Defensive lineman Jack Crawford graces the lead page our our annual Young Lions issue. The order deadline for the magazine is Monday.

The October issue of Fight On State the Magazine is about to go to press. This is our annual "Young Lions" special edition, which includes stories on a host of first- and second-year players who figure to make an impact for Penn State in 2009.

You can see a larger copy of the cover of the magazine, featuring sophomore defensive end Jack Crawford, at the bottom of this file.

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So if you are a monthly subscriber, consider upgrading to an annual pass now. You will save money over the course of the year and get the award-winning glossy magazine everyone is talking about. But you must order by midnight Monday to receive the Young Lions special edition. Any money paid toward a monthly subscription will be counted toward your annual pass.

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In the meantime, here is some of what you will find in our next issue, which will mail next week:

London Calling
Keen to continue his quick rise, sophomore defensive end Jack Crawford is a one-man British Invasion

Lest He Forget
Brandon Ware carries a tattoo as a reminder of where he came from and where he's going

Different Paths
DeOn'tae Pannell and Matt Stankiewitch went their separate ways for a year before reuniting as projected starters on the offensive line

Filling Out
A.J. Price hopes to grow into a prominent role in the Penn State passing game this season

Head for the Game
Hard-hitting cornerback D'Anton Lynn has been around the highest levels of football his entire life

Hits & Misses
Looking back at the Young Lions from our 2008 issue

Where are They Now?
Catching up with the first group of Young Lions who were featured in FOS

Photo of the Month
A group of newcomers receives the poster treatment in this month's issue

Sudden Six
Six true freshmen to keep an eye on during the 2009 season

Unfinished Business
Unwilling to end his career on the sideline, injury-plagued tight end Brennan Coakley gets back in the game

Thinking Big
Aiming high has helped diminutive Jeremy Boone emerge as one of the nation's top punters

Playing it Cool
Collin Wagner looks to win Penn State's vacant place-kicker position by maintaining his composure

Low Profile
Long snapper Andrew Pitz is content not to be the Nittany Lions' center of attention

Oh Brother!
Family ties help lead high school standout Taran Buie to State College and, ultimately, Penn State

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