Conner says he is only focused on being (4-0) after this weekend ends and this will be Pitt’s biggest challenge yet.
After 3 games the Pitt Panthers rank fourth in the nation in rushing offense. Sophomore James Conner is second in the nation with 544 yards and is just 5 yards from being the best in FBS. So head coach Paul Chryst must be pleased with that part of his of his team.
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.”
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joins “The Fan Morning Show” for his regular weekly spot
Pitt head coach Paul Chryst said either sophomore Gabe Roberts or freshman Alex Officer will fill in for starter Artie Rowell, after a season-ending knee injury Friday. “We’ll practice them both,” Chryst said. “Gabe did some good things (in the game vs. Boston College). We’ll practice both of them this week.”
The Panthers impressive 30-20 road victory over ACC opponent Boston College netted not only a win, but also three ACC Weekly Player Awards.
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Thursday for his regular weekly spot.
The ACC honored a couple of Pitt players after the first week of play. Sophomore tailback James Conner named the conference Offensive Back of the Week and senior guard Matt Rotheram named the Offensive Lineman of the Week.
The best news Pitt Coach Paul Chryst delivered at his weekly news conference is that receiver Tyler Boyd appears good to go at Boston College Friday night.
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joined Colin Dunlap, Chris Mack, and Jim Colony on “The Fan Morning Show” Tuesday morning to preview his team’s 2014 season opener against Delaware.
18 days of Fall Camp is over as Pitt football ended with a Thursday afternoon practice on the South Side. “Pretty good camp, I like the way the guys worked,” said head coach Paul Chryst. “We still have to be a group that continues to improve all season. I like where we’re at right now, relatively healthy.”
As Pitt football camp wraps up, Head Coach Paul Chryst named Chad Voytik his starting Quarterback for the upcoming season.
Pitt held its final scheduled scrimmage of training camp Tuesday, as coaches are working on solidifying their two-deep before the opener with Delaware on Aug. 30.
After having tremendous success as a multiple state champion at Clairton High School, Pitt receiver Tyler Boyd is a leader again as a sophomore.
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Tuesday to talk about training camp and the state of the program as he enters his third season in charge.