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.
As Pitt football camp wraps up, Head Coach Paul Chryst named Chad Voytik his starting Quarterback for the upcoming season.
Former Penn State and new Texans head coach Bill O’Brien joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to discuss his departure from PSU and his work with his new team.
On the final day of the 2014 NFL Draft, Pitt quarterback Tom Savage went to the Houston Texans and wide receiver Devin Street was taken by the Dallas Cowboys.
Savage says he will be watching with family next week when he expects to hear his name called in the NFL Draft.
While having a decent year at Pitt last year in which he showed he was capable of making just about every throw possible, former Quarterback Tom Savage has seen his draft stock soar past any and all expectations the experts originally had for him.
Not many new starting quarterbacks get a chance to put fans at ease before they start a game.
James Conner rushed for 229 yards — breaking a Pitt bowl record held by Tony Dorsett — and Chris Blewitt kicked a tiebreaking field goal with 1:17 remaining, lifting the Panthers to a 30-27 win over Bowling Green on Thursday night in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl.
Pitt quarterback Tom Savage has taken quite the route to get to Pitt and isn’t taken any of the opportunities he’s being given for granted.
James Conner ran for two short touchdowns, including the go-ahead score with 9:36 remaining as Pittsburgh upset No. 24 Notre Dame 28-21 Saturday night.
Robert Godhigh ran for two touchdowns, Georgia Tech’s defense recorded a season-high five sacks and the Yellow Jackets beat Pitt 21-10 on Saturday night.
A 30-yard field-goal by Nick Sloan as time expired gave Navy a 24-21 victory over Pitt on Saturday.
Isaac Bennett ran for a career-high 240 yards and three touchdowns as Pitt held off Old Dominion 35-24 on Saturday night.
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.
Pitt turned a pair of early Virginia turnovers into touchdowns and the Panther defense did the rest in a 14-3 victory on Saturday.