarterback Geno Smith and receiver Tavon Austin. PSR takes a look at the Mountaineers, as well as prospects from Pitt, Penn State and elsewhere.

FIRST DAY
Tavon Austin, WVU
WR, 5-8, 174

04/21/2013 - 12:12
Tony DeFazio
Voytik, receivers shine in scrimmage

Redshirt freshman quarterback Chad Voytik threw for 358 yards and 3 touchdowns as Pitt completed their spring football drills with the Blue-Gold scrimmage Friday night at Bethel Park high school.

04/13/2013 - 08:52
Tony DeFazio
Pitt running back Rushel Shell, considered one of the most promising backs in the nation and expected to be to focus of the Panthers offense in 2013, has decided to transfer from the program.

Shell rushed for 641 yards as a freshman, serving mainly as the back-up to Ray Graham, last year.

04/02/2013 - 14:30
Tony DeFazio
Domestic violence is awful. That’s something most of us can agree on, in black and white terms. Right?
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Two undefeated Interstate Conference powers, the Mount Pleasant Vikings (4-0) and the Little Prexies of Wash High (4-0), meet Friday night in a game that will most likely decide the outcome of the conference.
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With both teams coming out off of blowout losses at home, Uniontown (0-4) travels to Elizabeth Forward (2-2) this Friday night, as both teams look to bounce back.
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The Steelers traditional powerhouse defense has set a yearly standard for fans and pundits for decades. But an aging Pittsburgh defense has had a rocky time the last couple of seasons.
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Twenty-two WPIAL football teams will have new coaches pacing the sidelines this season, including a few that will be featured in the CoGo's Feature Matchup this season.
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Several of the most coveted recruits throughout the WPIAL have already made their college decisions, most notably Sterling Jenkins of Baldwin. Others, like Central Valley's Jordan Whitehead, are still being recruited.
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Bill Cherpak misses the way it used to be. Back in the 80’s, when the current Thomas Jefferson High School coach was a player at Steel Valley, the recruiting process wasn’t publicized. It was low-key compared to the present.
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The Mon-Valley has put plenty of athletes on Division 1 football teams over the years, including several who made it to the NFL. There are a few Mon-Valley natives playing D-1 ball this season.
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