1. Penn State Football Player Preview: Linebacker Mike Hull

    Today, VBR will stay with the linebackers for our next Penn State player preview. Everyone knows that Penn State has the nickname “Linebacker U” thanks to the fact that some of the best linebackers in the NFL have come by way of Happy Valley...

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  2. Five Big Ten Players, Coaches to Root for

    We've already covered the conference's potential villains, so it's only natural that we move on to the good guys.....

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  3. James Franklin's Top 22 Tweets of His First 6 Months as PSU Football Coach

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  4. Breaking Down Penn State's Most Important Players: No. 24 RB Akeel Lynch

    It's not always a great idea to become fixated on the running back depth chart. It can quickly change. Injuries can pile up at one of the sport's most demanding positions.....

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  5. PSU Recruit Barkley Named to 247sports.com's the Opening 'Dream Team'

    Penn State recruit Saquon Barkley turned heads at The Opening national talent showcase this week, earning second-team honors on the "Dream Team" assembled by 247sports.com...

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  6. Penn State Cornerback Jordan Lucas Named to Jim Thorpe Award Watch List

    Penn State cornerback Jordan Lucas was one of 39 players named to the preseason watch list for the Jim Thorpe Award, given annually to college football's best defensive back...

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  7. Smith Among Players on Outland Trophy Preseason Watch List

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; July 10, 2014 - The Outland Trophy is awarded to the nation's top interior lineman and junior left tackle Donovan Smith (Owings Mills, Md.) has earned a spot on the awards 54-person preseason watch list entering the 2014 campaign...

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  8. Penn State Football Player Preview: Linebacker Nyeem Wartman

    Today we are yet another day closer to the start of Penn State's 2014 season, its first under new head coach James Franklin...

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  9. ESPN.com Ranks Penn State No. 22 in Its Future Power Rankings

    Start with some talented young players such as Penn State sophomore quarterback Christian Hackenberg. Add in James Franklin's highly touted 2015 recruited class...

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  10. 2016 Standout Rashan Gary Discusses His Recruitment ,What He Likes About PSU

    BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Rashan Gary is in a unique position this year at The Opening. By looking at him at 6-foot-4, 290 pounds one can hardly tell that unlike just about everyone else at the competition he's a year younger...

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  11. Breaking Down PSU's Most Important Players: No. 25 Safety Malik Golden

    Assembling a list of a football program's 25 most important players is a lot easier when the returning cast is loaded with experienced talent.....

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  12. Penn State Commit WR Juwan Johnson Showing He Can Do It All at The Opening

    The top athletes are in Oregon at The Opening to prove they have what it takes to be great college players...

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  13. Penn State Football Player Preview: Cornerback Jordan Lucas

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  14. Take Two: Penn State's Big Ten Rival

    Our crew of Big Ten reporters will occasionally give their takes on a burning question facing the league. They'll have strong opinions, but not necessarily the same view. We'll let you decide which one is right...

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  15. Your Favorite B1G Road Stadiums, Part I

    Earlier this week, we asked you to select your favorite Big Ten road stadium and tell us why. The response was tremendous, but we're not surprised. Your continued involvement is the No...

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  16. Penn State Commits Work Through Injuries During the Opening

    BEAVERTON, Ore. – Penn State defensive tackle commit Adam McLean stood along the sideline decked out in new Nike apparel, but he'll have to wait a while longer until he has a chance to test out the new cleats and gear...

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  17. DT Settle Says PSU Is Among Teams Pursuing Him Hard During the Opening

    BEAVERTON, Ore. – It's nearly impossible to miss Tim Settle when he steps on the practice field. At 6-foot-2, 307 pounds the Rivals four star defensive tackle stands out both ...

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  18. Penn State Recruiting Target Eyes Return Trip to Happy Valley

    BEAVERTON, Ore. – Penn State defensive tackle commit Adam McLean is likely done for the week on the field at The Opening after pulling his hamstring Tuesday morning during testing, but McLean's recruiting work at the event is far from over...

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  19. Photo: State College Spikes Unveil James Franklin Bobbleheads

    The State College Spikes — the short-season single A baseball team that plays on the campus of Penn State — announced earlier this year that they will hold a bobblehead night honoring Nittany Lion football coach James Franklin on August 28...

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  20. PSU Football: Director of Player Development Crespino Takes Job at Texas State

    Penn State Director of Player Development Anthony Crespino has taken a job at Texas State as Director of Football Ops.....

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  21. Penn State Seeks to Seal Joe Paterno Discovery Papers

    BELLEFONTE (AP) — Penn State's attorneys want a judge to seal any documents they hand over to the estate of late football coach Joe Paterno, claiming his family plans to use them “to conduct a public relations campaign...

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  22. Penn State Football Player Preview: Defensive Tackle Austin Johnson

    Today we are staying on the defensive line with our player preview. Up next, it's defensive tackle Austin Johnson. Although he didn't make any starts in 2013, he appeared in every game...

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  23. QB Brandon Wimbush Opens Up About His Penn State Commitment

    BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Within the past month Penn State quarterback commit Brandon Wimbush went from being a solid verbal to a surprise arrival at Stanford's passing camp...

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  24. Penn State Football Player Preview: Defensive End C.J. Olaniyan

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  25. PSU Commit Brandon Wimbush Blows Away Elite 11 Camp, Boasts 'Best Arm in Camp'

    Brandon Wimbush is one of the top quarterbacks in the 2015 class. A New Jersey native, Wimbush has decided to play college football for the Penn State Nittany Lions...

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