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5 Head Coach Candidates for Penn State Nittany Lions

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    One of the most exciting division races in college football this season will be the Big 10‘s East Divison. Specifically, we’re looking at a battle likely between Ohio State, Michigan State, Penn State and Michigan. Naturally, in a […]

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Allen Robinson Penn State

One of the most prolific wide receivers in the Big 10 last season was Allen Robinson of Penn State. Through three years with the Nittany Lions, Robinson pulled in 177 receptions for 2,479 yards and 17 touchdowns. There is a […]

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James Franklin

In his short time with the Penn State Nittany Lions, head coach James Franklin has made a fantastic first impression on the fan base, alumni — and most importantly — the recruits. When Franklin took over the helm at Penn […]

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james franklin

The Penn State Nittany Lions have found their next head coach, hiring James Franklin away from the Vanderbilt Commodores. Franklin has been one of the hottest names in coaching searches this offseason, making the hire a huge get for Penn […]

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It’s been an interesting last couple of days for Penn State as they’ve been forced to search for a new head coach after Bill O’Brien bolted the team for the NFL to take the opening job with the Houston Texans. […]

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James Franklin

After two successful seasons as head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions, Bill O’Brien has bolted for the NFL and won’t be returning to Happy Valley anytime soon. O’Brien did his best to keep the Nittany Lions’ program alive […]

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Bill O'Brien

Bill O’Brien was hired to take over the head coaching position for the Penn State Nittany Lions football program during a time that seemed like the end of days for a program with an extremely rich history and tradition. Even […]

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Earlier Saturday afternoon, reports surfaced stating that Penn State HC Bill O’Brien is the favorite for the Houston Texans‘ head coaching vacancy. In addition, both parties were meeting to hash out contract details. However, if O’Brien is true to his word […]

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Mary Langenfeld-USA TODAY Sports

The Penn State Nittany Lions defeated the No. 15 Wisconsin Badgers, 31 – 24 in a game that saw the Nittany Lions pull off their biggest upset since defeating the Michigan Wolverines, 43 – 40 in overtime. A huge part […]

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