The Panthers return seven starters on defense
Pitt held its inaugural Spring Game draft on Wednesday
Transcript from Monday's practice
Panthers and Florida State to kick off 2013 campaign in just 18 days
Media quote sheet from Wednesday, August 14
2014: Missed the entire 2014 campaign due to a chest muscle injury sustained during the offseason.
2013: Played in six games, starting four at defensive end...suffered a season-ending back injury in the Oct. 19 Old Dominion game...until the injury, was enjoying a productive season as a hybrid linebacker/defensive end, totaling 23 tackles, four TFLs, one sack and one pass breakup...had a career-high eight tackles at Virginia Tech...had four tackles with two TFLs against Virginia...had five stops at Duke.
2012: Did not play in any games...took a redshirt while rehabilitating a pectoral injury.
2011: Played in all 13 games as a true freshman linebacker, starting five...had 27 tackles, 6.5 TFLs and four sacks...had a season-high six tackles (all solo) against USF...had five tackles at Rutgers...had two sacks at Iowa and one at both Louisville and West Virginia.
HIGH SCHOOL: Starred on both sides of the ball for Woodland Hills as a linebacker and tight end...rated one of the top 15 middle linebacker prospects in the country by Scout...selected All-State Class AAAA by the Pennsylvania Sports Writers (second team)...Pennsylvania Football News All-Class AAAA (second team)...Pittsburgh Tribune-Review "Terrific 25"...led team to a combined 21-6 mark his final two years, including back-to-back appearances in the WPIAL Class AAAA championship game...Woodland Hills went 12-2 his junior year, winning the WPIAL title and advancing to the PIAA state quarterfinals...as a senior, team went 9-4 and reached the WPIAL title game again...played under Coach George Novak...selected to play in the Big 33 Football Classic...rated the nation's No. 14 middle linebacker by Scout...rated the No. 16 prospect in Pennsylvania by SuperPrep and No. 19 by Rivals...SuperPrep All-Northeast Team.
PERSONAL: Ejuan Amir Price, born 1/30/93, is the son of Michelle Price...prefers to be called "Juan"...has one brother...communication major.
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