Category Archives: Craig Fitzgerald

The most wonderful time of the year?

PSU podcast: Frank Bodani and Jim Seip discuss what other recruits Penn State could attempt to flip before national signing day. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record/Sunday News, Jan. 28, 2014

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Franklin appears to be PSU’s man, so what comes next?

In the YDR’s latest podcast: Numerous reports have tied James Franklin to the Penn State job. If he in fact has been offered the job and accepts, Frank Bodani and Jim Seip discuss what questions need to be answered. By Jim Seip, YDR, Jan. 11, 2014

Posted in Beaver Stadium, Big Ten, Bill O'Brien, coaching staff, Craig Fitzgerald, Dave Joyner, Frank Bodani, Jim Seip, Joe Paterno, Larry Johnson, Mike Munchak, NCAA, Penn State, Podcast | 2 Comments

Podcast: Who’s the best choice for PSU?

Podcast: Frank Bodani and Jim Seip try to explain who the candidates are and who are the frontrunners for the Penn State coaching job. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record/Sunday News, Jan. 7, 2014

Posted in Al Golden, Beaver Stadium, Big Ten, Bill O'Brien, Christian Hackenberg, Craig Fitzgerald, Dave Joyner, Frank Bodani, James Franklin, Jim Seip, Joe Paterno, John Butler, Larry Johnson, Mike Munchak, Penn State | Leave a comment

It’s official: Penn State assistants, including Craig Fitzgerald, leaving the Lions

Penn State loses a load of assistants today, including its strength and conditioning staff, led by Craig “Iron Lion” Fitzgerald.

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My inside look at covering Penn State football

What’s it like to cover the Penn State football for the past 20 years? It’s certainly about much more than the games.

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Penn State season-opening chat, 8 p.m., Aug. 26

Penn State’s highly-anticipated second season under Bill O’Brien begins next Saturday. First, we’ll chat about the Lions from 8 to 9 p.m. on Monday. Bring beat reporter Frank Bodani all of your questions.

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Learning the layers of Fitz: The fire and heart of a Nittany Lion

Penn State fans have gotten splashy glimpses of Craig Fitzgerald, director of strength and conditioning, for 18 months now.  The video interviews and the weight room tours and those 5 a.m. outside winter workouts. But who really is the weight lifting coach of the Nittany Lions and why does everyone love him? Why is he so critical to the team’s success? 

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Zach Zwinak barrels through Lift for Life … recovering wrist and all

Bruising Penn State tailback Zach Zwinak is ahead of schedule in his return from a wrist injury … as proven by his physical effort in Friday’s Lift for Life competition.

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Recruiting news and more

Podcast: Frank Bodani and Jim Seip discuss the latest in Penn State recruiting as well as another — shall we say, peculiar — NCAA discipline decision. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record, July 1, 2013

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Penn State, Bill O’Brien, readying for annual coaches’ clinic

Penn State and Bill O’Brien announced the details for their annual coaches clinic next month in State College.

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