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Pitt made right move with Shell

Heralded running back Rushel Shell wanted to leave Pitt in the spring.

So coach Paul Chryst let him go.

Shell supposedly was going to enroll at UCLA, but it didn't happen.

Last week, Shell wanted to return to Pitt.

Chryst said no.

Great move.

I'm stunned that there are people saying Chryst should allow Shell back. Some are saying give him a second chance.

Hey, if Shell wanted to enroll at Pitt, he's free. He has no right to be on the football team, however.

What Chryst did will help more in the long run than the Panthers might experience in any hurt this fall.

I applaud Chryst.

There are other options for Shell close to Pittsburgh. West Virginia immediately comes to mind.


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