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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 and staff won’t change their style to solve defensive woes

Penn State will improve its defense, and its shoddy tackling, by focusing on the little things … not by changing its practice style, said Bill O’Brien.

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Penn State lands four on Sporting News All-Big Ten list

Sporting News picks Penn State’s Allen Robinson, Deion Barnes, John Urschel and Kyle Carter for its preseason All-Big Ten team.

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Penn State loses backup Brad Bars; looks to young defensive ends

Penn State loses a key defensive backup in injured Brad Bars and must now look to unproven youngsters at defensive end.

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Penn State linemen earning national preseason attention

Penn State lineman Deion Barnes has been recognized nationally for the second time this preseason. Now, teammates John Urschel and DaQuan Jones are joining him.

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Penn State’s Deion Barnes, Zach Zwinak nominated for top awards

Deion Barnes and Zach Zwinak represent Penn State as early candidates for two of the nation’s top college football awards.

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Next up for Nittany Lions: Blue-White Weekend

The Penn State football team held its 14th and final spring practice on Wednesday, and next up is the Blue-White game, the annual scrimmage to end the spring season. The game pits coach Bill O’Brien’s offense vs. defense, with bragging … Continue reading

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Top Penn State freshman Deion Barnes does it again

Deion Barnes picked up his sixth freshman All-America honor. He’s Penn State first Big Ten Freshman of the Year since 1995.

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Bill O’Brien, Mike Mauti, Jordan Hill … the Penn State honors just keep coming

Bill O’Brien and Mike Mauti took home earned some national recognition as Penn State continues to have a strong postseason.

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Leading Penn State out of the desert started with Bill O’Brien’s loyalty and honesty

Coach of the Year Bill O’Brien: He motivated and put his players in the right positions … but also simply made practicing and playing fun again.me

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