1. Penn State Football: Where Does Cole Chiappialle Fit in the Backfield?

    The most impressive performance during Penn State's annual Blue-White spring game came from a relatively unknown walk-on who happens to play a position that's easily the Nittany Lions' deepest...

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  2. DC Shoop Working to Help Penn State's Defense Create an Identity

    There are terminology, philosophical and position switches to adjust to, but so far the progress of Penn State's defense is something defensive coordinator Bob Shoop is satisfied with...

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  3. Franklin Mum Penn State's Plan for the Wildcat

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  4. Penn State's Amos a Safe Bet for Stardom

    Penn State has produced a first-team All-Big Ten defender in eight of the past nine seasons, but no Nittany Lions defensive back has made the list since 2008 (safety Anthony Scirrotto)...

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  5. James Franklin Chokes Up During Visit with Harrisburg-Area PSU Fans

    A few hundred eager Penn State football fans had been waiting a little over an hour to see Lions head coach James Franklin in downtown Harrisburg Thursday night. .....

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  6. Penn State Football: James Franklin's 5 Biggest Concerns Post-Spring Practice

    When James Franklin took over at Penn State in early January, he wasn't too familiar with his current roster. Being a head coach in the SEC doesn't leave much time for scouting Big Ten teams not on the schedule...

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  7. 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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  8. WR Matt Zanellato Could Be in for a Big Season in 2014

    The Penn State Nittany Lions enter the 2014 season missing two starting wide receives from last year. Two-time Big Ten Wide Receiver of the Year Allen Robinson and Brandon Felder have both moved on...

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. Penn State Now Owns the Consensus 2015 Recruiting Class in the Country

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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. Hackenberg Talks Spring Performance

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

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  25. 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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