16 Panthers held out due to COVID-19

Senior Day starts with many who can’t play
Panthers helmet
Pitt Panthers Photo credit Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

PITTSBURGH (93.7 The Fan) – Pitt had 16 players who were unable to play for Senior Day on Saturday due to COVID-19 protocols.

We are awaiting the names, the university will not identify the players and if its contact tracing or positive tests.

Players not on the field for warmups include starting offensive linemen Carter Warren, Jake Kradel and Gabe Houy. Star freshman receiver Jordan Addison (likely not COVID related). Linebacker SirVocea Dennis and safety Brandon Hill are starters missing on defense.

Tune into pre-game, game and post-game at 93.7 The Fan FM.