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About Jessica Sprenkle

At night, I'm an assistant sports editor at the York Daily Record/Sunday News. During the day, I live in and love York City.

Frank Bodani talks PSU football on WITF’s Radio Smart Talk

Our own Frank Bodani will be featured on Friday morning’s Radio Smart Talk program on WITF to discuss Penn State’s recruiting success under first-year coach James Franklin.

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Video: Penn State linemen, assistant coaches try to catch punts at spring practice

Penn State coach James Franklin held a punt-catching contest at a recent practice, but the participants were anything but the usual suspects. Instead, Penn State’s linemen and assistant coaches and staff members tried their hand at catching punts. Watch video from their attempts.

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Penn State football live chat, 8 p.m. March 24

Frank Bodani fields readers’ questions and comments about Penn State football each week. Join this week’s chat at 8 p.m. Monday, March 24.

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Recruiting recap: Franklin brings three, but Lions lose two

So far in the wake of James’ Franklin’s hiring at Penn State, the Nittany Lions have lost two recruits but picked up three players who had previously committed to Vanderbilt.

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Penn State football chat, coach James Franklin edition

Penn State answered its biggest question when it hired James Franklin on Saturday, but there are still plenty of issues to talk about. Bring your questions and comments to Frank Bodani’s weekly Penn State football chat. He’ll field your questions for at least an hour starting at 8 p.m. Monday.

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Storify: Penn State players welcome James Franklin on Twitter

Penn State players welcomed new head coach James Franklin via social media on Saturday, expressing an attitude that they’re ready to get down to business with their new coach.

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Penn State football chat, 8 p.m. Dec. 23

Need a break from your last-minute holiday preparations? Join Frank Bodani’s weekly Penn State football chat at 8 p.m. Monday to talk about all things Penn State football. From recruiting to coaching changes, Frank will field your questions and comments.

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Penn State tickets on sale Monday for Croke Park Classic in Dublin, Ireland

Ticket sales open Monday, Dec. 9 for Penn State’s appearance in the Croke Park Classic in Dublin, Ireland.

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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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Penn State’s Urschel, toughest man in math, gets another academic honor

Penn State guard John Urschel picked up yet another prestigious academic honor, the school said Thursday. Urschel was named one of 16 National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame Scholar-Athletes. Over the summer, Frank Bodani wrote an insightful feature on Urschel, the “toughest person in mathematics.”

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