1. Redshirt Sophomore Linebacker Working His Way into the Mix

    Every spring there are a handful of players who teammates and coaches take note of, usually ones who previously flew under the radar whether because of inexperience, position changes or injury...

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  2. Excitement Evident at PSU Spring Game

    James Franklin smiled one last time as he trotted beneath the tunnel, waving goodbye and shouting, "Thanks for coming" to the lingering fans who leaned over the railing.....

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  3. Huff Excited to See Zwinak "Cut Loose" After Sitting out Blue-White Game

    For two straight seasons, Zach Zwinak has rushed for or come close to eclipsing 1,000-yards out of Penn State's backfield. For two straight seasons, he's been limited, or not seen at all, in the program's spring finale...

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  4. Grading Penn State's Post-Spring Depth Chart

    With the completion of Penn State's annual Blue-White game, head coach James Franklin has reached his first milestone as a Nittany Lion...

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  5. Penn State Football: Top Performers from the Nittany Lions' Spring Game

    Penn State closed out its spring camp on Saturday with the annual Blue-White scrimmage in front of an announced crowd of 72,000 fans—the most in the country for a spring game so far this year, according to Kevin McGuire of NBCSports ...

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  6. Can Penn State Outlast Alabama and Remain No. 1 in 2015 Recruiting Class?

    Penn State reigns supreme atop college football recruiting rankings...for now. The Nittany Lions leapfrogged Alabama in 247Sports' composite 2015 class ratings last weekend ...

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  7. 2nd-Year Penn State QB Hackenberg Faces Changes, Challenges

    A few weeks ago, Penn State coach James Franklin posted a mutant Christian Hackenberg picture on Twitter. Rather than display the quarterback in normal fashion, the picture featured Hackenberg with a Nittany Lion logo photoshopped on each of his eyes...

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  8. Penn State Now Owns the Consensus 2015 Recruiting Class in the Country

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  9. Walk-on Impresses Big Crowd

    He played like the featured back Saturday. Four times in a row, a running back pretty much nobody had heard of -- unless you're from Beaver County and football-savvy -- ran the ball near the end zone, crashing in on the fourth down...

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  10. Penn State Turning to Lucas as a Leader

    The Lion's Den drill, introduced by Penn State coach James Franklin this spring, is tailored for someone like Jordan Lucas. It is intense and loud and personal.....

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  11. Penn State's James Franklin, Top Assistants Assess Key Players and Concepts

    It would be accurate to say Penn State fans, alumni, recruits and former players embraced James Franklin and his 2014 team warmly Saturday afternoon at Beaver Stadium...

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  12. What We Learned from PSU Spring Game

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – James Franklin kept many of his skill players off the field for most of Penn State's annual scrimmage, but there were certainly still other aspects to glean from the game...

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  13. True Freshmen Highlights? There Were a Few

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Five January enrollees took part in Penn State's spring practice sessions and Saturday's Blue-White scrimmage at Beaver Stadium marked their last chance to make an impression...

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  14. PSU's Return Game Still Open for Competition Following Blue-White Game

    STATE COLLEGE -- Improving the play of special teams was an area of emphasis for the Nittany Lions this spring...

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  15. Cole Chiappialle, 2014's Designated Blue-White Game Star

    STATE COLLEGE — When Zach Zwinak broke his wrist on the second series of last year's Blue-White game, you could practically see the steam rising from Bill O'Brien's head. He was no different than Joe Paterno before him...

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  16. Hackenberg Talks Spring Performance

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  17. Penn State Football Recruits and Commits at the 2014 Blue-White Game

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  18. Penn State Spring Game Shows Fans, Recruits Buying What James Franklin Selling

    The wave of momentum that Penn State's football program is riding out of spring camp can't be simply explained. As the lots around Beaver Stadium began filling up at 9:00 a.m...

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  19. Penn State 2014 Spring Game: Live Game Grades, Analysis for the Nittany Lions

    The Penn State Nittany Lions closed out their spring camp on Saturday with the annual Blue-White scrimmage, and fans came out in droves...

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  20. PSU Stays Hot, Lands Another 4-Star

    STATE COLLEGE -- Less than two hours before the start of the Blue-White Game James Franklin's recruiting efforts did not slow down...

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  21. Penn State's Urschel Named Top Amateur Athlete

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- Penn State offensive lineman John Urschel won the Sullivan Award on Friday night as the country's top amateur athlete. .....

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  22. PSU OL Urschel Wins Nation's Top Amateur Honor

    Penn State OL John Urschel named winner of the 84th James E. Sullivan Award, presented annually to the nation's top amateur athlete. .....

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  23. Video: Penn State's Players Are Posterizing Their Coaches

    Penn State's new head coach James Franklin has wasted no time endearing himself to his players – and that apparently includes getting involved with locker room “posterizations”...

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  24. Penn State Coach James Franklin Thinks He's a Lion

    Spring practices will come to an end at Penn State following the Blue-White game on Saturday. New head coach James Franklin is excited, which is probably why he was prompted to tweet the following Friday morning...

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  25. Franklin Talks Running Back Depth

    Penn State football coach James Franklin covered a lot of ground in a short time during an eight-minute phone chat with Big Ten Conference reporters Thursday afternoon.....

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