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Pitt Ends Skid, Tops Virginia Tech 21-16

James Conner ran for 85 yards and two scores and Pitt ended a three-game losing streak with a 21-16 victory over Virginia Tech on Thursday night.

10/16/2014

SOUTH BEND, IN - OCTOBER 04: Everett Golson #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish passes against the Standford Cardinal at Notre Dame Stadium on October 4, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Stanford 17-14. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Notre Dame’s Everett Golson Goes Head-To-Head With Reigning Heisman Winner, Jameis Winston

There is no disputing which game deserves the Heisman spotlight game this week. Notre Dame and Florida State will offer the biggest stage for a pair of Heisman Trophy candidates, Everett Golson of Notre Dame and the reigning Heisman Trophy winner from Florida State, Jameis Winston.

10/16/2014

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Pat Bostick Discusses Keys For Pitt’s Offense Facing VT

Pitt football color analyst Pat Bostick joined “The Fan Morning Show” Thursday to preview Pitt’s matchup with Virginia Tech.

93-7 The Fan–10/16/2014

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Dunlap: For Pitt, It Has Come Down To Quarterback Play

Pitt is Pitt — or are we supposed to call them ‘Pittsburgh’ — because they haven’t been able to find good enough players in recent years. And, more to the point, a good enough quarterback.

10/16/2014

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Virginia Tech To Be Without Key Defensive Tackle For Pitt Game

According to reports, Virginia Tech will be without their key defensive end Luther Maddy for their Thursday night matchup with the Pitt Panthers.

93-7 The Fan–10/14/2014

SOUTH BEND, IN - OCTOBER 11: Amir Carlisle #3 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish is tackled by Sam Smiley #3 and Travis Hughes #9 of the North Carolina Tar Heels at Notre Dame Stadium on October 11, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated North Carloina 50-43. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Notre Dame Fighting For Respect Vs. Florida State

Until Notre Dame proves it can beat one of the elite programs in college football on a grand stage, the overall assessment of Notre Dame will be that it is good, but not good enough. But this season appears to be up for grabs with plenty of surprises still to come. Can Notre Dame offer one more surprise?

10/14/2014

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James Conner Plans On Playing Defensive End Against Virginia Tech

Despite a couple of average games, Pitt tailback James Conner is still 5th in division 1 rushing yardage and the sophomore said today he will play some at defensive end Thursday night against Virginia Tech. Conner and head coach Paul Chryst have said since training camp that Conner would get a look there, however he has only played offense to this point in the season.

93-7 The Fan–10/13/2014

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‘Do Or Die’ Game On Horizon For Pitt

Just two games into their Atlantic Coast Conference schedule, the Pitt Panthers sit with a 1-1 mark in the Coastal Division. However, they are certainly not out of the race to represent the division in December’s conference championship game.

10/12/2014

Penn State football team takes the field

Nittany Lions Plan On Eating, Staying Healthy

James Franklin is jealous that energy bars and other assorted snacks weren’t around the locker room when he was at East Stroudsburg University while he was in school.

10/11/2014

STARKVILLE, MS - OCTOBER 04: Dak Prescott #15 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs runs for yards against the Texas A&M Aggies during the fourth quarter of a game at Davis Wade Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi. Mississippi State won the game 48-31. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Mississippi State’s Dak Prescott Is More Than Tim Tebow 2.0

As the season has seen the rise of Mississippi State football, quarterback Dak Prescott has emerged on the scene as one of college football’s best. Is Prescott the best player in college football?

10/09/2014

STARKVILLE, MS - OCTOBER 04: Brandon Holloway #10 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs reaches for the goal line over Armani Watts #23 of the Texas A&M Aggies during the third quarter of a game at Davis Wade Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi. Mississippi State won the game 48-31. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: You Cannot Script Drama As Good As This

Each week of college football should be seen as a chapter, and the season the full novel. The only thing is, you cannot script drama this good.

10/07/2014

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Pitt-Penn State Set Date For Renewal Of Rivalry In 2016

The Pitt football program has announced their 2015-2016 non-conference dates and ACC opponents that will appear on next years schedule.

93-7 The Fan–10/07/2014

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Pat Bostick Previews Pitt-Virginia

Pitt broadcaster and former quarterback Pat Bostick previewed the Pitt-Virginia game with Bob Pompeani.

93-7 The Fan–10/04/2014

Darrelle Revis with Jordan Whitehead

Pitt Football Lands One Of WPIAL Top Recruits

After getting off to a hot start this season and then dropping consecutive games to Iowa and Akron, the Pitt football program was looking for some good news, and that good news came through today.

93-7 The Fan–10/03/2014

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Paul Chryst Talks About Helping His Young Players Mature

Pitt football’s head coach joins “The Fan Morning Show” for his weekly spot

93-7 The Fan–10/03/2014

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Sweet Sixteen Preview

Check out the teams heading into the 2014 NCAA Sweet Sixteen.

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Pitt Routs Colorado In NCAA Tournament 2nd Round

Photos from the Pitt Panthers-Colorado Buffaloes second round game of the NCAA Tournament at the Amway Center in Orlando on March 20, 2014.

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NCAA Conference Tournament Champions

NCAA Conference Tournament Champions

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Pitt Loses To Virginia In Semi-Finals Of ACC Tournament

Photos from the Pitt Panthers-Virginia Cavaliers semifinals game of the 2014 Men’s ACC Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 15, 2014.

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Pitt Beats UNC In ACC Tournament Quarterfinals

Photos from Pitt’s win over the North Carolina Tar Heels during the quarterfinals of the 2014 Men’s ACC Basketball Tournament on March 14, 2014.

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Pitt Blows Past Wake Forest In 2nd Round Of ACC Tournament

The Pitt Panthers take on the Wake Forest Demon Deacons during the second round of the 2014 Men’s ACC Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 13, 2014 in Greensboro, N.C.

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Yale Beats Quinnipiac To Win Frozen Four

Photos from the Yale Bulldogs-Quinnipiac Bobcats game at CONSOL Energy Center on April 3, 2013. Yale won 4-0 to win the 2013 NCAA Division I Men’s Hockey Championships.

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