Thursday at 3 PM the University of Pittsburgh Panthers football team welcomed new Head Coach Paul Chryst to the team. Chryst is the fourth coach in the last fourteen months after a long timeline of embarrassing, and stressful events leading to today. Lets take a look at the last fourteen months to understand the unbalance that is Pitt Football:
December 7th, 2010- Dave Wannstedt resigns as Head Coach after 5 years with the program
December 15th, 2010- Michael Haywood is named Head Coach at Pitt
January 1st, 2011- Head Coach Michael Haywood fired on charges of domestic violence
January 10th, 2011- Todd Graham hired as Pitt Head Coach
December 14th, 2011 Todd Graham leaves Pitt to coach Arizona State University
December 22nd, 2011 Paul Chryst named Head Coach of University of Pittsburgh
Chryst was a candidate after the Haywood firing, but the job was given to Graham. Coach Paul Chryst is the former Offensive Coordinator of the Wisconsin Badgers. This year the Badgers' aver...