Tag Archives: Wisconsin

My inside look at covering Penn State football

What’s it like to cover the Penn State football for the past 20 years? It’s certainly about much more than the games.

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

Join Frank Bodani to break down Penn State’s shocking upset of the Badgers to end the 2013 season and look ahead to 2014 from 8 to 9 on Monday night. We’ll be chatting Nittany Lion football as usual.

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Five keys to the Nittany Lions surprising in Wisconsin

Penn State faces a huge uphill battle Saturday in Wisconsin. But there are some keys to finding some success … and pulling the upset.

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Brotherly love: The story behind the Penn State punter

Senior punter Alex Butterworth has had his ups and downs at Penn State. But the inspiration of his younger brother, Kyle, has helped in football, and in so much more.

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Banged-up Lions have fingers crossed at tailback and cornerback for Wisconsin

Penn State is hoping that Zach Zwinak and Bill Belton will both be healthy and ready for Wisconsin; same for defensive leader Adrian Amos.

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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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Penn State football chat, 8 p.m., Nov. 25

Join beat reporter Frank Bodani from 8 to 9 Monday night for a Thanksgiving week Penn State chat. We’ll look back at Nebraska, ahead to the season-finale at Wisconsin and everything else about the Nittany Lions.

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Zach Zwinak barrels through Lift for Life … recovering wrist and all

Bruising Penn State tailback Zach Zwinak is ahead of schedule in his return from a wrist injury … as proven by his physical effort in Friday’s Lift for Life competition.

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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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Tough choice: Penn State waits on top talent to fill final two recruiting spots

It’s wide open as to what top talent will fill the final two spots in Penn State’s 2013 recruiting class. Here’s a breakdown seven weeks before signing day.

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