Pat Narduzzi has officially released his team’s depth chart heading into Saturday’s season opener vs. Virginia.
Considering the games that coaches like to play and the information that teams don’t want to give to opposition, this depth chart will likely be different than what starts the game.
Taking that all into consideration, here’s what Pitt released this morning prior to Narduzzi’s Monday press conference.
QB: Kenny Pickett — Backup: Nick Patti or Jeff George Jr.
RB: AJ Davis or Todd Sibley
WR: Taysir Mack, Tre Tipton, Maurice Ffrench — Backups: Aaron Mathews, Dontavius Butler-Jenkins, John Vardzel
TE: Will Gragg — Backups: Nakia Griffin-Stewart, Grant Carrigan
LT: Carter Warren — Backup: Carson Van Lynn
LG: Bryce Hargrove — Backup: Brandon Ford
C: Jimmy Morrissey — Backup: Owen Drexel
RG: Gabe Houy — Backup: Jake Kradel or Chase Brown
RT: Nolan Ulizio — Backup: Jerry Drake Jr.
DE: Patrick Jones — Backups: John Morgan or Kaymar Mimes
DT: Jalen Twyman — Backups: David Green or Tyler Bentley
DT: Keyshon Camp or Amir Watts — Backup: Devin Danielson
DE: Deslin Alexandre — Backup: Habbukkuk Baldonado
Money Linebacker: Kylan Johnson — Backup: Chase Pine
Mike Linebacker: Elias Reynolds or Saleem Brightwell
Star Linebacker: Cam Bright or Phil Campbell
Strong Safety: Paris Ford — Backup: Jazzee Stocker
Free Safety: Damar Hamlin — Backup: Therran Coleman
Cornerback: Dane Jackson — Backup: Erick Hallett
Cornerback: Jason Pinnock or Damarri Mathis