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  1. Brad 'Spider' Caldwell is back at Penn State in a new facilities job at Beaver StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PennLive.com

    Brad "Spider" Caldwell, Penn State's former longtime football equipment manager, is back at the university after a brief retirement and shortened tenure as an administrator at Fair Haven Union High School in Vermont, according to a terrific feature story in Penn State's The Football Letter . A beloved figure within the Penn State community, Caldwell left the university in May after 31 years but reconsidered after running into health problems and, eventually, having a change of heart.

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  2. Offseason to-do list: Penn StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ESPN

    We speed along in our look around the Big Ten at three items each program must address in the months ahead. Up next is the Penn State Nittany Lions : Get the man some protection: We all know Christian Hackenberg can throw the football.

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  3. Penn State positional breakdown: The secondaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PennLive.com

    Penn State cornerback Jordan Lucas, who will be a three-year starter in 2015, should be one of the top defensive backs in the Big Ten in the fall. Joe Hermitt, PennLive.com And they can be better this fall despite the losses of linebacker Mike Hull, defensive ends Deion Barnes and C.J. Olaniyan and safety Adrian Amos.

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  4. Nittany Lions Recognized By AFCA in Academic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Penn State Athetlics

    The American Football Coaches Association has recognized the Penn State Football program for the Nittany Lions' Graduation Success Rate for the 23rd time in the AFCA's annual Academic Achievement Award survey. The honorable mention recognition marks the 23rd time the Nittany Lions have been recognized by the AFCA in the 28 years they have been eligible.

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  5. Penn State Football Morning Briefing: Ficken's Replacement,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Victory Bell Rings

    Dec 27, 2014; Bronx, NY, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions place kicker Sam Ficken kicks the game tying field goal against the Boston College Eagles during the second half of the 2014 Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium. Penn State won 31-30 in overtime.

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  6. Penn State's James Franklin and his 2014 true freshmen -- safety Marcus AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PennLive.com

    Penn State true freshman safety Marcus Allen finished tied for third on the team in tackles despite not taking over as a starting until midway through the regular season. Joe Hermitt, PennLive If you only watched the Nittany Lions' 31-30 overtime victory over Boston College in the Pinstripe Bowl in late December, the answer might be wideout Chris Godwin, who caught seven passes for 140 yards, including a 72-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Christian Hackenberg.

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  7. Penn State's 12 most significant losses from 2014: No. 11 -- RB Zach ZwinakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PennLive.com

    He just didn't have much help at scrimmage from an offensive line that was the team's weakest link. The bruiser was expected to handle a good chunk of the ball-carrying duties for James Franklin's team last season but he never got going, finishing with just a 2.8-yard average before suffering a serious knee injury in the Ohio State loss.

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  8. Penn State football: News and reports from Day 2 of the Senior BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PennLive.com

    Penn State linebacker Mike Hull hits Temple running back Jahad Thomas during the third quarter at Beaver Stadium on November 15, 2014. Penn State beat Temple, 30-13 to improve to 6-4.

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  9. Penn State positional breakdown: The linebackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PennLive.com

    Penn State linebacker Mike Hull, who led the Lions in tackles, was a first-team All-Big Ten choice in 2014. Joe Hermitt, PennLive The Nittany Lions' defense entered the spring of 2014 attempting to replace a very good linebacker and a very good linebackers coach .

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  10. Penn State grad Garry Gilliam takes road less traveled to become NFL playoff sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PennLive.com

    From Harrisburg to Hershey to State College to Seattle, Garry Gilliam took the road less traveled -- perhaps NEVER traveled before -- to become an unlikely difference-maker in the NFL playoffs. Sent away from his Harrisburg home at seven years old, Gilliam attended the Milton Hershey School, where he worked his way into a college scholarship as a two-way football standout at tight end and defensive end.

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  11. Season's best Big Ten players: Nos. 11-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ESPN

    The weeklong countdown of the best players in the Big Ten from 2014 continues with the next set of five, headlined by a trip of linemen. No. 11: Michael Bennett , DT, Ohio State The anchor on the interior for an Ohio State defense that grew into a dominant unit as the season progressed, Bennett played his best as his senior season neared an end.

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  12. What they're (still) saying about Joe Paterno wins restoration; Shareef Miller visiting Penn State this weekend, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PennLive.com

    Today's Penn State football news reveals that lots of people still have lots to say about the NCAA's restoration of Joe Paterno's wins. Those people include more than a few publications that rarely appear in these links posts: The Gleaner, World Magazine, The Evansville Courier and Press, The Virginia Cavalier Daily, NonProfit Quarterly, The Chattanooga Times Free Press and the Tampa Tribune, among others.

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  13. 'The exception': How Ohio State pulled off a rare feat in getting former RB Jonathan Wells...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Cleveland.com

    Not the real Eddie George, but a player who felt like him during practices on the field with with the missing patches of grass, the rusted goal post and blocking sleds that could use a paint job. Jonathan Wells loved George so much that he swapped jerseys for practice.

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  14. Former Penn State Safety Michael Zordich Joins Michigan Coaching StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Onward State

    Former Penn State All-American safety and captain Michael Zordich, Sr. was named Michigan's secondary coach, the team announced Tuesday. Zordich will join newly hired head coach Jim Harbaugh in the now-mighty Big Ten East.

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  15. Penn State Football Postseason Grades: SecondaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Victory Bell Rings

    Dec 27, 2014; Bronx, NY, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions cornerback Jordan Lucas tackles Boston College Eagles wide receiver Dan Crimmins during the first half of the 2014 Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports After a shaky 2013 season, the secondary, under Bob Shoop, responded in a big way.

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  16. Penn State Football position recap: Defensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Isportsweb.com

    One of the most pleasant surprises for Penn State in 2014 was the play of the defensive line, which turned out to be one of the best units in the country. Going into the season the defensive line looked good on paper with pass rush specialist Deion Barnes back and CJ Olaniyan on the opposite end.

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  17. Senior Bowl Day 1 HighlightsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Arrowhead Pride

    Why search all over the web for information about the next big Draft event when I've put them all right here for you? I love mining for information and as football junkies, I'm sure you do too. With the fact that the last two drafts have seen Dorsey select a Senior Bowl superstar in the first round, it would seem to be a safe bet that he will have his eyes focused on the next big thing to come out of Mobile.

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  18. Franklin to Announce 2015 Signing Class at 'The Signature Event' on Feb. 4 in Rec HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Onward State

    For the second-straight year on National Signing Day, Penn State football will host "The Signature Event" to announce the players of the 2015 recruiting class. After holding last year's event in the Bryce Jordan Center, fans can attend for free this year at Rec Hall on Feb. 4. Similiar to last year's "Signature Event" hosted by LaVar Arrington, Franklin will speak about each of member of Penn State's Class of 2015 and the student-athletes who enrolled in classes earlier this month, including four-star offensive tackles Sterling Jenkins and Paris Palmer, as well as three-star dual threat quarterback Tommy Stevens.

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  19. Penn State positional breakdown: The defensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PennLive.com

    Penn State defensive tackle Austin Johnson will team with Anthony Zettel inside to give the Lions one of the top tackle tandems in the country next fall. James Franklin's defensive line is home to the team's biggest strength and arguably its biggest weakness heading into the spring of 2015.

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  20. Penn State football: Donovan Smith's new helmet, Senior Day heights and weights of former LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PennLive.com

    Donovan Smith decided he wanted to enter the NFL Draft rather than return for his senior year at Penn State. He's one of three juniors at this year's Senior Bowl because of it.

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