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Romeus, Pitt D-Line Apply Pressure

Romeus, Pitt D-Line Apply Pressure

Pitt's redshirt freshman defensive end Greg Romeus made just one solo tackle in the Panthers 20-17 win against Syracuse Saturday afternoon, but it was critical in the team's success against the Orange.

The Pittsburgh lead was precarious to that point, primarily due to a soft zone defensive scheme that allowed Syracuse to drive 63 yards for a touchdown in just 10 plays and 1:35 with just 1:46 remaining and nearly get into field-goal range shortly after that when the Panthers turned it over on downs. However, Greg Romeus used his tremendous quickness, athleticism and long arms to sack Syracuse... Recommended Stories

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