1. Penn State Football: Is a Grudge Match Against Vanderbilt a Real Possibility?

    When James Franklin left Vanderbilt to become the head coach at Penn State, it's fair to say there was animosity from the Commodore fanbase...

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  2. PSU's Franklin Aims to Build Bonds, Depth

    If you live in State College and haven't shaken James Franklin's hand, high-fived the Penn State coach or snapped a picture with the new leading Lion, you're probably a recluse...

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  3. Breaking Down How Penn State Will Replace DaQuan Jones

    Defensive coordinator Bob Shoop has a big hole to fill in the middle of his defense. Literally. Penn State will need to replace defensive tackle DaQuan Jones , a mammoth force on the inside for the past few years...

    Troy Weller Written by Troy Weller about 4 months ago 3,191 reads 1 comments

  4. Penn State Football Made Severance Payments of $2.5 Million in 2012-13

    That's especially so for Penn State, which paid more than $2.5 million in football department severance payments, in 2012 and 2013.....

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  5. Franklin Cherishes Memories of Time Spent in Pittsburgh

    James Franklin motions to a corner of his sprawling office that's occupied by stacked, unpacked boxes. Moments earlier, he'd lugged an air mattress into his space on an upper floor of the Lasch Building on the eastern side of Penn State's campus...

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  6. PSU's Success Under Franklin Could Hinge on These Players

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  7. Penn State Recruiting: Ranking the Nittany Lions' Top 11 Targets for 2015

    The 2015 recruiting season is in full swing as spring practice begins across the country, and Penn State is right in the thick of things, having already landed seven verbal commitments...

    Tim Tolley Written by Tim Tolley about 4 months ago 9,859 reads 11 comments

  8. Penn St. Trustee Resigns, Regrets Paterno Vote

    HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) — A longtime member of the Penn State University Board of Trustees has resigned, saying he regrets his vote to fire Hall of Fame football coach Joe Paterno days after the arrest of Jerry Sandusky on child sexual abuse charges...

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  9. Franklin Hopeful for Potential Game with Vandy

    Penn State coach James Franklin touched on a number of issues and shed light on his final days at Vanderbilt in a 30-minute interview on the Outkick the Coverage podcast...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 367 reads 0 comments

  10. Two Former Walk-Ons Leave Penn State Football Program

    Former Penn State walk-ons Kyle Searfoss and Austin Fiedler have both left the football program, Penn State spokesman Jeff Nelson confirmed to PennLive...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 421 reads 0 comments

  11. Penn State Football: Position-by-Position Spring Practice Preview

    In just over a week, the Nittany Lions will take the field with new coaches, new playbooks and some new teammates as they formally begin the 2014 season with spring practice...

    Tim Tolley Written by Tim Tolley about 4 months ago 6,674 reads 1 comments

  12. Penn State Football: How James Franklin Will Coach Around Loss of Allen Robinson

    Penn State's offense will look very different come August. Not only schematically, as the team adjusts to a new playbook, but from a personnel standpoint...

    Troy Weller Written by Troy Weller about 4 months ago 6,869 reads 6 comments

  13. McQueary Threw a Suspicious Late TD Pass to Cover Spread in 1995

    Don Van Natta's extensive profile on Mike McQueary was released yesterday, and contained the allegations that the former quarterback bet on Penn State games while he was at the school...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 1,455 reads 1 comments

  14. Penn State Continues to Trend Up in Recruitment of 4-Star OT Sterling Jenkins

    Penn State's recruiting momentum could ultimately end up with a commitment from four-star offensive tackle Sterling Jenkins, at least that's what the experts are predicting in the 247sports...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 1,023 reads 0 comments

  15. PSU Still 'Reviewing' What Happened Saturday with QB O'Connor

    Freshman quarterback recruit Michael O'Connor, who was seen stumbling and saying Coach Franklin "doesn't know sh--" on the streets of State College Saturday, was photographed lifting ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 546 reads 1 comments

  16. Penn State Extends Scholarship Offer to 3-Star DE Jonathan Holland

    Penn State has extended a scholarship offer to three-star defensive end Jonathan Holland, the Bullis (Md.) School standout said on his Twitter page this afternoon...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 189 reads 0 comments

  17. Nittany Lions Working Hard Under New Strength Coach Galt

    Dwight Galt turned and pointed to the four video screens behind him in the Lasch Football Building weight room.....

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  18. Penn State Football: James Franklin's Top Remaining 2015 In-State Prospects

    So far, James Franklin has put his money where his mouth is. In the short time he's had to focus on the 2015 recruiting class, Franklin has lived up to his " dominate the state " mantra mentioned during his introductory press conference...

    Troy Weller Written by Troy Weller about 4 months ago 8,355 reads 4 comments

  19. Penn State Football: Expect a Heated Competition at Linebacker This Spring

    Much like two years ago when Bill O'Brien took over the helm at Penn State, the Nittany Lions find themselves in a state of transition. Unlike last time, though, every position coach has been changed along with the head coach...

    Tim Tolley Written by Tim Tolley about 4 months ago 5,587 reads 1 comments

  20. Penn State Football: 5 Nittany Lions Who Could Surprise People This Spring

    Each March, college football teams across the country relinquish early-morning workouts in shorts and shirts in favor of actual football practice...

    Tim Tolley Written by Tim Tolley about 4 months ago 10,229 reads 1 comments

  21. PSU Coach Herb Hand Found a Clever Way to Celebrate 'National Pancake Day'

    Penn State offensive line coach Herb Hand strikes again. Hand, whose Twitter game is always on-point, decided that he'd celebrate National Pancake Day (yes, that's a real day) by showing ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 566 reads 0 comments

  22. Sources: McQueary Says He Was Abused

    A former assistant football coach and key prosecution witness in the upcoming conspiracy trial of three former Penn State leaders accused of covering up Jerry Sandusky's sexual abuse ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 694 reads 0 comments

  23. Penn State Football Coach Franklin at Nike Clinic

    James Franklin's presentation about his vision for Penn State football included quotes from Vince Lombardi and Aristotle, a bottle of Penn State "Special Sauce" and this word jumble designed to test perspective...

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  24. Penn State Quarterback Disses Coach Franklin

    Although new Penn State quarterback recruit Michael O'Connor told reporters in January he thought James Franklin would be a good hire to replace Bill O'Brien, his opinion now may be a bit different...

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  25. Juniata RB Neil Bodley Will Get His Shot as Penn State Walk on

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