Today, the Pat Narduzzi era finally gets underway in terms of an on-field product as Pitt takes on Youngstown State at Heinz Field.
As I covered in the game preview on Monday, this is hardly a guarantee for the Panthers. Pitt will be without two starters in there are the injury we concerns we heard about this week.and , who are both suspended for the contest for their off-field issues. In addition, the team will be up against a strong running game and one of the best defensive lines in the FCS. Then, of course,
At home, with an All-candidate at running back in , you have to like Pitt's chances. But then again, I think most of us liked their chances back in 2012, too.
I'll be down at Heinz Field today taking in the game, so I won't be too active in the game thread - particularly when my phone battery dies, which it inevitably will. But if you're not heading down to the game, follow along and comment in the live thread below.