There was a time in my life when I would get excited for this. Spring drills. Maybe I am older now, wiser. Maybe I’m just too busy with the responsibilities of adulthood. Maybe I just don’t care.
There was a time when I would hang on every word from every practice report like it was the gospel truth, like it would provide some unanticipated insight into the upcoming season, or validate the opinions that I already had.
Of course practices were open then, but you still had to read between the lines.
Nowadays reading between the lines has become that much harder, and that much more important. Pitt fans are fed a meager diet of 3-5 interviews per day, and the media gets a thirty minute media “viewing window” of non-contact drills. All in the name of preserving a competitive advantage.
Well thanks for generating interest in the program, Pat Narduzzi. Continue reading “Spring Practice Starts Today”