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#7 Days Until Pitt Football: Tom Savage

If you spend any time on Twitter, you no doubt have seen people posting certain Pitt players wearing uniform numbers that correspond with the number of days left until the football season kicks off. Jim did it last year and this year, Pat Narduzzi has been doing it. I know ...

Pitt - Penn State game dubbed The Keystone Classic

Pitt will host Penn State this year in the teams' first game in more than a decade. The long-time rivalry will restart with a rebranded look. The game has been dubbed The Keystone Classic and we've got a logo and everything, y'all: #Pitt-Penn State Series Tagged as the Keystone Classic ...

Pitt football team names captains for 2016 season

The Pitt football team named its captains for the 2016 season. Players named as captains were junior running back James Conner, senior offensive tackle Adam Bisnowaty, and senior defensive end Ejuan Price. 2016 Captains.#ThePursuit #H2P pic.twitter.com/ytSyagPHD5 — Pat Narduzzi (@CoachDuzzPittFB) August 26, 2016 The captains were just announced by the ...

Pitt safety Damar Hamlin battling through training camp injury, likely out for Villanova game

Pitt true freshman Damar Hamlin is expected to contribute heavily at cornerback for the program this year. But according to head coach Pat Narduzzi, the star recruit is battling through an undisclosed injury during camp. Narduzzi calls it minor, but also says he isn't likely to be ready for Pitt's ...

Chris Wuestner to transfer from Pitt

Pitt's football team is getting ready to finish up camp, but the Panthers just learned they'll be losing a player as wide receiver Chris Wuestner is transferring out of the program. Here's a statement from head coach Pat Narduzzi: Chris Wuestner, one of our seniors, has decided to transfer. He ...

Three Pitt football players named to preseason Lombardi Award Watch List

Another preseason watch list was released prior to the start of the season and three Panthers found their way onto the list. Up for the Rotary Lombardi Award are James Conner, Adam Bisnowaty, and Dorian Johnson. The award is given annually to the top player in college football demonstrating outstanding ...

#8 Days Until Pitt Football: Matt Lytle

If you spend any time on Twitter, you no doubt have seen people posting certain Pitt players wearing uniform numbers that correspond with the number of days left until the football season kicks off. Jim did it last year and this year, Pat Narduzzi has been doing it. I know ...

Pat Narduzzi talks Pitt freshmen, redshirts

One major decision for every college football coach is about the redshirting of players. As we saw a few years back, it’s not always about true freshmen, too. After all, Pitt previously redshirted Trey Anderson as a junior after he played during his first two years. But more often than ...

#9 Days Until Pitt Football: Josh Lay

If you spend any time on Twitter, you no doubt have seen people posting certain Pitt players wearing uniform numbers that correspond with the number of days left until the football season kicks off. Jim did it last year and this year, Pat Narduzzi has been doing it. I know ...

Notre Dame football player Devin Butler walks into St. Joseph Superior Court, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016 in South Bend, Ind. SButler is charged with felony counts of resisting law enforcement and battery against a public safety official after an altercation early last Saturday morning at a bar near campus,  The St. Joseph County prosecutor's office said. Butler has been suspended indefinitely from the team, but remains enrolled at the university. (Becky Malewitz/South Bend Tribune via AP)

Arrests disappointed, embarrassed, angered Notre Dame coach

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said he had the same feelings a parent would have when he heard six Fighting Irish football players had been arrested in two separate incidents over the weekend. "Like any other father, my first one was disappointment. Then I think that disappointment kind of moved ...

#10 Days Until Pitt Football: Paul Martha

If you spend any time on Twitter, you no doubt have seen people posting certain Pitt players wearing uniform numbers that correspond with the number of days left until the football season kicks off. Jim did it last year and this year, Pat Narduzzi has been doing it. I know ...

The California Golden Bears' head coach Sonny Dykes, right, and the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors' head coach Nick Rolovic, left, accept gifts of surfboards from New South Wales state Minister for Trade and Tourism, Stuart Ayres, in Sydney, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, ahead of their opening college football game of the season in Sydney on Saturday. The game, with Cal designated as the home team, will be the first college football game played in Sydney and the first significant American football game played in Australia since 1999. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Cal, Hawaii play tourists ahead of college football opener

With the usual touristy things — Opera House, Harbour Bridge and meeting mascot-sized koalas — out of the way, the California Golden Bears and Hawaii were set to continue their practice sessions in Australia on Wednesday ahead of the opening college football game of the season. The midday Saturday game ...

FILE - This Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 file photo released by the St. Joseph County Jail shows Notre Dame cornerback Devin Butler. The Notre Dame cornerback taken into custody after allegedly punching a police officer and slamming the officer to the ground has been formally charged Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, with felony counts of resisting law enforcement and battery against a public safety official. ( St. Joseph County Jail  via AP, File)

Notre Dame's Butler charged; accused of tackling officer

A Notre Dame cornerback accused of tackling a police officer and punching him in the side and stomach during an altercation outside a bar was charged Tuesday with felony counts of resisting law enforcement and battery against a public safety official. Devin Butler was arrested Saturday and released on a ...

UnScripted: The Cardiac Hill Podcast w/ Corey Cohen (S2 Ep 1)

On the first episode of a new season of UnScripted: The Cardiac Hill Podcast, Corey Cohen welcomes Jim Hammett to completely preview the upcoming Pitt Football season. On the first episode of a new season of UnScripted: The Cardiac Hill Podcast, Corey Cohen welcomes Jim Hammett to completely preview the ...

#11 Days Until Pitt Football: Bill Stull

If you spend any time on Twitter, you no doubt have seen people posting certain Pitt players wearing uniform numbers that correspond with the number of days left until the football season kicks off. Jim did it last year and this year, Pat Narduzzi has been doing it. I know ...

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