Monthly Archives: July 2013

Chaz Powell one of nearly 40 Nittany Lions in NFL training camps

Susquehannock High graduate Chaz Powell is trying to hold onto a roster spot with the Green Bay Packers … one of 39 former Nittany Lions in NFL training camps.

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Penn State lands four on Sporting News All-Big Ten list

Sporting News picks Penn State’s Allen Robinson, Deion Barnes, John Urschel and Kyle Carter for its preseason All-Big Ten team.

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Interested in all-access to Penn State’s training camp?

Ever wondered what it was like to be a Nittany Lion preparing for a football season? Now is your chance to find out. ESPN All-Access: Penn State Training Days will showcase behind-the-scenes access to on- and off-field activities under second-year … Continue reading

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Penn State football chat, 8 p.m., July 22

Join Frank Bodani Monday night to chat about Penn State football with preseason practices just a couple of weeks away.

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Talk of Ireland turns to talk of NCAA sanctions for Penn State leaders

Penn State’s Dave Joyner and Bill O’Brien came to talk about next year’s game in Ireland but also ended up discussing the NCAA sanctions.

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Penn State loses backup Brad Bars; looks to young defensive ends

Penn State loses a key defensive backup in injured Brad Bars and must now look to unproven youngsters at defensive end.

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Penn State BOT questions Freeh findings; to petition NCAA to reduce sanctions

A year later, Penn State Board of Trustees question Freeh Report; will ask NCAA to reduce sanctions.

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Expected name heads Biletnikoff Award list … Penn State’s Allen Robinson

Allen Robinson, the Big Ten’s top receiver a years ago, is an early front-liner for the Biletnikoff Award, given to the nation’s top pass-catcher.

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Urschel, Carson keep the preseason Penn State honors rolling

Penn State middle linebacker Glenn Carson joins teammate John Urschel in another day of preseason honors.

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What we’ve learned about Penn State playing in Ireland …

So Penn State and Central Florida finally announced their game in Ireland to open the 2014 season? We now know how Croke Park is pronounced and some other interesting details.

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