Dave Wannstedt

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4-1-Zoo: Pederson Should Be Next To Go

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — If Pitt Athletic Director Steve Pederson can fire Dave Wannstedt for the football team’s most recent failures, he should be subject to the same standards.

93-7 The Fan–01/04/2011

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4-1-Zoo: Wannstedt Speaks, Will Not Coach Bowl Game

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Dave Wannstedt announced Monday he will not coach Pitt in the BBVA Compass Bowl Jan. 8 against Kentucky in Birmingham. Phil Bennett will be the interim coach for the game.

93-7 The Fan–01/03/2011

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Wannstedt Won’t Coach BBVA Compass Bowl

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The coaching picture for Pitt got a little clearer on Monday, at least for their upcoming bowl game this weekend. Pitt defensive coordinator Phil Bennett has been named as the team’s interim […]


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Idle Thoughts- A Sports Wish List for 2011.

I’m not one to share my opinion, but since you asked, I hope that…

…the NHL’s Winter Classic goes off without any major rain issues. The start time has been moved to 8pm for Saturday night. If weather is not a problem, I expect it to be the best WC of the four.

93-7 The Fan–12/31/2010

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Idle Thoughts- A Christmas Wish List For Santa.

Here’s to the Steelers locking up a 1st round by for the upcoming NFL playoffs. This team could use some added rest, and getting a bye should help several players with just that, most notably Troy Polamalu.

93-7 The Fan–12/25/2010

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Wannstedt Unlikely To Coach Pitt In Bowl Game

Pitt Football Beat Writer for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Paul Zeise joined Seibel and Starkey on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN to discuss whether or not Dave Wannstedt will coach the Panthers in the BBVA Compass Bowl. Paul said from what he has been hearing, it doesn’t sound like Wannstedt will be coaching the team, but he’s still working to get that information confirmed, and if it’s true, Phil Bennett would be the leading candidate to take over for the Bowl game.

93-7 The Fan–12/21/2010

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The Phillips File- Haywood’s Success Could Determine Pederson’s Future.

Michael Haywood was intorduced as the next head football coach of the University of Pittsburgh on Thursday, just 10 days after Dave Wannstedt was shown the door by Pitt Athletic Director Steve Pederson

93-7 The Fan–12/17/2010

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Pitt Welcomes New Coach

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pitt officially introduced its newest head football coach, Michael Haywood, at a news conference this afternoon. Haywood has been coaching at Miami University of Ohio and he was on Pitt’s short list […]


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Haywood Could Be In Running To Replace Wannstedt

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A week after getting rid of Dave Wannstedt, it looks like Pitt is zeroing in on their next head football coach. According to Paul Zeise of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Miami University of […]

93-7 The Fan–12/15/2010

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Idle Thoughts- Wannstedt’s Departure Necessary Evil.

It seemed like the only person who was shocked by the events of Tuesday at the UPMC Sports Complex on Pittsburgh’s South Side was Dave Wannstedt himself.

93-7 The Fan–12/10/2010

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Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette Previews Steelers-Bengals

Steelers Beat Writer for the Post-Gazette and Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette joined Seibel and Starkey to help preview Sunday’s AFC North matchup between the Steelers and Bengals.

93-7 The Fan–12/10/2010

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PG’s Paul Zeise: Wannstedt Hasn’t Decided On Coaching Bowl Game

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It may not be a sure thing that Dave Wannstedt coaches Pitt in the upcoming BBVA Compass Bowl. Defensive coordinator Phil Bennett said Thursday at the bowl press conference that he expected […]


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4-1-Zoo: Wannstedt Reportedly Will Coach Pitt In Bowl Game

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — The Pittsburgh Tribune Review reports that Pitt coach Dave Wannstedt will coach the Panthers on Jan. 8 in the BBVA Compass Bowl against Kentucky.

93-7 The Fan–12/09/2010

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Pitt’s Sheard Named Big East Defensive Player Of The Year

Pitt Panthers defensive end Jabaal Sheard was named the Big East Defensive Player of the Year by coaches in the Big East.

93-7 The Fan–12/09/2010

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Pitt Football Loses Recruit

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — This is something we might be hearing a lot of over the next month or so. The Pitt football program has lost a player that had previously committed to play for them. […]