It takes a truly special year by a freshman to deserve the kind of Heisman respect that leads to an invite to New York. Fortunately for Florida State, freshman quarterback Jameis Winston is having just that kind of season so far.
This weekend, college football will shift its attention to the ACC. Playing in the shadows of the SEC the last few years, the ACC will offer this week’s game of the week when Clemson hosts Florida State.
Pitt didn’t lose Monday night because of any gameplan. Pitt lost Monday night because they played Florida State. Period. That’s the end.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Questions will be answered when Pitt hosts No. 11 Florida State in its ACC opener tonight at Heinz Field, including, perhaps, this one: what can their new, home-grown tight ends do to allay fears about Paul Chryst’s offense?
Steve Pederson joined Ron Cook & Andrew Fillipponi Labor Day morning, with Pitt football’s big opener against Florida State just hours away.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Tick, tock, tick, tock…Tyler Boyd barely had anything left after a few hours under steady sun, but he had just enough to pull in the pass from Tom Savage, and get out of bounds before Father Time could punish them any further.
Pitt opens up it’s first season in the ACC six days from now, and to talk about it, Head Coach Paul Chryst joined the Fan Morning Show on Tuesday.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Labor Day will mark the hopeful rebirth of Pitt football, and second-year head coach Paul Chryst knows a laborious road lies ahead.
As Pitt’s football season opener nears, ACC Network announcer Wes Durham joined Troy Clardy on Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan to preview the season ahead.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — When a young John Congemi became the last Pitt quarterback to defeat Florida State–and on local turf, for that matter–nearly 30 years ago, he only had the benefit of four previous starts with his team at the time.
Troy Clardy previewed the upcoming college football season with Phil Steele of Phil Steele’s College Football Preview.
Pitt’s inaugural season will feature some big named college basketball programs, including both Duke and North Carolina.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Is it heretical for me to say I’m more excited about the future of Pitt football than I am about that of men’s basketball?
Pitt Athletic Director Steve Pederson was influential in making the Pitt-Florida State season opener a reality and gave details as to how it came about.
Pitt wide receiver Devin Street and defensive lineman Aaron Donald are two of the teams leaders this upcoming season, and you can count them amongst the group of people excited about the team opening the season with Florida State.