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Pitt rallies past Duke, 24-17, powered by Darrin Hall for first ACC win - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pitt rallies past Duke, 24-17, powered by Darrin Hall for first ACC win
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
“It was Pitt football,” Bookser said. “It was hard-nosed. We're going to run the ball. You know what the play is, we know what the play is and you can't stop it, and that's exciting to me.” For a while, even with Hall motoring, it appeared the defense ...
Duke is playing lousy. An angry David Cutcliffe is first to admit itCharlotte Observer
Pitt football notebook: Ben DiNucci goes the distance at quarterbackTribune-Review
Pitt hangs on for 24-17 win at DukeCardiac Hill (blog)
WTAE Pittsburgh -WDIV Detroit
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Duke's struggles, an aberration last year, have become a trend - Charlotte Observer (blog)

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Charlotte Observer (blog)

Duke's struggles, an aberration last year, have become a trend
Charlotte Observer (blog)
That has all been built since Spurrier left after winning the ACC title in 1989, beginning Duke's plunge to the very depths of the college football pecking order, and all since David Cutcliffe arrived in 2008 to start turning things around, ending the ...
Steve Spurrier won at Duke and he's confident it can be done again consistentlyNews & Observer

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Steve Spurrier won at Duke and he's confident it can be done again consistently - News & Observer

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News & Observer

Steve Spurrier won at Duke and he's confident it can be done again consistently
News & Observer
... year and once again he's more than willing to give Duke plenty of credit. Already in the College Football Hall of Fame for his playing career at Florida that included a Heisman Trophy, Spurrier will be inducted into the same hall a second time for ...
Duke's struggles, an aberration last year, have become a trendCharlotte Observer (blog)

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John Brown, Pitt's memorable touchdown-maker, dies at 58 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 23:45

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

John Brown, Pitt's memorable touchdown-maker, dies at 58
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
John Brown, a former University of Pittsburgh football standout who played his high school ball at what was Lower Burrell, died Friday. He was 58. Pitt football's official Twitter account posted about Brown's death, calling him the "1982 Sugar Bowl ...

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Former Pitt, Burrell football star John Brown dies at 58 - Tribune-Review

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 16:57

Former Pitt, Burrell football star John Brown dies at 58
Tribune-Review
John Brown, a former Pitt and Burrell High School football star, passed away Friday after an undisclosed illness. Brown is best known for his game-winning catch in the 1982 Sugar Bowl. His son, John Jr., said his father died at his Lower Burrell residence.

Pitt football's trying year goes beyond the field - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 14:22

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pitt football's trying year goes beyond the field
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
It was a relatively general question, posed from a football perspective, seeking a football answer to what has been most irksome this season for the Pitt Panthers. But Pat Narduzzi's response perhaps gave an unintended glimpse, however small, behind ...
Duke's losing streak reaches four games with loss to PittsburghCharlotte Observer
Pitt football notebook: Ben DiNucci goes the distance at quarterbackTribune-Review
Hall rushes for 3 TDs, Pitt knocks off Duke 24-17Washington Post
Cardiac Hill (blog) -WDIV Detroit
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Pat Narduzzi Says Pitt Will Be Fine | Pittsburgh Sports Now - Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 15:56

Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Pat Narduzzi Says Pitt Will Be Fine | Pittsburgh Sports Now
Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
PITTSBURGH — By Week 8 of the 2017 Pitt football season, there's not a lot to be positive about for the Pittsburgh Panthers. Pitt, sitting at 2-5 and 0-3 in the ...
Pat Narduzzi on Pitt's rocky season: 'We will overcome this ...Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Pitt football news: Ian Troost explains why he's kneeling - ClutchPoints

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 09:42

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Pitt football news: Ian Troost explains why he's kneeling
ClutchPoints
The Pittsburgh Panthers are no longer a national program like back in its heyday, but the Pitt brand does still carry some weight. It is why a relatively random kicker, here being Ian Troost, attempting some peaceful protesting was met with rather ...

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Sports Illustrated declares Steelers football's best franchise in 'Football's Greatest' - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 09:29

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Sports Illustrated declares Steelers football's best franchise in 'Football's Greatest'
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
It's fair to say most Steelers fans think their team is the greatest, subjectively. Sports Illustrated, however, has come to the same opinion objectively in “Football's Greatest,” a book that breaks down the best in various categories throughout NFL ...

Washington junior Walker motivated after long path to football field - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 07:06

Washington junior Walker motivated after long path to football field
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Daniel's passion was football. Daniel Walker Jr. eventually played for Brookwood High School, a state power that sends players to big-time colleges just about every year. By the time he was a sophomore, he was a starting safety and played in the ...

Former Pitt football captain drowns in Florida - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:59

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Former Pitt football captain drowns in Florida
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
A former University of Pittsburgh football co-captain died Saturday when he was caught in the surf off the east coast of Florida. Eric Holzworth, 48, of Atlanta was a special teams captain at Pitt in 1990. “He just had an infectious personality ...

Football Game Preview: North Johnston vs. North Pitt - MaxPreps

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 15:43

Football Game Preview: North Johnston vs. North Pitt
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The defense unfortunately couldn't turn things around in the second half and allowed another 17 points. The net result was a 38 - 27 defeat. Meanwhile, North Pitt simply didn't have it last week, losing 55 - 19 to Beddingfield. Both teams have had a ...

Brian Batko's Pitt football chat transcript: 10.18.17 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 14:08

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Brian Batko's Pitt football chat transcript: 10.18.17
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Brian Batko: Hello, all. Another week, another Pitt game to preview, and this time it's Duke on the road Saturday in Durham, N.C. I will be there. Chat begins now. SOMDPanther: HCPN was noticeably disgruntled in his press conference when talking about ...

Pitt kicker Ian Troost explains reason for kneeling: protesting 'systemic oppression' - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 00:24

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pitt kicker Ian Troost explains reason for kneeling: protesting 'systemic oppression'
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
In 2016, Troost wanted to transfer closer to home after the death of two family members, eventually landing at Pitt. Upon arriving in Oakland, he roomed with former Pitt football players Dontez Ford and Reggie Mitchell. The three would have what Troost ...

That was then, this is now: Pitt football undefeated 100 years ago - University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 22:15

Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

That was then, this is now: Pitt football undefeated 100 years ago
University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News
The year was 1917 — neither the Cathedral of Learning nor the Pittsburgh Steelers existed, and the Pittsburgh Pirates had finished last in the MLB standings with a 51-103 record. This was also the same year Pitt's football team completed a perfect 10 ...
Sights and Sounds From Pitt Practice: Week 8Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
'Spark' didn't work, so what's next for Pitt's struggling backfield?Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Pitt football | Panthers looking for someone to make plays in the running game - TribDem.com

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 18:02

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Pitt football | Panthers looking for someone to make plays in the running game
TribDem.com
It was the second time in three games that no Pitt rusher managed 25 yards on the ground. The Panthers still don't seem to have an answer for exactly what is wrong. The phrase “small details” keeps coming up, but there doesn't appear to be one problem ...
That was then, this is now: Pitt football undefeated 100 years agoUniversity of Pittsburgh The Pitt News
Sights and Sounds From Pitt Practice: Week 8 | Pittsburgh Sports NowPittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
'Spark' didn't work, so what's next for Pitt's struggling backfield?Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Steigerwald: Athletics Over Academics - Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 11:04

Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Steigerwald: Athletics Over Academics
Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
The Pitt football team, coming off a loss to North Carolina State is working on another wasted football season as it has been for most of the last 35 years. Nobody expects the 2017-18 Pitt basketball season to be anything short of a disaster. But look ...

Pitt football | DiNucci still 'the guy,' but faces competition - TribDem.com

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 06:57

TribDem.com

Pitt football | DiNucci still 'the guy,' but faces competition
TribDem.com
But coach Pat Narduzzi brought Pickett into the game in the third quarter with the Panthers down just a touchdown and left him in until bringing DiNucci back for the final drive of the fourth quarter in Pitt's 35-17 loss to the Wolfpack. That adds even ...
Pat Narduzzi says Ben DiNucci remains Pitt's starting quarterbackPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pitt Film Study: What's Wrong With the Running GamePittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
Pitt kicker kneels during anthem as debate heightensThe Philadelphia Tribune
Cardiac Hill (blog) -East Oregonian
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Pitt Film Study: What's Wrong With the Running Game - Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 14:42

Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)

Pitt Film Study: What's Wrong With the Running Game
Pittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
Saturday against North Carolina State Pitt ran the ball 32 times for 95 yards — a 3-yard per carry average. But most of Pitt's rushing yards came from non-running back options. Safety Jordan Whitehead had 18 yards, as did backup quarterback Kenny Pickett.
Pat Narduzzi says Ben DiNucci remains Pitt's starting quarterbackPittsburgh Post-Gazette
DiNucci? Pickett? Pitt still searching for answers at QBFOXSports.com
Pitt notebook: Coach Pat Narduzzi won't judge kicker who kneeled during anthemTribune-Review

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Pat Narduzzi says Ben DiNucci remains Pitt's starting quarterback - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 13:48

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pat Narduzzi says Ben DiNucci remains Pitt's starting quarterback
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Narduzzi became a bit contentious when asked about the “odd” timing of his quarterback flip, with Pitt down seven, the game still well within reach and DiNucci having led two touchdown drives. “I guess we're odd, I guess. That's your decision to make ...
Pitt Film Study: What's Wrong With the Running GamePittsburgh Sports Now (blog)
Despite being replaced in NC State game, Ben DiNucci remains Pitt's starting quarterbackCardiac Hill (blog)
Pitt kicker kneels during anthem as debate heightensThe Philadelphia Tribune

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