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  1. Penn State football: 10 keys to the 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Penn State junior tailback Akeel Lynch should get the first shot at the starting job, but he's likely to be challenged by a group of talented youngsters. "He's been patient and kind of waited for his time, and ... he's going to be ready," said head coach James Franklin.


  2. So long Tim Beckman: Illinois fires oft-embattled football coach, names OC Bill Cubit interim head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Three years after his coaches came to State College in pursuit of new players and months after Illinois began investigating its football program, Fighting Illini head coach Tim Beckman has been fired, the university announced Friday. Beckman was embroiled in a controversy regarding how medical information and injuries were dealt with in his program, among other things, and Illinois' athletic director Mike Thomas said preliminary results of an external review of the football program led to Friday's decision.


  3. Penn State Football Prediction Roundtable: Defensive Breakout Player for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Victory Bell Rings

    Apr 12, 2014; State College, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions defensive end Garrett Sickels sacks Penn State Nittany Lions quarterback D.J. Crook in the third quarter of the Blue White spring game at Beaver Stadium. The Blue team won 37-0.


  4. Young players highlight sleeper picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NFL

    Any experienced fantasy football player will tell you that you can win plenty of fantasy drafts by being successful at uncovering gems in the later rounds. Of course, it's a whole lot easier if you know where to look for those diamonds in the fantasy football rough.


  5. John Urschel, now fully healthy, opens up about post-concussion mathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hometown Annapolis

    Rick Wagner has been protected all preseason and sat out the Eagles game with an unspecified leg injury, but as he comes back from Lisfranc foot surgery last December, Wagner needs a solid half of football in the preseason dress rehearsal. He emerged as an above-average right tackle last year, and a date with pass rusher Von Miller looms in Week 1 to see if he's back to that level.


  6. Lions-Jaguars preview: Five players to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    Out the first two preseason games with a sprained finger, Yeldon is set to make his Jaguars debut after practicing in pads without restrictions Monday and Tuesday. Expect him to either start or at least run with the starters in the first half.


  7. Surprise Seahawk: Ex-Penn State offensive lineman Garry Gilliam on the verge of starting for SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 |

    Turns out that was only the beginning for Gilliam, who is also a Milton Hershey grad, in his Seahawks' career. All indications are Gilliam could be Seattle's starting right tackle in Week 1 against St. Louis after a strong effort against Kansas City in a recent exhibition game.


  8. Hodges plans to play like a starter in first ever game at middle linebackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star Tribune

    Gerald Hodges has never played middle linebacker. Not in peewee. Not in his high school days in New Jersey.


  9. 2015 MAC football non-conference previews: Penn State Nittany LionsRead the original story

    Thursday | Hustle Belt

    Following a 2014 in which Buffalo was outscored 110-33 in their two non-conference games against Power Five opponents , the Bulls will head to University Park to take on Penn State. The Nittany Lions are coming off a 7-6 finish, and the road to more success runs right into the Bulls.


  10. Penn State players under the microscope: 12 key questions for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 |

    Penn State wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton is shown during practice on the Lasch fields on August 19, 2015. Hamilton is the leader of the Lions' young receiving corps.


  11. One organization demands 25 public universities remove their football chaplainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Deseret News

    Penn State's Cody Castor and Adrian Amos kneel in prayer with teammates before an NCAA college football game against Nebraska in State College, Pa., Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011. This story is part of the Deseret News National Edition , which focuses on the issues that resonate with American families.


  12. Penn State secondary recruiting over the years: from Derrick Williams to Marcus AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 |

    Penn State recruit Lavert Hill visits during Blue-White game at Beaver Stadium on April 18, 2015. Joe Hermitt, PennLive Penn State has two secondary members in its class of 2016, and while one comes from a traditional Penn State recruiting area, the other does not.


  13. Penn State linebacker recruiting over the years: how 'Linebacker U' was builtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 |

    How did Penn State become and maintain its reputaton as 'Linebacker U'?Our recruiting history series continues with a look at linebackers since 2002, though the phrase certainly began before that. This look back follows the defensive line from last Monday , quarterbacks from Tuesday , running backs from Wednesday , tight ends Thursday , receivers last Friday , and the offensive line from this Monday .


  14. Big Ten football 2015 preview: Predictions, all-conference teams, standingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Testudo Times

    It's Maryland's second year in the Big Ten, wrought with the challenges associated with a loaded East division but attached to the promise of better days ahead - if the Terrapins can only manage respectability in 2015. They'll start with a warmup against FCS peon Richmond on Sept.


  15. Penn State Numerology 101: Ten Lions numbers from 2014 that must change this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 |

    Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg warms up before the Pinstripe Bowl against Boston College. The game was held at Yankee Stadium on December 27, 2014.


  16. Penn State Football: Even With Mike Hull Gone, Nittany Lions Still Strong at LinebackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Victory Bell Rings

    Penn State has built a tradition of strong linebackers over the years, hence the nickname "Linebacker U". With that being said, the Nittany Lions have to find a way to fill the huge hole at middle linebacker this year left by Mike Hull , who's now with the Miami Dolphins.


  17. Penn State products Devon Still, Donovan Smith part of jersey swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | ESPN

    The pair poised for pictures on Raymond James Stadium's field following the Bucs' 25-11 win. ESPN's "Monday Night Football" Twitter account posted a post-swap photo of them less than an hour after the game ended.


  18. Ranking Penn State's 2015 opponents from easiest to toughestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 |

    Penn State's fan base should enjoy Army's visit to Beaver Stadium on Oct. 3. The Cadets play with passion and are capable of hanging with anyone and if the Lions don't bring their A-game it could make for an interesting afternoon. If you ever get the chance, make sure you get to experience an Army-Navy game in person.


  19. East Juniata looking to climb higher in standings with Tri-Valley League vet George Miskinis in charge: PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 |

    Offense Overview: With Miskinis likely to stress play in the trenches from the get-go, the Tigers have some capable skill-position players who could make some things happen if they have running lanes available and/or time to throw. Schulgen is EJ's leading returning rusher, while Hambright caught 19 passes last season and could be a dual threat out of the backfield.


  20. Cindrich offers a look inside the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | O-R Online

    The book covers Cindrich's life growing up in Avella, wrestling and playing football at Pitt, his playing days in the NFL and then, finally, his long and successful career as one of the best pro sports agents.