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Penn State football chat, 8 p.m., Feb. 17

Chat with Penn State beat reporter Frank Bodani tonight from 8 to 9. We’ll focus on the new verbal commitments, as well as a new university president.

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Penn State football chat, 8 p.m., Jan. 20

Chat about James Franklin and Penn State football with York Daily Record beat reporter Frank Bodani tonight from 8 to 9.

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Recruiting recap: Franklin brings three, but Lions lose two

So far in the wake of James’ Franklin’s hiring at Penn State, the Nittany Lions have lost two recruits but picked up three players who had previously committed to Vanderbilt.

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Will LJ and Vanderlinden face the Nittany Lions this season?

Penn State ties: Larry Johnson upgrades to assistant head coach at Ohio State while Ron Vanderlinden interviews at Rutgers.

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Next Coach Up: Penn State players unite themselves during more uncertainty

Penn State players relied on each other to pull through yet another whirlwind of change and uncertainty. They said they’ve just grown stronger with James Franklin taking over.

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Larry Johnson leaves Nittany Lions … to land at rival Ohio State?

Revered assistant coach Larry Johnson said he’s leaving Penn State after 18 years. How will his father-figure, teaching and recruiting void be filled?

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Penn State football chat, coach James Franklin edition

Penn State answered its biggest question when it hired James Franklin on Saturday, but there are still plenty of issues to talk about. Bring your questions and comments to Frank Bodani’s weekly Penn State football chat. He’ll field your questions for at least an hour starting at 8 p.m. Monday.

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It’s official: Penn State assistants, including Craig Fitzgerald, leaving the Lions

Penn State loses a load of assistants today, including its strength and conditioning staff, led by Craig “Iron Lion” Fitzgerald.

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Penn State can’t miss with top candidates in coaching search

Penn State officials continue to interview top coaching candidates … all of whom would be a good fit.

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Larry Johnson’s work “stands for itself” in quest to become new Penn State leader

While Larry Johnson helps Penn State’s players and recruits transition during more uncertainty, he’s also attempting to become their new head coach.

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