1. Penn State Football: Why the NCAA Should Give Back Joe Paterno's Vacated Wins

    Two and a half years ago, NCAA President Mark Emmert took an unprecedented approach by personally driving down the hammer on Penn State. Now, slowly, the NCAA is backing away from its stance on the Jerry Sandusky-child-abuse scandal...

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  2. 2015 Too-Early Big Ten Power Rankings

    The 2014 season just ended, but we're already looking ahead to next season. Here are our way-too-early 2015 Big Ten power rankings, which are subject (and guaranteed) to change a lot between now and August...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 155 reads 0 comments

  3. Looking at Penn State's OT Competition in 2015

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  4. NCAA Said to Reconsider Sanctions Against Paterno, Penn State

    The NCAA, state officials and Pennsylvania State University are in talks to reconsider the historic punishment on the school in the wake of the Sandusky sex abuse scandal, a step that ...

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  5. Report: NCAA in Talks to Restore Paterno Wins

    Wait what RT @PhillyInquirer: NCAA in talks to restore #Paterno wins, reconsider sanctions against Penn State, sources tell #Inq...

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  6. Taking a Look at the State of Penn State

    UNIVERSITY PARK — It's been exactly a year since James Franklin was hired as Penn State's 16th head football coach. He took over at a tricky juncture...

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  7. 5 Freshmen Set to Enroll Early

    The spring semester has kicked off at Penn State, which means the newest crop of Nittany Lions have arrived on campus.....

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  8. B1G Keeps Pace with Coach Investments

    When the coaching carousel stops and all the moves and non-moves are assessed, Penn State's retention of defensive coordinator Bob Shoop could be overlooked.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 95 reads 0 comments

  9. Penn State Announces Backup Quarterback D.J. Crook Is Transferring

    The football program announced that redshirt freshman quarterback D.J. Crook is transferring to Albany. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 181 reads 0 comments

  10. QB Crook Transfers from PSU to Albany

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  11. How Penn State QB Christian Hackenberg Can Rebound in 2015

    Christian Hackenberg took a mighty step back in 2014, throwing 15 interceptions to 12 touchdowns and submitting a QB rating (109.44) that ranked outside the national top 100. But the former 5-star recruit is not a lost cause...

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  12. DC Bob Shoop Staying at Penn State, After James Franklin Keeps Twitter Guessing

    Penn State received its most important commitment to date Wednesday night -- defensive coordinator Bob Shoop.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 42 reads 0 comments

  13. Decision to Leave School Early Risky for Three Nittany Lions

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The advantages of leaving college a year early and trying to cash in on an opportunity in the NFL make sense in some cases.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. PSU 5-Star Recruit Not Rushing Decision

    Penn State is recruiting at a whole new level under coach James Franklin, with tenacity on all fronts that hasn't been seen in Happy Valley in years...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 200 reads 0 comments

  15. Report: DC Shoop's New Deal Near $1 Million Annually

    Amid interest from LSU, Penn State has been able to retain defensive coordinator Bob Shoop who is expected to receive a new three-year contract at close to a $1 million per year, a source told FOX Sports...

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  16. Bob Shoop No Longer Option for LSU, Staying at Penn State

    Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop will remain a member of James Franklin's coaching staff in Happy Valley. The two Penn State coaches took to Twitter late Wednesday night to drop those not-so-subtle hints...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 1,857 reads 0 comments

  17. With Jesse James Moving On, What Is Next for the Lions at Tight End?

    Penn State may have lost its top-producing tight end when Jesse James declared for the NFL Draft Monday. But the Lions are still fairly deep at the position.....

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  18. PSU on the Lookout for a Pair of Starting Ends with Barnes, Olaniyan Gone

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 61 reads 0 comments

  19. Report: PSU's Shoop to Interview for LSU DC Job

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  20. Nitanny Lions' Pair Accepts All-Star Game Bids

    Miles Dieffenbach and Donovan Smith, Penn State's pair of departing offensive linemen, will both be participating in all-star games, the program announced Monday.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 38 reads 0 comments

  21. PSU Loses 4-Star Recruit to Clemson

    Christian Wilkins, a four-star defensive tackle from Suffield (Conn.) Academy, today announced his verbal commitment to Clemson, picking the Tigers over Penn State, Ohio State, Stanford and others...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 391 reads 0 comments

  22. Jesse James to Enter 2015 NFL Draft

    Junior tight end Jesse James (Glassport) will forgo his final year of eligibility with Penn State and enter the 2015 NFL Draft. The 2014 All-Big Ten honorable mention selection started every game the past two seasons and 31 contests in his career...

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  23. Look at B1G Underclassmen Declaring Early

    Underclassmen still have until Jan. 15 to decide whether to declare for the NFL draft. But, in the meantime, we decided to take a look at those who already made their decisions public...

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  24. Deion Barnes to Enter the NFL Draft

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  25. Penn State's Kyle Carter Embraces Long Journey

    NEW YORK — In a quiet Lasch Football Building the weekend before camp started in August, Penn State tight end Kyle Carter sat quietly talking about the upcoming season.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 2 months ago 79 reads 0 comments