PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Last year the Panthers relied heavily upon the contributions of underclassmen for an effective pass defense. Safety Jason Hendricks, coming off a stellar redshirt junior season that earned him Preseason All-ACC honors, expects the approaching campaign to be no different.
Former Pitt and NFL free safety and current Pitt graduate assistant Hank Poteat joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to chat about the Panthers’ offseason and NFL free agency.
Three Pitt football players, Lafayette Pitts, Ray Graham and Devin Street, were in court Wednesday to face charges that surfaced just before the Panthers played Notre Dame in the fall.
(93-7 THE FAN) — Once again, there was a coaching change at Pitt right before this year’s BBVA Compass Bowl, but this time it wasn’t the one everyone dreaded, and it doesn’t look like it’s crushed the spirit of a defense that played spirited football at season’s end.
Three members of the Pitt Panthers football team have been charged with assault stemming from an incident in Oakland last month.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Redshirt freshman defensive back Lafayette Pitts is one of a number of young Panthers ready to contribute to a defense that already boasted strong leadership.
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.
North Allegheny made enough big plays on offense in the first half and enough big plays on defense in the second to dethrone defending champ Woodland Hills for the Tigers’ first WPIAL Class AAAA title in 20 years.
93.7 The Fan’s high school sports reporter looks back on the greatest and most surprising performances of the WPIAL Semifinals.