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Saints quarterback Drew Brees is PSR's pick for the NFL Offensive Player of the Year award in 2011, but Ken Torgent says keep an eye on KC tailback Jamaal Charles, Chargers QB Philip Rivers and the Steelers own Mike Wallace.
09/09/2011 - 00:49
Kenneth Torgent
BALTIMORE RAVENS: Perhaps no team was hit harder by cap casualties as a result of the uncapped year last season than the Ravens. Wide receiver Derrick Mason, RB Willis McGahee and TE Todd Heap were all released, while CB Josh Wilson, SS Dawan Landry and OT Jared Gaither were unable to be retained.
09/09/2011 - 00:19
Dan Miller
The two top teams in the division, two of the best teams in the conference, and the best rivalry in the NFL: Is there a better way to open the 2011 season than with a Steelers-Ravens game?
09/07/2011 - 22:59
Kenneth Torgent
It’s easy for a team to hit the panic button when faced with failure – such as a failure to eke out a win against Green Bay in February’s Super Bowl. For the Steelers, though, there is no panic button.
09/05/2011 - 21:27
Kenneth Torgent
Ward, Roethlisberger, Farrior and Battle to serve as co-captains
09/05/2011 - 00:04
PSR Staff
Pitt's Malecki, WVU's Ivy among eight signed
09/04/2011 - 23:52
PSR Staff
This week’s six points looks back at Pittsburgh’s final preseason game as well as the final cuts made on Saturday afternoon as the team prepares its final roster with opening day just over a week away.
09/03/2011 - 20:18
Kenneth Torgent
Butler, Hills among players cut
09/03/2011 - 19:23
PSR Staff
Warren, Grisham, Lyons, Ivy and Malecki among cuts
09/03/2011 - 01:09
PSR Staff
Charlie Batch was sharp early, connecting on 6-of-8 passes for 59 yards, and Jonathan Dwyer rushed 13 times for 88 yards and a score as the Steelers downed Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers 33-17 in the final game of the exhibition season.
09/02/2011 - 00:06
Samantha Bertocchi
While the third preseason game is always considered to be a team’s most important test before the season, the fourth preseason game is the final staging ground for position battles and roster spots. Two such position battles could be locked up by this week’s players to watch.
09/01/2011 - 15:57
Kenneth Torgent
Quarterback will be the focus of Pittsburgh's preseason finale, as the Steelers travel to Charlotte to take on the Carolina Panthers. Charlie Batch and Dennis Dixon are entangled in a battle to become Big Ben's back-up, while Panthers' rookie Cam Newton will get tested by the ferocious Steelers defense.
08/31/2011 - 11:21
Kenneth Torgent
Connellsville's McCrae among those cut
08/30/2011 - 17:39
PSR Staff
The future of Byron Leftwich, at least for this season, is up in the air after a gruesome arm injury that sent the quarterback to the locker room in tears on Saturday. Some reporters believe that he’ll be able to come back this season and some believe his injury will land him on injured reserve.
08/29/2011 - 19:44
Kenneth Torgent
Deadline to get to 80 is Tuesday
08/28/2011 - 20:56
PSR Staff
Paul Chryst sat at a table in Greensboro, North Carolina, answering questions from the media. The third-year Pitt head coach was certainly anxious to wrap up the interview session and catch his plane back to Pittsburgh, but he was also at ease.
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Quarterback Amos Luptak ran 7 yards for a TD with a second left and Quaker Valley beat Keystone Oaks 25-19 in the CoGo's Feature Matchup Friday night.
Feature TwoHigh SchoolPress RoomTop Story
McKeesport rode junior running back Khaleke "Hit Man" Hudson to a romp over visiting Connellsville, as the 6-foot-0, 210-pounder rumbled for 340 yards and five touchdowns to lead the Tigers to a 36-7 rout.
Feature ThreeHigh SchoolPress RoomTop Story
When Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco was called up from Triple-A Indianapolis June 10, he made an immediate impact, going on a 14-game hitting streak and adding a consistent bat at the top of the lineup.
Feature FourNorth Shore Notes
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Pitt head coach Paul Chryst talked with the media last month in Greensboro, NC, and previewed the Panthers' upcoming about the upcoming season.
Custom 1Pitt FootballTop Story
A quick glimpse at the 2014 Pitt football teams reveals some major red flags. A veteran quarterback and the program's all-time leading wide receiver have departed for the NFL.
Custom 2Pitt Football
After 45 years of one head coach and two more of another, a different figure will be pacing up and down the sidelines at Beaver Stadium this season.
Custom 3Penn State
The last two years have not been what WVU football fans were expecting. Ever since the Mountaineers made the switch to the Big 12, their success has slowly dwindled.
Custom 4WVU