Irish lunch links
- Tony Dorsett revisits his big day against Notre Dame, Jerry DiPaola writes in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. (Sadly enough, OTL's William Weinbaum and Steve Delsohn reported late Wednesday that Dorsett is among several players to show signs of CTE.)
- Pitt's practice had a decidedly Irish theme to it Wednesday.
- Jersey boys Carlo Calabrese and Tyler Stockton connect really well off the field, Tony Krausz writes in the (Fort Wayne) Journal-Gazette.
- Freshman Dorian Johnson survived his first start at left tackle, Sam Werner writes in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Ron Cook says Pitt's Tyler Boyd thrives under the guidance of Bobby Engram.
- Tommy Rees took snaps under center much more often than usual Saturday, Pete Sampson writes on IrishIllustrated.com. (Subscription required)
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