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Lions land late defensive back; could the 2014 recruiting class be done?

Penn State may have filled out its 2014 recruiting class Monday with a commitment from Alabama safety Christian Campbell, a late bloomer.

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Penn State gets its gift: Brooklyn DT Thomas Holley commits, recruiting rankings surge

Penn State landed one of the top defensive line recruits in the county today with New York’s Thomas Holley. He’s the third defensive tackle in this 2014 recruiting class.

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Penn State preparing to land a star high school quarterback?

Intriguing quarterback talent Michael O’Connor appears ready to join Penn State’s small recruiting class.

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Penn State pre-national title game chat, 7 p.m., Jan. 7

Bill O’Brien will start your national-title Monday with a season-ending press conference. So chat with Frank Bodani at 7 p.m. about what he had to say and more Penn State football news.

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The big prize: Penn State closes in on star junior college quarterback

Penn State could really use junior college quarterback Jake Waters. But will Bill O’Brien now have to battle Alabama in the next couple of weeks to get him?

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PSU’s time to recruit and tinker with its schedule

Scheduling and recruiting are hot topics for Penn State football. The Big Ten could also be looking to add more teams. York Daily Record, Dec. 6, 2012

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Will new-and-improved Penn State scheduling be too tough?

Penn State fans now have another reason to like Bill O’Brien.   He’s been saying what they want: The Nittany Lions should play more national powers in the non-conference schedule, especially to start the season. For years, fans have … Continue reading

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Chaz Powell one of seven Lions going to the NFL Combine

Susquehannock’s Chaz Powell is one of seven Nittany Lions headed to the NFL Combine in Indianapolis at the end of the month. The former Penn State cornerback and kickoff returner was an honorable mention All-Big Ten pick last season. Now, … Continue reading

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Devon Still named a finalist for nation’s top defensive awards

Penn State’s standout defensive tackle Devon Still has been named a finalist for two of the nation’s most prestigious awards — the Bednarik and the Outland Trophy. The Bednarik Award is given to the nation’s top defensive player. The Outland … Continue reading

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Highlights and lowlights

There’s no denying that last weekend’s matchup in Tuscaloosa was a frustrating game for Nittany Lions fans. Penn State was dominated by the top-ranked Crimson Tide. The offense couldn’t get going, and the defense struggled against the Tide. But, on … Continue reading

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