1. Deion Barnes Lands on Senior Bowl's List of Best Performers to Miss Combine

    Deion Barnes was not one of the 23 defensive ends invited to February's NFL Combine. But his name is still circulating in draft circles.....

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  2. Assessing the Past, Present and Future of Nittany Lions QBs

    Christian Hackenberg sits atop Penn State's quarterback depth chart, a fact that has masked underlying depth issues in all three seasons since the NCAA hammered the program with sanctions...

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  3. Penn State Offers Top247 Ath. McPhearson

    Penn State and Alabama became the latest programs to come through on white-hot Riverdale (Md.) Baptist cornerback Zechariah McPhearson. The four-star athlete visited Penn State over the weekend for the NIttany Lions' Junior Day...

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  4. Alabama Offers Top Penn State Recruiting Target Michal Menet

    Alabama has extended a scholarship offer to four-star offensive tackle Michal Menet, an Exeter Township High School standout who ranks among Penn State's top targets in the 2016 recruiting class...

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  5. Shareef Miller Has Best Chance to Be 'Special' Among PSU's 2015 D-Line Recruits

    After taking a big step toward solving its offensive line quandary last season, Penn State's next depth issue to address might be along its defensive line.....

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  6. Could Deion Barnes Be on Eagles' Draft Radar?

    Today's Penn State football news includes a slew of interesting recruiting nuggets about Nittany Lion targets and walk-on commits.....

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  7. Penn State Lands Walk-on Pledge from Hickory Kicker Jordan Wombacker

    The race to replace Sam Ficken will include kickers from Switzerland, Pennsylvania, Illinois, North Carolina, and perhaps New Jersey.....

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  8. Two Lions Make SI.com's 'Watch' List for 2015

    Urban Meyer 's Ohio State football team dominated the 2014 postseason and the Buckeyes are expected to do more of the same in 2015.....

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  9. A Look at Penn State QB Picture Heading into Spring Practice

    Penn State will open spring practices on Friday, March 20. Before the Nittany Lions get to work, Lions247 will give a rundown of each position on the field and what we'll be watching for heading into the spring...

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  10. PSU to Give Athletes over $4K in 'Cost-of-Attendence' Allowance

    When the NCAA, reeling from its various foibles of the last three years, in August conceded limited autonomy to the five most powerful athletic conferences, the Power Five, as they've ...

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  11. Keith Olbermann Returns to Air, Offers Bizarre Apology for Penn State Tweets

    Following his suspension for a barrage of foolish tweets aimed at Penn State students and fans, Keith Olbermann, the self-righteous, egomaniacal ESPN host, returned to the air Monday and offered what was apparently supposed to be some sort of apology...

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  12. James Franklin Maintains Recruiting Momentum with Penn State Junior Day

    Four weeks ago, James Franklin announced Penn State's presence on the recruiting trail by inking the nation's 14th-ranked class —the second-best in the Big Ten...

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  13. Video: Olbermann Apologizes for Tweets

    Last Tuesday, ESPN personality Keith Olbermann was suspended for one week following comments he made on Twitter regarding Penn State and its THON fundraiser...

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  14. Penn State Class of 2016 Offer Board

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  15. Penn State's $60 Million Fine About to Be Put to Good Use

    The fine money paid by Penn State is ready to start being put to good use. It is just a matter of figuring out which organization gets what amount of money. With $60 million to distribute, there are plenty f worthy causes to help support...

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  16. Franklin to Serve as Panelist at MIT Analytics Conference

    Penn State coach James Franklin will participate at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference held Friday and Saturday in Boston.....

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  17. Who Will Be Visiting Penn State This Junior Day Weekend?

    Penn State is set to host its biggest crowd of visitors since October, and like that weekend, the action will be focused on a Saturday.....

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  18. Christian Hackenberg: 'What's to Come Is Pretty Exciting'

    Christian Hackenberg was all smiles as he held Ari Schultz of Mechanicsburg up to a punching bag in the Lasch Building's weight room. If a moment could capture the mood of a day in one instance, it did...

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  19. Penn State Football's Pro Day Set for March 19

    Penn State's Pro Day for NFL teams will be March 19 this year, one day before James Franklin's Nittany Lions hold the first of their spring practice session.....

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  20. Penn State Football Announces 2015 Single Game Ticket Prices

    Penn State is using variable ticket pricing again in 2015, a fact it announced Wednesday despite the fact that single game tickets for James Franklin's second set of home games won't go on sale in until July...

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  21. Alabama Offers Penn State Commit Sanders

    Pittsburgh (Pa.) Woodland Hills running back Miles Sanders has been committed to Penn State since July, and on Wednesday the four-star prospect added another big scholarship offer to his already impressive total...

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  22. ESPN Names Penn State 17th Best Coaching Job in Country

    In an ESPN poll that ranked all 65 Power 5 conference football coaching jobs, Penn State came in at 17 in a tie with UCLA.....

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  23. Sixth Winter Workout Brings Another Round of Coaches' Standouts

    Penn State hit the winter workout circuit again Thursday, leading to a new set of coaches' picks for best performers of the day.....

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  24. Hudson Comes Home to 107 Letters from Penn State

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  25. PSU Coaches Tweet Another Round of Workout Warriors

    It was below zero in State College this morning when Penn State's football team members rolled out of bed and trudged toward the Lasch Building. It's cold in State College, but winter workouts are heating up across the athletic board...

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