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Lions looking to land highly-rated “replacement” recruit

Christian Wilkens is a quiet star in overlooked New England … and one of the nation’s top defensive tackle recruits. He may be close to filling a crucial recruiting void at Penn State.

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Quarterback comes to the Penn State recruiting rescue

James Franklin received an intriguing quarterback pickup in Indiana’s Tommy Stevens, a dual-threat player who fits his offensive style.

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Penn State football chat, 8 p.m., Oct. 6

Chat Penn State football at 8 Monday evening with Daily Record beat reporter Frank Bodani. How improved will the Nittany Lions be coming out of the bye week?

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Playing for ancient wood and iconic steel in Ireland’s “cathedral”

The importance of Penn State’s Croke Park Classic Saturday? The Lions will be playing on hallowed ground for a trophy made of 4,500-year-old wood and iconic steel.

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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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Pete Massaro, John Urschel grade out as Penn State All-Americans

Thanks to Pete Massaro and John Urschel, Penn State is still a national leader when it comes to Academic All-Americans.

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Will the Lions strike out with star linebacker recruit?

Penn State is in the final running for star in-state linebacker Alex Anzalone. But some insiders are predicting a Notre Dame announcement this weekend.

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Penn State loses Jarron Jones to Fighting Irish

It appears as if Penn State has lost highly-regarded defensive tackle Jarron Jones for good. The 6-foot-7, 300 pound-plus lineman has reportedly verbally committed to Notre Dame — months after he had verballed and then backed off of a commitment … Continue reading

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The best Big Ten expansion?

Message board fodder only holds so much weight, of course. But when the topic is Big Ten expansion, and there really hasn’t been much of anything concrete to hold onto, then message board fodder at least provides some valuable entertainment. … Continue reading

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