Pittsburgh Rumors & News

  • Pitt suspends Jordan Whitehead, two others; Rori Blair dismissed from team

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "As part of a litany of disciplinary actions announced Friday afternoon by Pitt football coach Pat Narduzzi, standout safety Jordan Whitehead is suspended for the first three games of the upcoming season. In addition, Narduzzi has dismissed senior defensive end Rori Blair, suspended senior..." July 28

  • Pitt football player facing charges after chase, crash

    WPIX.com "A University of Pittsburgh football player is facing charges in connection with a police chase and crash over the weekend, according to court documents. Alexander Bookser was taken into custody early Sunday morning. He was pulled out of his car at gunpoint by police. The charges against him..." May 15

  • Pitt's Max Browne: I 'got the short end of the stick' at USC

    Fox Sports "When Max Browne committed to play for USC, the Trojans were the No. 1 team in the country. It seemed like the ideal time for the Seattle kid, who was ranked as the nation’s No. 1 quarterback prospect in the 2013 recruiting class. However, it didn’t take long for things to tumble off course for the..." April 10

  • James Conner receives clean scan before NFL Combine

    Larry Brown Sports "James Conner — and NFL teams interested in him — received good news on Thursday. The former Pitt fullback received a clean scan, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Conner announced in Dec. 2015 that he had been diagnoses with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. He went through chemotherapy, completing the..." February 24