Big East lunchtime links

  • The 1980 Pitt team -- which just had two of its members elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame -- had to be one of the most talented teams of all time, Bob Smizik writes in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. My question: how did that team lose a game?

  • Skip Holtz is embracing the challenge of promoting a college team in a pro sports town, Greg Auman writes in the St. Petersburg Times.

  • SportsIllustrated.com names Charlie Strong as one of the head coaches with the biggest impacts this recruiting season.