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Pittsburgh names Chad Voytik starting quarterback

Chad Voytik celebrates a TD in Pitt's bowl win over Bowling Green.(USATSI)
Chad Voytik celebrates a TD in Pitt's bowl win over Bowling Green. (USATSI)

Pittsburgh head coach Paul Chryst has named Chad Voytik the team's starting QB heading into the 2014 season, a source told

The 6-1, 205-pound Voytik played in four games as a backup to Tom Savage last season, completing 6 of 11 passes for 116 yards. He played the second half of the team's 30-27 win over Bowling Green in the Little Caesars Bowl, relieving an injured Savage (now with the Houston Texans) and rushing for a touchdown.

The Panthers, who were 7-6 last season, open the 2014 season against Delaware on Aug. 30.

Jeremy Fowler is a national college football insider with Fowler joined CBS in 2012 after covering the Minnesota Vikings for the St. Paul Pioneer Press for two seasons and covering the Florida Gators for the Orlando Sentinel for two years. Fowler is also a contributor to the CBS Sports Network.
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