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Incompletion? As Hackenberg makes strides, Robinson “shut out” of national acclaim

No matter that Allen Robinson is enjoying the best receiving season ever at Penn State, and is the top wideout in the Big Ten, he didn’t make the finalist cut for the Biletnikoff Award. At least his quarterback is getting recognized.

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Penn State recruiting: dramatic victory over Michigan still paying dividends

It’s no coincidence Penn State landed two key verbal commitments since the stunning victory over Michigan in sold-out Beaver Stadium. Recruits are still talking about it.

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Bill O’Brien’s favorite plays vs. Michigan … then onto Ohio State

As Bill O’Brien’s Nittany Lions head into the bye to prepare for Ohio State, he said top priority to start is simply getting his team healthy.

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Feisty and focused Bill O’Brien keeps the talk about Michigan

Bill O’Brienwas short with reporters and focused mostly on Michigan in his weekly Penn State press conference.

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Penn State football chat, 8 p.m., Oct. 7

Join beat reporter Frank Bodani tonight from 8 to 9 to chat about Penn State’s blowout loss to Indiana and where it goes from here.

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Bags prohibited in Beaver Stadium, at all Penn State athletic events

Penn State has instituted a “no-bag policy” for Beaver Stadium and all athletic events this fall, part of a nationwide push to enhance security since the Boston Marathon bombing.

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The best kind of Big Ten shake-up: Go with geography

The Big Ten will announce its divisional re-alignment in the next few months. The best bet? Go with a simple East-West model.

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Big Ten draws serious fans

Nobody can argue that the Big Ten doesn’t have a dedicated fan base. The conference led the nation in average attendance, according to a recent NCAA report. In fact, the Big Ten finished 1-2-3. Michigan football was in front at … Continue reading

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Wolverines brutalize Brutus

In this week of storied rivalries, the matchup between Ohio State and Michigan is amongst the best. Even wild animals are getting involved. Earlier this week, the Detroit Zoo staff constructed a Brutus Buckeye figure out of cardboard and flour … Continue reading

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In opposite directions

The Michigan Wolverines certainly are a study in contrasts. It’s either really good or really bad with these guys. Consider that their offense is one of the most potent in the nation, ranking second nationally with 532 yards per game. … Continue reading

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