Pat O'Mahony

  • joined Mar 14, 2012
  • last login May 15, 2014
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A Pitt alum hopelessly optimistic about Pitt sports. Currently living in Wilmington, NC. Contributor for Cardiac Hill.

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Tino Sunseri granted a sixth year of eligibility


Shocking news came from the Pitt athletic department today as Tino Sunseri was granted a waiver for a sixth year of eligibility.

Finally, a reason to be excited for Pitt football

After seasons of failure and coaching changes, 2013 provides some much needed excitement for Pitt fans.

Paul Chryst's recruiting is proving doubters wrong

Some doubted Chryst's ability to recruit, but this class proves he can sell the program, especially considering the circumstances.

A Pitt fan's guide to life in the ACC


With the move to the ACC upcoming, here is a guide to the culture shock Pitt fans will receive when they travel south.

Hockey finally back in Pittsburgh


After months of petty bickering between the NHL and Players Association, the NHL is set to return. And for some, it means even more.

Expectations for Pitt basketball in Big East play

After an uneventful and easy non-conference schedule, it's difficult to know just how good this Pitt basketball team will be going forward. As Pitt fans, what should our expectations be?

Reaction to the Steelers' OT loss to Dallas


Another week and another frustrating Steelers loss. Here are some quicks thoughts on the Steelers overtime loss to the Cowboys.

Steelers vs. Ravens: Thoughts on a huge win


Few believed Charlie Batch could lead the Steelers to a win in Baltimore, but the veteran made crucial plays leading to an improbable victory. Here are some thoughts on the win and some quick...

The ACC's missed opportunity


The ACC had a chance to add one school along with Pitt, Syracuse, and Louisville. They failed. West Virginia could have brought a lot to the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Winners and losers from Sunday's game ve. Ravens


The Steelers lost a crucial game at home against the Ravens. Who performed? Who didn't show up? And what does this loss mean going forward?

Steelers can't look past Chiefs


After Sunday's results, a win against the Chiefs on Monday night is necessary for the Steelers to keep pace with division foes.

Pitt football is showing signs of progress


Even though the results have been mixed, the Panthers are showing positive signs under first year coach Paul Chryst.

Can Pitt pull off an upset at Notre Dame?


The Panthers are big underdogs this weekend at Notre Dame, but a surprising win against the Irish isn't impossible.

Three Pitt players have been charged with assault


Ray Graham, Lafayette Pitts, and Devin Street are facing criminal assault and conspiracy charges after an incident on October 21.

Pitt has a chance to salvage the season


After a rocky start to the campaign, the final four games offer the Panthers a chance at redemption.

Tino Sunseri doesn't deserve blame this season


Tino Sunseri, the oft-criticized quarterback of the Pitt Panthers, has put up respectable numbers and is not the player to blame for the Panthers' 3-4 record.

Ta'amu's DUI case shows Steelers' hypocrisy


The Steelers abandoned their once revered principles in the handling of the Alameda Ta'amu DUI case. But was there even a "Steeler Way" to begin with, or is it just a myth?

It's time to play the Pitt Football 'Blame Game'


Pitt Football just lost again, and you're looking for someone or something to blame. Here's a list of the usual suspects and some advice for when you dole out some of that blame.

Terrible year continues for Pittsburgh fans


2012 continues to be disappointing for Pittsburgh sports fans. The Pirates clinching their 20th consecutive losing season adds to a laundry list of failures for Pittsburgh teams in the last year.

Where do you see Pitt football in 2017?

Five years from now, Pitt will be in a new conference. What are your realistic hopes for the Panthers between now and then?

If Sunseri Doesn't Perform Against The Hokies, A Change Must Be Made

If Tino Sunseri continues to show a lack of improvement this week, its time to give someone else a chance.

Notre Dame Joining The ACC Is Great News For The Conference And For Pitt


Notre Dame joining the ACC benefits the conference, and it benefits Pitt as well.

Hi, I'm New Here.

An introduction of the newest contributor to Cardiac Hill, Pat O'Mahony.

Pitt Football Needs More Than Improved Recruiting To Regain Past Success


Pitt needs better recruiting, yes, but winning must come first.

After Loss To Youngstown State, Pitt Football Fans Need To Face Reality


Pitt fans have the right to be angry and embarrassed after Saturday's loss to Youngstown State, but they shouldn't be surprised. Pitt has a long history of underperforming and recent coaching...

Pitt Football Roundtable: 2012 Season Predictions


The 2012 Pitt football season is just around the corner. Our resident Pitt bloggers are here to answer the biggest questions facing the team.

2012 Pitt Football Season Preview


Pitt football camp gets underway Monday. Here is a look at the upcoming season.

Could Pitt Drop Penn State Football From Its Schedule?


Many are wondering if Pitt should keep Penn State on the schedule in light of the Sandusky scandal and the Freeh Report. If Pitt wants to do the smart thing, they'll keep the Nittany Lions on the...

Penn State Scandal Fallout Will Benefit Pitt, Others


A sad off-the-field story will have repercussions on the field as well. Pitt and other local schools will likely benefit from Penn State's problems.

After Losing Out On Zach Parise And Ryan Suter, What's Next For The Penguins?


After losing out on Parise and Suter, Shero and the Pens should tread carefully for the remainder of the offseason.

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