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How can Penn State take down the Wolverines?

One of the keys for the Nittany Lions to beat Michigan is controlling Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner in the run game.

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Allen Robinson leads Penn State’s Big Ten award winners but still unsure of his future

Allen Robinson, John Urschel and DaQuan Jones were the biggest Big Ten winners for Penn State on Monday. More to come on Tuesday?

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Banged-up Lions have fingers crossed at tailback and cornerback for Wisconsin

Penn State is hoping that Zach Zwinak and Bill Belton will both be healthy and ready for Wisconsin; same for defensive leader Adrian Amos.

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Productive linebackers lead the Nittany Lions’ to-do list in Minnesota

Penn State begins a key stretch run today against a much-improved Minnesota team on the road. Here’s what the Lions must do …

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Penn State Pressure Points: Five keys to victory over Indiana

Indiana’s has a dynamic, quick-scoring offense. Penn State has ways to neutralize it. How will the Lions fare and why Saturday in Bloomington?

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Bill O’Brien: Penn State’s new starting quarterback will be a game-time reveal

Yet again, Bill O’Brien has delayed naming a starting quarterback. Now, Penn State fans must wait until Saturday’s game against Syracuse to find out. And the same goes for a couple of other key positions, too.

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Better blocking, big-play defense keys to Penn State pulling the upset

Penn State must be able to protect Matt McGloin, while taking advantage of a turnover-prone Nebraska team, to pull the upset.

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Penn State secondary absorbs another hard hit

The thinnest Penn State secondary in memory has taken yet another blow.   Troubled junior cornerback Derrick Thomas, who hoped to compete for a starting or top backup job this fall, has been thrown off the team for “personal … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Penn State depth chart: Big Donovan and the Replacements

If this most recent Penn State depth chart holds true, the responsibilities will be monumental in two areas this fall:   Look to the all-important left tackle spot on the offensive line.   And to the defensive secondary. … Continue reading

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