For decades, Western Pennsylvania has produced elite football talent. Johnny Unitas, Joe Montana, Dan Marino — to name a few.
Former Pitt star and St. Louis Rams rookie Aaron Donald was no stranger to stacking up awards during his college days, and just one year into his NFL career, that trend continues.
Coming off a year in which he ran for 1,675 yards and 24 touchdowns on 277 carries and broke longstanding Pitt rushing records, running back James Conner has been named the ACC Player of the Year.
Former Pitt Panther Aaron Donald made a name for himself during his college playing days and has shown that he’s capable of that same level of domination at the pro level.
Ask Aaron Donald and he’ll tell you without a doubt, that he believes he couldn’t have landed in a better spot when he was selected by the St. Louis Rams in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft with the No. 13 overall pick.
As they gear up for camp, Pitt football running back James Conner and center Artie Rowell found themselves in-studio talking with Starkey and Mueller about the upcoming season, who to keep an eye on and the impression Aaron Donald has left on the program.
The St. Louis Rams used their second pick of the first round to bolster their defensive front, taking Pittsburgh defensive tackle Aaron Donald with the 13th overall selection Thursday night.
Savage says he will be watching with family next week when he expects to hear his name called in the NFL Draft.
CBS NFL insider Jason LaCanfora joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Tuesday to offer the latest news and notes from the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis.
Every step of the way this year Aaron Donald has shown how impressive he truly is, and nothing has changed in that regard as the former Pitt Defensive Tackle has taken his talents to the NFL Combine.
Leading up to the NFL Combine, there has been much speculation about how Pitt Star and reigning Defensive Player of the Year Aaron Donald will measure out.
NFL Network analyst Charles Davis joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to offer his take on the NFL combine, discussing what players the Steelers should keep an eye on and what he thinks of Pitt DT Aaron Donald.
Pitt Football star Aaron Donald cleaned up in the awards department this past season, and that has carried over to the postseason as well
James Conner rushed for 229 yards — breaking a Pitt bowl record held by Tony Dorsett — and Chris Blewitt kicked a tiebreaking field goal with 1:17 remaining, lifting the Panthers to a 30-27 win over Bowling Green on Thursday night in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl.
This time of year, plenty of letters are addressed to the North Pole and Mr. Santa Claus. Well, it pays to have people in the right places. Lucky enough for me, I was able to intercept a few Christmas lists (as the big day is just a week away) that were addressed to Santa that emanated from right here in Pittsburgh, Pa.