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A fired-up John Butler ready to lead Penn State defense

The excitable, fiery John Butler now will be leading Penn State’s defense. He swears he hasn’t lost his mind. He said he may just look like it on the sideline.

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Is Penn State tiptoeing or marching into the South?

Penn State fans may have difficulty knowing what to make of the Nittany Lions’ ninth and most-recent verbal commitment for the Class of 2013.   Good news: Neiko Robinson is a defensive back. And Penn State has a severe … Continue reading

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Penn State’s defensive staff complete … Roof and Butler announced

As expected, Penn State has announced the official hires of Ted Roof and John Butler to complete its new defensive coaching staff. Roof, a former head coach at Duke, will serve as Bill O’Brien’s defensive coordinator. Butler, a Philadelphia native … Continue reading

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Penn State finally begins announcing Bill O’Brien’s staff

Though names of Bill O’Brien’s new coaching staff have leaked out through the week, Penn State has finally announced the official hiring of most of the assistants. Six of the nine members of the football staff were introduced in a … Continue reading

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