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Penn State football chat, 8 p.m., Sept. 2

After the heart-stopping win in Ireland, the Nittany Lions must now quickly prepare for a well-coached Akron team in James Franklin’s home opener. Chat about it all tonight at 8 with Daily Record beat reporter Frank Bodani.

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Nittany Lions are attacking in spring like never before

The Nittany Lions never know exactly what to expect from James Franklin’s ultra-intense, fast-paced spring practices. And they say that’s a good thing.

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Double vision: As Bill O’Brien prepares for season finale, he looks ahead to 2014

Penn State’s preparations for its season-ending game in Wisconsin also provide a glimpse into the future, Bill O’Brien says.

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Dallastown’s Ben Kline injured again; to miss final three Penn State games

Tough-luck linebacker Ben Kline will miss the final three Penn State games with a torn pectoral muscle … just as the former Dallastown star had worked his way back into the lineup.

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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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New approach for O’Brien and Lions as they prepare for Ohio State

The Penn State focus of its second bye week was on getting healthy for its prime time showdown at Ohio State.

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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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Is Ben Kline ready to play? Penn State’s linebacker depth really needs him

It sounds as if Ben Kline’s reparied shoulder may not be quite ready yet. And that’s not good news for a Penn State linebacker group in need of depth.

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Penn State’s thin linebacker depth warns of potential storm clouds ahead

NCAA sanctions will limit Penn State’s depth everywhere, but the linebackers are of primary concern now.

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