1. Joyner Retires, Penn State Launches National Search for Athletic Director

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Penn State Athletic Director David M. Joyner today (June 17) announced his plans to retire from the University. He has requested that his duties as athletic director end Aug...

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  2. Dave Joyner Will Resign as Penn State Athletics Director

    Though no one candidate has emerged as his successor, it appears Dave Joyner's tenure as the Penn State athletics director is about to quietly conclude, roughly concurrent with that of the president with whom he arrived...

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  3. The Audible: Jay Paterno on Life Inside Penn State's Vicious Sandusky Scandal

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  4. Position U: Running Backs

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  5. PSU Listed as Early Underdog at Michigan, vs. Ohio State

    Penn State was a surprising favorite over UCF in its season opener and a heavy underdog against Michigan and Ohio State in preseason point spreads released by the Golden Nugget over the weekend...

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  6. Ex-Coach Franklin Tries to Get Back into Vandy Fans' Good Graces

    It was almost five months ago exactly when James Franklin became the new head football coach at Penn State. This after leaving Vanderbilt. A school whose fanbase he'd convinced could indeed win at football...

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  7. Penn State Football Player Preview: Tight End Brent Wilkerson

    Next up in our player preview series is tight end Brent Wilkerson. Big things were expected from him last season after an impressive spring and performance in the Blue-white Game...

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  8. Comments by Penn State's Franklin Don't Concern Maryland's Edsall

    New Penn State football coach James Franklin fired the first shots over the bow during his introductory news conference back in January.....

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  9. Re-Evaluating Penn State's 2011 Recruiting Class

    While it's fun to grade and rank recruiting classes in the present, the truth is no one really knows how a group of kids is going to work out until after the fact...

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  10. Diehl Selected as Director of Varsity S Club

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  11. PSU Football: WR Lewis Discusses His Development, Animal Planet and More

    Penn State wide receiver Geno Lewis enters the 2014 season as the most likely candidate to take over the No.1 spot left vacant by the departure of Allen Robinson to the NFL. Lewis ended 2013 in a big way and will look to keep it going this season...

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  12. For Franklin, Fatherhood a Powerful Motivator

    Having completed another challenging day building Penn State's football program, 42-year-old head coach James Franklin seeks and finds solace in his wife, Fumi, and two young daughters, Shola and Addison...

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  13. Four Players Leave Penn State

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State sophomore wide receiver Richy Anderson, sophomore quarterback Austin Whipple, redshirt junior offensive lineman Anthony Alosi and redshirt sophomore ...

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  14. Report: Sophomore WR Richy Anderson to Transfer

    Penn State sophomore wide receiver Richy Anderson will seek a transfer, sources confirmed to Lions247 this week...

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  15. Former Steel-High, PSU Star Jordan Hill Part of Seahawks' DL Crowd

    Jordan Hill's second year with the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks figures to be better than his first.....

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  16. Returning OL Starters in the B1G

    You can look at a lot of different factors when trying to predict the forthcoming season. Most people start with last year's results, weigh in the number of returning starters, consider schedule strength and voila...

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  17. Penn State Football: The Three Cars and One Long Journey of James Franklin

    Three cars. Two decades of coaching football. Eighteen job titles. Twelve coaching positions. Eleven towns and cities. Ten leagues and conferences. Eight states and two countries...

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  18. Franklin Impressed With Michigan State, Shares Approach With PSU

    HARPER WOODS — Penn State football coach James Franklin exhibited great energy and motivational abilities at the Sound Mind Sound Body camp at Chandler Park Academy on Thursday afternoon...

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  19. Oakland's Josh Smith Narrows Choices to 5 Schools

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  20. PSU's "Spider" Looks Back

    STATE COLLEGE - A long-time staple of Penn State football is finishing his final week with the Nittany Lions.....

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  21. Penn State Football: 2014 Struggles Could Lead to Big Success in 2015

    When Penn State takes the field against UCF in Ireland on Labor Day weekend, there will be several new faces wearing white helmets. On offense alone, up to seven players could be starting for the first time in their careers...

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  22. '14 Heisman Watch: PSU's Hackenberg Breakout College Football Star of 2014?

    With all the talk of Marcus Mariota, Jameis Winston and Brett Hundley being the next big three in college football, Penn State's Christian Hackenberg has snuck under the radar...

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  23. Penn State Football: Hackenberg's First Year Not One Without Change

    Somewhere, someone is writing about Christian Hackenberg using words and phrases like "still young," "growing," "sophomore," and many other descriptors. But Christian Hackenberg is really far more than any of those things...

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  24. Penn State Football: Franklin Hopeful to Run Youth Camps in Coming Years

    How do you get the best talent in the state to play for your program down the road? You win them over while they're young.....

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  25. Penn State Football Player Preview: Wide Receiver Jonathan Warner

    Today's VBR series of Penn State player previews takes a look at wide receiver Jonathan Warner. While he didn't make any catches during the 2013 season, that figures to change in 2014 with the Nittany Lions short on wide receiver experience...

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