Wannstedt Responds To His Critics
4-1-Zoo: Pederson Should Be Next To GoChris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — If Pitt Athletic Director Steve Pederson can fire Dave Wannstedt for the football team’s most recent failures, he should be subject to the same standards.
4-1-Zoo: Wannstedt Speaks, Will Not Coach Bowl GameChris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Dave Wannstedt announced Monday he will not coach Pitt in the BBVA Compass Bowl Jan. 8 against Kentucky in Birmingham. Phil Bennett will be the interim coach for the game.
Wannstedt Won't Coach BBVA Compass Bowl
Idle Thoughts- A Sports Wish List for 2011.I'm not one to share my opinion, but since you asked, I hope that... ...the NHL's Winter Classic goes off without any major rain issues. The start time has been moved to 8pm for Saturday night. If weather is not a problem, I expect it to be the best WC of the four.
Idle Thoughts- A Christmas Wish List For Santa.Here's to the Steelers locking up a 1st round by for the upcoming NFL playoffs. This team could use some added rest, and getting a bye should help several players with just that, most notably Troy Polamalu.
Wannstedt Unlikely To Coach Pitt In Bowl GamePitt Football Beat Writer for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Paul Zeise joined Seibel and Starkey on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN to discuss whether or not Dave Wannstedt will coach the Panthers in the BBVA Compass Bowl. Paul said from what he has been hearing, it doesn't sound like Wannstedt will be coaching the team, but he's still working to get that information confirmed, and if it's true, Phil Bennett would be the leading candidate to take over for the Bowl game.
The Phillips File- Haywood's Success Could Determine Pederson's Future.Michael Haywood was intorduced as the next head football coach of the University of Pittsburgh on Thursday, just 10 days after Dave Wannstedt was shown the door by Pitt Athletic Director Steve Pederson
Pitt Welcomes New Coach
Haywood Could Be In Running To Replace Wannstedt
Idle Thoughts- Wannstedt's Departure Necessary Evil.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.
Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette Previews Steelers-BengalsSteelers Beat Writer for the Post-Gazette and Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette joined Seibel and Starkey to help preview Sunday's AFC North matchup between the Steelers and Bengals.
PG's Paul Zeise: Wannstedt Hasn't Decided On Coaching Bowl Game
4-1-Zoo: Wannstedt Reportedly Will Coach Pitt In Bowl GameChris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — The Pittsburgh Tribune Review reports that Pitt coach Dave Wannstedt will coach the Panthers on Jan. 8 in the BBVA Compass Bowl against Kentucky.
Pitt's Sheard Named Big East Defensive Player Of The YearPitt Panthers defensive end Jabaal Sheard was named the Big East Defensive Player of the Year by coaches in the Big East.