1. Penn State Set for a Big Recruiting Weekend

    Penn State has been plenty active this summer on the recruiting front. This weekend, the program will hold its biggest even since Blue-White weekend before summer camp begins.....

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  2. Penn State's Gesicki, Breneman Poised to Fill Void Left by New Steelers Rookie

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Mike Gesicki stepped behind tight end Jesse James, sporting sunglasses and an ear-to-ear grin. Gesicki was waiting to hear what the Steelers rookie would say about his former Penn State teammate...

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  3. WR Godwin Is Quicker and Ready for Second Go-Around

    STATE COLLEGE -- It was a seemingly hopeless 3rd and 12 in Penn State territory midway through the first quarter at Yankee Stadium when Chris Godwin lined up wide and started running at the snap...

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  4. Artwork Unveiled for Joe Paterno Specialty Beer

    STATE COLLEGE — It was a quiet crowd at Rotelli Pizza & Pasta on Saturday morning. But a group of posters hanging in the restaurant spoke volumes.....

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  5. Sean Clifford Commits to Penn State: Nittany Lions Land 2017 4-Star QB

    James Franklin and his Penn State staff are building a great foundation for the Nittany Lions' future in the current recruiting cycle, and now they have made the first breakthrough in the class of 2017 with 4-star quarterback Sean Clifford ...

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  6. Projecting the Big Ten's 3,000-Yard Passers in 2015

    Late last week, I took a look at the Big Ten players with the highest potential to run for 1,000 yards and to gain 1,000 yards receiving in 2015.....

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  7. Penn State Makes Special Teams Point of Emphasis in 2016 Class

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — James Franklin's plan for bringing in Penn State's future specialists is simple.....

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  8. Penn State Offense Embracing Summer Workouts

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — When Penn State's offense gathers Tuesday nights with quarterback Christian Hackenberg at the front of the meeting room, it watches film to rehash teachable moments from last season and look ahead to the 2015 schedule...

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  9. Anthony Zettel Named to Preseason Watch List for Outland Trophy

    Penn State defensive tackle Anthony Zettel, who's expected to have a big season in 2015, has found himself on yet another preseason award watch list...

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  10. No. 1 Kicker Quinn Nordin Commits to Penn State over Michigan

    Penn State is addressing its needs at special teams in a huge way during this offseason. Less than a month after picking up a commitment from Blake Gillikin , the nation's No...

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  11. The Opening: PSU DL Commit Exactly What Franklin Needs to Compete Nationally

    Penn State is looking to return to the top of the Big Ten, but it is a crowded group. Nevertheless, the Nittany Lions and head coach James Franklin are poised for a return to the elite in their conference...

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  12. Penn State Checks in at No. 3 in BTN.com Poll of Big Ten's Best Uniforms

    Michigan, Ohio State and Penn State were runaway picks as owners of the best uniforms in the Big Ten in a poll compiled by BTN.com. The Nittany Lions checked in at No...

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  13. Penn State Recruiting Target PK Quinn Nordin to Announce Decision Friday

    Rockford (Mich.) High School kicker Quinn Nordin will announce his college decision Friday, choosing between Michigan, Penn State, Arizona State and Iowa, among others. Nordin, the No...

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  14. Penn State Recruit Jake Zembiec 'Trying Too Hard' at Elite 11

    Today's Penn State football news features a quick breakdown of quarterback recruit Jake Zembiec's performance at the Elite 11 finals and a good look at where the Nittany Lions stand with targets in the 2017 Rivals250...

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  15. Penn State Recruits Make Solid Impressions at The Opening

    Penn State's four recruits more than held their own in the SPARQ testing portion of The Opening national talent showcase this week. Running back Miles Sanders led the way with the No...

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  16. Talent-Laden Offense Will Make PSU a Contender

    When the 2015 college football season kicks off in less than two months , few so-called experts will pick the Penn State Nittany Lions as national or even Big Ten Conference contenders...

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  17. Angelo Mangiro, Kyle Carter Named to Preseason Award Watch Lists

    Preseason honors continue to pile up for the 2015 Penn State Nittany Lions. On Tuesday, Christian Hackenberg and DaeSean Hamilton were named to the watch list for the Maxwell Award and Anthony Zettel was named for the Badnarik Award...

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  18. Elite 11 Diary: Penn State Commit Jake Zembiec on Navy Seal Training and More

    Aquinas Institute (Rochester, N.Y.) quarterback Jake Zembiec is one of 18 rising high school seniors selected to compete in the finals of the Elite 11 Quarterback Competition at Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Ore...

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  19. Four-Star 2017 LB David Adams to Visit Penn State

    In Oregon, Jake Zembiec is slinging passes. In Pennsylvania, David Adams has set an unofficial visit to Penn State. And in Tennessee, JoeJuan Williams is considering taking in Beaver Stadium on an official visit this fall...

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  20. Hearing Set in Newest Sandusky Sex Assault Case

    The man who came forward last month and claimed Jerry Sandusky sexually assaulted him in the late 1980s will have a day in court later this year.....

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  21. Hackenberg, Hamilton, Zettel Named to Preseason Watch Lists

    As the 2015 college football season nears closer, preseason watch lists for several awards will be announced. On Tuesday, three Penn State Nittany Lions were named to two different award watch lists...

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  22. Hackenberg Has Skills to Be No. 1 Pick but Must Reduce Mental Mistakes

    Penn State is looking to return to the top of the Big Ten, but it is a crowded group. The Nittany Lions will only go as far as Christian Hackenberg takes them...

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  23. Jake Zembiec Shows Improved Footwork at Elite 11, Can Be 'Perfect QB' for PSU

    Penn State commit Jake Zembiec , a 3-star quarterback according to 247Sports' composite rankings , is competing at The Opening showcase in Oregon...

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  24. Closer Look at the Lions' 2016 Recruiting Class

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  25. Podcast: Breaking Down Recruiting Successes, Austin Johnson's Future

    Penn State has 15 verbal commitments in its 2016 recruiting class and now owns the No. 6 class in the country, according to ESPN's latest national rankings...

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