Pitt football takes on Notre Dame this Saturday, and any time this historical rivalry comes up, it’s tough not to think of the teams’ 1975 matchup, in which Pitt legend Tony Dorsett rushed for a school-record 303 yards.
With Pitt taking on Notre Dame this Saturday at 3:30 p.m., a man who knows that rivalry all too well, former Pitt, CFL, UFL, and NFL quarterback Tyler Palko, joined The Fan Morning Show today.
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Now that the Panthers have passed the halfway point of the season, most are dealing with being just plain beat up after seven weeks of football. For sophomore linebacker Todd Thomas, the legs have taken the biggest beating.
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) — Despite a rough start by the Panthers (0-3, 2-4), redshirt junior wide receiver Devin Street may be in the midst of his best season as Pitt’s 2012 campaign hits its midpoint.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Panthers had control of the entire first half Saturday, but their lead quickly went up in smoke when Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater opened up the second half with a 75-yard bomb to DeVante Parker.
Pitt linebacker Dan Mason chatted with Fan Morning Show co-host and Pitt football sideline reporter Gregg Giannotti this week, with the Panthers due to face Syracuse on the road this Friday.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Fifth-year senior Cam Saddler has been full of excitement this week in preparation for resuming Big East play at Syracuse on Friday. That’s because, although he missed last year’s meeting due to injury, he knows what to expect from the Orange.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Big East play finally resumes for the Panthers (0-1, 2-2) when they take on Syracuse (0-0, 1-3) at the Carrier Dome on Friday. Last year Pitt robbed the Orange’s chances of a bowl game, and Tino Sunseri expects just as much pressure and a loud atmosphere for this one.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — It’s all about who’s got swagger these days, according to defensive coordinator Dave Huxtable. After a rough start his Panthers have it again after evening their record at 2-2 with Saturday’s 55-10 drubbing of Gardner-Webb at Heinz Field.
The Machine checked in with The Fan Morning Show Friday to make his picks for Week 3 of the NFL season.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Junior defensive lineman Aaron Donald told the media on the South Side this week that the Pitt defensive line needs to work on communication in order to work out of their early-season hole.
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 Bessire, known better as “The Prediction Machine,” checked in with The Fan Morning Show today for his regular weekly spot, which can be heard Thursdays at 9:40 a.m.