Connect with us
PSN is sponsored by Beaver County Auto

Pittsburgh Sports Now

Former Pitt WR Tyler Boyd (Photo credit: Mike Vukovcan)


Pitt Players Shine in Week 1 Exhibition Games

Pitt Players Shine in Week 1 Exhibition Games

The Pitt football program has done a good job lately of developing players and getting them into the NFL.

Last night was the opening night of exhibition games in the NFL and a number of former Panthers had productive nights.

Here’s a recap of who was in action and how they performed.

NATHAN PETERMAN (Buffalo Bills):

Peterman finished the game 9/10 for 119 yards, 1 TD and 1 INT

LAFAYETTE PITTS (Buffalo Bills):

Pitts finished the night with 3 tackles.

TYLER BOYD (Cincinnati Bengals):

Boyd’s lone reception of the night went for a 3-yard touchdown catch from Andy Dalton.

RYAN WINSLOW (Chicago Bears):

Winslow is competing for the Bears starting punting job with Patrick O’Donnell. Winslow had 1 punt for 45 yards while O’Donnell had 3 punts that averaged 40.7 yards.

SCOTT ORNDOFF (Jacksonville Jaguars):

Orndoff signed late with the Jaguars and is looking to catch on. Last night, Orndoff finished with 2 catches for 16 yards including a TD.

TOM SAVAGE (New Orleans Saints):

Savage is competing for the Saints backup job and finished the night 10/14 for 70 yards.


**In his first professional game, Whitehead finished the night with 2 tackles.

JAMES CONNER (Pittsburgh Steelers):

**With LeVeon Bell holding out, Conner got the start and had 4 carries for 25 yards and 1 catch for 9 yards.

EJUAN PRICE (Los Angeles Rams):

**Price is once again battling to make the Rams 53-man roster. Price had a good debut finishing with 2 tackles including one sack.

NICOLAS GRIGSBY (New England Patriots):

**Grigsby is with the Patriots and ended the night with 1 tackle.

RYAN LEWIS (New England Patriots):

**Lewis is trying to make the Patriots and made this big hit.

Sandy Schall, Coldwell Banker
Duquesne Men's Basketball

Register Now!

Get PSN in your inbox!

Enter your email and get all of our posts delivered straight to your inbox.

To Top
Like Pittsburgh Sports Now on Facebook!
Send this to a friend