Since the day Paul Chryst left Pitt for the head coaching job at Wisconsin, there has been much speculation that he would take both offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph and defensive coordinator Matt House with him.
According to reports, Pitt Interim Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator Joe Rudolph is in Wisconsin meeting with former Pitt Head Coach Paul Chryst about joining his staff.
Featuring two interim head coaches, Pitt sent offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph and Houston sent defensive coordinator David Gibbs to the podium today as the two teams prepare for the Armed Forces Bowl.
The Pitt Panthers continued preparations for Saturday’s game against the FIU Panthers in Miami. Redshirt sophomore Gabe Roberts and redshirt freshman Alex Officer divided time at center, and offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph suggested both will play in place Artie Rowell, who suffered a season-ending knee injury in the Boston College game. Rudolph said rotating centers is “a real possibility, and we wouldn’t be against it.”
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.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Those waiting to see if outside linebacker Todd Thomas still has a future with Pitt football will have to wait a little longer, as team officials still are not commenting on a report by Chip Patterson of CBS Sports on Thomas’ possible return.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Panthers aren’t guaranteed a bowl game as they gear up for their Big East football farewell, but Saturday’s trip to South Florida might as well be one.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Panthers lost two, won two, lost two, then got back on track with a win at Buffalo. So, if you believe in patterns, they’re due to claw back to the .500 mark […]
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Head coach Paul Chryst got what he ultimately wanted in Buffalo, but the Panthers still want more from their offense, and they could get some help this weekend.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Pitt offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph likes the three-man running back system that the Panthers are using this year, because it keeps the offense fresh throughout the game.
Paul Chryst’s staff at Pitt needed to be reshuffled again today as offensive coordinator Bob Bostad left to become the offensive line coach with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt head football coach Paul Chryst made a big hire Wednesday, naming Wisconsin linebackers coach Dave Huxtable as the Panthers next defensive coordinator.