In addition to starting quarterback Kenny Pickett, Pitt shall be with out a number of different important gamers when dealing with Miami on Saturday.
Pitt freshman operating again Israel Abanikanda and redshirt junior tight finish Grant Carrigan didn’t journey with the crew for unknown causes. Neither participant suffered an apparent harm in opposition to Boston Faculty final week.
Pitt stated that no gamers missed the sport attributable to COVID-19 protocols.
Injured proper guard Jake Kradel, who missed the Boston Faculty recreation with an undisclosed harm, did journey with the crew.
Among the many different injured Panthers that didn’t journey are defensive finish Habakkuk Baldonado (decrease physique), defensive deal with Keyshon Camp (undisclosed), center linebacker Wendell Davis (proper knee), linebacker Solomon DeShields (undisclosed), defensive deal with David Inexperienced (decrease physique), tight finish Lucas Krull (left knee), defensive deal with Bryce Nelms (undisclosed non-football harm), exterior linebacker Leslie Smith (decrease physique), offensive lineman Michael Statham (undisclosed)
Additionally not making the journey amongst scholarship gamers are defensive finish Bam Brima, offensive lineman Jason Collier, offensive lineman Liam Dick, large receiver Will Gipson, cornerback Hunter Sellers, offensive lineman Branson Taylor, defensive finish Nate Temple and defensive finish Sam Williams.