Category Archives: PSU alumni

Sold-out crowd to greet James Franklin at Penn State York

Penn State York already has sold out its May 6 lunch stop on the Penn State Coaches Caravan tour with James Franklin.

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‘Ridiculous’ Penn State podcast

PSU podcast: YDR reporters Frank Bodani and Jim Seip power through another late-night conversation on the latest news involving Penn State and Big Ten football. By Jim Seip, York Daily Record, March 27, 2014

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James Franklin, Penn State Coaches Caravan Tour, to stop in York

The Penn State Coaches Caravan Tour returns for a third year with high-energy James Franklin as the headliner. And finally with a stop in York.

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The Penn State connection: James Franklin to Damian Prince to Keith Goganious

Penn State’s new staff is making a big, late push to land highly-rated offensive lineman Damian Prince of Maryland … who is coached by former Lion Keith Goganious.

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Former Penn State players selling Joe Paterno plaques for charity

Two former Nittany Lions wanted to remember coach Joe Paterno … and raise money for charities, at the same time. Here are their efforts …

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NCAA cuts sanctions, helps Penn State recruiting now; Bill O’Brien says move is more about the future

The NCAA surprised everyone by announcing reductions in Penn State sanctions, giving back scholarships. A low-key Bill O’Brien said the move is mostly is about the future

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Cappelletti has jersey retired by Penn State

John Cappelletti was in Happy Valley last weekend as the Nittany Lions played their home opener against Eastern Michigan. He was invited personally by Penn State athletic director Dave Joyner a couple of months ago as part of the university’s … Continue reading

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Penn State BOT questions Freeh findings; to petition NCAA to reduce sanctions

A year later, Penn State Board of Trustees question Freeh Report; will ask NCAA to reduce sanctions.

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Former Nittany Lions ink rookie deals with Minnesota Vikings

Former Penn State linebackers Mike Mauti and Gerald Hodges signed their rookie contracts to play for the Minnesota Vikings on Tuesday. Hodges was taken in the fourth round with the 120th overall pick of this year’s NFL draft. Mauti was … Continue reading

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Nine former Nittany Lions participate in NFL mini-camps

A number of former Nittany Lions are pushing forward with their NFL dreams. Nine players from Penn State participated in rookie minicamps this month. During last month’s NFL Draft, three Nittany Lions were selected, including first-team All-Big Ten defensive tackle … Continue reading

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