Category Archives: Life on the road

In Ireland, it’s all in the pudding … for breakfast, that is.

The Penn State football players are eating simply while in Ireland. We, on the other hand, must be culinary adventurers. Up next, breakfast pudding.

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Life on the Road: Making money, eating ice cream and playing hoops in Ohio

Columbus, Ohio features more than football blowouts this fall. Have you tried the ice cream?

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Life on the Road with Penn State: A pushy lady, a daring rescue and massaged kale

Following the Penn State football team on the road certainly isn’t fun and games and a weekend at the beach. It’s more interesting. Where else can you find a Nigerian lunch and perform a daring rescue?

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Life on the road: To South Africa and back

Following Penn State football means more than watching the game, especially on the road. You get Bill O’Brien behind closed doors. And a taste of South Africa.

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Video: Ben Kline, Frank Bodani put on their dancing shoes

Penn State linebacker Ben Kline shows reporter Frank Bodani how to dance at football media day on Aug. 9, 2012.

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Life on the Road Part II: Culinary steps into unchartered territory

Even in times of scandal and intrigue, Penn State is playing big games on the road. Which means that we must follow and write and report about it all  –  and, of course, eat. So with a crazy-early flight into … Continue reading

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Life on the Road: Bumping into Penn State’s Matt Millen

You never know who you’re going to see while hanging around a big airport, waiting to get on a plane in a faraway city. Like on one of those tiny planes that you really can’t stand up in and used … Continue reading

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Pickup basketball with Penn State reporters, staffers

Kickoff for Penn State’s game against Northwestern on Saturday isn’t until 7 p.m., but the Penn State entourage — players, coaches, reporters, photographers, staff members — arrived in the Chicago area by Friday night. So how do they fill the … Continue reading

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A Mexican culinary gem hidden at Chicago’s O’Hare airport

We have a couple of themes to honor during our Penn State football “Life on the Road” series. The first is rather simple: Since you must eat, you might as well eat well. The second only applies to this season … Continue reading

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Freezing football at Penn State … in the middle of spring

Maybe never before have Penn State fans and players dealt with weather like this during the football carnival known as the Blue-White Game. How many mid-April days of any kind, for that matter, can you remember quite like this? We’re … Continue reading

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