Category Archives: Life on the road

Making the most out of Michigan … Penn State football-style

Penn State has had its stunning ups and downs in Michigan Stadium. But, always, there’s more to football on these road trips.

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Penn State goes to Dublin: My favorite Irish scenes in photos, videos

A look back at some of our favorite photos and videos from Penn State’s trip to Dublin, Ireland for the Croke Park Classic against the University of Central Florida on Aug. 31, 2014.

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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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