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FightOnState.com Penn State Daily Headlines (Sept. 27)

The latest news and views on Nittany Lion athletics from around the state and nation.

TUESDAY SEPT. 27

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Is Penn State-Minnesota a must-win for the Lions? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Top storylines for the Lions, Golden Gophers at the start of the week -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

PSU's future hinges on games vs. Minnesota, Maryland -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

A changing of the (right) guard at Penn State? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State on upset alert Saturday? -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Maryland Clash Set For BTN Broadcast -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

MONDAY SEPT. 26

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State season will be defined by remaining schedule -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Penn State Monday: More on targeting -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Why Everybody Loves Joey and Blake -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Calculated Moves Provide Yazujian Complete College Experience -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

Second thoughts, and second-guesses, from Penn State-Michigan -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Golden is the Last of a Dying Breed -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Lions not ready for Michigan, but what about Minnesota at home? -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State Lost By 39 Points And It’s All Michigan’s Fault -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Some previous Penn State teams responded to blowout losses better than others -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Penn State Prime Numbers: A look at the stats that defined the Lions' 49-10 loss -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

SUNDAY SEPT. 25

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Program not near where PSU fans thought it was -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Targeting on Penn State linebacker, technically, was 'the right call,'Franklin says -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

For Penn State And Franklin The Next Four Weeks Are Everything -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State receivers limited against Michigan secondary -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Penn State report card: Michigan edition -- Allentown Morning Call

For stunned Trace McSorley and James Franklin, Michigan rout presents a crossroads juncture -- PennLive.com (Jones)

‘Worst possible situation’ for Penn State’s linebacker unit -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

No match for Michigan: Penn State is wiped out at scrimmage in a 49-10 loss -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Linebacker woes plague Penn State's defense against Michigan -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Jourdan Lewis' return helps Michigan stagnate Penn State's offense -- Collegian (Rubin)

Michigan 49, Penn State 10: Five things we learned -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Injuries Seal Penn State’s Fate, But Signature Win Eludes Franklin -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Penn State has a linebacker problem that could have been predicted, and there's no easy fix -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

No. 4 Michigan Walks Past Nittany Lions 49-10 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Mike Gross grades Penn State in loss to Michigan -- Lancaster Newspapers

Wolverines maul the Nittany Lions, 49-10 -- Philly.com (Juliano)

NO. 4/5 MICHIGAN SPOILS BIG TEN OPENER -- GoPSUSports.com

How does Penn State move on from Michigan loss? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Nittany Lions Rolled Over by Michigan -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

More linebacker misery for Penn State in loss to Michigan -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State routed by Michigan -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Penn State report card: Nittany Lions overwhelmed at Michigan -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Penn State crushed by No. 4 Michigan -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Decimated: No. 4 Michigan 49, Penn State 10 -- Black Shoe Diaries (Moreta-Feliz)

Penn State Kicker Joey Julius Punishes Another Kickoff Returner -- Bleacher Report (McCracken)

Michigan blasts Penn State to open Big Ten play, sets up Wisconsin showdown -- MLive.com (Baumgardner)

SATURDAY SEPT. 24

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Injuries plague Penn State on road to Michigan -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Keys to the Game at Michigan -- Victory Bell Rings (Hunter)

Penn State faces tough task in Peppers -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Brazen Predictions and Early Morn’ Open Thread, Week Four: Michigan -- Black Shoe Diaries

Is PSU just another step to Heisman for Jabrill Peppers? -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Michigan's Jabrill Peppers could pepper Penn State with problems -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Ryan)

PENN STATE AT NO. 4 MICHIGAN: NITTANY LIONS READY FOR THE BIG HOUSE? -- Comcast SportsNet 

Penn State's challenge against Michigan: Ball security -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Details key in film study with Penn State receiver Chris Godwin -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Soccer

No. 16 Nittany Lions women’s soccer team takes care of Iowa -- Centre Daily Times

Austin Maloney’s penalty kick lifts Nittany Lions men’s soccer over Wisconsin in 2OT -- Centre Daily Times

FRIDAY SEPT. 23

Penn State Football/Recruiting

A big loss to Michigan wouldn’t be the end of the world for Penn State -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Michigan prepares for first conference foe Penn State -- Michigan Daily (Hall)

Penn State has to contend with an elite Wolverines secondary -- Collegian (Rubin)

How to Close The Gap -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Penn State's DaeSean Hamilton won't let his confidence waver -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenirch)

Penn State radio show takeaways -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Wood connection making fast impact at Penn State -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Penn State football podcast: Previewing the Lions' Big Ten opener at Michigan -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State 'Bank' Notes: Koa Farmer's move to LB, defending Michigan, more -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State safeties coach Tim Banks to return home in Michigan matchup -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

For Penn State's scout team, imitating Jabrill Peppers is a tough task -- Philly.com (McCarthy)

Would you rather have James Franklin or Jim Harbaugh as Penn State's head coach? -- PennLive.com (Johnson)

Gesicki Enjoying Benefits Of Hard Work As Season Continues -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

 Mike Gesicki details road to his noticeable improvement -- PennLive.com (Petrolias)

THURSDAY SEPT. 22

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Gillikin The Key For Penn State Heading Into Big Ten Play -- Onward State (Colucci)

Malvern's Buchholz finds success at Penn State -- PennLive.com (Juliano)

Penn State practice report: James Franklin, Lions preparing for loud noise, veteran defense -- PennLive.com (Petrolias)

Penn State prepares for Peppers, 'The Big House' -- Collegian (Han)

Penn State prepares for Michigan with loud practice -- PennLive.com (Hermitt)

Penn State preps for No. 4 Michigan, athlete Jabrill Peppers -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrgiue)

Penn State hopes to improve on its third-down conversions -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Linebacker U on the spot at mighty Michigan -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

How DaeSean Hamilton got over drop at Pitt, Ryan Buchholz on DL's improvement, more -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Michigan CB Jourdan Lewis is ready for Week 4 against Penn State -- Maize N Brew (Petzold)

Penn State receiver Hamilton bouncing back after dropped ball -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Michigan defense will change 'over my dead body,' Don Brown says -- Detroit Free Press (Snyder)

Don't kick to Jabrill Peppers? Michigan football foes face dilemma -- Detroit Free Press (Snyder)

What's the formula for Penn State's defense at Michigan? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Getting To Know Michigan’s Week 4 Opponent: Penn State -- Maize N Brew (Woods)

Penn State's linebacker issues could not have hit at a worse time -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Offense Developing Consistency With Or Without Stars On Field -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Four keys for Penn State: An upset in Ann Arbor? -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

WEDNESDAY SEPT. 21

Penn State Football/Recruiting

My View: Penn State football needs to show progress against the Wolverines -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State's high-scoring offense tackles its turnover outbreak -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Gap between PSU, Big Ten powers growing bigger -- York Dispatch (Heiser)

PSU's wounded linebacker unit prepares for Michigan -- Associated Press (Johnson)

Koa Farmer Moves To Linebacker As Nittany Lions Prep For Michigan -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Ball security a top project for Penn State as No. 4 Michigan looms -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

The Wolverine Beat: Talking Michigan-Penn State, concerns and what's next -- MLive.com (Quinn)

Penn State Five takeaways -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Fixing Penn State's turnover problem requires game day execution -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State LB Nyeem Wartman-White out for the season with an apparent right knee injury -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Franklin press conference takeaways -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Wartman-White To Miss Remainder Of Season With Injury -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

McSorley and Wentz have lots in common; both need to learn now's not the time to go for it -- PennLive.com (Jones)

TUESDAY SEPT. 20

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Running back depth pays off for Penn State after Barkley injury -- Associated Press (Johnson)

Penn State’s defense shows improvement despite injuries against Temple -- Collegian

Jabrill Peppers could give Penn State several headaches -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Penn State-Michigan: Top storylines for the Nittany Lions and Wolverines -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Why Michigan Needs to Make a Statement vs. Penn State -- Bleacher Report (Axelrod)

Ben State Football: With All The Rehash, Don't Forget These Stories -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Harbaugh happy to change up Michigan defense to handle Penn State's no-huddle attack -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Nittany Lions Set To Host Minnesota For 3:30 Kick -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Michigan's 'very hopeful' Jourdan Lewis will be back Saturday vs. Penn State -- MLive.com (Baumgardner)

PENN STATE-MICHIGAN GAME NOTES -- GoPSUSports.com

PENN STATE-MINNESOTA GAME TO KICK AT 3:30 P.M. -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State and Pitt target Donovan Jeter makes his college choice -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State vs. Temple Position Grades -- Victory Bell Rings (Lunnen)

Gameday Observations: Penn State-Temple -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Michigan football: What we learned, what to watch for this week -- Detroit Free Press (Snyder)

MONDAY SEPT. 19

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Football Recruits Weekend Wrap-Up -- Onward State (Colucci)

Taking Pry(de) In a Shorthanded Effort on Defense -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Penn State's debilitated defense lifted by, among others, a married former walk-on -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State’s backup running backs make case for more carries in win over Temple -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State’s defense improves in win over Temple -- Collegian (Martell)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Penn State’s 34-27 win against Temple -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Smith Makes the Most of Temple Opportunity -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

Soccer

Suero’s goal lifts Penn State past Wisconsin -- Centre Daily Times

Maryland edges Penn State men’s soccer in overtime -- Centre Daily Times

SUNDAY SEPT. 18

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State will kickoff at 3:30 p.m. in The Big House against Michigan -- Collegian (Rubin)

Handing Out The Grades Following Win Over Temple -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Once More Unto The Breach, Saquon Barkley! Penn State 34, Temple 27 -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Penn State Sunday situation: recruiting news from Saturday, what must Lions do better after three weeks -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

PENN STATE-MICHIGAN GAME TO KICK AT 3:30 P.M. -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State Prime Numbers: The figures and stats that helped shape the Lions' 34-27 win -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Still divided, Penn State commemorates Paterno coaching anniversary -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Smeltz)

Penn State holds off Temple -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Lewisburg grad Smith makes star turn for Penn State -- Sunbury Daily Item (Owen)

Penn State report card: Temple edition -- Allentown Morning Call

'I don't know how I did that.' Saquon Barkley's TD sparks Penn State over Temple -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

PENN STATE HANGS ON FOR DEAR LIFE WHILE SHORTHANDED AGAINST TEMPLE -- Comcast SportsNet (Jones)

The Uncommon Story of Amazing Mr. Smith -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Smith shines in first minutes at linebacker -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Keeping present in focus as controversy again surrounds Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

TEMPLE'S MISTAKE-FILLED LOSS TO PENN STATE PART OF THE LEARNING PROCESS -- Comcast SportsNet (Bowker)

Wrestling for good things to say about the 'D'? Start with the play of Brandon Smith -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

In Victory, Penn State Moves Forward -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Offense Finding Its Stride As Quarters Go Along -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Barkley returns from injury, other backs step up -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Joe Paterno’s legacy still a controversial topic in Penn State -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Penn State 34, Temple 27: Five things we learned from the Lions' win at Beaver Stadium -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Defensive backups step up in Penn State football's win over Temple -- Collegian (Rubin)

The walking wounded: Tallying Penn State's injury count from Saturday's win over Temple -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Chris Godwin helps Penn State football down Temple -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State-Temple turning point and game balls -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Andre Robinson scores his first Penn State touchdown, is one of a few unsung heroes in Lions' win -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Saquon Barkley pushes Penn State to victory over Temple -- Collegian (Han)

The fight for Joe Paterno's legacy isn't over -- Yahoo Sports (Adelson)

Penn State fans cheer Joe Paterno at tribute -- USA Today

Barkley's Run Pushes Nittany Lions Past Temple 34-27 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State’s Joe Paterno Tribute Met With Standing Ovation and Protest - Time (Reilly)

McSorley leads Penn State to win over Temple -- Associated Press (Johnson)

Nittany Replay: Temple at Penn State -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Nittany Lions Overcome Mistakes, Injuries Against Temple -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Penn State tribute to Joe Paterno and protesters of it manage to coexist -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Injury-riddled Penn State edges Temple in series finale -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Volleyball

Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Clemson In Penn State Invitational -- Onward State (Kasales)

SATURDAY SEPT. 17

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Ex-Paterno players reunite at Penn State amid scandal -- Associated Press (Johnson)

'The key word is legacy.' Penn State lettermen remember Joe Paterno -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State greats attend reunion celebrating Paterno's first win -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Hundreds of Penn State lettermen convene in private celebration of Joe Paterno -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Former players celebrate Joe Paterno's legacy at Penn State event -- PennLive.com (Malawasky)

PSU lettermen gather to honor Joe Paterno -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Former Players Gather To Remember Paterno -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State, Franklin on alert for Temple -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Martell)

Penn State seeks retaliation against Temple after 2015 upset -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

After yearlong injury, Penn State’s Wartman-White finds more than recovery -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Temple hopeful that Jahad Thomas will play vs Penn State -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Narducci)

Can Temple beat Penn State back-to-back for the first time in over 80 years? -- Allentown Morning Call 

Penn State looks to improve run defense vs. Temple -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Previewing The Opponent: Temple -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

What do you need to see from Penn State against Temple?: 50-Yard Lion roundtable -- PennLive.com (Johnson)

Penn State Six for Saturday - PennLive.com (Flounders)

Soccer

Penn State women’s soccer finishes in tie with Minnesota -- Centre Daily Times

Volleyball

Nittany Lions open Penn State Invitational with win over Rhode Island -- Centre Daily Times

FRIDAY SEPT. 16

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State-Temple: Where to watch, what to watch Saturday -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State's revving offense should lead way vs. Temple -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Nyeem Wartman-White battles back from knee injury -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Temple Owls look for two straight and two in 75 years against Penn State -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State’s special teams’ negatives null the positives -- Collegian (Han)

Penn State may have to start leaning more heavily on offense against Temple -- Collegian (Lungaro)

DaeSean Hamilton looks to move on from dropped pass while Trace McSorley works on details -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State had a choice — and it picked Joe Paterno -- Sporting News (Gentille)

In Praise of the Players -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Penn State unleashes more productive offense -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Martell)

Like it or not, Penn State is going to mark Joe Paterno's 50th anniversary as head coach, and with great care -- PennLive.com (Thompson)

Penn State's McSorley getting handle on turnover problem -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Has Penn State found its identity? James Franklin weighs in -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Why PSU will beat Temple -- ISportsWeb (Dusak)

Penn St details plan to mark Paterno debut; alums return -- Associated Press (Johnson)

How does Penn State handle in-season recruiting? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Matt Rhule keeps focus on this Penn State game, not last year's -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Narducci)

Five decades of Penn State lettermen to celebrate Joe Paterno in private event -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Penn State should have punted on the Joe Paterno 50th anniversary ceremony -- CBSSports.com (Solomon)

Penn State will honor Joe Paterno by focusing on his commitment to student-athletes -- Collegian (Fischer)

Penn State getting aggressive on offense as defense catches up -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State releases details of Saturday’s commemoration of Paterno’s 1st game -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Josh Gattis to hit recruiting trail pre-Temple -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Barkley Happy With How He's Seeing Blitzes -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

PSU recruiting notes -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Soccer

Opportunities to shine going into challenging road trip for Penn State women -- Collegian (Warcholak)

Volleyball

Penn State looks to carry momentum through Penn State Invitational -- Collegian (Panny)

THURSDAY SEPT. 15

Penn State Football/Recruiting

3 Nittany Lions to Watch in the Game Against Temple -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Penn State prepares for next in-state rival -- Collegian (Han)

Rich Scarcella: Franklin, Penn State face 'pivotal' game -- Reading Eagle

Penn State's John Reid improves by watching film -- Reading Eagle (Rich Scarcella)

Penn State's front 7 searching for answers after loss -- Associated Press

Penn State's Reid hoping to end team's long punt-return touchdown drought -- Allentown Morning Call (Johnson)

Penn State practice report: Franklin prioritizes running game, improved tackling technique -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Franklin says DT Kevin Givens has undergone concussion protocol -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Former football lettermen to honor Paterno anniversary -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Cohn)

Temple hopes to mute the Penn State crowd -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Narducci)

Tackle: Nittany Lions preparing for Owls with 'chip on our shoulder' -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

James Franklin could pay price for losing again to Temple -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Jensen)

30 minutes not enough -- ISportsWeb (Dusak)

'Honor Joe' event set for Friday with Mike the Mailman, Brandon Noble signing -- Collegian (Herdle)

Grading Penn State's offensive line play, DeAndre Thompkins on his first big game, more -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

As Ohio State, Urban Meyer prepare to call, Micah Parsons' dad talks Penn State play, fans' comments -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Why John Reid is already drawing comparisons to Derrick Williams as a punt returner -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State And Temple Collaborate In New It’s On Us Video To Premier At Beaver Stadium -- Onward State (Wulfhorst)

TEMPLE PREPARING FOR CHALLENGES OF PENN STATE, BEAVER STADIUM -- Comcast SportsNet (Paone)

While Pitt is all aglow about renewal with PSU, Rhule treats Temple's last date like no big deal -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Four keys for Penn State against Temple -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

WEDNESDAY SEPT. 14

Penn State Football/Recruiting

What Comes Next After A Frustrating Loss To Pitt -- Onward State (Rockwell)

Nittany Lions Already Making History In Point-Happy Season -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Franklin: Penn State D-line needs to improve -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Martell)

Penn State's front seven searching for answers after loss -- Associated Press 

Penn State's up-tempo offense has hit a few speed bumps -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Pat Croce pumps up Temple Owls for Penn State -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Penn State defensive line: Mind gaps or get gashed -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Penn State lettermen set to show support for Paterno -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Injuries, Tempo, Return Jobs And More From James Franklin's Press Conference -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Gap control and secondary depth key on defense for Penn State -- Collegian (Rubin)

James Franklin on Pitt’s defensive clapping: ‘It’s illegal' -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Pitt's defensive clapping was 'illegal,' Penn State coach James Franklin says -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Owls RB Jahad Thomas' status uncertain for Saturday -- PennLive.com (Gillen)

Franklin focusing on Temple, not university plans to commemorate Joe Paterno's first game -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Snap Counts: at Pitt -- Black Shoe Diaries

One Lion wideout is in bounce-back mode, another looks to build on a promising start -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Franklin takeaways -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

James Franklin Weekly Press Conference Notes: Temple Week -- Black Shoe Diaries (Sauertieg)

TUESDAY SEPT. 13

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Despite The Loss, Saturday Was A Good Recruiting Day For Penn State -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

The Aftermath: How Penn State’s Loss Impacts Pittsburgh-Area Recruiting -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Let’s Be Frank: Penn State’s consistent preparation created complacency in loss to Pitt -- Collegian

Penn State in top six for four-star WR Mark Webb, who will announce decision Friday night -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Analyzing the Penn State Depth Chart for the Temple Game -- Victory Bell Rings (Lunnen)

Penn State-Temple: Top storylines for the Nittany Lions, Owls heading into Saturday's game -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State-Temple up next: Here's what you need to know about the Owls -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State lost by 17 to Temple last season ... and now is a 9-point favorite over the Owls -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Revenge? Joe Moorhead seeks none vs Temple -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Temple Owls Preview -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

A five-star linebacker will visit Penn State this weekend -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Ben State Football: 30 Minutes That Saved James Franklin, For Now -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Temple football quick takes from Matt Rhule's conference call -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Narducci)

MONDAY SEPT. 12

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State offense shows plenty of punch in loss to Pitt -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Why a Win Over Temple Counts Double -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Aside from a few mistakes Penn State’s Trace McSorley put together a solid display -- Collegian (Rubin)

Lions Wrap: Penn State’s missing defensive players hurt team in loss to Pitt -- Collegian (Martell)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Penn State’s 42-39 loss to Pitt -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Is Penn State losing the chess match? -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

The Penn State rewind: Great backs, chirpy coaches and defensive questions -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Barkley Impressive Even In Loss -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Close Calls Becoming a Signature of the James Franklin Era at Penn State -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Handing Out The Grades Following Loss To Pitt -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

SUNDAY SEPT. 11

Penn State Football/Recruiting

COLLINS: Mistakes, not youth, sink Penn State vs. Pitt -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Penn State, Virginia Tech contacting St. Joseph's Prep four-star Darryle Simmons the most -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Ron Cook: Here's hoping Penn State AD took in excitement, intensity of rivalry game -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pitt-Penn State game draws largest crowd ever for sporting event in Pittsburgh -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Juliano: Mistakes Haunt Penn State -- Philadelphia Inquirer

Pitt emphatic about rivalry. Penn State? Meh.-- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

But for one bad pass, Trace McSorley might've led a Penn State comeback win for the ages -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Penn State expected Pitt to run different style of offense -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Pre-game, in-game injuries plague Penn State -- Centre Daily Times 

Penn State special teams improving despite errors -- Centre Daily Times

Clap cadence 'just another excuse,' Pitt coach says -- Centre Daily Times

When McSorley’s Back is Against the Wall -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Pitt-Penn State Game Draws Record Crowds -- KDKA

What to make of Penn State after its heart-stopping 42-39 loss to Pitt: Lions will be exciting ... and messy -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Mistakes prove costly in Penn State's 42-39 loss to Pitt -- Beaver County Times (Tepper)

Pitt used Penn State's downplaying of rivalry as motivation -- PennLive.com (Kirschman)

Penn State football's inconsistent offense hurts team in loss to Pittsburgh -- Collegian (Han)

Sorry, Penn State — now Pitt is your rival, whether you like it or not -- Sporting News (Gentille)

Miscues Doom Nittany Lions In Loss -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Panthers believe in rivalry, question Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State's defense struggles in loss to Pittsburgh -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State falls to Pitt in tight Keystone Classic showdown -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State's special teams clearly improving, but when will the good finally outweigh the bad? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Pitt 42, Penn State 39: 5 things we learned about Saturday's thriller at Heinz Field -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

The Penn State-Pitt turning point -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

What Saquon Barkley's five touchdown performance tells us about Penn State's offense -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State coach James Franklin is officially on the hot seat -- FoxSports.com (Kurtenbach)

Penn State falls to Pitt in a thriller -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Nittany Lions Come Back, Fall Short at Pitt -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr.)

Pitt wins 'gigantic' rivalry game as Penn State leaves with questions -- ESPN.com (Moyer)

SATURDAY SEPT. 10

Penn State Football/Recruiting

For Pitt, Penn State, WVU, finding time for rivals not so simple -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Meyer)

Nostalgia, history play key roles as Pitt-Penn State rivalry ends 16-year hiatus today -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Menendez)

Pitt victory will put PSU coach James Franklin on a hotter seat -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Cook)

Pitt-Penn State Game Day: What fans need to know -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Blazina)

Pitt-Penn State rivalry fueled by healthy hatred -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (DiPaola)

Bad blood? Not quite yet for Penn State, Pitt -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Saquon Barkley, James Conner bring new star power to Penn State-Pitt game -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Expect Penn State and Pitt to open up the playbook -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Return of Penn State-Pitt rivalry shows how much they still need each other -- Sporting News (DeCourcy)

Pitt-Penn State is a big game, and both coaches know it -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Zeise)

Pitt coach claims Penn State getting away with linemen downfield -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State-Pitt: Could playing the game keep more recruits in Pennsylvania? -- PennLive.com (Kirschman)

5 things to know before Penn State at Pitt -- Big Ten Network

Where will Penn State's coaches recruit on Friday before Pitt-PSU? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Opponent Preview: Pitt -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State-Pitt rivalry has lost its juice for younger generations, but that could change tomorrow -- PennLive.com (Johnson)

Hockey

David Goodwin named team captain for Penn State hockey -- Centre Daily Times

Soccer

Penn State women’s soccer coach Erica Dambach earns 200th career victory -- Centre Daily Times 

Penn State men’s soccer stunned by St. Francis -- Centre Daily Times 

Volleyball

Penn State women’s volleyball beats Siena to end losing skid -- Centre Daily Times

FRIDAY SEPT. 9

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Pittsburgh seizing outdoor sofas in advance of Pitt-Penn State game -- PennLive.com (Vendel)

Reigniting the Rivalry: The Future of Penn State-Pitt -- Black Shoe Diaries (Slanina)

Here's everything you need to know about the Pitt-Penn State game -- PennLive.com (Sadowski)

A Rival for Penn State -- Off Tackle Empire

The big win comes in recruiting at Pitt-Penn State game -- Beaver County Times (DeFazio)

Penn State prepares to face Pittsburgh for first time since 2000 -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State focuses on strategy rather than emotion going into game against Pitt -- Collegian (Han)

Penn State game against Pitt affects state of Pennsylvania football -- Collegian (Martell)

There will be blue at Pitt-Penn State, but which side will most be on? -- Beaver County Times (Saunders)

Penn State could flip offensive script against Pitt -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Martell)

Penn State, Pitt won't play every year, but they should -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

Penn State Gameday: Pitt edition -- Allentown Morning Call

Penn State to rekindle heated Pitt series at Heinz Field -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

What did James Franklin have to say on the Penn State coaches show? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Why did Pitt and Penn State break tradition for 16 years? -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State corners excelling in run support -- Associated Press

Penn State, Pitt look to head off tensions before game -- Centre Daily Times (Falce)

Penn State-Pitt: Historic rivalry ready for renewal -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Pitt chancellor, Penn State president ask fans to behave during rivalry game -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Penn State's Terry Smith on his Pitt-PSU days, the way the Lions are approaching Saturday -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Assistant Terry Smith a part of Penn State-Pitt history as player, coach -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)


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16 years in the making, 2 teams, 1 age-old competition -- Centre Daily Times (Barron)

Pitt Q&A - Terry Smith -- GoPSUSports.com

Heading to the Pitt-Penn State game? Here's what to watch for on the roads -- PennLive.com (Miller)

Penn State-Pitt: A History -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Pittsburgh plays Penn State — and the ghosts of the past -- Today's U (Zemek)

Penn State, Pitt approaching game in different ways -- ESPN.com (Moyer)

THURSDAY SEPT. 8

Penn State Football/Recruiting

3 Nittany Lions to Watch in the Game at Pitt -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr.)

Nittany Lions Preparing For A Little Bit Of Everything -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State Deserves A Better Rival Than Pitt -- Onward State (Reisman)

Penn State gets ready for crowd noise at Pittsburgh -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Let’s learn from the past: Pitt-Penn State rivalry -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Smith)

Franklin Knows a Thing or Two About Winning Rivalry Games -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

VIDEO: PRACTICE UPDATE - PITT -- GoPSUSports.com

James Franklin reviews scouting techniques for Pitt, stresses composure -- PennLive.com (Petrolias)

Penn State’s James Franklin, team preparing for rowdy Heinz Field crowd -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Pitt lineman Dorian Johnson's decision to play for the Panthers instead of Penn State coming full circle -- Beaver County Times (DeFazio)

Penn State target Isheem Young of Imhotep Charter picks up Buckeyes offer -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Ohio State offers Penn State commit, Central Dauphin DE Micah Parsons -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Why did Penn State guard Ryan Bates sit out a few series against Kent State? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Could Pitt-Penn State set an attendance record in Pittsburgh? -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Pitt AD wants to keep playing PSU 'in perpetuity' -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Menendez)

Best of Week 2: Penn State-Pittsburgh will be fun -- Big Ten Network (Dienhart)

Penn State kicker Tyler Davis ready to stay perfect at Heinz Field -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Davis Ready To Kick At Tricky Heinz Field -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

James Franklin: “Hey Narduzzi What’s Good!” -- Black Shoe Diaries (Moreta-Feliz)

Best rivalry win ever? How Penn State shocked Marino, No. 1 Pitt -- ESPN.com (Moyer)

How Tyler Davis went from soccer player without a soccer home to Penn State's starting kicker -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Alumni

TWENTY-NINE NITTANY LIONS ON NFL KICKOFF WEEK ROSTERS -- GoPSUSports.com

WEDNESDAY SEPT. 7

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State vs. Pitt Prediction, Game Preview -- Campus Insiders (Miller)

BSD Film Room Week 2: Improvement on the Offensive Line -- Black Shoe Diaries

Penn State matchup: A look at the key positions for the Lions, Pitt on Saturday -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Bowen And Cooper Come Into Focus To Sustain Linebacker Depth -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Honoring the late Joe Paterno? Wrong again, Penn State -- LancasterOnline

Franklin: Scheduling main obstacle for PSU-Pitt rivalry to continue -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Penn State head coach not making a big deal out of Saturday's Pitt game -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Penn State safety has parents with strong connection to Pitt -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

2016 Tuesday Press Conference Roundup - Pitt -- GoPSUSports.com

Pitt, Penn State taking different approaches to Saturday's game -- Beaver County Times (DeFazio)

No hype needed for Penn State-Pitt game -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Players get history lessons on storied PSU-Pitt rivalry -- Associated Press (Johnson)

Penn State preparing for its trip to Pittsburgh for first time in 16 years -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State, Pitt taking different approaches to renewed rivalry -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Penn State, Pitt embrace renewed rivalry in different ways -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Depth Chart & Injury Report Week Two: Pittsburgh -- Black Shoe Diaries

How did Penn State's offense work in Week 1? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State players, coaches calm as Pitt Week hype builds -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Schwan In And Givens Out? James Franklin Press Conference Recap -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

James Franklin comments on Penn State’s intent to honor Paterno’s 1st game -- Centre Daily Times (Rogrigue)

PSU takeaway No. 1: Penn State-Pitt is a rivalry players have only heard about -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

PSU takeaway #2: Can the Lions play faster? Check with me -- LancasterOnline (Gross) 

Takeaway #3: Honoring Paterno is PSU's call, not Franklin's -- LancasterOnline (Gross) 

Penn State takeaway #4: Schwan might be ready to play, Franklin's ready to dance -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

Penn State five takeaways: #5 - Franklin scared of the media? No, that was a joke -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

PSU QB Trace McSorley downplays rivalry with Pitt -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Ryan)

Why Penn State-Pitt is the most important game of James Franklin's career -- FoxSports.com (Kurtenbach)

Renewed Pitt-Penn State rivalry will never match former levels -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Zeise)

Franklin: PSU football team keeping its focus ahead of Pitt game -- Pittsburgh Triune-Review (Martell)

What does James Franklin think of plans to commemorate Joe Paterno's first game at PSU next week? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

How will Penn State-Pittsburgh impact recruiting? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Narduzzi's gag order won't help Pitt beat Penn State -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Soccer

Penn State goalkeeper receives Big Ten honor -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

TUESDAY SEPT. 6

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Week 1 review, Pitt week preview on ‘Three and Out’ podcast -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Students face backlash after editorial blasting decision to honor Joe Paterno -- Poynter (Warren)

Penn State Tale of the Tape: Kent State - Lebanon Daily News (Callahan)

Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State students camp outside of the Bryce Jordan Center to get tickets for road trip to Pitt -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State combats focus on Barkley -- Collegian (Han)

Lions Wrap: Penn State improves from last season’s opener -- Collegian (Martell)

Analyzing the Penn State Depth Chart for the Pitt Game -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr.)

PENN STATE-PITT GAME NOTES -- GoPSUSports.com 

Penn State-Pitt: Takeaways from Pat Narduzzi's Monday press conference -- PennLive.com (Kirschman)

With PSU looming, Pitt coach wants no distractions -- Associated Pres (Meyer)

Penn State-Pitt: Top storylines for Lions, Panthers -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi embraces Penn State rivalry -- PennLive.com (Kirschman)

Pitt's Narduzzi wants no distractions for his players ahead of Penn State game -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Menendez)

Penn State commit, Central Dauphin DE Micah Parsons adds offer from LSU -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Ben State Football: One Game Won't Change Balance Of Power, But A Series Can -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Pitt to close practices, not let players speak ahead of Penn State game -- PennLive.com (Kirschman)

Monday Notebook: Week One Highlights -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

Most memorable games of Pitt-Penn State rivalry -- ESPN.com (Moyer)

Pittsburgh opens as a 4.5-point favorite over Penn State -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Pittsburgh Panthers Preview  -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr.)

Nittany Lions an Underdog to Pitt -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr.)

Pittsburgh, Penn State set for 'big game' that's become rare -- USA Today (Auerbach)

BSD MVPs-Kent State: Shareef Miller, Trace McSorley, and Blake Gillikin -- Black Shoe Diaries

MMQB: What does the Pitt rivalry mean to you? -- Black Shoe Diaries (Greene)

For the Future: Penn State recruits who shined on the high school field last weekend -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Alumni

Penn Staters in the NFL: Pre-Season Week Four -- Black Shoe Diaries

Soccer

Sigue’s overtime goal lifts Penn State men’s soccer over Oakland -- Centre Daily Times

Volleyball

Stanford sweeps Penn State in women’s volleyball -- Centre Daily Times

FRIDAY SEPT. 2

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Why Honoring Paterno Still Matters -- Onward State (Horne)

Saquon Barkley and the power of choice -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Ron Cook: It's fine for Penn State to honor Joe Paterno by commemorating his first win -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Cook)

Madden: Pitt-Penn State game needs nastiness to make it a relevant rivalry again -- Beaver County Times (Madden)

Penn State will be entertaining this year -- Collegian (Martell)

Trace McSorley ready to lead Penn State’s offense -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State has numerous personnel advantages over Kent State -- Collegian (Rubin)

Joe Moorhead going to bring tempo and a spread offense to Penn State -- Collegian (Rubin)

Here’s What No One Else is Telling You About the New Offense -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Find out which schools kept Penn State target, Camp Hill TE Zack Kuntz's phone ringing until 4 a.m. -- PennLive.com (Linder)

'I've taken it to a whole other level,' Penn State's Saquon Barkley says -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State news and notes from James Franklin's Week 1 radio show -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State looks for better kicking game as season begins -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Penn State hopes to flex new offense against Kent State -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

PSU's plan to commemorate Paterno's debut sparks fury -- Associated Press (Johnson)

Unproven defensive line strives to maintain Penn State's sack attack -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Martell)

Penn State Finally Caves As Paterno Set To Be Honored -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State TE Mike Gesicki plans bounce-back season -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Penn State will honor 50th anniversary of Paterno's first game -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Ryan)

Penn State to commemorate 50th anniversary of Paterno’s 1st game -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Penn State to formally honor Joe Paterno Sept. 17 -- ESPN (Moyer)

Penn State to honor 50-year anniversary of Joe Paterno's first game Sept. 17 -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State Q&A: Huff talks special teams tour, kicking battle -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Saquon Barkley Gets 75/1 Odds To Win Heisman -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Franklin Named To East Stroudsburg Hall Of Fame -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State-Kent State: My thoughts on how Saturday's 60 minutes will play out -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Remade Penn State roars into season to remember? -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Penn State has clear advantage over Kent State -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Alumni

Former Penn State QB Christian Hackenberg gets needed reps for Jets but struggles against Eagles -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Lions in the League: Hackenberg struggles in final preseason game -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

THURSDAY SEPT. 1

Penn State Football/Recruiting

3 Nittany Lions to Watch in the Game vs. Kent State -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr.)

Nittanyville Yet Another Sign Of Football's Return -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

What is the college football fall evaluation period? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State's Nyeem Wartman-White is ready to play -- PennLive.com (Petrolias)

Three freshmen players stand out during preseason for Penn State -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State quick hits: Some new talking points from James Franklin's Wednesday availability -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

PENN STATE SEASON PREVIEW: IS JAMES FRANKLIN ON THE HOT SEAT? -- Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia (Jones)

Looking back, and forward, as James Franklin starts season three at Penn State -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

How will Penn State stop the "Flash?" -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Penn State's Nyeem Wartman-White eager to play again — even on special teams -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Speed of offense will surprise people, players say -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

A sign that Desmond Holmes can be a Penn State tackle of the future, in one video -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

How has Penn State star Saquon Barkley changed over the last 365 days? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Another young Penn State roster ready for season-opener -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Four keys for Penn State: The Lions plan to vanquish heavy underdog Kent State on Saturday -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Worth the price of admission: Penn State's most exciting players to watch in 2016 -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Penn State matchup: A look at the key positions for the Lions, Kent State on Saturday -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Flashes Open Season at Penn State Saturday -- Kent State Athletics

WEDNESDAY AUG. 31

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Can Wait On Top 2017 Targets With Majority Of Class In Place -- Onward State (Kasales)

Barkley Likely Set For Situational Returns On Special Teams -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Barkley fulfilling Penn State's hopes -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Penn State's depth chart reveals new-look lines -- Lebanon Daily News (Callahan)

Going to a Penn State game? You might want to read about their security -- Centre Daily Times

PSU depth chart shines light on critical roles -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Gesicki: 'I'm determined to reach my full potential' -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

New faces helping Penn State kick off the new season -- Collegian (Han)

Penn State reveals its football depth chart -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Five takeaways from James Franklin's presser: No. 5, what Kent State might do  -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

Takeaway #4: No trace of Trace no longer being Trace -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

Penn State takeaway #3: Moorhead's great, but let's not go nuts -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

PSU takeaway #2: TE Bowers out for year, focus tightens on Gesicki -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

PSU takeaway #1: As the depth chart churns  -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

Nobody, Not Even Franklin Has Answer To Season's Most Pressing Question -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State football prepares for Kent State while losing a tight end -- Collegian (Rubin)

Watch Penn State commit, Central Dauphin DE Micah Parsons return interception 90 yards for score -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Another young Penn State roster ready for season-opener -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State starting defensive end Evan Schwan channels Carl Nassib, Brendan Mahon comes of age -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State releases 2016 Week 1 depth chart -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State to add metal detection at Beaver Stadium gates -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Nittany Lions host Kent State Saturday in 130th season opener -- Penn State News

What's new at Beaver Stadium? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

TUESDAY AUG. 30

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Five keys to making Penn State good again -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference - StateCollege.com (Jones)

Todd Blackledge Wants to See Pitt-Penn State Every Year -- StateCollege.com (Abruzesse)

Gameday Preview: Penn State vs Kent State -- CBS Sports

Mike Gesicki looks to put the struggles of seasons past behind him for Penn State -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State football program enjoys constant force in Brandon Bell -- Collegian (Han)

Williams to join Penn State football broadcast team -- Penn State News

After 2 years of ugly offense, Penn State takes new approach -- Associated Press (Russo)

What you need to know about Penn State before Ohio State plays them -- Land Grant Holy Land (Brown)

Williams Set To Join Radio Broadcast -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State Football Position Previews: Offensive Line -- Black Shoe Diaries (Aydin)

Penn State star receivers are even better givers -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Soccer

5 Penn State women’s soccer players headed for U.S. U-20 squad -- Centre Daily Times

Volleyball

Penn State women’s volleyball demonstrates decreased performance level through Classic -- Collegian (Panny)


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MONDAY AUG. 29

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State’s linebackers play key role in defense -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State Football, Fast and Furious: 25 Games in 15 Months as Phase 2 of the Franklin Era Begins -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Penn State football: Nittany Lions' D-line set to tackle inexperience -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley emerging as elite talent -- Saturday Blitz (Strackbein)

PSU preview 2016: Barkley a sight to behold -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Sokoloski)

Penn State football podcast: Previewing the Nittany Lions' offense -- PennLive.com

Built for Speed: How Penn State football’s new offense came to be -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Penn State 2016 Football Forecast -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State 2016 Football Training Camp Roundup -- Black Shoe Diaries

Penn State Football 2016 Preview: LB Von Walker -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr.)

Soccer

Penn State men’s soccer gives up half-time lead in overtime loss to California -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Volleyball

Penn State women’s volleyball voices disappointment in performance at Penn State Classic -- Collegian (Panny)

SUNDAY AUG. 28

Penn State Football/Recruiting

New Nyeem hopes to show Penn State he's different person, but as good as ever -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Collins: There should be no controversy around McSorley -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Penn State's projected 2016 depth chart -- Allentown Morning Call

Penn State's 'beautiful marriage' offense ready to bloom -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State football preview: Receiver Blacknall could expand Lions' playbook -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Martell)

Big Ten preview: Penn State -- LancasterOnline (Gross)

Lost Generation: Ex-Pitt, Penn State players who weren't part of rivalry -- Beaver County Times (DeFazio)

Volleyball

North Carolina rallies to beat Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

SATURDAY AUG. 27

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State football podcast: Ross Tucker gives his take on the starting offensive line -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Watch Penn State four-star QB commit Sean Clifford open 2016 season on ESPN today -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Born to win? Penn State QB Trace McSorley did it from Day 1 in high school ... and nearly did it against Georgia -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Six Penn State football talking points at one week out -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Sheriff Seeks to Provide Presence at Penn State Home Games -- StateCollege.com (Webster)

Penn State, Pittsburgh announce marketing plan to dub 4-year series the 'Keystone Classic' -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State-Pitt game secures new name, corporate backing -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Take A Breath, It All Starts Next Week -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State Friday 5: Another Saquon Barkley honor, Derrek Pitts shines in senior debut, more -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Prediction Roundtable: How Many Wins Will Penn State Get in 2016? -- Victory Bell Rings

The Subtle Resurgence of Penn State Football -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Lady Lion Basketball

Penn State women’s basketball announces captains -- Centre Daily Times

Soccer

MEN'S SOCCER DRAWS WITH NO. 1 STANFORD -- GoPSUSports.com

NITTANY LION RALLY FALLS SHORT -- GoPSUSports.com

Nittany Lions tie No. 1 Stanford in men’s soccer -- Centre Daily Times

BYU upsets Penn State women’s soccer -- Centre Daily Times

Volleyball

NO. 9 VOLLEYBALL POWERS PAST GEORGIA SOUTHERN -- GoPSUSports.com

NO. 9 W. VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS WEST VIRGINIA IN SEASON OPENER -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State women’s volleyball sweeps West Virginia -- Centre Daily Times

FRIDAY AUG. 26

Penn State Football/Recruiting

PSU Playbook: How to apply stunt pressure -- Lebanon Daily News (Callahan)

Know Your Penn State Football Enemy: Michigan State Spartans -- Victory Bell Rings (Hunter)

The Meaning Behind Trace McSorley’s Tattoo …and 9 Other Signs of Faith In Penn State’s Starting Quarterback -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Naming McSorley as starting QB was smart for win-hungry Penn State -- Philadelphia Inquirer (Juliano)

Barkley Added To Lombardi Award Watch List -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State hitting 'peak,' LB Jason Cabinda says, as another season nears -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

BARKLEY SELECTED TO LOMBARDI WATCH LIST -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State football’s ‘names to know’ in 2016 -- Centre Daily Times (Rodrigue)

Three Freshmen Green Lit For Early Contributions -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Know Your Penn State Football Enemy: Indiana Hoosiers -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr.)

Penn State football: 5 things to watch in 2016 -- Campus Sports (Bailey)

Penn State mailbag: win total projections, analyzing green shirt decisions, and more -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Alumni

Jets quarterbacks coach compares Christian Hackenberg's mechanics to a golf swing -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Soccer

Penn State men’s soccer prepared for Stanford, 2016 season -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Volleyball

Starting setter a mystery as Penn State women's volleyball opens season -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

THURSDAY AUG. 25

Welcome to Day 1 of the Trace McSorley Era! So, grab your morning beverage of choice and read on!

Penn State Football/Recruiting

How I Found the Grace to Stop Hating Pitt -- StateCollege.com

3 freshmen get ‘green light’ to play in opener -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State football names starting quarterback -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State football has deep corps of defensive backs entering 2016 season -- Collegian

Penn State's new quarterback? It's Trace McSorley -- York Daily Record

Penn State's projected five on the offensive line: some youth, but mostly experience, for better or worse -- PennLive.com

Penn State's QB decision explained -- PennLive.com

Who are the Penn State freshmen green lit to play against Kent State? -- PennLive.com

Penn State's James Franklin has named his starting quarterback -- PennLive.com

Trace McSorley Named Starter -- StateCollege.com

Trace McSorley wins Penn State QB battle -- Lancaster Online

McSorley named Penn State's starting quarterback -- Associated Press

James Franklin names Trace McSorley as quarterback for 2016 season -- Collegian

Quarterback Trace McSorley wins the starting job at Penn State -- Allentown Morning Call

THE PENN STATE COACHES SHOW DEBUTS THURSDAY NIGHT -- GoPSUSports.com

Dallas’ Monk, Lake-Lehman’s McGovern and Eury are players to watch on Penn State football team -- The Dallas Post (PA)

ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit calls Saquon Barkley the 'breakout star' of 2016 -- Allentown Morning Call

WEDNESDAY AUG. 24

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Wide receivers prepare for central role in Penn State offense -- Collegian

Youth making an impact on the offensive line -- The Intelligencer

Penn State football names 2016 captains -- Centre Daily Times

Nittany Lions Name Captains For 2016 Season -- StateCollege.com

Who are Penn State's captains in 2016? The three names to know are out -- PennLive.com

Football Names Captains for 130th Season -- GoPSUSports.com

Best Case And Worst Case For Each Game -- StateCollege.com

Can defensive line repeat last year’s success? -- Victory Bell Rings

Bruce Feldman's 2016 Big Ten predictions -- FoxSports.com

Nittany Lion Basketball

Chambers looks forward to putting program on ‘different stage’ with game at Palestra -- Centre Daily Times

Soccer

Freigang receives Big Ten women’s soccer honor -- Centre Daily Times

Volleyball

Rose proud of former Penn State volleyball players’ performances in Rio -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State picked 4th in Big Ten preseason poll -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State Picked Fourth in B1G Preseason Poll -- GoPSUSports.com

TUESDAY AUG. 23

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Know Your Penn State Football Enemy: Iowa Hawkeyes -- Victory Bell Rings

Position battles define the defensive line for Penn State football during camp -- Collegian

Garrett Sickels looks to anchor Penn State football’s defensive line this season -- Collegian

PENN STATE FOOTBALL RUN-ON TRYOUTS TO BE HELD -- GoPSUSports.com

2016 Big Ten Expert Picks: Overrated, underrated, predicted order of finish -- CBS Sports

To contend in Big Ten East, Penn State must surprise up front like '93 Badgers, '95 Wildcats -- PennLive.com

Is John Reid ready to break out in 2016? The Penn State corner is likely to; here's why -- PennLive.com

Button slogans for Penn State football 2016 games released -- Collegian

Penn State Football: Five Things To Know If You're New In Town -- StateCollege.com

Dienhart's Big Ten Mailbag: Your latest football questions -- Big Ten Network

Know Your Penn State Football Enemy: Purdue Boilermakers -- Victory Bell Rings

MMQB: Which 2016 Matchup Will Be Penn State Football’s Toughest? -- Black Shoe Diaries

Penn State Head Coach James Franklin Keeps Practice Mood Light -- Victory Bell Rings

Penn State football has too much to lose by playing Barkley on special teams -- Collegian

Nittany Lion Basketball

PENN STATE BASKETBALL TO HOST MICHIGAN STATE AT PALESTRA ON JAN. 7 -- Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia

SUNDAY AUG. 21

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Football 2016 Preview: WR DeAndre Thompkins -- Victory Bell Rings

Penn State receivers a deep, talented group -- Reading Eagle

Lions seek breakthrough in Franklin’s third year -- Johnstown Tribune-Democrat

Penn State recruiting podcast:Hippenhammer, Freiermuth -- PennLive.com

Alumni

Former Penn State standout Frank Molinaro begins tough road toward gold -- Centre Daily Times

U.S. women’s volleyball bounces back for bronze medal -- Centre Daily Times

SATURDAY AUG. 20

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Rivalries like Penn State-Pitt don't matter to leagues -- PennLive.com

Why did Pat Freiermuth pick Penn State? -- PennLive.com

Penn State's O-line gets infusion of youth -- Sunbury Daily Item

‘Names to know’ at each Penn State position on ‘Three and Out’ podcast -- Centre Daily Times

Maryland Commit Sets Penn State Visit Date -- Victory Bell Rings

Seats for Servicemembers Ticket Applications Now Being Accepted -- GoPSUSports.com

Pitt Game Sells Out As Season Closes In -- StateCollege.com

Alumni

New York Jets still can't find time for Christian Hackenberg in second preseason game -- PennLive.com

Soccer

Penn State women’s soccer ties West Virginia in season opener -- Centre Daily Times

Freigang Makes Immediate Impact -- GoPSUSports.com

FRIDAY AUG. 19

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Preseason Top 10 Players: Number 1 - Saquon Barkley -- Black Shoe Diaries

Know Your Penn State Football Enemy: Ohio State Buckeyes -- Victory Bell Rings

No. 7 Stow football has size, experience from state semifinal run -- Cleveland Plain Dealer

Seats for Servicemembers available for Penn State football game -- Centre Daily Times

How Hyped is Penn State Football for the Pitt Game? -- StateCollege.com

PSU Playbook: Trick plays -- Lebanon Daily News

Penn State mailbag: what's up at left tackle, who is the new tight end name to know, more -- PennLive.com

Penn State Preseason Top 10 Players: No. 2 Chris Godwin -- Black Shoe Diaries

Hello Again: The Defensive Redshirt Freshmen -- Black Shoe Diaries

Alumni

U.S. women’s volleyball falls, to play for bronze -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State’s Joe Kovacs wins Olympic silver medal in shot put -- Centre Daily Times

Hockey

Dawes added to Penn State men’s hockey staff -- Centre Daily Times

Soccer

Penn State women’s soccer tasked with defending national title -- Centre Daily Times

Wrestling

Penn State wrestling schedule: Lehigh at BJC, most key BIG matches away -- PennLive.com

Penn State wrestling releases title-defending schedule -- Centre Daily Times

THURSDAY AUG. 18

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Football 2016 Preview: QB Tommy Stevens -- Victory Bell Rings

PSU practice notes: O-line down to final 8-9 -- LancasterOnline

Penn State's offensive line reloads under new coach -- Philadelphia Daily News

Offensive line shuffling begins to mold unit under Matt Limegrover -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State's Saquon Barkley taking 'pro' approach to training camp -- Allentown Morning Call

Offensive Line Coming Into Focus As Camp Continues -- StateCollege.com

Catching up with Penn State's Saquon Barkley -- PennLive.com

Penn State coaches still mixing and matching along offensive line -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

How is Penn State's OL shaping up? -- PennLive.com

Know Your Penn State Football Enemy: Maryland Terrapins -- Victory Bell Rings

Penn State Preseason Top 10 Players: Number 3 - Brandon Bell -- Black Shoe Diaries

See you in September: A look at Penn State's challenging start -- PennLive.com

WEDNESDAY AUG. 17

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State defense tasked with playing 'complementary football' -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Penn State O-line has something to prove -- Grand Island Independent (NE)

Four-star tight end commits to Penn State -- Centre Daily Times

Brooks star Freiermuth commits to Penn State -- The Eagle-Tribune (MA)

Massachusetts' Top Prospect Commits To Nittany Lions -- StateCollege.com

Penn State Football Recruiting Commit Breakdown: TE Pat Freiermuth -- Victory Bell Rings

How Penn State hit all the right recruiting buttons this summer -- PennLive.com

Four-Star 2018 TE Pat Freiermuth Chooses Penn State -- Onward State

Penn State Preseason Top 10 Players: Number 4, Nyeem Wartman-White -- Black Shoe Diaries

Oh, Hello: 2018 MA TE Pat Freiermuth Commits to Penn State -- Black Shoe Diaries

Four-star TE Pat Freiermuth is Penn State's fourth 2018 pledge as commitment streak continues -- PennLive.com

Alumni

HEISER: Former PSU QB Hackenberg struggling with Jets -- York Dispatch

U.S. women's volleyball team one win away from Olympic finals -- Centre Daily Times

Men's Basketball

Penn State to face Albany in season opener -- Centre Daily Times

TUESDAY AUG. 16

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Football 2016 Preview: OL Chance Sorrell -- Victory Bell Rings

Road tripping the college football season -- Lebanon Daily News

Could a Penn State starting QB decision be on the horizon? -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

John Reid: Nittany Lion with the heart of a Hawk -- Philadelphia Inquirer

Purdue football summer scout: Penn State -- Lafayette Journal-Courier

Training Camp Mailbag, Ohio State, Running Backs And More -- StateCollege.com

Picking the best college football team in each state entering 2016 -- CBS Sports

Penn State's 2017 recruiting class soars into top 20 following Mac Hippenhammer's commitment -- PennLive.com

Do Michigan and Penn State Still Deserve to be Called “Powerhouses”? -- Off Tackle Empire

Football tour notebook: Fun takes from Penn State practice -- Big Ten Network

Penn State Preseason Top 10 Players: #5 DaeSean Hamilton -- Black Shoe Diaries

Alumni

U.S. men's volleyball team wins again with heavy Penn State influence -- Centre Daily Times

MONDAY AUG. 15

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Football To Host A Big Visitor On Monday -- Victory Bell Rings

The Mane Thing in the Secondary -- StateCollege.com

Penn State commit Micah Parsons talks Florida State offer -- PennLive.com

'Joe would be proud:' Joe Paterno's last recruits enter final season at Penn State -- Allentown Morning Call

Mac Hippenhammer can be a pure playmaker for Penn State -- Today's U

Nittany Lions Add Another Offensive Weapon To 2017 Class -- StateCollege.com

Alumni

Dietzen, top-ranked U.S. women's volleyball team goes unbeaten in group play -- Centre Daily Times

SUNDAY AUG. 14

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Class of 2017 adds 2nd WR -- Centre Daily Times

Changes on offense will help PSU -- Associated Press

Penn State's Tommy Stevens a quarterback of the future … and the past -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Penn State Football Recruiting Commit Breakdown: WR Mac Hippenhammer -- Victory Bell Rings

Oh, Hello: IN WR Mac Hippenhammer Commits to Penn State -- Black Shoe Diaries

Snider's Mac Hippenhammer commits to Penn State -- The News-Sentinel (IN)

Penn State's commitment streak rolls on as Mac Hippenhammer picks the Lions -- PennLive.com

Alumni

Anderson, Russell lead U.S. men's volleyball team past France -- Centre Daily Times

SATURDAY AUG. 13

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State's Trace McSorley would be 2nd-smallest starting QB in Power Five -- PennLive.com

Putting football on target a snap for Penn State's Ty Yazujian -- Centre Daily Times

Could Penn State get another Saturday commitment? Mac Hippenhammer has set his announcement date -- PennLive.com

Dienhart: Here's what I'll be watching at Penn State practice -- Big Ten Network

Penn State Football 2016 Preview: DE Shane Simmons -- Victory Bell Rings

Alumni

Penn State alum Mike Hull joins "Three and Out" podcast -- Centre Daily Times

U.S. women's volleyball team keeps perfect record -- Centre Daily Times

Baseball

Northern's Curtis Robison commits to Penn State -- GameTimePA

FRIDAY AUG. 12

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Know Your Penn State Football Enemy: Michigan Wolverines -- Victory Bell Rings

Which D-tackle Cothran/Cothren is Which? -- StateCollege.com

Penn State looking to spread the wealth among its receivers -- Cnetre Daily Times

Penn State's Wartman-White: Injury made him 'a better person' -- Philadelphia Inquirer

Franklin Insists That QB Race Is Close As Practice Continues -- StateCollege.com

Names To Know: Five Fresh Faces Primed To Shine For The Nittany Lions -- Onward State

All but 2 Penn State games could go off with single-digit Vegas spreads -- PennLive.com

Alumni

Penn State alumni help U.S. men's volleyball team upset Brazil -- Centre Daily Times

THURSDAY AUG. 11

Penn State Football/Recruiting

2016 player preview: DE Garrett Sickels -- Victory Bell Rings

Penn State QB competition burns on -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Penn State trying to translate newfound depth into stronger lineup -- Allentown Morning Call

Penn State QB battle still neck and neck, Franklin says -- Philadelphia Inquirer

Haley, "The Company" getting down to business as fall camp continues -- Centre Daily Times

Tommy Stevens making a run at Trace McSorley, Andrew Nelson at RT? -- PennLive.com

Who could Penn State's rotation corners be and which freshman is making an impact? -- PennLive.com

New Penn State O-line coach Limegrover charged with shoring up inconsistent group -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Know your Penn State football enemy: Temple Owls -- Victory Bell Rings

Penn State: Three breakout stars on offense in 2016 -- ISportsWeb

Penn State preseason Top 10 players: #8 Garrett Sickels -- Black Shoe Diaries

While Penn State is 30-1 to win Big Ten East, it would 3-1 to win West -- PennLive.com

WEDNESDAY AUG. 10

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Football Position Battles: Left Tackle -- Victory Bell Rings

Mike Gesicki/PSU Football Update - TAP into Stafford/LBI

Barkley brings flash; depthchart adds substance to running back unit -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State OT recruit Desmond Holmes has enticing tools to develop -- PennLive.com

Seven burning questions for the Big Ten East entering fall practice -- CBSSports.com

Saquon Barkley eludes 4 defenders for big run in 'Lion's Den' drill -- PennLive.com

Don’t Sleep On Andre Robinson, Penn State’s Marshawn Lynch -- Onward State

Volleyball

Penn State assistant volleyball coach promoted -- Centre Daily Times

TUESDAY AUG. 9

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State offensive line: Do you believe in evolution? -- Lancaster Online

Original Paterno statue sculptors continue campaign to recreate -- Daily Collegian

Cothren expected to lead Penn State's unproven group of defensive tackles -- Centre Daily Times

Timing doesn't much matter in naming starting quarterback -- StateCollege.com

Penn State must persevere in Big Ten East and geographic rivalries must stick for border rivalries -- PennLive.com

2018 recruit Justin Shorter is a rarity with elite size and speed -- PennLive.com

2016 player preview: RB Miles Sanders -- Victory Bell Rings

MONDAY AUG. 8

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State football team poses for photo day -- Centre Daily Times

On Saquon Barkley, Penn State's "beast" and "superstar" -- Allentown Morning Call

Know your Penn State football enemy: Pitt Panthers -- Victory Bell Rings

Teammates tab Blacknall as 2016's breakout player -- StateCollege.com

New roles, fresh faces in Penn State's linebacker unit -- Centre Daily Times

Nittany Lions score 3-star offensive tackle -- Centre Daily Times

Three-star offensive tackle Desmond Holmes commits to Penn State -- Onward State

Recruiting Commit Breakdown: OL Desmond Holmes -- Victory Bell Rings

Oh Hello: PA OT Desmond Holmes commits to Penn State -- Black Shoe Diaries

SUNDAY AUG. 7

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Sportswriter's Notebook: After unwanted attention, case closed -- Reading Eagle

4-star receiver join Penn State's 2018 class -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State searching for starting offensive line in camp -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State running back Barkley makes special request -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Penn State's offense going into 2016 season is "explosive" -- Daily Collegian

Penn State's linebackers look to give defense identity -- Daily Collegian

A Penn State QB fight? Not buying it -- LancasterOnline

Satellite camps went viral this summer, but are they worth it? -- Centre Daily Times

Highly touted wide receiver commits to Penn State -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

A position-by-position look at Penn State training camp -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader

Penn State coaches talk foundations and future to kick off 2016 camp -- LancasterOnline

Justin Shorter to Penn State -- Bleacher Report

Nittany Lions with big addition to 2018 class -- StateCollege.com

Recruiting Commit Breakdown: WR Justin Shorter -- Victory Bell Rings

Penn State lands 3rd 2018 commitment as 4-star WR Justin Shorter picks Lions -- PennLive.com

SATURDAY AUG. 6

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Whether it's McSorley or Stevens, Gerry DiNardo knows about picking right rookie QB -- PennLive.com

Beaver Stadium club extra seats see hike in price -- Centre Daily Times

Competition fierce in talent-packed Penn State secondary -- Centre Daily Times

Pry: "I'd go to battle against anyone in the country with those three linebackers." -- Onward State

Versatility at linebacker despite issues -- StateCollege.com

Alumni

Thirtry-seven former Nittany Lions in NFL training camps -- Penn State News

FRIDAY AUG. 5

Media Day has come and gone and everyone is writing about it.

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State long-snapper enjoyed summers playing for Lemont in County League -- Centre Daily Times

Ten observations from Media Day -- PennLive

Offense could be key for Penn State - Altoona Mirror

QB decision not particularly close -- Scranton Times-Tribune

Penn State holds first practice of 2016 season -- Centre Daily Times

What McSorley learned by watching the Bachelorette (and Chriastian Hackenberg) -- StateCollege.com

Expectations high for Penn State's quarterbacks this season -- Allentown Morning Call

PSU notes: Barkley, Sanders in the same backfield -- LancasterOnline

Football by day; Pokemon by night -- PennLive

Andrew Nelson looks set at one of the tackle spots...but which one? -- PennLive

Results have to come soon for Franklin, Penn State -- Burlington County Times

Barkley, Sanders, Polk and a big risk-reward return unit -- StateCollege.com

Franklin promises quarterback duel at Penn State -- Philadelphia Inquirer

Confident Lions stay loose, eager for camp -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Tyler Shoop didn't want to leave Penn State after father took job at Tennessee -- Centre Daily Times

BLOG: 2016 Football Media Day -- GoPSUSports.com

McCaffrey inspired Barkley to return kicks -- CBS Sports

Nick Scott relishes new role on Penn State defense -- LancasterOnline

Will new coordinator, new QB fiox ailing Penn State offense? -- CSN Chicago

Is Saquon Barkley already the Big Ten's best back? -- CSN Chicago

Saquon Barkley could see time returning kicks for Penn State -- Centre Daily Times

Matt Limegrover knows the offensive line and loves that Penn State needs him -- PennLive

McSorley, Stevens in healthy competition for quarterback job -- Centre Daily Times

Barkley something special in the making as personality grows -- StateCollege.com

PSU offense needs a game-changing tight end and a chastened Mike Gesicki wants the job -- LancasterOnline

Five things we learned from Penn State's Media Day -- Allentown Morning Call.

SOCCER

PSU women's soccer adds two freshmen to roster -- Centre Daily Times

THURSDAY AUG. 4

Congratulations, Nittany Nation! We have survived the long off-season and now it's time for football once again. Today is Media Day and the headlines center on the 2016 team.

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Lessons learned waiting behind Christian Hackenberg have McSorley, Stevens ready for the job -- Onward State

No longer a redshirt, Juwan Johnson ready to shine -- Onward State

A look inside Joe Moorhead's offense and his path to State College -- PennLive.com

Media Day notebook -- StateCollege.com

Saquon Barkley as a returner? It's more than possible -- Victory Bell Rings

James Franklin: Our coordinators operate like head coaches -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State coaches address Chavis, McSorley, Stevens on Media Day -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Takeaways from Media Day -- ISportsWeb

Penn State eyes quarterback battle into camp -- Daily Collegian

Franklin: McSorley has lead in quarterback battle -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

James Franklin talks position battles, new staff and upcoming season -- Victory Bell Rings

Charles Huff press conference takeaways -- PennLive.com

Takeaways from James Franklin's Media Day press conference -- PennLive.com

Junior College transfer Tyrell Chavis officially listed on Penn State roster -- Centre Daily Times

For the Future (8.3.16) - Roar Lions Roar

Penn State reveals its new locker room -- Centre Daily Times

Pick Six: Pivotal players who could change the Big Ten -- Associated Press

Live from Penn State football media day -- York Daily Record

Players react as new locker room revealed -- StateCollege.com

Penn State Football Schedule 2016: Game-by-game predictions -- Campus Insiders

Penn State's questions for preseason camp -- Daily Collegian

5 storylines facing Penn State entering fall football practice -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Penn State recruiting notes -- PennLive.com

Brailyn Franklin was drawn to the Lions by another pledge, Lions staff and more -- PennLive.com

Alumni

Bryan Scott's story should terrify everyone who loves football -- Philadelphia Inquirer

San Francisco gives Navorro Bowman contract extension -- PennLive.com

Titans sign Tim Shaw to 1-day contract -- Centre Daily Times

WEDNESDAY AUG. 3

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Today's headlines include Brailyn Franklin's commitment to Penn State and former Nittany Lion Adam Breneman's return to the gridiron.

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Brailyn Franklin talks Penn State commitment -- Roar Lions Roar

Plenty of names to know from PennLive's Mid-Penn Media Day -- PennLive.com

AP ranks Penn State No. 12 football program of all-time -- Onward State

Talented linebacker prospect picks Penn State -- Centre Daily Times

Updated recruiting snapshot: PSU class up to No. 20 with addition of Franklin -- PennLive.com

Five storylines heading into camp -- StateCollege.com

Dienhart: Toughest non-con game for each team -- Big Ten Network

Nittany Lions land linebacker Brailyn Franklin -- StateCollege.com

Recruiting Commit Breakdown: LB Brailyn Franklin -- Victory Bell Rings

Oh Hello: VA LB Brailyn Franklin commits to Penn State -- Black Shoe Diaries

CFB Rank Big Ten player spotlight: Penn State's Saquon Barkley -- ESPN.com

Alumni

Breneman headed to UMass for one final shot at football -- StateCollege.com

Former Penn State tight end Adam Breneman announces return to football -- Centre Daily Times

Former Penn State tight end Adam Breneman completes graduate transfer to UMass -- Daily Collegian

Soccer

PSU women's soccer ranked No. 2 in nation -- Centre Daily Times


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