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That was then, this is now: Pitt football undefeated 100 years ago

The University of Pittsburgh Football Team was undefeated during their 1917 season. (Photo via ULS Archives)

By Colin Martin | For The Pitt News

October 17, 2017

The year was 1917 — neither the Cathedral of Learning nor the Pittsburgh Steelers existed, and the Pittsburgh Pirates had finished last in the MLB standings with a 51-103 record. This was also the same year Pitt’s football team completed a perfect 10-0 season. Times have certainly changed. ...

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