James Franklin Responds To Criticisms

The Nittany Lion coach was asked directly about criticisms that he is a terrific recruiter who is not great at directing offenses. What did he have to say? See the press conference exchange.

Following Penn State’s 27-10 loss to Temple in Philadelphia Saturday, columnist Dave Jones of PennLive.com and the Harrisburg Patriot-News asked second-year Nittany Lion coach James Franklin about a perception held by some fans.

Namely — and we’re paraphrasing here because you can hear the exact wording above — that Franklin is an excellent recruiter who is not so excellent at offensive X’s and O’s.

Check out Franklin’s response above.

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