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Williams takes block to end zone in 22-13 Dukes win

DAYTON, OHIO - Jared Williams blocked Nate Miller's 50 yard field goal attempt with two seconds left and returned it 48 yards for a score as Duquesne ended Dayton's FCS-best 10-gam

09/10/2011 - 17:01
PSR Staff
Ray Graham ran for 128 yards and three more touchdowns, but the new Pitt offense and defense both looked extremely ragged in a sloppy 35-29 win over Maine at a near-empty Heinz Field on Saturday.

Conventional wisdom says that scheduling weaker opponents in college football is intended for one purpose: to beat that opponent with ease.

09/10/2011 - 16:55
Anthony Jaskulski
Geno Smith threw for 371 yards and four scores and West Virginia overcame a rough start to beat Norfolk State 55-12 Saturday. The Mountaineers scored on their first seven possessions of the second half to erase a 12-10 halftime deficit to an FCS opponent.


09/10/2011 - 16:50
PSR Staff
Too often, games that look like great match-ups on paper fail to live up to the hype. But the Montour-Hopewell match-up at Tony Dorsett Stadium on Friday night didn't merely live up to the hype, it surpassed any and all expectations.

Montour came out of the gate firing on all cylinders, driving to the Hopewell 17 before a turnover on a muffed snap ended their opening drive

09/10/2011 - 00:04
Tony DeFazio
PSR Radio, a collection of audio podcasts, soundbites, radio shows and interviews encompassing the entire gamut of Pittsburgh sports, has arrived.

From the North Shore to the South Side, the interview room to the locker room, PSR's writers and reporters are there, and now we are bringing i

09/09/2011 - 00:59
Tony DeFazio
First two practices will be open to the public

The Pittsburgh Penguins will begin the 2011-12 season by reporting to training camp on Friday, Sept. 16, and will hit the ice for their first practice on Saturday, Sept. 17.

09/08/2011 - 17:30
PSR Staff
Former Pen rejoins team with two-way deal

The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed forward Richard Park to a one-year contract, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray

09/08/2011 - 10:31
PSR Staff
Andrew McCutchen hit two homers and drove in four runs, and Jason Jaramillo singled in Chase d'Arnaud with the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning as the Pirates beat Houston 5-4 to win consecutive series for the first time since July 19.

Jason Jaramillo's big moment ended with dirt stains and a stumble.

09/07/2011 - 22:30
David Golebiewski
Several parking lots to be closed; details for off-site parking to be announced Thursday

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; September 7, 2011 – Heavy rain this week combined with predictions of continued rainfall into Friday have led to the closure of several grass parking lots nea

09/07/2011 - 22:21
PSR Staff
Austin's Playroom to provide comfort for military families at Walter Reed Military Medical Center

PITTSBURGH —September 7, 2011 — The Mario Lemieux Foundation announced today the opening of their newest Austin’s Playroom a

09/07/2011 - 22:19
PSR Staff
It’s all starting to make sense. The Steelers have not made the playoffs the past two seasons. Those two years have seen the team part ways with players who were integral to a sustained run of success that resulted in a pair of Super Bowl championships.
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The play of Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has a tremendous impact on every game the team plays. Whatever success the Penguins have in the Stanley Cup Playoffs will depend largely on the opposition’s ability to contain No. 87. But he is not doing it alone.
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A champion won't be crowned in the NHL for nearly two months, but the quest for hockey's holy grail begins now. Sixteen teams are lacing up their skates and preparing for the upcoming hunt for the Stanley Cup. Here are the four favorites.
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Pirates' righthander Charlie Morton put an exclamation point on his recovery from Tommy John surgery in 2012 with the best major league season of his career, posting 7-4 record with a 3.26 ERA.
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The newest crop of rookies will enter the NFL on May 8, when the 2014 NFL Draft gets underway at Radio City Music Hall in New York. The Houston Texans own the first selection, and it's a South Carolina defensive end who sits atop PSR's board.
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The Steelers’ offseason additions and subtractions have given a peek into what may be going on in the team’s South Side War Room as the team prepares for one of the deepest drafts in years. Several players have emerged as potential targets for the Black and Gold in 2014.
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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.
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The 2014 NFL Draft is shaping up to be one of the deepest in recent memory. But even in the deepest of drafts, there are studs, duds, snubs and flubs. How is one to know if a draft pick is worth cheering for, or if he should be booed mercilessly?
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