UnitedHealthcare Health insurance that includes all Western PA hospitals
Sunday October 4 2015
Leave this field empty.
Street and Urschel also selected as well as Bloomsburg linebacker

Penn State defensive tackle Daquan Jones and Pitt quarterback Tom Savage were fourth round selections in the 2014 NFL Draft.

05/10/2014 - 20:59
Tony DeFazio
Steelers look for receivers and corners, local players play the waiting game

The Steelers main needs heading into this draft were along the defensive line, cornerback, wide receiver and linebacker depth.

05/10/2014 - 10:50
Tony DeFazio
Following one of the most dominant seasons by a defensive tackle in college football history, Pitt’s Aaron Donald was selected in the first round of the NFL Draft by the St. Louis Rams with the 13th overall pick.

Donald becomes the 25th player in Pitt history to be a first-round NFL Draft selection.

05/08/2014 - 22:55
PSR Staff
Only a couple dozen potential NFL draftees are invited to New York’s Radio City Music Hall for the league’s annual draft. These players are among football’s best young talents: Teddy Bridgewater, Jadeveon Clowney, Aaron Donald, Tom Savage…

Yes, that Tom Savage.

05/05/2014 - 20:56
Ryan Bertonaschi
Several local players could be off the board before the second round is completed on May 9. Pitt's Aaron Donald is the top prospect, but Penn State has a pair of players who expect to hear their names called early as well.

Aaron Donald, DT, Pitt 6-1, 285

04/13/2014 - 12:13
Tony DeFazio
When a college football team loses its All-American defensive lineman, starting quarterback and top receiver to graduation and the NFL, fans generally won’t get a meaningful gauge for how the next season might pan out until the season has already begun.

Despite a youth-inflated roster, Pitt may be an exception to this notion in 2014 according to defensive coordinator Matt House.

04/07/2014 - 22:22
Ryan Bertonaschi
While Pitt’s recent history has been marred by coaching changes and dismissed players, Paul Chryst and his staff have added 23 high school seniors to form a class that has been rated between 35th and 40th by most recruiting services.

The class has several elite offensive players, two of whom are local talents.

02/04/2014 - 12:15
Ryan Bertonaschi
Political scientists claim it takes years to calculate the damage inflicted during an economic depression. In the game of college football, when six coaches call a program home in a matter of four years, that program could reach a depressed state.

And like the economy, it takes a while for fans to determine where a program stands after devastating blows.

01/31/2014 - 15:28
Ryan Bertonaschi
Senior defensive tackle first defensive unanimous selection for Pitt since Hugh Green in 1980

PITTSBURGH-Pitt senior defensive tackle Aaron Donald has been named a unanimous All-American, selected to the first-team by all five NCAA-recognized

12/18/2013 - 23:42
PSR Staff
Pitt's Aaron Donald won his third and fourth major national awards Wednesday night, capturing the Outland Trophy and Chuck Bednarik Award at ESPN's College Football Awards show in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

Earlier this week, Donald won the Bronko Nagurski Trophy as the nation's best defensive player, and the Rotary Lombardi Award as the country's best lineman or linebacker.

12/12/2013 - 22:07
Tony DeFazio
Pirates general manager Neal Huntington added five pieces to the roster before the trade deadline at the end of July.
Feature OneNorth Shore Notes
Mt. Pleasant senior student-athlete Madison Kromer was honored with the CoGo's High School Sports Unsung Hero Award Friday night at Vikings Stadium.
Feature TwoHigh SchoolPress Room
As the leaves start to fall and the temperature begins to drop, it’s clear that high school football season is finally here. Western Pennsylvania is loaded with talent, which should make the next three months quite entertaining for high school football fans in the region.
Feature ThreeHigh School
Allderdice improved to 3-2 with a 50-8 win over Pittsburgh City League foe Carrick at Cupples Stadium on the South Side Friday night.
Feature FourHigh SchoolHSCOGOS2014Top Story
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 1 Steelers TV Channel
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 2Xfinity HS FootballHigh School TV Channel
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 3PSR Video PiratesPirates TV Channel
Only the Bengals were winners Week 1 in the AFC North, as the Steelers had no defense, the Ravens had no offense and the Browns did not have very much on either side of the ball.
Custom 1Pure Steel
On the heels of a dismal 4-8 season in 2013—and seated firmly upon the hotseat—head coach Dana Holgorsen was able to steer the West Virginia football program back in the right direction in 2014.
Custom 2WVU
In western Pennsylvania, football is the sport that the natives follow most closely, and with two major programs, Pitt and Penn State, most of the attention is divided among the two of them.
Custom 3Small Colleges
With Week 1 in the books, there are plenty of storylines to keep an eye on as the 2015 season chugs along.
Custom 4Pure Steel