Monthly Archives: November 2013

Penn State seniors go out with a bang on social media

From hair-cutting celebrations to gratitude for fans’ support, the Penn State football seniors took to social media in full force after Saturday’s upset win against Wisconsin.

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Five keys to the Nittany Lions surprising in Wisconsin

Penn State faces a huge uphill battle Saturday in Wisconsin. But there are some keys to finding some success … and pulling the upset.

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Brotherly love: The story behind the Penn State punter

Senior punter Alex Butterworth has had his ups and downs at Penn State. But the inspiration of his younger brother, Kyle, has helped in football, and in so much more.

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Podcast: Prepare for a mauling in Wisconsin

Podcast: YDR reporter Frank Bodani predicts a lopsided game when Penn State travels to Wisconsin. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record, Nov. 27, 2013

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Banged-up Lions have fingers crossed at tailback and cornerback for Wisconsin

Penn State is hoping that Zach Zwinak and Bill Belton will both be healthy and ready for Wisconsin; same for defensive leader Adrian Amos.

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Double vision: As Bill O’Brien prepares for season finale, he looks ahead to 2014

Penn State’s preparations for its season-ending game in Wisconsin also provide a glimpse into the future, Bill O’Brien says.

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Incompletion? As Hackenberg makes strides, Robinson “shut out” of national acclaim

No matter that Allen Robinson is enjoying the best receiving season ever at Penn State, and is the top wideout in the Big Ten, he didn’t make the finalist cut for the Biletnikoff Award. At least his quarterback is getting recognized.

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Penn State football chat, 8 p.m., Nov. 25

Join beat reporter Frank Bodani from 8 to 9 Monday night for a Thanksgiving week Penn State chat. We’ll look back at Nebraska, ahead to the season-finale at Wisconsin and everything else about the Nittany Lions.

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Penn State scores recruiting victory after Senior Day defeat

Penn State landed a much-needed defensive tackle recruit this weekend in Mississippi junior college standout Tarow Barney. He plans to enroll in January.

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PSU prepared for senior day

PSU podcast: Frank Bodani and Jim Seip discuss what to expect Saturday afternoon for the Nittany Lions final home game. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record/Sunday News, Nov. 21, 2013

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