PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — An off week for the Panthers (2-1, 3-1) could not come at a better time for redshirt senior quarterback Tom Savage, who left Saturday’s Homecoming contest with Virginia (0-1, 2-2) in the fourth quarter with concussion-like symptoms.
The biography of tenured pharmacy professor Billy Day is a long one.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — If Pitt (1-1, 2-1) senior quarterback Tom Savage can even remotely emulate his performance at Wallace-Wade Stadium last weekend, the only award he won’t win when Virginia (2-1) visits Heinz Field Saturday at 12:30 on The Fan is homecoming king.
A suspicious package dropped off at the UPS Store in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood Wednesday has been deemed safe after it prompted evacuations, road closures and sent the bomb squad and Hazmat crews to the scene.
KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Jason and Sarah O’Neill, parents of Alyssa Josephine O’Neill, who died suddenly from an epileptic seizure and sparked a worldwide movement, along with Pitt running back James Connor, Alyssa’s good friend.
WASHINGTON, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — The news from the biggest name on the Little Prexies was sobering, as top WPIAL recruit Shai McKenzie tweeted he will have surgery to repair a torn ACL, missing the rest of the 2013 season.
When Pitt wideout Tyler Boyd was announced as both the 247Sports National True Freshman of the Week and the ACC Receiver of the Week, head coach Paul Chryst only had one thing to say as he left the podium.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Panthers (0-1) got an extra weekend to cool their jets after being burned by No. 10 Florida State in their opener. Now they’re trying to accentuate positives and eliminate negatives when New Mexico (1-1) makes its first-ever visit to Heinz Field for a 12:30 game on SportsRadio 93.7 The Fan Saturday.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Week Two of the 2013 high school football season gets underway with a handful of games kicking off at 7:00 tonight, and the rest at 7:30. As you get ready to head to your game, here are four to keep an eye on throughout the WPIAL.
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?
WEXFORD, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — Friday looks to be a rigorous start for visiting Mount Lebanon, which has one of the toughest schedules in the Commonwealth. This year, however, Art Walker might say the same about his Tigers.
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.
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.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Ask Clairton alumnus Trenton Coles if his Bears will continue their record winning streak this year, and he’ll respond with guarded optimism.
Pitt athletic director Steve Pederson joined Tab Douglas live at Pitt Football Fan Fest on Saturday, with the Panthers’ season opener just eight days away.