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ESPN.com is highlighting each week's ultimate ACC road trip throughout the football season. It's no surprise that Pitt's Sept. 2 matchup with Florida State at Heinz Field is mentioned as a "can't miss" contest.
"You can't miss the Labor Day opener at Heinz Field, when Pittsburgh will take on one of the best programs in the ACC in what will be the Panthers' first game as a member of the conference. It will be a nationally-televised game that will mean something to the conference race, and it will be the first chance of the season to see both programs under the direction of their new quarterbacks."
Do you have your tickets for this can't miss matchup? Fans can call the Panthers Ticket Office at 800-643-PITT (7488) or can reach us on the web for tickets.
By Pat Bostick:
The Panthers and Seminoles have sparred eight times in their history, each of which took place during the 1970s and early 1980s. Pitt has had the upper hand in the matchup, winning five of those eight contests.
The Last Time
2012-13 FSU Season Review
Notable Team Stats:
Reload, Reload, Reload
The biggest hit was taken by the Seminoles' defense, as they must replace seven starters and reload a defense which finished second in the Nation overall.
OFFENSIVE OUTLOOK - More focus on the run game in 2013
Players to Watch:
DEFENSIVE OUTLOOK - Experienced secondary will lead new look defense
Players to Watch:
Looking ahead to Labor Day
1. Manage your emotions - Heinz Field is going to be on fire. It's going to be loud and exciting. It is vital to maintain focus and composure on the biggest of stages. There will be ups and downs, Pitt has to stay steady.
Check back in next week for a preview of the Panthers' week two opponent, New Mexico