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Pitt’s Sheard Preps Younger Teammates For Backyard Brawl

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – John Seibel sat down with Pitt defensive end Jabaal Sheard as the Panthers get ready for the Backyard Brawl.

Sheard and Pitt began thinking about the West Virginia University Mountaineers immediately after the South Florida game.

Seibel talked with Sheard about stopping WVU’s Geno Smith as well as about the Mountaineers’ defense.

Sheard also commented on his role as a veteran player in this rivalry game, and what he is doing to prepare the younger players on the Pitt squad.