Well well well, if it isn’t the eve of another ACC Coastal road game. Pitt visits Georgia Tech on Saturday for a 4 p.m. kick, and I’m excited about that because I live about 40 minutes away from “The Flats” as they call it in Atlanta, and I’ll actually be able to watch the Panthers in person.
What I’m not excited about is Pitt’s tendency to play down to their competition. And lets make no mistake, Pitt is better than Georgia Tech. Pitt has more talent on defense. Pitt has more talent on offense (Hard to believe but yes it is true). Pitt’s developing offensive line should be able to get some push in the running game. Pitt’s defensive style is geared towards stopping the run – which is pretty much the only thing Tech has done well this year.
Basically all Pitt has to do is tackle the running back, pressure the quarterback, and cover the deep passing routes (all of which they can do well), and they could very well pitch a shutout.
But they won’t. Continue reading “Georgia Tech Prediction Thread”